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  • Upcoming Events

    • St. Leo/Urban Grace Annual Holiday Market

      Nov 23, 2014 / 12:00 am
      District: 6th Avenue
      Event's Website
      Catholic Community Services, Tacoma WA
      Free

      St. Leo Parish and Urban Grace Church will host their Annual Holiday Market—featuring fair trade and locally-sourced items—on Nov. 21-23 at Catholic Community Services, 1323 S. Yakima Ave. in Tacoma. Hours are: Friday, Nov. 21, 4:00-7:00 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 22, 3:00-7:00 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 23, 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Admission is free. Find great holiday gift ideas featuring baskets, ornaments, linens, musical instruments, food products and more from vendors such as Fair Trade Winds, Ten Thousand Villages, Giraffe, Theo Chocolate, King’s Books, L’Arche and many more.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Nov 23, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts: Vaccination Clinics

      Nov 24, 2014 / 12:00 am
      District: Stadium
      Event's Website
      Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts, Tacoma WA

      Flu vaccinations, shingles, H1N1 and more available.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Nov 24, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts: Vaccination Clinics

      Nov 25, 2014 / 12:00 am
      District: Stadium
      Event's Website
      Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts, Tacoma WA

      Flu vaccinations, shingles, H1N1 and more available.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Nov 25, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Nov 26, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Ted Brown Music Drum Circle

      Nov 27, 2014 / 12:00 am
      District:
      Event's Website
      Ted Brown Music, Tacoma WA
      Free

      Ted Brown Music Tacoma hosts a free, all-ages drum circle every Thursday from 6:30-8 p.m.  You don’t need to have a drum to participate. For more info contact Ted Brown Music at (253) 272-3211 or visit



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Nov 27, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Tacoma Latin Nights at Studio 6 Ballroom

      Nov 28, 2014 / 12:00 am - 11:30 pm
      District: 6th Avenue
      Event's Website
      Studio 6 Ballroom, Tacoma WA
      $5 dance lesson & $5 dance cost

      Drop in for a quick latin dance lesson in merengue and salsa at 8:30PM. Club lights go on at 9:30PM and the event is open to all. Come on in and enjoy a night full of dancing Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cha Cha, Rumba, Cumbia, Swing and more!



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Nov 28, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Nov 28, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Tacoma Runner's Weekly

      Nov 28, 2014 / 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
      District:
      Event's Website

      Free

      The run starts from a different location each time, check their website for the location for the next one!



    • Proctor Farmers Market

      Nov 29, 2014 / 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
      District: Proctor
      Event's Website
      North 27th Street, Tacoma

      The Proctor Farmers Market offers fresh, locally grown farm products while providing area growers with a venue for their crops and products. The market will be held every Saturday from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. through December 20th, 2014. You can find the farmers market on North 27th Street, between Proctor and Madison.



    • Gingerbread Jamboree

      Nov 29, 2014 / 10:00 am
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Hotel Murano Bicentennial pavillion, Tacoma WA
      $40 per family of 4

      Have a sticky and sweet time at the annual Gingerbread Jamboree at the Hotel Murano’s Bicentennial Pavilion. The annual Gingerbread Jamboree features candy buffets and lots of frosting! Build a house as a family or individually. This event is an essential holiday tradition for any Puget Sound family. Members receive a 10% discount.

      Pre-registration is required. Register online or call 253.627.6031 ext. 221. To receive your member discount of 10%, login at the top of the page before registering.


    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Nov 29, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts

      Nov 29, 2014 / 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
      District: Stadium
      Event's Website
      Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts, Tacoma WA

      10% discount on OTCS & Gifts to all senior and military.



    • 69th Annual Tree Lighting

      Nov 29, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Downtown Tacoma, Tacoma WA
      Free

      Enjoy the long-standing Tacoma Holiday Tree Lighting tradition! Since World War II, the South Sound community has congregated each winter for the Holiday Tree Lighting. Make this your family tradition!



