Special Events

Teen Flashlight/Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Teens can come and enjoy a unique twist on the traditional Easter Egg Hunt on April 3rd and on April 4th kids ages 3-10 can enjoy a traditional egg hunt. Click on the link above for additional information on each event.

Parks Appreciation & Arbor Day- View Photos
This event is held in parks throughout Pierce County. We’ll trim limbs, groom grounds, and plant more flowers and trees. Join Parks Appreciation Day and come to Fountain Park between 9 a.m. and noon. We’re celebrating Earth Day, Arbor Day, National Parks Week and your local parks in one fun event. You will leave feeling good about being a part of a major countywide effort with nearly 2,000 other people working in their local parks at the same time. Call 253-606-8877.
Date: 4/25
Time: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Parks Appreciation
1-2 p.m. Arbor Day

Mom & Daughter Princess Party (Ages 3-12)
Moms and Daughters, it’s time to get  all dolled up as your favorite Princess!! There will be dancing, singing, music and  a fun project to take home! Juice and  scrumptious snacks are provided. Space  is limited and PRE-REGISTRATION IS  REQUIRED.
Date: Saturday, May 9th
Time: 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Cost: $12/Adults, $10/Child 12 & U

Fife Farmer’s Market
The City of Fife is pleased to announce the third 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 goods and more. The Fife Farmers Market will be held at Dacca Park, to allow kids to play, while parents peruse the market. New this year: EBT will be accepted to make payments even easier, and there will be special events and live entertainment. Be sure to check out the schedule on our website. For more information call 253-896-8657. The Fife Farmers Market will begin on Friday, June 19th and continue to August 28th.

Days: Fridays
Dates: June 19th – August 28th
Time: 3 – 7 p.m.
Cost: Free

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: Sunday June 28th
Time: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Cost: Free
Location: Dacca Park, 2820 54th Ave E, Fife

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: TBA
Date: TBA
Time: Dusk
Location: Dacca Park

Hershey Track & Field Meet
The Hershey Track Program is for ages  9-14 (as of Dec. 31, 2014). Participants  compete in age groups according to the  year born. All participants must bring  a copy of their Birth Certificate to the  district meet. Participants can only  attend one district meet. 1st and 2nd  place finishers will advance to the State  Meet*. There is no charge to participate  in a Hershey District meet. NO SPIKES OR BLOCKS ALLOWED. Events include  the 50m-1600m, softball throw, and  standing long jump. For more information  and complete rules about the Hershey Track and Field Program reference www. hersheystrackandfield.com or contact  Pierce County Parks and Recreation (253) 798-4177 or Shelby Borden (253) 896- 8656. (FREE)

Date: TBD
(registration begins at 4:30)
Location: Fife High School Stadium
(5616 20th ST E, Fife, WA 98424)

Sat, Oct 31, 2015 – Halloween Carnival

Boo! The Fife Police Department is pleased to announce its annual Halloween Carnival at Columbia Junior High School. The event will have numerous different games for the kids, treats and best of all, prizes! Kids will get a Halloween goodie bag fill with candy and receive a pumpkin flashlight. The event will be held on Friday, October 31st from 5:00-7:00 p.m. The cost to attend is one nonperishable food item to support our local food bank!

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

National Night Out

  • When: Tuesday August 4th, 2015
  • Where: 5 Acre Park in Radiance. 6335 Radiance Blvd E Fife, WA 98424
  • Time: 5:30pm – 8:30pm

Fife Harvest Festival
Since 2005, the Fife Harvest Festival has grown to become the largest community celebration in Fife, with an estimated attendance of over 5,000 participants. This year the Harvest Festival will take place on Saturday, October 3, 2015, from 10:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Dacca Park. This free festival has grown in size and hosts kid’s activities, a performance stage, as well as numerous art, food and information vendors. There’s so much to do. Come down and have a great time with your whole family.

Date: October 3, 2015
Time: 10 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Location: Dacca Park
Cost: Free

Holiday Tree lighting with Santa- View 2014 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 1st, 2015
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: Fife City Hall

Breakfast with Santa (Ages 12 mos +)- View 2014 Photos!
Theme: Miracle on 54th Street. You are cordially invited to enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet with Santa. Kids will have the opportunity to participate in holiday activities and visit with Santa about their Christmas wish list. Children must attend with one parent or responsible adult. Don’t forget to bring your cameras for a picture with Santa! Must pre-register. Breakfast will be served from 9:15-10:15 a.m.
Date: Saturday, December 5th, 2015
Time: 9 – 11 a.m.
Cost: Participants 3 & Up $5.00 All Plus Tax
2 & U Free

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: December 13, 14, and 20
  • Time: 10:00 a.m.
  • Location: Dec 13th from the railroad tracks South, Dec 14th from the railroad tracks to I5, Dec 20th everything North of I5 including Fife Heights

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: December 20 & 21st at 7pm
December 21st at 2pm
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

Sweetheart Dance – (Ages 3-12)- View 2015 Photos Here!
Fife’s 5th Annual Daddy-Daughter Sweetheart Dance at The Fife Community Center! This event 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 by February 4th.Tickets at the door will be subject to availability. Come enjoy great dance music, fun games, cool crafts, and heavy hors d’oeuvre and beverages! *New this year, professional pictures available for purchase by Renders Photography. Please inquire about when you register for dance.
Date: Saturday, February 7th
Time: 6-8 p.m.
Cost by February 4th: $25/pair
$5 each additional daughter
Cost at door: $35/pair
$10 each additional daughter
Prices for Photos from Renders Photography
Digital file only: $15 prepaid or $18 at door
Print Package: 1 – 5X7 and 4 wallets $20 prepaid or $23 at door
Digital file and print package – $32