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Seattle, Washington, USA


Seattle is a West Coast seaport city and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the third largest port in North America in terms of container handling as of 2015.

The Seattle area was previously inhabited by Native Americans for at least 4,000 years before the first permanent European settlers. Arthur A. Denny and his group of travelers, subsequently known as the Denny Party, arrived from Illinois via Portland, Oregon, on the schooner Exact at Alki Point on November 13, 1851. The settlement was moved to the eastern shore of Elliott Bay and named “Seattle” in 1852, after Chief Si’ahl of the local Duwamish and Suquamish tribes.

Logging was Seattle’s first major industry, but by the late-19th century, the city had become a commercial and shipbuilding center as a gateway to Alaska during the Klondike Gold Rush. By 1910, Seattle was one of the 25 largest cities in the country. However, the Great Depression severely damaged the city’s economy. Growth returned during and after World War II partially due to the local Boeing company, which established Seattle as a center for aircraft manufacturing. Seattle is also home to several colleges and universities, most notably the University of Washington, located in the University District northeast of downtown. The Seattle area developed as a technology center beginning in the 1980s, with companies like Microsoft becoming established in the region. In 1994, Internet retailer Amazon was founded in Seattle. The stream of new software, biotechnology, and Internet companies led to an economic revival, which increased the city’s population by almost 50,000 between 1990 and 2000.

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Dates Event (Location) Organizer‚ Host or Participant
5/25 Memorial Day
7/4 Indepenence Day
7/31 Summer Concert – Creme Tangerine Northgate Community Center
8/? Seattle Seafair (Lake Washington) Seafair
8/7 Music Concert – Anzanga Marinmba Band Northgate Community Center
8/21 Summer Concert – Casper Babypants Northgate Community Center
9/7 Labor Day
9/? Lake Union Boats Afloat Show Northwest Yacht Brokers Assoc
9/18-20 Fremont Oktoberfest Bold Hat Productions
9/19-27 Celebrate on the Lake Center for Wooden Boats
9/26 Autism Speaks Walk Autism Speaks
9/26 PNW Fleet Annual Gen Mtg Classic Yacht Assoc
9/26-27 Wooden Boat Festival Classic Yacht Assoc
10/31 Run Scared 5K Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
11/27-28 Seattle Scotch & Beer Fest Bold Hat Productions
12/1-3 Pacific Marine Expo (Workboats) Pacific Marine Expo
1/29-2/6 Seattle Boat Show Northwest Marine Trade Assoc
TBD Opening Day of Boating Classic Yacht Assoc
TBD Annual Bell Harbor Cruise Tollycraft Boating Club
5/31 Memorial Day
TBD Classic Weekend at Bell Harbor Marina Classic Yacht Assoc
TBD Get Out & Boat Fest Northwest Yacht Brokers Assoc
7/4 Indepenence Day
7/17 Seafair Milk Carton Derby Seattle Seafair
8/6-8 Seattle Seafair Races & Air Shows Seattle Seafair
9/6 Labor Day
TBD Lake Union Boats Afloat Show Northwest Yacht Brokers Assoc
9/25-26 Lake Union Wooden Boat Festival Center for Wooden Boats
TBD Pacific Marine Expo (Workboats) Pacific Marine Expo
5/30 Memorial Day
7/4 Indepenence Day
9/5 Labor Day

Sightseeing, Entertainment, Recreation, etc.

  • Tour Boats
  • Duck Boat Tours
  • Sightseeing Buses
  • Charter Boats
  • Fishing Boats
  • Fishing
  • Dive Boats
  • Diving
  • Whale Watching
  • Charters
  • Rentals: Boats, Equipment (Skis, Boards, Tubes, Diving Gear)
  • Boat Races
  • Locks
  • Parks
  • Zoos
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Resorts, Hotels, Motels, B&B’s, Hostels, RV Parks, Camping Parks, etc.

Food & Drink
Fine Dining, Restaurants, Cafes, Diners, Fast Food, Delis, Bars, Coffee Shops, etc.

