CALL FOR ARTS ACTIVITIES – 13th Annual Tacoma Arts Month, October 2014

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Will you be hosting an arts event in October?

Do you want to contribute to the arts programming offered in Tacoma, build community, and benefit from free publicity?

Submit your arts activity for inclusion in the 2014 Tacoma Arts Month online calendar!

The Tacoma Arts Commission is seeking submissions of arts activities happening during our thirteenth annual Tacoma Arts Month this October. They are looking for a variety of activities spanning all categories of art and culture including but not limited to music, visual art, literary art, dance, theater, and film.

If you will be hosting an exhibition, performance, class, workshop, reception, lecture, tour, artists’ market, celebration, meeting, presentation, or any other programming, let them know. They will list your arts event in an interactive and searchable online calendar of events on There is no cost to you. They will be promoting the many events going on throughout the month through newspaper and magazine advertisements and articles, email newsletters, television ads, radio ads, and through a variety of social media outlets.

This month would not be possible without the participation of local businesses, organizations, and community members. You are encouraged to participate by hosting your own arts activity or event.

Deadline for submissions is August 10, 2014. To qualify, your arts activity must be located within the City of Tacoma limits and occur during the month of October.

To participate, submit the following two items:

  1. Online Tacoma Arts Month Activity Submission form

Go to and fill out the online form.

Please note: If you are submitting multiple events, please fill out a form for each event.

  1. A digital photograph (optional) to be used for promoting this event. Image must be at least 150 ppi. Email digital images to Please put “Activities_Your Event Namein the subject line.

Questions? Contact Naomi at or by calling (253) 591-5191.