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Pedal with Politicians 2022

Join Downtown On the Go for our annual bike ride with elected officials! There’s lots of new infrastructure coming to Downtown Tacoma- and outside of downtown. We’ll highlight what’s new, what’s missing, and what Tacoma’s bike network could be. This … Continue reading

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Park(ing) Day 2022

The goal of Park(ing) Day is the same as it has been for 17 years: to call attention to the need for more urban open space, generate discussion and debate around how public space is utilized, and to improve the … Continue reading

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Hilltop Family Bike Day

Join Downtown On the Go (DOTG) and 2nd Cycle for the free Hilltop Family Bike Day on Saturday, August 6th from 11am-2pm! Enjoy a fun, youth-friendly bike obstacle course, a four (4) mile family-friendly bike ride through the neighborhood at … Continue reading

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2022 Scavenger Hunt

Curious about Downtown Tacoma? Want to get outside and celebrate summer? Then DOTG has the event for you! Starting out on August 4, the free challenge will send you on a journey through downtown to decode clues, do activities, and … Continue reading

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Ride the Bus with Pierce Conservation District

To celebrate Ride Transit Month, Downtown On the Go is riding the bus with Pierce Conservation District. The event will take place on Thursday, June 23rd from 11:30 am to 1 pm. Participants will meet at Commerce Street Transfer Area Zone C to … Continue reading

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Walk Tacoma: Tacoma Youth Symphony & Friends Music Walk

Explore the vibrant musical culture of downtown Tacoma in this 0.5 mile walk, led by the Tacoma Youth Symphony Association. The walk will begin at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, July 6 in Pierce Transit Park/Theatre Square Park (the park next … Continue reading

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Transit Trivia Night

To celebrate Ride Transit Month, Downtown On the Go, Pierce Transit, and Pierce Trips are teaming up to bring the first annual Transit Trivia event. Individuals or teams (up to 6 players) will answer transit related questions featuring historical facts, … Continue reading

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Walk Tacoma: Brewery District Architecture

Learn about the architectural history of several iconic buildings in downtown’s brewery district on the next in-person tour of the 2022 Walk Tacoma series. The 1.1 mile walk, led by Susan Johnson, the City of Tacoma’s Historic Preservation Coordinator, will … Continue reading

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Bike to Work Day

May is Bike Month all over the world – but the best celebration is right here in Tacoma! On May 20th we will welcome everyone who rides a bike in Tacoma to join us at Campfire Coffee (1554 Market St.) … Continue reading

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Bike Bingo

Celebrate Bike Month by participating in Downtown On the Go’s (DOTG) Bike Bingo Event between May 12th-31st! Download your Bike Bingo card here, or from our Facebook or Instagram pages, then check off boxes by completing activities, visiting locations, and … Continue reading

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