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Hilltop Family Bike Day

Join Downtown On the Go (DOTG),  2nd Cycle, and Alchemy Skateboarding for the third annual free Hilltop Family Bike Day on Saturday, August 17th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.! Enjoy a fun, youth-friendly bike obstacle course, skateboarding, free helmets for youth, snacks, … Continue reading

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Hilltop Neighborhood Walking Tour

Join us for the Hilltop Neighborhood Walk! Experience firsthand how the T-Link expansion, changing demographics, and new development projects are rapidly transforming the social and economic fabric of Tacoma’s historically Black neighborhood. Walk with us as we hear from local … Continue reading

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Social & Book Reading with Anna Zivarts & Tom Fucoloro

Join Downtown On the Go, The Urbanist, and friends for a two part book event with Anna Zivarts and Tom Fucoloro on Saturday August 3rd! RSVP strongly encouraged using the form below. Anna Zivarts is a low-vision parent, nondriver and … Continue reading

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Walk Tacoma: Tacoma Youth Symphony and Friends Walking Tour!

Join us July 10, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. for our upcoming walking tour in partnership with the Tacoma Youth Symphony Association (TYSA). This event has become a beloved tradition, celebrated for its vibrant showcase of the performing and musical … Continue reading

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Transit Trivia

June is “Ride Transit Month” in Washington! Celebrate with Pierce Transit, Ride Together Pierce, and Downtown On the Go at our third annual in-person trivia event. Individuals or teams (up to 6 players) will answer transit related questions featuring historical … Continue reading

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Bike Month 2024!

May is Bike Month! We’re celebrating all things cycling all month long. You can find more Bike Month events from our partners at Bike253.com Downtown On the Go Bike Month Events – more info to come Bike to Work Day … Continue reading

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Walk Tacoma 2024: Immigrant History Walk

Join us for a walk on May 15th, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., covering Old Town and Immigrant History! This is a wider immigration-themed tour, including an overlook of Chinese Reconciliation Park, led along N 30th street, which includes stops … Continue reading

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Walk Tacoma 2024: Behind-the-Scenes Theater Tour

Walk Tacoma is back for 2024! Join us for the kick off on April 17th, 12 p.m. to 1 p.m., providing a behind-the-scenes look at Tacoma’s local theaters. This walk will focus on the structural elements of theater production that … Continue reading

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Downtown On the Go – Call for Walk Tacoma Volunteers!

Dear Downtown On the Go Volunteers, We’ve got some awesome walks planned for 2024 as we gear up to celebrate 15 years of Walk Tacoma! So let’s shake off those wintertime blues, shed those big winter jackets, and get ready … Continue reading

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Friday Forums 2024 – Following the Numbers: Affordable Housing & Density

Tacoma is experiencing a housing crisis and an identity crisis as it grapples with the increasing need for affordable housing and greater density. How do we know what and where to build, and how do we measure the impacts – … Continue reading

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