May 3: Councilmembers to Lead Family-Friendly Ride to Kick Off National Bike Month
Route to weave through Hillcrest to commemorate new University Avenue bike lane
San Diego Bike Coalition to host party celebrating better bicycling in San Diego
Partygoers to enjoy craft beverages, live music
WHAT: Bike riders across San Diego will gather to kick off the first of many events for National Bike Month. The San Diego Bike Coalition will host a leisurely, family-friendly bike ride from Quartyard in East Village to the new University Avenue bike lane in Hillcrest and back led by Councilmembers David Alvarez and Chris Ward.
Following the ride, participants can enjoy craft beverages while dancing to live music from local Latin-fusion band, Elrio.
WHY: The family-friendly bike ride and party will highlight that biking is for everyone – regardless of age, gender, race or income. This kick-off event will allow people to appreciate the many efforts made throughout the county to make San Diego a more bike-friendly city.
Dozens of families on bikes
San Diego Bike Coalition
Councilmembers Chris Ward and David Alvarez
Community members involved in University Avenue bike lane project
WHERE: Quartyard (1301 Market St. San Diego, CA 92101)
WHEN: Thursday, May 3 from 6 – 9 p.m.