Things to do in Tacoma, Washington

What to do Here, there is as much art to see as there is land to explore. The region offers an assortment of attractions, recreation and shops so you won’t have any trouble finding things to do. The tough part will be deciding if you’re going to catch a performance, grab a paddle or shop downtown. See for yourself what makes this region unique! Watch the Tacoma + Pierce County Destination Video...

Visit historic theaters and local playhouses, try your luck at the casino or wander mesmerizing gardens, museums and glass Learn More...
Ready for some outdoor adventure? You’ll find ample opportunity to go camping, boating, play golf or catch a ball game. Learn More...
Satisfy almost any craving with one-of-a-kind cuisine. Choose from local restaurants and bakeries to unique clubs and pubs. Learn More...
Discover shopping districts with rows of antique stores, art galleries, specialty shops, malls and outlet centers. Learn More...
Practice your swing or golf clap at premiere courses in the area, providing amusement for all levels of expertise. Learn More...
Cultivate your creative side by experiencing both art and history at any of the six fun-filled facilities located in the Learn More...
Enjoy year-round, world-class entertainment from live comedy to ballet at one of the district’s three Tacoma theaters. Learn More...
Participate in exciting Tacoma + Pierce County activities for little to no cost, year round. Learn More...
Events and Shows

The History Museum is participating in the annual Blue Star Museums program, offering free... More

Complementary Contrasts: The Glass and Steel Sculptures of Albert Paley highlights the... More

The Foss Waterway Seaport presents a new exhibit exploring the history of the Puyallup... More

The Second Annual Kansas City BBQ Society (KCBS) sanctioned “Hudson Bay Heritage Days BBQ... More

Come join us for an evening of music by these Award Winning pianists. They will share with... More

Nestled in the historic Proctor community, La Paloma is eclectic, family-friendly and... More

‘Cool!”, ‘Beautiful!,’ ‘Amazing!’: bonsai have universal appeal, as evidenced by these... More

Perfect for photographers of all levels, exclusive Photo Tours are a whole new way to... More

The North Pearl Farmers Market, located up the hill from Point Ruston on Pearl Street, will... More

The Tacoma Rainiers take on Fresno at Cheney Stadium More

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