To Do: Ride of Silence Tonight

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Calling all bikers: As you pedal home tonight, you might want to swing by the Art Museum to join in on the the annual Ride of Silence. This 8-mile bike ride through the streets of Center City, done in silence, honors cyclists who have been injured or killed on the road and brings awareness to cyclists’ right to share the road. This evening, there will be over 250 sister races happening worldwide.

Riders will gather at the steps of the Art Museum tonight at 6:30 p.m. and the ride will kick off at 7. There is no registration fee and no need to RSVP. Just make sure to bring your helmet and a light for your bike, and you’ll be good to go. You can find more info on the ride here.


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  • Guy

    Cyclists want a right to the road, but they too often discard their responsibilities on the road — following traffic signals and signage, wearing protective gear, and properly equipping their bikes with lights and reflectors so they can be seen at night.