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Foss Waterway to be site for new festival in June

Post by Jeff Mayor / The News Tribune on March 25, 2011 at 3:22 pm |
March 25, 2011 3:22 pm

The Foss Harbor Marina, in partnership with Foss Waterway Seaport, this afternoon announced the creation of Salty Dock Days, a new public event to be held June 11 at Foss Harbor Marina in downtown Tacoma.

Held on National Marina Day, Salty Dock Days will celebrate all the recreational opportunities marinas provide on the nation’s waterways by offering live music; food; boater education classes, speakers, and safety demonstrations; a Saturday Night outdoor movie (weather permitting); and visiting historic vessels.

A special feature, according to a press release, will be Foss Waterway Seaport’s opening of a new exhibit, an extensive collection of maritime artifacts from the legendary, nostalgic steamboat era on Puget Sound.

Guest moorage can be reserved by contacting Foss Harbor Marina at 253-272-4404 or the Foss Waterway Seaport at 253-272-2750, Ext. 106.

More event specific information will be announced as the date grows closer. For more details, click here or click here.

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