Marina Venues Ideal for Your Holiday Party

Holiday party

Gig Harbor Marina & Boatyard is becoming the place to hold special events in the harbor. So, with the Christmas season soon settling in, now is the time to book your holiday party in one of our popular venues.

Plan a sparkling corporate holiday party, or a memorable family Christmas gathering on the Gig Harbor waterfront. Whether your guest list has 10 people or 200, we can accommodate your event.

Choose from our spacious and versatile Club @ the Boatyard, the attractive classroom space upstairs in the Northwest Maritime Academy, or our exciting new guest yacht, the WhiteLion, in the marina. Also, don’t forget the beautiful Guesthouse @ the Boatyard for your out-of-town holiday guests, your own Christmastime getaway, or for a cozy holiday party overlooking the harbor.

Holiday party

The Club @ the Boatyard is perfect for your company Christmas party. The space features two gas fireplaces and several ceiling heaters to create a cozy ambience. There is plenty of space for buffet tables, your band and bar. (This and above photo courtesy of Kim Hann.)

Plan Your Special Holiday Party in One of Our Beautiful Venues

Gig Harbor Marina & Boatyard Hospitality Manager Danielle Taylor can answer all your questions on availability, capacity, special features and other amenities of our wonderful venues and guest rentals.

The Club @ the Boatyard

Holiday party

The Club @ the Boatyard has seating for 100 people at round tables and is accessible to all your guests with a ramp to the lower level of the venue. A well-appointed prep kitchen next to The Club makes food preparation and staging easy and convenient. Beautiful new restrooms complete the venue as the perfect space for your holiday celebration. Call Danielle to arrange a tour of the venue.

The Classroom at The Northwest Maritime Academy

Holiday party

The inviting classroom space in the Northwest Maritime Academy, right above The Club @ the Boatyard, is also available as a rental. Your holiday party guests can step out onto the balcony overlooking the park and harbor and then duck back inside under mood-setting track lighting. There is plenty of space for well over 100 people. The classroom is accessible by stairs from the boatyard, and also from street level without any steps, near the entrance to the former Queen’s Cabinet boutique on Harborview Drive.

The academy classroom features a 65″ high definition television with all connections available, a quality sound system and wireless video streaming capability. There is a restroom just off the classroom and the catering kitchen is available downstairs next to The Club @ the Boatyard.

The WhiteLion Guest Yacht

Holiday party

The beautiful WhiteLion guest yacht is the newest hospitality feature at Gig Harbor Marina & Boatyard. Plan a memorable holiday party aboard this comfortable and spacious Ponderosa 42 boat in our marina. It sleeps four overnight guests in two staterooms, each featuring a Queen-size bed and full bathroom. Between the large main salon, the inviting sun deck with convenient wet bar, and the enclosed fly bridge, there is room for up to 10 visiting guests, making it the perfect space for a cozy Christmastime gathering. Read more at WhiteLion Guest Yacht on this website.

The Guesthouse @ the Boatyard

Holiday party

And of course, keep in mind our gorgeous Guesthouse @ the Boatyard as a destination during the holiday season. Whether it’s for your family Christmas gathering, your out-of-town guests, or for your smaller company holiday party, The Guesthouse is the ideal space. The two-bedroom guest apartment offer 1,700-square feet, including a large living room that looks out on the harbor, a huge open kitchen, dining room, two bathrooms and ample deck space for stepping out for a better look at the view. Read more at The Guesthouse for Thanksgiving Stay and Waterfront Vacation Rental.

Call Danielle soon and start planning your holiday party at one of our fantastic venues. Gig Harbor Marina & Boatyard can help you host your special event this Christmas season.

Contact Danielle Taylor, hospitality manager at Gig Harbor Marina & Boatyard at:; or (253) 358-6546


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