Port Orchard

Hallmark Channel Cedar CoveIn 1890, Port Orchard was incorporated as Kitsap County's  first city. Today it's a busy waterfront community and popular tourist destination for business and leisure travelers. Bay Street, located a short block from the waterfront park, marina and foot ferry, is lined with antique and gift shops, a bakery, cafes, pubs and attractions. During the summer there are several free events including family concerts and festivals. Port Orchard is also home to the internationally known, Debbie MaComber, author of Cedar Cove, the popular series appearing on the Hallmark Channel.

Port Orchard Waterfront Loop

Port Orchard Waterfront Loop

Port Orchard's charming downtown waterfront features antique shops, dining with local brews & bites, walking paths, a playground and community park for family friendly activities. Further on down the waterfront you'll find excellent dining options. If you're into micro-brews be sure to stop by Moon Dogs, Too and the popular Slaughter County Brewery & Pub. 

Sidney Museum & Arts Association

Sidney Museum & Arts Association

The Sidney Museum and Arts Association maintains the Sidney Art Gallery, the Sidney Museum and the Log Cabin Museum.
Historic Carlisle II Foot Ferry

Historic Carlisle II Foot Ferry

Ride an original Mosquito Fleet Ferry from the 1900s still in operation today! The ferry offers a scenic 10 minute ride transporting visitors between Bremerton and Port Orchard. Fare is $2 (cash only) each way. Operates Monday thru Friday and some weekends for special events (click here for schedule).
Port Orchard Saturday Farmers Market

Port Orchard Saturday Farmers Market

The Port Orchard Saturday Market, open 9 am 3 pm is located on the waterfront behind Peninsula Feed, east of the to Port Orchard Marina and one block south of Bay St. The market is a great rest stop for families and cyclists and within walking distance of the Comfort Inn on Bay Street and Cedar Cove B&B up on the hill. Port Orchard Public MarketOn the main, Bay Street, look for the Port Orchard Public Market located indoors and open year round where you can enjoy sinfully delicious fresh made ice cream at Carter's Chocolates!
Port Orchard Marina

Port Orchard Marina

Located in downtown Port Orchard, the Port Orchard Marina offers guest moorage and is walking distance to several shops and attractions, including the waterfront park which hosts festivals, car cruzes, free concerts in the park, the Saturday's Farmer's Market. Up coming events include the Annual Chris Craft Rendezvous held this year on July 9-12th. Click for details.
South Kitsap Regional Park

South Kitsap Regional Park

The South Kitsap Regional Park has one of the largest skate parks in the region and also includes ball fields, trails and picnic areas. It's  a great place to let children and pets run and enjoy the great outdoors. Click on the link for more details.