7 Car Free Miles at Citi Summer Streets
Fill your August Saturday schedule with walking, playing, biking and exploring the motorless streets of Manhattan from Central Park to the Brooklyn Bridge at Citi Summer Streets. For the first three Saturdays in August, Park Avenue will be car-free and full of activities to enjoy.
Pick up or drop off a Citi Bike in Union Square at one of 12 locations (find them on the map). Don’t have a pass? Enter our summer social media contest using the hashtag #USQSummer and you could win a 24-hour pass. Daily, weekly or monthly passes are also available to purchase at any Citi Bike station with a credit card.
You’ll find activities all along the Citi Summer Streets route, or you can stop and stay a while in Union Square:
- Every Saturday the Union Square Greenmarket fills the North and West plaza with farmers, bakers and more selling fresh fruits and vegetables, as well as breads, honey, hot sauce and more.
- At 2 PM, you can enjoy a free walking tour with the historians at Big Onion Walking Tours around Union Square Park. Meet at the Abraham Lincoln Statue on the 16th Street transverse.
- On August 19th, meet Anna Kendrick at Barnes & Noble
- For the first two Saturdays, book a Restaurant Week prix fixe brunch at a local spot you’ve never tried before
For more information and activities on Citi Summer Streets, visit NYC DOT online.