So glad you’re planning to come to Wooden Boat Festival! Below are some basics and tips on planning your visit, including how to get here, how much it costs, where to stay, where to park, where to get a band aid, etc. If you want to buy tickets, go here.
If we didn’t think of everything, email festival@woodenboat.org.



Visit the membership desk at the Main Gate during the Festival for your free tickets!


12 & under: Free
Adult: 1-day $20 or 3-day $40
Senior (65+): 1-day $15 or 3-day $30
Active Military: 1-day $15 or 3-day $30
Teen: (13-19): 1-day $15 or 3-day $30

Purchase Tickets


Friday 9:00 AM–6:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM–6:00 PM
Sunday 9:00 AM–5:00 PM

Live music on the Main Stage until midnight on Friday and Saturday.

Sorry, No Dogs Allowed

Thank you for understanding that due to safety concerns (for both humans and dogs), we do not allow dogs or other pets on Festival grounds (service animals okay). Please make other arrangements for your furry companion! Option available:

Lulu’s B&B for Dogs lulusfordogs.com 360.301.5151

Getting Here

Parking anywhere near the Festival is extremely limited—please consider one of these options:


If you live in town, or could have someone drop you off downtown, please consider this option!

Ride Your Bike

Park your bike at Bike Harbor, just outside festival entrance. Bikes are not allowed inside festival grounds.

Park at Safeway Park & Ride

Shuttles run all day Friday and Saturday from the Haines Place (Safeway) Park & Ride and Festival. Cost: $1 dollar for an all-day pass.

Park at Memorial Field

Memorial Field parking is adjacent to the festival. Just walk two blocks and you are there. You will have easy access to your car all day. This is paid parking; all proceeds support the maintenance and operation of Jefferson County Parks & Recreation-run Memorial Field.

Friday: 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Saturday: 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Sunday: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
All vehicles must exit each night; gates will be locked at 10:00 PM.

Friday: $15
Saturday all day: $25
Sunday all day: $15
Any Vehicle 20-30′ is double cost
No Vehicles over 30′

Festival Headquarters

Stop by the Festival HQ, located at the base of the marina near the Exhibitor Gate, for:

• Medical tent for first aid or to report missing persons
• Lost and Found
• Answers to your Festival questions
• Last minute changes and additions to daily schedule
• Wristband purchase


RV Spots are sold out for 2019.
Accommodations can be hard to find for the Wooden Boat Festival weekend. There are two excellent online directories for finding available lodging:

• PTguide ptguide.com
• EnjoyPT enjoypt.com