Island Events

If you have an event that would be of interest to Fox Island area residents, please send us your information on our Marketplace Submission Form, and we'll post your event on this page.

Join Fox Island Cub Scouts!
Join Fox Island Cub Scouts!
Tuesday, November 07, 2017  6:30 PM
Fox Island's Pack 27 is recruiting boys Kindergartners through 5th grade to the Cub Scouting program for boys who live on Fox Island and Gig Harbor. We will be starting the new Lion Cub Scout program for Kindergartners in September.
Join us at our next meeting, and find out what Cub Scouts do!
Meetings are held twice a month, on the 2nd & 4th Tuesdays of the month at the Nichols Community Center on Fox Island.
Visit our website to find out more about the Cub Scouting program.
Find Pack 27 on Facebook
Call: John Ohlson at 253-380-4100  
Location: 690 9th Ave, Fox Island

Join Fox Island Boy Scouts - Boys 7 - 17
Join Fox Island Boy Scouts - Boys 7 - 17
Monday, November 13, 2017  6:30 PM
Are you interested in Extreme, High Adventure Sports such as camping, backpacking, canoeing, climbing & mountain biking?
Are you interested in learning outdoor survival skills, leadership skills and serving your community?
If so, the [ SCOUT ZONE ] is the place to be!
FICRA sponsors a high-adventure youth organization on Fox Island, that does all this and more. If you are a boy between the ages of 11 and 17, and want to have fun, come and check it out! Troop 27 meets on the 2nd & 3rd Monday of the month, 6:30 PM at the Nichols Center.

Cub Scout Pack 27, is for boys grades 1st through 5th, meets on the 2nd & 4th Tuesdays of the month at the Nichols Community Center, and provides activities and outings and lots of fun!

Don't miss out on all the fun, come check it out today!
Call: John Ohlson at 253-380-4100  
Location: 690 9th Ave, Fox Island

Tidefest 2017 Fine Arts & Gift Festival
Tidefest 2017 Fine Arts & Gift Festival
Saturday, December 02, 2017  10:00 AM - 5:00pm
Tidefest 2017 will be held on December 2nd & 3rd, 2017 at Gig Harbor High School

Saturday Dec 2, 10 AM to 5 PM
Sunday Dec 3, 11 AM to 4 PM
Admission $5

View a list of Tidefest vendors and their wares on the Tidefest website
Call: Alyse Yeaman at (253) 530-1557  
Location: 5101 Rosedale St NW, Gig Harbor, WA 98335

Santa's Visit and Christmas Craft Making at Museum
Saturday, December 02, 2017  1:00 PM
Santa Claus will be at the Fox Island Historical Museum from 1pm to 4pm to visit with children and pose for pictures. Children -both young ones and older ones - are invited to share a fun and memorable visit with Santa. This is a free event.

Also, at the museum at this time we will have a Children's Art Project in progress! After (or before) you visit Santa Claus you are invited to come into the museum board room and make a Christmas decoration with our dedicated crafts artists who supervise this art activity.
Call: Fox Island Historical Society Museum at 253-549-2461   E-Mail:
Location: 1017 9th Ave, Fox Island, WA

Fox Island Annual Tree Lighting & Bonfire
Fox Island Annual Tree Lighting & Bonfire
Sunday, December 03, 2017  6:00pm
Join your Island neighbors and friends for a festive evening of fun! Sing carols around the bonfire provided by Boy Scout Troop 27, meet our tree lighter, visit with Santa Claus, and listen to the annual Christmas concert. Bring a log for our outdoor bonfire and a waterproof ornament to hang on our outdoor Christmas tree.
Call:  at   
Location: Nichols Community Center, 690 9th Ave., Fox Island

Ongoing Meetings and Events




  • Fox Island Cemetery

2nd Friday in March  
  • Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday before Easter NCC
  • Jeff Feagin Memorial

First Saturday in May Meet at NCC
  • Historical Society
    Pancake Breakfast

Memorial Day Museum
  • Memorial Day Ceremony

Memorial Day Cemetery
  • Fox Island Fair

2nd Saturday in August NCC
  • Christmas Tree Lighting

1st Sunday in December NCC