8620 S. Hosmer Street
Tacoma, WA 98444
Phone: (253) 538-7998
Fax: (253) 538-6981
Oslon Auditorium is located on the campus of Pacific Lutheran University. The venue can comfortably accommodate 3,200 spectators. According to the requirement, the seating can be arranged in classroom, banquet or theater style. There is ample parking space available close to the campus and other facilities like locker rooms are available to visitors as well as officials. Olson also features the best audio visual equipments that dramatizes the performances here very well.
The Cheney Stadium is a historical landmark in Tacoma. It opened in 1960 and has been faithfully serving as a ball park and venue. Today, it is the home field for the Tacoma Rainiers minor-league baseball team of the AAA Pacific Coast League. The stadium has a rare charm to it, with murals and plaques on the concourse and the life-size statue of Mr. Cheney, the founder of the stadium, in a seat behind the home-plate. The stadium can seat around 9600 people at full capacity and has also been used as an event venue.
The six-acre Tacoma Dome Entertainment Complex is unparalleled as far as its technology and design are concerned. The in-house restaurant, McKinley's, brews and serves most delicious and tangy Redhook Ales. The Shanaman Sports Museum, located in the Dome, is where Pierce County's sporting paraphernalia is preserved for your perusing pleasure. Live entertainment events take place here at various intervals, so check their website for more information.
The Tacoma Union Station is a beautiful historic building constructed in 1910. Made in the Beaux-Arts style of architecture, it has fine details and intricate designs. Previously used as a railway station for passenger trains, it now houses a district court and is also available as a rental space. The grand rotunda of the station is available for private events like weddings, conferences and parties. The mesmerizing interiors of the rotunda looks even more gorgeous because of the Dale Chihuly art pieces. The building is open to visitors during weekdays.
2nd Cycle is a cycle center for the local community that encourages cycling. Whether you are an amateur or a pro cyclist, maybe even someone who loves to cycle occasionally, this place welcomes all. Everything you want to know about bikes and cycling, from literature to used parts is available here. They also host regular bike nights for women every Thursday. It is also a performance space and some of their previous line ups are Wolvserpent, Criminal Code and Pleasure Leftists.
A multipurpose venue, Tacoma Sports Arena is famous for live music performances in the city. 'James Brown and the Fabulous Flames', 'Sonics', 'Three Dog Night' and 'Ice' are some of the bands that have given fabulous performances at this venue. Located near Tacoma Junction, this is quite the place to keep an eye out for!
At this casino you will feel like you are on the Mississippi in the 1800s. Located on an authentic riverboat and operated by the Puyallup Tribe, this elegant casino has a staff dressed in period garb and antiques located throughout the boat to help transport you back in time. Step aboard and try your luck. Events are frequently held here as well, which just makes Queens a more fun place to be at. The casino also features frequent live entertainment for which tickets are required. Want to celebrate your birthday or a special event? Do it at the Casino and have an experience you won't forget. Please call ahead for visiting hours.
Inspired by Versailles, this opulent theater was constructed in 1918. Fully restored in 1983, the 1,169-seat theater showcases events ranging from national touring acts to the Tacoma Philharmonic. A surprising number of local acts appear here as well, including live music, film festivals and avant-garde theater. Superb acoustics and reasonable ticket prices make this a theater well worth visiting. Backstage tours include the neighboring Rialto Theater. This theater is part of the Broadway Center For the Performing Arts.
The beaux-arts style architecture of this theater is the pride of downtown Tacoma. Initially a small movie house, today it has become a successful theater and concert hall. Pet fashion shows and plays have taken place at this venue in the past. The Rialto Theater has a seating capacity of 742 and includes a thrust stage as well as a balcony area. This venue is also used for dance, music and play rehearsals.
This venue has a seating capacity of 302. Its design has a contemporary and intimate feel, and the Tacoma Actors Guild calls it home. This venue is part of the Broadway Center For the Performing Arts. This theatre has played host to a number of events and plays with some of the best actors having performed here.
Tacoma's cultural scene is abuzz with events, to which the Broadway Center can easily attest. The Center consists of three theaters, the Pantages Theater, Rialto Theater and the Theatre on the Square. Whether your pleasure is ballet, opera, the symphony, dance, or any number of local festivals, the BCPA always has something to amaze and delight you. Visit the website to see what's currently playing on Broadway.
Located in the Tacoma Community College campus, this theater hosts many musical events. This 344 seater is maintained by the Music Department of the college. Musical concerts by the 'TCC Chamber Orchestra', 'TCC Symphonic Band' and 'TCC Jazz Band' are held at this venue. College students as well as prominent performers and music instructors of the college take active part in these musical events. This venue provides a platform for the students to showcase their talent and excel in the field of music.