Kitsap Peninsula is rich with arts and culture; from museums showcasing the region's culture, art and history to dozens of venues featuring live theater, dance and music. Use the Search Filter and Events Calendar to find a wide range of activities for all ages and interests. Read our blog for a suggested two-day itinerary that highlights the Kitsap Peninsula's history and culture.
More than 150 years ago early settlers depended on water-based transport to move goods and people giving birth to the Mosquito Fleet. Thanks to Kitsap Transit, visitors can still hop abroad the historic Carlisle II - from the original Mosquito Fleet still in in operation today. Runs weekdays between Bremerton and Port Orchard about every 30-minutes. $2 cash only. Click for schedule. Learn more about the Mosquito Fleet at the Kitsap County Historical Society & Museum and the Sidney Museum in Port Orchard.