Christmas Boats Set to Light Harbor

Lighted Boat Parade

Annual Lighted Boat Parade Will Sail Finally, something positive and soothingly normal to look forward to: Gig Harbor’s annual Lighted Boat Parade will go on this holiday season as usual. The festive boat event, organized each year by the Gig Harbor Yacht Club, is set to sail on Saturday, Dec. 12., from about 5-8 p.m.…

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Giving Tuesday is Dec. 1st

Giving Tuesday

An Opportunity to Support Downtown Gig Harbor “Giving Tuesday,” the world’s largest day of global giving, is on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020. We join in asking you to please consider supporting the Gig Harbor Downtown Waterfront Alliance in accomplishing its vital mission: bringing together the community, encouraging economic vitality and preserving our historic character. “The…

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Restaurant Rally Gig Harbor

restaurant rally

Support Local Restaurants and Save 30% Here is a great way to support our Gig Harbor restaurants, folks, even with the governor’s new restrictions going into effect. Join the many local restaurants participating in “Restaurant Rally” and save 30 percent on your order, through Friday, Nov. 19. You can still dine-in through the end of…

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Thank You, Veterans

Veterans Day

Gig Harbor Marina & Boatyard Celebrates Our Nation’s Veterans In honor of Veteran’s Day, Nov. 11, 2020, Gig Harbor Marina & Boatyard is lowering its flag. Each third Saturday in May, on Armed Forces Day, the boatyard proudly raises its large flag in downtown Gig Harbor. Old Glory flies at the end of the iconic…

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Ciao, Bella Femmina!

Bella Femmina

Boatyard Hospitality Manager Opens New Restaurant Danielle Taylor has always wanted to open her own restaurant, and now downtown Gig Harbor is saying hello to Bella Femmina. The hospitality manager at Gig Harbor Marina & Boatyard opened her Sicilian-inspired restaurant in the former Spiro’s location at 3108 Harborview Drive on Oct. 3. Bella Femmina, or…

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Free Pump Outs in Select Areas Set for Spring 2021

Free pump outs

Through funding from the Pierce County Planning and Public Works Department, NW Mobile Pump Out and Marine Environmental Services will provide boat-side pump outs free of charge starting in late spring of 2021. At first, the free service will be offered just on weekends in sensitive shellfish growing areas of the South Sound, says Paul…

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Junior Sail Auction Goes Online

Junior Sail Auction

GHYC Junior Sail Auction is LIVE! It is annual auction time for Gig Harbor’s popular youth sailing program, but this year with a twist that is becoming all too familiar during the pandemic: online shopping, bidding and donating. What’s not to love about browsing through more than 100 amazing things to buy at a leisurely…

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