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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Eagle Review

Guest Yachts at Gig Harbor Marina & Boatyard Offer a Safe Vacay So, we’ve all been self-isolating at home, keeping our social distance and limiting our contact with people. We are wearing masks and washing our hands when we go to stores. But is there anywhere to go for a safe getaway this pandemic summer?…

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Harbor race series

Harbor’s June 2020 Sailboat Races Renamed the “Bill Harter Series” In a fitting tribute to much-loved Gig Harbor sailor Bill Harter, the June 2020 Harbor Series of Thursday night sailboat races has been renamed the “Bill Harter Series.” The avid sailor and beloved community member passed away on April 1 after a short battle with…

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Boatyard open

Gig Harbor Marina & Boatyard an Essential Business Yard Remains Open During COVID-19 Outbreak Gig Harbor Marina & Boatyard has been classified an essential business on Gov. Jay Inslee’s list of business sectors exempted from closure. The boatyard, with the area’s only marine haulout capability, is remaining open during the coronavirus outbreak, announced Ron Roark,…

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Serrano

After a Major Refit, Mark Lindeman’s Boat is Relaunched Perfection may take a bit longer, but it is well worth it. One look at Mark Lindeman’s beautifully refitted sailboat Serrano and you’ll agree that you can’t hurry this kind of craftsmanship. After nine months on the hard for the painting and hardware installation portion of…

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harbor taproom

Harbor Taproom Offers Online Ordering & Curbside Pickup Plus Free Keg Delivery Adjust and adapt. Isn’t that what we’re all about these days? Gig Harbor Brewing Company thinks so and has come up with a safe adaptation for enjoying a cold one while maintaining social distancing. Now customers can order and pay for beer online…

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pump out

NW Mobile Pump Out Now Serves Harbor & Area Boaters in the harbor, you have probably heard the disappointing news that the state ended its grant with Terry & Sons for marine holding tank pump outs. But now hear the good news: this vital environmental service is now being offered by a new mobile pump…

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Warmer

Boatyard Says Farewell to Mother & Son Team Members You can’t really say that Cheryl Jones and Matt Betancourt are returning to greener pastures — because, does it get greener than western Washington? But they are definitely returning to warmer waters. The mother and son team members here at Gig Harbor Marina & Boatyard have…

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dragons' passion

Gig Harbor Dragon Boat Team is Now Taking Flea Market Items If you’re doing a little spring cleaning of closets and cupboards, keep the Dragons in mind. The Gig Harbor dragon boat team is now accepting gently used household goods for its annual flea market, set for March 13-14. The public is invited to drop…

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