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January
February
March

Leprechaun Stash Geocache!

March 12-19, daily, dawn to dusk

Austurbruin Park, 1699 NE Curt Rudolph Road

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April

National Arbor Day Poulsbo Park Celebration

May

May 21st is Armed Forces Day

Hometown Heroes Geocache Pursuit

To celebrate and thank our local service members, we are hiding a geocache in American Legion Park May 14-22.

Follow these   opens in a new windowHometown Heroes Geocache Instructionsopens PDF file  and enjoy the thrill of the hunt. When you find the cache, take a small reward and leave a note in our log to record your success!

  • What is Geocaching? Geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices, like your smartphone. Participants navigate to a specific set of GPS coordinates and then attempt to find the geocache (container) hidden at that location.
  • How do I do it? There is an official Geocaching website that has free basic functions, but Poulsbo Parks and Recreation has created our own geocache using the free mapping app  opens in a new windowCalTopo. To get started on your find, follow the steps outlined in our   opens in a new windowHometown Heroes Geocache Instructionsopens PDF file

Viking Fest Road Race

Viking Fest and the Viking Fest Road Race is back this year! Save the dates:
Viking Fest, Fri, May 20-Sun, May 22, Williams Waterfront Park.
Viking Fest Road Race, Sat, May 21. 1-mile, 5-mile, and Kids Dash.

Registration for the Road Race is online-only, click on the Viking Helmet image above to register and for race information!

NOTE: Race times have changed this year!

10:00 a.m. – 5 mile race: Starts at 6th & Harrison
10:05 a.m. – 1 mile race: Starts at 6th & Eliason
11:15 a.m. – Kids Dashes: Starts at the Finish Line, in downtown Poulsbo on Front Street SE.
25 yard: Ages 4-5
50 yard: Ages 6-8
100 yard: Ages 9-10
11:45 a.m. – Awards ceremony

Register Here: https://vikingfest.enmotive.com/events/2022-viking-fest-road-race

June
National Trail Day
July - Parks and recreation month!

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Park and Rec Summer Fun Geocache – all july long

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To celebrate all the Summer Fun that can be enjoyed in our programs and outdoor spaces, we have hid two separate geocaches in Poulsbo’s Fish and Forest Rock Hills parks. Follow the instructions below and enjoy the thrill of the hunt. When you find the cache, take a small reward and leave a note in ourlog to record your success! For this geocache adventure, there is no need to leave anything in return.

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Poulsbo picnic 2022: Picnic Basket Giveaway – all july long

Come take part in our Picnic Basket Giveaway! Post a picture of a picnic while you’re at one of our Poulsbo Parks!  Just Tag opens in a new window@PoulsboParksRec and Hashtag your picture with opens in a new window#PoulsboPicnic2022 to enter! The Winner of a Picnic Basket provided by Poulsbo Parks and Recreation is announced at our last concert on August 16th!

 Summer Nights at the Bay

Tuesday evenings @ Williams Waterfront Park

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FREE Kid’s Gardening Mondays at Raab Park Garden

June 27-August 1st on Mondays from 10:00-12:00

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Click to view the full Raab Park Children’s Program 2022opens PDF file

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August
Summer Nights at the Bay

Tuesday evenings @ Williams Waterfront Park

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Poulsbo picnic 2022: Picnic Basket GiveawaY

Come take part in our Picnic Basket Giveaway! Post a picture of a picnic while you’re at one of our Poulsbo Parks!  Just Tag opens in a new window@PoulsboParksRec and Hashtag your picture with opens in a new window#PoulsboPicnic2022 to enter! The Winner of a Picnic Basket provided by Poulsbo Parks and Recreation is announced at our last concert on August 16th!

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