Des Moines Waterland Festival

Event Info

  • Dates: July 22, 2022 - July 24, 2022
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Phone: 206-870-7675
  • Time: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Website: Event Link

Now in it's 61st year, the Waterland Festival is a month long event that culminates in a weekend of fun July 17-19.

Saturday & Sunday - Art in the Park at Waterland runs both days in the Des Moines Marina parking lot near the Fishing Pier hosted by Northwest Art Alliance

Saturday - Waterland Parade - Saturday night along Marine View Drive starts at 6pm with the Seattle Seafair Pirates, Seattle Seafair Clowns, and Seattle Seafair Commodores

Sunday - Wheels & Keels Car & Boat show at the Des Moines Marina north parking lot on Sunday 10am - 3pm along with a 1 day Kids Carnival near the Harbormaster's Office

Parade Details

Kids Parade:  5:40PM
Grand Parade:  Immediately following Kids Parade

Parade route starts at the Landmark moves along Marine View Drive ending before 216th.

Waterland Festival is a SeaFair Sanctioned Community Event and brings the SeaFair Clowns and SeaFair Pirates to our community every year.