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...
Glass art is everywhere in Tacoma! From museums and libraries to public installations and even bars, the city is filled with Learn More...
Events and Shows

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Jacob Lawrence, one of America’s most celebrated artists, moved to Seattle from New York in... More

Enjoy Pacific Grill's amazing seasonal Signature + Barrel-Aged Cocktails for 1/2 Off All-Day... More

Pierce County Parks and Recreation is pleased to present the 24th annual 'Fantasy Lights at... More

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

The Grand Plaza at Point Ruston will be transformed into a frozen winter wonderland this... More

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

M E N U Mesquite Smoked Whole Roasted Pork Seasonal Salad Greens with Walnut Vinaigrette... More

A Christmas Paradise for kids. The North Pole at the Fair is an immersion experience for all... More

It's Santa Photo Time! Come take your Santa photos at the Tacoma Mall! Please visit the... More

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