This project is part of meta local collaborative.
Boogie Down Rides is a celebration of bicycling in the Bronx. It includes educational events, community visioning sessions, and group rides.
Boogie Down Rides increases awareness of cycling as a mode of transportation and recreation, promote safe cycling, and bridge existing efforts to expand cycling in the Bronx.
This project is organized by artists Elizabeth Hamby and Hatuey Ramos-Fermín in conjunction with the exhibition This Side of Paradise, presented by No Longer Empty. Community partners include Bike the Bronx, Bronx River Alliance, Velo City, Bronx Health REACH, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Partnership for Parks, Transportation Alternatives, and New York City Department of Transportation.