Welcome to Art On the Ave–Second Sunday in July

Art on the Ave is the annual music and art festival hosted by the 6th Ave Business District, Tacoma WA’s Most Eclectic District, along 6th Avenue from State St. to Alder. In its 19th year and attracting thousands of patrons, it is Tacoma’s largest arts-based yearly event.

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Grub Crawl Continues this Year

How Do I Get There?

Leave Your Car at Home and be a Green Event-Goer

  • Walk!
    6th Ave has many dining, shopping, and entertainment options within walking distance of your neighborhood. Find out how close we are before you grab your keys!
  • Bike!
    Get outside and explore your 6th Ave neighborhood. Tacoma’s growing network of bicycle routes makes it fun and easy to get around, all while saving you money on gas and parking! We have bike racks up and down the Ave! Find bicycle resources here.
  • Pierce Transit!
    Pierce Transit is Tacoma’s bus service provider. A list of routes and maps can be found on the Pierce Transit website.
  • Uber /Lyft!
    Are you going with friends? Why not ride together?
  • Lime Scooters!
    Scooters are ubiquitous. Ride them to the festival. Easy for you; easy to others too!

Keep an eye out for recycling stations and deposit your waste in the correct receptacle.


Bring your own bag and bottle! If you plan on doing some shopping, bring a reusable bag for your purchases. Bring a reusable water bottle to fill up.