Bike253 Category Event Archives

Bike Everywhere Challenge - Ride and Win!

May 1, 2016 at 12:00 am

During the entire month of May, participate in the Bike Everywhere Challenge and be entered to win great prizes - all you have to do is ride your bike!BIKE EVERYWHERE! Ride to the park, to the museum, to the grocery store, to work, to any of your destinations! Take your kids, your grandparents,

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Bike to the Market Day

May 5, 2016 at 10:00 am

Open up the 2016 Broadway Farmers Market season by using your bipedal strength to arrive on a bicycle! It’s spring time, bees are buzzing, flowers are blooming, and if we are lucky, the sun could be shining! Help kick off Tacoma’s bike month by enjoying one of Tacoma’s best farmers markets in

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Ladies and LGBT Evening at 2nd Cycle

May 6, 2016 at 6:00 pm

Kick Off Bike Month and get your bicycle checked over. We will go over your bike and teach give you tips on what you need to do to maintain your bike. Ace bike techs Shelbi and Kathy will provide valuable information to keep your bike riding for many miles and years to come. Pizza and drinks will

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BikeroBrew Tacoma

May 7, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Take a BikeroBrew tour, see the city in a unique way, learn something new through an offbeat history. What you need: A bicycle and helmet Verification that you are 21+. A thirst for adventure…and also a thirst for beer. With your registration, you get: Visit four breweries + one whiskey distillery

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May 8, 2016 at 12:00 pm

Be part of the international movement of women on bikes!Ride will be slow and conversational (1 out of 3 bikes) on the waterfront. Optional loop around Point Defiance for those who want a little more.All ages welcome!

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Speak Up for Trails, Walking, Bicycling, and Transit

May 10, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Ever thought about speaking at City Council but not sure where to start? Or have something to say but not sure which elected body to say it to?Join us for a casual conversation about the basics! We’ll share stories, hear tips & tricks, and then be joined by friendly City Councilmember to hear from

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Steel Wheel Alley Cat / Poker Run

May 13, 2016 at 5:00 pm

This is the third annual Steel Wheel Alley Cat Poker run. Once again we will be doing this for bike month this is a ride at your own risk ride where you will have to stop at 5 different check points and do a task to receive a card. The best poker hands will win some prizes.

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Pedal the Puyallup: A Family Bike Ride on the Riverwalk

May 14, 2016 at 10:00 am

Come join other families as we celebrate May as Pierce County Bike Month by having a group bike ride on the Riverwalk Trail! Bikers will be starting in the parking lot of Grayland Park (601 N Meridian), riding to Veteran’s Park, and then continuing west along the Riverwalk Trail where we’ll turn

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Gigantic Interstate Ride with Kidical Mass Tacoma

May 15, 2016 at 11:00 am

Kidical Mass Tacoma is a monthly bike ride for kids and their families. We ride in the street because Kids Are Traffic, Too!

Join us during Bike Month on May 15 as we cross I-5 for the first time on a ride from Lincoln Park to Lincoln Heights Park. The ride rolls out at 11am. We’ll ride 1.7 miles

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Bike to Work Day!

May 20, 2016 at 12:00 am

Bike to Work Day!

  • 7:30-9:30 a.m. | Cosmonaut Coffee & True North Coffee House

Swing by our favorite downtown coffee shops for treats, encouragement, and bike love!

  • 5:30-7:30 p.m.| The Hub Event Space

Stop by The Hub on your way from work for a bike commuter celebration! Win prizes,

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Bike All Over Town

May 20, 2016 at 12:00 am

Bike Month is in full swing - let’s keep the celebration going by making today a “Bike Everywhere” day! No matter your destination, try getting there by bike. Headed to work? commute by bike! Need groceries? shop by bike! Going out tonight? go by bike! You get the idea. Be sure to log your trips at

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Swan Creek Trails Work Party

May 21, 2016 at 10:00 am

We have lots of projects at Tacoma’s local mountain bike trails. Come out and play in the woods with us. Start time: 10am. Show up a little early so you’re ready to go by 10am. If you want to join us later, you’ll have to park at the gate and ride/walk in and find us on the trail. Call or text at

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Anderson Island Bike Ride

May 22, 2016 at 1:45 pm

Come join Pierce County and Bike Tech in a family-friendly ride on Anderson Island. Riders will take the ferry from historic Steilacoom to Anderson Island. This pleasant 3-mile ride is all ages and will be led by Bike Tech with breaks along the way for snacks, exploring the island’s sights, and a

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1950’s Bike Ride

May 28, 2016 at 10:30 am

We are celebrating Bike Month and Historic Preservation Month!Join the Office of Environmental Services and Policy and Tacoma Historic Preservation on a free ride through Tacoma’s cultural and architectural history during the 1950’s. Meet at War Memorial Park for a 7 mile ride. We’ll past 1950’s

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Speak Up for Biking, Walking, and Transit

June 7, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Ever thought about speaking at City Council but not sure where to start? Or have something to say but not sure which elected body to say it to?

Join us for a casual conversation about the basics! We’ll share stories, hear tips & tricks, and then be joined by Councilmember Mello for the second

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