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The brigade is coming!

July 28, 2016

A vibrant mixture of sights, sounds, and smells will inundate Fort Nisqually Living History Museum, located in Point Defiance Park, as more than 10... Read More
Celebrate culture, community at Ethnic Fest July 30 & 31 in Wright Park

July 21, 2016

Voted best South Sound festival; Metro Parks has hosted Ethnic Fest since 1986 Sample a free, multicultural smorgasbord of music and dance July... Read More
Metro Parks presents Shakespeare in the Park Aug. 5

July 21, 2016

Enjoy “Love’s Labour’s Lost,” a silly, chatty comedy; bring a blanket, snacks, the kids to Wright Park Here’s yo... Read More
Special baseball presentations on TV Tacoma

July 19, 2016

Did you miss the big game, or want to relive the excitement? Watch both games now on TV Tacoma! View replays of:  Boys 14U Baseba... Read More
Board President Hanberg talks with KLAY radio

July 19, 2016

Board of Park Commissioners President Erik Hanberg recently visited with KLAY radio. Listen below as he chats about the improvements coming to &nbs... Read More
Garfield Park field to partially close until fall

July 15, 2016

Metro Parks improving drainage; closure needed to allow turf to regrow Metro Parks will install new drainage lines at Garfield Park beginning Ju... Read More
Open house to showcase proposed Conservatory improvements

July 13, 2016

Design evolved in response to public comments; restoration remains the priority The public is invited to view and discuss final schematic design... Read More
Introducing Spruce the moose

July 7, 2016

Public picks name for Northwest Trek Wildlife Park’s bright-eyed, quickly growing, 4-week-old male moose calf Members of the public ca... Read More
Metro Parks Today: July 2016

July 7, 2016

Where to park at Point Defiance? Happy July. Waterfront improvements at Point Defiance Park shift into high gear this month, and they carry a ke... Read More
Three major construction projects begin this summer in Point Defiance Park

July 7, 2016

Visitors welcome while Destination Point Defiance work is underway The 760-acre urban oasis that is Point Defiance Park also will be buzzing w... Read More

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