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5:30 pm
Harbor WildWatch’s first science-social of the season will welcome Ken Campbell, Director of The Ikkatsu Project, to discuss marine debris in the wilds of Alaska (and at home in the Puget Sound). Formed in 2012, The Ikkatsu Project seeks to remediate marine debris through coastal surveying and exploration. They recently traveled to the Cape Decision Lighthouse in southeast Alaska to survey the surrounding beaches and collect water samples for microplastic research. The lighthouse is located in one of the more remote regions of the Alaskan panhandle at the southern tip of Kuiu (south of Sitka and west of Wrangell). With ...read more
Gig Harbor Taproom
Feb 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
The in-house jazz band, the O5 Trio, will be playing in the Salish Lounge from 7 to 9pm. They invite you to join them for a night of great live music, wine, food and maybe even a little dancing!  We have an excellent selection of wine specials to choose from, including 50% off select bottles!  and 50% off of any flatbread, or our vegetable board.  Free admission, 21 +  
Ocean5
6:30 pm
Come join the fun with Sweet Mary & Friends featuring Mary Farr, Katie Crowell, and Russ Salton as they share Folk, Country and Original Music. Fun songs with sweet harmony to fill your soul.
Zog's
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Billy Stoops, acclaimed singer/songwriter, guitarist and storyteller, returns to Kimball Coffeehouse for an entertaining and amusing evening of stories in songs.
Kimball Coffeehouse
Feb 23 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
4:00 pm
Key Peninsula Civic Center’s annual all-you-can-eat* fresh-caught Dungeness Crab Feed Family-friendly feast to support the Civic Center. Join friends and neighbors for a delicious way to support the local community! Adult Tickets – $30   Kids 6 to 12 – $15     Kids under 6 – Free Menu includes fresh-caught Dungeness crab, spaghetti with red or white sauce, caesar salad, and garlic bread. *All food must be consumed on site – no take out!
Key Peninsula Civic Center
Feb 23 @ 4:00 pm – 12:00 pm
4:00 pm
In it’s 7th year Texas Hold ’em for all you poker buffs. This very popular event hosted by the Gig Harbor Kiwanis being held at the Gig Harbor Eagles Clubhouse. (4425 Burnham Drive) Doors open at 4 pm and play begins at 5 pm. $60 Buy-in to Tournament and includes food (Mexican Buffet) Reserve your spot early (21+) by emailing or calling by Feb. 20th: mjoyal@rhodescpa.com- Put Kiwanis in Subject Line and send name & phone, with # of guests  Call Melani at 206-719-6751  Pay at the door with cash/Visa/MC Must sign up in ADVANCE Bring extra money for rebuy-in’s and ...read more
Gig Harbor Eagles Clubhouse
Feb 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Come join us for our Hosted open mic Every Saturday night 7-9pm!
Kimball Coffeehouse
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
Bowl for FREE on Monday nights at Ocean5! Spend $30 on food and drinks per lane during an hour of bowling and we’ll comp your game fees. ($5 per person for bowling) BRING Family! RALLY your friends! Come any Monday night to have a blast! Reserve your lanes here: https://www.o5social.com/lane-reservations
Ocean5
6:00 pm
Harbor History Museum is eager to share unreleased footage documenting the collapse of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge on November 7, 1940. Taken by Arthur T. Leach ­– a toll both operator at the time — “The Lost Footage” is the only known video of the collapse as seen from the West side, or Gig Harbor side, of the Tacoma Narrows. “As a historian, I am naturally skeptical until I am able to confirm details. I am excited to say that I have been able to verify that Mr. Leach was noted as a toll booth operator at the time and ...read more
Harbor History Museum
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
The in-house jazz band, the O5 Trio, will be playing in the Salish Lounge from 7 to 9pm. They invite you to join them for a night of great live music, wine, food and maybe even a little dancing!  We have an excellent selection of wine specials to choose from, including 50% off select bottles!  and 50% off of any flatbread, or our vegetable board.  Free admission, 21 +  
Ocean5
Feb 27 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
6:30 pm
Greetings fellow movie lovers! Please join us on the last Wednesday of every month for some independent film enjoyment. Our second offering for this season will be a series of Oscar nominated short films presented by ShortsTV US on Wednesday, February 27th at 6:30pm. Tickets are just $10 per person and can be purchased at the door (inside the lobby of the beautiful Galaxy Theatres Luxury+ IMAX Gig Harbor). Members get in for free, so be sure to ask us about our membership options! Seating is first come, first served.
