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Gig Harbor Film Festival Ranked in the Top 100

Gig Harbor Film Festival Ranked in the Top 100 Best Reviewed Festivals

Gig Harbor Film Festival ranked 45 out of 2500 festivals around the world by FilmFreeway.  This success is a testament to the hard work and dedication of everyone involved in making Gig Harbor the place to be each Fall for filmmakers and film-lovers alike.  We take great pride in the level of hospitality we offer our visitors and local attendees, so this ranking is especially meaningful for us because it comes from our filmmakers.

We’d like to thank you, our friends and family, once again for your support in making this festival truly special.  From attending the films and parties, to showing your enthusiasm at the Q&A sessions and social events, thank YOU for sharing the warmth of Gig Harbor and for your part in making this festival a world class event we can all be proud to call our own.

For more information about our fun happenings throughout the year, check out our website gigharborfilm.org

Galaxy Theatres Now Includes an IMAX Theatre at Uptown Gig Harbor

Galaxy Theatres to Unveil First IMAX Theatre in Central Puget Sound

New IMAX Theatre is now open at Uptown Gig Harbor Galaxy Theatres.  Continuing to offer the best luxury moviegoing experience, guests at the Gig Harbor Galaxy will enjoy the newest IMAX auditorium in the Puget Sound area. Set to be the local go-to movie experience, the new IMAX includes 300 plush, reclining lounge chairs along with the powerfully immersive IMAX image and sound quality.

“We are proud to bring the IMAX Experience to Gig Harbor and the Central Puget Sound and know it will quickly become the best way to see movies in the area” said Frank Rimkus, Chief Executive Officer, Galaxy Theatres.  “Galaxy Theatres is known for providing our guests with the best luxury accommodations and top-notch customer service.  We hope our guests will enjoy this enhanced and truly immersive experience.”

IMAX’s cutting-edge projection system, which delivers crystal-clear images, coupled with IMAX’s customized theatre geometry and powerful digital audio, create a unique environment that will make audiences feel as if they are in the move.  The new IMAX at Gig Harbor will offer moviegoers a truly immersive cinematic experience, allowing them to enjoy the biggest blockbusters like never before.

Talbots Now Hiring

Talbots at Uptown is now hiring Part Time Sales Associates and Keyholder

For more information, call 253-358-2192

9Round Fitness at Uptown

9Round Fitness at Uptown

This 30 minute, Kickbox themed workout is all about fitness and fun.  The workout changes everyday and is always fun and engaging for all fitness levels.  This fast and efficient full-body circuit workout has a convenient format with no set class times.  New rounds begin every 3 minutes.  Come check out what 9Round is about!  Located at 4793 Pt Fosdick Drive near the GreenHouse restaurant.

Sports Clips Opens April 26th at Uptown Gig Harbor

Sports Clips opens April 26th at Uptown Gig Harbor right next to Galaxy Theatres!