TACOMA'S AT-A-GLANCE CALENDAR OF EVENTS
IN AND AROUND TACOMA, WASHINGTON



JUNE 2017 | JULY 2017 | AUGUST 2017 | SEPTEMBER 2017 | OCTOBER 2017 | NOVEMBER 2017 | DECEMBER 2017

TACOMA NEWS TRIBUNE ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR
TACOMA-PIERCE COUNTY VISITORS AND CONVENTION BUREAU CALENDAR
BROADWAY CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
TACOMA MUSICAL PLAYHOUSE CALENDAR
TACOMA ART MUSEUM CALENDAR
GIG HARBOR MUSEUM CALANDAR

ENCORE THEATER CALENDAR
PARADISE THEATER CALENDAR
TACOMA DOME CALENDAR
THE SWISS CALENDAR
JAZZBONES CALENDAR
LAKEWOOD PLAYHOUSE CALENDAR
EMERALD QUEEN CASINO ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR
SOUTH SOUND Q CALENDAR

 

 

 

JUNE 2017
SUNDAY
MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
SATURDAY

 

 

 

 

1

Waterfront Farmers Market
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
3-7pm

2

"Pirates of Penzance"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

3

Maritime Gig Fest
Downtown Gig Harbor
All Day

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

First Saturday ArtWalk
Downtown
Gig Harbor
10am-5pm

"Pirates of Penzance"
Lakewood Playhouse

Joan Osborne Sings Bob Dylan
Broadway Center
Tacoma

 

 

4

"Pirates of Penzance"
Lakewood Playhouse

5

 

6

 

7

8

Waterfront Farmers Market
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
3-7pm

 

9

90th Celebration of Eyes of the Totem
Broadway Center
Tacoma

"Pirates of Penzance"
Lakewood Playhouse

10

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

"Pirates of Penzance"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

11

"Pirates of Penzance"
Lakewood Playhouse

12

Gig Harbor Jobs Program
Gig Harbor Library
11am-12:30pm

13

 

14

 

15

Waterfront Farmers Market
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
3-7pm

Third Thursday
Art Walk

Tacoma
5-8pm

 

 

16

"Thoroughly Modern Millie"
Paradise Theater
Gig Harbor

"Pirates of Penzance"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

17

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

"Pirates of Penzance"
Lakewood Playhouse

"Thoroughly Modern Millie"
Paradise Theater
Gig Harbor

 

18

"Pirates of Penzance"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

 

19

 

20

 

21

SUMMER SOLSTICE

22

Waterfront Farmers Market
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
3-7pm

23

"Thoroughly Modern Millie"
Paradise Theater
Gig Harbor

"Pirates of Penzance"
Lakewood Playhouse

24

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

Gig Harbor Garden Tour
10am-5pm

Roger Waters
The Tacoma Dome

"Pirates of Penzance"
Lakewood Playhouse

"Thoroughly Modern Millie"
Paradise Theater
Gig Harbor

 

25

Gig Harbor Garden Tour
10am-4pm

"Pirates of Penzance"
Lakewood Playhouse

26

27

Summer Sounds:
The Dusty 45s
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
6:30-8pm

28

 

29

Waterfront Farmers Market
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
3-7pm

30

"Thoroughly Modern Millie"
Paradise Theater
Gig Harbor

 

JULY 2017
SUNDAY
MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
SATURDAY

 

 

 

 

 

1

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

First Saturday ArtWalk
Downtown
Gig Harbor
10am-5pm

"Thoroughly Modern Millie"
Paradise Theater
Gig Harbor

 

2

 

 

3

 

4

Summer Sounds:
133rd Army National Guard Band
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
6:30-8pm

5

 

6

Waterfront Farmers Market
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
3-7pm

Uptown Summer Concerts:
Indigo Jazz

Uptown Pavilion
Gig Harbor
6-8pm

 

 

7

"The Little Mermaid"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

"Thoroughly Modern Millie"
Paradise Theater
Gig Harbor

Family Fun Movie Night:
"Sing"

Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
9:15-11pm




8

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

"Thoroughly Modern Millie"
Paradise Theater
Gig Harbor

"The Little Mermaid"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

 

9

"The Little Mermaid"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

10



11

Summer Sounds:
Wally & The Beavs
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
6:30-8pm

12

13

Waterfront Farmers Market
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
3-7pm

Third Thursday
Art Walk

Tacoma
5-8pm

Uptown Summer Concerts:
The Shy Boys

Uptown Pavilion
Gig Harbor
6-8pm

 

 

 

 

 

14

Family Fun Movie Night:
"Finding Nemo"

Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
9:15-11pm

"The Little Mermaid"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

 

15

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

Chalk the Harbor
Downtown Gig Harbor
10am-2pm

Gig Harbor Summer Arts Festival
Judson Street
Downtown Gig Harbor
10am-6pm

"The Little Mermaid"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

Lynyrd Skynrd
Emerald Queen Casino
Tacoma

 

16

Gig Harbor Summer Arts Festival
Judson Street
Downtown Gig Harbor
10am-5pm

"The Little Mermaid"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

 

17

 

18

Summer Sounds:
The Beatniks
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
6:30-8pm

19

 

20

Waterfront Farmers Market
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
3-7pm

Uptown Summer Concerts:
King Kom Beaux

Uptown Pavilion
Gig Harbor
6-8pm

21

Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals
Broadway Center
Tacoma

Family Fun Movie Night:
"Finding Dory"

Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
9:15-11pm

"The Little Mermaid"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

22

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

"The Little Mermaid"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

Cheech & Chong
Emerald Queen Casino
Tacoma

23

"The Little Mermaid"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

24

Bruno Mars
The Tacoma Dome

25

Summer Sounds:
Jessica Lynne
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
6:30-8pm
26

27

Waterfront Farmers Market
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
3-7pm

Uptown Summer Concerts:
WEPA

Uptown Pavilion
Gig Harbor
6-8pm

28

Brian Regan
Broadway Center
Tacoma

Family Fun Movie Night:
"The Little Mermaid"

Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
9:15-11pm

"The Little Mermaid"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

20

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

Gig Harbor Wine & Food Festival
Downtown Gig Harbor

Ed Sheeran
The Tacoma Dome

"The Little Mermaid"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

 

30

"The Little Mermaid"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

31

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AUGUST 2017
SUNDAY
MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
SATURDAY

 

 

1

Summer Sounds:
Bobby Sox & The Jukebox
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
6:30-8pm

Kendrick Lamar
The Tacoma Dome

2

 

3

Waterfront Farmers Market
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
3-7pm

Uptown Summer Concerts:
Blue Grass Minstrels

Uptown Pavilion
Gig Harbor
6-8pm

4

"Curtains"
Paradise Theater
Gig Harbor

Lady Gaga
The Tacoma Dome

5

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

Cruise the Narrows Car Show
Uptown Plaza
Gig Harbor
8am-3pm

Brew Five Three
Beer Festival

Broadway Center
Tacoma

"Curtains"
Paradise Theater
Gig Harbor

 

6

 

7

 

8

Summer Sounds:
The David Correa Group
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
6:30-8pm

9

10

Waterfront Farmers Market
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
3-7pm

Uptown Summer Concerts:
Cannibal Hamster

Uptown Pavilion
Gig Harbor
6-8pm

 

11

Terri Clark
Broadway Center
Tacoma

"Curtains"
Paradise Theater
Gig Harbor

12

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

Rockin' Rhythm & Blues Festival
Sportsman's Club
Gig Harbor
12-9pm

Fly-in/
Drive-in
Movie Night

Gig Harbor Airport
6:30-9:30pm

"Curtains"
Paradise Theater
Gig Harbor

 

13

Hope 253
The Tacoma Dome

George Thorogood
Emerald Queen Casino
Tacoma

14

15

Summer Sounds:
Ranger & The Re-Arrangers
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
6:30-8pm

16

 

