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LouieFest 2012

Tacoma's Summer Music & Arts Festival

Car Show
LouieFest TV
Vendor Info
LeMay Museum
About Us

LouieFest 2012

at LeMay

America's Car Museum


Saturday & Sunday,

July 28th & 29th

10 am to Dusk



4 Stages - 40 Bands

Car Show - Arts - Food

Children's Activtities

Special Events - Entertainers

Includes LeMay ACM Admission

Beer Garden - 1000 Guitars Finale

Bring your lawn chairs!



on Sale Now!

Purchase Online



 1 Day Pass: $15 Adv. $20 at Gate

Weekend Pass: $25 Adv. $30 at Gate

Under age 12: $10 all Weekend

Military/Senior discounts available day of show, same as presale pricing


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See the July 25th

Evening Magazine article

with Meeghan Black from



Learn the fascinating and true

history of "Louie Louie".




Gear Up for 1000 Guitars with this special offer from LouieFest and the Guitar Center click here for the 411.



Accommodations at:

Best Western PLUS

Tacoma Dome Hotel

Contact: Marcie Smith

(253) 272-7737 ext. 106

Request LouieFest Corp Rate


7pm Friday July 27th
Pantages Theater
The official LouieFest kick off show:

7pm Saturday July 28th

LeMay Main Stage

Moby Grape

"Tacoma's own Jerry Miller

playing his hometown with the 

'Grape' for the first time ever!"

6pm Sunday July 29th

LeMay Main Stage

1000 Guitars Finale

Everyone bring your guitar  to play Louie Louie in unison! Outlets provided for your amplifiers.

Learn how to play Louie Louie click here.

Get this year's official poster here.

See the July 23rd interview from 95.7 KJR's 

Bob Rivers Show!

Featuring members of the Sonics, Kingsmen,

Moby Grape &

The Wailers playing

Louie Louie!

Louie Louie click here.

Full interview here.




Steve Peterson, Freddie Dennis, Buck Ormsby, Larry Parypa, Jerry Miller.   






Our Sponsors

Special Thanks
Bells Latta   ~  Vince's Loans  ~  The Tempest   ~  Hilltop Loans  ~  T.R. Sporar CPA ~ Jake Hose
     All Green Garden   ~  Tracy Wiegman  ~  ~  Northwest Costume  ~  Nick Ehli Limousine