Calendar of Events

Featured Events

Below is a list of just a few events happening around the Kitsap Peninsula. To learn about more events taking place now and in the future, visit our Calendar page and click the dates (as shown in the graphic at 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 recommend, please send an email to .

Bainbridge Island Historical Museum presents An Evening With Meriwether Lewis

3/20/2018, 7:30 - 9:00 pm

It's May 1804! Travel with Meriwether Lewis as he begins his journey up the Missouri River, over the Continental Divide and down the Clearwater, Snake and Columbia Rivers to the Pacific. This incredible explorer will share his adventures at a fundraising performance for the Bainbridge Island Historical Museum. Meriwether Lewis will be portrayed by PBS Commentator and NPR Host Clay Jenkinson, one of the most sought-after humanities scholars and cultural commentators in the United States.

Presented by Bainbridge Island Historical Museum

Bainbridge Performing Arts
200 Madison Avenue North
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110   map it

Contact:   Sally Jo Martine   360.649.9974

Heronswood 30th: The Art of Seeing

3/23/2018, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Heronswood is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a series of events. The festivities kick-off with an exhibition of work from celebrated botanical artists, including Jean Emmons. "The Art of Seeing: Modern Botanical Illustration" begins on March 2.

Presented by Heronswood Gardens

Heronswood Garden House Gallery
7530 NE 288th Street
Kingston, WA 98346   map it

Contact:   Joan Garrow   360.297.9620

Kites Over Kingston

Kites Over Kingston

3/24/2018, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Kites, Kids, Food, & Fun! Rain or Shine, Everyone is invited!

Presented by Windermere West Sound

Mike Wallace Park
Kingston, WA 98346

White Horse Beerfest

White Horse Beerfest

3/24/2018, 3:00 - 6:00 pm

Your ticket to the event gives you: Entry to the event, Commemorative tasting glass, ten 5oz tastes, live music, raffle drawings, and MORE!

Featured Breweries: Downpour Brewing (Kingston), Hood Canal Brewery (Kingston), Sound Brewery (Poulsbo), Valholl Brewing (Poulsbo) and Western Red Brewing (Poulsbo)

Presented by White Horse Golf Club

White Horse Golf Club
22975 Three Lions Place NE
Kingston, WA 98346   map it

National Vietnam War Veteran's Day Commemoration

3/29/2018, 12:00 pm

U.S. Navy Region Northwest Command Master Chief Ted Calcaterra will read the Presidential Proclamation commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War, and all Vietnam Veterans in attendance will be recognized. Veterans should RSVP by emailing or calling 360-396-5548. Along with Veterans' attendance, the U.S. Naval Undersea Museum invites the public to join the event to say "thank you" to our Vietnam Veterans. 

Presented by US Naval Undersea Museum

Keyport Naval Undersea Museum
1 Garnett Way
Keyport, WA 98345   map it

Kitsap Live Steamers Easter Egg Hunt and Train Rides

3/31/2018, 11:00 am

Registration starts at 11am, and the hunt starts at 12noon. There will also be other activities, such as a train ride prior to that time and after! All free!

Presented by Kitsap Live Steamers

South Kitsap Regional Park
3101 SE Marbeth LN

Bloedel Reserve Presents: Poetry Month

Bloedel Reserve Presents: Poetry Month


Curated by Linda Bierds, David Guterson, and Laura Counsel, Bloedel Reserve welcomes spring with the return of inspirational, healing, and thought-provoking poetry along the trails in celebration of Poetry Month.


Presented by Bloedel Reserve

Bloedel Reserve
7501 NE Dolphin Dr
Bainbridge Island, WA 

Contact:   206.842.7631

Kiana Lodge Easter Buffet & Egg Hunt

Kiana Lodge Easter Buffet & Egg Hunt

4/1/2018, 11:00 am

Come visit with the Easter Bunny and enjoy a tasty Easter brunch at Kiana Lodge. Bring the kids so they can find the hidden eggs filled with goodies!

Presented by Kiana Lodge

Kiana Lodge
14976 Sandy Hook Rd NE
Poulsbo, WA 98370   map it

Contact:   866.738.4307

Bremerton Art Walk

Bremerton Art Walk

4/6/2018, 5:00 pm

Bremerton's Art Walk features galleries, studios, museums, shops, and restaurants showcasing the creative talent found in our growing art scene. You are invited to stroll through the streets of downtown to enjoy art, food, and community!

Presented by Bremerton Community

Downtown Bremerton
Bremerton, WA 98373

Benise: Spanish Nights

Benise: Spanish Nights

4/7/2018, 7:00 pm

Have an evening of pure enjoyment. Benise’s ‘Spanish Nights’ features the passion and grace of Flamenco combined with fiery Spanish guitar.

