Special Events

Fife Farmer’s Market
The City of Fife is pleased to announce the fifth year of the Fife Farmers Market. The purpose of the Market is to create a sense of community and celebrate our unique community assets, while providing healthy options to our citizens. The City of Fife is located right off of the I-5 corridor, making it a convenient stop to purchase your local fresh veggies, fruit and berries, flowers, eggs, milk, baked goods, handcrafted items and more. The Fife Farmers Market will be held at Dacca Park, to allow kids to play, while parents peruse the market. We are planning a great line up of Market Day specials and live entertainment. Be sure to visit our Facebook page often for updates. The 2017 Fife Farmers Market will begin on Friday, June 16 and run through Friday, August 25.
Days: Fridays
Dates: June 16 – August 25, 2017
Time: 3 – 7 p.m.
Cost: Free

Music in the Park
For its second season, the City of Fife presents the Music in the Park Series; an 8-week outdoor music series featuring local bands and musicians. Bring a lawn chair, a blanket, or just you and your dancin’ shoes for some great, family-friendly tunes! And be sure to stop by early to check out the Fife Farmers Market from 3-7pm. Concerts are FREE and happen every Friday from June 23-August 11. Call 253-896-8657 for more information.
When: June 23 – August 11, 2017
Location: Dacca Park
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Cost: Free

Movies in Park Presented by Click! and Grand Cinema
Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and enjoy a fun-filled, family-oriented evening under the stars! The movie plays on a 24′ Inflatable Screen. Movie begins at dusk.

  • Kid & family friendly!
  • Leashed pets are allowed
  • Can I bring my own food & drink? Yes! Absolutely no alcohol.

Movie: Storks
Date: July 14, 2017

Movie: Lego Batman
Date: August 18, 2017

Time: Dusk
Location: Dacca Park Football Field- Behind Columbia Jr High: 2820 54th Ave E, Fife

National Night Out

  • When: Tuesday, August 1st, 2017
  • Where:Dacca Park, 2820 54th Ave E. Fife, WA 98424
  • Time: 5:30pm – 8:30pm

Fife Harvest Festival
The 2017 Annual Harvest Festival will be Saturday, October 7st. This event has FREE admission, tons of free activities, and held rain or shine. Jump on your tractor and head on down! Highlights include, (but certainly not limited too) Council Corn on the Cob, hay rides, face painting, live entertainment, western village and so much more! Whether you want to be in the parade, become a vendor, or just enjoy the FREE all day activities, we want YOU involved!

Date: October 7, 2017
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Location: Dacca Park
Cost: Free
More Info: 253-896-8688 or visit the Harvest Festival webpage.

Tuesday, Oct 31, 2017 – Halloween Carnival

Sponsored by the Fife Police Dept. Games galore, candy, prizes, free flashlights, goody bags and much, much more.

  • Date: Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
  • Time: 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Location: Columbia Junior High, Fife
  • Cost: One nonperishable food item

Royal Ball (Ages 3-12)
Fife’s Princess Party is now a Royal Ball for the whole family! Grab your tiara, crown, or even your jester hat and dance on over to the Community Center Castle. Bring your little princesses and princes down for a fun evening of dancing, singing, music and a fun project to take home. Participants are encouraged to dress up in their most royal attire. Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be provided. Space is limited and preregistration is required by Thursday, 11/16/17.

Date: Saturday, November 18, 2017
Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Ages: 3 – 12, accompanied by an adult
Cost: $16/Adults, $11/Child

Holiday Tree lighting with SantaView 2016 Photos!
Santa trades in his sleigh for a fire truck! Come celebrate the season with the Mayor and Santa as they use some holiday magic to light up the trees outside of City hall.
Free photos with Santa, cookies/hot cocoa.
Date: Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: Fife City Hall

Breakfast with Santa (Ages 12 mos +)View 2015 Photos!
Santa and Mrs. Claus invite you to breakfast. Kids will create a holiday craft and share their Christmas wishlist with Santa. Children must attend with a parent or responsible adult. Bring your camera for a picture with Santa. Breakfast will be served from 9:15-10:15 a.m. Must pre-register by Thursday, 12/1.
Date: Saturday, December 3rd
Time: 9:00-11:00 a.m.
Cost: Participants 3 & Up $7.00
2 & U Free
Location: Fife Community Center

