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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LBD Anniversary Ride

July 11, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Back by popular demand, our Little Black Dress ride! This will be the VeloFemmes 2nd anniversary. We will meet at the Harmon Tap Room at 6, ride at 7. We’ll ride a loop (no more than 5 miles total) , stop at Broken Spoke for more socializing, ending at the Copper Door back in the Stadium District

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Commuter Bike Train: Downtown to Ice Cream Social

July 22, 2015 at 5:30 pm

Join the Downtown On the Go Bike Committee for a 2-mile social ride from Downtown Tacoma to Ice Cream Social on 6th Avenue. We will ride together and regroup as needed. The ride starts downtown at the corner of 11th and Pacific. Everyone is invited.

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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 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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