Tag: Pierce County

Tacoma – Washington’s Hidden Gem

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Alexandra Lev  partnered with Tacoma South Sound Sports Commission to create this blog. When you think of a city on the water with a snow-capped volcanic peak in the distance what do you think of? I used to always think of Seattle and Mount Rainier. After moving to the PNW I quickly learned that the gateway…

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Run For Your Life – To End Addiction

Run For Your Life – To End Addiction 677 605 Tacoma South Sound Sports Commission

This 5k Run/Walk is no ordinary race, but an event where every step has a purpose. Come out to walk or run in memory of someone you have lost to addiction or in celebration of someone who has overcome a hurt, habit or hang up. It is a race to acknowledge the many forms of…

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Meet Tacoma’s Inspiring Athletes. Better Yet, Become One.

Meet Tacoma’s Inspiring Athletes. Better Yet, Become One. 840 560 Tacoma South Sound Sports Commission

Look up the word “Tacoma” and you’ll find definitions ranging from “snow covered mountain” to “mother of all waters.” But the unifying theme in each translation is outdoor fun. With its majestic mountain peaks, vibrant city and energetic sea, Tacoma and the South Sound is the place for any type of outdoor sport, whether by…

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Tacoma Highland Games

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A free ($5 parking) evening showcase featuring outstanding Celtic music will be held from 6-9:00 PM on Friday, June 22nd. On Saturday June 23rd, enjoy a “family friendly” day of Scottish competition bagpipes, Scottish dancers, heavy athletics, clan gathering , food and commercial vendors, children’s activities, harpers’ circle, mead tasting and an on-site beer garden.

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Trails & Ales

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A panel discussion on how our region’s trail network will be built out and maintained to preserve and increase opportunities for outdoor recreation and active transportation.

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