Welcome to Olympia Harbor Days!

Love: Tugboats? Fun? History? Arts & Crafts? Music? Food? And more fun?  Mark your calendar now for Labor Day weekend: 
August 31 – September 2, 2018. 5-8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.- 7 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday.

Olympia Harbor Days (OHD) an annual non-profit festival, celebrates the return of the vintage tugboats of the Puget Sound to Olympia for three days of entertainment, food, art, history and a last farewell to summer. Vintage tugboats, retired or working, are moored at Olympia’s Percival Landing where you can Tour the Tugs on Saturday. Be on hand Sunday as the tugs leave shore at noon to participate in the annual World’s Largest Vintage Tugboat Races & Show! The tugs race the deep channel of Budd Bay near Butler Cover
(click the "Tugboats" tab above to view 2017 winners)!


Location and Directions:

Olympia Harbor Days is located at
222 Columbia St. NW, Olympia, WA 98501-8208
CONSIDER RIDING THE BUS! Visit INTERCITY TRANSIT for routes and schedules! 
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Free Parking available at Market St & Marine Dr made available by the Port of Olympia

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2017 Sponsors AND Community Partners!


Special Thanks to Experience Olympia  – the Olympia, Lacey & Tumwater VCB.
Click their logo below to learn more about where to stay & what to do!

& Friends of the FestivaL...

Fred Goldberg * Les & Mary Eldridge * The Smyth Family
 Capital City Yacht Sales * Olympia Harbor Patrol * Grandpa's Soda Fountain Cream Shop
Seifert Law Offices * Bill Webb * Olympia Frame Makers * Capital Lakefair * Puget Sound Estuarium
Hands On Children's Museum * Timberland Library * Procession of the Species * Earthbound Productions

Come with your LOVE of adventure and join the Olympia Kiwanis to experience the South Sound’s classiest event… with a little something for everyone in the whole family!