Critical Mass Heads West Into Coral Gables Tonight
Photo by Michael E. Miller
Critical Mass, the monthly bike ride that takes over entire roads, happens to occur on Black Friday this month. At least fewer people are working today. Which is a good thing, unless, of course, you're coming home with a car loaded with shopping bags sometime after 7:15 tonight.
Tonight's ride, like all Critical Masses, will start at Government Center in downtown before taking a route through the southwest portions of the city and heading as far west as Ponce de Leon Avenue in Coral Gables. Take a look at the map below, and, drivers, plan to avoid the areas beforehand.
After meeting at Government Center at 6:30 p.m., riders will take off at 7:15. The ride is expected to take about an hour.
As always, organizers required anyone 16 or younger to wear a helmet. All riders must have safety lights affixed to the front and back of their bikes. Biking while drunk and wearing headphones are also forbidden.
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