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The Seattle Ice Cream Cruise (also called the Sunday Ice Cream Cruise) is a little boat ride offered by the Seattle Ferry Service.

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The captain narrates this Seattle Lake Union cruise to explain a bit about the history of Seattle and the sights you’ll see.

When he’s not talking, you’ll jam out to oldies music! It’s a short boat ride on a small boat perfect for exploring Seattle with kids! 

Where is the Sunday Ice Cream Cruise Located?

They are next to the Museum of History and Industry clock at South Lake Union Park. You’ll see a sandwich board sign with balloons on it. That’s where you’ll line up to board.

Photo of the Seattle Ice Cream Cruise sign outside of MOHAI on Lake Union in Seattle, WA #seattleboat #seattlecruise #lakeunion #southlakeunion #seattleactivites #seattleboatride #pnw #pacificnorthwest

When Can I Go?

The Seattle Ice Cream Cruise is available year-round on Sundays on the hour from 11am-5pm. Yes, even during rain/snow.

Personally, you can’t beat cruising around Seattle in the summer, but I think it would be fun to do it in the fall/winter and sip hot chocolate!

How Long is this Seattle Boat Ride?

The Sunday Ice Cream Cruise in Seattle is about 45-50 minutes long, which is perfect for families with little kids.

What Will I See?

This Seattle boat ride takes you past Gasworks Park, Dale Chihuly’s glass studio, Ivar’s Salmon House, Seattle floating homes (including the Sleepless in Seattle houseboat), and more.

Plus, you can see seaplanes, kayaks, and lots of other boats!

Photo of Seattle floating homes on Lake Union in Washington State. #floatinghome #houseboat #seattle #seattlewa #lakeunion #southlakeunion

How Much Does it Cost?

The Sunday Ice Cream Cruise in Seattle is cash/check only.

  • Adults: $12
  • Seniors: $11
  • Kids 5-13: $8
  • Kids under 5: $3

What’s the Seating Situation Onboard?

On the top deck, there is bench seating. We also saw a few chairs scattered around. There are some adorable painted chairs inside, if you want to be indoors.

Photo of a dad and sons on the Seattle Ice Cream Cruise on Lake Union, which is a fun thing to do in Seattle in Summer. #seattleboat #seattleactivities #seattlewithkids #seattlefamily

What Type of Ice Cream is Available?

When we were there in August 2018, they had Haagen-Daz bars, ice cream sandwiches, traditional root beer floats, chocolate root beer floats, orange Crush floats, and Strawberry soda floats. They were $2-5 each.

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Do They Have Anything Besides Ice Cream?

They have chips, coffee, soda, and hot chocolate available. They might have other items available in cooler weather.

What if it Rains?

There’s an indoor space inside the Seattle boat that is set up with chessboards, checkers, and other fun games. Plus, you can still grab a treat and look out the window!

Or, wear a rain jacket and enjoy the views from the top deck!

Photo of a board game area inside the Seattle Ice Cream Cruise on Lake Union in Seattle, WA. Riding a boat is a fun thing to do in Seattle with kids. #boardgames #boat #boatlife #seattleboat #seattlecruise #lakeunion #seattlewithkids #seattleattractions #seattleactivity #seattletourism

Where Should I Park?

Parking on Sundays is FREE! So, you can try your luck at any of the street parking nearby. There were quite a few spots available in the lot West of South Lake Union Park. Just check to see if the pedestrian bridge is down, or you’ll need to walk around the long way.

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Seattle Ice Cream Cruise Tips for Families

Show up early.

The boat seating is limited to 45 people, I believe. Since you don’t book your tickets ahead of time, it’s first come first served. Arriving 20 minutes early would be good.

For our cruise in August, they turned a few people away who had to wait for the next cruise.

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There are 2 restrooms on board. They have an electric foot pedal to flush and the Captain stated that kids have a hard time with them.

So, you might go potty before you go (there are restrooms at the Cafe nearby.)

They don’t have credit card machines, so you’ll need to pay cash or check for your tickets and any treats you’d like.

Check to make sure you have enough before boarding, especially if you’ve promised your kids ice cream!