    • Zoolights

      Nov 29, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Nov 30, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Nov 30, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts: Vaccination Clinics

      Dec 01, 2014 / 12:00 am
      District: Stadium
      Event's Website
      Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts, Tacoma WA

      Flu vaccinations, shingles, H1N1 and more available.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 01, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 01, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts: Vaccination Clinics

      Dec 02, 2014 / 12:00 am
      District: Stadium
      Event's Website
      Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts, Tacoma WA

      Flu vaccinations, shingles, H1N1 and more available.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 02, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 02, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 03, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 03, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Seattle Men's Chorus: Our Gay Appeal

      Dec 04, 2014 / 12:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Pantages Theater, Tacoma Wasington
      $19, $40, $55, $69

      Enjoy holiday magic and musical moments with new versions of festive favorites in the way only Seattle Men’s Chorus can provide. Nostalgic carols, sing-a-longs, and spritely songs of the season come together for unmatched holiday entertainment!



    • Ted Brown Music Drum Circle

      Dec 04, 2014 / 12:00 am
      District:
      Event's Website
      Ted Brown Music, Tacoma WA
      Free

      Ted Brown Music Tacoma hosts a free, all-ages drum circle every Thursday from 6:30-8 p.m.  You don’t need to have a drum to participate. For more info contact Ted Brown Music at (253) 272-3211 or visit



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 04, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 04, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Tacoma Latin Nights at Studio 6 Ballroom

      Dec 05, 2014 / 12:00 am - 11:30 pm
      District: 6th Avenue
      Event's Website
      Studio 6 Ballroom, Tacoma WA
      $5 dance lesson & $5 dance cost

      Drop in for a quick latin dance lesson in merengue and salsa at 8:30PM. Club lights go on at 9:30PM and the event is open to all. Come on in and enjoy a night full of dancing Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cha Cha, Rumba, Cumbia, Swing and more!



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 05, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts: 10th Annual Dicken's Festival

      Dec 05, 2014 / 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
      District: Stadium
      Event's Website
      Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts, Tacoma WA
      Free

      At this year’s Dicken’s Festival, you can expect free treats & goodies, wheel of surprises, street performers and live music. There will also be horse and carriage rides to Wright’s park Victorian Christmas, which has photos with Santa, a Poinsettia display and live music.



    • Zoolights

      Dec 05, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Tacoma Runner's Weekly

      Dec 05, 2014 / 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
      District:
      Event's Website

      Free

      The run starts from a different location each time, check their website for the location for the next one!



    • Dickens Festival at Stadium

      Dec 06, 2014 / 12:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Stadium
      Event's Website
      Wright Park, Tacoma Washington
      Free

      The tenth annual Dickens Festival is coming. It was begun by Mario and Frances Lorenz, who continue as co-chairs of the organizing committee. The One Mile Fun Run around Wright Park begins the festival at 8:30 am. It’s for all ages. This event is free. Beginning at 11 am and lasting until 5 pm, continual musical and theatrical entertainment will be at two venues: King’s Books and Titus Will Showroom. In addition, free carriage rides will be featured in the Stadium District. Craft vendors will be available at Titus Will Showroom. At 5 pm a beard and costume contest will be held at King’s Books, with varied prizes for winners. Victorian dress is encouraged for all ages. The Procession of Stars at the 10th Annual Dickens Festival at Stadium starts at 5:30 pm and will encircle Tacoma’s historic Wright Park. The Seymour Conservatory will be featuring their own Victorian Holiday Celebration on the same day from 10 am to 3 pm. Participants may visit with a Victorian-dressed Santa and/or listen to children’s stories there. The festival day will end with a ball to be held at 6:30 at David’s on Broadway, located at 539 Broadway in Tacoma. It is to be a benefit dinner-dance with live music by Valse Café Orchestra. Proceeds from an auction will go to Metropolitan Development Council of Tacoma, which serves the poor and homeless. Tickets are available from Diana Schroader at 253-324-5212. They are $45 each or two for $80.



    • Proctor Farmers Market

      Dec 06, 2014 / 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
      District: Proctor
      Event's Website
      North 27th Street, Tacoma

      The Proctor Farmers Market offers fresh, locally grown farm products while providing area growers with a venue for their crops and products. The market will be held every Saturday from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. through December 20th, 2014. You can find the farmers market on North 27th Street, between Proctor and Madison.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 06, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts

      Dec 06, 2014 / 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
      District: Stadium
      Event's Website
      Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts, Tacoma WA

      10% discount on OTCS & Gifts to all senior and military.



