HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY
North Kitsap Is For Lovers
Although February is technically the “Holiest Month of Love”, there are many ways to get your heart pumping this month in North Kitsap.
Winter Rendezvous 6
POULSBO, WA - Feb 8, 2019
This is the sixth year for the Winter Rendezvous and it's going to be the best yet! Winter Rendezvous Seks "Year of the Vikings", is in the lead for the most outrageous party in Historic Downtown Poulsbo! Poulsbo, a Nordic Village, breaks out the fun with culturally based activities, a huge influx of the boating community, and lots and lots of giving.
The annual Gloggfest competition, the Valisblot Bonfire (rowdy Vikings celebrating their sweethearts-Valentine style), a poker run, Getaway Giveaway Sweepstakes....they have all returned! The newly official Winter Olympiks, including the 2nd Annual Revived Dogfish Toss, is ready for your skills, awarding only the strongest and best prizes and medals ready to donate. This is a weekend you just don't want to miss!
Get more information and buy your tickets HERE.
Bloedel Reserve: Cupid's Walk
BAINBRIDGE ISLAND, WA- February 8-17, 2019
A love story in the landscape. Learn about the real love story at the heart of the Bloedel legacy this Valentine season.
The Reserve is living expression of a beautiful love story. Prentice and Virginia Bloedel shared a love of nature, and for one another, that was revealed in the gardens, ponds, and glens and within their home.
Cupid’s Walk is a chance to experience the romance and magic of Bloedel in a new way, in the company of those you love. What could be better for the heart?
Ask for the special Cupid’s Walk map to find the sweetest spots along the trails.
Get the details HERE.
Wine On The Rock: Wine & Chocolate
BAINBRIDGE ISLAND, WA- February 9-10, 2019
Wine on the Rock: Wine & Chocolate is the weekend before Valentine's Day! Grab your sweetheart (or friend) and join all seven Bainbridge Island wineries for wines paired with local chocolates. A Valentine's Day weekend treat you won't want to miss.
Event will take place at each winery from 12-5pm Saturday & Sunday.
Ticket purchase is good for both days (one visit at each winery) and includes:
- Special event wine glass
- Wine tasting at each of the wineries - 28 different wines total
- Chocolate to complement the wine tasting
- 6 bottle wine tote
Participants must be 21 and older to buy. Please drink responsibly. Transportation options are available.
Purchase your tickets HERE.
Valentines Dinner at Kiana Lodge
SUQUAMISH, WA- February 14, 2019
This year, on Valentines Day treat your significant other to a special night out with a lovely 3-course meal in our rustic Main Lodge followed by a special paint & sip event in our Garden Atrium.
Featured dinners includes:
Mixed Artisan lettuce topped with heart of palm, mandarin oranges and beets dressed with herb vinaigrette
Chicken Cordon Bleu dressed with a Dijon cream sauce and served with tricolor potatoes and mixed fresh vegetables
Smoked salmon stuffed cod with hollandaise sauce served with mixed grains and roasted fresh vegetables
Variety of cakes, mousse and dipped strawberries
$65 + tax per person and includes dinner, the cost of instruction, painting supplies, & 1 drink ticket good for a beer, house wine, or non-alcoholic drink.
Doors open at 5pm, Dinner served at 5:30pm. Painting begins at 6:30pm
Full no-host bar ∙ Cash and Credit Accepted
Canvas size is 11 x 14
Seating is limited. Purchase your tickets HERE.
Rock Ballad Ball - Clearwater Event Center
SUQUAMISH, WA - February 14, 2019
Classic Rock Tribute & Valentine’s Dinner
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Clearwater Event Center
Enjoy a night out with dinner & dancing and rock out with tribute acts Borrowed Time (The Music of Styx) and Infinity Project (A Tribute to Journey)!
Doors open – 6:00pm
Dinner Buffet Style – 6:30pm
Show time – 7:00pm
Tickets – $120.00 (per couple) no single tickets
Open seating dinner show
Must be 18+
For additional information and to purchase tickets, please visit HERE .
Beach Party at The Point
S'KLALLAM, WA - February 14, 2019
Enjoy Valentine's Day evening at The Beach dancing to the smooth sounds of Kalimba - The Spirit of Earth Wind & Fire. Kalimba is considered by some as being the best Tribute to Earth Wind & Fire in the country.
21 and over event. Reserve your tickets HERE.
Stan Purser Memorial Powwow
S'KLALLAM, WA - February 23-24, 2018 In 1985, Stan began an event that would become a large part of his legacy. Now in its 34th year, The Stan Purser Memorial Powwow is celebrated every February and is still planned with love of community and culture by members of the Purser family.
This free, open-to-the-public powwow takes place over the course of two days on Feb 23-24. This event takes place in the gym at the tribal center and brings together tribes from all over western Washington and beyond along with people who are just interested in or curious about tribal culture.
Stan Purser Memorial Powwow info:
Friday, February 23rd: Coastal Jam @ 5 p.m.
Saturday, February 24th: Feast @ 2 p.m., Grand Entry @ 4 p.m.
Location: 31912 Little Boston Rd NE, Kingston, WA 98346
Door open early both days for vendor market
Learn more about this wonderful event HERE.
Chilly Hilly 2019
BAINBRIDGE ISLAND, WA - February 24, 2019
Kicking off the riding season in the Northwest for its 47th year, Chilly Hilly is a must-do. The 33-mile route around Bainbridge Island starts with a scenic early morning ferry ride across Puget Sound from Seattle, or you can join the crowd directly on Bainbridge Island.
Join us for the ride Bicycling Magazine named "one of four classic rides" in the nation. It's guaranteed to be hilly, probably chilly and always a heck of a lot of fun. So get the dust off your bike and get ready for cycling season early!
Members and general public is now open.
Seattle Start Registration (Age 13+)
$36 premium member price / $40 basic member price
Includes round trip ferry pass. Bib numbers are assigned to reflect this registration type.
Your bib is your ferry pass, so make sure you have it on you throughout the entire ride.
Bainbridge Island Start Registration (Age 13+)
$31 premium member price / $35 basic member price
Does not include round trip ferry pass.
Youth Registration* (Ages 1-12)
Seattle Start - $18 premium member price / $20 basic member price
Bainbridge Island Start - $13 premium member price / $15 basic member price
*Youth pricing does not increase with day-of registration.
For registration, other information and course map go HERE.
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