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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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 […]