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Coulee Dam, Washington: Grand Coulee Dam Laser Light Show

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Dam Visitor Center

Address:
Columbia Ave., Coulee Dam, WA
Directions:
The best seats for the show are provided at the Dam Visitor Center parking lot, on the east side of Hwy 155/Columbia Ave.
Hours:
Nightly Mem. Day weekend - Sep. 30; time varies with the month. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
509-633-9265
Admission:
Free
RA Rates:
Major Fun
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Grand Coulee Dam laser show.

Grand Coulee Dam Laser Light Show

Nightly laser performance on water cascading down the face of the dam, the largest laser light show in the world.

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Grand Coulee Dam Laser Light Shoe

We believe the script for this light show has changed since your original story was written. It's no longer from the viewpoint of the river, for one thing. Local tribes have contributed to the script, so it's more balanced in a very neutral way about the help/harm done by the dam. It still has a goofy Coulee Tunes opening and it still kind of glorifies the Bureau of Reclamation, which sounds like the agency Wall-E worked for.

[Marcia, 09/28/2022]

As we'd noted, the show changed significantly in 2014, but remains the largest laser light show in the world.


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