The adventures continue as Urban Expeditions brings
the Art Ride to Pasadena Art Night. Join C.I.C.L.E. and friends for a
guided bicycle tour of Pasadena and its cultural institutions Friday
evening, October 10, 2008, at 6:00 PM. Cyclists and art lovers alike
will enjoy this relaxing and engaging evening, perusing Pasadena’s
large collection of art galleries and museums, as well as absorbing
live performances by local musicians and musical groups. ARTRide is
produced in conjunciton with ARTNight, when Pasadena’s cultural
institutions open their doors to the public at no charge so that
everyone may experience the rich culture and history of Pasadena and
the beauty that is Pasadena at night.
Pasadena ARTRide is a recreational social event open to all skill
levels. The ride will begin at One Colorado and wind through the
streets of Pasadena, stopping at various at institutions. Participants
will have time to explore exhibits and listen to music at each stop.
The pace of the ride is relaxed and easy, and beginning bicyclists
should feel free to join the ride. The ride is lead by experienced
cyclists, and includes a sweep rider to ensure the group stays together.
is a part of Urban Expeditions, a monthly ride series of
community-focused bicycle rides aimed at getting people out of their
cars and onto their bikes for a cleaner, greener city. The Urban
Expeditions series is made possible in part by REI. For more
information, visit www.cicle.org.
Who: C.I.C.L.E. and you!
When: Meet Friday, October 10, 2008 at 6:00 PM. The ride departs at 6:30 PM Sharp.
One Colorado Courtyard. One Colorado is one city block bounded by Fair
Oaks, Colorado Boulevard, DeLacey and Union Street in Old Pasadena.
to Bring: A bicycle in good running order (please have your bike
inspected and tuned at least once a year at your local bike shop),
lights for night riding, a bike lock. All participants under 18 must
wear a helmet. Children under age 9 should be on a tag-a-long, bike
trailer, tandem, or other safe child-carrying device. Supervised
parking is available, however each rider is asked to bring his or her
own bicycle lock.
Learn more about ARTNight Pasadena here:
Friendly Streets : Healthy Body : Happy Planet
believe that our cities can be places that support an overall high
quality of life–where people can enjoy clean air, calm and friendly
streets, and closely connected and diverse communities.
C.I.C.L.E. (Cyclists Inciting Change thru Live Exchange)
is based in Los Angeles and works to promote the bicycle as a viable,
healthy, and sustainable transportation choice. C.I.C.L.E. is a project
of Social and Environmental Entrepreneurs (SEE), a non-profit public
charity exempt from federal income tax under Section 501 (c) 3 of the
Internal Revenue Code. Visit www.cicle.org for more information.