Welcome to the Kitsap Peninsula, Washington

Welcome to the beautiful Kitsap Peninsula conveniently located directly across from the high-tech, high-energy Seattle-Tacoma metro market. Tacoma Narrows BridgeYou can get to the Kitsap Peninsula region via one of four Washington State Ferries, and from the south near Seattle-Tacoma International Airport via the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. Click on any of the links above to find lodging and dining options, things-to-do, and help to plan your visit or event in, on, or around the beautiful Kitsap Peninsula region. Thank you for visiting our website and please return soon! 

News & Announcements

Local tribes featured in Seattle Times article on tourism ... click here to read more.

Kitsap Peninsula Summertime eNEwsUse our handy listing of key events happening in and around the Kitsap Peninsula region from Bainbridge Island, Kingston and Poulsbo to Seabeck, Silverdale, Port Orchard, and beyond. Find info about up-coming festivals, fairs, concerts in the park and more things to do. Watch for our July Update next month and check out our featured Calendar of Events.

In the News: Kitsap Peninsula National Water Trails 

Travel article featuring National Water Trails around the United States including the KP National Water Trails. page 69.

Scuba H2O national dive magazine features the Kitsap Peninsula National Water Trails and water activities in its new June issue. Click image to read the full article.

Kitsap Breweries Win Big at 2015 WA Beer Awards

Kitsap Breweries Win Big at 2015 WA Beer Awards

Kitsap Peninsula brewers again won several awards at the 2015 at the Annual WA Brewers Festival. Below are a few of the winners. Visit the WA Beer Blog for the complete list.

Sound Brewery nearly swept the Belgians, capturing gold in the following categories: Belgo-American & International Ales, Belgian Ales, and Abbey-Inspired Ales. Silver City Brewery – Old Scrooge - Silver Imperial Stout - Bronze; Rainy Daze Brewing Co. – Stash Box III -Gold,  English Pale - Bronze.  Click here to search for local breweries, pub, and establishments serving local brews.

Cyclists from Shanghai Love the Kitsap Peninsula

About Our New Website

The new Visit Kitsap Peninsula website has been redesigned and upgraded to be more user and viewer friendly on any device; from desktop to iPads to tablets to cell phones. We've added new search filters and pages. Click to learn more. 

Featured Events

Old Mill Days Americana July 3 ~ 5
7/3 - 7/5/2015, 12:00 - 11:00 pm
Poulsbo Local Author 1st Sunday
7/5 - 12/7/2015, 2:00 - 4:00 pm

Presented by Liberty Bay Books - Poulsbo


Where's Waldo in Historic Downtown Poulsbo
7/5 - 7/31/2015

Presented by Liberty Bay Books


Summer Sounds at Skansie
6/16 - 8/18/2015, 6:30 - 8:00 pm

Presented by City of Gig Harbor


Hare and Hounds Jazz Wednesday's
6/24 - 12/30/2015, 8:00 pm