2018 Tacoma Holiday Food & Gift Festival FAQ Information

(Information subject to change)

 Show Hours:

Oct. 18th Thurs. 10am – 8pm
Oct. 19th Fri. 10am – 8pm
Oct. 20th Sat. 10am – 8pm
Oct. 21st Sun. 10am – 6pm

Security Update:

The Tacoma Dome now has metal detectors at all entry doors for your protection. BACKPACKS are prohibited. All bags, regardless of size, are subject to search. If you become aware of anything out of the usual we encourage you to report it to any Tacoma Dome personnel. For more security information please go to the Tacoma Dome website https://tacomadome.org/plan-your-visit/security.

Prohibited Items:

Please be aware of the Tacoma Dome’s policies on what can be brought into the Dome. If you have any concerns about any particular item please refer to their website’s FAQ page https://tacomadome.org/plan-your-visit/faqs#P.


Plenty of on-site parking available in Tacoma Dome Lots.  General parking at the Dome is $10. Plenty of off-site surrounding parking is available near the Tacoma Dome.  Park downtown and take Link Light Rail.  See map and schedule below:

Tacoma Dome Website & Address:

Tacoma Dome, 2727 East D Street, Tacoma, WA  98421


 Tacoma Dome District:


  • Construction Updates: For information on current construction projects near the Tacoma Dome from the Washington State Dept. of Transportation, click here.
  • Traffic Updates: WSDOT Tacoma traffic information.
  • Are you a Waze app user? Be sure to check out the app on show days for additional real time information about traffic and road closures from the Waze community!
  • Public Transportation: The Tacoma Link Light Rail connects the Tacoma Dome Station, a regional hub for bus and commuter train service, with downtown Tacoma’s museums, restaurants, retail and more. The Tacoma Dome Station is served by Sound Transit, Pierce Transit, and Intercity Transit.