Bike253 Category Event Archives

Bike to a Business - Tinkertopia

April 1, 2018 at 12:00 am

The Bike to a Business program is designed to help get people moving around town without their cars. DOTG has partnered with Tinkertopia, and they are offering COLLECT A BUY ONE GET ONE DROP IN TINKER SESSION COUPON for the month of April when you arrive by bike! They are equipped with bike racks,

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Used Bike Purchase 101

April 27, 2018 at 6:00 pm

Interested in buying a bike at the Bike Swap (April 28th), but don’t know what questions to ask? Come on over to 2nd Cycle to learn what to look for when purchasing a used bike.

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10th Annual Tacoma Bike Swap

April 28, 2018 at 10:00 am

The Tacoma Bike Swap is the largest bicycle-related event in the South Sound region. Whether you are looking to buy, sell, or simply looking to find other riders, join us for this exciting community event!WHAT TO EXPECT *Vendors selling new and used bikes, gear and accessories. *A participatory

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Bike to a Business - The Hub

May 1, 2018 at 12:00 am

Downtown On the Go has partnered with The Hub, and they are offering a FIRST HARMON PINT FOR $2.00 when you arrive by bike during the month of May! They are equipped with bike racks, a bike pump, and an extra lock to borrow in case you forgot yours. Show us how much you love biking to your local

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Bike Everywhere Challenge: Ride and Win!

May 1, 2018 at 12:00 am

2018 Bike Everywhere Challenge: Team Captain Sign-up

This May, celebrate the tenth annual Bike Month in Tacoma and Pierce County, where many bicycle-related activities and events are planned to engage the community in bicycling resources. The programming is for people of all ages and skill levels,

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Bike Month Proclamation with City Council

May 1, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Join Tacoma Mayor Victoria Woodards and the Tacoma City Council for the reading of the Bike Month Proclamation, designating May 2015 as the 11th Annual Bike Month. Come show your love of bicycling in Tacoma, and thank our elected leaders for their support!

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Bike to Market Day

May 3, 2018 at 10:00 am

Open up the 2018 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 Night Open Shop At 2nd Cycle

May 4, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Ladies Night Open Shop is a FREE monthly event that provides women exclusive access to our open shop area. Participants have access to all full service bicycle repair tools and supplies, there will always be a certified female mechanic present to show you the steps! Bringing your own bike to work

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Ladies First Ride

May 5, 2018 at 11:00 am

Let’s ride bikes, learn from each other, and have fun! This event is co-hosted by VeloFemmes and Ladies First and part of the Ride Like A Girl series. All of our events are free of charge and are open to all women + girls in the 253 Community. We will have healthy snacks and free give-aways: mini

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May 6, 2018 at 3:00 pm

This event is brought to you by students from both iDEA High School and Major Taylor Project!
Ride your bike, answer trivia questions, earn points, win prizes!
This alleycat includes a industry / environment themed manifest.
Pre-meet at 2nd Cycle—3pm
Ride Starts—4pm
Raffle / Prizes—6pm

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National Bike to School Day

May 10, 2018 at 12:00 am

In coordination with the League of American Bicyclists’ National Bike Month, the first National Bike to School Day was celebrated on May 9, 2012. There were close to 1,000 local events in 49 states and the District of Columbia that joined together and encouraged children to safely bicycle or walk

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Neighborhood Cruise with Kidical Mass Tacoma

May 12, 2018 at 11:00 am

This is a Slow Roll style bike ride for families, neighbors, and friends. Everyone is invited. Ride starts at 2nd Cycle. We’ll be stopping to hang out at People’s Park, Ferry Park, Zina’s Place, and basically just enjoying the Hilltop neighborhood by bike. Do you play an instrument? Bring it! The

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VeloFemmes do CycloFemme 2018

May 13, 2018 at 12:00 pm

Tacoma is part of the international movement called CycloFemme, aimed at getting women on bikes. Our ride is slow and flat (1 out of 3 bikes) on Tacoma’s waterfront. We want to make sure everyone can join us!It’s mother’s day—bring your mom!

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Bike to Work Day 2

May 18, 2018 at 7:00 am

May is Bike Month all over the world - but the best celebration is right here in Tacoma!On May 18th we are welcoming everyone who rides a bike in Tacoma to join us at People’s Park to eat muffins, drink coffee, and get stoked about biking. Whether you bike to work, school, the grocery store, the

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