(Sunday, 20 April 2008) Budapest, Hungary
Critical Mass Budapest is once again organising a large scale (30,000+ participants!) “Earth Day” bicycle demonstration to promote non-polluting means of transportation and raise environmental awareness.
DATE: Sunday, 20 April 2008 (Two days before official Earth Day, 22 April 2008)
TIME: 4:30 PM
Starting Point: Deák tér, 5th District
End Point: City Park - Királydomb (near Hero’s Square)
Route Map: Károly körút (small park near Deák square) - Astoria - Erzsébet híd (Erzsébet Bridge) - Attila út - Alagút (Tunnel: just now, without air pollution!) - Lánchíd (Chain Bridge) - Akadémia utca - Kossuth tér - Alkotmány utca - Bajcsy Zs. út - Andrássy út - Kodály Circus – Felsőerdősor str, Városligeti alley, Bajza str, Damjanich str. – Városliget (City Park).
DURATION: The event will conclude with the raising of bicycles approximately at 6:30 PM.
- Feel free to come. Because
- it's fun,
- it's safe (a legal and peaceful demonstration, route closed to traffic by the police)
- it's the largest CM Ride in the world!
General info about previous CM Bike Rides here.
Media coverage of our last bike ride:
September 26, 2007 - Critical mass of 30,000 (The Budapest Sun)
(photo credit: 3amagyar.freeblog.hu)