Box Office


Hours of Operation

Noon – 4:00 p.m. Wednesday – Friday
1 - 2 hours prior to most ticketed events.

1001 Yakima Ave, Suite 1, Tacoma, WA 98405

How to Order Tickets:


Admin: 253.346.1723

Since the pandemic began, Tacoma Arts Live has reflected policies in alignment with both state and local health authorities as well as our industry peers as we navigated the many challenges of COVID-19.

We joined performing arts centers nationally to require proof of vaccine or a negative COVID-19 test for entry along with masking as an additional safety measure for all patrons, staff, volunteers, and artists. While Tacoma/Pierce County has not adopted a uniform proof of vaccine requirement for indoor activities like other cities and counties across the country, Tacoma Arts Live did so to help keep our community safe.

As cases are now on a significant downward trend, we have hope that the pandemic is easing to such a level that we may reduce interventions. Based on new Washington State, King and Pierce County policies, guidance, and suggested best practices, Tacoma Arts Live will end the requirement that patrons show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test as of March 12, 2022. Masks are strongly encouraged for everyone in attendance. At most ticketed events, seats are reserved, and will not be socially distanced. Please note that VIVID: A Fundraiser for Arts Access & Education will still request proof of a vaccination or a negative test.

We will continue to require Tacoma Arts Live staff, volunteers, and artists to be fully vaccinated or show proof of a negative Covid-19 test within 72-hours of an event, plus wear masks during all public events.

Thank you for your support and loyalty as Tacoma Arts Live continues to make decisions to protect our community. If you find yourself unable to attend because of continuing concerns about exposure to the virus, please consider making a donation, becoming a member, or purchasing a gift certificate.

Any further changes to our procedures will be communicated via email, website, and social media.

Cleaning procedures. ASM Global and Tacoma Arts Live will remain vigilant to cleaning high-touch surfaces such as elevator buttons, doors, railings, counters, and restrooms frequently.

Screening for symptoms. Staff, volunteers, and artists will be requested to self-screen for COVID-19 symptoms daily (fever, cough, shortness of breath, sore throat, etc.). We request that all patrons self-screen for symptoms prior to arrival as well. If you are ill, please stay home. If you need to make arrangements for your existing tickets due to a COVID-19 related illness or exposure, contact Tacoma Arts Live Box Office at 253.346.1721.

As always, remember to wash your hands frequently and use hand sanitizer if hand washing is not available.

Please plan to arrive early, lines may be longer than usual for entry. We look forward to seeing you soon! Questions? Box Office: 253.346.1721.

Group Rates

Group rates are available for most 'Tacoma Arts Live presents' events.

Groups of 10+ save 10% off regular tickets
Groups of 15+ save 15% off regular tickets
Groups of 20+ save 20% off regular tickets

For reservations, contact the Tacoma Arts Live Box Office at 253.346.1721.

Fees and Methods of Payment:

All orders are subject to additional ticket fees, which vary depending on the type of event and the method of purchase. For most events, tickets purchased by phone and in person at the Box Office will be charged between $2.50 and $5.00 per ticket fee. Tickets purchased online will be charged a per ticket fee that varies by ticket price.

The Box Office accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and personal checks. The Box Office also sells and accepts Tacoma Arts Live Gift Certificates for all Tacoma Arts Live sponsored events.

Ticket Exchanges:

Exchanges for tickets may be made between “Tacoma Arts Live presents” events only. For example, if you cannot attend “Tacoma Arts Live presents Seattle Men’s Chorus” and want to exchange your tickets, you may exchange into any other “Tacoma Arts Live presents” event of your selection. Exchanges are not compatible between organizations. Exchanges must be made at least 24 hours before your original ticketed event. There is a charge of $3 per ticket exchanged.

Student Rush:

TeenTix logoTacoma Arts Live partners with TeenTix to provide cultural access for teens. Any teenager (13-19 years old) can sign up for a free TeenTix pass. The pass entitles them to purchase $5.00 day-of-show tickets for any ‘Tacoma Arts Live presents’ event, along with any of more than 68 other partner organizations. This discount does not necessarily apply to non ‘Tacoma Arts Live presents’ events; please call the Box Office at 253.346.1721 for clarification on what shows are eligible.

Visit for information on how to join the program.

Tickets are non-refundable

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