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Walk Tacoma Architecture Walk

June is Walk Tacoma Month, and Downtown On the Go will be celebrating it by holding two walk events on the first and third Wednesdays of the month.  The Architecture Walk will be on June 5, and the Museum Walk … Continue reading

Bike to Work Day is May 17, 2019!

Stretch your legs and dust off your helmet because May 17, 2019 is Bike to Work Day! Bike along Fawcett to Honey at Alma Mater, where we will be serving up hot coffee ~free~ for those who bike. Meet us there anytime … Continue reading

Tap Into Tacoma’s Brewery District

Learn about Tacoma’s historic Brewery District, visit one of the local breweries, and find out why Tacoma has been a draw for brewers on Downtown On the Go’s Walk Tacoma Brewery Walk, Wednesday, May 1 from 5:15 – 6:30 p.m.  The … Continue reading

Celebrate 10 Years of Walk Tacoma

Put on your walking shoes and get ready to explore downtown Tacoma on foot through Downtown On the Go’s Walk Tacoma series. This year the series will be celebrating its 10-year anniversary with favorite walk events from the past nine … Continue reading

Good Design & Public Space

Join us on March 22, from noon – 1 p.m. at the Pantages Theater, as we investigate how beautiful public space betters a city, how art makes you feel safer on the sidewalk, and what murals mean for livability. Tanisha Jumper, … Continue reading

Ride the Bus with Rhubarb!

March 16, 2019 Noon – 2 p.m. Ride from 10th & Commerce to Cheney Stadium There are many exciting things coming to Cheney Stadium this year and the best way to get there is on the Pierce Transit Rte 2. … Continue reading

Traffic Equations and the Value of Moving People

Join us on Feb 22, from noon – 1 p.m. at the Pantages Theater as we breakdown the numbers on how we move people throughout Tacoma. We’ll be investigating the gaps in our transportation system and what pathways can lead … Continue reading

We’re Growing – and Hiring!

Downtown On the Go’s team is growing! Programs Manager (Feb. 15, 2019) We’re hiring a Programs Manager to lead new and existing programs and projects as we expand our reach. Programs include our Live Close to Work and Bike to … Continue reading

Tactical Urbanism to Tactical Stream Restoration

In December 2018, Downtown On the Go partnered with the City of Tacoma to activate Tollefson Plaza.  Part of this activation was adding greenery with Fir and Spruce trees from Watson’s Greenhouse. Trees and green space are important for public space … Continue reading

Keep Tacoma Moving!

Downtown On the Go is having a party at 7 Seas Brewing Co. on Feb. 7, 2019 and you are all invited! We are kicking off 2019 with loads of excitement and support. We’ll be dreaming up all the ways … Continue reading