Ciclovia de Dallas 2012

SEE WHO IS COMING TO THIS YEARS EVENT!

DATE:  April 14, 2012

TIME:  9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

LOCATION:  Houston Street Viaduct Bridge

CONTACTPresident of BFOC:  Zac Lytle

CICLOVIA IS

A chance to experience a place without cars and meet new friends.  Streets are closed off to auto traffic – bikes, trikes, skaters, roller bladers and walkers take over!

WHERE IS CICLOVIA?

The Houston St Viaduct bridge has connected Downtown and Oak Cliff for a hundred years.  The Viaduct is an easy walk from Downtown via Houston Street.  Parking is abundant and DART’s Union Station has service from all lines.

ACTIVITIES INCLUDE:

  • Kite Flying
  • Line Dancing
  • Criterium Bicycle Race
  • Skateboarding
  • Urban Market
  • Healthy Food Trucks
  • Bicycle Safety Rodeo
  • Live Music
  • Dog Park
  • Yoga
  • Kid Games and Much More!

*This event is in cooperation with the City of Dallas and Bike Friendly Oak Cliff and sponsored by

19 comments

  1. Emanuel Mendiola · ·

    I am looking forward to attending along with my riding partner.

  2. […] the Ciclovia de Dallas 2012 is set for April 14, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and that it will entail closing off the bridge to auto traffic. Promises BFOC, there will be everything from live music to bike races to yoga to kite-flying; food trucks and urban markets too, of course. […]

  3. […] the Ciclovia de Dallas 2012 is set for April 14, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and that it will entail closing off the bridge to auto traffic. Promises BFOC, there will be everything from live music to bike races to yoga to kite-flying; food trucks and urban markets too, of course. […]

  4. Bummer its the same day as the Lancaster Country ride, sounds like fun!

  5. Keri, yeah we should have checked GDB’s schedule. We have another event, iBike Rosemont, that whole week prior and saw a great opportunity to finish the week off. We will plan better next time! Thanks for your consideration

  6. Marked my calendar – Looking forward to this.

  7. I used to volunteer every month for Cyclovia in Las Cruces NM. So glad to see Dallas has finally caught the vision. This is going to be an amazing event.

  8. We are very excited to be participating in this year’s Ciclovia de Dallas!

    Come visit us on the viaduct April 14th!

  9. […] Texas Bicycling Daily News Roundup – March 16th By Rick Ankrum, on March 16, 2012, 11:29 pm Dallas Ciclovia 9AM – 3PM Saturday, Apil 14, 2012 Houston Street Bridge, Dallas The Dallas Ciclovia, […]

  10. […] There is an exciting event coming to the city of Dallas. Folks with Bike Friendly Oak Cliff, the City of Dallas and Bikes Belong are hosting Dallas’ first ciclovia event. Here are the details from the Ciclovia de Dallas page: […]

  11. […] Here are the details from the Ciclovia de Dallas page: […]

  12. […] couple of us are volunteers for the Ciclovia de Dallas – happening this Saturday, April 14 from 9:00 am until 3:00 pm., and we’re heading down […]

  13. […] Ciclovía de Dallas, a party on the Houston Street Viaduct, is from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, April 14. […]

  14. I’m in like Flynn.

  15. […] forget this Saturday is Bike Friendly Oak Cliff’s Ciclovia de Dallas — your chance to experience a place without cars! The venture begins at 9 a.m. at the Houston […]

  16. Yeah..kudos…however, it’s a “criterium” bicycle race…not criterion.

  17. Dorothy aubrey · ·

    I was able to attend the Ciclovia de Dallas and it was really nice. We met a lot of people who were very hospitable and jovial (yes JOVIAL) :)

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