Galaxy Theatre Uptown
6:30 pm
A local favorite; Budapest West entertain you at your only local winery- Olalla Winery & Vineyard. Budapest West, a “world-belly-dance-groove” band based in the Pacific Northwest. We blend modern electronic instruments with unique and rare instruments to create a sound unlike any other. We perform all original “world-groove” music! Join us for a fantastic evening of live music and great wine. We have food baskets available.
pin Olalla Vineyard & Winery
Mar 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
The Fab Three return to this awesome venue near the center of Gig Harbor where you’ll enjoy a wonderful atmosphere, excellent food and drink (and of course coffee!!), and great live entertainment! Join us for a great night of Beatles music!
Kimball Coffeehouse
10:00 am
Join us every First Saturday along the Gig Harbor Waterfront for the monthly Artwalk. Check the Gig Harbor Artwalk Facebook page for activity and demonstration times. Pick up a passport at the first gallery on your walk. Look for the red tennis shoe flags flying at the galleries and businesses participating in the walk. Access the most current interactive map at http://bit.ly/ghartwalk. Hope to see you at our next Artwalk!
Downtown Waterfront
Mar 2 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
5:00 pm
Come celebrate community and the arts with all of us at the first Gig Harbor Night Market!! Support local with pint in hand – art, vendors, music, beer, food, community. There will be an awesome selection of talented local vendors and artists! With great music and drinks, come shop for gifts or treat yourself to something wonderful, or just hang out!  **The Gig Harbor Night Market will be a monthly event falling on the first Saturday of the month from 5-10pm.
7 Seas
7:00 pm
Take an underwater journey of Gig Harbor Bay without getting wet (or needing special certification) through the Pier Into the Night experience! While you stay warm and dry on the dock, our divers use an underwater video camera to live stream exactly what they encounter below the surface. Staff biologists and trained volunteers identify the plants and animals that appear on the 10 ft. screen. Animals we have encountered at past events include: Feather-duster tube worms; red Irish lorde, sculpin, and gunnels; red rock, kelp and graceful crabs; stubby squid; Giant Pacific Octopus, and much more! This program takes place ...read more
Jerisich Dock
7:00 pm
Come join us for our Hosted open mic Every Saturday night 7-9pm!
Kimball Coffeehouse
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
Bowl for FREE on Monday nights at Ocean5! Spend $30 on food and drinks per lane during an hour of bowling and we’ll comp your game fees. ($5 per person for bowling) BRING Family! RALLY your friends! Come any Monday night to have a blast! Reserve your lanes here: https://www.o5social.com/lane-reservations
Ocean5
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
This isn’t your average Karaoke night. Tonight you’re the star! Join Ocean5 in the Salish Lounge for their FREE Rockbot Karaoke experience and sing your favorite songs with the help of a live band! All ages are welcome from 6 to 9pm. And admission is FREE!
Ocean5
Mar 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
The in-house jazz band, the O5 Trio, will be playing in the Salish Lounge from 7 to 9pm. They invite you to join them for a night of great live music, wine, food and maybe even a little dancing!  We have an excellent selection of wine specials to choose from, including 50% off select bottles!  and 50% off of any flatbread, or our vegetable board.  Free admission, 21 +  
Ocean5
Mar 8 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am
2nd Annual Flea Market to benefit the Gig Harbor Youth & Adult dragon boat teams. March 8th & 9th. Lot’s of great bargains. Located at the Old Peninsula Gardens Site on Wollochet Drive.
Old Peninsula Gardens Site
Mar 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
“The Rights of Nature: A Global Movement” tells the story of a growing environmental initiative in which natural areas are given legal status. The filming team traveled to Ecuador, New Zealand and Santa Monica, California to learn how each of these locations have changed laws and mindsets to recognize the rights of nature.
Agnus Dei Lutheran Church
Mar 9 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am
2nd Annual Flea Market to benefit the Gig Harbor Youth & Adult dragon boat teams. March 8th & 9th. Lot’s of great bargains. Located at the Old Peninsula Gardens Site on Wollochet Drive.
