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Bike to Work Day: What’s Next?

Bike to Work Day was a success. We had close to 80 people join us in the morning at Manifesto Coffee and about 30 people come to The Hub in the evening. The weather was perfect! We had bike riders … Continue reading

Explore the Waterfront!

We’ve created a new map just in time for Festival of Sail! Leave your car at home and explore the best that Tacoma’s waterfront has to offer by foot, bike, and bus. Thanks to a grant from Puget Sound Starts … Continue reading

Spaceworks NEON this Weekend!

Our friends at Spaceworks are hosting their annual fundraiser this weekend! It is an awesome party celebrating the progress and future of Tacoma’s arts and added vibrancy. We are excited to be supporting the event with transportation options! Spaceworks 2nd … Continue reading

Walk Tacoma Waterfront Walk

Celebrate Walk Tacoma Day with Downtown On the Go and Foss Waterway Seaport’s Wesley Wenhardt with a free guided walk on Wednesday, June 21 from 5:15 – 6:30 p.m. along downtown Tacoma’s gorgeous waterway. Following the walk enjoy a social … Continue reading

Walk Tacoma Historic Hotels & Mercantile Walk

Did you know that many of Tacoma’s downtown buildings previously were much taller, and have had several upper floors removed? Can you spot them? Join Downtown On the Go and Tacoma Historical Society’s Deb Freedman in a guided walk on … Continue reading

Barley & Berries Bash Set for Aug. 24, 2017

Join us for a celebration on the waterfront! This August, Downtown On the Go will celebrate downtown through our First Annual “Barley & Berries Bash” at the Foss Waterway Seaport. Enjoy local wineries’ and breweries’ tastings along with delicious food, … Continue reading

Join our team this summer

Interested in improving downtown Tacoma through transportation? We’re looking for a summer outreach coordinator to fill a maternity leave. The short-term, temporary job will run from June through August, 25-30 hours per week, and will support all programs. Applicants should … 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 local breweries on Downtown On the Go’s Walk Tacoma Brewery Walk, Wednesday, May 3 from 5:15 – 6:30 … Continue reading

Stepping It Up in Pierce County

The Surgeon General has announced a call to action to Step It Up and promote walking and walkable communities.  See how a regional team has come together with the support of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to create a more … Continue reading

Get Psyched for the Best Bike Month of Your Life!

A 2013 survey found that 94% of adults know how to ride a bike! Downtown On the Go wants to see 100% of the people biking in Tacoma riding safely and having a great time. To ensure this, we are … Continue reading