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Aug. 17, 2009 at 1:30pm

McCabe's Unplugged

Line-dancing into a distant memory?

The red neon glow of the McCabe's sign won't shine tonight. Though closed for months the sign has still been drawing power and shining like a beacon of it's dodgy past. A crew was out this noon hour cutting them off 'cause, according to them, it seems the owner wasn't interested in paying the bill anymore.

So what's next for this ill-fated night spot in SoDo? My hopes is a "for sale" sign. So how would you like to see this spot and it's ample parking used? Another restaurant/dance club/bar? Anit-berm HQ? Paid dome parking?

Previous McCabe's goodness via FeedTacoma search

Photo courtesy me from a 2007 shooting incident at McCabe's

comments [6]  |  posted under bars, closed, mccabes, night life, power, tacoma

Comments

by intacoma on 8/17/2009 @ 1:35pm
shooting range

by seejane on 8/17/2009 @ 2:58pm
Alfi's Salmon House would be nice... I really liked that alder salmon in the 80s

by Nick on 8/17/2009 @ 3:46pm
@intacoma

obviously a shooting range wouldn't be profitable here, the inability for McCabe's to pay their utility bill proves that (note tongue firmly pressed against cheek)

by Erik on 8/17/2009 @ 3:51pm
shooting range

They already tried that one I think.

by panachronic on 8/17/2009 @ 3:54pm
Build a berm on top of it.

by Angela Jossy on 8/17/2009 @ 7:51pm
A Tacoma franchise of The Showbox would be awesome!

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