Upcoming Events

2015: Year of the Bike

January 1, 2015 at 12:00 am

As the number of cyclists in town has gradually increased, Downtown On the Go is excited to finally announce:

2015 is the Year of the Bike in Tacoma.

We will roll-out the Year of the Bike on Feb. 12 with a free screening of the bicycle documentary AfterMass: Bicycling in a Post-Critical Mass

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Resolution Run Series Competition

January 1, 2015 at 9:00 am

Run the
series or individual races. Runners may enter either the Mile or KM Series. All
courses USATF certified. Includes fresh hot food, showers, accurate courses,
eating & post-race socializing in heated comfort indoors. Register online
at http://www.runfsrc.com/fsrc/

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Meditation Hour - Every Monday Evening

January 1, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Come join our meditation hour every Monday evening from 7-8pm at the Tacoma Buddhist Temple, located at 1717 S Fawcett Ave. The hour includes sitting meditation, walking meditation and sutra chanting. Free!

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Ford F-Series: The Truck That Grew Up with America

January 24, 2015 at 10:00 am

ACM hauled in a “trucktacular” New Year with the opening of the Ford F-Series: The Truck That Grew Up with America exhibit on January 10th. The Truck That Grew Up with America highlights the versatility of the Ford F-Series over the years featuring work trucks, hot rods, luxury and off-road

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Bike to a Business: Hop Coffee

February 1, 2015 at 6:00 am

Bike to Hop Coffee during the month of February and receive $0.50 off your beverage order. Start the day off right at your new neighborhood coffee shop located inside the Harmon Tap Room! Featuring Harmon ale infused syrups and flavors revolutionizing everything you know about coffee.
Try their

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Rollin’ 253 Valentines Day Skate

February 14, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Join us for our Valentine’s Day skate. $10 includes admission, skate rental, slice of piece, and a light up rose.

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Seussical TYA

February 21, 2015 at 2:00 pm

SEUSSICAL TYA is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! The story centers around Horton the Elephant, who finds himself faced with a double challenge. Ultimately, the powers of friendship, loyalty, family and community are challenged and emerge triumphant; in a story that makes you laugh and

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A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams

February 27, 2015 at 7:30 pm

Jess K Smith ‘05, director,
Tickets: $11 general; $7 seniors, students, military, tickets available at Wheelock Information Center, 253.879.3100, or online at tickets.pugetsound.edu
Performances: Friday, Feb. 27, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 28, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; Friday, March 6, 7:30 p.m.; and

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Kidical Mass Tacoma: Not a Leap Year Ride

February 28, 2015 at 9:00 am

We heard that the Mayor has proclaimed that 2015 is the Year of the Bike in Tacoma! Unfortunately this year is one day shorter than others, so we’re celebrating this misfortune with donuts a bike ride. ;)
Meet up at Legendary Donuts (2602 6th Ave) on Saturday, Feb. 28 around 9 or 930. We’ll

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Oscars, Classics and Cartoons

February 28, 2015 at 7:30 pm

A variety of music from popular movie themes to great classics for band. 18 and under admitted FREE! Presenting Andrew Rink from Emerald Ridge High School, winner of the Tacoma Concert Band student soloist competition.

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Tacoma Buddhist Temple Sukiyaki Dinner

March 1, 2015 at 11:00 am

Enjoy sukiyaki, teriyaki chicken, beef kabobs, mochi (sweet rice) cupcakes and mochi ice cream at this popular community event. Temple members prepare the sukiyaki to order within view of diners. Sukiyaki is a one-pot meal of thinly sliced beef, saifun noodles, tofu, green onions and other veggies.

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Bike to a Business: Climb Tacoma

March 1, 2015 at 12:00 pm

During the month of March, bike to Climb Tacoma and receive half-off your climbing day pass. Regularly priced day passes are $14 ($10 for students with a valid student ID), so this is a great opportunity to try indoor climbing at Tacoma’s premier bouldering gym.

Climb Tacoma is awaiting a new bike

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University of Puget Sound Faculty Series: Back to the Future—featuring Beethoven, Martin, and Vine

March 1, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Piano recital by Joeen Pak
Tickets: $15 general; $10 sr. citizen, military, students
Tickets available at Wheelock Information Center, 253-879-6100, or online at tickets.pugetsound.edu

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If Cars Could Talk: Adult Brown Bag Lunch Series

March 3, 2015 at 11:30 am

Each month, our speaker will pick a car and offer a fascinating peek into its history. Join us the first Tuesday of each month, and explore the story of cars with Museum curators, staff, or local personalities over lunch.
Join us for Buick - The Cornerstone of General Motors

Stories from Doug

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“A Month in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch,” by Captain Charles Moore

March 3, 2015 at 5:30 pm

Details from a research voyage aboard Oceanographic Research Vessel Alguita on an
island of plastic.

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