For Immediate Release
Monday, October 3rd, 2016
34TH Annual Tacoma Holiday Food & Gift Festival
The largest holiday show in the West!
Who: Tacoma Holiday Food & Gift Festival
When: October 20th-23rd, 2016
Thursday October 20th 10am-8pm
Friday October 21st 10am-8pm
Saturday October 22nd 10am-8pm
Sunday October 23rd 10am-6pm
Where: Tacoma Dome at 2727 E D Street, Tacoma, WA 98421
What: It’s a Happy Holiday in October as you SEE, HEAR & FEEL the coming of the holidays at the 34th Annual Tacoma Holiday Food & Gift Festival. With over 550 exhibits in two buildings, including over 250 “new” displays with unique one-of-a-kind gifts and specialty foods, handmade arts & crafts, seasonal decorations and gourmet foods. It’s a perfect way to get ready for the holidays and a great day of fun for everyone!
See a Spectacular Holiday Light Show off the huge 45 foot hanging Christmas Tree in the center of the Dome each and every hour of the show. Bring the KIDS to see SANTA in the all new “SANTA VILLAGE” located in the center of the Dome under the Giant Christmas Tree. Kids get in Free!
Holiday & Specialty FOODS! Over 100 displays of gourmet foods to sample and buy, including Bundt cakes, cookies, chocolate truffles, sauces, spies, ciders, honey’s, specialty tees, caramels, pies, frozen yogurt and so much more.
Cooking demonstrations for the holidays, featuring the finest professional chefs from noted local restaurants and culinary schools. Learn their secret recipes as they share ways to prepare that special holiday feast. The program is hosted by Tacoma Foodie, Amanda Westbrooke, from City Line on TV Tacoma. Cooking for the Holidays is sponsored by Renewal Remodels & Additions and Bates Technical College. For a list of demonstrators, visit www.holidaygiftshows.com/cooking-program
Live Family Entertainment scheduled daily throughout the show – from Santa’s Village, Spectacular Holiday Light Show, the 45 foot hanging Christmas Tree, Live Cooking Demonstrations, Holiday decorations and so much more.
Adults $14.50 ($13.50 Admission plus $1.00 Tacoma Dome Improvement Fee)*
Children 12 & Under FREE
Online Tickets & $1 Off Coupon at www.HolidayGiftShows.com
Discounts for groups of 10+ contact: www.GroupDiscounts@TacomaDome.org
Pre-purchase tickets online through www.TicketMaster.com
*PAID TICKET VALID FOR ALL 4 DAYS! TOO MUCH TO SEE, COME BACK FOR FREE!
Plenty of On-Site Parking at the Tacoma Dome Lots – $10.00
Plenty of off-site parking is available near the Tacoma Dome
Park downtown and take Tacoma Link Light Rail. See map and schedule below:
Downtown Tacoma Parking map:
Tacoma Link Light Rail Schedule:
Website & Social Media:
www.HolidayGiftShows.com and look us up on Facebook!
Showcase Events, Inc. has been producing special events for 33 years with events in Tacoma, Denver, Salt Lake City and Anchorage, Alaska. See www.showcaseevents.org for more information on our other events