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Fife Special Events

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: Saturday, April 26
Time: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Parks Appreciation
1-2 p.m. Arbor Day

Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Princess Tea Party (Ages 3-12)
It's time to play Princess Tea Party! Come out and see some of your favorite Princesses while learning proper tea party etiquette. Bring your favorite tea cup and saucer from home to enjoy some tea or juice and some scrumptious snacks. Space is limited and PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.
Date: Saturday, May 3
Time: 2:30-4:00 p.m.
Cost: $12/Adults, $10/Child 12 & U

Annual Car Show

Movies in Park

Fife Harvest Festival
Saturday October 4th, 2014
Find out more here!


It's A Wonderful Life: Fife
Come one, come all to Funtown Northwest's holiday food, gift, and move event! Lots of collectibles, antiques, toys, gifts, and shopping fun for everyone. Meet Karolyn Grimes (ZuZu in "It's a Wonderful Life"), enjoy a pizza dinner and watch the timeless classic "It's a Wonderful Life" with your whole family. Karolyn will also give a speech and share personal stories about the movie. Santa and Karolyn will read "The Night Before Christmas".
Date: December 1st
Time: Gift Show 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Karolyn Grimes 4:30 p.m.
Movie Showing 6:30 p.m.
Cost: Gift Show $5
Pizza Dinner $7 (Seniors)
Movie Free w/ Purchase Location: Louie G's Pizzaria

Holiday Tree lighting with Santa- View 2013 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 2, 2014
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Fife City Hall

Breakfast with Santa (Ages 12 mos +)- View 2012 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 6, 2014
Time: 9 - 11 a.m.
Cost: Participants 4 & Up $5.00 All Plus Tax
3 & U Free

Holiday Movie-
The City of Fife & Click Present: Arthur Christmas

Movie goers of all ages, wishing to get in the holiday spirit, come down to Columbia gym in December to watch Arthur Christmas. Wear your pajamas and bring a sleeping bag and pillow to watch the movie, (bring your own seats/blankets to sit on). Pre-movie activities start at 6:30 p.m. and will include: frosting and decorating cookies, coloring, and different games and activities. A concessionaire will be present to sell movie going treats.
Date: Saturday, December 14
Time: Activities start at 6:30 p.m.
Movie at 7 p.m.
Location: Columbia Junior HS Gym
Cost: Free Admission!
Questions: 253-922-0900

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:

  • TBD

Time: Starting at 10 a.m. each morning

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

Hot Spot & Free Throw Competition
Come test your basketball skills to see if you have what it takes to make it to state. The Hot Spot Competition involves shooting from 5 different "hot spots" on the court and tests all-around basketball skills within a series of 1-minute rounds. During the Free Throw competition you will shoot from the free throw line for two one minute rounds. Local Hot Spot winners are eligible to advance to the State Competition at the Tukwila Community Center in Tukwila, WA on Sunday, March 9, 2014. The Free Throw winners are eligible to move onto state on a TBD date and time. We will be running this event from 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., so please come any time during the time frame.
Date: Saturday, January 11
Time: 9 a.m. -11:30 a.m.
Cost: Free
Location: Columbia Jr. High School

Sweetheart Dance- View 2013 Photos Here!
The 4th Annual Fife Daddy-Daughter Sweetheart Dance at The Fife Community Center! This event is for girls between the ages of 3 and 12 and their fathers or special adult in their life. Music will be geared to both the girls and dads, and memories for a lifetime are sure to be created. Tickets must be purchased in advance by January 29th. You will enjoy great dance music, games, crafts, and complimentary hors de vouers and beverages.
Date: TBD
Time: TBD
Cost by January 29th: $25/pair
$5 each additional daughter
Cost at door: $35/pair
$10 each additional daughter

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