Event Applications


Meals on Wheels Kitsap
Whale of a Run

Join the race and run in support of Meals on Wheels Kitsap. There’s something for everyone! A 4-mile race, a 1-mile walk/run, a Kids Dash, and a Special Olympics Athletes Non-Competitive Fun Dash. Bring the family and have fun!

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Dyes Inlet Dash Canoe Races

Come join Hui Heihei Wa’a on Sunday, July 30th, for the annual Whaling Days Dyes Inlet Dash, sponsored by Columbia Bank. Challenge your friends and coworkers to a 500 meter Hawaiian Outrigger Canoe sprint race on beautiful Dyes Inlet. We provide the canoes, paddles, a steers person, life jackets, and snacks. You bring your team of 5 and select your racing category (men, women or co-ed). All participants get a T-shirt; perpetual trophies for the winning teams. Races start at 9:00 AM.

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Silverdale Rotary Duck Race

What better way to close out a wonderful weekend than with the Silverdale Rotary Duck Race! Adopt some ducks to help support the Silverdale Rotary’s work in our community.

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First Federal Lions & Kiwanis Grand Parade

Come join the Silverdale Dandy Lions and Silverdale Kiwanis clubs in celebrating the 44th annual Whaling Days Festival, with the First Federal Lions/Kiwanis Grand Parade. Enjoy watching dance routines, car clubs and big trucks. Cheer on the local football teams and salute our military personnel and men and women who serve our community.

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Parade Vendor Application

2017 Silverdale Whaling Days Parade Winners

Grand Marshal Award:
Haselwood YMCA Cheer Squad

Judges Choice:
Submarine Vets, Bangor Base

King Lion Award:
Kitsap Destruction Derby

Kiwanis Award:
Orman Lange Viking Ship


1st place: Glass Odyssey Corvette Club
2nd place: Westsound Military Vehicle Collectors Club
3rd place: Friends of Newberry Hill Park
1st place: Miss. Poulsbo, Kitsap, Silverdale
2nd place: Miss. Westsound Scholarship
3rd place: America’s Majestic Miss 2017
1st place: Miss. Rodeo Washington 2017
2nd place: Kitsap Saddle Club
3rd place: Kitsap Lady Trailriders
1st place: Orman Lange Viking Ship
2nd place: VFW/BSA 1339
3rd place: Submarine Vets, Bangor Base
1st place: Feng Shiang Dance Troupe
2nd place: CK Unicycle Team
3rd place: Cub Scouts Pck #4554
1st place: All-Star Drumline
2nd place: Blackwood Backbeats Sr. Drumline
3rd place: Blackwood Backbeats Jr. Drumline
1st place: Master Gardener Foundation
2nd place: Westsound Ukulele Festival
3rd place: Great Clips
1st place: Thacker Heavy Haul
2nd place: Cooper Fuel
3rd place: Kitsap Mobile Grooming