Consider a weekend trip to B'Ham for its annual SeaFeast festival, a full two days of everything and anything edible that comes from the ocean. With a back-to-back lineup of events, you have your pick of activities, plus admission is free. Read on for a list of it all.
Saturday, September 22, 5 pm-11 pm
SeaFeed at the Square
Depot Market Square will come alive with Dungeness crab, oysters and salmon, all paired with local craft beers and wines to complement your is-it-really-that-fresh plate.
A selection of original poems, videos, sea shanties and storytelling of life at sea. All taking place in various breweries downtown.
Sunday, September 23, 11 am-6 pm
2nd Annual Salmon BBQ Grilling Championships
Ten teams compete for seafood industry judges. There's also a "People's Choice Awards," where spectators can taste and vote.
Oyster Shuck & Slurp
An all-you-can-eat-in-two-minutes oyster shucking and slurping competition.
Meet Your Fishermen
Ever wanted to learn how to mend a fishing net? What about knot-tying? Learn skills like these plus more at this event.
Learn to crack crab, fillet and other seafood preparation methods.
Harbor Boat Ride & Tour of Ice House, Fish-Processing Plant
If you've ever wanted to visit a real, live fish-processing plant, now is your chance!
Taste the Sea – A Sustainable Seafood Experience
Learn about what's on your plate and where it came from, plus health benefits of seafood and how to prepare it. You'll also learn about best practices in harvesting, processing, and distribution.
Survival Suit Races, Guess-the-Fish, XtraTuff Stomp, and Herring Toss.
, Bellingham, WA 98225