With its maritime heritage, artist spirit, and a touch of urban chic, Port Townsend is an easily accessible base camp to the Olympic Peninsula and beyond. Whether on land or sea; indoors or outdoors – Port Townsend has activities for every taste.
Port Townsend has loads of fun things to do in the winter, from getting outside for deep breaths of fresh crisp air to tucking into a warm shop downtown or uptown for some retail therapy. Stay in one of our many cool accommodations and enjoy the winter fare in a cozy eatery and maybe do a bit of storm watching over Port Townsend Bay. And, of course, there are a plethora of holiday happenings to bring you joy and delight! Enjoy a flurry of winter fun in Port Townsend!
Don your wellies and waterproof gear and get outside! Here are a few ideas for you.
Fascinated by Port Townsend’s history? Explore a museum (or two!).
Calling all foodie fanatics! We have delicious eateries around town and at Fort Worden.
Check out the Farmers Market on Saturdays, 10 am – 2 pm, until the last day of the season: Dec. 15 – www.jfcmarkets.org
Looking for a quiet place to enjoy nature? We have beautiful parks, even without leaves on the trees.
Can’t get enough art? You’ll love our galleries and live performances.
Want to learn more about our local sea life? Here are some ideas.
Join us for our holiday happenings and festivals into the new year:
Port Townsend is a magical place to celebrate the holidays. Mark your calendars for these fun events! Read More
Celebrate the diversity of high quality and unique woodwork made by individual craftspeople in our community! Nov 4-5. Read More