Pierce County Events Calendar

This calendar is the place to find fun events happening throughout Pierce County including Tacoma, Puyallup, , Lakewood and beyond.

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Oct
17
Thu
Lhakpa Gelu Sherpa – Legendary Everest & Rainier Climbing Guide @ Eatonville Baptist Church
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm

Mr. Lhakpa Gelu Sherpa, world record holder for the fastest ascent of Mount Everest, will lecture on his historic climb, and mountaineering career at 6 p.m. on Thursday, October 17th, at Eatonville Baptist Church. This event is free and open to the public, and sponsored by the Eatonville Lions Club.

Lhakpa Sherpa summited the world’s tallest peak 15 times in his 12 year career as a Mount Everest guide. During eight years as a Mount Rainier Guide, Mr Sherpa summited nearly 100 times. He holds the world record for fastest ascent from Base Camp to Mt Everest’s summit.

The October 17th presentation is free, but attendees are asked to bring a food or cash donation for the Lhapka Gelu Foundation, and the Eatonville Food Bank.

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Oct
19
Sat
Stream Cleanup: Protect and Restore Clover Creek Creek, Salmon Are Orca Food!
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Creeks are vital to the health of salmon breeding which provides a critical food source for the Orcas.The Chambers Clover Watershed Council invites you to join us to improve water quality for our community – salmon and Orcas included! We will pick up trash along Clover Creek in Lakewood. The creek has a low water level this fall and a variety of trash needs to be removed. Join us for an hour or longer! We will provide trash bags, some gloves, snacks, and directions. Please: Dress for the weather! Wear boots/waders for the muddy or low water creek bottom; Bring garden or work gloves; Bring water to drink.We will meet at the end of 47th Avenue SW in Lakewood (map below). The parking area will be marked with orange cones.

From Lakewood west of IH5, proceed south down Bridgeport Way toward JBLM.
When you reach Pacific Hwy, turn left onto Pacific Highway.
Proceed past Denny’s for about 1/2 mile.
Turn right onto 47th Avenue SW. There is a Ford dealership at this corner.
Drive 1/2 mile to the end of 47th where it dead ends at Clover Creek. Look for orange cones and parking.

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Nov
9
Sat
Veterans Enjoy Free Admission @ Northwest Trek
Nov 9 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Veterans Enjoy Free Admission @ Northwest Trek

VETERANS ENJOY FREE ADMISSION TO NORTHWEST TREK WILDLIFE PARK
AND POINT DEFIANCE ZOO & AQUARIUM NOV. 9-11
Veterans’ Appreciation Days honor their service to America

TACOMA, Wash. – U.S. military veterans are invited to enjoy the splendor of Northwest Trek Wildlife Park and the wonder of Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium at no charge on Nov. 9, 10 and 11.

Veterans’ immediate family members will receive half-off general admission at each zoo.

The Veterans’ Appreciation Days offer is open to all men and women who are serving or have served honorably in the United States armed services.

The Veterans Day observed holiday this year is Nov. 11. But the Zoo and Northwest Trek are honoring veterans with this special discount all weekend.

Proof of military service is required for free admission. Acceptable documents include military or veteran identification card, discharge papers or any other proof of military service.

Northwest Trek will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. all three days.

Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on those days.

For more information, go to www.nwtrek.org or www.pdza.org.

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Veterans Enjoy Free Admission @ Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium
Nov 9 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Veterans Enjoy Free Admission @ Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

VETERANS ENJOY FREE ADMISSION TO NORTHWEST TREK WILDLIFE PARK
AND POINT DEFIANCE ZOO & AQUARIUM NOV. 9-11
Veterans’ Appreciation Days honor their service to America

TACOMA, Wash. – U.S. military veterans are invited to enjoy the splendor of Northwest Trek Wildlife Park and the wonder of Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium at no charge on Nov. 9, 10 and 11.

Veterans’ immediate family members will receive half-off general admission at each zoo.

