The biggest Fox Island event of the year.
YES it is for everyone! (not just Fox Island residents!)
Come one – Come all Aug. 11 (11am – 4pm) FREE
Where: Fox Island Nichols Center (the Community Center)-690 9th Ave on Fox Island. While at the Fox Island Fair check out the Nichols Center which is a year-round rental facility. You can have your private party, fundraisers or meetings at this historic location. Click the red hotlinks for rental information.
The FI Fair has become SO big that parking has become an issue- so this year we have a bonus of a free shuttle from the parking lot of the Fox Island Alliance Church (located just beyond the gas station/ post office) The shuttles will be making round trips leaving about ever 15 minutes.
Good ole’ family fun at in your local community of Fox Island
Here is what you will find:
- The “Worlds Shortest Parade” at noon followed by the kids parade, with the Fox Island Honor and Color Guard
- Over 70 Vendors (locally made jewelry, book authors, clothing and much, much more.)
- LIVE MUSIC all day long and it’s all FREE. Here is the line-up: Fox Island Ramblers, Ranger and the Re-Arrangers, Sarah Tweet, BooBooLaLa
- Check out the Raffle Room, the Flower Show where ribbons are awarded, Emergency Preparedness and Crime Watch displays.
- Kids Activities; Games, Art Crafts, Face Painting, and new this year is the Cub Scout Cave Experience!
- Everyones favorite: Harbor Wildwatch- touch and learn about the sea-life
- Food Yummmm- BBQ Pork sandwiches, burgers & hot dogs, ice cream, cobbler, kettle corn
- Adult beverages- Beer Garden and a Wine Garden. The wine and BBQ Pork is brought to you by another great Fox Island event venue the Waterfront Chapel at Echo Bay– This is another great Fox Island meeting location. Is is not a church, but is a year-round rental venue for all your private events or meeting- it is not just for weddings!
YES, you can have your own event in a fun historic venue on Fox Island- at either:
Fox Island Nichols Community Center or Chapel on Echo Bay and you will find all the rental details at Event Resources Gig Harbor where you find Gig Harbor venues, event services and a comprehensive calendar of events for the area. Add your event to the calendar free HERE.
Join the fun and come see the Fox Island community and meet the fine folks that want to brag it up about their island paradise!