jw2017

Event Information

Doors Open: 8am daily
Convention Hours Friday & Saturday: 9:20am-5:05pm
Convention Hours Sunday: 9:20am-4pm

Security Update

Enhanced security measures are in place at all Tacoma Dome events, including metal detectors at all entrances. Additional information can be found on the Safety & Security page.

Parking & Directions

Free parking in Tacoma Dome lots, provided by the Convention of Jehovah's Witnesses. Please visit the Parking & Directions page for recommended driving routes and alternate parking options.

Food & Beverages

Outside food and beverages are allowed.

More Information

Jehovah’s Witnesses will return to the Tacoma Dome June 30-July 2, July 7-9, 14-16, and 21-23 with their 2017 “Don’t Give Up” Regional Conventions. 2017 marks the 34th year these regional conventions will be held at the Tacoma Dome and more than 27,000 people from 210 congregations statewide are expected to attend. The last convention will be conducted in Spanish.

Convention hours are Fridays and Saturdays 9:20 am – 4:50 pm and Sundays 9:20 am to 3:30 pm. The events are free and open to the public. The three-day programs feature presentations, video segments, short films and music videos.

Almost one million have attended the Jehovah’s Witnesses Regional Conventions in Tacoma over more than three decades, each year generating more than $2 million in economic impact to the local community.

Jehovah’s Witnesses are members of a worldwide Christian religion who actively share with others information about God and about his Son, Jesus Christ. They have more than eight million Witnesses from 240 countries, and their discourses are available in more than 890 languages.  

For additional information, visit the website