Wedding Venue – Foss Waterway Seaport

Tacoma Wedding Venue Foss Waterway

Foss Waterway Seaport

Driving Directions to 705 Dock Street:

  1. From I-5, take the City Center/Tacoma Dome exit #133.
  2. Merge onto I-705 and follow the signs for Schuster Parkway.
  3. After you exit to Schuster Parkway, you will turn right at the light (4th Street Bridge).
  4. After crossing the bridge, the road turns to the south again and becomes Dock Street.
  5. The Seaport is in the Balfour Dock building (705 Dock Street), which is the second building on the left.

Free parking for Seaport guests is available in the small parking lot directly adjacent to the Seaport building. A larger pay lot is located north of the Seaport if our spaces are full.  Both lots are monitored. There is additional free street parking adjacent to the pay lot.


Driving Directions to  our offices at 459-A East 15th Street:

  1. From I-5, take the City Center/Tacoma Dome exit #133.
  2. Keep right at the fork in the ramp.
  3. Turn right onto E. 26th St.
  4. Take the 2nd left onto E. D St.
  5. E. D St. becomes E. 15th St.
  6. 459-A  E. 15th Street is on the left.


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Tacoma Wedding Venue – Enjoy the extraordinary beauty of our historic Balfour Dock building with its dramatic window wall and intricate bridge truss-style ceilings soaring 55 feet above the exhibit hall floor with direct access to our beautiful esplanade.

  • Customizable spaces ideal for weddings, receptions, reunions, proms, company events, fund raisers, concerts & more  . . .
  • Panoramic views of the Thea Foss Waterway, Commencement Bay, Mt. Rainier and the Tacoma city skyline
  • 420 feet of beautiful waterfront esplanade
  • 1,200 lineal feet of guest moorage with secured gangway access to dock
  • Enthusiastic staff assistance to help plan and staff your event
Main Exhibit Hall:  This grand room houses historic maritime artifacts and exhibits, adding interesting, unique facets for guests to enjoy during events held in this adjustable space. Our new window wall offers natural lighting and views of the active waterfront area. Ideal for events up to 400 seated and 800 reception style.  Minimum rental required.
Esplanade: This restored and upgraded outdoor esplanade spans the length of the Balfour Dock Building and provides up to 420 linear feet of social gathering space. Views of Commencement Bay, the Working Waterway, Mount Rainier, docks and floats, and a fascinating variety of marine traffic make this a great location for outdoor celebrations including your wedding ceremony.  Enjoy convenient access to guest moorage and the connecting Thea Foss Park and beach. Sound and activity restrictions may apply to events in this area.)

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Tacoma Wedding Venue Foss Waterway
Tacoma Wedding Venue Foss Waterway
Tacoma Wedding Venue Foss Waterway
Tacoma Wedding Venue Foss Waterway

To learn more about the events we have supported at this venue, please contact us to begin planning today. We would enjoy assisting you with the details regarding flowers, decor and planning.  We offer event / wedding planning, “day of” coordination, and beautiful flowers for all occasions including weddings, holidays, private and corporate events.  Let us help plan your next grand event by assisting with the details and bringing the freshest and most beautiful flowers to give it that special touch.  With two locations, we serve both the Puyallup / Tacoma area, and the Lake Chelan / Wenatchee / Leavenworth communities.

View The “Weddings by Venue” Page To See Our Event Pictures For This Venue