KNOW WHAT YOU WANT BEFORE YOU ORDER

The line for ice cream gets long and it takes awhile to make the orders (especially the floats.) Don’t be the person who holds up the line debating what you want to order.

It helps them if you already know what you want so they aren’t standing there waiting. And the people behind you in line will appreciate it!

BRING WET WIPES

Maybe it’s just my kids, but the second they start eating ice cream, it’s all over their hands, faces, hair, clothes, etc.

Bring lots of wet wipes to thoroughly scrub them down after their treats. They have garbage cans on board. This will be a lot easier than taking them to the restroom.

The stairs to get up to the top deck are steep. We had our kids turn around and go down them like a ladder. This felt a lot safer.

What Else to Do at Lake Union Park

Lake Union Park is in an awesome location just to hang around with kids. There’s a little beach where you can play in the water. Plus, lots of grassy area to run around!

We love watching the seaplanes take off and land. And of course, watching the boats!

Photo of the toy boats available through the Center for Wooden Boats at Lake Union Park in Seattle, WA. #pnw #lakeunion #lakeunionpark #toyboats #miniatureboats #seattlewa #pacificnorthwest #thingstodoinseattle

My kids have been obsessed with the little toy boats since they played with them at Jardin du Luxembourg in Paris last year.

We were THRILLED to discover that the Center for Wooden Boats has them available to borrow for a $5 suggested donation at the pond right at South Lake Union Park. Find out more about the pond boat sailing here .

MUSEUM OF HISTORY AND INDUSTRY

The Museum of History and Industry (MOHAI) has been at their Lake Union location for a few years now. It’s focused a lot on Seattle history, from the pioneer days until today!

This is where you’ll find the famous Rainier “R” sign, a Boeing B-1 plane, and more! Kids ages 14 and under are free and MOHAI is free every first Thursday of the month.

Their next traveling exhibit is all about World War I in America (September 1, 2018 – February 10, 2019.) And if you are a genealogy nut like me, you can access their on-site research library to discover photos, books, movies, newspaper clippings, etc.

CHECK OUT OTHER BOATS

The Center for Wooden Boats offers free boat rides every Sunday. It’s also based on a first come first served system.

Sign-ups start at 10am. When we arrived at 10:30am, the line wrapped around the building. They can only accommodate 200 people total, so if you’d like to do this, plan to arrive early to get in line. Or at least, drop off one person to wait in line to sign up. You can find out more here .

If you go in the summer, bring a change of clothes and play a bit at their splash pad! It’s basically just water shooting up from the concrete, but it’s the perfect way to cool off in the summer heat!

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Thursday 9th of August 2018

This is SO fun! My kids would like this and I don't think it would make me seasick. Plus...ice cream!! :D I'm adding this to my PNW road trip list!

marciecheung

Yes, the boat doesn't really rock or anything! I get motion sick, but didn't feel a thing!

Seattle is such a beautiful spot! I day dream of moving tot he area.

We LOVE it here!

I actually just heard about that but haven't done it yet! I need to add it to my list.

It's really cute and so affordable!

Wednesday 8th of August 2018

Thanks for all of the info. I've actually had this on my radar for a couple of years but, honestly, didn't even know where it was. Ha, ha. Good thing you mentioned it was cash only because would have shown up thinking they would take a card.

Yes! I'm glad they had balloons or we might have missed it!

Diana Tidswell

This sounds like a lot of fun and such a nice place to spend your weekends with your kids and I am sure they will like it.

They really liked seeing the floating homes!

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Seattle Ice Cream Cruise on Lake Union

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People enjoy the Seattle Ice Cream Tour on Lake Union

Are you looking for something fun to do on Sunday? Well, you’ve come to the right place. We have the perfect suggestion for you — hop aboard the Seattle ice cream cruise on Lake Union!

The Seattle ice cream cruise (operated by the Seattle Ferry Service) happens every Sunday March through October, and on Saturday during the summer (June 17-August 26). The cruise launches from South Lake Union Park (near the northeast corner of the Museum of History and Industry). Departures take place between 11am-3pm on the hour. There are no reservations, so show up early to make sure you’re not left behind. Tickets are $18 for adults, $13 for kids 3-12, and $5 for children 2 and under.

