News & Events

Transportation Innovator Awards 2019!

Nominate a transportation hero today! Downtown On the Go presents the Transportation Innovator Awards annually to acknowledge and celebrate work being done that helps meet the Downtown On the Go goal of reducing the number of single-occupancy vehicles in downtown … Continue reading

Short Course on Local Planning this Fall

Downtown On the Go has partnered with ForeverGreen Trails to co host a Short Course on Local Planning on Oct. 15, 2019 from 6:15 – 9:15 p.m. at the Greater Tacoma Convention Center. This course is led by the Washington … Continue reading

Vote No on 1-976!

The Downtown On the Go Board has voted to endorse the No on I-976 Campaign. This means that we are partnering with great organizations across the state to defend funding for all parts of our transportation system – pedestrian safety, … Continue reading

PARK(ing) Day in Tacoma

An international day of turning passive urban parking stalls into active mini-parks filled with people, plants, music, art, and games comes to downtown Tacoma on Friday, Sept. 20 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Local businesses, organizations, and residents will … Continue reading

Pedal with Politicians

On Sept. 12, 2019, your Tacoma City Council Members and other local politicians are biking around Tacoma to get up close and personal with the existing (and missing) bike and trail network in downtown Tacoma. At our annual Pedal with … Continue reading

Sign up for Downtown In Motion!

Do you live in Downtown Tacoma? Interested in learning more about walking, biking, taking the bus, and ridesharing in your neighborhood? Sign up for Downtown In Motion and create a personalized packet with a free transportation tool and resources to … Continue reading

Scavenger Hunt

If you love healthy competition, the chance to win cool prizes, and exploring downtown Tacoma, the Walk Tacoma Scavenger Hunt is for you! Taking place on August 7, the free hunt will send you on a journey through downtown to … Continue reading

Barley & Berries Bash 2019

Experience an evening out on the water at the Foss Waterway Seaport and join Downtown On the Go for our annual Barley & Berries Bash fundraising event on Thursday, August 22, 2019! While you’re here, enjoy tastings from wineries and … Continue reading

Walk Tacoma’s Nihonmachi (Japantown)

Take a guided tour of Tacoma’s historic Nihonmachi (Japantown) with writer Tamiko Nimura, and historian Michael Sullivan on the Walk Tacoma, Tacoma’s Japantown Walk. The free walk, sponsored by BCRA, will be held on Wednesday, July 10 from noon to … Continue reading

Two Walk Tacoma Events in June

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