3501 Pacific Highway East
Fife, WA 98424
Phone: (253) 926-1000
Fax: (253) 926-3009
At this casino you will feel like you are on the Mississippi in the 1800s. Located on an authentic riverboat and operated by the Puyallup Tribe, this elegant casino has a staff dressed in period garb and antiques located throughout the boat to help transport you back in time. Step aboard and try your luck. Events are frequently held here as well, which just makes Queens a more fun place to be at. The casino also features frequent live entertainment for which tickets are required. Want to celebrate your birthday or a special event? Do it at the Casino and have an experience you won't forget. Please call ahead for visiting hours.
A multipurpose venue, Tacoma Sports Arena is famous for live music performances in the city. 'James Brown and the Fabulous Flames', 'Sonics', 'Three Dog Night' and 'Ice' are some of the bands that have given fabulous performances at this venue. Located near Tacoma Junction, this is quite the place to keep an eye out for!
This riverboat casino offers true Vegas-style entertainment. The Emerald Queen features over 850 slot machines, table games, card tournaments and several bars and restaurants. Be sure to catch one of the Emerald Queen's comedy shows or other special entertainment.
The six-acre Tacoma Dome Entertainment Complex is unparalleled as far as its technology and design are concerned. The in-house restaurant, McKinley's, brews and serves most delicious and tangy Redhook Ales. The Shanaman Sports Museum, located in the Dome, is where Pierce County's sporting paraphernalia is preserved for your perusing pleasure. Live entertainment events take place here at various intervals, so check their website for more information.
Chief Leschi (pronounced "lesh-eye") Schools, located in the southern Puget Sound Basin, are the country's largest Bureau of Indian Affairs educational facilities. Run by the Pullayup Tribe of Indians, the schools (Elementary and Middle/High) are dedicated to providing Native American students from over 60 tribes across the country with a comprehensive, groundbreaking and exemplary education. The Schools are marked by their beautiful cedar-wood architecture and circular designs. They also regularly host cultural community events.
The Tacoma Union Station is a beautiful historic building constructed in 1910. Made in the Beaux-Arts style of architecture, it has fine details and intricate designs. Previously used as a railway station for passenger trains, it now houses a district court and is also available as a rental space. The grand rotunda of the station is available for private events like weddings, conferences and parties. The mesmerizing interiors of the rotunda looks even more gorgeous because of the Dale Chihuly art pieces. The building is open to visitors during weekdays.
Tacoma Opera produces opera in all its guises, with an audience that streches from Oregon to British Columbia and a pool of artists that includes local Northwest performers and principal artists from across the country.
This regional professional orchestra is one the Northwest's finest chamber orchestras. Concerts that are rich in beauty and variety are performed at the Rialto Theater in Tacoma and the Lagerquist Hall at Pacific Lutheran University.
Inspired by Versailles, this opulent theater was constructed in 1918. Fully restored in 1983, the 1,169-seat theater showcases events ranging from national touring acts to the Tacoma Philharmonic. A surprising number of local acts appear here as well, including live music, film festivals and avant-garde theater. Superb acoustics and reasonable ticket prices make this a theater well worth visiting. Backstage tours include the neighboring Rialto Theater. This theater is part of the Broadway Center For the Performing Arts.
Tacoma's premiere symphony orchestra that provides quality classical music and pops concerts year round.
This venue has a seating capacity of 302. Its design has a contemporary and intimate feel, and the Tacoma Actors Guild calls it home. This venue is part of the Broadway Center For the Performing Arts. This theatre has played host to a number of events and plays with some of the best actors having performed here.
Tacoma's cultural scene is abuzz with events, to which the Broadway Center can easily attest. The Center consists of three theaters, the Pantages Theater, Rialto Theater and the Theatre on the Square. Whether your pleasure is ballet, opera, the symphony, dance, or any number of local festivals, the BCPA always has something to amaze and delight you. Visit the website to see what's currently playing on Broadway.