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NOTE: The price of admission on the Seattle ice cream cruise does NOT include ice cream. That means you have to pay $2-$4 for one of the treats on board (if you want them). We had ice cream sandwiches on our cruise but the captain was really pushing their “famous” chocolate root beer floats. I guess we’ll have to try those next time. The cruise also offers tomato soup,  hot chocolate, and coffee in the non-summer months.

The 45-minute Seattle ice cream cruise is a fun, fully narrated tour around Lake Union. Among other sights, you will see where William Boeing built his first airplane, Dale Chihuly ‘s Lake Union studio, Gas Works Park , and many of the houseboats on Lake Union, including the houseboat from Sleepless in Seattle .

Sleepless in Seattle house boat Seattle Ice Cream Cruise

INSIDER TIP: Since the ferry travels around Lake Union in a counter-clockwise direction, you’ll want to sit on right (starboard) side of the boat for the best views. The only time you’ll want to be on the left side is when you make the short trek down the Montlake Cut (Ivar’s Salmon House and Dale Chihuly’s studio are on the left).

Like I mentioned, cruise is narrated (with some funky music mixed in). The captain does a great job of keeping the tour humorous (often yelling “We have ice cream!” at passing boats), but he’s also very informative. There’s so much history on Lake Union that Tove and I didn’t know about (and we’ve lived in this area for much of our lives). It was really fun to get an even better understanding of our area.

If you can’t make the Seattle ice cream cruise on Sunday, the Seattle Ferry Service also offers an hour-long Friday brown bag lunch and Saturday lake cruise during the summer (beginning the first Friday of June and running through the first weekend in September). Tickets are a little more expensive for adults on those cruises ($15 instead of $11), but kids ride for the same price as the Sunday tour.

A father and his two kids enjoy the Seattle Ice Cream Cruise.

I’m a firm believer that there’s nothing better than being on the water. Add ice cream, sights and history to the mix, and you have a winning recipe for an awesome Sunday. We recommend the Seattle ice cream cruise to tourists and locals alike. It’s a fun adventure that will send you on your way quickly, so you can run along to the next fun thing in Seattle.

Have you ever been on the Seattle ice cream cruise? What did you think of the tour? We would love to hear from you! Please leave your comments below or connect with us on Twitter , Facebook and Instagram . Don’t forget to also check out Seattle Bloggers for more fun things to do and see around the Puget Sound!

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Climb aboard the Fremont Avenue at Lake Union Park for the Ice Cream Cruise. Every hour on the hour we set out on a 45-minute trip around Seattle’s Lake Union, for a narrated tour of this unique and vibrant waterway. Eat ice cream, enjoy the views and learn about:

  • The birthplace of the Boeing Company
  • Turning an old powerplant into a biotech research center
  • A shipyard that has been working for over 100 years
  • The busiest drawbridge in the world
  • Turning an old gas plant into one of Seattle’s favorite parks
  • The unique lifestyle in Seattle’s floating home communities

Informal, fun, family friendly and dog friendly. Ice cream is optional, but highly encouraged! Departing on the hour from Lake Union Park, next to the Museum of History and Industry.  Click here for directions .

Sunday–Year Round

Boarding on Sundays is on a first-come-first-aboard basis, with no reservations or advance tickets. Please form a line behind our sign. Tickets are purchased on board and you can pre-pay for concession items. We accept cash, cards and, of course, gift cards and certificates.

Summer schedule through September 3: sailings at 11:00 a.m., noon, 1:00 p.m., 2:00, 3:00, 4:00 and 5:00.

We are limited to 42 passengers by our Coast Guard certificate

Saturday–Summer only

The Saturday Ice Cream Cruise starts June 17, 2023 and runs through August 26

Saturday sailings at 11:00, 12:00, 1:00.

