Events & Festivals

Kitsap Harbor Festival

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 6th Annual Kitsap Harbor Festival

May 23rd - 25th, 2014

Activities and events at both Port Orchard and Bremerton Marinas
and in downtown Port Orchard and Bremerton. 

More information to come!

The Port Orchard Chamber of Commerce is a partner of the Kitsap Harbor Festival. 
In 2014, we will be holding the 26th Annual Seagull Calling Festival in Port Orchard during the Kitsap Harbor Festival.

Calendar of Events

2014 Calendar of Events

April 19th: Fathoms O' Fun Easter Egg Hunt - SK Regional Park
April 22nd: YWCA Women of Achievement Luncheon - Kitsap Conference Center
April 25th - May 25th: "Bye, Bye, Birdie" - South Kitsap High School Theater
May: 44th Annual Helen Norris Open Art Show - Sidney Art Gallery
May 3rd: Opening day: Boating season!
May 9th-10th,  16th-17th: "To Kill a Mockingbird" - South Kitsap High School Theater
May 23rd - 25th: Pirates Rendezvous and Craft Fair
May 24th: Seagull Calling Festival and Wings Cook-Off - Waterfront Park
May 24th: Fathom's Seagull Splat Run - Bay St.
June: Historic Port Orchard - Sidney Art Gallery
June 2nd-3rd: "Night on Broadway" - South Kitsap High School Theater
June 5th: Opening night: Concerts by the Bay at Port Orchard Waterfront
June 6th: South Kitsap Relay for Life - South Kitsap High School
June 23rd: Detlef Schrempf Golf Classic - McCormick Woods Golf Course
June 27th - 29th: Festival by the Sea Craft and Vendor Show
June 28th: Fathoms O' Fun Grand Parade - Bay St.
June 29th: South Kitsap Volunteer Firemen's Association Annual Hot Foot 5k Races
July: Historic Home and Garden Tour - Sidney Art Gallery
July 4th: Annual Grand Fireworks Show - Sinclair Inlet
July 9th: Port Orchard Chamber South Kitsap Golf Classic - Trophy lake Golf and Casting
July 10th - 13th: Chris Craft Rendezvous - Port Orchard Marina
July 19th: Green Mountain Hike at 10am, with Kitsap Young Professionals
July 27th: Mustangs on the Waterfront
August: Les Fosmire - Sidney Art Gallery
August 8th: National Night Out (First Responders) - Bay St.
August 8th - September 7th: "The Pirates of Penzance" - Western Washington Center for the Arts
August 9th: Kitsap Wine Festival - Bremerton Harborside
August 10th: The Cruz Classic Car Show and Festival by the Bay - Bay St.
August 16th: Olalla Bluegrass Festival
September: Steve Abbott - Sidney Art Gallery
September 7th: Taste of Port Orchard - Port Orchard Waterfront Park
September 13th: Rotary Wine with Wags - McCormick Woods
September 18th: Port Orchard Business Showcase/Best of SK Awards - Port Orchard Pavilion
October: South Kitsap Artists Association Show - Sidney Art Gallery
October 17th: Port Orchard Chamber Installation, Auction, and Awards
October 31st: Trick or Treat in downtown Port Orchard - Bay St.
November 7th - 9th: Fathoms O' Fun Chocolate Festival
December 6th - 7th, 13th - 14th: Pictures with Santa at the Log Cabin Museum
December 6th: Festival of Chimes and Lights, Port Orchard Holiday Pet Parade - Bay St.



































Festival of Chimes & Lights

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2014 Information: Saturday, December 6th!

More information to come!

Usher in the holidays in downtown Port Orchard. Jingle Bell Run/Walk! Music, entertainment, holiday shopping, art walk, cocoa, hot cider, hay wagon rides, arts & craft bazaar, storytelling, Santa's arrival, tree lighting, photos with Santa, lighted boats in the marina, fireworks, a Pooch & Purr on Parade- A Holiday Pet Parade and Costume Contest and free movie showings at Dragonfly Cinema

Coordinated by the City of Port Orchard.     


Downtown Art Walk


Port Orchard Art Walk

Art Walk 2014 Opens: Saturday, April 5th

Saturdays, 2pm to 5pm

Join artists and downtown merchants on the first Saturday afternoon of each month, April through November, for the Port Orchard Bay Street Merchant's Association Art Walk. Over 20 artists set up their work inside and outside businesses along Bay Street, and some artists do their work outdoors! Many businesses serve food and beverages. Bring your family and friends downtown the first Friday of each month to enjoy the Downtown Art Walk.

2014 Themes

April 5: "You Can Be A Kid Again!"
May 3: (Open for discussion with Ladies Night Out Committee)
June 7: Port Orchard "Art for the Animals" (animal theme with involvement from Kitsap Humane Society and possible other animal rescue groups)
July 5: Port Orchard Patriotism
August 2: Cirque du Port Orchard (New Orleans/Jazz/Hot August Nights)
September 6: SEAHAWKS!
October 4: Zombie Apocalypse (oh, yeah....)
November 1: Winter Fest TBD

    Please contact POBSA Artwalk Committee at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.  
Port Orchard Bay Street Association


Fathoms O' Fun Festival

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The Fathoms O' Fun Association brings year round events in Port Orchard such as an Easter Egg Hunt, Fathoms Royalty Pageant, the Fathoms O' Fun Festival (which includes a parade and fireworks!), the Festival by the Bay during The Classic Car Cruz, Concerts by the Bay (June through September), and holiday fireworks during the Festival of Chimes & Lights.  In addition, Fathoms holds the Port Orchard Party each November.

 Fathoms O' Fun was founded in 1968 by the Port Orchard Chamber of Commerce, and the association became an independent non-profit organization in 1991. 

Visit the Fathoms website for complete information!



 (Pictured above: 2008 Fathoms Parade float)