Category Archives: TGIF

25 Days of Christmas around the Puget Sound

A few of my Favorite things (to do) … at Christmas time around the Puget Sound area; 25 to be exact. Tree lighting ceremonies: Tacoma, Seattle & Gig Harbor. Seattle and Tacoma kick off their seasons in November just after … Continue reading

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Gig Harbor TGIF Guide: Harbor Hounds, History Museum, SalmonChanted and more

Wow!  It’s a very busy weekend in Gig Harbor … September 17th – 19th. HAIRSPRAY,  catch the opening night premier at Paradise Theatre  tonight at 7:30. Production runs throught October 3rd. Friday & Saturday @ 7:30 pm and Sundays @ 3pm. … Continue reading

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Green House Restaurant in Uptown Gig Harbor

Welcome Green House to the Uptown Gig Harbor line up; “Fresh, Seasonal and Simple”. Green house has some big shoes to fill. Formerly SIP, another casualty of this economy, Green House tosses the same salad, but at a more economical … Continue reading

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Puyallup Fair: Things to do ‘around’ Gig Harbor

Time to venture outside of Gig Harbor for a change. Yes, I deliberately named it “365 Things To Do AROUND Gig Harbor“. While I could have potentially filled the blog with all things Gig Harbor, I would be doing a … Continue reading

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Gig Harbor Key Peninsula Preparedness Fair 9/11

The Department of Homeland Security has declared September National Preparedness Month to encourage people to prepare in case of disaster.! Your local Gig Harbor emergency services providers are ready to help you get prepared three ways: Get A Kit When … Continue reading

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Puyallup Fair Kicks off with “Running of the Cows”

RODEO PARADE KICKS OFF PUYALLUP FAIR – Join the crowd on Meridian Street in downtown Puyallup on Friday, September 10th to see the annual running of the cows–a highlight of the Puyallup Fair Rodeo Parade.  This 45 minute parade starts … Continue reading

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The Fish Bowl : Gig Harbor vs. Peninsula

An annual community event held at Roy Anderson Field drawing thousands of fans to witness history as the cross-town rivals battle for bragging rights: The Peninsula High School Seahawks vs. the Gig Harbor High School Tides. Thus far … Tides 17 … Continue reading

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KeyFest or KeyFair: Celebrating the diversity of Key Peninsula

KeyFest is a community festival celebrating the wonderful diversity of the Key Peninsula. KeyFest takes place  at Volunteer Park this year Friday August 27 and Saturday August 28, 2010. Admission is FREE ! The focus of KeyFest or KeyFair, will be … Continue reading

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Gig Harbor Weekend Guide: Gig Harbor Rocks, St. Meatentine’s Day and more

Friggatriskaidekaphobia gotcha? Fear of Friday the 13th. Fear NOT, it’s going to be a great Friday in Gig Harbor! With sunny skies and temperatures topping out at 83 degrees today and edging toward the 90’s for the rest of the … Continue reading

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Red Rooster Cafe in Gig Harbor ( Day 132 of 365)

Well, it was a great weekend in ‘the Harbor’! For our second visit, we met family at the Red Rooster Cafe in Gig Harbor for Saturday breakfast. And as illustrated by the photo (to the left), it was overcast but warm. … Continue reading

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