The Veterans’ Appreciation Days offer is open to all men and women who are serving or have served honorably in the United States armed services.

The Veterans Day observed holiday this year is Nov. 11. But the Zoo and Northwest Trek are honoring veterans with this special discount all weekend.

Proof of military service is required for free admission. Acceptable documents include military or veteran identification card, discharge papers or any other proof of military service.

Northwest Trek will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. all three days.

Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on those days.

For more information, go to www.nwtrek.org or www.pdza.org.

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Nov
10
Sun
Veterans Enjoy Free Admission @ Northwest Trek
Nov 10 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Veterans Enjoy Free Admission @ Northwest Trek

VETERANS ENJOY FREE ADMISSION TO NORTHWEST TREK WILDLIFE PARK
AND POINT DEFIANCE ZOO & AQUARIUM NOV. 9-11
Veterans’ Appreciation Days honor their service to America

TACOMA, Wash. – U.S. military veterans are invited to enjoy the splendor of Northwest Trek Wildlife Park and the wonder of Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium at no charge on Nov. 9, 10 and 11.

Veterans’ immediate family members will receive half-off general admission at each zoo.

The Veterans’ Appreciation Days offer is open to all men and women who are serving or have served honorably in the United States armed services.

The Veterans Day observed holiday this year is Nov. 11. But the Zoo and Northwest Trek are honoring veterans with this special discount all weekend.

Proof of military service is required for free admission. Acceptable documents include military or veteran identification card, discharge papers or any other proof of military service.

Northwest Trek will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. all three days.

Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on those days.

For more information, go to www.nwtrek.org or www.pdza.org.

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Veterans Enjoy Free Admission @ Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium
Nov 10 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Veterans Enjoy Free Admission @ Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

VETERANS ENJOY FREE ADMISSION TO NORTHWEST TREK WILDLIFE PARK
AND POINT DEFIANCE ZOO & AQUARIUM NOV. 9-11
Veterans’ Appreciation Days honor their service to America

TACOMA, Wash. – U.S. military veterans are invited to enjoy the splendor of Northwest Trek Wildlife Park and the wonder of Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium at no charge on Nov. 9, 10 and 11.

Veterans’ immediate family members will receive half-off general admission at each zoo.

The Veterans’ Appreciation Days offer is open to all men and women who are serving or have served honorably in the United States armed services.

The Veterans Day observed holiday this year is Nov. 11. But the Zoo and Northwest Trek are honoring veterans with this special discount all weekend.

Proof of military service is required for free admission. Acceptable documents include military or veteran identification card, discharge papers or any other proof of military service.

Northwest Trek will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. all three days.

Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on those days.

For more information, go to www.nwtrek.org or www.pdza.org.

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Nov
11
Mon
Veterans Enjoy Free Admission @ Northwest Trek
Nov 11 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Veterans Enjoy Free Admission @ Northwest Trek

VETERANS ENJOY FREE ADMISSION TO NORTHWEST TREK WILDLIFE PARK
AND POINT DEFIANCE ZOO & AQUARIUM NOV. 9-11
Veterans’ Appreciation Days honor their service to America

TACOMA, Wash. – U.S. military veterans are invited to enjoy the splendor of Northwest Trek Wildlife Park and the wonder of Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium at no charge on Nov. 9, 10 and 11.

Veterans’ immediate family members will receive half-off general admission at each zoo.

The Veterans’ Appreciation Days offer is open to all men and women who are serving or have served honorably in the United States armed services.

The Veterans Day observed holiday this year is Nov. 11. But the Zoo and Northwest Trek are honoring veterans with this special discount all weekend.

Proof of military service is required for free admission. Acceptable documents include military or veteran identification card, discharge papers or any other proof of military service.

Northwest Trek will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. all three days.

Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on those days.

For more information, go to www.nwtrek.org or www.pdza.org.

