Whaling Days Festival July 28–30, 2017

Whaling Days is a family orientated, non-profit, volunteer run community festival held in “Old Town” Silverdale. Since 1972, thousands of people enjoy the events and entertainment Whaling Days has to offer. Whaling Days gives back to the local community through funds raised to support other non-profit organizations.

Whaling Days Festival July 28–30, 2017

Whaling Days is a family orientated, non-profit, volunteer run community festival held in “Old Town” Silverdale. Since 1972, thousands of people enjoy the events and entertainment Whaling Days has to offer. Whaling Days gives back to the local community through funds raised to support other non-profit organizations.

Schedule of Events

4:00PM – 7:00PM Pick-up Registration packets for Whale of a Run, Kitsap Mall Food Court
5:00PM – 8:00PM Information Booth (Byron & Washington)
5:00PM – 10:00PM Carnival Rides by Davis Amusements
5:00PM – 10:00PM 21+ Beer & Wine Garden
6:15PM – 10:00PM Main Stage Entertainment
10:00PM Fireworks over Dyes Inlet
7:00AM – 11:00AM Silverdale Rotary Pancake Breakfast (Silverdale United Methodist Church)
7:00AM – 10:00AM Meals on Wheels Kitsap Whale of a Run
7:15AM – 8:45AM Registration and packet pick up (Kitsap Mall Sears Parking Lot)

  • 8:45AM 4-mile starts
  • 8:50AM 1-mile starts
  • 9:40AM Kid’s Dashes

10:00AM – 11:00AM First Federal Lions/Kiwanis Grand Parade
10:00AM – 11:00PM Carnival Rides by Davis Amusement
11:00AM – 8:00PM Street Fair
11:00AM – 8:00PM Information Booth
Noon – 10:00PM 21+ Beer & Wine Garden
Noon – 10:00PM Main Stage Entertainment
4:30PM – 8:00PM Kitsap Destruction Derby (Thunderbird Stadium, Kitsap Fairgrounds)

7:45AM Dyes Inlet Dash Registration (Waterfront Park Gazebo)
9:00AM Dyes Inlet Dash Canoe Races
11:00AM – 5:00PM Street Fair & Information Booth
Noon – 6:00PM 21+ Beer & Wine Garden
Noon – 6:00PM Main Stage Entertainment
1:30PM Silverdale Rotary Duck Race
3:00PM Silverdale Rotary Duck Race Results
More Event Information
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Parade


Join us for the Silverdale First Federal Lions/Kiwanis Grand Parade on ​Saturday, July 29th 2017

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Events


There’s so much to see and so much to do at Whaling Days. You won’t want to miss a thing!

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Entertainment


Whaling Days is known for top-notch entertainment. Check out this year’s line-up.

See Lineup

Vendors

Don’t miss out on all the wonderful business who have set up their service or product at the event. There are food vendors galore!

Apply to be a Vendor

Scholarships

If you are interested in applying for the Kaiser Permanente/Silverdale Whaling Days Hank Mann Sykes Scholarship, applications for 2018 will be available in December 2017.

See The Winners!