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One hundred bicycles can be produced for the same energy and resources it takes to build one medium-sized automobile.

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Walk Tacoma’s Scavenger Hunt

Come explore downtown Tacoma and join Downtown On the Go for a walking scavenger hunt Wednesday, August 6, 2014 from 4:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.  Participants will begin the scavenger hunt between 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. at the Social Bar … Continue reading

A Free Family Event for All Ages


Bring your family downtown and enjoy a group walk along Pacific Avenue and the south waterfront, with fun activities for the kids, a visit by Rhubarb, goodie bags, and a ride on the Link. Choose between the Family Walk, led … Continue reading

Celebrate “Walk Tacoma Day” with the Public Art Walk

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Help celebrate “Walk Tacoma Day” by joining Elizabeth Conner, Pacific Avenue Streetscape artist and Downtown On the Go on the Walk Tacoma Public Art Walk, Wednesday, June 18, 2014 from 5:15 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. The 1.2 mile walk, sponsored … Continue reading

Explore Tacoma’s First Neighborhood with Walk Tacoma

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Join Downtown On the Go and Tacoma’s Deputy Mayor Victoria Woodards on Tacoma’s First Neighborhood Walk, Wednesday, June 4, 2014 from noon to 1 p.m. The 1.8 mile walk, sponsored by Commencement Bank, will start and end at the Woolworth … Continue reading

Sample Tacoma’s Brewery District with a Walk and Tasting

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Learn about Tacoma’s historic Brewery and Warehouse Districts, and see how the University of Washington Tacoma has helped revitalized much of this area on the Walk Tacoma UWT/Brewery Walk on Wednesday, May 21 from 5:15 – 6:30 p.m.  The 1.5 … Continue reading

Walk Tacoma’s Architecture Walk – May 7

Get out and walk this Wednesday and join Downtown On the Go and City Council Member David Boe on the Walk Tacoma Architecture Walk, May 7, 2014 from noon – 1 p.m.  The 1.5 mile walk, sponsored by AHBL, will … Continue reading

Bike Month Brake Breaks


Biking to Work this May? Start Bike Month off right with a Break for your Brakes in downtown Tacoma! “Brake Breaks” will occur from 7-9 a.m. and 4-6 p.m. on May 1 and May 16. Stop by one of our … Continue reading

Walk Tacoma’s Museum Walk April 16

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Join Downtown On the Go and Pierce County Executive Pat McCarthy on Walk Tacoma’s Museum Walk, Wednesday, April 16, 2014 from 5:15 – 6:30 p.m.  The 2.5 mile walk, sponsored by TWOKOI Japanese Cuisine, will start at the Children’s Museum … Continue reading

Friday Forum: Author Elly Blue

Pedaling Our Way to Health and Wealth “Bikes are good for the economy” (and other little known truths about transportation and our collective and personal health and wealth) will be part of the discussion Friday, Apr. 4, 2014 from noon … Continue reading

Walk Tacoma Series Kicks Off in Wright Park

NEW – Grover from Sesame Street LIVE will be making a special appearance at our Walk Tacoma Kick-Off! On Wednesday, April 2 Downtown On the Go and the American Heart Association are coming together to host a walking event in … Continue reading