Even though it seemed to take a long time for the ship to get here, there was plenty to do in the meantime - like have a sword fight.
The invaders run to the top of the hill overlooking the shore, with the crowd at their heels.
For more information on the Seafair Pirates, visit their website. There you'll find out about upcoming "raids" at various locations in Seattle throughout the Seafair season. You'll also find out how you, too, can become a pirate. Wouldn't that be fun? Aarrgh!
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Send In The Clowns