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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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: 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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AHOY “A Maritime Exhibition”

March 28, 2015 at 12:00 am

B2 Gallery presents

AHOY “A Maritime Exhibition”

SAT MAR. 28. - SAT MAY.16.2015
Opening Reception Mar.28 | 5pm-8pm
3rd Thursday Art Mingle APR.16.2015 open until 8pm
AHOY, explores one and two dimensional fine art paintings, sketches, drawings and model replicas regarding

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“Create Dangerously,” by Edwidge Danticat

March 31, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Guest lecture by Edwidge Danticat, best-selling author and social activist, sponsored by Susan Resneck Pierce Lectures in Public Affairs and the Arts.
Tickets: $20 general, available at Wheelock Information Center, 253.879.3100, or online at tickets.pugetsound.edu

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Bike to a Business: Goodwill’s Coffee Buzz and Neighborhood Bistro

April 1, 2015 at 8:00 am

Goodwill is offering you two great ways to save when you Bike to a Business in April.

Bike to either of the two Goodwill Coffee Buzz locations during April and receive $1 off any handcrafted beverage! Goodwill’s Coffee Buzz now has two barista training centers which are also full service cafes,

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Walk Tacoma Series Kick-Off: Tacoma’s Famous People and Places

April 1, 2015 at 12:00 pm

Celebrate National Walking Day on Wednesday, April 1 at noon, with Downtown On the Go and the American Heart Association, in partnership with Metro Parks Tacoma. This event will kick-off the 2015 Walk Tacoma series sponsored by CHI Franciscan Health. Participants will walk 1.5 miles through

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Navigating Cancer Survivorship

April 1, 2015 at 1:30 pm

Gilda’s on the Go is hosting a free community lecture for anyone affected by cancer. Have you experienced the “roller-coaster” of emotions that come along with a cancer diagnosis? Our speaker, Bruce Gimplin, LICSW, will talk about the shared experiences of anxiety, depression, fear, and grief, and

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Violin recital by Stephen Miahky, Joseph Joachim Professor of Violin, Vanderbilt University, 1st vio

April 2, 2015 at 7:30 pm

Recital will include works by Brahms, Berio, Davidovsky, and Piazzolla. Duane Hulbert, piano

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Combinator

April 2, 2015 at 8:00 pm

​Free funk rock show!

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Organ at Noon

April 3, 2015 at 12:00 pm

Organist Joseph Adam will play works by Grigny, Bach, Sweelinck, Frescobaldi, and Froberger. Free

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The Hipsters

April 3, 2015 at 9:00 pm

​Come see one of Seattle’s favorite cover bands at The Swiss!

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Easter Egg Hunt 2015

April 4, 2015 at 10:00 am

New Community ChurchEaster Egg Hunt @ Wright ParkSaturday April 4th, 2015Registration Begins @ 9:30AMEvent Time: 10AM-11:30AM FREE ADMISSION!! Event date and time: Saturday, April 4th, from 10am to 11:30am; Registration begins at 9:30am. We are inviting the city of Tacoma to join us for a

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Draft Horse Plow at Mother Earth Farm

April 4, 2015 at 10:00 am

Please join us in kicking off the growing season at Emergency Food Network’s Mother Earth Farm! Four to six draft horse teams will plow and ready the fields for spring planting.
This FREE event is fun for the whole family! The perfect Easter weekend outing… don’t forget your camera!

Come anytime

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