Calendar of Events

Featured Events

Below is a list of just a few events happening around the Kitsap Peninsula region. To learn about more events taking place now and in the future, visit our Calendar page and click on the dates (as shown in the graphic on the right) to choose a specific date or range of dates. Use the filters on the left side to find events for specifc activities. If you know about an event that you'd like to recommended, please send an email to .

A Christmas Story, The Musical

A Christmas Story, The Musical

12/2 - 12/9/2016

Performances: December 2 - 18, 2016
Fridays  & Saturdays @ 7:30 p.m. + Saturdays @ 2:00 p.m.* + Sundays @ 3:00 p.m.
Pay-What-You-Can Preview: Thursday, December 1 @ 7:30 p.m.

Presented by Bainbridge Performing Arts

Bainbridge Performing Arts
200 Madison Ave N
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110   map it

Contact:   206.842.8569

Poulsbo's Downtown Horsedrawn Carriage Rides

Poulsbo's Downtown Horsedrawn Carriage Rides

11/26 - 12/24/2016, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Saturdays through December 24

Presented by Historic Downtown Poulsbo

Candlelight Christmas in the Harbor

Candlelight Christmas in the Harbor

12/9 - 12/11/2016

The ever popular Holiday Hayrides with Santa return again, being offered from 4:30pm – 7:30pm on both Friday and Saturday. Boarding takes place on Judson Street! Shoppers will also enjoy the sounds of the holidays with music throughout the weekend.

Presented by Gig Harbor Community

downtown Gig Harbor
Gig Harbor, WA 

Contact:   253.514.0071

Gig Harbor Light Up the Night: St. Lucia's Festival

Gig Harbor Light Up the Night: St. Lucia's Festival

12/9/2016, 4:30 - 6:00 pm

Celebrate Gig Harbor’s Swedish heritage at Harbor History Museum’s annual Light Up the Night festivities on December 9th from 4:30-6:00pm. Crafts, games, and traditional Swedish snacks are the star at this family-friendly event. Just $2 admission for all ages. To reserve your tickets, contact Elizabeth Langford, Education Coordinator, at elizabeth@harborhistorymuseum.org

Presented by Gig Harbor History Museum

Harbor History Museum
4121 Harborview Drive
Gig Harbor, WA 98332   map it

Contact:   253.858.6722

Mark Lewis Trio

12/9/2016, 6:00 - 9:00 pm

Mark Lewis saxophone and flute with Brian Shibayama on piano, Steve Luceno on bass.

Presented by Casa Mexico

Casa Mexico
1918 NE Poulsbo Ave.
Keyport, WA 98345   map it

Contact:   Rhonda Stewart   360.692.2540

Bainbridge Island Winter Wonderland

Bainbridge Island Winter Wonderland

12/10/2016, 5:00 - 8:00 pm

This first annual and free event will be fun for the whole family! Winter Wonderland will include light features, a snow feature, crafts, Santa Claus, holiday music, ice sculptures, Smores with the Squad, and live reindeer.This event is sponsored by Bainbridge Landing and Puget Sound Energy.

Presented by This event is a partnership between Bainbridge Island Metro Park & Recreation District, City of Bainbridge Island, Bainbridge Island Chamber of Commerce, Bainbridge Island Downtown Association and Puget Sound Energy.

Waterfront Park
370 Brien Drive
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110   map it

Contact:   Lori Quick-Mejia   206.842.2306

Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa

12/10/2016, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Kids and parents are invited to attend Breakfast with Santa. Everyone will enjoy quiche and cinnamon rolls from Sweet Life Cakery, and can tell Santa their secret wishes for Christmas. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the North Kitsap Boys & Girls Club. $15 at the door.

Presented by Village Green Community Center

Village Green Community Center
26159 Dulay Road NE
Kingston, WA 98346   map it

Contact:   Program Director   360.297.1263

Gig Harbor Lighted Boat Parade

Gig Harbor Lighted Boat Parade

12/10/2016, 5:00 pm

Please come early and get your spot on the dock and enjoy the fun creativity our local boaters work so hard to share. You might even see Santa and Rudolph with his bright red nose.

Presented by Gig Harbor Yacht Club

Dock at Gig Harbor Bay
Gig Harbor, WA 98335

Holiday Village

Holiday Village

12/10 - 12/31/2016

The tradition continues as Holiday Village returns to Bloedel. All ages enjoy the wonder of this miniature town that captures giant imaginations. Intricately designed hand-made buildings and whimsical trains create holiday memories for years to come.

