Posts By: Kylie

The Rise of Open Streets

“The Rise of Open Streets” is a short film that examines the open streets movement from myriad perspectives — how it began, how events are run, how they shape people’s perceptions of their streets, and how creating car-free space, even temporarily, benefits people’s lives. And it looks not only at big cities like Los Angeles, but […]

Arizona Daily Star Names Cyclovia Tucson One Of “14 Reasons To Be Excited To Be In Tucson In 2014”

Tucson, AZ (January 09, 2014) – Readers of Tucson’s Entertainment Guide known as Caliente, were treated to a curated list of the top fourteen reasons to be excited about living in Tucson in 2014. Among the University of Arizona Wildcats Basketball team, the Modern Streetcar and the opening of new eating and drinking establishments in […]

What’s your Cyclovia story?

Friends of Cyclovia, we need your help! Fundraising is a year-round effort, and as we prepare to submit grants and write funding proposals we find that YOUR stories help bring the JOY of Cyclovia alive on paper. So, send us your stories, memories, snippets of JOY. You can comment below or email us at […]

Thank you to all 25,000 who joined us for Cyclovia in April 2013!

  25,000 people attended Cyclovia in April! View this email in your browser Cyclovia Tucson is a program of Living Streets Alliance. The mission of Living Streets Alliance is to promote healthy communities by empowering people to transform our streets into vibrant places for walking, bicycling, socializing, and play. Thank you to all 25,000 who […]

Print your April 28th Route Maps Now!

If you like to plan ahead or, like us, are just so excited to see what the new route has to offer, then click on the image below which will take you to a screen where you can download and print out a map. Be warned – there is SO MUCH STUFF going on that […]

Want to get more involved in Cyclovia?

Volunteer! Your help is needed at an intersection for a half day shift or you can volunteer for pre-event outreach and canvassing opportunities. More than 100 volunteers help us put on a safe, enjoyable Cyclovia for thousands of happy people! To find out more about volunteer opportunities or to go ahead and pick your intersection […]

We should do this EVERY Sunday!

Did you enjoy Cyclovia today? Do you want to see more of them happen in Tucson more often? By sending a quick note to your Council Member and Tucson’s Mayor, you can directly influence decisions that are made for the future of Cyclovia in Tucson. If you think investing in open streets events like Cyclovia […]

This year, make your Cyclovia experience a zero-waste, zero-emissions day! Ride your bike to Cyclovia with GABA!

Join a GABA ride to Cyclovia and leave the car at home! Help make the event zero-waste and zero-emissions by: Bringing your own, reusable water bottle or cash to purchase a souvenir reusable water bottle available at the five Cyclovia booths. Joining one of the GABA (Greater Arizona Bicycling Association) led bike rides to get […]

Did you know? Cyclovia is part of Bike Fest!

THIS APRIL, WHERE WILL YOUR BICYCLE TAKE YOU? LIVING STREETS ALLIANCE INVITES TUCSONANS TO “PEDAL THE PUEBLO” AS PART OF A FRESH, NEW BIKE FEST PROGRAM Tucson, AZ (March 27, 2013) – Bike Fest, the region’s annual celebration of bicycling and bicycle transportation, returns this April with a whole new theme – “Life on Two […]

Grab a bite to eat, something to drink – give 10% to Cyclovia!

Tuesday, March 26th stop by La Cocina for Happy Hour and support Cyclovia!   Come out and learn about all the great volunteer opportunities for you, your business or your organization. There are many ways you can help us put on Cyclovia for the greater Tucson region and spread the message about your group or […]

Cyclovia Tucson Launches Kickstarter Fundraising Campaign!

On February 20th, Cyclovia Tucson launched a Kickstarter campaign to engage the public in fundraising for Cyclovia’s planned expansion to two events, April 7th and 28th, 2013.   Kickstarter is a funding platform for creative projects and helps meet financial goals by asking supporters of the project to become a “Backer”. Cyclovia Tucson created a […]

Dance Walking and Cyclovia

I just found out about Dance Walking today, yes TODAY! (How did I not know about this?!) But it’s something I think I’ve been waiting for all my life! I love Dance Walking “inventor” (and Tucson native!) Ben Aaron’s description of why Dance Walking is the most perfect form of fitness out there: You get […]

Little Demons on Wheels: Kidical Mass is Back

We mean little demons in a fun way, really. It’s Kidical Mass. We like to start them early in Tucson: FROM RIDE ON, TUCSON! TO CYCLOVIA:KIDICAL MASS KEEPS THE MOMENTUM GOING Living Streets Alliance and El Grupo Youth Cycling announce two spring rides for kids, families, and kids at heart Tucson (January 28, 2013) — […]