It's all about families cooking, eating and learning about healthy, safe and sustainable seafood.
Enjoy free demonstrations, special tours and lots of other cool events – all designed to celebrate seafood and the fishing and maritime industries.
Seafood 101 kicked off at the 2015 Fisherman’s Fall Festival,which will be held on Saturday, October 3, at Fishermen’s Terminal, and continued with programming through National Seafood Month in October, and culminated with the annual Pacific Marine Expo, held from November 18-20 at Century Link Field Events Center.
So eat healthy with seafood and learn about its incredible nutritional value. Discover how government, business and community leaders are working together to achieve a sustainable, safe and strong fishing industry. Check out the economic value of the maritime and fishing industries and the diversity of career opportunities.
Seafood 101. Celebrate the journey from sea to market to table.
Seafood 101 is sponsored by a unique partnership between business, industry associations and government. To learn more about each of the partners, please visit the sponsor page on this website.
Seafood 101 Presenting Sponsors are the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Port of Seattle, Seattle Times Newspapers in Education, Northwest Fisheries Association, National Fisherman Magazine and KIRO Radio 97.3FM.
Industry Sponsors include the Alaska Seafood Cooperative, Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute, Freezer Longline Coalition, and Genuine Alaska Pollock Producers Association.
Supporting Sponsors include the Alaska Bering Sea Crabbers and the International Pacific Halibut Commission.
Seafood 101 Friends include Alaska Ocean Observing Systems, At-sea Processors Association, Center of Excellence for Marine Manufacturing & Technology, Skagit Valley College, Economic Development Council of Seattle & King County, King County Maritime, Northwest Association of Networked Ocean Observing Systems, North Seattle Industrial Association, Northwest Marine Trade Association, Northwest Seaport, Pacific Marine Expo, Pacific Seafood Processors Association, Seafood Nutrition Partnership, Seattle Marine Business Coalition, Seattle Propeller Club, Slow Food Seattle, Sustainable Seafood Week, Washington Maritime, and Washington Maritime Federation.
Here’s the information you need to take a self-guided walking tour of the Port of Seattle’s Fishermen’s Terminal. This guide details 18 points of interest and also helps you identify the different kinds of fishing boat moored at the Terminal, which is celebrating its centennial in 2014.