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 rolled-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: Dorky’s Arcade

July 1, 2015 at 3:00 pm

​Ride your bike to Dorky’s Bar Arcade this July and receive a free soft drink with the purchase of any menu item! Dorky’s has an array of arcade and pinball games, as well as an extensive food menu and beer selection. The arcade is All Ages until 9pm. There’s a bike rack located on the sidewalk

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Courage Classic Bicycle Tour

August 1, 2015 at 12:00 am

​Join us for the 24th Courage Classic Bicycle Tour adventure helping to stop the cycle of child abuse and neglect in our community. Choose 1-day or all 3. This challenging ride traverses majestic mountain passes and scenic countryside through the Cascade Mountains. Bring your friends or meet

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Bike to a Business: Cosmonaut Coffee

August 1, 2015 at 7:00 am

Ride your bike to Cosmonaut Coffee during August and receive 25% off all food and beverage items!

Located on the northern edge of downtown next to Wright Park, Cosmonaut has been serving Stumptown Coffee and Espresso in Tacoma since 2007. Check out their newly covered deck, patio, and creative

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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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Sunday Parkways: Downtown to Defiance 2015

September 11, 2015 at 9:00 am

Downtown to Defiance is a free Open Streets event on Sunday, September 13th for people walking, bicycling, skateboarding, scootering, rollerblading—whatever human-powered mode you can imagine—to experience the waterfront for almost 7 miles unencumbered by vehicular traffic. Join the course at any

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