Nov
24
to Dec 22

Meet our Nordic Father Christmas Saturday's 11-3, Christmas Eve 11-2

Bring your camera and take your own photos of your kids and pets with our Nordic Father Christmas in his house on Front Street. FREE with 100% of donations going to the Fishline Food Bank. Post letters to Santa, North Pole Mailbox just outside his house. Answers w/ return addresses. Free! He will also be on hand Christmas Eve 11-2.

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Feb
8
to Feb 10

Winter Rendezvous-

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Mark you calendar to join us in our 6th year at the 2018 Winter Rendezvous! Come by boat, car, bike or ???  A crazy bit of fun during winter to bring a little brightness.  

Friday night features nightlife and live music in multiple venues, and a Whiskey Night in Poulsbo at Tizleys Europub.  Contact these establishments for details or tickets.

Saturday is the main attraction!  The day kicks off at 11:00 am at the Sons of Norway Hall with an opening ceremony featuring our friend Chip Hanauer (hydroplane fame).  Throughout town, the day will feature a Poker Run and Gloggfest Competition (where you can win awesome prizes), Artwalk, and our 2nd Annual Valisblot Bonfire.  This is our winter Nordic event when our favorite Vikings parade through town to end at the waterfront fire pit, and give you a memorable stage to make a promise to your sweetie, and enjoy a cider and  treat while you are at it.  A fun way to warm up for Valentine's Day!  All events listed above for Saturday are FREE to play, and do not require a ticket.

This year, the historic downtown is also featuring a Getaway Giveaway Sweepstakes sponsored by OneEighty Twist.  Visit participating retailers (look for the placards in their windows) and get your game piece to enter.   And increase your chances by visiting as many retailers as you can find.  There are 30 shops participating, and you can enter one (1) game piece per person/per participating retailer/per day.  The prize is a spectacular getaway to Suncadia Lodge in Roslyn, WA ($1000 value).  No purchase necessary.  Must be 21 to play.  This could ramp up to be the best Valentine's ever!

If you are travelling to spend the weekend with us, go to www.visitkitsap.com for lodging packages and specials.  If you wish to join by boat, tickets are available at www.www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3175940.  This ticket includes the VIP Happy Hour on Friday, VIP Winter Rendezvous Dinner on Saturday, and free moorage for 2 nights...an absolute steal at $90 per person! Space is very limited for the VIP ticket, so get your tickets today.   

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Oct
21
2:00 PM14:00

Leif Enger, Award winning Author comes to Poulsbo

Leif Enger is the Fall 2018 West Sounds Reads author coming to Kitsap County. His event will be held at the North Kitsap Community Auditorium, 1881 Hostmark, Poulsbo Wa.  Leif, the the author of the award winning novel  Peace like a River and So Young Brave and Handsome. His new book Virgil Wander. goes on sale October 2nd, 2018. This is a FREE community event. We do hope that you buy your books from local Indie Bookstores - Liberty Bay Books or Eagle Harbor Book Co. 

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Aug
25
5:00 PM17:00

Waterfront Dance in Historic Poulsbo

We are proud to announce that Poulsbo's annual Street Dance is being revived as the Waterfront Dance! This is a free, family friendly event held at the Poulsbo Waterfront Park with activities for all ages. Come and dance the night away with live music right here on the waterfront from local artists Planet Groove and Backstreet Jellyroll, the music of Van Morrison. Kids will be well entertained with activities and prizes organized by the SEA Discovery Center. Along with all of our fabulous local restaurants here in Poulsbo there will also be food vendors serving up some delicious eats right next to the park. So join us in not only this amazing event but also celebrating Poulsbo's 110th anniversary on August 25th, 2018!

Kids Activities: 5pm-7pm
Planet Groove: 7pm-7:45pm
Backstreet Jellyroll: 8:45pm-10pm

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Aug
17
to Aug 19

Poulsbo Art Festival

For over 21 years the Poulsbo Arts Festival (previously Arts by The Bay) has been celebrated at the beautiful waterfront park in downtown Poulsbo on the third weekend in August. The festival brings together an array of handmade arts & crafts, accompanied by food booths and live music and dance. There is something for all the family to enjoy including a children’s arts corner, original design jewelry, metal, ceramic, wood, and fabric art, plus raffles, art demonstrations & much more.  More Info

 

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Jul
24
6:30 PM18:30

Summer Nights on the Bay-Live Music at Muriel Iverson WIlliams Waterfront Park

Poulsbo's annual "Summer Nights at the Bay" concert series, held every Tuesday July 10-August 14th starting at 6:30 pm. The concerts will be held in the Muriel Iverson Williams waterfront park. Bring a picnic dinner or your dancing shoes for a fun, family friendly event! July 10th: Silver City 6 - Classic Rock July 17th: The Kitsap Chordsmen - The best of Barbershop July 24th: The Relics - Musical gems from the 60's to now July 31st: Lemolo - Heavenly…

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Jul
21
9:00 AM09:00

PetsWALK presented by Poulsbo Animal Clinic

Lace up your sneakers and grab your four-legged friends. PetsWALK Presented by Poulsbo Animal Clinic is July 21, 2018 in Downtown Poulsbo! Starting at Lions Park in Poulsbo, this charity 5K (with a 1K option) can be done with our without your furry family members at whatever pace you like! PetsWALK starts at 9 am with day-of registration and check-in beginning at 7:30 am! 

Registration open May 22! Visit

 https://www.kitsap-humane.org/event/petswalk/ to learn more.

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Jul
17
6:30 PM18:30

Summer Nights on the Bay-Live Music at Muriel Iverson Williams Waterfront Park

Poulsbo's annual "Summer Nights at the Bay" concert series, held every Tuesday July 10-August 14th starting at 6:30 pm. The concerts will be held in the Muriel Iverson Williams waterfront park. Bring a picnic dinner or your dancing shoes for a fun, family friendly event! July 10th: Silver City 6 - Classic Rock July 17th: The Kitsap Chordsmen - The best of Barbershop July 24th: The Relics - Musical gems from the 60's to now July 31st: Lemolo - Heavenly…

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Jul
10
6:30 PM18:30

Summer Nights on the Bay

Poulsbo's annual "Summer Nights at the Bay" concert series, held every Tuesday July 10-August 14th starting at 6:30 pm. The concerts will be held in the Muriel Iverson Williams waterfront park. Bring a picnic dinner or your dancing shoes for a fun, family friendly event! July 10th: Silver City 6 - Classic Rock July 17th: The Kitsap Chordsmen - The best of Barbershop July 24th: The Relics - Musical gems from the 60's to now July 31st: Lemolo - Heavenly…

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Getaway Giveaway Sweepstakes
Feb
2
to Feb 10

Getaway Giveaway Sweepstakes

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Visit participating merchants downtown to enter your chance to win a getaway to Suncadia Lodge in Roslyn (value $1000) in the Getaway Giveaway Sweepstakes.   Rules posted at participating locations.  Must be 21.  No purchase necessary.

Sweepstakes runs Feb 2nd, and ends Saturday, Feb. 10th at 1:00pm  The drawing will occur at the Winter Rendezvous Awards Ceremony at 3:00pm on the same day, in the Sons of Norway upstairs hall.  No cost to enter.  Prizes for the Poker Run and Gloggfest Competition will also be awarded.  

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