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Free Third Thursday
December 21, 2017 @ 5:00 pm8:00 pm

Tacoma Art Museum joins other local museums in staying open late (5–8 pm) and free to the public on the third Thursday of every month.

Enjoy all of our exhibitions on view, create a holiday card inspired by still life in TAM Studio, and enjoy sweet and savory treats from P&J’s Waffle Delight!

Don’t miss the final weeks of Two Centuries of American Still-Life Painting: The Frank and Michelle Hevrdejs Collection! On view at TAM through January 7, 2018.

Happy Hour in the TAM Cafe

4 –7 pm

Free museum admission begins at 5 pm. However, paid admission is not required to visit the TAM Cafe. Come early and relax in the TAM Cafe for happy hour discounts on beer, wine, and snacks.

Lettuce Presents: Live Art Still-Life

6 –8 pm

Feel the electricity of art as it is being made! Lettuce, an innovative live art event, will feature local artists as they create still lifes using various mediums, all inspired by Two Centuries of American Still-Life Painting: The Frank and Michelle Hevrdejs Collection. Experience the artists’ process and techniques, meet the creators and hear their stories. Come curious, leave inspired. 21+ only. More Info

F.O.A.M. for Teens – Gingerbread Architecture

6 –8 pm

Join TAM’s Teen Art Council for F.O.A.M., a free night of Film, Open mic, Art, or Making just for teens! Stop by the Tacoma Art Museum every third Thursday from 6 to 8 pm. This month, we will be exploring gingerbread architecture. Don’t stay at home, go to F.O.A.M.!


Photo by Kris Crews.

Free Third Thursdays are generously sponsored byColumbiaBankcolor