Greet the Season


Saturday, November 25, 2017

10am to 5pm (Virginia V 10am to 6pm)

    Join the partners of Lake Union Park for a one-of-a-kind family-oriented holiday event! Greet the Season at Lake Union Park features activities for all ages, including toy boat building, cookie decorating, crafts, and music performances!

    The event opens at 10am and there are activities throughout the day.


    • Open Ships & Dockside Tours
    • Live Music
    • Toy Boat Building
    • Cookie Decorating

    Lake Union Park Partners:

    • Museum of History and Industry (MOHAI)
    • The Center for Wooden Boats (CWB)
    • Virginia V
    • Arthur Foss
    • Lightship 83 Swiftsure
    • Seattle Fireboat Duwamish
    • Tordenskjold
    • M/V Lotus


    • 10am - 5pm, Regular admission to the museum. Bring new socks to donate to a local homeless shelter, Immanuel Community Services, and receive $2 off regular-price MOHAI admission.
    • 10am - 5 pm, Make greeting cards for mariners with Puget Sound Maritime
    • 10am - 5 pm, Tea light snowman craft
    • 11am, Dunava Women’s Choir
    • 11am, 1pm, and 3pm, Tin lantern making. 12 spots per session, cost is $5 per lantern. Register at MOHAI admissions desk. Adult supervision is required.
    • 12pm, Gansango-performance and dance workshop
    • 1pm, Path with Art Choir
    • 2pm, Pratidhwani-performance and dance workshop
    • 3pm, Syncopation Dance-performance and dance workshop
    • 4pm, Aztec Rhythm Band

    The Center for Wooden Boats

    • 10am - 4pm, Build a toy boat to take home!

    Virginia V

    • 10am – 6pm, Open ship (free hot drinks, snacks, and ship tours)
    • 10am – 6pm, Maritime Folknet presents live music
    • 10am – 5pm, Maritime Folknet presents holiday crafts & coloring
    • 10am – 5pm, Discovery Modelers Education Center presents signal flag making
    • 10am, Marek Skoczylas, learn a tune on the keyboard or sing along
    • 12pm, Common Ground Choir Academy, contemporary holiday music
    • 1pm, Bellevue Youth Choirs, joyful choral singing
    • 2pm, Strikes A Bell, big chantey sound filled with harmonies
    • 3pm, Tania Opland & Mike Freeman, acoustic world music
    • 4pm, William Pint & Felicia Dale, songs of sea and solstice
    • 5pm, The Whateverly Brothers, nautical and holiday fun

    Arthur Foss

    • 12pm - 5pm, Tugboat Cookie Decorating


    • 10am - 5pm, Open Ship

    Lightship 83 Swiftsure

    • 10am - 5pm, Open Ship

    Seattle Fireboat Duwamish

    • 10am - 5pm, Open Ship

    M/V Lotus

    • 10am - 5pm, Open Ship