Arts & Entertainment

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

Esteemed artist and Gig Harbor resident William Turner passes away

Jan 06, 2022

Local artists share the influence renowned artist William Turner had on their work and lives.

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Olalla winery in jeopardy of losing permit for special events

Dec 21, 2021

No decision was reached after a 10-hour Kitsap County hearing Thursday on the status of Olalla Valley Vineyard and Winery‘s conditional use permit (CUP). The 5.87-acre winery, owned and operated

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Santa, with mailbox back in place, returns to Olalla route

Dec 11, 2021

Children can again mail letters to the jolly one, who will make the rounds in his makeshift sleigh after missing last year because of COVID.

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Heritage event, sister city effort illuminate Norwegian ties

Dec 04, 2021

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

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

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

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

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

Nov 13, 2021

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

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

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

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