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Please ride your bike or
walk to this event

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Sponsored by the Emerald Necklace Greenway Project,
Bikes Not Bombs,
MassBike/MetroBoston, Boston Parks and Recreation Department,
and the Metropolitan District Commission.

The Emerald Necklace Greenway
Once Upon a Time...and Once Again

Celebrate at the Emerald Necklace Greenway Festival

Sunday May 13, 2001, 11 am to 3 pm

At the Francis Parkman Memorial and along Francis Parkman Drive by Jamaica Pond

We've applied to the MDC for a permit to close Parkman Drive for the duration of the event!

Thanks to volunteers who cleaned up the site April 27-29!

Support the movement to create a continuous and beautiful
Emerald Necklace Greenway from Franklin Park to the Charles River

Food & Fun 11:00-3:00

Puppets - Art - Music
TotLot - Kids Stuff

Free Bike Check-ups

Walking and Bike Tours 11:00 am and 2:00 pm
Back to the Festival by noon
  • Bike to the Fenway and back or
  • Bike to Franklin Park and back
  • Walk around Jamaica Pond
  • Walk to Willow Pond and back

    Perkins St. Bike Lane opening at noon

    Speakers 1:00 pm

    Free Valet Bike Parking
  • Bike to the Emerald Necklace Festival and Lilac Sunday
  • Park free in a secure bike lot
  • Play in the Street on Parkman Drive
  • Parkman Memorial Parkman Memorial on Parkman Drive in Jamaica Plain

    Parkman Drive trash
    Trash along Parkman Drive
    It was cleaned up on April 28