Sunday Streets: Great Highway

"Come play in the streets! Sunday Streets provides car-free recreational space for everyone. This Sunday Streets will coincide with World Health Day’s “1,000 Cities, 1,000 Lives” international event, as one of thousands of cities hosting simultaneous car-free events worldwide. Get involved and sign up to Volunteer for Sunday Streets. The SFBC will be out in the streets doing outreach and celebrating the car-free space."


Dates and Locations For 2010 San Francisco Sunday Streets Announced

Photos: Matthew Roth San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom has announced the dates and locations for nine Sunday Streets events for 2010, starting on March 14th along the Embarcadero and finishing October 24th around Civic Center.  Building off the tremendous success of the events in 2009, Mayor Newsom announced the events will expand to new communities […]

Sunday Streets: The Tenderloin

The streets of the Tenderloin will be transformed into open, car-free space for play! Sunday Streets is a series of events put on by the City of San Francisco in partnership with the nonprofit Livable City, to encourage health, community and fun, inspired by similar events in cities throughout the world. A Sunday Streets event […]

Bay Area Cities Open Streets This Sunday for World Health Day

Numerous Bay Area cities are joining municipalities around the world this Sunday, April 11th, to embrace the health and community benefits of ciclovias — or car-free events that encourage walking, biking and physical activity — as part of the World Health Organization’s 1,000 Cities 1,000 Lives, World Health Day 2010. Like the incredibly popular Sunday […]

Sunday Streets to Expand With Neighborhood-Oriented “Play Streets for All”

San Francisco’s Sunday Streets will continue to grow next year with a new program designed to bring more neighborhood-oriented car-free street events to places that lack park space. “Play Streets For All,” a collaboration between Livable City, the SF Municipal Transportation Agency, and public health organizations, will introduce a smaller-scale version of Sunday Streets, making it easier […]

Sunday Streets Berkeley

From Sunday Streets Berkeley: Cycle, stroll, skate, dance, discover and play in the streets. Berkeley’s 2013 event will create almost two miles of parkways in the heart of the city. Sunday Streets Berkeley opens the city’s major car-traffic corridor to pedestrians, cyclists, all kinds of active transportation and recreational and social activities such as: dancing, […]