It’s time to soak up some fun and sun this August in Kitsap County! From thrilling air shows to enchanting kayaking adventures, live music to family-friendly films, and everything in between, there is something for everyone. Here’s a list of local upcoming fun-filled events that will help you make the most of your summertime!
Wings Over Washington Air Show (August 19 & 20)
Prepare for an awe-inspiring celebration of classic military aircraft and breathtaking aerobatic performances at the Bremerton National Airport. The Wings Over Washington Air Show promises an exhilarating experience for aviation enthusiasts and families alike. Get ready to witness gravity-defying stunts and marvel at the historic aircraft that grace the skies. For more details and ticket information, visit Wings Over Washington Air Show.
Kitsap Fair & Rodeo (August 23-27)
Join in the centennial celebrations at the Kitsap Fair & Rodeo, marking its 100th year! From August 23rd to 27th, experience the excitement of this beloved event, featuring rodeo performances, live entertainment including a concert with Trace Adkins, carnival rides, and much more. Click here for the schedule and tickets.
Bioluminescence Kayak Tour at Port Gamble Bay
Step into a world of wonder as you embark on a mesmerizing bioluminescence kayak tour at Port Gamble Bay. Experience the magic of the water lighting up around you as you paddle through the night. This enchanting natural phenomenon is a must-see, offering a unique and unforgettable adventure. Find more information and book your tour at Olympic Outdoor Center.
Silverdale @ Sunset Concert Series and Kingston Concerts on the Cove
Treat your ears to the sweet sounds of summer at the Silverdale Waterfront Park and Mike Wallace Waterfront Park in Kingston. Enjoy FREE live music every Wednesday in August at 6:30pm in Silverdale and Saturday nights from 5-7pm in Kingston. These vibrant concerts provide the perfect backdrop for relaxing and unwinding by the water while tapping your toes to lively tunes.
Bainbridge Island Museum of Art 10th Annual Block Party (August 5th)
Immerse yourself in creativity and culture at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art’s 10th Annual Block Party. From live music and art activities to a beer garden and local vendors, this event has something for everyone. Celebrate the vibrant arts scene while enjoying a day of fun and entertainment. Join the festivities on Saturday, August 5th, from noon to 9:30pm.
SummerFest Movies at SEEFilm Cinemas in Bremerton
Gather your loved ones for an adorable and affordable family movie night at SEEFilm Cinemas in Bremerton. With a lineup of family-friendly films, you can catch screenings on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays through August 24th. With showtimes at 1pm and 6pm, it’s the perfect way to beat the heat and create lasting memories. Visit their website to buy tickets today!
1st Annual Kitsap Farm Tour (August 13th)
Connect with the agricultural heritage of Kitsap County at the 1st Annual Kitsap Farm Tour. Embark on a self-guided tour of multiple farms across the county and gain insights into the world of farming and agritourism. This initiative by the Kitsap Agritourism Coalition offers a unique opportunity to explore diverse farms and support local agriculture. Admission is FREE with a suggested donation of $10/family/car. So come out on Sunday, August 13th, from 10am to 4pm. Click here for the tour map and donation link.
Liberty Bay Festival and Poulsbo Boat Rendezvous (August 25-27)
Head to Poulsbo for a weekend of maritime merriment at the Liberty Bay Festival and 2023 Poulsbo Boat Rendezvous. Enjoy boat-themed festivities, historical exhibitions, and activities for the whole family. Poulsbo’s charming waterfront and vibrant downtown set the stage for this celebration of boating and community. Join the fun from August 25th to 27th.
Bowling Fun for Kids and Families
Keep the good times rolling with family bowling! Kids ages 17 and under are invited to bowl 2 FREE games at All Star Lanes in Silverdale and Hi Joy Bowl in Port Orchard. You only have to pay for the shoe rental ($4.50 plus tax). Free games are available starting at 9am on Mondays and Tuesdays through August 29 at All Star Lanes and 9am on Wednesdays and Thursdays through August 31 at Hi Joy Bowl. Adults can bowl with the kids for $9 plus tax, including the two games and shoe rental. It’s a fantastic opportunity to bond with your loved ones and embrace some friendly competition.
Don’t miss out on these captivating experiences that will make your August truly unforgettable. Mark your calendars, gather your friends and family, and immerse yourself in the magic of summer in Kitsap County!