Jan. 1:Ratt Island Messabout, Port Townsend

Jan. 7:Beaver Creek Messabout

Jan. 11-15:Portland Boat Show

Jan. 21:Lincoln Street Kayak & Canoe Museum Field Trip, Portland


Feb. 1-5:Vancouver International Boat Show

Feb. 3-11:Seattle Boat Show

Feb. 4:Fern Ridge Dam Closing Party, Orchard Point Park

Feb. 4:Race to Alaska Tailgate Party, at the Seattle Boat Show

Feb. 9:National Pizza Day

Feb. 11:Video Messabout, Albany

Feb. 11:Charleston Crab Feed

Feb. 17-26:The Worldwide Classic Boat Show, on the Web

Feb. 24:Columbia River Maritime Museum Field Trip, Astoria

Feb. 24-26:Annual Fisher Poets Gathering, Astoria


Mar. 10:International Bagpipe Day

Mar. 11:She Tells Sea Tales, Port Townsend

Mar. 17:Columbia River Maritime Museum Field Trip, Astoria

Mar. 25:Season Opener Messabout, Triangle Lake


Apr. 1:Marine Thrift Swap Meet, Port Townsend

Apr. 14-16:Toledo Spring Messabout

Apr. 15:Depoe Bay Wooden Boat Show and Crab Feed

Apr. 15:R2AK & SEVENTY48 Application Deadline

Apr. 22:McKenzie River Wooden Boat Festival, Nimrod

Apr. 29:Yaquina Bay Spring Regatta, Newport

Apr. 29:Fisheries Supply Swap Meet, Seattle


May 6:Opening Day of Boating Season Celebration, Port Townsend

May 6:Opening Day of Boating Season Celebration, Seattle

May 11-14:Wooden Canoe Heritage Assoc. NW Spring Meet, Camp Bishop, Wash.

May 13:Pull and be Damned Small Boat Messabout, Anacortes

May 13-14:Olympia Wooden Boat Fair

May 18-20:Anacortes Boat & Yacht Show Featuring Trawlerfest

May 18-22:Big Lagoon Messabout, Humboldt County, Calif.

May 19:Wear Your Life Jacket to Work Day

May 19-21:Fern Ridge Lake Spring Small Boat Messabout, near Eugene

May 20:Derring-Do Dinghy Dash, Orchard Point Park

May 20:Sammamish Slough Mini Steam Meet, Kenmore

May 21:Coot Conception Day

May 21-27:National Safe Boating Week

May. 22:National Maritime Day

May 26-28:Montague Harbour Small Boat Rendezvous, Galiano Is., BC


Jun. 2:Seventy48 Pre-Funk & Start, Tacoma

Jun. 3:Learn to Row Day

Jun. 3-4:Port Townsend Classic Mariners' Regatta

Jun. 4:Race to Alaska Pre-Race Ruckus, Port Townsend

Jun. 5:Race to Alaska Stage 1 Start, Port Townsend

Jun. 8:Race to Alaska Stage 2 Start, Victoria

Jun. 9-11:Klamath Lake Steam Meet, Klamath Falls

Jun. 9-11:South Sound Traditional Inuit Kayak Symposium, Twanoh St. Pk.

Jun. 17:Floating Feast, Orchard Point Park

Jun. 23-25:Columbia River Summer Solstice Messabout, Cathlamet

Jun. 24:Single Handed Races, Fern Ridge Reservoir

Jun. 24-25:RiversWest Family Boat Build, Portland


Jul. 4:Lighted Boat Parade, Fern Ridge Reservoir

Jul. 7-9:Sucia Island Small Boat Rendezvous

Jul. 8:Hagg Lake Messabout near Forest Grove

Jul. 14-16:Pacific City Dory Days

Jul. 20-27:The Salish 100, Olympia to Port Townsend

Jul. 22:Jack & Jill Fun Races, Fern Ridge Reservoir

Jul. 27-Aug. 2:The Barefoot Raid, Fanny Bay to Quadra Island

Jul. 29:Pocket Yacht Palooza, Port Townsend

Jul. 29-30:Great Oregon Steam-Up, Brooks

Jul. 30-Aug 1:Pocket Yacht Palooza Crooza


Aug. 5-6:Great Oregon Steam-Up, Weekend 2, Brooks

Aug. 5-6:Drayton Harbor Days Festival, Blaine

Aug. 7:National Lighthouse Day

Aug. 9-12:Astoria Regatta

Aug. 10:National Lazy Day

Aug. 11-13:NW Steam Society 50th Annual Meet, Blaine

Aug. 12:Poker Run & Meteor Shower Raft Up, Fern Ridge Reservoir

Aug. 12:Astoria Regatta Boat Parade

Aug. 12:Cathlamet Wooden & Classic Boat Show

Aug. 18-20:Port of Toledo Wooden Boat Show

Aug. 19:Oregon Coots TSCA Annual Meeting, Toledo

Aug. 27:Lake Oswego Antique and Collector Car & Wooden Boat Show


Sep. 1-3:Victoria Classic Boat Festival

Sep. 1-3:Olympia Harbor Days

Sep. 5:Deer Harbor Wooden Boat Rendezvous, Orcas Island

Sep. 8-10:Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival

Sep. 9-10:Mill-Luck Salmon Celebration & Tribal Canoe Races, North Bend

Sep. 13-17:Wooden Canoe Heritage Assoc. NW Fall Meet, Manning Park, BC

Sep. 16:Dipsy-Doodle Dinghy Dash & Floating Feast, Richardson Park

Sep. 19:International Talk Like a Pirate Day

Sep. 19-21:Lake Ozette Trailerable Boat Gathering

Sep. 22-24:Fall Messabout, Cathlamet

Sep: 22-24:Lake Union Wooden Boat Festival, Seattle

Sep. 23:Snohomish River Delta Mini Meet


Oct. 13-15:Oregon Coast Messabout, Florence

Oct. 28:Yaquina River Halloween Float


Nov. 25:Yaquina River After Thanksgiving Float


Dec. 3:Phil Bolger's Birthday

Dec. 28:Flounder's Day

Dec. 28:Flounder's Day Feast, West Salem