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Embrace the Green, St. Patrick’s Day Festivities in Gig Harbor

As March unfolds, it brings with it the joyous celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, a time when the streets of Gig Harbor are painted green with festivities. Whether you’re Irish or Irish at heart, there’s something for everyone to enjoy during this vibrant holiday. Join us as we explore the top St. Patrick’s Day activities happening right here in Gig Harbor!

Savor Gig Harbor’s Flavors: Restaurant Week is Here!

  Join us for Gig Harbor’s Restaurant Week, happening from March 10th to March 17th, 2024, right at the downtown waterfront. It’s your chance to explore new tastes and enjoy special menus at your favorite spots around town. A Feast for Your Palate Restaurant Week in Gig Harbor is more than just a celebration of […]

Unleashing the Magic of Gig Harbor

Gig Harbor is a hidden jewel in the Pacific Northwest, offering a distinctive blend of small-town charm, maritime beauty, and a rich tapestry of cultural experiences. It is nestled against the magnificent background of Puget Sound. Gig Harbor offers something to enthrall every visitor, regardless of whether they are a local looking for new experiences […]

Tide Fest and Winter Fest

Gig Harbor Christmas Tide Fest & Winter Fest

Where: Gig Harbor High School and Peninsula High School When: Thanksgiving weekend and the First weekend of December Cost: $5 at the door Intro A long-time tradition both of these fundraiser Arts and Crafts Festivals have grown to be some of the most popular holiday craft and artist fairs in the region. With over 100 unique vendors, these […]

Annual Gig Harbor Tree Lighting and Lighted Boat Parade

Gig Harbor Tree Lighting

Where: Downtown Gig Harbor Skansie Brothers Park When: Usually 1st Saturday of December. Cost: Free Christmas is one of the best times of the year to make the most of Gig Harbor’s small-town community and traditions. Even people from outside of the community come to experience it and create family traditions. I love the way events like this […]

Donkey Creek Chum Fest

Donkey Creek Gig Harbor

Where: Gig Harbor History Museum, Downtown Gig Harbor When: Saturday and Sunday 11 am- 4 pm mid to late November Cost: Free The Gig Harbor community comes together to celebrate the return of salmon to local waters with a festival. The Chum Festival serves to remind us of the importance of habitat preservation and the history and culture of the Maritime City. […]

Gig Harbor Film Festival

Gig Harbor Film Festival

Where: Gig Harbor Galaxy Theater in Uptown When: Mid to Late September Cost: $40 General Admission ticket that gets admission to all movies, $300 VIP tickets which usually sell out. There are over 12,000 movie festivals in the world and surprisingly little Gig Harbor is host to one that consistently ranks in the top 100! It is becoming […]

Gig Harbor Summer Art Festival

Gig Harbor Summer Art Festival

Where: Judson Street in Downtown Waterfront District When: Mid July weekend, 10-6 Saturday and 10-5 Sunday Cost: All activities and shuttle are free One of the biggest festivals of the year in Gig Harbor, it is going strong after 36+ years and draws 1,000s of attendees. This event is right in the heart of the beautiful waterfront district […]

The Blessing of the Fleet, a Maritime Tradition.

Boats in the harbor where the blessing of the Fleet event takes place in Gig Harbor, WA every year.

Where: Downtown Gig Harbor, Skansie Brothers Park When: The First Sunday of June Cost: Free This event has roots that go back over 50 years. In 1970 the District Association of Gig Harbor Lady Merchants desired to honor the fishing heritage of Gig Harbor by starting “Harbor Holidays”. This event was in partnership with the Fishermen’s […]

Gig Harbor Maritime Gig Festival

Performers on a float dressed in red and black

Where: Downtown Gig Harbor When: First weekend in June Cost: Free A community celebration on a grand scale, the  Gig Harbor Maritime Gig Festival. takes place the first full weekend of June. Rain or shine this two-day, family and pet-friendly festival has 6,000 to 8,000 people attend each day, and the numbers just keep growing. Vendors, activities, […]

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