Groceries & Sundries
Grocery Stores, Convenience Stores, etc.

  • Pike Place Market (Downtown)

Banks, Credit Unions, ATMs, etc.

  • Bank of America
  • Chase Bank
  • US Bank

Taxis, Limousines, Car Rentals, Buses, Trolleys, Trains, AIrports, etc.

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Medical Care
911 (Emergency), Medics, Hospitals, Clinics, MDs, Pharmacies, etc.

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Public Safety
911 (Emergency), Law Enforcement (Police), Fire-Rescue, USCG, etc.

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Port of Entry
US Customs, etc.

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Boating Organizations
Yacht Clubs, Sailing Clubs, CGAux Flotillas, US Power Squadrons, Boating Schools, etc.

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Boat Moorage
Anchorages, Marinas (Guest Docks, Fuel, Water, Waste Pump-Outs), etc.

  • Elliott Bay Marina (Elliott Bay)
  • Shilshole Marina (Shilshole)

Boat Supplies, Storage, Transport, Refitting & Repair
Marine Supply (West Marine, Overton’s, Cabela’s), Boat & Engine Parts, Machine Shops, Auto Parts, Hardware Stores, Boat Storage Yards, Racks & Stacks, Vessel Transport, Tugs, Tow Boats, Launch Ramps, Slipways, Railways, Drydocks, Elevators, Hoists, Cranes, Travel Lifts, Fork Lifts, Boatyards, Riggers, Refitting & Repair Facilities, etc.

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Boat Production
Boat Designers, Boatbuilders, Boatbuilding Material & Equipment Suppliers.

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Boat Marketing
Boat Dealers, Yacht Brokers,

Marine Surveyors
Yachts & Small Craft, Systems, Cargo, Loss Investigators, Expert Witnesses.

Boat Titles & Vessel Registry
State License Agents, Vessel Title Companies,

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Marine Insurance
Brokers, Agents, Claims.

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Admiralty Law, Insurance Law, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Consumer Protection.

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3.1.1 – Boat Shows: United States.
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3.3.1 – Boat Dealers & Yacht Brokers: United States.

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4.2.1 – Marine Surveyors: United States.

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7.3.1 – Insurance Agencies: United States.

8.1 – Boat Transport by Sea.
8.1.1 – Piggyback.
8.1.2 – Delivery Skippers & Crews.
8.1.3 – Towing (Tugs, Towboats,+).
8.2 – Boat Transport Over Land.
8.2.1 – Boat Transporters (by type and size).

9.1 – Hoists: Countries by Regions (Slipways, Railways, Drydocks, Elevators, Cranes, Lifts,+).
9.1.1 – Hoists: United States.
9.2 – Launch Ramps: Countries by Regions (Public & Private).
9.2.1 – Launch Ramps: United States.

10.1 – Moorage & Storage Builders (Moorings, Marinas, Docks, Racks, Stacks, Lifts, RxR,+).
10.2 – Anchorages: Countries by Regions.
10.2.1 – Anchorages: United States.
10.3 – Marinas: Countries by Regions.
10.3.1 – Marinas: United States.
10.4 – Yards, Racks & Stacks: Countries by Regions.
10.4.1 – Yards, Racks & Stacks: United States.

12.1 – Events: Countries by Regions (Festivals, Rendezvous, Cruises, Races, Derbies,+).
12.1.1 – Events: United States.
12.2 – Destinations: Countries by Regions (Anchorages, Docks, Attractions, Food, Lodging,+).
12.2.1 – Destinations: United States.
12.3 – Weather & Tides (Sun & Moon, Rise & Set).
12.4 – Boat Rentals & Charters (Kayaks, PWCs, Pontoon, Fishing, Barefoot, Crewed,+).
12.4.1 – Boat Rentals & Charters: Countries by Regions. – Boat Rentals & Charters: United States.

15.1 – Refitters: Countries by Regions (Shipyards, Boatyards, Riggers, Shops,+).
15.1.1 – Refitters: United States.

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