Maritime Folknet produces fun and family friendly events throughout the year.
We also assist other organizations by providing maritime music and programming for their events.


February 19, 2017        “Presidents Day at the Locks”  Noon-3pm at the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks in Ballard. Performances by contestants in the “Making the Cut” songwriting contest.

April, 2017                    Announcing the winners of the “Making The Cut” songwriting contest

August 12, 2017          Port Gamble Maritime Music Festival.


January 9, 2017          Deadline to enter Making The Cut Songwriting Contest

December 3, 2016     Yule Tide Concert. Winter, maritime, and holiday music in South Lake Union.

November 5, 2016      Arranging Maritime Songs for Performance.   A FREE workshop with Pint and Dale at Dusty Strings

November 26, 2016    Greet The Season.   A full day of free, live music and acticities at Lake Union Park

August 13, 2016         Port Gamble Maritime Music Festival

July 2-4, 2016            Performer CD Sales, Coloring Fun, and Shanty Showcase for the Lake Union Wooden Boat Festival

May 29, 2016            Panel Concert at Northwest Folklife Festival: “Songs of Eastern Washington”. The content will be one-third to one-half songs about rivers.  Panelists include Alice Winship, Tom Rawson, Mary Garvey, and Micki Perry.

May 26, 2016            Performer CD Sales for the Maritime Showcase at the Northwest Folklife Festival.

May 12, 2016              Production help for “Stories of the Sea” annual storytelling contest

April 22, 2016              Bringing In Ballard with The Whateverly Brothers

March 26, 2016            Workshop at Singtime 2016 (“Songs of the Northwest”, Led by Alice Winship)

January 30, 2016        Workshop at Rainycamp 2016 (“Songs of the Northwest”, Led by Alice Winship)

January 23 2016         Annual Members Party (details available for members of Maritime Folknet)

December 5, 2015       Yule Tide Concert

November 28, 2015      Greet the Season

November 15, 2015      Buried Treasure    (Musical Workshop by Hank Cramer and Dan Roberts)

October 10th, 2015       Music for the Classic Workboat Show

August 8th, 2015           Port Gamble Maritime Music Festival

July, 2015                      Music and Artist Support for the Lake Union Wooden Boat Festival

May 23, 2015               Activities for Northwest Folklife Festival    (Panel/Concert: “Songs of the Columbia River”,  Workshop: “Songs of the Northwest”,  Artist Support)

May 9, 2015                  Music for Family Fun Day    (part of the Seattle Maritime Festival)

March, 2015                  Workshop for Singtime Frolics   (“Songs of the Northwest”, Led by Alice Winship)

January 31, 2015          Workshop for RainyCamp     (“Songs of the Northwest”, Led by Alice Winship)

These events are made possible with sponsorship from:

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