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The Beatniks Return to Summer Sounds at Skansie July 21st

Public should plan ahead for road closure – Gig Harbor Trolley use and carpooling suggested

Gig Harbor, Wash
. July 9th, 2015 – The City of Gig Harbor, along with sponsors Harbor Hill, Metagenics and CHI Franciscan, are proud to present The Beatniks as part of the thirteenth season of Summer Sounds at Skansie. The Beatniks will rock the harbor on Tuesday, July 21st from 6:30-8:00pm at Skansie Brothers Park, 3207 Harborview Drive, along the waterfront.

Harborview Drive from Pioneer to Rosedale will close at 4:00pm on Tuesday, July 21st. Traffic will be re-routed until approximately 9:30pm.

Concert attendees are reminded of the following:

  • We ask that chairs be placed in the park after 7:00am on Tuesday July 21st – no ropes or ties are allowed around your chairs
  • No umbrellas or canopies will be allowed
  • Harborview Drive will close at 4:00 p.m. so plan ahead
  • Gig Harbor Parks are non-smoking and no alcoholic beverages allowed
  • Trolley scheduling and routing can be found at       

This event draws several thousand attendees and organizers ask the public allow plenty of time to get to the event, carpool, or ride the trolley. It is advised to leave pets at home. Restaurants will be on site taking orders and delivering food to the park. Attendees are encouraged to take advantage of this service and support our local businesses.

Learn more at Gig Harbor – Washington’s Maritime City.


Karen Scott, City of Gig Harbor, Tourism & Communications Director
(253) 853-3554