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KEYPORT HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES – 2021

ARCHIVED – Thank you for participating!

  • Sun., Nov 21 through Sun., Dec 12: Fishline Annual Warm Clothing Drive (donate warm clothes) and “Stand Up for Kids” Annual Holiday Fundraiser
  • Fri-Sun., Nov 26 – 28: Volunteer to help decorate Central Park
  • Sat., Dec 4: Volunteer to help put up the Tree lights or help decorate the “Keyport Wishing Tree” with ornaments.
  • Sat., Dec 4: Tree Lighting Ceremony & Santa Visit (Poulsbo Fire Dept.) at Dusk
  • Sat., Dec 11: Poulsbo Yacht Club Lighted Ship Parade
  • Tue., Dec 21: Town Solstice Walk & the Luminaire and Holiday Light Contest
  • Fri., Dec 31: New Year’s Eve Burn your Calendar & Bonfire

TWO OPPORTUNITIES for GIVING – NOVEMBER 21 through DECEMBER 12

FISHLINE – ANNUAL WARM CLOTHING DRIVE 

Please donate new & clean-gently-used warm clothing at the KEYPORT MERCANTILE

The main items needed: Coats & Jackets  |  Sweaters & Sweatshirts  |   Gloves & Hats | Umbrellas |  Thermal & Ski Clothes  |  Boots & New Socks 

QUESTIONS? contact Caroline Butler at cflemingbutler@outlook.com

STAND UP FOR KIDS – ANNUAL HOLIDAY FUNDRAISER 

StandUp for Kids works tirelessly to end the cycle of youth homelessness and school dropout. 86% of every dollar donated goes directly to the welfare of kids.

  • food for weekends and school holidays
  • clothing and hygiene items
  • pathways to return to school and more ….

We are accepting financial donations at the KEYPORT MERCANTILE QUESTIONS? contact Patti Corcoran at 360-620-5812


U.S. Naval Undersea Museum Auditorium

Free – Open to the Public Sunday, November 21 at 2pm
Read more: Navy Band Northwest Facebook Page


Calling for volunteers!

KIC is decorating Central Park’s fences and gazebo Thanksgiving Weekend!

Volunteers will meet at Central Park the weekend of Thanksgiving (Friday-Sunday, November 26 – 28) – the date and time of the meet-up will scheduled based on the weather. To sign up and join in the decorations fun, call or text Ellen Strong at 360-271-7708.


Central Park Tree Lighting & Santa’s Keyport Visit Saturday, December 4.

10:00am – volunteers meet at Central Park to help with getting the lights on the Tree.

12:00pm – the Keyport Wishing Tree Opens >> join in the fun of putting ornaments on the Tree. Decorate our Tree with your ‘hopes and wishes’ for the season and coming New Year. Ornaments will be supplied by the KIC

5:00pm – Tree Lighting >> be there when the Tree Lights GO ON!

5:30pm – Here comes Santa!! The Poulsbo Fire Department is helping Santa make his rounds as Santa prepares for Christmas Eve.


Poulsbo Yacht Club Lighted Ship Parade Saturday, December 11

Santa’s Route >> Keyport to Scandia, then Mountain View to Kings Cross Circle and Clear Creek to North Star and Piper Court.

New this year, Santa will be live streaming his location and progress using Glympse (see PFD Facebook Page for more info.) PFD will publish a map for the evening’s route on their Facebook Page between 5 and 5:30 that evening and folks can follow along through the Glympse app!

DEADLINE December 10 to have Santa call out a greeting, text “Santa” to 360-297-8600 or click here to submit online. 

52nd Poulsbo Yacht Club Lighted Ships Parade. Along the route Santa will call out greetings!

  • 5:50 – Passing Keyport & cross to Manzanita Bay and through Agate Pass on the east side
  • 7:35 – Suquamish dock then return back down the west side of Agate Pass

Visit the PYC Lighted Ship Parade webpage for all the details!

Let’s help PFD help Santa bring cheer to our neighbors by bringing a canned food donation.


Winter Solstice Light Walk and Holiday Light Contest Tuesday, December 21 at Dusk

Winter Solstice Light Walk – Brighten the darkest night of the year … celebrate the return of longer days after the Solstice … And enjoy a walk through Keyport to see the lights. Take a walk on your own or join a group of walkers leaving from Keyport’s Central Park at dark.

Light up your yard
Put a light in your window
Set out paper bag luminaries


People’s Choice Award – Holiday Light Contest … vote for your favorite Keyport light display. Top prize includes Keyport Improvement Club (KIC) Swag and 2021 bragging rights.

Go to the Central Park Gazebo Mailbox to pick up a ballot after 4pm and return your vote to the Gazebo Mailbox by 8pm on Tuesday, December 21.


New Years Eve Burn your Calendar & Bonfire Friday, December 31

7:00pm at Bill and Jacquie Zehner’s place – 15410 NE Petterson Road, Keyport.

Share in the hot chocolate or cider and cookies!