Tacoma Arts Month is dedicated to showing off the very best about our community. October is brimming with hundreds of arts events, exhibits, and workshops for all ages. There is something for everyone to enjoy: music, dance and theatre performances; hands-on experiences; visual art exhibits; literary readings; lectures; workshops; film screenings and cultural events. Explore Tacoma. Celebrate art. Create community.

Arts Month E-Newsletter

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Call for Activities

Complete the Activities Submission Form to have your event included on our events calendar and website!

Toolkit and Style Guide

You can help promote Tacoma Arts Month to your constituents using the items included in this toolkit.
Header image credits – Image 1: BareFoot Collective, courtesy of City of Tacoma. Image 2:┬áPainting Event, courtesy of YMCA. Image 3: Tacoma Urban Performing Arts Center dance performance, courtesy of City of Tacoma. Image 4: Close up of work by Qin Tan, courtesy of City of Tacoma. Image 5:┬áTacoma Studio Tour, courtesy of City of Tacoma. Image 6: Studio Tour, courtesy of City of Tacoma.