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 .

Gig Harbor Cider Swig

Gig Harbor Cider Swig

9/29/2018, 12:00 - 5:00 pm

The Cider Swig returns to Gig Harbor with dozens of regional ciders to sip, live music and entertainment on two stages, the 3rd annual Apple Pie Contest, apple launching, award winning delectable "curbside cuisine" by area chefs, restaurants and food trucks, the Apple Carnivàle & Kids Zone, and more!

Presented by Gig Harbor Foundation

Sehmel Homestead Park
10123 78TH Ave NW,
Gig Harbor, WA, WA 98332   map it

Contact:   Request Info

Mark Lewis with Randy Halberstadt on piano

9/29/2018, 6:00 - 9:00 pm

Mark Lewis saxophones and flute with guest musicians. Varied menu includes pizza, pasta dishes, salads, beer, wine and more. 5-minute walk from Kingston Ferry. No cover.

Presented by Westside Pizza

Westside Pizza
25960 Ohio Ave. NE
Kingston, WA 98346   map it

Music on the Hill - David Michael concert

9/29/2018, 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Spend an evening with friends, music and refreshments for this delightful concert.

Presented by Sidney Museum and Art Gallery

Sidney Art Gallery and Museum
202 Sidney Ave
Port Orchard, WA 98366   map it

Super Squash Scavenger Hunt

10/2 - 10/5/2018, 10:00 am

See the pumpkins, the squash and enjoy the wide variety of colors, shapes and textures of this Bloedel-propagated harvest. Children are given a special map to help find all the hidden squash around the grounds. Make this outdoor activity part of your autumn tradition! Event runs through Oct 31.

Presented by Bloedel Reserve

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

Bremerton Art Walk

Bremerton Art Walk

10/5/2018, 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

West Sound Quilter's Show

West Sound Quilter's Show

10/5 - 10/6/2018, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us for so much to see at the Quilt Show! There will be vendors, demonstrations, quilt raffle, wearable art, quilt turning and a cafe. Our featured artist is Susan Hondros.

Presented by West Sound Quilters

Kitsap County Fairgrounds Presidents Hall
1250 NW Fairgrounds Road
Bremerton, WA 98311   map it

Gig Harbor Art Walk

Gig Harbor Art Walk

10/6/2018

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

Herb Alpert and Lani Hall

Herb Alpert and Lani Hall

10/6/2018, 7:00 pm

A legendary trumpet player, Alpert’s extraordinary musicianship has earned him five #1 hits, nine GRAMMY® Awards, 15 Gold albums, 14 Platinum albums and has sold over 72 million records. Grammy Award-winning vocalist and producer Lani Hall started her career in 1966 as the lead singer of Sergio Mendes’ breakthrough group, Brasil ‘66.

Presented by Admiral Theatre

Admiral Theatre
515 Pacific Ave
Bremerton, WA 98337   map it

Mark Lewis with Richard Person, trumpet; James Clark bass

10/6/2018, 6:00 - 9:00 pm

It will be Mark's usual local format, playing with Northwest all-star guest musicians. We have a fantastic line-up for the trial period, and more to follow if it continues.

Presented by Westside Pizza

Westside Pizza
25960 Ohio Ave. NE
Kingston, WA 98346   map it

Peninsula Home and Recreation Expo

Peninsula Home and Recreation Expo

10/6 - 10/7/2018, 10:00 am

This event is the very best way to get your questions answered by talking to dozens of local experts! Peninsula Home & Recreation Expo is the only recreation themed expo on the Kitsap and Olympic Peninsulas

Presented by Kitsap Building Association

Kitsap County Fairgrounds, President's Hall
1200 Fairgrounds Blvd.
Bremerton, WA 98311   map it

Wild For Wine

10/6/2018, 6:00 - 9:00 pm

Enjoy an evening in rustic yet elegant surroundings while watching our amazing Pacific Northwest wildlife on the shores of Agate Passage and help raise crucial funds needed to help treat and
feed our patients and wildlife ambassadors.

