CicLAvia is THIS SUNDAY, April 21st. 3 Feeder rides
Whether you ride with us or get there on your own â€“ donâ€™t miss it!
CicLAvia celebrates the streets of Los Angeles for everyone! Â Temporarily limiting the access of motor vehicles andÂ openingÂ the streets to all usersÂ â€“ walking, wheelchairs, skates, bikes, scooters, skate boards, strollers â€“ you name it!
For more info visitÂ CicLAviaâ€™sÂ web site, CicLAvia to the Sea on Facebook
Santa Monica Spoke: Meet at the Colorado Center Park,
Entrance at corner of Broadway & 26th Street
Pre-CicLAvia Kick off party Coffee and breakfast,
8:00am party,Â roll out 9:15am.Â
We are SUPER excited about this CicLAvia to the Sea! Instead of starting our usual feeder ride at the Santa Monica Pier Canon, this time we will start further east at the Colorado Center Park at Broadway and 26th (across from Helen’s Cycles). We will partner with our friends at Helen’s to host aÂ Morning Pre-CicLAvia kick-off party! We’ll serve coffee and snacks, and we will have PRIZES! Helen’s is sponsoring a special CicLAvia prize raffle as a fund raiser for Santa Monica Spoke. YUP! you can have your coffee, snacks, win prizes, enjoy a day of Open Streets at CicLAvia and help Santa Monica Spoke all on the same day! SUPER RIGHT???
Our route will travel west on Broadway and go byÂ the Santa Monica Bike Center,Â the Canon at the top of the Santa Monica Pier, and the Santa Monica Beach Bike Campus. You can meet us at any of those locations if you miss the kick off party. We would love to have a GREAT BIG GROUP as we travel to the Windward Circle Hub where we join the
facebook eventÂ here
Question? Email usÂ here
Bike it Walk it: Meet at the Santa Monica Beach Bike Campus
9:30am – roll out 9:45am
This group willÂ gather to bike together to CicLAvia at the Santa Monica Bike Campus, 1 Ocean Park Blvd (across from Perry’s). Family/Cyclist can park at Beach lot 5 South (usual fee). They will decide the route based on the skill level of the group. (Beach Path or Main Street bike lane)
This group will also lead aÂ return rideÂ that meets at the Windward Circle Hub at 12:30pm. They will ride back to the Beach Bike Campus together from there.
Please clickÂ hereÂ to RSVP for this ride
UCLA Bike Coalition: Meet at the Bruin Bear
9:15am roll out 9:30am
The UCLA Bicycle Coalition is collaborating with LACBC to do a feeder ride from UCLA through Westwood to Venice. They meet at the Bruin Bear at 9:15 and roll out at 9:30. They’ll ride down Westwood Blvd to pick up folks from nearby neighborhoods. Everyone is welcome, please spread the word!Â facebook eventÂ here
If you know of other local rides let us know we will post it.
Also CicLAvia has aÂ TRIP PLANNER PAGEÂ with all kinds of info on the many ways to connect to the event.Â
Info on light rail & bus routes to or from CicLAvia
Big Blue BusÂ Rapid 10Â takes the frwy downtown LA to Santa Monica FAST!
Metro 720Â route DT Santa Monica south, Venice Blvd to downtown & Union Station
Light Rail: Connect to theÂ Expo Line Culver City StationÂ (timetable) thenÂ
Big Blue BusÂ Rapid 20Â to DT SM,Â Rapid 12Â (to Westwood)Â orÂ Route 12Â (Westwood and Palms)
BikeÂ Venice Blvd Bike lane west.Â Â
Metro 733Â route to Santa Monica on Wilshire Blvd from downtown LA
Stuff to bring:
- helmut (for feeder ride or children under 18)
- sun screen
- spare tube/ patch kit
- any special tools your bike requires!