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Category: Tacoma Dome


Bon Jovi is #1 worldwide tour of the year

On Oct. 5 you’ll get a chance to be experience the world’s number one touring band: Bob Jovi.

The band made the top-grossing spot with “BON JOVI Because We Can – The Tour,” according to Pollstar Magazine. The tour will land at the Tacoma Dome on Oct. 5.

The tour, which began in February 2013, has sold out venues around the world, bringing in over $142 million.

The tour features a state-of-the-art production which emulates a larger-than-life classic 1959 Buick Electra. To view the stadium stage production—known as “Sofia”—in action, click:


Drake to play Tacoma Dome Sept. 26

Grammy winner Drake will be playing the Tacoma Dome on September 26, part of his Would You Like A Tour?, it was announced today.

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, June 21.

The Would You Like A Tour? tour (I know…awkward) kicks off the day before in Portland with special guest Miguel.

Here’s more from the announcement:

Grammy Award-winning, multi-platinum selling recording artist Drake today announced his 41-city North American WOULD YOU LIKE A TOUR? arena tour in support of his highly anticipated upcoming album release NOTHING WAS THE SAME, due out later this year.

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Jason Aldean to play Tacoma Dome on Sept. 27

Country singer Jason Aldean brings his Night Train Tour 2013 to the Tacoma Dome for a Sept. 27 show. He’ll be sharing the evening with Jake Owen and Thomas Rhett.

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday at, all Ticketmaster outlets, or by phone at 800-745-3000.


Bon Jovi headed to Tacoma Dome for Oct. 5 show

UPDATE (June 4): Single, regular tickets that were orignially announced to go on sale on Saturday, June 8 will now go on sale at 10 a.m. Monday, June 10.

Bon Jovi announced today that the Tacoma Dome is going to be a stop on its “Because We Can” tour on Oct. 5.

The band is offering all sorts of VIP packages – pricey additions but full of swag and backstage access. Check out their website for full details. VIP/backstage tickets for the Tacoma show go on sale at 10 a.m. on June 4.

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Rock and Roll Never Forgets: Bob Seger to play Tacoma Dome

Bob Seger and The Silver Bullet Band are coming to the Tacoma Dome on Friday, March 29 for the first leg of their Rock And Roll Never Forgets 2013 Tour. Tickets go on sale Saturday, February 2 at 9 a.m.

The tour will kick off February 27th in Toledo, Ohio. The Tacoma show will include Joe Walsh as a special guest.

Here’s more from the announcement:

Seger has written and recorded many timeless classics throughout his career, including “Turn The Page,” “Night Moves,” “Mainstreet,” “Against The Wind,” “Hollywood Nights,” “Like A Rock,” “Rock And Roll Never Forgets,”

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New Kids on the Block, 98 Degrees and Boyz II Men headed to Tacoma for July show

New Kids on the Block, 98 Degrees and Boyz II Men are joining forces for a Tacoma Dome show on July 9.

It’s been a long time since any of these guys could call themselves kids or boyz but their ardent fans don’t seem to mind. NKOTB is the headliner for The Package tour. Tickets go on sale February 2 at

NKOTB: The multi-platinum selling group will release their new album, 10, on April 2 with the first single “Remix (I Like The)” coming out on iTunes on January 28.

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Fleetwood Mac coming to Tacoma in May

Fleetwood Mac will perform at 8 p.m. May 20 at the Tacoma Dome, Live Nation announced.

The rock group, best known for hits such as “Dreams,” “Go Your Own Way” and “The Chain,” has reunited for a 2013 tour. Mick Fleetwood, John McVie, Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks are all on board for the 34-city junket.

According to The Associated Press, the band has new songs but isn’t necessarily putting out a new album in 2013. Fleetwood Mac has not released a new album since 2003.

Tickets for the show are $58.59 to $164.10 through Ticketmaster. They

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Five days of food and gifts begins now

Today at 11 a.m. the Tacoma Dome swings open its doors for the 30th Annual Tacoma Holiday Food & Gift Festival. The event runs through Sunday.

With more than 600 exhibits it’s the largest holiday event on the West Coast. Yes, we’re still in October but I suppose you can’t start selling holiday items too soon.

Vendors will be offering arts and crafts, gifts, seasonal decorations and gourmet foods.

Here are some highlights:

“Cooking for the Holidays” showcases local chefs, culinary schools and restaurants. This event features culinary artists sharing recipes and special techniques to help you

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