At first Ciclavia looked like a lame "million trees" idea from Antonio Villaraigosa, but the bicycling community breathed big-time life into it. The city is closing 7.5 miles of Los Angeles streets, Sunday 10-3, for bicycling and walking. Get off your butts and go!
Doesn't have to be a bike
Here are a few answers to your burning questions. Then come back here and let us know: did you love it?
--The map is here.
--LAStreetsblog has a list of restaurants on the route.
--Chalk4Peace sidewalk art is at MacArthur Park.
--Nope, no hills. Slight inclines on 7th St. to downtown and 4th St. over L.A. River.
--To ride with Treepeople, meet at 10 am at Hollenbeck Park.
--Hell yes, wheelchairs are welcome. Tip sheet is here. And much more: