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 .

Bainbridge Island Sounds of Summer

7/27/2016, 7:00 - 8:00 pm

The Bainbridge Island Metro Park and Recreation District presents the FREE Sounds of Summer concert series at Battle Point Park. This five week FREE concert series runs from July 6-August 3 with performances from 7:00-8:30pm. It’s fun for the whole family with live music, food vendors, face painting and balloon clowns. The concert series begins on July 6, when Kitsap’s own Chebon Tiger preforms funk, R&B and the blues. On July 13, we welcome the Joey Jewel Sinatra Tribute. On July 20, Dick Drummond of The Senate joins the fun with an alternative-folk music combination. CMT Award Winner, Chance McKinney will be playing for the crowds on July 27. The series concludes on August 3, with another of Kitsap’s finest; Planet Groove will be playing funk, blues and rock. Enter Battle Point Park though the west entrance off of Battle Point Road.


Presented by Bainbridge Island Metro Parks

Battle Point Park
11299 Arrow Point Drive NE
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110   map it

Contact:   Bainbridge Island Metro Park and Recreation District   206.842.2306

Performances at the Passage

Performances at the Passage

7/28/2016, 7:00 - 10:00 pm

Every Thursday through July and August. All concerts are Free, family friendly, and open to the public. Concerts are rain or shine on the Resort Event Lawn.  Feel free to bring blankets and lawn chairs. 

Presented by Clearwater Entertainment - Thursdays

Clearwater Casino
15347 Suquamish Way NE
Suquamish, WA 98392   map it

Port Orchard Concerts by the Bay - Thursday

7/28/2016, 6:30 - 8:00 pm

Rain or Shine – Every Thursday - Free admission and parking at Waterfront Park.

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

Port Orchard Marina Waterfront Park
707 Sidney Pkwy
Port Orchard, WA 98366   map it

Kitsap Arts & Crafts Festival


Kitsap Arts & Crafts Festival is the second longest-running festival in Washington State. Now in our 57th year, we’ll have artisan craft booths, local food vendors, and Juried and Student Art Shows. Walk on the ferry from Edmonds and you’ll be steps away from a good time. There’s also plenty of free parking.

Presented by Kitsap Arts & Craft - Kingston

Kingston Village Green
26159 Dulay Rd NE
Kingston, WA 98346   map it

Contact:   Evy Halvorsen Holstein   360.271.8236

Silverdale Whaling Days

7/29 - 7/31/2016

Presented by Whaling Days

Silverdale, WA 98383

Contact:   Request Info

Harry Potter & The Cursed Child Book Release Party!

7/30 - 7/31/2016, 11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Please join us for the release of Harry Potter & The Cursed Child! The party starts at 11:00pm on June 30th with the movie playing in-store, snacks and activities! Prizes for the best Harry Potter costume/outfit! We'll be handing out pre-ordered copies of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child at MIDNIGHT!

Presented by Liberty Bay Books

Liberty Bay Books
18881 D Front Street
Poulsbo, WA 98370   map it

Contact:   Suzanne Droppert   360.779.5909

Kingston Beach Exploration

7/30/2016, 8:00 - 10:00 am

Join Kitsap Beach Naturalists to explore and wonder at the rich and colorful sea life that is exposed during low tide. Beach explorations are open to the public, and naturalists will be on hand to share resources and knowledge with you. Tell your family and friends, and we will see you at the beach!

Presented by Kitsap Beach Naturalists

Kingston Ferry Beach - Saltair Beach
25955 Washington Blvd
Kingston,, WA 98346   map it

Kingston Cove Summer Concerts

7/30/2016, 5:30 - 5:00 pm

Free Iive music and fun for the whole family! Beer & wine garden, food and crafts; every Saturday night in July and August. Free 2 hour parking. 

Mike Wallace Park
Kingston, WA 98346   map it

Rock the Dock 2016

Rock the Dock 2016

7/30/2016, 5:00 - 8:00 pm

Free family event with music, food and beer every Saturday night through August, on the Bremerton Boardwalk. The free concert series is made possible by a partnership of the Port of Bremerton, City of Bremerton and the Downtown Bremerton Association who all worked collaboratively to invest in and grow the series. Visit site for schedule of bands by clicking here.

Presented by Downtown Business & Port of Bremerton

Louis Mentor Boardwalk at Bremerton Marina
120 Washington Beach Avenue
Bremerton, WA 98337   map it

Free Music For A Great Cause - Kingston

7/31/2016, 2:00 - 4:00 pm

Join us for a free jazz concert featuring NW Vocalist of Year, Eugenie Jones, benefiting the new Kingston Coffee Oasis Teen Center for homeless and at-risk youth. We welcome pass-the-hat donations.  All proceeds from the event benefit the new center.

