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Award Winning Girls Night Out Returns to the Gig Harbor Waterfront!

Gig Harbor, WA – October 1, 2014 - The Downtown Waterfront Alliance's 5th Annual Girls Night Out will take place on Thursday, Nov 13th. Shop and dine from noon 'til 9! Earlier this year Girls Night Out was awarded the Excellence on Main Outstanding Promotional Event by the Washington State Main Street Program in Wenatchee. Pre-sales for the ever-popular Goodie Bags will kick off during the Alliance's monthly Thursday Night Out on October 9th starting at 5pm. Goodie Bags sell out every year leaving some disappointed, so ladies should plan to pre-purchase their bag early this year! As a special incentive, one lucky lady who pre-purchases their Goodie Bag during Thursday Night Out on October 9th will win a special "Golden Ticket" to Girls Night Out on November 13th!

The coveted Golden Ticket will entitle its holder to special VIP recognition during Girls Night Out. It includes $50 worth of “Downtown Dollars” to be used at participating businesses during the event; one night’s stay for two at the Maritime Inn on the night of the event (Nov. 13th), breakfast for two the next morning at Devoted Kiss Café, and two passes to the Harbor History Museum. To be eligible to win the Golden Ticket, you must pre-purchase your Goodie Bag on Thursday, Oct 9th during Thursday Night Out from 5 – 8pm. Goodie Bags cost $10 each and will be available at Downtown Waterfront businesses that display a “Buy Your Goodie Bag Here” sign. A complete listing of those businesses will be available on Facebook at Girls Night Out Gig Harbor Waterfront beginning on October 2nd.

The 5th Annual Girls Night Out on the Downtown Waterfront comes just in time to kick off your holiday shopping! On November 13th, ladies will find over 40 participating businesses open until 9pm making for a great day and night of shopping fun, dining and entertainment. Door prizes, refreshments, and the immensely popular Goodie Bag and coupon book are all back again as part of the Girls Night Out experience. Look for many special events happening throughout the downtown waterfront district throughout the event. Complimentary limousine service will be available throughout downtown to add to your shopping fun and convenience!

Goodie Bag pre-sales will continue while supplies last. Purchase yours early to be sure you get one! Visit and like the Girls Night Out Gig Harbor Waterfront Facebook page for the most up to date information.

Girls Night Out on the Gig Harbor Waterfront is presented by the Gig Harbor Downtown Waterfront Alliance, and sponsored by: Premier Sponsors Tickled Pink and SandCastle Toys; Coupon Book Sponsor The Weathered Cottage; Limo Sponsors Gig Harbor Audio, la vie parfaite, Devoted Kiss Cafe and the Downtown Waterfront Alliance; Searchlight Sponsors Devoted Kiss Café and RC Media Photography; Balloon Sponsor Heritage Distilling; and Friends of Girls Night Out Sponsors Java & Clay Café and The Maritime Inn.


The Gig Harbor Downtown Waterfront Alliance is a 501(c)(3) non-profit Washington corporation and Main Street™ community, implementing the National Main Street Center’s Four Point Main Street Approach™ in Gig Harbor. The mission of the GHHWA is to bring together community and waterfront district stakeholders, encourage economic vitality and preserve historic character.

Mary DesMarais, Executive Director
Gig Harbor Downtown Waterfront Alliance