Bike253 Category Event Archives

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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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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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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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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VeloFemmes Spring Fun

March 7, 2015 at 3:00 pm

It’s daylight savings! It’s international women’s day! What better reason for a VeloFemmes get together.We’re hosting a Fixing, Biking, Drinking Event and we invite you to join us for all three or just one!We’ll meet at 2nd Cycle at 3 p.m. for a Fix-A-Flat Training with our own Teri Stopoulos.Then

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TWBC Daffodil Classic

April 19, 2015 at 7:00 am

Join the Tacoma Wheelman’s Bicycle Club for the oldest ride in the South Sound!
The 40th Annual Daffodil Classic winds through the beautiful Orting valley and surrounding hills. Bring your bike, trike, tandem or unicycle - all cyclists are welcome! There are routes for families, recreational

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Blessing of the Bikes

April 29, 2015 at 7:30 am

Regardless of religious belief, or lack thereof, bring your wheels to be blessed by community religious leaders. All people who ride bicycles are welcome.Coffee at 7:30 AM, service at 8:00 AM.

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7th Annual Tacoma Bike Swap

May 2, 2015 at 10:00 am

The Tacoma Bike Swap is back in its 7th year! Whether you are looking to buy, sell, or simply looking to find other riders, join us for this exciting community event! While you’re there, check out these highlights:• Free Bike Corral for anyone with just one or two bikes to sell—with a

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CycloFemme with VeloFemmes

May 10, 2015 at 12:00 pm

Join VeloFemmes in this global Mothers’ Day ride honoring women around the world!CycloFemme is a Global Women’s Cycling Day created TO HONOR THE PAST and the emancipation of our grandmothers and great-grandmothers, for the freedom to choose and the chance to wear pants. TO CELEBRATE THE PRESENT and

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Bike Train: Downtown to Point Defiance

May 27, 2015 at 5:30 pm

Join Cindy from the Downtown On the Go Bike Committee to celebrate the Year of the Bike with a group ride out of downtown Tacoma. We will meet at 11th and Pacific Ave and ride along the Ruston Waterfront to the entrance of Point Defiance Park. We’ll then cycle back through the North End

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TWBC Peninsula Metric

June 7, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Peninsula Metric Century (PMC) is a challenging ride through the scenic Kitsap Peninsula. Enjoy panoramic waterfront views, rural countryside, and lots of rolling hills. Choose from routes of 50k, 70k, 100k or 100m at two convenient start locations. Riders will enjoy a well-marked course,

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Bike Train: McKinley Hill to the Top of Tacoma

August 26, 2015 at 5:30 pm

​Join Hannah from the Downtown On the Go Bike Committee to celebrate the Year of the Bike with a group ride out of Downtown Tacoma. We will meet at 11th and Pacific Ave and ride up to Top of Tacoma, taking frequent breaks to enjoy the Tacoma skyline.

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