Join the Climate Ride Bike Rally at SF City Hall May 23rd!!
Pedal Your Bike. Power the Movement.
Everyone is invited. We would like to have as many people as possible (bike advocates, non-profits, green jobs advocates, green businesses, environmentalists, students, family friends, everyday folks who like to rally for a great cause!).
Be at the end of an historic bicycle ride and meet more than 150 cyclists who pedaled from Eureka to San Francisco and raised money for more than 50 beneficiary organizations including 350.org, Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Sierra Club California, Greenbelt Alliance, TransForm, B Lab, San Francisco Bicycle Coalition, EDF, East Bay Bicycle Coalition, Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition, National Parks Conservation Association, Alliance for Climate Education, Acterra and more.
WHAT: Climate Ride finale to celebrate the end of Climate Ride, a 320-mile benefit bike ride to raise awareness of bike advocacy, sustainability, renewable energy and the threat of climate change, beginning in Fortuna (near Eureka) and ending with a rally at City Hall in San Francisco.
WHEN: THURSDAY, MAY 23rd, 2013 - There are two ways to participate:
11:00 AM – All riders will gather at Sports Basement Presidio (610 Old Mason Rd in the Marina) for an 11:15 am en masse departure to SF City Hall. Be sure to arrive with a bicycle for this segment. Note: Riders will pedal all together from there along the Marina, through Fort Mason, and up Polk Street to Civic Center plaza in front of City Hall – please obey traffic laws and stop for lights.
~12:00 NOON – Rally at City Hall and Greeting of Riders – Keynote Speaker: Paul Hawken
We will have a photo opportunity at City Hall with photographers.