World-wide, Saturday September 24th is the day to take positive peaceful action to reduce climate change by moving without fossil fuels. We’re doing it in San Jose with an all ages kid-friendly bike party from 11 am to 2:30 pm!
Please visit our Facebook Event’s page for more info and to sign on!
San Jose Bike Party Birds will help facilitate this ride. You can join the test ride on August 27 by clicking here.
Meet at 11:00 am at Discovery Meadow Park, at the corner of Woz Way and San Carlos Street. We’ll ride together to the Luna Park Chalk Festival at Bakesto Park and enjoy the Festival and lunch together. Bring your own or buy from the vendors. From Bakesto Park we’ll ride to through Downtown San Jose and SJSU to Happy Hollow Park & Zoo, then back to Discovery Meadow Park by 2:30 pm or so. Check out the turn-by-turn directions in the attachment below!
Happy Hollow has joined this party by offering a special admission discount to folks with bike helmets and two special animal shows--at 1 pm and 3 PM. Check out http://www.hhpz.org/ for more info.
Moving Planet Day is a grassroots movement started by www.350.org, Green Peace, Global Exchange and Friends of the Earth. So far, groups in 188 countries are up for this and while we bike party in San Jose, a big blow out event is scheduled in San Francisco. See www.moving-planet.org and www.350.org for more info.
This ride has been endorsed by Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition, the Sierra Club's Loma Prieta Chapter, San Jose Bike Party, San Jose Bike Soirée, the City of San Jose's Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Committee, SJSU’s Transportations Solutions group, TransForm, Silicon Valley De-Bug, San Jose's Kidical Mass (of Willow Glen), San Jose City Councilman Oliverio's Office, Toys in the Glen, and the Green Party of Santa Clara County. See you there!