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Veterans Enjoy Free Admission @ Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium
Nov 11 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Veterans Enjoy Free Admission @ Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

VETERANS ENJOY FREE ADMISSION TO NORTHWEST TREK WILDLIFE PARK
AND POINT DEFIANCE ZOO & AQUARIUM NOV. 9-11
Veterans’ Appreciation Days honor their service to America

TACOMA, Wash. – U.S. military veterans are invited to enjoy the splendor of Northwest Trek Wildlife Park and the wonder of Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium at no charge on Nov. 9, 10 and 11.

Veterans’ immediate family members will receive half-off general admission at each zoo.

The Veterans’ Appreciation Days offer is open to all men and women who are serving or have served honorably in the United States armed services.

The Veterans Day observed holiday this year is Nov. 11. But the Zoo and Northwest Trek are honoring veterans with this special discount all weekend.

Proof of military service is required for free admission. Acceptable documents include military or veteran identification card, discharge papers or any other proof of military service.

Northwest Trek will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. all three days.

Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on those days.

For more information, go to www.nwtrek.org or www.pdza.org.

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Nov
29
Fri
Holiday Adventure @ Sprinker Recreation Center
Nov 29 all-day

Experience the best and brightest of Pierce County Parks newest attractions this winter at Spanaway Region Park with the Holiday Adventure package. Enjoy savings during this holiday season while making terrific memories with your family! Ice Bumper Cars, Ice Skating, Fantasy Lights, an exclusive goodie bag and so much more await.
Book a one night’s stay in Dupont with a hotel of your choice and be sure to add our Holiday Adventure package during the redeemable time frame. You and your family will receive discounts over 50% to amazing offers at Spanaway Regional Park for a small fee added to your room.

The Holiday Adventure package includes:
• 4 Ice Bumper Car tickets at Sprinker Recreation Center in Tacoma.
Ice Bumper Cars time slots are limited and based on availability. Reserving your session is highly recommended. Ice Bumper Cars schedule, rules and regulations are provided in the link above. Reservations can be made at: 253-798-4000
• 4 Ice Skating passes at Sprinker Recreation Center in Tacoma.
• 1 car admission to Fantasy Lights at Spanaway Park the Northwest’s largest outdoor holiday drive-through light display.
The Holiday Adventure package is redeemable from November 28 through December 31, 2019. Check each hotel website for specific “black-out” dates. Prices of hotel rooms vary and are determined by hotels.

Participating hotels in Dupont, WA are:
Best Western Liberty Inn
FairBridge Inn & Suites
Fairfield by Marriott
Hampton Inn by Hilton
Home 2 Suites by Hilton

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Nov
30
Sat
Holiday Adventure @ Sprinker Recreation Center
Nov 30 all-day

Experience the best and brightest of Pierce County Parks newest attractions this winter at Spanaway Region Park with the Holiday Adventure package. Enjoy savings during this holiday season while making terrific memories with your family! Ice Bumper Cars, Ice Skating, Fantasy Lights, an exclusive goodie bag and so much more await.
Book a one night’s stay in Dupont with a hotel of your choice and be sure to add our Holiday Adventure package during the redeemable time frame. You and your family will receive discounts over 50% to amazing offers at Spanaway Regional Park for a small fee added to your room.

The Holiday Adventure package includes:
• 4 Ice Bumper Car tickets at Sprinker Recreation Center in Tacoma.
Ice Bumper Cars time slots are limited and based on availability. Reserving your session is highly recommended. Ice Bumper Cars schedule, rules and regulations are provided in the link above. Reservations can be made at: 253-798-4000
• 4 Ice Skating passes at Sprinker Recreation Center in Tacoma.
• 1 car admission to Fantasy Lights at Spanaway Park the Northwest’s largest outdoor holiday drive-through light display.
The Holiday Adventure package is redeemable from November 28 through December 31, 2019. Check each hotel website for specific “black-out” dates. Prices of hotel rooms vary and are determined by hotels.

Participating hotels in Dupont, WA are:
Best Western Liberty Inn
FairBridge Inn & Suites
Fairfield by Marriott
Hampton Inn by Hilton
Home 2 Suites by Hilton

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