The 2014 Seafair Festival Kick Off was a day of Family Fun and started with a celebrity-packed ceremony to announce the 2014 King Neptune and Queen Alcyone: Marcus Trufant and Gov. Chris Gregoire. The ceeremony was emceed by The Boat Guy, Chip Hanauer, and the event featured exhibitor booths with giveaways, prizes, and information on the line-up of Seafair events this summer.
Seafair also set a world record at the 2014 Kick Off for the most people towing wooden hydroplanes behind bikes! 67 people gathered the morning of the Kick Off and rode a course around Westlake Park to set the record.
Look for an announcement regarding the 2015 Seafair Festival Kick Off date!
Past Seafair Royalty
Scott Oki & Dorothy Bullitt (2000), Herb Bridge & Phyllis Campbell (2001), David Towne & Patrinell Wright (2002), Rev. Samuel B. McKinney & Rita Ryder (2003), Roberto Maestas & Jeannie Nordstrom (2004), Bill Rex & Joan Wallace (2005), Dr. Carver Gayton & Karen Moyer (2006), Bob Santos & Mona Locke (2007), Skip Rowley & Constance Rice (2008), Pat Cashman & Darlene Corkrum (2009), John Curley & Dr. Bonnie Dunbar (2010), Tom Skerritt & Joni Earl (2011). Slick Watts and Sue Rahr (2012), Jonathon Poneman & Jennifer Roth (2013).
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