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Host a Park(ing) Day Space on Sept. 20

Calling all businesses, organizations, artists, and persons interested in lively public space! Friday, September 20th is Park(ing) Day, a global day in which parking spots temporarily become public parks. Want a piece of the action? Create your own park(ing) space … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Meet the Staff: Meadbh

Moving my muscles in the morning can be better than coffee in terms of waking me up and I can enjoy the good weather on my bike! Continue reading

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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

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Bike to Work Day is May 17, 2019!

Stretch your legs and dust off your helmet because May 17, 2019 is Bike to Work Day! Bike along Fawcett to Honey at Alma Mater, where we will be serving up hot coffee ~free~ for those who bike. Meet us there anytime … Continue reading

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Meet the Staff: Amber

Even though walking and using public transportation adds 15 minutes to my overall commute time, it is worth it! Leaving my car behind means my morning commute isn’t filled with the stress that comes from sitting in traffic and finding parking. Continue reading

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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 brewers on Downtown On the Go’s Walk Tacoma Brewery Walk, Wednesday, May 1 from 5:15 – 6:30 p.m.  The … Continue reading

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