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“I scream, you scream!” The ice cream season may have hit Seattle a bit early this year, but since July is National Ice Cream Month, it deserves a little extra celebration. We couldn’t think of a better way to cheer for ice cream than by booking passage on the Seattle Ferry Sunday Ice Cream Cruise. It’s a little bit sightseeing, a little bit maritime history and a whole lot of souped-up floats and ice cream goodies to help you stay cool on a hot day. Read on for the scoop.

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Ship Shape Captain Larry Kezner has been navigating the waters of Lake Union on the Sunday Ice Cream Cruise for over 15 years. During this time, slurping chocolate root beer floats aboard the M/V Freemont Avenue has gained a kind of kitsch status reserved for funky only-in-Seattle activities, like visiting bridge trolls and leaving gooey somethings behind on the gum wall. So whether you’re looking for a new family adventure, have some guests in from out of town or just want an excuse to eat ice cream (on the water!), this is definitely the place to do it.

Bon Voyage! The Sunday Ice Cream Cruise boards right outside of MOHAI on Lake Union. You can’t miss the colorful balloons that mark the dock entrance. And on weekends families can expect to find plenty of free parking spots in the lot west of the lake. Be sure to get there on the earlier side to snag one, and plan a few extra minutes of walking time as the footbridge that connects the two is currently closed.

During the 45-minute cruise around the lake, Captain Larry treats passengers to enticing little tidbits about some iconic Seattle sights, like Gas Works park, Dale Chihuly’s studio and of course, the Sleepless in Seattle houseboat. Whether you’ve seen them before or are checking out these well-known hot spots for the first time, enjoying them atop this passenger ferry, root beer float in hand, is all part of the fun. As is the ice cream served inside. The ship’s interior is reminiscent of an old soda shop, with colorful half-moon tables and painted chairs lining the walls, and what looks like antique stained glass letting in light from above. Chess and checkers pieces are set up on painted boards all set to play, so you and your sidekick can have a wicked match while cruising around Lake Union.

Sweet Treats As for cool treats, they serve up plenty once the ship leaves the dock. The chocolate root beer float is what they’re known for, but you can get a traditional one too, as well as an orange dreamsicle or strawberry cream just like grandma used to make. There are plenty of ice cream truck faves for the Littles to choose from (think drumsticks and ice cream sammies), in case fizzy soda tickles too much. And the prices won’t break the bank. Plan to spend between $2-$4 for each treat.

Stay and Play We love any activity that maximizes playtime and this cruise is poised to do that. There’s tons to see and do before or after your trip, so you can make a day of it. A visit to MOHAI  is a no-brainer (and not just because of the A/C). They’ve got some mighty cool exhibits for the kidlets to explore while you chill out. Or check out the boats on loan from the Center for Wooden Boats. Each weekend between 11 a.m.-2 p.m. they bring out about ten beautifully crafted wooden boats for passers-by to test out on the South Lake Union Boat Pond  ($5 suggested donation). Race ‘em, time ‘em, let them float leisurely along. Any way your littlest mate plays will be time well spent on the water. The spray park at Lake Union Park  is another splashtastic way to spend a sunny day here. Pack a swimsuit and some sunscreen in the diaper bag for this added maritime adventure.

photo: Allison Sutcliffe  

Good to Know: 1. The cruise is walk-on only, which makes it an easy spur-of-the-moment Sunday family adventure.

2. It’s cash or check only for both passage and frozen goodies, so bring some green on this trip.

3. If you can’t make the Sunday cruise, Captain Larry sets sail on Fridays and Saturdays too, for a 60-minute Lake Union and Portage Bay cruise that’s a little different from the Sunday sundae cruise.

4. BYO food gets a green light from Captain Larry. Pack a lunch or a light snack to level out the blood sugars after all that yummy ice cream.

Seattle Ferry Service (just west of MOHAI on Lake Union) 860 Terry Ave. N. Seattle, Wa 98109 Online: seattleferryservice.com

When: Sundays, departing on the hour from 11 a.m.–5 p.m. Cost: $11/Adults; $10/Seniors; $7/Kids (5-13); 5 & under $2

Do you plan to take a Sunday Ice Cream Cruise this summer? Already been? Tell us about your experience in the Comments below.