17

Waterfront Farmers Market
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
3-7pm

Third Thursday
Art Walk

Tacoma
5-8pm

Uptown Summer Concerts:
Wounded Mic

Uptown Pavilion
Gig Harbor
6-8pm

 

 

18

USAF Band of the Golden West Jazz Ensemble
Broadway Center
Tacoma

"Curtains"
Paradise Theater
Gig Harbor

19

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

"Curtains"
Paradise Theater
Gig Harbor

 

20

 

 

 

21

 

22

 

23

24

Waterfront Farmers Market
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
3-7pm

25

"Curtains"
Paradise Theater
Gig Harbor

26

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

Stephanie Trick & Paolo Alderighi: An Evening of Classic Jazz on Two Pianos
Broadway Center
Tacoma

"Curtains"
Paradise Theater
Gig Harbor

 

27

 

 

28

29

 

30

 

31

Waterfront Farmers Market
Skansie Park
Downtown Gig Harbor
3-7pm

 

SEPTEMBER 2017
SUNDAY
MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
SATURDAY

 

 

 

 

1

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse

2

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

First Saturday ArtWalk
Downtown
Gig Harbor
10am-5pm

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

 

3

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

4

 

5

 

6

 

7

 

 

 

8

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse


9

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

10

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse

11



12

 

13

14

Third Thursday
Art Walk

Tacoma
5-8pm

 

 

 

 

 

15

Gig Harbor Open Studio Tour
10am-5pm

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

16

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

Gig Harbor Open Studio Tour
10am-5pm

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

17

Gig Harbor Open Studio Tour
10am-5pm

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

18

 

19

 

20

 

21

 

 

22

"Footloose: The Musical"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse

23

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

Rebel Junk Vintage Market
The Tacoma Dome

The Capitol Steps
Broadway Center
Tacoma

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse

"Footloose: The Musical"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

 

 

24

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse

"Footloose: The Musical"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

25
26 27

28

 

29

"Footloose: The Musical"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse

30

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

Scorpions & Megadeath
The Tacoma Dome

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse

"Footloose: The Musical"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

 

 

OCTOBER 2017
SUNDAY
MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
SATURDAY

1

"Footloose: The Musical"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse

2

3

4

 

 

5

 

6

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse

"Footloose: The Musical"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

7

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

Scarecrow Festival
Sehmel Homestead Park
Gig Harbor
10am-4pm

First Saturday ArtWalk
Downtown
Gig Harbor
10am-5pm

"Footloose: The Musical"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

8

"Wait Until Dark"
Lakewood Playhouse

"Footloose: The Musical"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

9

 

10

 

11

12

 

 

13

A Night with Janis Joplin
Broadway Center
Tacoma

"The Vault of Horror"
Lakewood Playhouse

"Footloose: The Musical"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

14

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

"Footloose: The Musical"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

"The Vault of Horror"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

15

"The Vault of Horror"
Lakewood Playhouse

"Footloose: The Musical"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

16

17

 

18

 

19

Third Thursday
Art Walk

Tacoma
5-8pm

Tacoma Holiday Food & Gift Festival
The Tacoma Dome

 

 

20

Tacoma Holiday Food & Gift Festival
The Tacoma Dome

21

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

Tacoma Holiday Food & Gift Festival
The Tacoma Dome

 

22

Tacoma Holiday Food & Gift Festival
The Tacoma Dome

Take Me To The River: Memphis Soul & R&B Revue
Broadway Center
Tacoma

23

 

24

 

25

 

26

Gig Harbor Film Fesitval
Galaxy Theater
Uptown Gig Harbor
All Day

27

Tinder Live
with Lane Moore

Broadway Center
Tacoma

28

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

Andre Rieu
The Tacoma Dome

 

29

 

 

30

31

HALLOWEEN

Trick or Treat
in the Harbor
Gig Harbor Downtown
3-6pm

Trick or Treat
at Uptown
Gig Harbor Uptown
4-6pm

 

 

 

 

 

NOVEMBER 2017
SUNDAY
MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
SATURDAY

