Special Events

Fife Harvest Festival
The 2016 Annual Harvest Festival will be Saturday, October 1st. 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 1, 2016
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.

Monday, Oct 31, 2016 – Halloween Carnival

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

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

Mom & Daughter Princess Party (Ages 3-12)
Grab your tiara and dance on over to the Community Center Castle. There will be dancing, singing, music and a fun project to take home. Juice and scrumptious snacks are provided. Space is limited and preregistration is required by Thursday, 11/3.
Date: Saturday, November 5, 2016
Time: 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Ages: 3 – 12
Cost: $15/Adults, $10/Child

Holiday Tree lighting with SantaView 2015 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

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: TBD
  • Time: 10:00 a.m.
  • Location:TBD

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

Sweetheart Dance – SOLD OUT (Ages 3-12)View 2016 Photos Here!
Fife’s 7th 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 20, 2016
Time: 6:00-8:00pm
Cost: $15/Adult
$15 Prepaid digital pictures
$20 Prepaid 5×7 & 4 wallets
$34 Prints and digital photo package

Teen Flashlight/Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Teens can come and enjoy a unique twist on the traditional Easter Egg Hunt on March 25 & 26, kids ages 3-10 can enjoy a traditional egg hunt. Click on the link above for additional information on each event.

Parks Appreciation & Arbor DayView Photos
City staff and community volunteers will once again conduct our annual Parks Appreciation & Arbor Day event on Saturday, April 23rd. The event will run from 9am to approximately 3pm with lunch provided to volunteers at 12 noon. The focus of our efforts for this year will be Colburn & Fountain Memorial Parks. Please dress in work & weather appropriate clothing.

For the annual Arbor Day portion of the event (beginning at 1pm) we will plant 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 23rd
Time: 9am & 1pm
Location: Fountain Memorial Park – 2001 54th Ave. E., Fife, WA 98424 & Colburn Park – 5506 20th St. E., Fife, WA 98424

March Madness Masquerade Ball (Ages 3-12) (Ages 3-12)
The First Annual Fife Masquerade Ball at the Fife Community Center! This event is for boys between the ages of 3 and 12 and their mothers or special adult in their life. Music will be geared for the boys and moms, and memories for a lifetime are sure to be created. Space is limited and PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Tickets must be purchased in advance by March 2nd. You will enjoy great dance music, games, crafts, and complimentary snacks and beverages.
Date: March 5, 2016
Time: 6-8pm
Cost: $15/Adults, $10/Child 12 & U

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 26, 2016 Time: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Cost: Free
Location: Dacca Park, 2820 54th Ave E, Fife

National Night Out

  • When: Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016
  • Where:Dacca Park, 2820 54th Ave E. Fife, WA 98424
  • Time: 5:30pm – 8:30pm

Fife Farmer’s Market
The City of Fife is pleased to announce the fourth 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 2016 Fife Farmers Market will begin on Friday, June 3 and run through Friday, September 23.
Days: Fridays
Dates: June 3 – September 23
Time: 3 – 7 p.m.
Cost: Free

Music in the Park
Brand new this year, the City of Fife presents the Music in the Park Series; an 11-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 17-August 26. Call 253-896-8657 for more information.
When: June 17 – August 26
Location: Dacca Park
Time: 7p.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: Inside Out
Date: July 15, 2016

Movie: Up
Date: August 19, 2016

Time: Dusk
Location: Dacca Park

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