The 38th annual Wooden Boat Festival is taking place in Port Townsend in a couple weeks. The events run from Friday, September 5th through Sunday, September 7th. This is one of the largest festivals held in Port Townsend and even if you are not a serious boater, there is lots to do. There will be contests, movies, live music and a food court featuring local beer and wine. For those wooden boat lovers, over 300 wooden vessels are present. There are presentations and demos as well as boat races and chance to take a ride in some of these amazing watercraft. The festival is taking place at and around the Northwest Maritime Center in downtown Port Townsend. You can find the festival schedule and place to purchase tickets online at their website: www.woodenboat.org.