What do I DO at VIVA STREETS?
You can do just about anything ACTIVE:
- Play in the street
- Enjoy bicycling without cars
- Do yoga, hula hoop, jog, and much more
- Stroll a family-friendly Sixth Street
- Bring bikes, skates, strollers, skateboards
- Dance to live music
- Be well; eat healthy…. Or, …. TRY SOMETHING NEW!
What can I TRY at VIVA STREETS?
There will be a range of free activities for all ages:
There are LOTS of potential activities at VIVA STREETS! Consider yoga, Zumba, live music and dancing, rock wall climbing, healthy food demonstrations, soccer, ultimate frisbee, hula hoops, dodgeball, street chess, bike skills rodeo, spinning classes, and more!
What is the HISTORY of VIVA STREETS?
This type of event began in Colombia in the late 1970s. Since then, similar events have been shown to be very successful in many other cities throughout the U.S. including San Antonio, TX, Fort Worth, TX, El Paso, TX, New York, NY, Boulder, CO, and Madison, WI.
Event Mission: To build community, transform a street into public space and encourage active living through recreation, fitness activities, and healthful food options.