Nutcracker Ballet Performance
Entertain your family with the holiday tale, The Nutcracker. This classical ballet is full of enchantment where toy soldiers fight rat armies, snowflakes come dancing to life, and the sugarplum fairy presides over it all. The enduring magic of Children’s Dance Theater’s production of The Nutcracker sets the season a-sparkle, creating memories your family will cherish forever. For more information call 253-887-8937.
Show Dates:TBD
Purchase Tickets online only:
Cost: Pre-sale tickets $13
At the door $15
Location: Fife Performing Arts Center
2901 54th Ave E Fife WA 98424

Santa Run
The Fife Police Department and Fire Department, along with Santa Clause, will be running through Fife handing out holiday cheer in December. There will be three Santa Runs at three different locations:

  • Date: 12-10, 12-11, 12-17
  • Time: 10:00 a.m.
  • Location:12-10(Freeman Rd to RR Tracks), 12-11(RR Tracks to I-5), 12-17(I-5 to Northern City Limits)

Sweetheart Dance (Ages 3-12)View 2016 Photos Here!
Fife’s 8th Annual Daddy-Daughter Sweetheart Dance at The Fife Community Center! This event is held in February and is for girls and their fathers or special adult in their life. Music will be geared to both the girls and their dads for some amazing dancing and lifetime memories to be created. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Come enjoy great dance music, fun games, cool crafts, and heavy hors d’oeuvre and beverages!
Date: Saturday, February 25, 2017
Time: 6:00-8:00pm
Cost: $16/Adult
$15 Prepaid digital pictures
$20 Prepaid 5×7 & 4 wallets
$34 Prints and digital photo package

Teen Flashlight (Ages 11 – 16)
(Ages 11-16)
A unique twist on the traditional Easter Egg Hunt! Teens are invited to bring a flashlight, a basket and a friend or 2 for a crazy evening of Easter Egg hunting in the dark! Tons of treats in eggs to be found and who will be the lucky one who finds the Golden Egg?? If you do, you’ll win the Grand Prize! Bring a friend and join the excitement! Preregistration advised by the day of. Registration starts at 8 pm on the 14th. Race starts at 8:30 p.m.
Date: April 14, 2017
Event Time: 8:30 p.m.
Location: Dacca Park, Fields 3 & 4
Cost: $3

Easter Egg Hunt (Ages 10 & Under)
Sponsored by the Fife Lions Club & City of Fife. Children of all ages will enjoy searching for candy-filled eggs, pictures with the Easter Bunny, face painting, balloon making & cool prizes! Activities run at Dacca Barn from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Group Egg Hunt Times:
Ages: 3 & U 9:45 a.m.
Ages: 4-5 9:55 a.m.
Ages: 6-8 10:05 a.m.
Ages: 9-10 10:15 a.m.

Date: Saturday, April 15, 2017
Time: 9:30-10:45 a.m.
Location: Dacca Park & Dacca Barn

Parks Appreciation & Arbor DayView Photos
City staff and community volunteers will once again conduct our annual Parks Appreciation & Arbor Day event on Saturday, April 22nd, 2017. Lunch provided to volunteers at 12 noon. The focus of our efforts last year were Colburn & Fountain Memorial Parks. This year’s focus is Five Acre Park. Please dress in work & weather appropriate clothing.

In 2016, for the annual Arbor Day portion of the event we planted two new trees along the 23rd Street E sidewalk south of city hall. Ultimately we hope to complete the row of street/sidewalk trees from the city hall parking lot entrance to the corner of 23rd Street & 54th Avenue.

Thank you to all our volunteers! This is a fun community event and we hope to see everyone there!

For more information call: 253-896-8641
Date: April 22
Time: Parks Appreciation Day 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., BBQ 12-1 p.m.
Location: Five Acre Park

Annual Car Show
Come enjoy this yearly event that takes place at Dacca Park. This event attracts 100+ cars every year and is a great setting that allows kids to play while parents look at cars. Call 253-896-8657 if you have additional questions.
Date: June 25, 2017
Time: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Cost: Free for Spectators
Location: Dacca Park, 2820 54th Ave E, Fife

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