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My family and I were in Seattle for a wedding and I believe my mom across this gem being advertised in either a newspaper or a magazine . We had a great time and it was an affordable way to get onto the water and something everyone of all ages could do. I love checking out houseboats, being on the water, and ice cream, so it was a win win for me!  The Captain did a fun tour of Lake Union and an interesting history of his boat.  The views were great and we all had a blast.  

If I remember correctly it was a small operation, there were only 2 crew members - one person driving and one selling ice cream. It’s about a 45 minute cruise. It only takes place on Sundays. 

From their website : "Directions to Sunday Ice Cream Cruise From the Mercer Exit on Interstate 5, bear right. At the first light turn left. Turn right at Terry Street. Watch for signs and balloons. The m/v Fremont Avenue will be moored just to the MOHAI Museum of History and Industry in S. Lake Union Park."

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Captain Mike Luis and the crew look forward to helping you enjoy your time on the water.

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Captain Mike Luis learned to sail on Lake Washington when he was eight years old, and has been on the local waters ever since. He served two years as Chief Boatswain of the Sea Scout Ship Argo, based on Mercer Island, and has owned and sailed a number of boats since then. Captain Mike holds a U.S. Coast Guard 100-ton Inland Master’s License, with endorsements for sailing and emergency towing.

Before taking over the Fremont Avenue, Captain Mike had a long career in politics and public policy. He currently serves as a councilmember in the city of Medina, on Lake Washington, and previously served a term as Mayor. He is also a historian, and author of several community history books, as well as Century 21 City , an economic history of the Seattle area.

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Erika, our lead crew member, has served aboard the Fremont Avenue since 2015. Erika is responsible for safety in the cabin, handling lines during docking and selling tickets and concessions. She is a local native, grew up on boats in the area, and currently attends Western Washington University in Bellingham.

Cruise Director Andrea

Andrea joined the crew in 2021, working charters and the Ice Cream Cruise. Andrea grew up sailing and fishing the local waters aboard the Fury. She currently attends the University of Washington.

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Yeoman Flora

Flora joins the crew this year, filling in on charters and helping Captain Mike keep the operation running smoothly. Flora is an area native who has cruised the local waters extensively. She attends Dartmouth College.

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Chief Yarn Spinner Feliks

Feliks Banel joins the crew for the summer, providing narration for the Sunday Ice Cream Cruise. Feliks is a producer, host, and historian for KIRO Newsradio, where he can be heard Wednesday and Friday mornings on Seattle’s Morning News.

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Many of you knew Larry Kezner, the longtime captain and founder of the Ice Cream Cruise. Captain Larry passed away in early 2023. Fair winds, Larry.

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  1. Ice Cream Cruise

    Seattle's sweetest trip around Lake Union. Climb aboard the Fremont Avenue at Lake Union Park for the Ice Cream Cruise. Every hour on the hour we set out on a 45-minute trip around Seattle's Lake Union, for a narrated tour of this unique and vibrant waterway. Eat ice cream, enjoy the views and learn about: The birthplace of the Boeing Company.

  2. Seattle Ice Cream Cruise is a Kid-Friendly Lake Union Boat Ride

    The Seattle Ice Cream Cruise (also called the Sunday Ice Cream Cruise) is a little boat ride offered by the Seattle Ferry Service. This post about the Seattle ice cream cruise was written by Seattle family travel expert Marcie Cheung and contains affiliate links which means if you purchase something from one of my affiliate links, I may earn a small commission that goes back into maintaining ...

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    Ice Cream Cruise, private charters, special events, Fremont Brew Cruise. All aboard Seattle's favorite tour boat. See Seattle from the water!

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  5. Seattle Ice Cream Cruise on Lake Union

    The Seattle ice cream cruise (operated by the Seattle Ferry Service) happens every Sunday March through October, and on Saturday during the summer (June 17-August 26). The cruise launches from South Lake Union Park (near the northeast corner of the Museum of History and Industry). Departures take place between 11am-3pm on the hour.

