Attractions

Kitsap Peninsula Winter Break Family Fun

Headed for cabin fever? We’ve got the cure! Family time on the Kitsap Peninsula is the perfect way to head off winter break laments of, “We’re bored!” In fact, there’s so much to do, you’ll want to stay a couple of days. Here’s a suggested itinerary: Spend a day in Bremerton – Weather permitting, explore [...]

2017-03-03T22:56:26-08:00December 12th, 2016|Attractions, Entertainment, Events, Families, Lodging, Outdoors, Recreation|

Kitsap Peninsula Lights the Night

Nothing lifts the spirits more on an inky black winter’s night, than light. Pure. Brilliant. Shimmering like the stars. And this month, the Kitsap Peninsula has two special displays that radiate the joy of the season. At the Port of Kingston, employees and a group of volunteers began planning the array in March. It took about [...]

2017-03-03T22:56:27-08:00December 7th, 2016|Attractions, Entertainment, Families, Outdoors|

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 [...]

2017-03-03T22:56:27-08:00December 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 [...]

From Galleries to DIY, Kitsap Peninsula is an Arts Destination

Whether you admire fine art, want to watch master craftsmen at work or long to make your own creations, the Kitsap Peninsula is the perfect destination for an art-filled getaway. The region’s natural beauty and open spaces have long inspired artists, leading to a vibrant arts scene that includes exceptional museums, galleries and art walks, as [...]

2017-03-03T22:56:28-08:00October 30th, 2016|Arts & Culture, Attractions, Entertainment, Events, Families, Shopping|

Halloween Highlights on the Kitsap Peninsula

Whether you like to be scared, want to get lost in a corn maze or are just looking for the perfect pumpkin, the Kitsap Peninsula has Halloween activities sure to delight your entire family. Here’s a look: Pumpkin patches & corn mazes Creek House Farm – This family farm near Manchester offers u-pick organic, heirloom pumpkins, [...]

2017-03-03T22:56:30-08:00October 13th, 2016|Attractions, Entertainment, Events, Families|

Fall is Entertaining on the Kitsap Peninsula

From music legends to heartwarming holiday shows, the Kitsap Peninsula is an entertaining place to be this fall. Here's a look at some of the highlights: Admiral Theatre – The fall line-up at this restored 1942 art deco movie house includes New Orleans funk legend Dr. John Oct. 9, In My Life – Beatles Tribute [...]

2017-03-03T22:56:31-08:00October 5th, 2016|Arts & Culture, Attractions, Entertainment, Events, Families|

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 [...]

Public Art Tells Kitsap Peninsula’s Story

You can tell a lot about a place from its public art. On the Kitsap Peninsula, our murals and sculptures tell a story of place, culture, and history, with a little whimsy thrown in for fun. Bremerton celebrates its ties to the U.S. Navy. Poulsbo loves Vikings. The Suquamish and Port Gamble S’Klallam tribes showcase [...]

2017-03-03T22:56:34-08:00August 24th, 2016|Arts & Culture, Attractions, Families, Outdoors|

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 [...]

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