Welcome to the Kitsap Peninsula, Washington

Welcome to the beautiful Kitsap Peninsula conveniently located directly across from the Seattle side of Puget Sound. 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. Visit Where To Stay for lodging option and Where to Go to discover the dozens for communities around the region.

Holiday Celebrations

Salmon Migration Viewing & Tours

Salmon Migration Viewing & Tours

Celebrate the return of the salmon as they make their way home to Kitsap Peninsula waterways. Visit our Salmon Habitat page for more information and links.

November: Daily - Self-Guided
 - Cowling Creek 20325 Miller Bay Road, Poulsbo 98370
 - Clear Creek Trail - PFD of map with locations
 - Chico Salmon Park, Chico Way at Golf Club Hill Road, Bremerton 98312
 - Mountaineers Rhododendron Preserve, 3153 Seabeck Highway, Seabeck 98312
For more information: kitsapsalmontours.org
Salmon Tours
Brought to you by Chico Salmon Park Stewardship Group, City of Poulsbo, Clean Water Kitsap, Great Peninsula Conservancy, Kitsap County, Mountaineers Foundation, Suquamish Tribe, Washington Sea Grant, WSU Extension

Music on the Kitsap Peninsula

Music on the Kitsap Peninsula

The Kitsap Peninsula has been home to some amazing musicians and bands from the legendary Quincy Jones to Ben Gibbard, frontman for the very hot indie band, Dead Cab for Cutie. Below are a few locations offering live music but for more indepth info, head to West Sound Night Out.

Brother Don's - Bremerton Jazz

Bella Luna Blues & Brews - Suquamish 
Swimdeck - Bay St. - Port Orchard
Casa Mexico - Keyport - Mark Lewis Jazz
Manette Saloon - Live at the Manett
West Sound Night Out -
Serving Kitsap Peninsula
Photo above - Magnetic North.

Below a video to the renown jazz musician, Mark Lewis

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MUNCHIES does Poulsbo

MUNCHIES Features Kitsap Peninsula
MUNCHIES Guides to WA State includes features of the Suquamish Tribe and Tizely's Europub. Each segment has 3-4 shorts from various locations around WA States. Click on the links/images below to view, like and share with your Facebook and Twitter fans.

Shanghai Visitors Love Kitsap Peninsula

Featured Events

Annual Salmon Migration Tours
11/29/2015, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Presented by Kitsap PUD/WSU Extention-Kitsap


Gig Harbor's First Saturday ArtWalk
11/7/2015 - 12/3/2016, 12:00 - 4:00 pm

Presented by Downtown Waterfront Alliance


November Featured Artists
11/1 - 11/30/2015, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Presented by The Verksted Gallery


Burley Bazaar
12/5/2015, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Presented by Burley Events Group


Kingston Cove Christmas
12/5 - 12/13/2015, 3:00 - 7:00 pm

Presented by Kingston Chamber and Port of Kingston