  6. Lake Union Ice Cream Cruise

    Climb aboard the Fremont Avenue at Lake Union Park for the Ice Cream Cruise. Every hour on the hour we set out on a 45-minute trip around Seattle's Lake Union, for a narrated tour of this unique and vibrant waterway. Eat ice cream, enjoy the views and learn about: The birthplace of the Boeing Company Turning an old powerplant into a biotech research center A shipyard that has been working ...

  7. Seattle Ferry Sunday Ice Cream Cruise with Kids

    Pack a lunch or a light snack to level out the blood sugars after all that yummy ice cream. Seattle Ferry Service (just west of MOHAI on Lake Union) 860 Terry Ave. N. Seattle, Wa 98109. Online: seattleferryservice.com. Advertisement. When: Sundays, departing on the hour from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

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    Ice Cream Cruise - Seattle Water Tours. *The event has already taken place on this date: Sun, 09/24/2023. Seattle's sweetest trip around Lake Union. Climb aboard the Fremont Avenue at Lake Union Park for the Ice Cream Cruise. Every hour on the hour we set out on a 45-minute trip around Seattle's Lake Union, for a narrated tour of this ...

  9. Ice Cream Cruise on Lake Union, Seattle, Washington

    From their website: "Directions to Sunday Ice Cream Cruise From the Mercer Exit on Interstate 5, bear right. At the first light turn left. Turn right at Terry Street. Watch for signs and balloons. The m/v Fremont Avenue will be moored just to the MOHAI Museum of History and Industry in S. Lake Union Park." Read More.

  10. SEATTLE WATER TOURS

    Summer Schedule for the lake ice cream cruises: June 5th through August 31st we cruise Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Friday and Saturday are 60 minute cruises on Lake Union and Portage Bay sailing 11:45am, 1:00 and 2:15pm. Reservations recommended. $15 adult, $7 kids 5-13yrs old, $2 kids under 5yrs. Pets free!

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    Ice Cream Cruise . Post. Subscribe. Facebook Group. Posted 2022-02-18 by Sue ⇒ follow. ... Every hour a 45-minute trip is set around Seattle's Lake Union, for a narrated tour of this unique and vibrant waterway. Ice cream is optional, but highly encouraged! Learn More %seattlemoms. 23588 - 2022-02-28 16:35:40.

  12. Seattle Water Tours Ice Cream Cruise

    860 Terry Ave N, Seattle, WA, US, 98109. Website. Directions. The Seattle Water Tours Ice Cream Cruise is a popular, dog-friendly cruise around Lake Union in Seattle, WA. Well-behaved, leashed pups are welcome aboard as you enjoy ice cream and a view of Seattle from the water. The 45-minute trip also includes a narrated tour of the waterway.

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    The Sunday Ice Cream Cruise now departs from Lake Union Park. Year round service, the Sunday Ice Cream Cruise will depart on the hour 11am through 5pm from South Lake Union. This is a 45-50 minute tour of the Lake Union floating homes, a peek at Dale Chihuly's studio, Gas Works Park and the Sleepless in Seattle houseboat.

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  18. Special Events

    Experience Seattle's big events by boat. Get your friends and family together for an unforgettable time at Husky games, SeaFair, July Fourth and New Year's fireworks shows and local waterfront festivals. ... August 4, we will be hosting our regular Ice Cream Cruise. July 4 fireworks—a front-row seat for the big show from Gasworks Park. If ...

  19. These New Craft Beer Boat Cruises Are So Seattle

    You've likely heard about the Sunday Ice Cream Cruise on Lake Union, even if you've never had the pleasure in joining one. But starting in May, Captain Larry Kezner is now taking his boat The Fremont Avenue out for weekday happy hour cruises as well, and the price is almost laughably affordable: $20 buys you an hour and a half (5:15-6:45 p ...

  20. Captain and Crew

    Captain Mike Luis learned to sail on Lake Washington when he was eight years old, and has been on the local waters ever since. He served two years as Chief Boatswain of the Sea Scout Ship Argo, based on Mercer Island, and has owned and sailed a number of boats since then. Captain Mike holds a U.S. Coast Guard 100-ton Inland Master's License ...