Seafair Calendar Event
PCC Natural Markets Seafair Milk Carton Derby

Location: Green Lake

Date/Times: 7/12/2014 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Get ready for one of the most exciting and competitive events of the summer: the PCC Natural Markets Seafair Milk Carton Derby! This day of nautical fun features the PCC Natural Markets Seafair Milk Carton Derby, ZICO Seafair Stand Up Paddleboard, An Urban Surf Competition and the Group Health Seafair Battle for the Paddle. Don't miss your chance to be part of the fun all day at Green Lake!
*Milk carton supplies are no longer available at the Seafair Office.

PCC Natural Markets Seafair Milk Carton Derby
The 44th Annual Seafair Milk Carton Derby will take place on Saturday, July 12. Nearly 100 colorful milk carton boats of all shapes and design will compete on the waters of Green Lake for fantastic prizes and bragging rights. The Derby is highlighted by a full day of "competition" as children, adults, families and businesses build milk carton watercraft for show and racing.

About PCC Natural Markets
PCC Natural Markets began as a food-buying club of 15 families in 1953. Today, it's the largest consumer-owned natural food retail co-operative in the United States. PCC has nine stores in the Puget Sound region and is owned by nearly 49,000 members who shop (along with thousands of non-members) in our neighborhood locations and value our commitment to: preserving high-quality food standards, supporting local, sustainable agriculture, celebrating food, educating consumers, embracing sustainability, and building community.

ZICO Seafair Stand Up Paddleboard Competition
Come out for Seafair's second annual Stand Up Paddleboard Competition at Green Lake! The event will include paddleboarding demonstrations, individual races, team relays and a gladiator series. At the end of the day, the fastest paddleboarder and fastest milk carton vessel will race for the coveted winning title of the Battle for the Paddle.

Group Health Seafair Battle for the Paddle
This day of competition on the water culminates in the ultimate battle between milk carton watercraft and Stand Up Paddleboarders! Paddlers will need their best skills to carry them on the shores of Green Lake as hundred of spectators cheer in anticipation of who will be named the winner. Watch as these fierce competitors go head to head to claim the most coveted winning title of the day in the Group Health Seafair Battle for the Paddle!

About ZICO
ZICO was founded by Mark Rampolla, who found his initial passion for coconut water in Central America while volunteering in the Peace Corps. He started by selling ZICO out of a van to New York City yoga studios, and ever since then, more and more people have turned to ZICO for their preferred source of replenishment. ZICO isn't just for athletes-- it's for anyone and everyone. ZICO is Natural Oomph From Coconuts.

Group Health Seafair Battle for the Paddle
This exciting day on the water culminates in the ultimate competition: the Group Health Seafair Battle for the Paddle. Top Stand Up Paddleboard competitors will try their luck against some of the speediest and most impressive milk carton vessels on the lake. A sight not to miss to conclude a day of festivities in the water!

About Group Health Cooperative
Group Health is a member-governed, nonprofit health care system that coordinates care and coverage to more than 600,000 residents throughout Washington state. Group Health advances health in the community through its medical education, charitable foundation, and nationally recognized research institute. We are proud to support our local Seafair celebration and encourage you to get involved in this family friendly day of activities out on the water. Be safe and see you out there! For more information about Group Health, visit and

Special Thank You
The Seafair Boat Club includes more than 2,000 volunteers that support the water-oriented activities of Seafair. The club oversees water activities and safety at the Group Health Seafair Milk Carton Derby, Seafair Weekend Featuring the Albert Lee Cup & Boeing Air Show and the Seafair & 76 Special Holiday Cruise.

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