Welcome to the 2017 4th Annual Winter Rendezvous in Little Norway
February 11 am - 4 pm
This popular 3-day boaters event returns to the Port of Poulsbo and downtown Poulsbo. Members of the Historic Downtown Poulsbo Assoc. (HDPA) are hosting many free family friendly activities for residents, non-boaters and visitors! Below is information about events and how to purchase tickets to the Tattooine Cantina held at Poulsbo Son's of Norway.
Tattooine Cantina - Click here for tickets for Tattooine Cantina Event at the Sons of Norway.
Hosted by Menage a Trois Vodkas. Refreshments also provided by Valholl Brewing and Bushel & Barrel Ciders. Souvenier crafts from Blue Heron Jewelers, games (win a prize or two), and DJ Gary the Human spinning galactic tunes purchased with the required Galactic Credits…our Cantina’s currency. Entry is one galactic credit ($3.50 value), but free for kids 6 and under. NOTE: If you bought a VIP ticket that includes moorage, your entry to the Tattooine Cantina is included!
Special Lodging Packages - offered by Poulsbo Guest House International and Poulsbo Inn & Suites. Viking Cab will be readily available for easy access to the two local hotels, for those unable to secure moorage. More lodging available at Oxford Suites and Best Western Plus Siverdale Beach Hotel, and the Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort.
FREE Public & Family Winter Rendezvous Events on February 11th
Opening Ceremony, Tattooine Cantina (Sons of Norway Marine Room). Greeting from famed Hydro driver Chip Hanauer, Mayor of Poulsbo and a Norwegian speaking County Commissioner, escorted by our Poulsbo Vikings, and a few extra-terrestrials.
11:30 – Kitsap Rowing Assoc. mini scrimmage – views from the shoreline of our local rowing club getting ready for the big race against Bainbridge Island Rowing
1-3 pm Glögg Fest: - At seven locations throughout downtown with free glögg. Pick up a map that lists participating places with form on the back to vote for your favorite. Winners announced at awards ceremony. Winning baskets made for winners are donated by downtown Poulsbo businesses.
12-2 pm Outer Rim Poulsbo Poker Run - Featuring seven of our downtown retail shops, this event is free to play and open to anyone. Get your map of the participating shops: Info Center at the Tattooine Cantina that identify where cards can be obtained, sponsor information, what prizes will be available, and what hands will win. BEST and WORST natural hand wins. Details at Winter Rendezvous’s Facebook or Historic Downtown Poulsbo Facebook.
12-2 pm - Hutt Scavenger Hunt - visit participating retailers on the Trade route, in search of Tattooine’s most sought after valuables. Find the entire treasure, and get your map back to the Info Center at the Tattooine Cantina to register to win the big prize!.
Valisblot Bonfire – the Vikings will be hosting their version of a Valentines celebration, with revelry, sweets, and perhaps some record setting activity! Follow the event page on facebook for the amazing details!
5-8 pm - Poulsbo Trade Route Art Walk: shops open til 8 pm. Very popular featuring local and regional artists and exhibitions.
Downtown Historical Tours - The Poulsbo Historical Society, with the new Maritime Museum located at the Visitors Information Center on Front Street, offers downtown walking tours that give the rich history of our little preserved town. Many of the buildings are not much different from how they looked many years ago! Tours are $5 per person, and can be pre-reserved by calling the Historical Society at 360.440.7354.
Live Music - multiple venues throughout downtown, late night.
SPECIAL EVENTS - Live Music & Parties!
Feb. 10 - Whiskey Nite in P’Bo at Tizleys Europub presents Menage a Trois Amador, sample of six fine whiskeys, hors d’oeurves and jazz…$25/person(must be 21 or older). Not included in the VIP ticket. Contact //');x=x+2;}document.write(''+zz[x]+';');}document.write(''); //]]> "> or call 360.394.0080 to RSVP.
Feb. 10-11; 110 Lounge will have DJ Gary the Human on starting 9 PM. On Friday, Feb. 10, Tizleys Europub will have Les Paulish Trio - 7-9 PM. Stay turned for more listings!
Links to other 2017 Winter Rendezvous III Information:
General Public/Visitors: Historic Downtown Poulsbo - Facebook Page
For Boaters: Poulsbo Marina - Reservation
Event sponsored by famed Hydro-driver Chip Hanauer, Boat Insurance Agency, Menage a Trois Vodka, NW Yachting Magazine, Historic Downtown Poulsbo Asssociation, Visit Kitsap Peninsula, Port of Poulsbo/Poulsbo Marina, and Greater Poulsbo Chamber of Commerce.