Share This Page:

Summer Concert Series

Enjoy Live, Local, & Free Music

Every Saturday (& one Sunday!) from June 23rd to September 2nd, 5-7 pm in the Grand Plaza at Point Ruston. August 25th will be a special feature from 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm hosted by KNKX Public Radio.


June 23rd | Bryson Foster Band | Indie Roots
June 30th | Randy Oxford BLUES | Blues
July 7th | Miller Campbell | Country
July 14th | Longstride Music | Reggae
July 21st | South Sound Blues Association. ft. Mark Hurwitz & Gin Creek and Mark Riley | Blues
July 28th | Real Life Click | Hip Hop
Aug 4th | Champagne Sunday | Indie Pop
Aug 11th | Stephanie Anne Johnson and the Highdogs | Soulful Pop
Aug 18th | Lady A | Hi-energy Soul
Aug 25th | KNKX Public Radio | Jazz (Special event: 2 pm – 8 pm) 
Sept 1st | Soul Revue | Live Soul Show
Sept 2nd | Ethan Tucker | Americana Roots








Point Ruston Grand Plaza
5005 Ruston Way
Tacoma, WA 98407

Saturdays (and one Sunday)
5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
June 23rd – September 2nd









We want to thank our sponsors. Their generous donations allow us to put on these fantastic events just for you!

MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care , Silver Cloud Hotels – Tacoma Waterfront, & Showcase Magazine

Farrelli’s Pizza Co., The Intaglio Salon, Tickled Pink, Anthem Coffee Company, Owens Meats, Tree, Obee Credit Union and Jewel Box Cafe


Visiting Point Ruston

Visit Point Ruston without having to drive (or park!) by hopping aboard Tacoma’s convenient Downtown to Defiance Trolley, it stops right by Point Ruston. Learn more here.




  • First hour is free
  • $2.00 an hour
  • All Point Ruston Merchants validate with minimum purchase

Please visit the parking page for all of the details. You will need your license plate number to pay for parking or to validate with a merchant.

If you have any questions or concerns call REPUBLIC PARKING: 253.627.4401

Download The Mobile Pay App for easy management for prepaid parking from your smart phone (Available from Google and Itunes)


There are over 1,000 parking spaces around Point Ruston, including street parking and a public parking garage.

The Main Parking Garage is located  off of Main Street. There are multiple entrances, including off of The Grand Loop and Yacht Club Road. The garage features 3 levels of parking, over 600 stalls, and is open to the public.

Please Note:

  • The Grand Loop is now one way traffic only.
  • As always there is no parking along the Grand Loop near the Grand Plaza. Please use designated stalls only.
  • Some stalls are for loading/unloading only and the time limit is 15 min.
  • Some stalls are for TOGO ordering only