Presented by Bloedel Reserve

Bloedel Reserve
7571 N. E Dolphin Drive
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110   map it

Port Gamble Country Christmas

12/10 - 12/11/2016, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Enjoy a variety of festival holiday activities, including horse-drawn hayrides through a town sparkling with over 100,000 holiday lights, craft-making for the kids at Santa’s workshop, and a stunning tree lighting ceremony followed by Western Washington’s only holiday fireworks display.

Presented by Port Gamble

32159 Rainier Ave
Port Gamble, WA 98364   map it

Contact:   Julie

Port Gamble Country Christmas

Port Gamble Country Christmas

12/10 - 12/11/2016, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Visitors will enjoy a variety of festival holiday activities, including horse-drawn hayrides through a town sparkling with over 100,000 holiday lights, craft-making for the kids at Santa’s workshop, followed by Western Washington’s only holiday fireworks display.  Sat. 10-6, Sun. 11-3

Presented by Port Gamble Community

Town of Port Gamble
32159 Rainier Ave
Port Gamble, WA 98364   map it

Port Orchard's Hale's Santa Crawl

Port Orchard's Hale's Santa Crawl

12/10/2016, 4:00 - 9:00 pm

This is not your typical crawl. Think of it as a routed bus service featuring Hale's own British double decker bus. Participants will have on/off service at any of the 9 venues. Crawl at your leisure, start where you want, and catch the next bus to the next stop!

Tickets cost $10, and attendees must be at least 21 years of age.  Ticket proceeds after expenses will be donated to the South Kitsap Helpline's Food Bank.  To purchase, click here.

Presented by Port Orchard Brew Crawls, Hale's Ales, and Slaughter County Brewing

various locations
Port Orchard, WA 98366

Poulsbo Art Walk

Poulsbo Art Walk

12/10/2016, 5:00 - 8:00 pm

Presented by Historic Downtown Poulsbo

Historic Downtown Poulsbo
Front Street
Poulsbo, WA 98370   map it

Gig Harbor presents Harbor Winds Holiday Concert

Gig Harbor presents Harbor Winds Holiday Concert

12/11/2016, 7:00 - 8:00 pm

Harbor Winds, the Kitsap Peninsula's premier wind ensemble, kicks off the holiday season with music for all ages. From Handel and Mozart to Rudolph and the Grinch, this free Holiday Concert has something that everyone in your family will love!

Presented by Harbor Winds/Narrows Music Society

Gig Harbor High School Auditorium
5101 Rosedale Street NW
Gig Harbor, WA 98335   map it

Contact:   Corey Berman   773.259.1932

Santa Paws at KHS

Santa Paws at KHS

12/11/2016, 12:00 - 4:00 pm

KHS Annual Santa Paws Pet and Family portraits is just around the corner! Each event costs $20 per family and the pictures will be digital file only.

Presented by Kitsap Humane Society

Kitsap Humane Society
9167 Dickey Rd NW
Silverdale, WA 98383   map it

Contact:   Rebekah Johnson   360.692.6977

Admiral Theatre Sounds of the Season

Admiral Theatre Sounds of the Season

12/15/2016, 7:00 pm

The Admiral’s annual holiday tradition is full of song, dance and a few surprises from the area’s most talented performers.

Presented by Admiral Theatre

Admiral Theatre
515 Pacific Avenue
Bremerton, WA 98337   map it

Bremerton Lighted Boat Parade

Bremerton Lighted Boat Parade

12/16 - 12/17/2016, 6:10 pm

6:10 p.m. start time both Friday and Saturday nights

Presented by Bremerton Yacht Club

Phinney Bay
Bremerton, WA 98312

Mark Lewis and Karin Kajita

12/16/2016, 6:00 - 9:00 pm

Mark Lewis saxophones and flute with Karin Kajita on piano.

Presented by Casa Mexico

Casa Mexico
1918 NE Poulsbo Ave.
Keyport, WA 98345   map it

Contact:   Rhonda Stewart   360.692.2540

Mark O'Connor-An Appalachian Christmas

Mark O'Connor-An Appalachian Christmas

12/16/2016, 7:00 pm

In this eagerly anticipated live show, the Grammy-winning fiddler shares songs from, and inspired by, the hills and hollows of Appalachia.

Presented by Admiral Theatre

Admiral Theatre
515 Pacific Avenue
Bremerton, WA 98337   map it

Brermerton Santa Crawl 2016

Brermerton Santa Crawl 2016

12/17/2016, 4:00 - 11:00 pm

Be a Santa, or an elf, or a reindeer and join the fun while visiting 8 different stops!

Presented by Downtown Bremerton Association

Downtown Bremerton
Bremerton, WA 98310