Oaklavia: Love Our Lake Day

From WOBO:

Walk, bike, stroll, dance, paddle and pedal the Lake. 3 miles of mostly car-free streets. Activities include salsa by the lake, food trucks (Snow Park and E 16th St), free bike rentals including tandems, tennis, gondola rides, boating, bike repair, live music, belly dancing, Taiko drumming, martial arts performances, sports games, bike rodeo, hula hooping, and much more. You can watch or jump right in and join the fun!

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Oaklavia – Love Our Lake Day

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From Oaklavia: Come play in the streets surrounding beautiful Lake Merritt at Walk Oakland Bike Oakland’s 3nd Annual Love Our Lake Day Sunday, September 20, 11a-4p. The free event offers two car-free miles of human powered fun! Walk, bike, skate, dance, stroll, play and experience Lake Merritt – the nation’s first wildlife refuge – in […]
Photo by Fernando Munguia

Happy Bike to Work Day in Oakland and Berkeley

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Bike to Work Day (BTWD) organizers counted over 20,000 people biking to work today in East Bay cities, an increase of thirty percent over the last five years. Streetsblog SF has some coverage of events in San Francisco, and we also took in some of the fun in Berkeley and Oakland, as seen in the […]