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Pickwick with Cataldo at Alma Mater

December 7, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - December 8, 2019 @ 12:00 am
Alma Mater Tacoma, 1322 Fawcett Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 US
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Pickwick and Cataldo are playing at Alma Mater! DEC 7 // $15 ADV // ALL AGES Listen to LoveJoys, the sophomore release from Seattle, WA’s Pickwick, and you’ll hear a band that has pushed aside external pressures and expectations, overcome internal demons, and plugged directly into their own creative center. Slinky, sinewy, and articulate, the record pulses with a palpable confidence. Hypnotically intricate, just-right sonic ornamentation shimmers around a thick, undulating bed of propulsive rhythm. Submit willfully, give yourself over […]

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Radio 80 at The Swiss!

December 7, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - December 8, 2019 @ 1:00 am

Radio 80 has been playing all over the northwest since 2012, Because of their infectious and high energy performance have been a regular staple in mane great Northwest Casino's and Club Venues. They are your 80's Pop radio hits from New Wave to Rock--from Duran Duran to Van Halen, Cyndi Lauper to Pat Benatar, and many more. $10 cover (and totally worth it).

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An Evening with Brett Benton

December 7, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - December 8, 2019 @ 12:00 am
Doyle’s Public House, 208 St Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 US
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http://www.brettbentonmusic.com Alabama-born and Southern-raised, Brett Benton has been obsessed with country blues ever since he was a child, listening to his parents’ and grandparents’ records at an early age. By his teens he was playing behind a drum kit, and by his early 20's was learning his way around slide guitar. In 2016 he left the South to bring his own brand of delta and country style of blues around the country and the world. Currently in the Pacific Northwest, […]

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80’s VS 90’s Throwback Party// Dj Indica Jones

December 7, 2019 @ 10:00 pm - December 8, 2019 @ 1:30 am
Jazzbones, 2803 6th Ave
Tacoma, WA 98406-6707 US
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80's VS 90's Throwback Party//DJ Indica Jones This is where I was told to place my bio. So here goes. I'm 5'11". Sagittarius. I like cats, dogs and salads. I also like to dance. I think that is what separates me from other DJ's. And my super fresh skills on the 1's and 2's. I'm based out of Seattle, Wa with over 2000 shows and events under my belt. I'm a DJ that creates energy. I take nothing and make […]

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Eyes Wide Shut

December 7, 2019 @ 11:00 pm - December 8, 2019 @ 1:30 am
Weird Elephant at The Grand Cinema, 606 S Fawcett Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 US
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Yes, EYES WIDE SHUT, the mesermizing final masterwork by STANLEY KUBRICK, is a holiday classic now! 2019 is the 20th anniversary, no less! For those un-initiated in the subject matter of the film, this spiral into the darker regions of morality and will be SO enhanced by the timing of our screening. The dreamy time of night may well cause one to feel that the walls of social power that we collectively construct are both invisible and immovable in the […]

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10:00 am

Good Karma Christmas Craft Fair

December 8, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Good Karma (Center for Joy), 711 St Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 US
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Join us for the 9th Annual Good Karma Christmas Craft Fair! A FREE Two Day event! Saturday December 7th & Sunday December 8th 10 am - 5 pm Enjoy music, food, local vendors, unique crafts and opportunities to find the perfect gift. Visits from Santa Claus! Parking is $2 on Saturday for the entire day. Free parking on Sunday. Bring a friend and join us for a great experience. LOCATION: Good Karma Center For Joy 711 St Helens Ave Suite […]

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12:00 pm

Dungeons and Dragons Open Play

December 8, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tacoma Games, 3013 6th Ave
Tacoma, WA 98406 US
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$5 table fee. Setting and character level may vary with rotating DMs. Seating is limited to 6 players per table. See store for details. Table 1 - Full Table 2 - May have space

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2:00 pm

6th Ave Santa Parade | 6th Annual

December 8, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
6th Ave Tacoma, 2802 6th Ave
Tacoma, WA 98406 US
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Save the date and check back for updates as the time nears. Bands, Floats, Street Vendors, Music, Entertainment, Carolers, Shopping, and this year Santa will be on the Ave greeting families and posing for pictures! Street closes at 2:00; Parade kicks off at 4:30. Along 6th Ave Tacoma from State to Alder.

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2:30 pm

Symphony Tacoma: Holiday Favorites

December 8, 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
$24 – $83

Featuring Erin Guinup, soprano; Tacoma Refugee Choir (Erin Guinup, director); Tacoma Youth Chorus (Judith Herrington, director) Symphony Tacoma’s annual collage of seasonal delights for the whole family, featuring Tacoma Youth Chorus and Tacoma Refugee Choir! This year’s program features choral masterpieces and festive arrangements—including selections from favorite holiday films—that evoke feelings of holiday celebrations at home, whatever your tradition may be.

