Tacoma City Ballet’s “The Nutcracker”

There are only 4 shows left of Tacoma City Ballet’s production of “The Nutcracker” held annually at Downtown Tacoma’s Pantages Theater.  The only performance in the area to follow the story, scenic design, costuming and choreography [...]

What Are You Doing New Years Eve? We have Some Suggestions!

We know, we know.  It’s only the second week in December.  New Years Eve is weeks away!  Let me celebrate one holiday at a time, you say!  The thing about New Years Eve is that it [...]

Local Tacoma Theaters Offer Classic Christmas Movies!

If you’re looking for some fun family time at the movies with some of the most enduring Christmas classics of all time, we are about to make your day!  Both the Blue Mouse Theater in Proctor [...]

JBLM Christmas Lights!

If you’re looking for great light displays near JBLM, look no further!  We have a list of the best places to catch great displays of holiday lights across the area, most of which kick off this [...]

Tacoma Christmas Market? Get Ice Skating, Cocoa, & Christmas Trees Downtown!

Anyone who has ever been stationed in Germany surely remembers the incredible Christmas Markets.  The beautifully decorated outdoor markets selling a variety of gifts, handmade items, and delicious food and Glühwein are found all over Germany and [...]

Active Military & Vets Have Free Admission to Northwest Trek and Point Defiance Zoo Friday!

This Friday November 11, Northwest Trek  and Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium  salute those who have served our country with free admission to the park  for individuals who are active or retired military. Both Parks are owned by Metro [...]

Celebrating Halloween near JBLM!

By some miracle it looks like we might just be celebrating a Halloween without the omnipresent fall drizzle.  In addition to wandering the neighborhood in search of candy, there are a variety of ways to celebrate [...]

Learn How to Ride the Bus in Pierce County

When you drive the same gridlocked route day after day to and from work, the idea that you could be taking the same trip on a bus or a train while reading a book or taking [...]

The Puyallup Fair Starts Today!

It’s a mere 30 minutes from the gates of JBLM to the gates of The Puyallup Fair in Downtown Puyallup.  Today is opening day, and if you get down there between 10am and noon, admission is [...]

Downtown Tacoma Block Party Saturday August 20th!

Only in it’s 2nd year, the Downtown Tacoma Block party is already one of the area’s most beloved neighborhood organized events.  Held in Opera Alley in Downtown Tacoma on August 20th from 5pm-10pm the event offers [...]