This month around the county, there are so many ways to make the most out of the gorgeous Pacific Northwest without breaking the bank! The South Sound is full of fun & unique activities to keep you and your family engaged for the remainder of the summer.
Movies in the Park
Metro Parks Tacoma is hosting two free movies in the park during the month of August!
Friday, August 10th at The Center at Norpoint
Movie: Cars 3
Activities begin at 6pm & movie starts at dusk
Friday, August 17th at the STAR Center
Movie: Sherlock Gnomes
Activities being at 5pm & movie starts at dusk
Sunday Market at Point Ruston
Every Sunday in August through Sept 30th at 10am-3am, come enjoy a variety of local vendors surrounded by the beauty of Commencement Bay!
Third Thursday Museum & Art Mingle
On the third Thursday of the month (August 16th), most of Tacoma's museums remain open later than usual and you can get in for free between 5-8pm! The museums that participate are the Tacoma Art Museum, WA State History Museum and the Museum of Glass. Beyond the free museum entrances, there is also plenty more to do downtown during the Art Mingle!
2018 Summer Sounds at Skansie
Gig Harbor's 16th annual summer concert series has two free outdoor shows during August on the Gig Harbor waterfront!
Tuesday, August 7th
Band: Bobby Sox & the Jukebox
Tuesday, August 14th
Band: Dysfunction Junction
The City of Auburn is hosting at outdoor kids concert series at Les Grove Park. In addition to the music, there is a beautiful playground and water park. This variety of family-friendly entertainment will surely keep the kids engaged!
Wednesday, August 8th @ noon
Band: Mister G
Wednesday, August 15th @ noon
Band: Caspar Babypants