Ciclavia To The Sea; Sunday, April 21, 2013 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Coming next month to Los Angeles Area Residents:
New route (not the same old one). A safe way to go to the ocean by bike or whatever (no cars here though)
".......Sun, surf, and 15 miles of open road will mark the first CicLAvia of 2013, transforming Venice Boulevard and downtown Los Angeles streets into a car-free, linear park for strolling, biking, playing, and exploring the city from a new perspective.Since it began in 2010, CicLAvia has quickly become Los Angeles County’s most popular public event, consistently attracting more than 100,000 participants. CicLAvia is free of charge and open to everyone, from lifelong Angelenos to first-time visitors from around the globe. Leave the motorized transportation methods behind and claim the streets as your own......CicLAvia – To the Sea will be CicLAvia’s longest route to date, spanning more than 15 miles and connecting the city’s historic center at El Pueblo de Los Angeles and the bustling boardwalk of Venice Beach. Several hubs along this expansive route will offer information and services for participants. CicLAvia – To the Sea offers a rich tour of the city’s history, vibrant neighborhoods, and majestic views of the Pacific Ocean......"-http://www.ciclavia.org/events/676/to-the-sea/681/about
Terror in Boston Tightens Security for CicLAvia
"...........Six days after the worst domestic terrorism attack since 9/11, Los Angeles will stage another of its celebrated CicLAvia events..........Both this weekend's bike ride and other outdoor L.A. events could see new precautions in light of deadly attacks at marathon........"-http://www.laweekly.com/2013-04-18/n...errorist-bomb/