What's Open in Pierce County
With Pierce County in Phase 2 of the Safe Start Washington phased reopening plan, restaurants are starting to open their dining rooms and some attractions are reopening.
Museums are expecting to open during Phase 3, and most performing arts venues during Phase 4. However, these Pierce County attractions are currently open:
Waves or glaciers? Afternoon hikes, or climbing with top-ropes? With an accessible saltwater shoreline, the top-ranked park system in the country, and Mount Rainier National Park in our backyard, Pierce County has long been synonymous with outdoor recreation. Here's what's open right now:
Most Pierce County hotels have remained open, and you can search here for the perfect lodging for your getaway, whether it's a mountain cabin in the shadow of Mount Rainier, a waterfront hotel with a view of the Salish Sea, or a great find in one of the communities between the two.
Now that Pierce County is in Phase 2, restaurants have begun reopening their dining rooms (with restrictions and safety measures in place). Here are the places where you can sit down and enjoy a meal.
In addition to major shopping outlets, many family-owned businesses in communities like Fife, Lakewood, Sumner, Puyallup, DuPont, and Gig Harbor have also opened.
While most events have gone virtual, some have found ways to keep attendees safe, observing CDC recommendations in new, innovative ways.