Old Peninsula Gardens Site
7:00 pm
Come join us for our Hosted open mic Every Saturday night 7-9pm!
Kimball Coffeehouse
3:00 am
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with this amazing Celtic band! With a deep rooted passion for Celtic and Renaissance music, they embrace their ancestries and this shines through in heartfelt renditions of their Folk-Rock Celtica Music. This will be a matinee performance for Chapel members only. Join for just $25 a year at foxislandchapel.net/support-us/
Fox Island Chapel On Echo Bay
Mar 11 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
Bowl for FREE on Monday nights at Ocean5! Spend $30 on food and drinks per lane during an hour of bowling and we’ll comp your game fees. ($5 per person for bowling) BRING Family! RALLY your friends! Come any Monday night to have a blast! Reserve your lanes here: https://www.o5social.com/lane-reservations
Ocean5
Mar 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Now it is time to start off the new year with some Bunco wins! Come play BUNCO. Everyone is invited to play! (you do not have to be a member to attend) You can learn BUNCO in a matter of minutes and there is no math involved… just fun and you can walk away with $$ winnings. We play at the Gig Harbor Eagle’s on the second Wednesday of the month. Bring $10 to add to the winning pot. At the end the money will be divided up for prizes. We will be having a pot luck so bring something ...read more
Gig Harbor Eagle's Club
Mar 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
The in-house jazz band, the O5 Trio, will be playing in the Salish Lounge from 7 to 9pm. They invite you to join them for a night of great live music, wine, food and maybe even a little dancing!  We have an excellent selection of wine specials to choose from, including 50% off select bottles!  and 50% off of any flatbread, or our vegetable board.  Free admission, 21 +  
Ocean5
7:00 pm
Gig Harbor High School Present the Musical Comedy of The Wedding Singer. Several showtimes to choose from: March 15, 16, 21, 22, 23 at 7pm March 17th at 2pm March 23rd at 1pm Bring the whole family to see the talented GHHS drama students in the fun affordable production. Support your community High School and the talent that they will share.
Gig Harbor High School
Mar 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
7:00 pm
Gather up your friends or join us and make new ones! Choose your favorite piece of pottery from hundreds of pieces, and we will help you get started. Let the surroundings inspire you, or talk to our staff and try out a variety of techniques! Stamps, stencils, and idea books are available. You can even sketch out your design with our pens before you paint and the pen will disappear in the kiln. All ages welcome. includes delicious dessert along with a glass of house red or white wine or a 16 oz. non-alcoholic beverage of your choice. Pottery is ...read more
Java & Clay
7:00 pm
Gig Harbor High School Present the Musical Comedy of The Wedding Singer. Several showtimes to choose from: March 15, 16, 21, 22, 23 at 7pm March 17th at 2pm March 23rd at 1pm Bring the whole family to see the talented GHHS drama students in the fun affordable production. Support your community High School and the talent that they will share.
Gig Harbor High School
Mar 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Come join us for our Hosted open mic Every Saturday night 7-9pm!
Kimball Coffeehouse
2:00 pm
Gig Harbor High School Present the Musical Comedy of The Wedding Singer. Several showtimes to choose from: March 15, 16, 21, 22, 23 at 7pm March 17th at 2pm March 23rd at 1pm Bring the whole family to see the talented GHHS drama students in the fun affordable production. Support your community High School and the talent that they will share.
Gig Harbor High School
Mar 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
Bowl for FREE on Monday nights at Ocean5! Spend $30 on food and drinks per lane during an hour of bowling and we’ll comp your game fees. ($5 per person for bowling) BRING Family! RALLY your friends! Come any Monday night to have a blast! Reserve your lanes here: https://www.o5social.com/lane-reservations
Ocean5
Mar 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
The in-house jazz band, the O5 Trio, will be playing in the Salish Lounge from 7 to 9pm. They invite you to join them for a night of great live music, wine, food and maybe even a little dancing!  We have an excellent selection of wine specials to choose from, including 50% off select bottles!  and 50% off of any flatbread, or our vegetable board.  Free admission, 21 +  
Ocean5
7:00 pm
Gig Harbor High School Present the Musical Comedy of The Wedding Singer. Several showtimes to choose from: March 15, 16, 21, 22, 23 at 7pm March 17th at 2pm March 23rd at 1pm Bring the whole family to see the talented GHHS drama students in the fun affordable production. Support your community High School and the talent that they will share.
