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Taste of Tacoma
Ride Pierce transit To the taste OF TACOMA
June 23 - 25, 2017
Catch the FREE Taste Express from Tacoma Community College!
Ride Pierce Transit’s Taste Expressfrom Tacoma Community College (TCC) Transit Center, located at S 19th & Mildred. PARKING IS FREE at TCC (see map). Service will operate every 30 minutes beginning at 10:00 am each day from TCC.
Customers can catch buses back to TCC at Pt Defiance Park’s main entrance (near Pearl St & North Park Way). LAST BUSES LEAVE the TASTE at 9:30 pm on Friday, 9:30 pm on Saturday and 8:30 pm on Sunday.
Specialized transportation is available for registered SHUTTLE customers, during normal SHUTTLE service hours. Call this number one to five days in advance to schedule your trip: 253.581.8000, option 1, then option 2. SHUTTLE customers will be dropped off and picked up at a temporary designated zone near Point Defiance Park’s main entrance.
Plus, local bus service to the TASTE of Tacoma!Pierce Transit also has local routes that go to the Taste of Tacoma. Many routes have service to TCC with connections to the Taste Express. View our routes page to see which route is closest to you or select one of the routes below. You can also call 253.581.8000 or use the trip planner to the left if you need help planning your trip.
Bus Service near the Taste of Tacoma
Route 10 TCC - Pt Defiance will not serve bus stops between Pearl St & North Parkway to or from the Ferry Landing. Route 10 will serve the regular stop located outside Pt. Defiance’s entrance on Pearl St at North Park Way.
Route 11 Downtown Tacoma - Pt Defiance will not serve bus stops between Pearl & North Park Way to or from the ferry landing. Buses will serve the regular stop located outside Point Defiance’s entrance on Pearl St at N Park Way.
Route 15 Downtown to Defiance Trolleywill not serve the Pt. Defiance Visitors Center. The trolley will serve the regular stop located outside Pt. Defiance’s entrance on Pearl St at N Park Way.