“The best way to advocate for bicycle lanes and bike safety is by getting on our bikes and being visible. Bike to Work Day was a great reminder that there are many folks who also commute via bike.” – Tacoma bike commuter

News & Events

Walk with Tacoma’s Sports Legends

Walk alongside some of the greatest sports legends in the Tacoma area on the Walk Tacoma Sports History Walk sponsored by KPG.  The free 1.3-mile walk will be held on Wednesday, July 11 from 5:15 – 6:30 p.m., starting at … Continue reading

Walk Tacoma Month 2018

The City of Tacoma has declared June to be Walk Tacoma Month! To celebrate, Downtown On The Go has added a free walk every Wednesday at noon this month featuring a wide variety of themes! All of our walks are … Continue reading

Ride the Bus with Mayor Victoria Woodards

Tacoma’s transportation options are growing and changing. Learn how our new Mayor will steer Tacoma towards an inclusive and effective transportation system that will connect people to education, jobs, local businesses, and the other great services and resources. This lunchtime … Continue reading

Barley & Berries Bash 2018

Experience an evening out on the water at Foss Waterway Seaport and join Downtown on the Go for our annual Barley & Berries Bash Fundraising event on Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018! While you’re here, enjoy local wineries’ and breweries’ tastings along … Continue reading

Bark Tacoma Fundraiser

Bark Tacoma is a 3K fundraising walk hosted by Downtown On the Go, and is a celebration of dogs and dog walkers in Tacoma. We will be highlighting how walkable and dog-friendly downtown Tacoma is while showcasing the best “secret … Continue reading

Walk Tacoma: Tacoma 100 Years Ago

Kick off Walk Tacoma Month by joining Downtown On the Go on the Walk Tacoma: Tacoma 100 Years Ago Walk on Wednesday, June 6, sponsored by Commencement Bank.  Leaders Deb Freedman and Kim Davenport, with the Tacoma Historical Society, will … Continue reading

Bike to Work Day 2018

May is Bike Month all over the world – but the best celebration is right here in Tacoma! On May 18th we are welcoming everyone who rides a bike in Tacoma to join us at People’s Park to eat muffins, … Continue reading

Walk Tacoma’s Nihonmachi (Japantown)

Take a guided tour of Tacoma’s historic Nihonmachi (Japantown) with historian Michael Sullivan, and writer Tamiko Nimura on the Walk Tacoma, Tacoma’s Japantown Walk.  The free, 1 mile walk, sponsored by BCRA, will be held on Wednesday, May 2 from 5:15 – … Continue reading

Parking, People, and Development

Our Friday Forums conclude with a conversation about parking, people, and development. Our City’s rapid development has impacts on parking, accessibility, and our environment. Join us as we learn how smart land use policy can promote healthier, thriving communities. We will … Continue reading

Walk Tacoma Series Kicks-off on National Walking Day

Step out to celebrate National Walking Day by attending the free Walk Tacoma Kick-off in Wright Park on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at noon, with Downtown On the Go and the American Heart Association, in partnership with Metro Parks Tacoma. … Continue reading