Get a jump on the holidays at the 32nd Annual Tacoma Holiday Food & Gift Festival sponsored by Amazon Local Register Wednesday, October 22nd thru Sunday, October 26th at the Tacoma Dome. With more than 550 exhibits, the show continues to be the largest holiday event on the West Coast. Show producers travel nationwide to find the best arts & crafts, unique gifts, beautiful seasonal decorations, and specialty foods to create a delightful holiday shopping experience.
Tickets available at the Tacoma Dome Box Office – Discounts online at www.holidaygiftshows.com.
Check out “Cooking for the Holidays,” a gourmet food show highlighting the South Sound’s finest chefs, culinary schools and restaurants. Sponsored by Renewal Remodels & Additions and Bates Technical College, this event features culinary artists sharing favorite recipes and techniques to help you create delicious holiday fare. The program is hosted by Tacoma Foodie Amanda Westbrooke from City Line on TV Tacoma and Northwest radio personality Mark Christopher. See demonstrations by chefs from Bite Restaurant, Dirty Oscar’s Annex, Johnny’s Dock, Le Cordon Bleu, Maxwell’s, Stanley & Seafort’s, Toscanos and more!
Plus, Warm 106.9 and Mark Christopher will be on-site from 10am-12pm on Friday, October 24th! Stop by the Warm table for your chance to play fun games and win fabulous prizes!
More to see and do at the show:
- Revel in the “Artists in Action” Village featuring over 35 artists demonstrating their skills and making one-of-a-kind wood carvings, fiber art, stained glass, pottery, jewelry and more
- Check out more than 250 new exhibits, including more original art and handcrafted items
- Sample and buy a huge assortment of gourmet and specialty foods
- Enjoy live family entertainment throughout the show, including: The Total Experience Gospel Choir – an award winning, internationally recognized choir that has performed with celebrated artists Quincy Jones, Ray Charles, Michael Bolton, Pete Seeger, Steely Dan, Chuck Mangione, and Foreigner to name a few. See performances by Dance Theatre Northwest, The Dance Gallery, Dancemakers Northwest, Eatonville Dance Center, Morgan Family YMCA, Folk Voice Band, The Harmony Vendors, Rainier Ringers and Tacoma Baptist School Choir
- Bring the kids for a picture with a real bearded Santa in authentic attire
- Take a brief survey at any of the 28 survey stations and receive an array of specials and a chance to win Free Prizes
Wednesday October 22nd 11am-8pm
Thursday October 23rd 10am-8pm
Friday October 24th 10am-8pm
Saturday October 25th 10am-8pm
Sunday October 26th 10am-5pm
Adults $14.50* (includes $1.00 facility fee)
Children 12 & Younger FREE
$1 Off Coupons Available at www.holidaygiftshows.com
Discounts for groups of 10+ call: 253-272-3663 and ask for group sales or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
*PAID TICKET VALID FOR RETURN ALL 5 DAYS!
Limited parking available in Tacoma Dome parking lots
Plenty of off-site parking is available near the Tacoma Dome
Park downtown and take Tacoma Link Light Rail. See map and schedule below: