Christmas Ships at the Parks – 2019 Schedule

The Argosy Christmas Ships will soon be cruising! An annual Seattle tradition, Argosy sponsors a string of festively-decorated boats that move from the Sound to Lake Union and out to Lake Washington. These boats stop to share their holiday cheer and perform Christmas carols for neighbors and community who watch from the beach.

Community members are invited to bring a thermos of hot cocoa to one of the following parks and watch the sparkling lights while the choir sings. Come celebrate the season! Dress warm, bring umbrellas just in case, and join with your community in this guaranteed-to-make-you-feel-good activity. (The ships make stops outside the park system too.)

These events are free, and all ages are welcome. The times below are for when Seattle Parks and Recreation will be organizing bonfires at the following park locations.

SW Fri, 11/29 Pritchard Beach Park 7:25pm
SW Fri, 11/29 Alki Beach Park 8:10pm
NW Sun, 12/1 Carkeek Park 7:30pm
NW Sun, 12/1 Golden Gardens Park 8:10pm
SW Sat, 12/7 Duwamish Waterway Park 2:00pm
SE Sat, 12/14 Seward Park 3:05pm
SE Sat, 12/14 Mount Baker Beach 7:45pm
SE Sat, 12/14 Stan Sayers Memorial Park 8:15pm
SE Sat, 12/14 Ferdinand Street Park 8:50pm
SE Sun, 12/15 Pritchard Island Beach 2:30pm
CE Tue, 12/17 Madrona Park 7:35pm
CE Tue, 12/17 Madison Park Beach 8:10pm
NE Fri, 12/20 Matthews Beach Park 7:50pm
NE Mon, 12/23 Magnuson Park 3:05pm
NE Mon, 12/23 Gas Works Park 8:45pm