Grab your poodle skirts and your blue suede shoes to re-live the best of the 50’s this weekend with LeMay Collections at Marymont. From 6 to 11 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 4, enjoy a 50’s style dinner with live music, a dance contest, and a silent auction to raise money for LeMay Family Collection Foundation and its programs. Click here to learn more and to purchase your tickets in advance.
It's time again for Tacoma's Jet City Comic Con.
Come to Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 4 and 5, and get to know Blizzard and Boris as they swim in their 11-foot-deep observation pool. Learn about polar bear adaptations, ask questions during Polar Bear Keeper Talks, and learn how to reduce your carbon “pawprint” so that polar bears can continue to thrive in the wild.
In the mood for a good flick? The Gig Harbor 2017 Film Festival is going on now!
For those 21 and over looking for a fun way to spend their Halloweekend and show off their most creative costumes, Tides Tavern is the place to be. The annual Halloween party features an exciting and competitive costume contest that awards Tides Tavern gift cards to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners. The event will be held on Oct. 28, and costume judging will begin at 10 p.m. Come out for dinner and drinks in your best spooky apparel, and stay for a chance to win between $50 and $250 toward your next meal at the restaurant!
Wear a warm coat and head to Lacey to see beautiful vehicles lit up with twinkle lights and festive decor. Word is even Santa will be making an appearance!
Find a seat at any number of waterfront restaurants or bundle up and watch the bedecked boats from a cozy waterfront vantage point.
Take a trolley ride through a winter wonderland. Visit the gingerbread village and take a photo with Santa before viewing the beautiful tree lighting ceremony.
Enjoy dining deals during Tacoma Restaurant Week, which will take place October 15 to 19and 22 to 26. With more than 30 restaurants participating, you can explore the area’s best bites and indulge in gourmet three-course meals for $30.
Truck and Tractor Day is from noon to 3 p.m. on Oct. 14 at Fort Steilacoom Park. During this free community event, kids can climb on big rigs and tractors, and families can take hayrides around the park and try their hand at the giant pumpkin slingshot. Come for a day full of fun, arts and crafts, delicious food, and live music.
Avid film buff? Tacoma is having its 12th annual film festival.
Looking for a great day trip? Look to The Mountain this weekend for a fee free day.
Love Gig Harbor? Love Art? Rejoice! The First Saturday Art Walk is here to tickle both fancies.
Don't miss the chance to meet and learn all about Gig Harbor artists as they open their galleries to the public.
Ready to bring your favorite four-footed pal and hit the town for charity?
Are you a Twilight Fan? Longing to visit Forks, Washington to see Bella's stomping grounds? Now's your chance!
Don't miss this opportunity to bring the family out for this rich Northwest Native cultural festival in Tacoma.
Grab the family and head to Seattle's Pacific Science Center to experience the Great American Eclipse 2017.