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City of Gig Harbor

About Gig Harbor

Grab a kayak or a latte, sip some wine or savor ice cream, put your feet up or slip on your running shoes. Whatever your fancy, we have it in Gig Harbor, named one of Smithsonian Magazines Top Five Small Towns for culture, heritage and charm. We encourage you to take your time and explore the entire peninsula area.


Gig Harbor is perfect for an overnight destination. Our unique position, close to metropolitan centers, yet situated on a quiet, beautiful and historic peninsula - provides you access to site-seeing, history, culture, dining, shopping and much more. All while enjoying first class, state of the art, locally-owned overnight lodging and facilities to serve their needs.


Imagine yourself in Gig Harbor.  Visit the visitor center in the heart of downtown at 3207 Harborview Drive, along the waterfront. The Skansie Visitor Center is open Wednesday through Sunday during the summer months and Thursday through Saturday between October and March. In addition, the Gig Harbor Chamber of Commerce operates a visitor center on Judson Street, simply two blocks from the waterfront. The Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center is open Monday through Friday between 10am and 4pm year round. 

Local Events

Click below to see what's going on in Gig Harbor!

Gig harbor events calendar

7/8/2019

Swing For A Soldier

11am - 7pm

Canterwood Country Club

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7/8/2019

Swing For A Soldier

 Swing For A Soldier is a golf tournament that supports the Permission to Start Dreaming Foundation, a Gig Harbor-based foundation that raises funds for alternative therapy programs that help veterans and their families find a light through the darkness of post-traumatic stress, promoting post traumatic growth.


Tournament held at the amazing – Canterwood Country Club! Enjoy a sun filled afternoon being a part of a foursome of civilians, veterans and military personnel competing for the cause: bringing awareness to and supporting families of our warriors with PTS and TBI.


Registration includes: Gold Cart, Gift Bag, Practice Range, Boxed Lunch, Dinner


Click on the video link below to learn more:

 https://vimeo.com/330386378 

11am - 7pm

Canterwood Country Club

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