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6th Ave Santa Parade

December 8, 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 7:00 pm

🎉 This is a FREE event. 🎉 This years Santa Parade will start at 9am with Santa joining us throughout 6th ave. Starting at 2:30 there will be 2 live entertainment stages, food and merchandise vendors, street performers, carolers and free hot chocolate! Parade begins at 4:30. This is a free event for all to enjoy. **we are just promoting the event as our store is on the parade route, please contact @6thavenuesantaparade on Facebook or click ticket link for […]

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Holiday Favorites

December 8, 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Pantages Theater, 901 Broadway
Tacoma, WA 98402 US
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Sarah Ioannides, conductor Erin Guinup, soprano Tacoma Refugee Choir (Erin Guinup, director) Tacoma Youth Chorus (Judith Herrington, director) Symphony Tacoma’s annual collage of seasonal delights for the whole family, this year featuring Tacoma Youth Chorus and Tacoma Refugee Choir! This year’s program features choral masterpieces and festive arrangements that evoke feelings of holiday celebrations at home, whatever your tradition may be.

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3:00 pm

Seattle Men’s Chorus: ‘Tis the Season

December 8, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Rialto Theater (Tacoma, Washington), 310 S 9th St
Tacoma, WA 98402 US
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$65

Seattle Men’s Chorus is coming to town! Enjoy heartfelt holiday magic sprinkled with festive humor. This concert is truly a gift featuring beloved carols, fresh takes on holiday classics, and show-stopping dance numbers. Bring your friends and family to share in this wonderful tradition. There will be two performances: one at 3 PM, and one at 7:30 PM.

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The Village 253 Handmade Market and Mingle 5th Annual

December 8, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

5th Annual Handmade Market & Mingle at Union Club (539 Broadway in downtown Tacoma). Free entry + free food + free kids' craft + 30 local, handmade vendors! Support Northwest Immigrant Rights Project with our raffle + get a free goodie bag with a $20 raffle ticket purchase! Each maker also donates 10% of their sales to NWIRP. Vendors include: Happy Fox Studio Jewelry Sarah Gil Art Luna Fin Designs Color Cornucopia Shop Milla and Me Graceful Moon Studios Crochet […]

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The Village 253 Handmade Market and Mingle 5th Annual

December 8, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
www.unionclubtacoma.com, 539 Broadway
Tacoma, 98402
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Free

5th Annual Handmade Market & Mingle at Union Club (539 Broadway in downtown Tacoma). Free entry + free food + free kids' craft + 30 local, handmade vendors! Support Northwest Immigrant Rights Project with our raffle + get a free goodie bag with a $20 raffle ticket purchase! Each maker also donates 10% of their sales to NWIRP. Please note that the vendor room is not ADA accessible. The main floor (raffle, snacks, art project) has 1 stair at the […]

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6th Ave Santa Parade

December 8, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Sound Movement Arts Center's Move Crew Dance Teams and Movement Dance Company will be performing their season 5 routines at this family friendly event AND dancing down 6th Avenue in the parade for the 4th year! Parade will begin at 4:30 PM. Don't miss it! See YOU there!

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4:30 pm

6th Avenue Santa Parade

December 8, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Join the cast from CampTMP's A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS at the 6th Avenue Santa Parade on Sunday, December 8, at 4:30 pm.

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Princesses/Superheroes on Parade!

December 8, 2019 @ 4:30 pm

Come see 16 of our princesses and heroes on parade at the 6th Ave Santa Parade! The parade starts at State St and ends at Alder. Be sure to check out on6thAve.org and on Facebook @ 6th Avenue Santa Parade for more information✨

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7:30 pm

The Mark O’Connor Band: Appalachian Christmas

December 8, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Rialto Theater (Tacoma, Washington), 310 S 9th St
Tacoma, WA 98402 US
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$65

Enjoy a wondrous mix of Christmas carols, fiddling, bluegrass, and other traditional American music with the Grammy-winning group led by Pacific Northwest native, Mark O’Connor. The band features O’Connor’s musical family members and other great musicians including National Flatpick Guitar Champion, Joe Smart, and double bassist/oldtime banjoist, Geoff Saunders. Together, the group has won Grammys, CMA Awards, and topped the Billboard Charts.

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The Mark O’Connor Band: Appalachian Christmas

December 8, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Rialto Theater (Tacoma, Washington), 310 S 9th St
Tacoma, WA 98402 US
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Enjoy a wondrous mix of Christmas carols, fiddling, bluegrass, and other traditional American music with the Grammy-winning group led by Pacific Northwest native, Mark O’Connor. The band features O’Connor’s musical family members and other great musicians including National Flatpick Guitar Champion, Joe Smart, and double bassist/oldtime banjoist, Geoff Saunders. Together, the group has won Grammys, CMA Awards, and topped the Billboard Charts. Buy more, save more! Subscriptions start at 3 or more Tacoma Arts Live events, call the box office […]

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