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National Gold Medal Award finalist Metro Parks applauds winners

September 26, 2017

Seven agencies nationally honored for excellence in park and recreation management Metro Parks Tacoma congratulates the 2017 winners of Nationa... Read More
Candles and campfires light the way as scenes from 1855 come to life

September 22, 2017

  Candlelight Tours – October 6 & 7, tickets on sale now Experience a magical evening walking tour of Fort Nisqually Living Hist... Read More
Fort Nisqually Foundation presents 'Late Nite Catechism'

September 15, 2017

Proceeds from interactive comedy will help support Fort’s programs and preservation   “Late Nite Catechism” is an upro... Read More
Free admission to Fort Nisqually Living History Museum on Sept. 23

September 15, 2017

Download a Museum Day Live! Ticket from Smithsonian magazine Fort Nisqually Living History Museum in Point Defiance Park will be open free of ch... Read More
Partnerships give youth more sports opportunities: Park Board Notes September 2017

September 14, 2017

The new school year has begun, which means those of us with kids adjust family routines accordingly. It’s a constant juggle between respon... Read More
Metro Parks Today: September 2017

September 14, 2017

If you love Tacoma … join us Sept. 23 to celebrate Eastside’s rising community center Everyone in Tacoma is invited to the Firs... Read More
Transform the city’s landscape on Green Tacoma Day Oct. 14

September 14, 2017

Volunteers needed to give 14 locations long-lasting makeovers Want to kick off the fall and winter tree planting season with a true spectacle?... Read More
First hammerhead sharks and eagle rays arrive at Point Defiance Zoo

September 13, 2017

Four healthy scalloped hammerhead sharks are darting to and fro in newly constructed, carefully monitored tanks off exhibit at Point Defiance Zoo &... Read More
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium earns prestigious accreditation

September 13, 2017

People come to see the animals. To view endangered species they might never otherwise encounter. And, yes, to ohh and ahh over majestic Sumatran ti... Read More
Metro Parks wheelchair basketball coach recruits young players

September 13, 2017

The year 2007 marked a milestone in the life of Dave Fouquette. He’d gotten married, moved to Tacoma and embarked on a new career as an occup... Read More

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