Presented by Admiral Theatre

Admiral Theatre
515 Pacific Ave
Bremerton, WA 98337   map it

Gig Harbor Art Walk

Gig Harbor Art Walk


This free event allows art enthusiasts to stroll through seven galleries featuring artist demonstrations, refreshments, and displays reflecting a diverse selection of mediums and styles.

Presented by Gig Harbor Community

various locations downtown Gig Harbor
Gig Harbor, WA 98335

Contact:   253.514.0071

Wine Tasting at the Beach

Wine Tasting at the Beach

4/7/2018, 3:00 pm

Enjoy wine tasting at the beach from 3-6 then stay for the Journey Tribute concert with Jeff Salado at 8:00 p.m.  For tickets, click here.

Presented by The Point Casino

The Point Casino
7989 NE Salish Lane
Kingston, WA 98346   map it

Contact:   360.297.0070

Lumberjack Run

Lumberjack Run

4/14 - 4/15/2018

With a strong first year of support, once again there will be a 100 M, 100 K, and 50 M option. The run will consist of a 12.5 mile loop with 3 fully stocked aid stations per loop, a 30 hour time limit, and the option to run whatever distance you like.

Presented by Roots Rock Running

Port Gamble
Port Gamble, WA 98346

Port Orchard Farmers Market

4/14/2018, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Opening Day of the Port Orchard Farmers Market's 40th Anniversary Season! As this is also the 2nd Saturday of the Month, its also a Super Sprouts Day. Sprouts is the Market's Kida club, stop by the Market Booth for more info. Super Sprouts Days will have events and activities for our kids club.

Presented by POFM

Port Orchard Waterfront, Bay Street and Harrison behind Penninsula Feed
Port Orchard, WA 98366   map it

Contact:   Juliet Fox   360.602.1022

Poulsbo Art Walk

Poulsbo Art Walk

4/14/2018, 5:00 - 8:00 pm

Join many local businesses in historic downtown Poulsbo for an evening of gallery hopping, shopping and dining the Second Saturday of each month from  5-8 pm.

Presented by Poulsbo Community

Historic Downtown Poulsbo
Front Street
Poulsbo, WA 98370   map it

Call To The Wild Gala Auction & Dinner

Call To The Wild Gala Auction & Dinner

4/21/2018, 5:00 - 9:00 pm

If you love wildlife and auctions, don't miss this event! Join us for the 14th Annual Gala Dinner & Auction to benefit the West Sound Wildlife Shelter. Attend the auction for a fun filled evening of exciting items to bid on, raffles, bidding frenzies, a 3-course meal and more!

Presented by West Sound Wildlife Shelter

Kiana Lodge
14976 Sandy Hook Rd NE
Poulsbo, WA 98370   map it

Contact:   Cate McCaslin   206.855.9057

Gig Harbor Paddler's Cup

4/21 - 4/22/2018

The weekend will feature three signature events: the Cross Narrows Challenge, Inner Harbor Races, and Dragon Boat Races. See website for details.

Presented by CHI Franciscan Health & St. Anthony Hospital

Skansie Brothers Park
3207 Harborview Dr
Gig Harbor, WA 98335   map it

Charlie Daniels Band

Charlie Daniels Band

4/22/2018, 7:00 pm

Come hear Charlie Daniels and his band play his Grammy winning hit, "The Devil Went Down to Georgia" and many more of their hits!


Presented by Admiral Theatre

Admiral Theatre
515 Pacific Ave
Bremerton, WA 98337   map it

WOW: Women on Water Easter Egg Hunt & Paddle

WOW: Women on Water Easter Egg Hunt & Paddle

4/28/2018, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Paddle Poulsbo to Keyport and back (approx. 5 miles round trip). Starting from our Poulsbo rental dock we'll paddle to the Whiskey Creek Steakhouse for lunch and have an Easter Egg kayak hunt with surprises.

Presented by Olympic Outdoor Center

Poulsbo Marina
Poulsbo, WA 98370   map it

Contact:   Forrest Wells   360.297.4659



5/1 - 5/5/2018, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

TrawlerFest is PassageMaker's boat show designed for cruising enthusiasts. TrawlerFest features an impressive in-water selection of new and pre-owned cruising powerboats, the latest in marine gear and services, and first-class education & demonstrations. TrawlerFest is more than a boat show; it's where industry, education and community come together in an intimate, rendezvous atmosphere. 

Presented by PassageMaker Magazine

Bremerton Marina & Kitsap Conference Center
120 Washington Beach Ave
Bremerton, WA 98337   map it

Contact:   Jennifer Dudas   954.761.7073

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