Boating

Rockin’ Summer Nights on the Kitsap Peninsula

Summer nights and music just seem to go together on the Kitsap Peninsula, where we have some of the best outdoor summer concert venues around. The shows are all free and perfect for a date night or family outing. You’ll love the spectacular settings, including waterfront parks in Port Orchard, Poulsbo and Kingston, the Bremerton [...]

Make a Splash at the Kitsap Peninsula Water Trails Festival

Start summer off with a splash this weekend at the Kitsap Peninsula Water Trails Festival and celebrate one of the world’s most spectacular paddling destinations with food, music, games and outdoor recreation for the whole family. Plan to stay a night or two to enjoy the Kitsap Peninsula’s natural beauty and abundant wildlife via the only [...]

Kitsap Peninsula Holiday Cheer

From Elvis to Santa, Vikings to pets on parade, holiday celebrations abound on the Kitsap Peninsula this weekend with enough twinkling lights, live music and hot chocolate to fill every cup with good cheer. Here are the highlights: Dec. 2 Magic in Manette – There's so much holiday fun packed into this charming Bremerton neighborhood, including [...]

2017-03-03T22:56:27+00:00 December 2nd, 2016|Arts & Culture, Attractions, Boating, Entertainment, Events, Families, Pets|

Gig Harbor Lures Visitors with Nautical History, Modern Amenities

Gig Harbor is a maritime city on the southern end of the Kitsap Peninsula that offers visitors a perfect mix of history, amenities and stunning views. Mt. Rainier looms large on the horizon and the impressive Tacoma Narrows Bridge provides easy access for a late fall or holiday getaway. Hundreds of pleasure craft and a [...]

Kitsap Peninsula Destination: Port Gamble

There’s no better time to visit Port Gamble than fall, when the chill air crowns the maples and elms in vivid reds, oranges and golds, highlighting the New England heritage of this quintessential Pacific Northwest destination. And for those seeking chills up their spines, Port Gamble also has a spooky side. Visitors who dare can [...]

Kitsap Peninsula Featured Destination: Manette

Like the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow, there’s a reward waiting for visitors who cross the newly rebuilt bridge from downtown Bremerton to the charming community of Manette – gorgeous views and an ever-growing array of inviting shops and restaurants. At the end of the bridge is Whitey Domstad Park, which [...]

Kitsap Peninsula Beaches Offer Something for Everyone

There’s no better place to hang out on a gorgeous day than a Kitsap Peninsula beach. And with more than 370 miles of shoreline, we’ve got a lot of beaches to choose from. So whether you want to visit a lighthouse or a nature preserve, go camping or play at a city park, we’ve got [...]

2017-05-28T09:57:17+00:00 July 29th, 2016|Boating, Camping, Families, Lodging, Nature, Outdoors, Recreation|

Kitsap Peninsula Destination: Manchester

You can’t beat the view from Manchester, a tiny Kitsap Peninsula village located on the western shore of Puget Sound across from Seattle. A popular destination for families, campers, cyclists and boaters, the community has an inviting waterfront picnic area, public beach access and two floating docks for short-term moorage. There’s also a popular local [...]

2017-03-03T22:56:36+00:00 July 27th, 2016|Boating, Camping, Cycling, Families, Nature, Outdoors, Recreation|