Tacoma Holiday Food & Gift Festival

Tacoma Holiday Food & Gift Festival

Tacoma Holiday Food & Gift Festival

Event Info

Ticket Information

One ticket good for four days!

Kids age 13 and under are free. Tickets are available for purchase in person at the Heritage Bank Tacoma Dome Box Office or online. Additional convenience fees may apply to online orders. The Box Office opens approximately one hour prior to show start and closes one hour prior to show ending. If utilizing digital tickets, please have your phone charged and your tickets ready for scanning at entry.

Show Map & Exhibitors

Getting Here

Let us guide your way! Please follow our recommended routes. Limited parking in Dome lots is $15. Lots open 7:30am (Thursday) and 7:45am (Friday - Sunday). Visit our website for alternate parking & transportation options.

Guest Services

Legendary experiences start with exceptional service. Visit our Guest Services Kiosk presented by Commencement Bank, located in the arena near the ExHall doors, if you need assistance or have questions.

Security & Entry

Doors open at 10am daily. Guests may utilize the Exhibition Hall entry doors.

Security measures are in place for all Tacoma Dome events, including metal detectors, bag size restrictions (12"x6"x12"), and bag searches. Backpacks are not allowed. Weapons of any kind, including pocket knives, are not allowed. If you see something, say something™. Visit our Security page for more details. Please note: the Tacoma Dome clear bag policy is not in place for Holiday Food & Gift Festival. However, guests are encouraged to only bring essential items to expedite entry and reduce touchpoints.

Cashless Facility

The Tacoma Dome is a cashless facility. Concessions accept card and mobile payments only. Cash-to-card kiosks (reverse ATMs) are located inside the building, free of charge. Individual vendors may still accept cash if preferred.

Food & Beverage

Take a break and grab a bite to eat! This year's food offerings include some returning favorites as well as expanded Grab & Go selections. For our guests age 21+, The Garage, Fueled by Heritage Distilling Co.  cocktail lounge will be open at noon.

Santa is coming to town!

Bring the little ones to the Santa Area. Your child can make their Christmas wishes known to our real bearded Santa and get a first class picture on the spot. You can find Santa in the Arena in the 700 aisle.



Thursday, October 26

11 am - 6 pm

Friday, October 27

11 am - 6 pm

Saturday, October 28

11 am - 6 pm

Sunday, October 29

11 am - 4 pm

Festive Tunes

Get in the holiday spirit with local pianist, Kristin Fletcher, playing Christmas classics.

Kristin will be playing daily in the main entrance of the Arena.

Thursday, October 26

10 am - 2 pm

Friday, October 27

10 am - 3 pm

Saturday, October 28

10 am - 3 pm

Sunday, October 29

10 am - 2 pm

Cooking Stage

Tacoma’s top chefs share recipes and cooking techniques to help you prepare a memorable feast for the holidays.

Schedule coming soon...

Presented by:  
Bates Technical College Renewal Remodels & Additions

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