Presented by West Sound Wildlife Shelter

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

Contact:   Cate McCaslin   206.855.9057

Bainbridge Gardens 25th Anniversary Pumpkin Walk

10/12 - 10/13/2018, 6:00 - 8:00 pm

The Pumpkin Walk is a fun, festive, family-oriented event. The proceeds (free event, suggested donation) of this popular, non-scary event benefit the Bainbridge Island Boys and Girls Club. For more details, click here.

Presented by Bainbridge Gardens

Bainbridge Gardens
9415 Miller Rd NE
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110   map it

Contact:   206.842.5888

Family pARTy event at BIMA

10/13/2018, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

 "Family pARTy" Celebrate the opening of BIMA's fall exhibitions with the whole family. Join us for a fun, hands-on art-making party in the galleries featuring projects by the Valentinetti Puppet Museum, Bainbridge Island Historical Museum and BIMA. FREE! No registration required.

Presented by Bainbridge Island Museum of Art

Bainbridge Island Museum of Art
550 Winslow Way East
Auditorium
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110   map it

Contact:   Emma Cantrell, Education & Programs Associate   205.451.4017

Gig Harbor Autumn Sip and Stroll

Gig Harbor Autumn Sip and Stroll

10/13/2018, 1:00 - 5:00 pm

The popular tasting event takes patrons on a tour along Gig Harbor's beautiful waterfront sampling Northwest Wines, Brews, Spirits and tasty small bites at businesses serving as "Stroll Stops."

Presented by Gig Harbor Rotary and Gig Harbor Downtown Waterfront Alliance

Downtown Gig Harbor
Gig Harbor, WA 98335

Olalla Community Club Presents: Ronny Cox

Olalla Community Club Presents: Ronny Cox

10/13/2018, 7:00 pm

Most people recognize Ronny Cox as an actor appearing in many movies and tv such as Deliverance, Total Recall, St. Elsewhere and Star Trek: The Next Generation to name a few.  Ronnie states, "These days, I spend less time acting and more time as a singer/songwriter performing at folk festivals, concert venues and small intimate theaters all over the U.S. Music is my first love.

Presented by Olalla Community Club

Olalla Community Club
12970 Olalla Valley Rd SE
Olalla, WA 98359   map it

Poulsbo Art Walk

Poulsbo Art Walk

10/13/2018, 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

Poulsbo Half and 10K

Poulsbo Half and 10K

10/13/2018

Along with chip timing, there will also be participant shirts and finisher medals that will be revealed in the spring. All participants will get free photo downloads. The course starts and finishes at Liberty Bay Waterfront Park and runs through downtown Poulsbo.

Presented by Orca Running

Liberty Bay Waterfront Park
18809 Anderson Pkwy
Poulsbo, WA 98370   map it

Contact:   206.747.7849

Port Gamble Spooky 12k Run

Port Gamble Spooky 12k Run

10/28/2018

The 13th annual Spooky 12k takes place in haunted Port Gamble, where the hills aren’t the only scary part of this race! Dress up for this one, with the best costume contest to follow the race. The Spooky 1 Miler is free and for the kids only. Run into the woods and follow the trail to see the old bears den before running back to town!

Presented by Roots Rock Running

Port Gamble Trails
Port Gamble, WA 98364

Contact:   Request Info   360.779.8757

98° At Christmas

98° At Christmas

11/7/2018, 7:00 pm

From 1997 to 2002 — they'd sold a staggering 10 million records, scored a chart-topping single, “Thank God I Found You,” with Mariah Carey and Joe, and collaborated with their collective idol, Stevie Wonder on “True to Your Heart,” for the 1998 animated Disney film, Mulan. Join us for a fun evening of magical music.

Presented by Admiral Theatre

Admiral Theatre
515 Pacific Ave
Bremerton, WA 98337   map it

Art In The Woods Studio Tour

Art In The Woods Studio Tour

11/9 - 11/11/2018, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Unique, Free, self-guided tour of local art studios in beautiful N.Kitsap - featuring 21 studios & over 50 fine artists and crafts persons. Metal sculpture, Ceramics, Painting, Glass, Photography, Printmaking, Textiles - and so much more. Join us as we explore working studios in our Great Peninsula.

Presented by Cultural Arts Foundation NW

Art In The Woods Studio Tour
20432 Noll Rd NE
Poulsbo, WA 98370   map it

Contact:   Leigh Knowles Metteer   360.440.1399

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