Gig Harbor High School
7:00 pm
Gig Harbor High School Present the Musical Comedy of The Wedding Singer. Several showtimes to choose from: March 15, 16, 21, 22, 23 at 7pm March 17th at 2pm March 23rd at 1pm Bring the whole family to see the talented GHHS drama students in the fun affordable production. Support your community High School and the talent that they will share.
Gig Harbor High School
1:00 pm
Gig Harbor High School Present the Musical Comedy of The Wedding Singer. Several showtimes to choose from: March 15, 16, 21, 22, 23 at 7pm March 17th at 2pm March 23rd at 1pm Bring the whole family to see the talented GHHS drama students in the fun affordable production. Support your community High School and the talent that they will share.
Gig Harbor High School
7:00 pm
Gig Harbor High School Present the Musical Comedy of The Wedding Singer. Several showtimes to choose from: March 15, 16, 21, 22, 23 at 7pm March 17th at 2pm March 23rd at 1pm Bring the whole family to see the talented GHHS drama students in the fun affordable production. Support your community High School and the talent that they will share.
Gig Harbor High School
Mar 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Come join us for our Hosted open mic Every Saturday night 7-9pm!
Kimball Coffeehouse
Mar 23 @ 9:00 pm – 9:15 pm
9:00 pm
Northwest Chill (NWC) is a unique band- DANCE, DANCE, DANCE We are playing most every month in 2019 at the Float. We are from Kitsap County and play Rock, Acoustic, Alternative, Blues, Country..  “Just about everything!” NWC is a high-energy rock band, but when you see them you’ll hear classic rock, country, blues, bluegrass, progressive, metal, fusion, funk, and jazz – basically anything you can dance to! We write some of own music, so you’ll get a good dose of original music to boot! NWC is made up of seasoned musicians that have decades of live performance & recording experience performing locally, ...read more
The Float
Mar 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
Bowl for FREE on Monday nights at Ocean5! Spend $30 on food and drinks per lane during an hour of bowling and we’ll comp your game fees. ($5 per person for bowling) BRING Family! RALLY your friends! Come any Monday night to have a blast! Reserve your lanes here: https://www.o5social.com/lane-reservations
Ocean5
Mar 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
The in-house jazz band, the O5 Trio, will be playing in the Salish Lounge from 7 to 9pm. They invite you to join them for a night of great live music, wine, food and maybe even a little dancing!  We have an excellent selection of wine specials to choose from, including 50% off select bottles!  and 50% off of any flatbread, or our vegetable board.  Free admission, 21 +  
Ocean5
Mar 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Come join us for our Hosted open mic Every Saturday night 7-9pm!
Kimball Coffeehouse
Apr 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
Bowl for FREE on Monday nights at Ocean5! Spend $30 on food and drinks per lane during an hour of bowling and we’ll comp your game fees. ($5 per person for bowling) BRING Family! RALLY your friends! Come any Monday night to have a blast! Reserve your lanes here: https://www.o5social.com/lane-reservations
Ocean5
Apr 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
This isn’t your average Karaoke night. Tonight you’re the star! Join Ocean5 in the Salish Lounge for their FREE Rockbot Karaoke experience and sing your favorite songs with the help of a live band! All ages are welcome from 6 to 9pm. And admission is FREE!
Ocean5
Apr 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
The in-house jazz band, the O5 Trio, will be playing in the Salish Lounge from 7 to 9pm. They invite you to join them for a night of great live music, wine, food and maybe even a little dancing!  We have an excellent selection of wine specials to choose from, including 50% off select bottles!  and 50% off of any flatbread, or our vegetable board.  Free admission, 21 +  
Ocean5
10:00 am
Join us every First Saturday along the Gig Harbor Waterfront for the monthly Artwalk. Check the Gig Harbor Artwalk Facebook page for activity and demonstration times. Pick up a passport at the first gallery on your walk. Look for the red tennis shoe flags flying at the galleries and businesses participating in the walk. Access the most current interactive map at http://bit.ly/ghartwalk. Hope to see you at our next Artwalk!
