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For Immediate Release

Monday, October 9th, 2017


It’s a Happy Holiday in October as you SEE, HEAR & FEEL the coming of the holidays at the 35th 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!

All New: See the ALL NEW 45 Foot Hanging Christmas Tree on display, centered in the middle of the Tacoma Dome – One of the Largest in America!  With thousands of colorful lights, you can see it from anywhere on the Tacoma Dome floor – and up close, it’s Spectacular!  Take a picture in front of it to share with family and friends.

Bring the KIDS to see SANTA in “SANTAS VILLAGE” located in the center of the Dome under the Giant Christmas Tree.  Also: Kids get in Free!

Holiday & Specialty FOODS!  Over 100 displays of gourmet foods to sample and buy, including Bundt cakes, cookies, chocolate truffles, sauces, spices, ciders, honey, specialty teas, caramels, pies, frozen yogurt and so much more.

See Cooking Demonstrations A Special Holiday Cooking Treat!  Learn from the best Chefs in the Puget Sound region on preparing that EXTRA Special Thanksgiving and Christmas Dinner for your family and friends.  From the best restaurants and culinary schools hosted by Tacoma Foodie Jackie Fender.  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, including West Coast Country Heat, Dance Theatre Northwest, The Dance Gallery, Morgan Family YMCA, the Eatonville Dance Center and more.

Tickets:          Adults $15.50 ($14.50 Admission, plus $1.00 Tacoma Dome Facility Fee)*

Children 12 & Under FREE

Online Tickets & $1 Off Coupon at www.HolidayGiftShows.com

Discounts for groups of 10+ contact: GroupDiscounts@TacomaDome.org

Pre-purchase tickets online through www.TicketMaster.com

*Ticket Valid for all 4 Days!  COME AGAIN & AGAIN FOR FREE!



Christian Gerling




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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



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