Friday, March 25, 2011
The Foss Harbor Marina in partnership with Foss Waterway Seaport is excited to announce “Salty Dock Days,” a new, free open-to-the-public event on Saturday, June 11th 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 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 (253) 272-4404 located at 821 Dock Street, Tacoma, WA 98402, or the Foss Waterway Seaport (253) 272-2750, ext. 106 located at 705 Dock Street, Tacoma, WA 98402. Public parking will be available at the Republic Parking lot south of the Dock Building at 535 Dock Street or in the Republic Parking lot south of the 11th Street Bridge on Dock Street. More event specific information will be announced as the date grows closer. Visit http://www.fossharbormarina.com/blog.html for more details or http://www.facebook.com/fossharbor .