Children’s Garden Workshop: Garden Harvest & Scarecrows

Sehmel Homestead Park 10123 78th Avenue NW, Gig Harbor

Join PenMet Parks and the WSU Pierce County Extension Master Gardener Program for the Children's Garden Workshop Summer Series. In this workshop children ages 5 - 11 will help with “harvest” and make a scarecrow. Held at Sehmel Homestead Park, Gig Harbor WA. Follow the signs to Demonstration Garden. Parents must accompany children.Information & Registration:Read more Children’s Garden Workshop: Garden Harvest & Scarecrows

Scarecrow Festival

Join the fall fun! The Scarecrow Festival features a community Scarecrow Competition with entries created by local businesses, community groups, and families. This festival is an autumn celebration with entertainment and music, farm animals, hayrides, camel & pony rides, carnival games, and food! Be sure to stop by our Local Makers Market section to visitRead more Scarecrow Festival

Teen Movie Night!

Teen Movie Night! Saturday, Oct. 23rd • 7p • Galaxy Theater Teens are taking over Galaxy Theater!Join us as we host a movie night FOR Teens, brought to you BY Teens! PenMet Parks Teen Advisory Committee is working hard to bring you a night of fright and fun as we present the Nightmare Before Christmas!Read more Teen Movie Night!

Cookies with Mr. & Mrs. Claus

Sehmel Homestead Park 10123 78th Avenue NW, Gig Harbor

This event is sold out. We are bringing you the best of holiday cheer as we transform Sehmel Homestead Park's Volunteer Vern Pavilion into a winter wonderland. Participants will enjoy photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus, crafts, activities, vendors, and take home a cookie kit to decorate! Suggested donation is $10 or two cans ofRead more Cookies with Mr. & Mrs. Claus

Teen E-Games Tournament

Prepare to level up in PenMet Parks first ever Teen E-Games Tournament as you compete head-to-head to find out who is the ultimate gamer!This event will feature two different tournaments: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe - this tournament will be geared towards players who just want to have funSuper Smash Brothers Ultimate - this tournament will be gearedRead more Teen E-Games Tournament

Volunteer Clean-Up Day

Tacoma-Demolay Sandspit Nature Preserve 53 Bella Bella Dr, Fox Island, Washington

Join us for a fun Saturday sprucing up the DeMolay Sandspit after a long winter! Please carpool as parking is limited.Tools, water, and snacks are provided.

Spring Egg Hunt

Sehmel Homestead Park 10123 78th Avenue NW, Gig Harbor

Join us for 14th annual PenMet Parks Egg Hunt! Pre-registration is required! Enjoy egg hunts based on grade level, photos with the Easter Bunny, food for purchase, and more! There are four different ticket times to select from: 10am, 11am, 12pm, and 1pm.During each hour, the field will be split up by age group:-Preschool (2-4Read more Spring Egg Hunt

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PenMet Parks Bike Bash Presented by Neighborhood Experts Real Estate

Sehmel Homestead Park 10123 78th Avenue NW, Gig Harbor

Thank you to our Sponsors! Join us for the inaugural PenMet Parks Bike Bash presented by Neighborhood Experts Real Estate! Organized by the Rotary Club of Gig Harbor, Kiwanis Club of Gig Harbor, and PenMet Parks, this is a festival where families can learn more about biking, test out several different kinds of bikes, andRead more PenMet Parks Bike Bash Presented by Neighborhood Experts Real Estate

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Family Fun Fest – Presented by Neighborhood Experts Real Estate

Sehmel Homestead Park 10123 78th Avenue NW, Gig Harbor

Free Event! Join us for a celebration of the start of summer featuring: Bouncy HousesConcert in the AmphitheaterLive PerformancesCrafts and ActivitiesLocal Makers Market – 30+ Vendors! Food TrucksFree Shuttle Donations: In lieu of a monetary donation, we are asking everyone to bring fruit snacks and granola bars to the event to benefit Food Backpacks forRead more Family Fun Fest – Presented by Neighborhood Experts Real Estate

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Teen Summer After Party

Sehmel Homestead Park 10123 78th Avenue NW, Gig Harbor

School is out and Summer is just beginning! Join PenMet Parks and the Teen Advisory Committee in this after-party exclusively for teens.We will have a live DJ, inflatable obstacle courses including the "WIPEOUT", and free hotdogs!*This event occurs immediately after Family Fun Fest and is just for teens and their friends. 

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Friday Night Movies in the Park – Back to the Future

Sehmel Homestead Park 10123 78th Avenue NW, Gig Harbor

The Friday Night Movie Series presents well-loved favorites for all ages. Bring a blanket or low-backed chairs for the 8:30 p.m. weekly outdoor screenings starting July 1st. Presented by the City of Gig Harbor in partnership with PenMet Parks. Popcorn is provided by Kitsap Bank. Back to the Future – An eccentric scientist builds a timeRead more Friday Night Movies in the Park – Back to the Future

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Friday Night Movies in the Park – The Muppet Movie

Sehmel Homestead Park 10123 78th Avenue NW, Gig Harbor

The Friday Night Movie Series presents well-loved favorites for all ages. Bring a blanket or low-backed chairs for the 8:30 p.m. weekly outdoor screenings starting on July 1, 2022. Presented by the City of Gig Harbor in partnership with PenMet Parks. Popcorn is provided by Kitsap Bank. The Muppet Movie – the origin story of theRead more Friday Night Movies in the Park – The Muppet Movie

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Friday Night Movies in the Park – The Little Mermaid

Sehmel Homestead Park 10123 78th Avenue NW, Gig Harbor

The Friday Night Movie Series presents well-loved favorites for all ages. Bring a blanket or low-backed chairs for the 8:30 p.m. weekly outdoor screenings starting on July 1, 2022. Presented by the City of Gig Harbor in partnership with PenMet Parks. Popcorn is provided by Kitsap Bank. The Little Mermaid – A young mermaid strikes a dealRead more Friday Night Movies in the Park – The Little Mermaid

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Friday Night Movies in the Park – Homeward Bound

Sehmel Homestead Park 10123 78th Avenue NW, Gig Harbor

The Friday Night Movie Series presents well-loved favorites for all ages. Bring a blanket or low-backed chairs for the 8:30 p.m. weekly outdoor screenings starting on July 1, 2022. Presented by the City of Gig Harbor in partnership with PenMet Parks. Popcorn is provided by Kitsap Bank. Homeward Bound – the perfect film for animal lovers,Read more Friday Night Movies in the Park – Homeward Bound

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Friday Night Movies in the Park – Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

The Friday Night Movie Series presents well-loved favorites for all ages. Bring a blanket or low-backed chairs for the 8:30 p.m. weekly outdoor screenings starting on July 1, 2022. Presented by the City of Gig Harbor in partnership with PenMet Parks. Popcorn is provided by Kitsap Bank. Ferris Bueller’s Day Off  - “Life moves fast.”Read more Friday Night Movies in the Park – Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

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