Northwest NEWS

November 23, 1998


Join the Argosy Christmas Ship Parade

Northwest boaters can decorate their vessels and participate in the Best Decorated Boat Contest beginning Tuesday, Dec. 1, and lasting through the 1998 Argosy Christmas Ship Festival, Dec. 23.

   Participants along with family and friends can follow behind the official Christmas Ship, The Spirit of Seattle. Boaters can enter the contest nightly in order to be considered for the grand prize which will be determined the final night, Dec. 23.

   The grand prize of the Best Decorated Boat contest is two round trip continental U.S. airline tickets on United Airlines. For more contest information, call 206-623-1445.

   The Argosy Christmas Ship Festival, the world's largest holiday flotilla, will set sail nightly on a voyage filled with sparkling lights, festive caroling, holiday delight, and the magic of a Northwest Christmas.