‘Boat Safely’ fair

  • Wed May 6th, 2015 11:05pm
  • Sports

The Second Annual Boat Safely Fair will be held on San Juan Island and Orcas Island in conjunction with National Safe Boating Week.

“These events are a great opportunity for everyone, no matter what your experience level, to learn more about boating and being safe around the water,” say organizers.

The fair is on Saturday, May 16 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Port of Friday Harbor and Sunday, May 17 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the West Sound Marina.

There will be an array of public safety vessels to tour including those from the San Juan County Sheriff, The United States Coast Guard, San Juan County Fire District, Washington State Parks and Vessel Assist. There will also be displays, safety demonstrations and Free Vessel Safety Checks for recreational vessels