820 W St. Germain St.
St. Cloud, MN 56301
Downtown Walk About, June 29, 1-4 pm
Thanks for a great event!
Immediately following the Granite City Days Parade, we kept the streets closed off to cars and open to feet and wheels. People of all ages stayed downtown and try a variety of fun and healthy activities. More than 30 groups and businesses helped us create the fun event. We also appreciate the efforts of the 40 volunteers who worked hard to create the great afternoon.
We're already making plans for next year's Walk About!
What is the Downtown Walk About?
The Walk About is part of the international "Open Streets" movement. These Events typically involve the temporary closing of the streets or, rather, opening up of selected streets to motor vehicle traffic, making them available to all non-motorized transportation and people of all abilities. One strategy exploding in popularity across the country is open streets events or "ciclovias. With key messages and strategic execution, open streets events can be a powerfully persuasive experience that invites the public to re-imagine the streets as not just a place for motor vehicles, but a place for people.
These Supporters Are Ready to Play
Thank you to the following businesses for supporting the Downtown Walk About.