The Tour de Bronx

The Largest Free Cycling Event in New York City

  • Choose a 25- or 40-mile route
  • Every skill level welcome
  • Neighborhoods, historic districts, waterfronts and more
  • Free bike helmets for first 100 kids
  • Lunch & power snacks on the house
  • Tour de Bronx jazz festival at the end of the ride

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The Tour de Bronx

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Sunday morning was the Tour de Bronx. An estimated 5,000 riders took to the streets. The highlight of the ride was the trip along a car-free Sheridan Expressway. The South Bronx River Watershed Alliance, a coalition of community groups and citywide organizations believes that the 1.25 mile stretch of road along the Bronx River can […]

Weekend Fun: Park(ing) Day Redux, Tour de Bronx

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The weather should be ideal for two livable streets events set for this weekend. Tomorrow from noon to 6 p.m., Park(ing) Day Redux will recreate several of the "most inspired" spots from this year’s event for a block party in front of Eyebeam Art + Technology Center on 21st Street between 10th and 11th Avenue. […]

Why Is Summer Streets So Rare?

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The forecast for Saturday is bleak — 100 percent chance of rain, lasting just about all day. Tomorrow also happens to be the first Summer Streets event of 2014 (as well as the first during the de Blasio mayoralty). Good thing the main attraction is in a tunnel. But since there are only two other […]

This Week in Livable Streets Events

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It’s a quiet week on the calendar, highlighted by Sunday’s Tour de Bronx. History buffs may also consider stopping by the New York City Transit Museum on Sunday for a look back at the last day of the Myrtle Avenue El, which departed Borough Hall for the final time in October 1969. Wednesday: Transportation Alternatives […]