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Posted on: June 7, 2022

Arrive by Transit to Local Events

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Pierce Trips is partnering with the City of University Place, the City of Lakewood and Tacoma Ocean Fest to encourage folks to take transit to their events. If you lack transportation or want to try transit, you can learn more about their events and request ORCA cards via the links below. Arrive by Pierce Transit and Sound Transit bus service, Pierce Transit Runner, Link Light Rail or combine transit with bicycling.

Upcoming events include:

City of University Place:

  • Music on the Square (July 20, July 27, Aug. 3, August 10, August 24 and August 31)
  • Movie Night in the Park (August 6)
  • Octoberfest (October 14)
  • Christmas Tree Lighting (December 2)

Request your ORCA card for City of University Place events here.

City of Lakewood:

  • Lakewood Farmers Market (June 14)
  • Saturday Street Festivals: Carnival of Cultures (June 18)
  • Lakewood Farmers Market (June 21)
  • Lakewood Farmers Market (June 28)
  • Summer Nights Concert: Afrodisiacs (June 28)
  • Lakewood Farmers Market (July 5)
  • Lakewood Farmers Market (July 12)
  • Summer Nights Concerts: Herding Cats (July 12)
  • Lakewood Farmers Market (July 19)
  • Summer Nights Concerts: Olsen Brothers (July 19)
  • SummerFest (July 23)
  • Lakewood Farmers Market (July 26)
  • Summer Nights Concerts: Candy Shoppe (July 26)
  • Lakewood Farmers Market (August 2)
  • Lakewood Farmers Market (August 9)
  • Summer Nights Concerts: Good Co. Swing (August 9)
  • Saturday Street Festivals: Jazz Night & Car Show (August 13)
  • Lakewood Farmers Market (August 16)
  • Summer Nights Concerts: Paperback Writer (August 16)
  • Lakewood Farmers Market (August 23)
  • Lakewood Farmers Market (August 30)
  • Saturday Street Festivals: Fiesta de la Familia (September 17)

Request your ORCA card for City of Lakewood events here. 

Tacoma Ocean Fest:

  • Lantern Paddle for Species (June 10)
  • Beach Cleanup + Popup Poetry (June 11) 
  • OCEAN FEST (artists below) (June 12) 
  • Tacoma Ocean Film Fest (June 15-17) 
  • Marine biologist beach walks (June 18-19)
  • Stream cleanups + Popup Poetry (June 25-26)
  • Ocean Story Trail at Tacoma libraries (All summer)

Request your ORCA card for Tacoma Ocean Fest events here. 

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