- Sunday, June 23, 2013
- 6:00 AM - Setup of road closures begins
- 9:00 AM - CicLAvia event officially begins
- 4:00 PM - CicLAvia event officially ends
- 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM - Streets are cleaned and reopen by area
- Route Endpoints
- Wilshire Bl at Grand Av
- Wilshire Bl at Fairfax Av
- No cars, open streets and the opportunity to explore one of the most legendary boulevards in Los Angeles by foot, bike, skates or other non-motorized transport marks the June 23rd CicLAvia – Iconic Wilshire Boulevard... the most walkable CicLAvia route ever!
Wilshire Boulevard was first carved out as a long path through a barley field in 1895. While its beginnings were humble, this path has transformed into one of the most notable boulevards in all of the United States.
From 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. on CicLAvia day, participants can stroll through a snapshot of the city’s architectural evolution from Victorian vision to modernist experimentation; massive towers of business to intimate houses of worship; world class museums to working class mercados.
The CicLAvia – Iconic Wilshire Boulevard route will connect One Wilshire in Downtown Los Angeles to Fairfax Avenue along Miracle Mile. These two anchor hubs will feature pedestrian zones with performers, activities sponsored by several fantastic museums, programming by some of our community partners, food trucks and more. Additional hubs along the route include MacArthur Park, Koreatown and Mid-Wilshire.