Route 45163

Published on January 19th, 2016 | by Hanna Broback

I turn the radio to 90.1 The Sound. Driving down Sprague from 6th to 19th, the beats and words like punches propel me into the night. An opossum skitters across the street like a creature from ... Read More



David Bowie, musical messiah

Published on January 13th, 2016 | by Troy Kehm-Goins

“Heaven’s in here / among the twilight and stars / you’ll dance to my tongue / well dance on the sun.” —from “Heaven’s in Here” as found on Tin Machine by Tin Machine It took four ... Read More


Scott Haydon 1st night 1

How to First Night

Published on December 30th, 2015 | by Katy Evans

In Tacoma, all parties fade in the gleaming light of our annual downtown revelry known as First Night. This family friendly New Years celebration does everything right: it activates, it welcomes, it shows off how cool ... Read More



Celebrate with Post Defiance at our annual Winter Reading

Published on December 1st, 2015 | by Editorial Staff

Post Defiance is thrilled to once again partner with our generous hosts, the Raisl family, and celebrate the season with our fourth annual Winter Reading. This living room event brings together friends and strangers to share original and published works ... Read More



Tacoma-inspired Halloween costumes

Published on October 26th, 2015 | by Kate Albert Ward

This year, forgo the debasing generic Halloween costume from a warehouse store in favor of a creative costume that displays your Tacoma pride. Join author Kate Albert Ward and local cartoonist R.R. Anderson in exploring just a few of the many possibilities for Tacoma-specific costumes... Read More


FreakNight 2014  crowd

Lose it at the legendary FREAKNIGHT this Halloween

Published on October 26th, 2015 | by Bryce Smith

FreakNight is the longest running Halloween music festival of its kind and this October the “sinister circus” will fill our own big top, the Tacoma Dome, with the best in groundbreaking electronic dance music – and of course some ... Read More

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