Things to do

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

In 1983 Calvin Johnson, Bret Lundsford and Heather Lewis started the band Beat Happening.... More

Longtime collector and renowned artist David Huchthausen will debut a selection of his Art... More

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McKim's light-filled, evocative images of Oregon landscapes capture the unique beauty and... More

Into the Deep will introduce visitors to the similar properties between glass and water,... More

Every Wednesday night at Tacoma Comedy Club we have OPEN-MIC NIGHT! This is where dreams are... More

The latest exhibit at the Washington State History Museum, Steins, Vines & Grinds ,... More

Stone Images VIII features twenty of the best stones from the past seven Stone Images... More

The Rebecca and Jack Benaroya Collection features a selection of major works from the... More

From the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery comes a showcase of today's most... More

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