Welcome to the Kitsap Peninsula, Washington

Welcome to the beautiful Kitsap Peninsula conveniently located directly across from the Seattle side of Puget Sound. It's going to be another HOT weekend in the city and if you're looking for a cool destination, head to the Kitsap Peninsula  that offers shady forest trails and cool breezes. Visit Where To Stay for lodging option and Where to Go to discover the dozens for communities around the region. You 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 for information and our Events Calendar for what's happening right now.

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 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, pubs, and establishments serving local brews.

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. 

News & Announcements


Summertime is still in full-swing and our Summertime Update eNewsletter is loaded with ideas about what's happening right now in and around the Kitsap Peninsula region. Find info about up-coming festivals, fairs, concerts in the park and more things to do. Look for our Summertime Update later this week. In the meantime, check out our featured Calendar of Events

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Featured Events

PAWSbo's Dog Days of August
8/1 - 8/31/2015, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Presented by Verksted Gallery

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Summer Nights at the Bay
7/21 - 8/11/2015, 6:30 - 8:00 pm

Presented by City of Poulsbo - Tuesdays

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Verksted August Artists
8/1 - 8/31/2015, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Presented by Verksted Gallery

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Concerts By The Bay
7/23 - 9/6/2015, 6:30 - 8:00 pm

Presented by Fathom's O' Fun, Port Orchard Marina & City of Port Orchard - Thursdays

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First Thursday Art Walk - Silverdale
8/6/2015, 5:00 - 8:00 pm

Presented by Lisa Stirrett Glass Art Studio

First Thursday Art Walk - Silverdale

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