West End Halifax: September 24, 2023 @9:30am
Ride starts at Ardmore Park Playground:, 6424 Almon St, Halifax
What to expect on the ride
- We will meet at 9:30am and the ride will start at 10:00am
- Kids and their grown-ups will ride their bikes (or scooters) together, on multi-use pathways and city streets.
- Rides are planned, led and marshalled by community volunteers
- Snacks and drinks are provided at the end of the ride
- Meeting places and routes will be specified for each ride, including a map and turn-by-turn directions.
- We’ll have activities to help you meet and connect with new friends and familiar faces, and we’ll have prizes for the kids as well!
- If we need to cancel due to weather conditions, we will post a notice on this website by 7:30am on the day of the ride.
- Please help protect our community from COVID-19. Our rides and activities take place entirely outdoors, but we do ride as a group and share outdoor public space with many others. Masks are welcomed, but please stay home if you feel unwell.
- If you have any questions at all, please contact KidicalMassHfx@gmail.com
Ride Specific Info
- We’ll meet at Ardmore Park (nearest Oxford and Berlin Streets).
- There are bus stops nearby on Oxford St.
- There is on-street parking on several nearby streets, and a small parking lot within the park which is accessed from Almon St.
- We’ll meet at the playground within Ardmore Park. There are limited benches and 1 picnic table within the park. There are multiple playground structures and a basketball court. There are no public washrooms.
- The ride ends at the Halifax Oval: 5775 Cogswell St.
- The Oval is located on the Halifax Common, which also has a small playground, a skate park, and multiple sports fields. There are several benches and picnic tables in the Oval plaza (along Cogswell St).
- Please note, the Oval will not be open for rentals or washroom facilities during Kidical Mass Halifax. The nearest public washrooms are located on the opposite side of the north common, approximately 450m away from the Oval.
- We’ll provide snacks, prizes, and activities at the end of the ride.
- Halifax Cycles will join us at the end of the ride with some Tern Bicycles for demo & test-rides!