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Nov
19
Mon
2018
Free Bowling on Mondays at Ocean5 @ Ocean5
Nov 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Free Bowling on Mondays at Ocean5 @ Ocean5 | Gig Harbor | Washington | United States

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

Nov
22
Thu
2018
Gig Harbor Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving @ By Post Office
Nov 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Gig Harbor Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving @ By Post Office | Gig Harbor | Washington | United States

Calling all Turkey Trotters- get your pre-hunger going before your big feast.

Mark your calendars for Thanksgiving Day and get pre-registered for this years 5k/ 10k race. 

This event is sanctioned by USA Track & Field.

  • When: Thursday Nov. 22nd (Thanksgiving)
  • Cost: $15- Day of Event: $30
  • Start time: 8:00 AM
  • Finish: line closes at 10:00 AM
  • Where: Race starts and finishes at the Gig Harbor Post Office Parking Lot on Judson St.

Bring your two cans of food THE DAY OF THE EVENT, NOT the day before at the pre-registration.

Packet/ t-shirt pickup is the day before for pre-registered participants

Wednesday Nov. 21st, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
St Anthony’s Hospital, Gig Harbor
Downstairs near cafeteria.  If you are unable to make it the day before, then you can still pick up your packet and t-shirt the day of at 7am.

Remember for long distances your stride should be short stride, fast cadence ie 175-180 bpm. 
This ensures that you land flat footed which helps prevent shin splints and helps decrease trauma to the larger joints.

Please No Dogs on Course

Nov
23
Fri
2018
A Taffeta Christmas @ Key Peninsula Civic Center
Nov 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
A Taffeta Christmas @ Key Peninsula Civic Center | Vaughn | Washington | United States

 This holiday musical is set in Muncie, Indiana, in the 1950’s, as the Dumont Television Network features the Taffeta sisters (Kaye, Peggy, Cheryl, and Donna) on its weekly television show “Hometown Hoedown” to celebrate the Christmas Season. And everyone is there, including the girls’ cousin, Warren. With several other surprises in store for the audience, this show blends together some of the sisters’ traditional hits, along with new songs and holiday.

Show runs Nov 16,17,30, Dec 1, 7,8 at Rosedale Community Center

Nov 23 & 24 at Key Peninsula Civic Center

Nov
24
Sat
2018
Donkey Creek Salmon Tours @ Austin Estuary
Nov 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Donkey Creek Salmon Tours @ Austin Estuary | Gig Harbor | Washington | United States

Join Harbor WildWatch for fun, engaging tour beginning at Austin Estuary and ending at Donkey Creek Park along the restored Donkey Creek. Learn all about salmon’s life cycle and their cultural and ecological significance while viewing spawning salmon. Perfect for all ages. 

Meet in Austin Estuary Park near the picnic table.
This event is FREE, but donations are welcomed.

A Taffeta Christmas @ Key Peninsula Civic Center
Nov 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
A Taffeta Christmas @ Key Peninsula Civic Center | Vaughn | Washington | United States

 This holiday musical is set in Muncie, Indiana, in the 1950’s, as the Dumont Television Network features the Taffeta sisters (Kaye, Peggy, Cheryl, and Donna) on its weekly television show “Hometown Hoedown” to celebrate the Christmas Season. And everyone is there, including the girls’ cousin, Warren. With several other surprises in store for the audience, this show blends together some of the sisters’ traditional hits, along with new songs and holiday.

Show runs Nov 16,17,30, Dec 1, 7,8 at Rosedale Community Center

Nov 23 & 24 at Key Peninsula Civic Center

Nov
25
Sun
2018
Donkey Creek Salmon Tours @ Austin Estuary
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Donkey Creek Salmon Tours @ Austin Estuary | Gig Harbor | Washington | United States

Join Harbor WildWatch for fun, engaging tour beginning at Austin Estuary and ending at Donkey Creek Park along the restored Donkey Creek. Learn all about salmon’s life cycle and their cultural and ecological significance while viewing spawning salmon. Perfect for all ages. 

Meet in Austin Estuary Park near the picnic table.
This event is FREE, but donations are welcomed.

Nov
26
Mon
2018
Free Bowling on Mondays at Ocean5 @ Ocean5
Nov 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Free Bowling on Mondays at Ocean5 @ Ocean5 | Gig Harbor | Washington | United States

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

Nov
30
Fri
2018
A Taffeta Christmas @ Rosedale Community Center
Nov 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
A Taffeta Christmas @ Rosedale Community Center | Gig Harbor | Washington | United States

 This holiday musical is set in Muncie, Indiana, in the 1950’s, as the Dumont Television Network features the Taffeta sisters (Kaye, Peggy, Cheryl, and Donna) on its weekly television show “Hometown Hoedown” to celebrate the Christmas Season. And everyone is there, including the girls’ cousin, Warren. With several other surprises in store for the audience, this show blends together some of the sisters’ traditional hits, along with new songs and holiday.

Show runs Nov 16,17,30, Dec 1, 7,8 at Rosedale Community Center

Nov 23 & 24 at Key Peninsula Civic Center

Dec
1
Sat
2018
Donkey Creek Salmon Tours @ Austin Estuary
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Donkey Creek Salmon Tours @ Austin Estuary | Gig Harbor | Washington | United States

Join Harbor WildWatch for fun, engaging tour beginning at Austin Estuary and ending at Donkey Creek Park along the restored Donkey Creek. Learn all about salmon’s life cycle and their cultural and ecological significance while viewing spawning salmon. Perfect for all ages. 

Meet in Austin Estuary Park near the picnic table.
This event is FREE, but donations are welcomed.

TideFest- Celebrate Gig Harbor’s finest arts & crafts @ Gig Harbor High School
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
TideFest- Celebrate Gig Harbor's finest arts & crafts @ Gig Harbor High School | Gig Harbor | Washington | United States

About Tidefest Holiday Craft and Gift Show

Gig Harbor High School’s annual TideFest brings in artists and high-quality artisans from all over the Northwest. The festival raises money for the school’s activities and athletics programs, including the Speech and Debate team and the school newspaper.

About 150 artists high-quality artisans from all over the Northwest, selling everything from glass art, sculpture, pottery, jewelry and clothing to paintings, wood products and leather bags. ‘Everything is made in original by the artist. It’s stuff that you cannot find at a mall.

The juried show uses professional artists to screen the applicants, and all vendors must screen each year, regardless of how many times they’ve participated.
Saturday Dec 1, 10 AM to 5 PM
Sunday Dec 2, 11 AM to 4 PM
Admission $5

We offer two ATM machines. 

Full Entertainment, live music, food and fun! Free Baby Sitting!