Arts & Entertainment

Whether you’re looking to be entertained or enlightened, Gig Harbor Now covers fun and informational events taking place in the community.

Heritage event, sister city effort illuminate Norwegian ties

Dec 04, 2021 | By:

Rotary-led group close to finalizing sisterhood with Bodø, Norway; Heritage in the Harbor event Friday honors Norwegian culture, history and traditions.

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Sleigh load of holiday events gathers steam this weekend

Dec 02, 2021 | By:

The TideFest craft fair runs all weekend, and Sunday features the Christmas tree lighting at Skansie Brothers Park.

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Lodging tax dollars recycled into more tourists

Nov 29, 2021 | By:

Of lodging taxes, $125,000 goes to visitor-drawing events and $375,000 contributes to operating the city’s Tourism and Marketing Department.

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Local cidery, winery offering expanded drink choices

Nov 27, 2021 | By:

Wine lovers and cider-sippers, take heart. Options for locally produced libations have expanded in recent months. Locust Cider opened in June at the site formerly occupied by Heritage Distilling, next to the Inn at Gig Harbor. Two Loons Winery has been maturing in an east-side garage for several years. Owned by now-Gig Harbor residents Jason

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Gig Harbor eateries: Here’s what’s new and on deck

Nov 13, 2021 | By:

Crumbl Cookies is turning heads in the north end of town, and a new fish house is coming to the waterfront among other pending openings.

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Senior center provides food, fun, friendship

Nov 05, 2021 | By:

The center, which moved from the sold Boys & Girls Club building to Peninsula Lutheran Church, is hosting the event “Indulge” to raise funds to support its programs, services and scholarships.

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Candy, costumes, fun runs/bikes on tap for Halloween

Oct 28, 2021 | By:

Some events have been canceled, but there are still several Halloween activities from which to choose.

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Gig Harbor’s Stockdale earns top honors at art show

Oct 25, 2021 | By:

Works in the open juried art show can continue to be viewed at Harbor History Museum through Nov. 27.

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Poetry readings kick off Saturday at history museum

Oct 07, 2021 | By:

In-person poetry readings return on three consecutive Saturdays, followed by a workshop Nov. 7 at Ocean5.

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Scarecrow festival, farm tour on tap this weekend

Sep 27, 2021 | By:

PenMet Parks and Local Makers are hosting the scarecrow event Saturday at Sehmel Homestead Park while the Key Peninsula opens up farms and other sights to visitors Saturday and Sunday.

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