Posts Tagged ‘festival’

festival // Fall Free for All : 2012

festival // Fall Free for All : 2012

This October, Tacoma’s Broadway Center hosted a weekend-long arts and cultural festival in the heart of downtown Tacoma—the 2012 Fall Free For All. We managed to capture a few of the excellent music performances along with several of the other sights and experiences—the wide variety of which represented some of Tacoma’s and the greater Pac NW’s best [...]


festival // Squeak + Squawk : 2012

festival // Squeak + Squawk : 2012

After a brief haitus, Tacoma’s Squeak + Squawk returned last weekend with its third music festival. The 2012 festival took place across several Tacoma venues and featured a broad and dynamic lineup from Tacoma favorites to global buzz bands—or both. Case in point is local Tacoman Brad Oberhofer (SOTA grad!) who played at The Space [...]


festival // First Night ’11 : Drew Grow & the Pastors’ Wives

festival // First Night '11 : Drew Grow & the Pastors' Wives

Fire-breathing dragons were on parade, kids were break-dancing and spray-painting, the tough girls where on roller skates and rabbits and tigers soared overhead. It was New Year’s Eve in Tacoma. And shortly before the last night of 2011 suddenly became the First Night of 2012, Portland natives and Tacoma favorites Drew Grow & the Pastors’ [...]


festival // Fall Free for All : 2011

festival // Fall Free for All : 2011

In October, Tacoma’s Broadway Center hosted a weekend-long arts and cultural festival in the heart of downtown Tacoma—the 2011 Fall Free for All. We managed to capture a few of the excellent music performances by some of the northwest’s best local musicians. Above is the first video—locals Concours d’Elegance blowing away the crowd with their tight new [...]


getaway // Doe Bay Fest : 2011

getaway // Doe Bay Fest : 2011

We had just joined the cult of Tacoma and were still figuring out the way to Bluebeard Coffee when you could say nature called. At least we felt demographically compelled by the wave of movement from Tacoma to the northern climes of that pristine San Juan archipelago, following a mass exodus of beards, jorts, Ray-Bans, [...]


music // Doe Bay Festival : 2010 : Orcas Island

music // Doe Bay Festival : 2010 : Orcas Island

In a matter of mere hours (depending on ferry traffic) a weary Tacoman can escape the clutches of urban life for the pastoral landscapes and pristine beaches of the San Juan Islands. There’s no better time to do this than during the weekend of the annual Doe Bay Festival on Orcas Island. Think of it [...]