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9th Annual Tacoma Bike Swap

April 29, 2017 at 10:00 am

The Tacoma Bike Swap is an annual event hosted every April. This exciting community event is free to attend and is great for people who are looking to buy or sell bikes and bike-related accessories. The Bike Swap gets over 1,000 attendees most years. At the Bike Swap you can meet other people who

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Fancy Nancy The Musical

April 30, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Dress up in your most glamorous attire, pour a spot of tea, and join us for the most elegant musical ever – Fancy Nancy! Nancy and her pals Wanda, Rhonda, Bree, and Lionel are thrilled to be dancing in their very first show, “Deep Sea Dances.” Nancy is positive – (that’s fancy for 100%

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MOB Roll Alleycat

April 30, 2017 at 4:30 pm

MOB Roll will be stopping in Tacoma on April 30th. We will start off with an Alleycat at 4:30pm and Finish with a live show, Show will start at 8PM. There will be local bands as well as MOB Roll performers. Come out to this amazing annual event!Alley cat is all ages but the show will be 21+

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Bike to the Market Day

May 4, 2017 at 10:00 am

Open up the 2017 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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Spring Fling Vendor Fair

May 6, 2017 at 10:00 am

Shop for Mother’s Day gifts and support Fawcett PTA at the same time. Dozens of Vendors, Arts & Crafts, Sports Cards & Memorabilia, Food Trucks, Free Face Painting, Rock Painting, Raffle, Door Prizes, and More!

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Beginner Bike Polo

May 6, 2017 at 12:00 pm

Ok so lets do Bike polo on Saturday May 6th from 12 - 3 pm bring yourself and a helmet if you have a bike you want to try to play on make sure it has an easy gear if not we will have loaner bikes and mallets. The Location will be Portland Community Center on the Tennis courts.

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National Bike to School Day

May 10, 2017 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

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Sister Act The Musical

May 12, 2017 at 7:30 pm

A woman hiding in a convent helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she discovers her own. Sister Act is the feel-good musical comedy smash based on the hit 1992 film that has audiences jumping to their feet! Featuring original music by Tony and 8-time Oscar winner Alan Menken (Newsies,

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Mama & Baby Ride with Kidical Mass

May 13, 2017 at 10:00 am

Thinking about biking with your little one? We know, it can seem overwhelming! But these mamas have worked through the process and have some great ideas. Try some bikes with kid carriers, bring your bike with kid carrier to share, or simply come ask questions. We’ll chat and test ride in the park

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Hunger Walk and 5K Run

May 20, 2017 at 7:30 am

Join us at the Hunger Walk & 5K Run! The 37th annual Hunger Walk & 5K Run is one of the oldest hunger fundraisers in Pierce County. This year for the first time we are adding a timed 5K run to the event! Walk through the trees and around a beautiful lake or run in the timed 5K. Funds raised at

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Trailside Coffee on Puyallup Riverwalk Trail

May 20, 2017 at 9:00 am

Walk or roll on by for a free cup of coffee and a snack to celebrate Tacoma-Pierce County Bike Month and chat with community partners about:

  • The vision of a Tahoma to Tacoma trail network linking communities from Mount Rainier to Point Defiance Park
  • The City of Puyallup’s new Active

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Univera Serve First 5K Run/Walk & Kids Fun Run

May 20, 2017 at 9:00 am

Univera Serve First®

5k Run/Walk

& Kids Fun Run

Saturday May 20th, 2017

100% of the proceeds go to FISH Food Banks of Pierce County - Last year we provided 106,411 meals to benefit children and families. Help us double that this year!

Kids Fun Run starts at 8:30 am
5K race starts at 9 am
Point

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Volunteer Open House & Brown Bag Lunch

May 20, 2017 at 11:00 am

Do you want to know more about the Cabin and how to get involved? Attend the Volunteer Open House & Brown Bag Lunch on Saturday 5/20, 11am-1pm.

* Take a private tour of the Museum and learn about the history we share with the Tacoma community.
* Find out how volunteers are critical to our mission

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Senior to Senior

May 24, 2017 at 6:00 pm

Metro Parks Tacoma’s Fifty and Better (FAB) program invites high school seniors in transition to adulthood to get tips from experienced seniors on topics such as banking, setting financial goals and paying for college and cars. A series of free workshops will be held at the Portland Avenue

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