Tacoma Holiday Food & Gift Show

When: October 20-23, 2016

Thursday, October 20 10 am – 8 pm

Friday, October 21 10 am – 8 pm

Saturday, October 22 10 am – 8 pm

Sunday, October 23 10 am – 6 pm

Where: Tacoma Dome

What: It’s a Happy Holiday in October as you SEE, HEAR & FEEL the coming of the holidays at the 34th Annual Tacoma Holiday Food & Gift Festival. With over 550 exhibits in two buildings, including over 250 “new” displays with unique one-of-a-kind gifts and specialty foods, handmade arts & crafts, seasonal decorations and gourmet foods. It’s a perfect way to get ready for the holidays and a great day of fun for everyone!

See a Spectacular Holiday Light Show off the huge 45 foot hanging Christmas tree in the center of the Dome each and every hour of the show. Bring the KIDS to see SANTA in the all new “SANTA VILLAGE” located in the center of the Dome under the Giant Christmas Tree. Kids get in free!

Holiday & Specialty FOODS! Over 100 displays of gourmet foods to sample and buy, including Bundt cakes, cookies, chocolate truffles, sauces, spices, ciders, honey, specialty teas, caramels, pies, frozen yogurt and so much more.

See Cooking Demonstrations for the holidays, featuring the finest professional chefs from noted local restaurants and culinary schools. Learn their secret recipes as they share ways to prepare that special holiday feast. The program is hosted by Tacoma Foodie, Amanda Westbrooke, from City Line on TV Tacoma. Cooking for the holidays is sponsored by Renewal Remodels & Additions and Bates Technical College. For a list of demonstrators, visit www.holidaygiftshows.com/cooking-program

Live Family Entertainment scheduled daily throughout the show – from Santa’s Village, spectacular holiday light show, the 45 foot hanging Christmas tree, live cooking