Becoming: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama

Becoming: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama

RESCHEDULED to March 24

Becoming: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama

RESCHEDULED to March 24

Event Info

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Getting Here

Let us guide your way! Please follow our recommended routes. For real-time traffic, we suggest using WazeParking in Tacoma Dome lots is $30 and will be limited.

Park in downtown Tacoma and take the Tacoma Link Light Rail to the Tacoma Dome Station! Tacoma Link light rail will be running extended hours for event patrons.

Check out the Plan Your Visit page for alternate parking and transportation options.

Safety & Security

Security measures are in place for all Tacoma Dome events, including metal detectors, bag size restrictions, and bag searches. Backpacks are prohibited and all bags, including handbags and purses, must be 13"x15" or smaller. Weapons of any kind, including pocket knives, are not allowed. Visit our Security page for more details and for a comprehensive list of prohibited items. 

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Entry Doors

Doors open at approximately 6:30pm. Guests should use Upper A, Upper C, or Upper E entry doors. Recommended doors for guests with disabilities are Lower A, Upper C, or Upper E.

Entry Door Map

Camera Policy

Non-professional (no detachable lens) cameras are allowed. No video cameras, audio recording devices, GoPros, iPads, selfie sticks, gimbals, or tripods.

Show Description

Michelle Obama’s live U.S. book tour events in support of her highly anticipated memoir, BECOMING will come to Tacoma on March 24, and will feature intimate and honest conversations between Mrs. Obama and a selection of to-be-announced moderators, reflective of the extraordinary stories shared in the wide-ranging chapters of her deeply personal book.

Jimmy Kimmel will serve as the evening's moderator.

Food Specials & New Concessions

Welcome Tacoma Eats! Check out some of the great new concession stands like TACO MA'S featuring vegetarian grilled cauliflower tacos and carne asada tacos, SMOKE Barbecue, and CHX Chicken Kitchen.

A variety of market fresh items including cheese plates, fruit cups, Caesar salads, and wraps will be available for purchase at select concession stands.

Stands will also feature Hempler's gourmet local meats including Double Smoked Sausages, Andouille Jalapeno & Cheddar Sausages, Pepperoni Sticks, and Fletcher's Beef Franks.

*Concession offerings subject to availability

Signature Drinks & Cocktail Lounge

For ticket holders on the floor, join us at the Tacoma Dome's premiere lounge - The Garage, Fueled by Heritage Distilling Co. Located on the SW Arena floor, The Garage features rotating cocktails, local craft and domestic beers, wine, and the evening's signature cocktail - the Sweet Tea Smash featuring Heritage Distilling Whiskey, black tea, simple syrup, and lemon.

Sip locations throughout the arena will feature Summer Sangria. This signature cocktail is a refreshing, fruity beverage served over ice in a custom Tacoma Dome mason jar, crafted with merlot, strawberries, blackberries, and lemonade.

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