    • Zoolights

      Dec 06, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 07, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 07, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts: Vaccination Clinics

      Dec 08, 2014 / 12:00 am
      District: Stadium
      Event's Website
      Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts, Tacoma WA

      Flu vaccinations, shingles, H1N1 and more available.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 08, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 08, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts: Vaccination Clinics

      Dec 09, 2014 / 12:00 am
      District: Stadium
      Event's Website
      Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts, Tacoma WA

      Flu vaccinations, shingles, H1N1 and more available.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 09, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 09, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 10, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 10, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Ted Brown Music Drum Circle

      Dec 11, 2014 / 12:00 am
      District:
      Event's Website
      Ted Brown Music, Tacoma WA
      Free

      Ted Brown Music Tacoma hosts a free, all-ages drum circle every Thursday from 6:30-8 p.m.  You don’t need to have a drum to participate. For more info contact Ted Brown Music at (253) 272-3211 or visit



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 11, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 11, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Tacoma Latin Nights at Studio 6 Ballroom

      Dec 12, 2014 / 12:00 am - 11:30 pm
      District: 6th Avenue
      Event's Website
      Studio 6 Ballroom, Tacoma WA
      $5 dance lesson & $5 dance cost

      Drop in for a quick latin dance lesson in merengue and salsa at 8:30PM. Club lights go on at 9:30PM and the event is open to all. Come on in and enjoy a night full of dancing Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cha Cha, Rumba, Cumbia, Swing and more!



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 12, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 12, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Tacoma Runner's Weekly

      Dec 12, 2014 / 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
      District:
      Event's Website

      Free

      The run starts from a different location each time, check their website for the location for the next one!



    • Proctor Farmers Market

      Dec 13, 2014 / 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
      District: Proctor
      Event's Website
      North 27th Street, Tacoma

      The Proctor Farmers Market offers fresh, locally grown farm products while providing area growers with a venue for their crops and products. The market will be held every Saturday from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. through December 20th, 2014. You can find the farmers market on North 27th Street, between Proctor and Madison.



    • Hilltop Artists: Winter Glass Sale

      Dec 13, 2014 / 10:00 am
      District:
      Event's Website
      Jason Lee Middle School, Tacoma WA
      Free

      Each Hilltop Artists student is as unique as a snowflake! The Winter Glass Sale promises a flurry of opportunities to find the perfect gift and support our youth. All proceeds go back into our tuition-free programs! Shorten your wait in line: arrive at 9 a.m., pick up a timed ticket, and return at your appointed entry time.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 13, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts

      Dec 13, 2014 / 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
      District: Stadium
      Event's Website
      Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts, Tacoma WA

      10% discount on OTCS & Gifts to all senior and military.



    • Zoolights

      Dec 13, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 14, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 14, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts: Vaccination Clinics

      Dec 15, 2014 / 12:00 am
      District: Stadium
      Event's Website
      Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts, Tacoma WA

      Flu vaccinations, shingles, H1N1 and more available.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 15, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 15, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts: Vaccination Clinics

      Dec 16, 2014 / 12:00 am
      District: Stadium
      Event's Website
      Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts, Tacoma WA

      Flu vaccinations, shingles, H1N1 and more available.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 16, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 16, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 17, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 17, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Ted Brown Music Drum Circle

      Dec 18, 2014 / 12:00 am
      District:
      Event's Website
      Ted Brown Music, Tacoma WA
      Free

      Ted Brown Music Tacoma hosts a free, all-ages drum circle every Thursday from 6:30-8 p.m.  You don’t need to have a drum to participate. For more info contact Ted Brown Music at (253) 272-3211 or visit



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 18, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Free Museum Day

      Dec 18, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
      District:
      Event's Website
      Museum of Glass, Tacoma Washington
      Free

      Spend an evening checking out the many museums lining Pacific Avenue without paying admission. Free museum day is the Third Thursday of each month, so mark your calendar and get your monthly dose of art and culture.

