Arts & Entertainment

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

Painted rocks brighten Gig Harbor Civic Center

Sep 21, 2022 | By:

If you’re walking around downtown Gig Harbor, or on the Cushman Trail, or just about anywhere in the area, you might be lucky enough to spot a little painted rock.

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Harbor Happenings: Film Fest, Cider Swig and more

Sep 20, 2022 | By:

Movie lovers, rejoice. The Gig Harbor Film Festival returns this week after a two-year COVID-induced hiatus. The festival runs Sept. 22-25, with 61 films scheduled for screening at the Galaxy

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Gig Harbor Film Festival back on big screens this week

Sep 19, 2022 | By:

After an unexpected two-year intermission, the Gig Harbor Film Festival is back in full force this week. For four days – Sept. 22–25 – the screens at the Galaxy Theatres

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Open Studio Tour offers a peek inside artists’ workplaces

Sep 16, 2022 | By:

This weekend’s Open Studio Tour is an annual opportunity to meet local artists and learn how they work and what inspires them to create. The 2022 tour features 23 professional

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‘Our Fisherman, Our Guardian’ the culmination of years-long effort to honor area’s original inhabitants

Sep 13, 2022 | By:

It has taken many generations, but Gig Harbor will finally acknowledge and honor the first people who lived in this area – the sx̌ʷəbabš band of the Puyallup Tribe of

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ChuSeok Festival, Korean celebration of autumn, set for Sunday

Sep 09, 2022 | By:

In America, the full moon closest to the autumn equinox is known as the Harvest Moon. In Korea, people celebrate the fall full moon at ChuSeok – meaning “autumn eve”

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Harbor Hounds will have tails wagging on Sept. 10

Sep 06, 2022 | By:

Dogs will have their day again in downtown Gig Harbor on Saturday, Sept. 10. Harbor Hounds, a charity dog walk and community fair, returns to Skanise Brothers Park on Harborview

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Harbor Happenings: Several “lasts” coming up this week

Sep 06, 2022 | By:

For many, Labor Day signals the end of summer as many seasonal activities wind down and indoor events begin. This week brings several “lasts,” and a couple of firsts to

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‘Our Fisherman, Our Guardian’ statue to be unveiled Sept. 15

Sep 02, 2022 | By:

A 14-foot statue honoring the area’s original inhabitants will be unveiled in a ceremony scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 15. The city of Gig Harbor announced the unveiling and

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Summer Art Festival returns this weekend

Jul 15, 2022 | By:

After a two-year absence, the Summer Art Festival returns to Judson Street in downtown Gig Harbor this weekend. Sponsored by the Peninsula Art League, the festival hosts more than 100

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