July 15, 16, 17

Event:  Enjoy wine tasting hosted by Kirkland Uncorked. This event supports Washington's leading non-profit/no-kill animal shelters: the Homeward Pet Adoption Center

Time: Friday 5pm-10pm | Saturday 12pm - 10pm | Sunday 12pm - 6pm

Where:  25 Lake Shore Plaza Dr. | Kirkland 98033

July 16

Event: Sign up to support the Kitsap Humane Society for a pet-friendly 5K or 1K walk/run. All proceeds go toward saving companion animal lives.

Time: 7am til 1pm

Where: Historic Downtown Poulsbo | Lions Park at 6th and Matson | 98370

July 16

Event:  Get a summer mini-photo sessions with Layla and Me Photography

Where:  Windmill Village, Bldg A-3 | 3715 Bridgeport Way W | University Place

July 16 & 17

Event:  An all ages event. Enjoy Tacoma's annual waterfont maritime celebration and learn about the significant clean up that took place.

Time: The 16th: 10am to 6pm | The 17th: 10am to 5pm

Where: Thea Foss Waterway | 705 Dock St. | Tacoma 98402

July 16 & 17

Original Poster Art

Event:  An all ages event. Enjoy the Penisula Art League's 32 years in the art festival scene.

Time: The 16th: 10am to 6pm | The 17th: 10am to 5pm

Where:  On Judson Street by the Historic Waterfront |  Gig Harbor  

July 17

Event: Partake in the annual fundraiser raising funds for 300 senior pups receiving care in permant foster homes. Come and see these loving pups and enjoy the Old Dog Pagent.

Time: 11 to 3pm

Where:  Cromwell Park | 18030 Meridian Ave. N. | Shoreline 98133

Now through July 17

Event: Join Summer Camp at Tacoma Little Theater! This is a perfect time to rehearse for Disney's classic animation, Aladdin Jr. Session one begins June 20th and ends after July 17th. 

Time: Rehearsals are Monday through Friday 9am til 4pm | Performances take place July 15th and 16th at 7:30pm and July 17th at 2pm

Where:  Tacoma Little Theatre | 210 North I St. | Tacoma 98409

Now through July 17

Event: Take yourself on an audio tour at the Tacoma Art Museum. Currently on display is Edvard Munch's coastal experience as well as fjords depicted in his creations.

Time: During Museum Hours

Where:  Tacoma Art Museum | 1701 Pacific Ave | Tacoma 98402 

July 23

DAT logo with cape

Event: Join the Humane Society in it's Dog-A-Thon  annunal event supporting adoption programs for homeless pets. Met Vet will be there! Stop by and say hello!

Time: 9am til 2pm

Where:  Fort Steilacoom Park | 8714 87th Ave SW | Lakewood 98499

July 23

Event:  Join Nadine Hamill, Owner and Facilitator of Artful Dreamers, for "Summer Creative ART Camp for Women"

Time: 10am-4:00pm | Cost $40  - supplies included

Where:  Artful Dreamers Studio | 2926 S. Steele St. | Tacoma 98409

Now through July 24

Event:  A story about a middle-aged woman who has her past rattle her present. A story about revelation and re-evaluation is one to definitely capture your attention.

Time:  Click here for schedule | Buy Tickets

Where:  Olympia Little Theatre | 1925 Miller Ave NE | Olympia, WA 98506 

Now through July 30

Event: Peruse the works of Michael Albert, a NY Artist, in the Handforth Gallery. He has been creating art out of recycled food packaging and consumables. 

Time: During Library Hours

Where:  Main Branch Tacoma Public Library  | 1102 Tacoma Ave. S | Tacoma 98402 

July 30 and 31

Event: Wild Cat Weekend at Point Defiance! Come check out amazing tigers and leopards at the zoo while learning about projects and campaigns related to them!

Time: 10am to 4pm

Where:  Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium | 5400 N. Pearl | Tacoma

July 31

Event: Join the community of Steilacoom for its Annual Salmon Bake!

Time: Noon to 4pm

Where:  Sunnyside Beach | 2701 Chambers Creek Road | Steilacoom 98388

Now through July 31


Event: A true classic and one with the most exciting magic! Enjoy Mary Poppins at the TMP. A great family adventure awaits.

Time: Click here for schedule

Where:  Tacoma Musical Playhouse | 7116 Sixth Ave | Tacoma 

Tacoma's Farmers Markets

6th Avenue

May 5th through September 29th on Tuesdays from 3-7pm


May 7th through October 29th on Thursdays 10am-3pm


March 28th through December 19th on Saturdays 9am-2pm

South Tacoma

June 7th through September 27th on Sundays 11am-3pm