Presented by Eugenie Jones

Mike Wallace Park
Kingston Port
Kingston,, WA 98346   map it

Contact:   Eugenie Jones   360.509.3422

Mustangs on the Waterfront

7/31/2016, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Kitsap Mustang Club's 28th annual Mustang Only Participants Choice Car Show at the Port Orchard Waterfront Park. All Ford Mustangs welcome. Trophies awarded in 39 classes. Preregistration $15 by July 10 or $20 after July 10 or show day. Please visit our website for more information.

Presented by Kitsap Mustang Club

Port Orchard Waterfront Park
Bay Street
Port Orchard, WA 98366   map it

Contact:   Susan Stadshaug   360.620.5864

Tour de Kitsap

7/31/2016, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

23rd Annual Bicycle Ride! Start/Finish in Silverdale, Bremerton, or Kingston
8 Route Choices – 20 to 100 miles.  Click here for details and registration:

Presented by West Sound Cycling Club

10315 Silverdale Way NW
Silverdale, WA 98383   map it

Summer Nights at the Bay

8/2/2016, 6:30 pm

Bring your family and picnic dinner and enjoy the sounds and sights of a summer Poulsbo evening.

Presented by community sponsors

Muriel Iverson Williams Waterfront Park
18809 Anderson Parkway
Poulsbo, WA 98370   map it

Contact:   360.779.9898

Poulsbo Uncorked

8/5/2016, 4:00 - 7:00 pm

Join us for Poulsbo 2016 Uncorked, a wine, food, beer tasting event with live music.

Presented by Poulsbo Chamber of Commerce

Hudson Auto Center
20081 Viking Ave NW
Poulsbo, WA 98370   map it

Contact:   Poulsbo Chamber of Commerce   360.779.4848

Manette Edible Gardens Tour de Coop

8/6/2016, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Take a self-guided tour through local gardens in the Manette community of Bremerton. The gardens feature a variety of food growing techniques including growing fruit, berries and chickens in urban yards. A recommended donation of $5 for ages 13 and up will get you a map of the 14 gardens on the tour.

Presented by Manette Neighborhood Coalition

Discovery Fellowship of Bremerton
1305 Ironsides Ave.
Bremerton, WA 98310   map it

Contact:   Paula Wood   360.271.8947

The EDGE Improv

8/6/2016, 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Join The EDGE for an ingeniously improvised evening of on-the-spot comedy, all from audience suggestions. For two laughter-filled decades, the troupe's riotous antics have inspired rave reviews from audience members and hilarious commentary from the troupe members.

Presented by Bainbridge Performing Arts

200 Madison Ave N
BAINBRIDGE ISLAND, WA 98110   map it

Contact:   Siobhan Maguire   206.842.8569

Historic Tall Ships

8/9 - 8/11/2016, 11:00 am

We offer public sailing excursions and walk-on tours throughout the year. For more information, click here.

Presented by Grays Harbor Historical Seaport Authority

Brownsville Marina
9790 Ogle Road NE
Bremerton, WA 98311   map it

Contact:   800.200.5239

Bainbridge Island Studio Tour

8/12 - 8/14/2016, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

The 32nd annual Winter Studio Tour on Bainbridge Island is a free, self-guided art tour with 64 local artists in 9 island studios, and live music provided by regional musicians and carolers. The art is high quality and hand-crafted, and the music is upbeat and delightful!

Presented by Bainbridge Island Studio Tour

various studios on Bainbridge Island
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110

Contact:   Dinah Satterwhite   206.842.0504

Kitsap Wine Festival - Harborside Fountain Plaza

8/13/2016, 2:00 - 5:00 pm

The eighth annual Kitsap Wine Festival at Harborside Fountain Park returns with a celebration of food, wine and community Saturday, August 13, from 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Guests will enjoy live music, bites from local restaurants and tastings from Washington wineries and breweries set against the breathtaking views of Puget Sound and the Port of Bremerton Marina.It's hard to imagine a better place to sip and savor than on the gorgeous waterfront at the Kitsap Wine Festival!

Presented by Kitsap Conference Center

Harborside Fountain Park
251 1st Street
Bremerton, WA 98337   map it

Contact:   Kelly Werner

Port Gamble Maritime Music Festival

8/13/2016, 12:00 - 5:00 pm

Come enjoy a day of maritime music set in a natural amphitheatre overlooking picturesque Gamble Bay. We present the cream of the Northwest maritime music community in the historic town of Port Gamble, Washington.

Food, drinks, & snacks are available at the top of the amphitheatre (which is also the back of the audience) in the Port Gamble General Store. There's parking, and a rain stage across the street.  The festival promotes the living legacy of maritime music from all corners of the globe, as played by the many local and national artists who live here in the Puget Sound area and across the country.

Presented by Maritime Folknet

Amphitheatre Behind the General Store
32400 Rainier Ave NE
Port Gamble, WA 98364   map it

Contact:   Request Info   206.448.0707