Santa Monica Kidical Mass

The City of Santa Monica and Sustainable Works announce the first ever Kidical Mass Ride – a fun, and comfortable bike ride for families and youth. The Kidical Mass ride encourages Santa Monica families to increase bike riding as a safe and sustainable alternative to driving a car, promotes healthy active children and a healthy environment for our community. The free event will include fun activities for children, safety presentations, awards and prizes, and a pizza party upon finishing the ride. All participants are REQUIRED to wear a helmet at all times during the ride. The ride is between 9:30am – 12:30pm and will be approximately 1 hour (about 2.5 miles). It will begin and end at John Adams Middle School, 2425 16th Street Santa Monica, CA 90405. Parking is free and the event is accessible by BigBlueBus Lines 7 and 8. The event is free and open to all ages. RSVP by April 11th to Samantha Sommer (310) 458-8716 x 3 or email



Santa Monica’s First Kidical Mass A Success

Santa Monica’s first Kidical Mass (with support from Safe Routes to School grant funding) successfully drew in quite a a crowd of young kids, toddlers in seats or trailers, and their parents, for a distinctly different vibe than the typical social rides. I absolutely adore efforts like this because they renew my faith that perhaps […]

The Week in Livable Streets Events

Things tend to slow down this time of year. But while the Week In… is sparse, it doesn’t mean that the two meetings on Wednesday and Thursday aren’t some of the most important of the year. Wednesday – The Los Angeles City Council Transportation Committee takes the first step in the confirmation of LADOT GM […]

Long Beach Kidical Mass

Kidical Mass Bixby Knolls, 1:00 – 3:00 pm. Kidical Mass Bixby Knolls celebrates one year of family bike rides with a kid-friendly ride, featuring ice cream at Georgie’s Place, where the event begins and ends.