A variety of local gospel groups will take the stage on Saturday at the Gospel Explosion Extravaganza.
The free event is in honor of Veterans Appreciation Day and is sponsored by Ladies Operation Moving Forward. The concert helps bring awareness to the group’s efforts to eliminate homelessness and facilitate self-sufficiency for female veterans and their family members. Programs provide skill training, green job training, career training and other entrepreneur and creative experiences.
The 6 p.m. concert is at Shiloh Baptist Church, 1211 S. I St., Tacoma. It is free, but tickets are required. Go to brownpapertickets.com.