Downtown Waterfront
Apr 6 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
5:00 pm
Come celebrate community and the arts with all of us at the first Gig Harbor Night Market!! Support local with pint in hand – art, vendors, music, beer, food, community. There will be an awesome selection of talented local vendors and artists! With great music and drinks, come shop for gifts or treat yourself to something wonderful, or just hang out!  **The Gig Harbor Night Market will be a monthly event falling on the first Saturday of the month from 5-10pm.
7 Seas
7:00 pm
Come join us for our Hosted open mic Every Saturday night 7-9pm!
Kimball Coffeehouse
Apr 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
Bowl for FREE on Monday nights at Ocean5! Spend $30 on food and drinks per lane during an hour of bowling and we’ll comp your game fees. ($5 per person for bowling) BRING Family! RALLY your friends! Come any Monday night to have a blast! Reserve your lanes here: https://www.o5social.com/lane-reservations
Ocean5
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Now it is time to start off the new year with some Bunco wins! Come play BUNCO. Everyone is invited to play! (you do not have to be a member to attend) You can learn BUNCO in a matter of minutes and there is no math involved… just fun and you can walk away with $$ winnings. We play at the Gig Harbor Eagle’s on the second Wednesday of the month. Bring $10 to add to the winning pot. At the end the money will be divided up for prizes. We will be having a pot luck so bring something ...read more
Gig Harbor Eagle's Club
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
The in-house jazz band, the O5 Trio, will be playing in the Salish Lounge from 7 to 9pm. They invite you to join them for a night of great live music, wine, food and maybe even a little dancing!  We have an excellent selection of wine specials to choose from, including 50% off select bottles!  and 50% off of any flatbread, or our vegetable board.  Free admission, 21 +  
Ocean5
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Come join us for our Hosted open mic Every Saturday night 7-9pm!
Kimball Coffeehouse
Apr 13 @ 9:00 pm – 9:15 pm
9:00 pm
Northwest Chill (NWC) is a unique band- DANCE, DANCE, DANCE We are playing most every month in 2019 at the Float. We are from Kitsap County and play Rock, Acoustic, Alternative, Blues, Country..  “Just about everything!” NWC is a high-energy rock band, but when you see them you’ll hear classic rock, country, blues, bluegrass, progressive, metal, fusion, funk, and jazz – basically anything you can dance to! We write some of own music, so you’ll get a good dose of original music to boot! NWC is made up of seasoned musicians that have decades of live performance & recording experience performing locally, ...read more
The Float
Apr 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
Bowl for FREE on Monday nights at Ocean5! Spend $30 on food and drinks per lane during an hour of bowling and we’ll comp your game fees. ($5 per person for bowling) BRING Family! RALLY your friends! Come any Monday night to have a blast! Reserve your lanes here: https://www.o5social.com/lane-reservations
Ocean5
Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
The in-house jazz band, the O5 Trio, will be playing in the Salish Lounge from 7 to 9pm. They invite you to join them for a night of great live music, wine, food and maybe even a little dancing!  We have an excellent selection of wine specials to choose from, including 50% off select bottles!  and 50% off of any flatbread, or our vegetable board.  Free admission, 21 +  
Ocean5
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
7:00 pm
Gather up your friends or join us and make new ones! Choose your favorite piece of pottery from hundreds of pieces, and we will help you get started. Let the surroundings inspire you, or talk to our staff and try out a variety of techniques! Stamps, stencils, and idea books are available. You can even sketch out your design with our pens before you paint and the pen will disappear in the kiln. All ages welcome. includes delicious dessert along with a glass of house red or white wine or a 16 oz. non-alcoholic beverage of your choice. Pottery is ...read more
Java & Clay
Apr 20 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
12:00 pm
Hop to it! Create a new family tradition with a BASKET of happy memories! Held the Saturday before Easter each year at Sehmel Homestead Park. The Easter Egg Hunt runs throughout the event so every child is guaranteed a chance to find eggs and win a great prize. Egg hunts are divided into small age groups for children up to 5th grade. Families will have the chance to visit with the Easter Bunny and enjoy other spring activities.  
Sehmel Homestead Park
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Come join us for our Hosted open mic Every Saturday night 7-9pm!
Kimball Coffeehouse