The Port of Everett is committed to meeting the information needs of community members. The Port provides various opportunities for the community to find out information on Port activities and/or comment on those activities.
Waterfront History Tours
Calling all history buffs! In honor of the Port of Everett’s centennial year, the Port is partnering with Historic Everett to offer a fun ‘then and now’ twist to our 2018 tour programs. Guests who sign up to join us on a land or sea tour will enjoy a ride along the Port of Everett waterfront with commentary by local historians and Port staff.
June 2, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Join us for the Mill Town Trail Bike Tour & Waterfront History presentation by local historian Jack O’Donnell. The presentation starts at 10 a.m. in the Port of Everett Blue Heron Room. The Mill Town Trail ribbon cutting and bike ride begin at 11 a.m., following historical points of interest along the trail. This event is co-sponsored by the Port of Everett and Historic Everett.
*Please note; Port Commissioners Glen Bachman and Bruce Fingarson will be in attendance.
July 26, August 9, 16, 23, 6:30 - 8 p.m.
Reservations accepted beginning April 1, 2018. Space is limited, so please call the Jetty Island Reservation Line to reserve your spot at 425.257.8304.
Understanding the role ports and international trade play in our regional and national economy is critical to the education of our youth. For this reason, the Port of Everett reaches out to local school districts to help educate students in this area of study.
Our goal is to help students become familiar with port operations by educating students about their neighboring port here in Everett. The program facilitates a basic understanding of ports, the governance of the Port of Everett, its role in the economic prosperity of the region, as well as its continual efforts to provide public access opportunities and environmental stewardship.
Our school program includes a brief presentation, followed by grade-level appropriate interactive activities to educate students about the role ports play in our economy.
Encourage your teacher to schedule a Port speaker! Click here for an informational flyer to bring to your classroom
Schedule a speaker!
To reserve your FREE program: Contact Carol Sullivan, Imagine Children’s Museum, 425.258.1006, Ext. 1012 or at Education@ImagineCM.org.
The Port of Everett strives to keep its constituents informed, and one way the Port meets this goal is through its Speakers Bureau. The Port’s Speaker Bureau is a program designed to reach out to various community organizations and groups to provide Port updates and details regarding projects and events.
The Port commonly speaks at neighborhood associations, Rotary and Kiwanis clubs, as well as government and business organizations in the area. Through this program, the Port is able to communicate to the public directly and solicit valuable feedback.
Common topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
- Port of Everett Update
- Economic Development
- International Shipping Activity
- Real Estate Development
- Public Access
- Environmental Stewardship
- Capital Improvement Projects
Request a Speaker!
If your group or organization would like to schedule a Port speaker for an upcoming meeting or event, please contact the Port’s Public Affairs Specialist, Catherine Soper, at 425.388.0680 or by e-mail.
Explore the History of the Port of Everett Waterfront!
Click here to visit the Historical Interpretive Program Website!
The Port of Everett invites you to learn about the history of the Everett waterfront through exploration of the new interpretive exhibits located throughout the marina.
The Historical Interpretive Program honors the rich heritage of the lumber and shingle, commercial fishing and boat building industries that operated on the waterfront between 10th and 18th streets along West Marine View Drive.
Download the Port of Everett's Waterfront History Hunt