      Free Admission to:

      Museum of Glass
      Tacoma Art Museum
      Children’s Museum of Tacoma
      Washington State History Museum



    • Zoolights

      Dec 18, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Tacoma Latin Nights at Studio 6 Ballroom

      Dec 19, 2014 / 12:00 am - 11:30 pm
      District: 6th Avenue
      Event's Website
      Studio 6 Ballroom, Tacoma WA
      $5 dance lesson & $5 dance cost

      Drop in for a quick latin dance lesson in merengue and salsa at 8:30PM. Club lights go on at 9:30PM and the event is open to all. Come on in and enjoy a night full of dancing Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cha Cha, Rumba, Cumbia, Swing and more!



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 19, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 19, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Tacoma Runner's Weekly

      Dec 19, 2014 / 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
      District:
      Event's Website

      Free

      The run starts from a different location each time, check their website for the location for the next one!



    • Proctor Farmers Market

      Dec 20, 2014 / 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
      District: Proctor
      Event's Website
      North 27th Street, Tacoma

      The Proctor Farmers Market offers fresh, locally grown farm products while providing area growers with a venue for their crops and products. The market will be held every Saturday from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. through December 20th, 2014. You can find the farmers market on North 27th Street, between Proctor and Madison.



    • Polar Bear Birthday Party

      Dec 20, 2014 / 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      Free with paid admission

      Slip and slide down to the Arctic Tundra to see our polar bears celebrate their birthdays! Enjoy a cold treat just like our polar bear pals. FREE with paid admission or membership. Skip the lines and enjoy a discount on general admission by purchasing online!



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 20, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts

      Dec 20, 2014 / 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
      District: Stadium
      Event's Website
      Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts, Tacoma WA

      10% discount on OTCS & Gifts to all senior and military.



    • Zoolights

      Dec 20, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 21, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 21, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts: Vaccination Clinics

      Dec 22, 2014 / 12:00 am
      District: Stadium
      Event's Website
      Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts, Tacoma WA

      Flu vaccinations, shingles, H1N1 and more available.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 22, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 22, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts: Vaccination Clinics

      Dec 23, 2014 / 12:00 am
      District: Stadium
      Event's Website
      Rankos Pharmacy & Gifts, Tacoma WA

      Flu vaccinations, shingles, H1N1 and more available.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 23, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 23, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.



    • Polar Plaza Ice Rink

      Dec 24, 2014 / 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
      District: Downtown
      Event's Website
      Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA, 98402
      $2-$12
      Ice skating comes to downtown Tacoma! Join us for art, ice, and everything nice this winter when the Franciscan Polar Plaza comes to downtown Tacoma for its second year of holiday ice skating. Franciscan Polar Plaza is a special place for the community to come together and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy music, special events, and more in partnership with Tacoma Art Museum. 

Parking at Tacoma Art Museum is available under the building and is managed by Republic Parking Northwest. Cost is $2 an hour with an all-day rate of $12 for up to 10 hours. Metered on-street parking is also available in the downtown area.

       



    • Jingle Bell Run

      Dec 24, 2014 / 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
      District: Stadium
      Event's Website
      Wright Park, Tacoma Washington
      $10/$20
      New this year: Choose your start time:

      • 10:30 am
      • 12:00 pm
      Take a break from holiday festivities! Sign up for the start time that’s most convenient for you then bring your family and friends to Wright Park to enjoy a refreshing 3-mile run or walk.

      This race is a Fun Run! We’ll listen to holiday music and have a festive time.

      • Bring non-perishable food, shoes or new socks for the Tacoma Rescue Mission.
      • Costume contest! Wear your best holiday-themed costume.

        Costume Categories:

        Best ugly sweater,
        Best overall costume
        Best group/family costume
        Best dog costume

      The event is chipped timed with no age groups or results ceremony.
      The park is not a closed course so runners please be aware of others out to enjoy the park.

      Check-in is near the sprayground.
      Check-in Time:

      • 9:30 am for the first race
      • 11 am for the second race

       



    • Zoolights

      Dec 24, 2014 / 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      District: Ruston Pt. Defiance
      Event's Website
      Pt. Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma WA
      $4.50, $7.50 & $9.00

      Bundle up and stroll the Zoo as it comes aglow with more than a half-million lights. Warm up in the steamy South Pacific Aquarium, ride a camel or take a spin on the antique carousel. Be inspired by dazzling animal-themed displays, including 3-D displays of a swooping bald eagle, a regal polar bear family, and a Sumatran tiger head.