Lei of Parks Family Day & Aloha Fun Ride
Hawaii Bicycling League is partnering with Trust for Public Lands and many other awesome organizations on the Lei of Parks Family Day. The day is designed to be a celebration the Lei of Parks – the network of bike paths that ties together some our most beautiful parks between Kapiolani Park and Downtown (click here for more on the Lei of Parks and our advocacy). The focus of the day will be on the Lei of Parks in the Ala Moana Beach Park to Kakaako Waterfront area. Our partner, Trust for Public Lands, is leading the charge on the day. HBL will organizing an Aloha Fun Ride at 10:00am and taking on one of the Passport Stations.
Event overview (from Trust for Public Lands):
Walk, bike and enjoy family-friendly activities at Ala Moana Beach Park, Kewalo Basin Park and Kaka‘ako Waterfront Park on Saturday, September 1 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Temporary signs, ground chalk stencils, and traffic controls will allow people to easily walk and bike through all three parks. Participants can take walking tours of historic sites and exceptional trees, get beach volleyball tips, walk with a doctor, sample coral friendly sunscreen, receive giveaways and health tips, take a keiki friendly bike ride, and practice yoga at nine “passport” stations throughout the three parks. Those who visit at least three stations will be entered into a prize drawing, including two roundtrip tix donated by Alaska Airlines tickets. Project funded by AARP.
Aloha Fun Ride:
The Lei of Parks Aloha Fun Ride will be a short 2-3 mile all ages ride along the park’s paved route. We will meet at Kewalo Basin at the corner of Ala Moana Blvd & Illalo Street. Please bring your own bike, helmet, and water bottle. The ride is free! Click here to register!