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Parking Day 2017

Join us for Park(ing) Day 2017:  Over 30 parks will pop-up in downtown on Pacific Avenue on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017.  Visit the parks between 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., stop for lunch at one of the food trucks, complete a Park(ing) … Continue reading

Walk Tacoma Scavenger Hunt 2017

If you love healthy competition, the chance to win cool prizes, and exploring downtown Tacoma, the Downtown On the Go Scavenger Hunt is for you! Taking place on August 2, the free hunt will send you on journey through downtown … Continue reading

Connecting Our Community Through Walking

Be a part of creating a more connected, safe, and vibrant community and join us for the August 7 Connecting Our Community workshop, led by nationally renowned speaker Mark Fenton. Luncheon/Technical Workshop: How walking will improve the economy, quality of life, … Continue reading

Performing Art Walk

Downtown On the Go invites you to explore the Tacoma performing art scene with this interactive 1 mile walk! Katie Lappier and Tony Gomez of the Broadway Center for the Performing Arts will be leading the walk and walkers are … Continue reading

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