Saturday, Dec. 6 | 10th Annual Dickens Festival | 8:30 AM to 6 PM
Events All Day in the Stadium District
8:30 AM Run Like the Dickens Races Registration | Division Avenue side of Wright Park (watch for signs); Rain or shine; FREE event
9:00 AM Mile Run Start, Immediately followed by the Duck Pond Run, Awards presented
Organizer: Martha Mendenhall, member of USATF Masters Track and Field Team and winner of 3 world championships
New this year: Partnership with WW Seymour Conservatory:
Victorian Holiday Celebration | Dec. 6, 2014 |10 am-3 pm
Poinsettia displays, visits with Santa, staff in beautiful Victorian costumes;modest admission fee for adults, children are free.
(Catch a Horse & carriage ride from Dickens Festival Rankos’ Pharmacy
5:15 PM Procession of Stars encircling Wright Park graciously provided by Artists 4 Life in the Sound | Assemble at Titus Will Showroom 633 Division Av at 5 pm | Visit www.TacomasOutsidersGuide.com to learn more.
From 11 am until 5 pm: continual musical and theatrical entertainment will be found throughout the day at First Presbyterian Annex, King’s Books and Titus Will Showroom.
- Free carriage rides
- Craft vendors
- Beard and costume contest with varied prizes for winners!
- Victorian dress is encouraged for all ages. All activities are free of charge.
Sunday, Dec. 7 | John Doan Concert “Christmas Unplugged” | 7 PM
7 PM Center for Spiritual Living 206 N J Street Tacoma 98403
Adults: $ 20; Children: Free | Reserve tickets at Brown Paper Tickets