Date: Last weekend of May
Event: All Ukraine Bike Day
Location: starts at European Square (Yevropeis'ka Poscha), Kyiv, Ukraine.
Nearest Metro Stop: Maidan Nezalezhnosti (blue line)
The celebration program of the day is full of events and guests.
Celebrations of All Ukraine Bicycle Day (Veloden') takes place not only in the capital of Ukraine, Kyiv, but in other Ukrainian cities: Vinnytsia, Donetsk, Zhytomyr, Lutsk, Ivano-Frankivsk, Odesa, Kharkiv, Chernihiv and others. (http://www.bikeday.org.ua).
During this day, the center of Kyiv, starting from the European Square, will become a human chain of thousands of cyclists.
Bycicle parade promotes healthy and active lifestyle and an environmental alternative to a car.
Official representatives of foreign states are invited to support the Ukrainian Day of cyclists. During the event they will ride the bikes on Kyiv streets, flying their countries flags.
Bicycle Day usually starts at the European Square, when all the riders begin to gather. The bicycle column moves along the route: European Suare - Khreshchatyk Street - Bessarabs'ka Square - Velyka Vasyl'kivs'ka Street - L'va Tolstoho Square - Volodymyrs'ka Street - Mychailivs'ka Square.