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Geared Up and Grounded: Bike Tour & Block Party

June 1, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

This year’s 8th Bike Tour & Block Party event will feature Grounded’s projects in Pittsburgh’s eastern neighborhoods (East Liberty, Larimer, Homewood, and Wilkinsburg).

At each stop, we will speak to community partners, learning about their journey and the transformation of vacant spaces into activated places. For those who do not have a bike, Healthy Ride bikes will be available for use! Prior to the start of the bike tour local bike shop, Waxwing Cycles will be there to provide free bike inspections. After the guided bike tour by Pittsburgh Major Taylor Cycling Club, we will celebrate with our friends and community partners at a block party outside of our office that begins at 1pm until 4pm.

The family-friendly block party is free to attend – no need to register. Come out for:

Live Music by Jenkins Crum: Old Friends Music

Tabling Partners

  • ioby
  • Grow Pittsburgh
  • HealthyRide
  • BikePGH
  • BOOM Concepts
  • Venture Outdoors
  • Dogtopia
  • I Heart Kickboxing
  • Red Lantern Bike Shop
  • Pittsburgh Community Services, Inc


  • Food Vendors
    • Sandy’s Boo Italian Ice
    • Funnel cakes, popcorn and grilled treats by Grounded
    • Beer from Southern Tier
    • Root Beer from East End Brewing and other refreshing sips
  • Face painting
  • Cornhole
  • Water Balloons
  • Other games and treats!

Kayak Raffle!










Tickets for the Bike Tour include the guided bike tour with breakfast and snacks along the way. Each rider receives a little swag as well as complimentary drinks and snacks at the block party.

Special thank you to our presenting sponsors:

Special thank you to our bike tour sponsors:

Special thank you to our nonprofit sponsors:

Special thank you to our in-kind sponsors:


June 1, 2019
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Grounded Strategies


Grounded Strategies
6587 Hamilton Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15206 United States
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