What your button provides access to before the festival
*Subject to Change! Check back by December 31st*
Free access to the Museum of Glass - December 31st
December 31 – New Year’s Eve – Noon-5pm
Countdown to New Year’s Eve Celebration!
FREE SKATE RENTAL AT FRANCISCAN POLAR PLAZA - December 31st
17th & Pacific, Tacoma, WA, 98402
Free access to the Tacoma Art Muesum - DECEMBER 31ST
701 Pacific Avenue, Tacoma, WA 98402
FREE ACCESS TO THE TACOMA CHILDREN'S MUSEUM - DECEMBER 31ST
1501 Pacific Avenue, Tacoma, WA 98402
First Night Scavenger Hunt - 6pm to midnight
The First Night Scavenger Hunt can be played within the boundaries of the festival from 6PM to midnight. Pick up your entry forms at the information booth and discover our clues in shop windows or near activities. Winners will be randomly selected from all entries received except for the Chick-fil-A First to Find treasures at each clue. Our grand prize is one night's stay at Hotel Murano and breakfast for two at BITE Restaurant. Other prizes include tickets to Tacoma Art Museum, Museum of Glass, Tacoma Musical Playhouse, Tacoma Little Theater, The Grand Cinema, The Blue Mouse Theater and many, many arts organizations and other friends of the arts. See our entry form for the full list of donations."
Farrelli's NW Kid's Tent - 5:30 - 8:30
The Farrelli's NW Kid's Tent will be open in Transit Park from 5:30 - 8:30 pm. Local organizations will be hosting activities and crafts for children such as tiny putt putt, rock painting, and recycling t-shirts into bags. Kids can also try DIY virtual reality goggles with the FabLab Tacoma and make musical shakers with the Children's Museum. Don't forget to take your picture with the giant octopus! Thank you to our other vendors as well: Tacoma Office of Environmental Policy and Sustainability, Pierce Transit, Artist and Craftsman Supply, The Seabury School, and MetroParks.