 

 

1

 

 

2

"Alice in Wonderland"
Lakewood Playhouse

3

Home Free
Broadway Center
Tacoma

"Alice in Wonderland"
Lakewood Playhouse

4

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

First Saturday ArtWalk
Downtown
Gig Harbor
10am-5pm

Improvised Shakespeare
Broadway Center
Tacoma

"Alice in Wonderland"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

5

 

6

 

7

 

8

9

Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker
Broadway Center
Tacoma

 

10

"Alice in Wonderland"
Lakewood Playhouse

11

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

"Alice in Wonderland"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

12

The Hip-Hop Nutcracker
Broadway Center
Tacoma

"Alice in Wonderland"
Lakewood Playhouse

13

14

 

15

David Feherty
Broadway Center
Tacoma

16

Third Thursday
Art Walk

Tacoma
5-8pm

 

 

17

 

18

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

Donkey Creek Chum Fest
Donkey Creek Park
Gig Harbor
11am-4pm

Hari Kondalolu
Broadway Center
Tacoma

 

19

 

 

 

20

 

21

 

22

23

THANKSGIVING

Turkey Trot
Judson Street
Gig Harbor
6:30am

24

"A Christmas Carol"
Lakewood Playhouse

"Once Upon a Mattress"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

25

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

Winterfest Arts & Crafts Fair
Peninsula High School
Gig Harbor
9am-5pm

"Once Upon a Mattress"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

"A Christmas Carol"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

26

"A Christmas Carol"
Lakewood Playhouse

"Once Upon a Mattress"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

 

27

28

 

29

 

30

A Charlie Brown Christmas LIVE
Broadway Center
Tacoma

 

 

DECEMBER 2017
SUNDAY
MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
SATURDAY

 

 

 

 

1

"Once Upon a Mattress"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

"A Christmas Carol"
Lakewood Playhouse

2

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

Tidefest Arts & Crafts Fair
Gig Harbor High School
Gig Harbor
10am-5pm

First Saturday ArtWalk
Downtown
Gig Harbor
10am-5pm

Gig Harbor Annual Tree Lighting
Gig Harbor Jerisich Park
5-7pm

"A Christmas Carol"
Lakewood Playhouse

"Once Upon a Mattress"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

 

 

3

Tidefest Arts & Crafts Fair
Gig Harbor High School
Gig Harbor
11am-4pm

"Once Upon a Mattress"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

"A Christmas Carol"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

4

 

5

 

6

 

7

Candlelight Christmas in the Harbor
Gig Harbor Downtown
All Day

 

 

 

8

Candlelight Christmas in the Harbor
Gig Harbor Downtown
All Day

"A Christmas Carol"
Lakewood Playhouse

"Once Upon a Mattress"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse


9

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

Lighted Boat Parade
Gig Harbor Bay
12am

Seattle Men's Chorus
Broadway Center
Tacoma

"Once Upon a Mattress"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

"A Christmas Carol"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

10

"A Christmas Carol"
Lakewood Playhouse

"Once Upon a Mattress"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

11



12

 

13

14

Third Thursday
Art Walk

Tacoma
5-8pm

 

 

 

 

 

15

"Once Upon a Mattress"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

"A Christmas Carol"
Lakewood Playhouse

 

16

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

An Evening of Classic Lily Tomlin
Broadway Center
Tacoma

"A Christmas Carol"
Lakewood Playhouse

"Once Upon a Mattress"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

 

17

"Once Upon a Mattress"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse

"A Christmas Carol"
Lakewood Playhouse

Film Focus: The Muppet Christmas Carol
Broadway Center
Tacoma

 

18

 

19

 

20

 

21

WINTER SOLSTICE

 

22

 

23

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

 

 

24

 

25

CHRISTMAS
26 27

28

 

29

 

30

Gig Harbor Farmers Market
5503 Wollochet Drive NW
9am-2pm

 

31

NEW YEARS EVE

"Footloose: The Musical"
Tacoma Musical Playhouse