Route info for Light Up the Night!

Here is a google map of the community ride route for tomorrow night:

http://bit.ly/LightUptheNight18

Here are the tun-by-turn directions:

Light Up the Night Community Ride
Turn-by-Turn Route:

START: Front & Spruce (CURRENT EBIKES 131 Front St), Santa Cruz, CA 95060, USA

Head south on Front St toward Pacific Ave

Turn right onto Pacific Ave.

Turn left after Peet’s Coffee (on the left)

Head west on Locust St toward Cedar St

Turn left onto Cedar St

Turn left onto Maple St

Turn left onto Pacific Ave

Turn right onto Soquel Ave

Turn right onto Riverside Ave

Turn right at Santa Cruz Riverwalk

Turn left onto pedestrain bridge (near Ross)

Turn right to stay on Santa Cruz Riverwalk

Regroup – Tannery Arts Center
1010 River St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060, USA

Head back on Santa Cruz Riverwalk towards downtown/ocean

Continue onto Santa Cruz Riverwalk

Head to Boardwalk parking lot near trestle bridge

Regroup at Boardwalk parking lot

Head south toward Beach St

Turn right onto Beach St

At the traffic circle, take the 1st exit onto Pacific Ave

Slight left to stay on Pacific Ave

Enter the other traffic circle

Exit the traffic circle onto W Cliff Dr

Regroup at Lighthouse

Steamer Lane, 700 W Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95060, USA

Head northwest

Turn left onto W Cliff Dr

Turn right onto Columbia St

Head north on Columbia St toward Clark Ave

Turn right onto Pelton Ave

Turn left onto Columbia St

Turn right onto Delaware Ave

Continue onto Laguna St

Turn right onto Bay St

Turn left onto W Cliff Dr

Slight right onto Beach St

At the traffic circle, take the 3rd exit onto Pacific Ave

Turn right to stay on Pacific Ave

(OPTIONAL FINAL LAP THROUGH DOWNTOWN)

Continue onto Front St

Ride ends back at CURRENT EBIKES!


About the ride:

Looking for free bike lights and a night of cycling fun? SC Bike Party, Bike Santa Cruz County, and Current E-bikes invite you to the 5th annual Light Up the Night community ride, a bike light giveaway, and well-lit community ride on Friday, November 9th at Current eBikes (131 Front Street).

6:00 – 7:00 pm – Free Lights, Illuminated Activities, & snacks courtesy of Firefly Coffee House & Current eBikes
7:00 – 8:30 pm – Community Ride, with brilliant prizes!*

We will give out 100 free lights on a first-come, first-served basis, so plan to arrive early.

Let’s get illuminated!
In addition to giving out lights, we are offering a number of activities to make it easy and fun to be visible and safe on your bike at night and during the darker winter months! From 6pm to 7pm, activities will include high viz bike decorating, including making reflective spoke cards.

Let’s ride!
The community ride will depart promptly at 7pm and arrive back at Current eBikes by 8:30pm. Cyclists of all ages and skill levels are welcome. Bike flair and costumes encourages – brilliant PRIZES will be awarded for brightest bike, brightest rider, and most creative get-up. To crank things up a notch, SC Bike Party will provide the tunes, with their on-bike sound systems.

If you are under 18, bring a signed waiver to the ride: https://adobe.ly/2NC0BF6