The Lorax Ride III

On Saturday, April 14th, the Lorax Ride returns to explore Pasadena’s greenest, energy-leanest, and most sustainable sites. The third annual Lorax Ride is part of Pasadena’s Earth & Arts Festival. Join us to celebrate Earth Day, art, the creative spirit and community. We’ll return to the festival so you can enjoy vendors, food, and the beer garden!

Stops on our eco-friendly ride include a tour of the LEED Silver rated Pasadena Water and Power facility, a delicious gathering at Whole Foods, and a look at the waterwise Arlington Gardens.

Date: Saturday, April 14th, 2012

Time: 11:00am (ride leaves promptly at 11:30am)

Location: Pasadena Memorial Park (E. Holly St. and N. Raymond Ave.)

Price: Free!!

What to Bring: Your bicycle, in good running order. All participants should be able to ride a bike safely with the ability to brake, change gears, and balance while stopping and starting. All participants under 18 must wear a helmet and be escorted by a parent or guardian. Children under age 8 should be on a tag-a-long, bike trailer, tandem, or other safe child-carrying device to participate in the ride.

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