Just blocks away you can cool off this summer at Kandle Park – home to Tacoma’s first outdoor pool with a wave park! This Metro park also offers an expansive playground, skate park, hoops, picnic sites, walking trails, an open field for flying kites and a community garden. Keep an eye on the Metro Parks calendar for Kandle Sunset Cinema. Pack your blankets and lawn chairs for a free outdoor movie!
Less than a mile away in Proctor, you can find — The Metropolitan Market, Knapp’s Restaurant, The Blue Mouse Theatre, Peaks & Pints Craft Beer Store, Pomodoro, Europa Bistro, East West, VivaTacoma — a vibrant restaurant with outdoor seats serving globally influenced vegan dishes, both raw & cooked. Discover Compass Rose, Culpepper Books, Chalet Bowl, locally owned shops for clothing and play, as well as The UPS Store, USPS, plus newly opened Waffle Stop, Top Pot Doughnuts and Olympia Coffee Roasters and more business coming soon like a cute little plant store!
Get out and enjoy the Farmer’s Market on Saturdays you can get all fresh, locally sourced fruits and veggies, enjoy all the http://www.viva4life.com/yummy food vendors and listen to local artists strum their guitar. The Farmers Market is running now through December, along with the new La Paloma Marketplace in 3 locations.
The Westgate North Shopping Center is just a few minutes away from this home. Safeway is an easy stop for groceries, and if you’d rather eat out you can try Joeseppi’s Italian Ristorante, which is a casual family-owned restaurant & deli, or delicious, fresh made burgers, onion rings and shakes at Red Wagon. There’s also a few little shops in this center and Planet Fitness that just opened.