Dance Party!!


Get ready to Dance at the Summer Breeze Dance Party and Silent Auction set for Saturday, August 8th from 7:30 -10pm. The fundraising event takes place at The Palindrome, 1893 S. Jacob Miller Road in Port Townsend, which is under new ownership.

Rock to the tunes of Floating Otis –a five-member local band which was a big hit at last year’s KPTZ Fall Fling as well as other shows. Band members include Michael Felber (rhythm guitar), Mark Sabella (drums), Liz Piglowski (vocals), Robert Donovan (bass guitar and vocals), and Gary Pascoe (lead guitar).

This is a 21+ event. Tickets are $10 at the door on the night of the event. Eaglemount Wine & Cider and local beer will be available for purchase. No outside liquor allowed on premises.

Mo-ChilliBBQ food truck will be selling awesome Texas style BBQ meats of chicken, ribs and sausage at the event.

Silent Auction items donated by local merchants including: Daily Bird Pottery, Bishop & Swan Hotels, The Rose Theater, Face of Grace, Soak on the Sound, Port Townsend Athletic Club.

The event is sponsored by John L. Scott Real Estate Port Townsend, SOS Printing, Autoworks, and PT Fudge Co, with special thanks to Floating Otis and The Palindrome.


Hear Centrum’s Voice Works on KPTZ

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VOICEWORKS at Centrum this week…… and on KPTZ.
Wed. 11am, hear the music of VoiceWorks artists on Bring Your Records.
Thursday on Discovery Road, 8-10am, Tim Q. will host Elizabeth LaPrelle, and Pharis and Jason Romero.
Friday night, LIVE on KPTZ, the VoiceWorks Concert from Wheeler Theater — Global Resonance 7:30 to 10pm. (It is SOLD OUT, so you can join in on-air on KPTZ)
Thanks Centrum, VoiceWorks artists, and our listeners


Care & Connect: Partnering with our Non-Profit Community



Our mission at KPTZ Radio is to build and strengthen our community.  We invite you to tune in to our “Care & Connect” program that promotes the efforts of regional non-profit organizations.  You’ll get a behind-the-scenes perspective on these groups and the impact of their work in our community.

Our second series, beginning July 2nd, features The Boiler Room. Show hosts Phil Andrus, Sheila Ramsey, Mike Schleckser and Marcia Perlstein will offer interviews revealing the exciting work that the folks at The Boiler Room are doing in our community. “Care & Connect” airs every other Thursday, during the noon hour, repeating on Saturdays at the same time.

For 2015 the partners chosen to participate in the KPTZ “Care & Connect” campaign are:

  • Habitat for Humanity
  • The Boiler Room
  • Jefferson County Humane Society
  • Northwind Arts Center

For more information, please contact Molly Klupfell at 360.379.8890  or

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Dining on Air

Dining On Air is a fun and easy way to reach out to your friends and introduce them to the station.  Sign up to be a Dinner Host on June 19th.  Invite your friends over for dinner, plan a fun menu, and listen to DJ Barney Burke play some eclectic dining tunes. He’ll also mention what dishes hosts are serving and take song requests. At the end of dinner, ask your friends to become members.  It’s easy and fun! KPTZ will give all dinner hosts and your friends KPTZ mugs. Contact to sign up.

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