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“Stuff the Bus” School Supply Drive

July 27 - August 16
Tacoma Mall, 4502 S. Steele St.
Tacoma, WA 98409 United States
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Free

Tacoma Mall is partnering with Communities in Schools for their annual ‘Stuff the Bus’ School Supply Drive supporting students of Tacoma School District. Simon Guest Services will be collecting school supplies donations from July 27 – August 16.

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KEXP Presents Kirkland Summerfest

August 10 @ 3:00 pm - August 12 @ 6:00 pm
Downtown Kirkland, 25 Lakeshore Plaza
Kirkland, WA 98033
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Summerfest is Kirkland’s premier music and arts festival — returning for its 7th year in 2018, this three-day tour de force boasts dozens of live performances, outdoor entertainment venues, purveyors of fine foods, local beers and wines and interactive activities. This festival returns to the picturesque shores Lake Washington August 10-12, 2018. With over 35,000 […]

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Afrodisiacs

August 10 @ 9:00 pm - August 11 @ 1:30 am
The Swiss Restaurant & Pub, 1904 Jefferson Ave
Tacoma, WA United States
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$10

Haven’t pulled those bellbottoms and platform shoes out of the closet in a year or two? Or thirty?! Well it’s time to get digging. This is your official invite from The Afrodisiacs to put on your Boogie Shoes, catch the Love Rollercoaster over to Funkytown, and Shake Your Booty. It’s Ladies Night here at the […]

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9:00 am

Exhibit: “The Garden of Earthly Delights: Recent Work by Mark Hoppmann”

August 11 @ 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until October 14, 2018

Collins Memorial Library, 1500 N Warner St
Tacoma, WA 98416 United States
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Free

Working from his studio in Tacoma Washington, Mark Hoppmann is a multi-media artist working primarily in watercolor, India ink, and graphite. He studied art for one year in Florence, Italy, before graduating from Drake University in 1978 with a B.F.A. in graphic design and commercial art. An offset press operator in the graphic arts industry […]

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9:30 am

Nature Yoga

August 11 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
Tacoma Nature Center, 1919 S Tyler St
Tacoma, WA 98405 United States
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$5.00 – $15.00

Fun, child-centered activities and nature poses are combined with time-honored yoga practice to guide children and an adult partner through warm-up, work-out, strengthen, cool down and relaxation. Adult attendance is required. Participants may bring yoga mats or use those provided. Drop-ins welcome if the class is not already full - call ahead to check on […]

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10:00 am

Washington My Home

August 11 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 30, 2018

Washington State History Museum, 1911 Pacific Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Free

NOW OPEN! The Great Hall of Washington History’s newest permanent exhibit focuses on Washington immigration and migration stories. Listen to first person recordings, see and touch artifacts, and imagine yourself in someone else’s shoes as you learn about the many different people who have made our state their home. Join us on January 18 for […]

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Blue Star Museums

August 11 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until September 2, 2018

Washington State History Museum, 1911 Pacific Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Free

The History Museum is participating in the annual Blue Star Museums program, offering free admission to active duty military and up to five family members. Free admission is available to any active duty bearer of a Geneva Convention common access card (CAC), a DD Form 1173 ID card (dependent card), or a DD Form 1173-1 […]

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August Beach Cleanup & BBQ

August 11 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Free

Join us for a beach cleanup and summer BBQ! South Sound Surfrider will provide the hot dogs, veggie dogs, condiments, and buns. The rest is up to you-potluck style! This would be a great time to practice reducing our dependence on single use items- in addition to bringing your own bucket and gloves for the […]

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10:30 am

Walking Club

August 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Saturday, repeating until August 11, 2018

Main Branch Tacoma Public Library, 1102 Tacoma Ave South
Tacoma, WA 98404
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Join us every Saturday through Aug. 11 when we head out for a 30-40 minute morning walk around Wright Park or downtown Tacoma. No registration required. Wear walking shoes and dress for comfort. Ages: All ages. Price: Free. Info: (253) 292-2001; tacoma.bibliocommons.com/events

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11:00 am

Free Intro to KinderFlute/Basic Piano Classes

August 11 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Puyallup Music & Arts, 4102 S Meridian Ave Ste E4
Puyallup, WA 98373 United States
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Free

KinderFlute™ is a teaching method designed for young flute students between the ages of 4 and 9 years old. Students will learn to play both flute and basic piano in weekly group sessions filled with learning games and fun activities. A new series of classes will be starting in September! Try out a FREE intro-class […]

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Go Green Games at Freddie Fest

August 11 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sound Life Church, 3425 176th St. E.
Tacoma, Washington
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Free

Go Green Games is going big this year and moving to Freddie Fest. Frederickson's Freddie Fest is already known for it's great car show, delicious chili cook off and local vendors. Now we've added games, enviro-fun, mascots and bouncies to the mix to create one giant event! As always admission is FREE! Kids will have […]

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12:00 pm

Music and Art in Wright Park

August 11 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wright Park, 501 S. I St.
Tacoma, Washington
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Free

Because we love it here! M.A.W.P. is a free family-friendly event put together every year for our Tacoma. It is always in August on a Saturday, from noon until 7pm. This year's event will take place on 8/11/18. 10+ bands from all areas of the rock and roll spectrum, along with incredible local artists and […]

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1:00 pm

Brew Five Three: Tacoma’s Beer & Music Festival

August 11 @ 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Broadway Center for the Performing Arts, 901 Broadway
Tacoma, Washington 98401
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$25

This is a 21+ Event; valid ID is required for entry. Enjoy 30+ Washington Brews & Ciders, live music, and food trucks at the 6th annual Brew Five Three, located between 9th & 11th on Broadway in Tacoma! Full admission tickets include six tasting tokens and tasting glass. Regular Advance Tickets Purchased Before July 24: […]

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Rock Out at Your Library

August 11 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kobetich Branch Tacoma Library, 212 Brown's Point Blvd. NE
Tacoma, WA 98422
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Free

Libraries ROCK! So come to your library and paint a rock. Your session will be a half hour and have lots of paint to design a perfectly artistic rock. Or maybe your rock will scare the neighbor's cat! LOL! Come one, come all to ROCK OUT AT YOUR LIBRARY. All supplies are provided by the […]

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Add A Little Fancy! at Tacoma Mall

August 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tacoma Mall, 4502 S. Steele St.
Tacoma, WA 98409 United States
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Free

Ooh-la-la! Join us for spectacular family fun and creative activities based on the new Disney Junior series! There will be fun Fairy wing crafts (kids can decorate), a story reading, healthy snacks, water and string cheese or fruit snacks provided by Starbucks. There will also be a face-painter and a selfie station set up with […]

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2:00 pm

Solar Power Workshop

August 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Tacoma Nature Center, 1919 S Tyler St
Tacoma, WA 98405 United States
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FREE

Artisan Electric, your local full-service electrical contractor has installed more than 800 solar PV systems and we’re hosting a series of FREE solar workshops so you can learn how solar benefits the planet and if solar is right for you. In the workshop you’ll learn about the technical and financial aspects of going solar and […]

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5:00 pm

Steve’s Drunk History

August 11 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Zodiac Supper Club, 1116 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
Tacoma, WA United States
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Join Steve Dunkelberger on a tipsy tour that will hit the Tacoma Muni Building and the Hilltop. Stories to include: The Bird Hex; Candy, candy, candy; the battle of the Hilltop; urban planning 19th century style – yes, that controversy. And, of course, there will be a look at the Knights of Pythias lodge if […]

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6:00 pm

Slut Penguin, Pivot Point, Giant Pacific Apparition

August 11 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
the safe house, 1724 Fawcett Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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Our show on August 4th has moved to August 11th, the same day as Music and Art in Wright Park. So, after the free festival stroll on down to The Safe House for more excellent music. Slut Penguin Pivot Point Giant Pacific Apparition Saturday, August 11 Doors at 6pm Music at 7pm 1724 Fawcett Ave, […]

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7:00 pm

Dance Theatre Northwest ~ Community Outreach

August 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
University Place Civic/Library Atrium, 3609 Market Square
University Place, Washington
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Free

Dance Theatre Northwest company member and guest artists will be featured in traditional classical ballet pieces including excerpts from ballet classics, as well as innovative new works created and staged by Melanie Kirk-Stauffer, Artistic Director. Teaching the students and audience members directly through an arts experience, she will address several aspects of dance and its […]

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9:00 pm

Spazmatics

August 11 @ 9:00 pm - August 12 @ 1:00 am
The Swiss Restaurant & Pub, 1904 Jefferson Ave
Tacoma, WA United States
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$10

The Spazmatics: The Ultimate 80’s New Wave Show…bringing you all the awesome songs and geeky dance steps from the 80′s decade that you wished you’d forgotten. Complete with highwater pants, pocket-protectors and nerdy glasses, The Spazmatics recapture all the best of the worst. Outstanding musicianship- combined with creative flair and style- makes for an evening […]

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