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Free Pacers Bikeshare in Partnership with Knozone Action Day

September 18, 2018

The Office of Sustainability has partnered with Indiana Pacers Bikeshare to provide free access to the city’s bike share program for the Knozone Action Day on Wednesday, September 19, 2018. Bicycles are a sustainable form of transportation which positively contributes to our city’s environmental footprint. Pacers Bikeshare is a healthy, convenient and reliable form of transportation that can be used to replace vehicle trips on any day. Using Pacers Bikeshare on Knozone action days is an easy way to reduce ground level ozone. During a Knozone Action Day, the air quality may become unhealthy for sensitive individuals, especially active children,...

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Pacers Bikeshare Celebrates 4 Years

April 22, 2018

Pacers Bikeshare program and the ridership milestones for year four including over 113,000 bike share trips, over 9 millions calories burned and almost 250,000 miles traveled on the 250 gold Pacers Bikeshare bikes in downtown Indianapolis. Pacers Bikeshare is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.  Annual and monthly passes are available online at pacersbikeshare.org and on the BCycle mobile app and are $80 and $15 respectively.   Day passes are $8 for 24 hour access and are available at each of the 29 bike share stations and on the mobile app. “Our community continues to embrace Pacers...

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Announcing: Food Tours

April 12, 2018

It’s official, we’re offering Indy Cultural Trail Food Tours as a way highlight the culinary culture that has grown in Indianapolis and along the Cultural Trail specifically. Indy Cultural Trail Food Tour options include bicycle and walking tours of different lengths and include food and behind the scenes experiences at many of the restaurants on or near the Cultural Trail that are garnering national attention as well as local hotspots. Registration and more information is available online at IndyCulturalTrail.org/foodtours. Indy Cultural Trail Food tours range from three to four hours in length and $55 – $70 depending on the tour...

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A Closer Look At Talking Wall

February 8, 2018

In honor of Black History Month, the entire month of February, we’re going to be highlighting Talking Wall by Bernard Williams which is a giant sculpture install on the Indianapolis Cultural Trail: A Legacy of Gene and Marilyn Glick near IUPUI campus. What most people don’t realize about the placement of this art piece is the significance of the placement. It is on the former site of the Mary Cable Indianapolis Public School 4. This was the first black elementary school during the segregation era. Mary Cable was a prominent educator in the Ransom Place community, principle of the school, ...

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Pacers Bikeshare: You Asked – We Answered

January 30, 2018

WARNING: This is going to be long but, if you want to learn more about our system, you’ve come to the right place! WARNING: This is going to be a long read, but if you want to learn more about our Pacers Bikeshare system, you’ve come to the right place! Thank you for taking our 2017 Annual Member Survey. We want you to know, we hear you! Our Pacers Bikeshare Operations Manager has answered some of the most frequently asked questions and feedback you provided  us last fall. Some of them we have answers and suggestions for and for others,...

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$5 Day Pass – Winter Pricing for Pacers Bikeshare

November 29, 2017

Pacers Bikeshare will be $5.00 from December 1 through February 28, 2018.  A day pass provides access to all 250 bikes in the system allowing pass holders to take an unlimited number of thirty minute bike share trips in a 24 hour period. “The Pacers Bikeshare system is available 365 days a year,” said Executive Director, Kären Haley. “Our $5 Winter Pricing for day passes is intended to encourage people to use Pacers Bikeshare to explore downtown and the Indianapolis Cultural Trail during the colder months.  We’re excited to kick off Pacers Bikeshare Winter Pricing during the BIG 10 Championship weekend as bike...

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#OptOutside with Free Pacers Bikeshare

November 27, 2017

Pacers Bikeshare and the Indianapolis Cultural Trail encourages everyone who will be downtown to #OptOutside and take advantage of a free, healthy activity and explore the Indianapolis Cultural Trail: A Legacy of Gene and Marilyn Glick on Friday, November 24. “Pacers Bikehare is a fantastic way to get exercise and explore our city on a bicycle” said Indianapolis Cultural Trail Executive Director, Kären Haley. “So many people will be downtown shopping on Black Friday and enjoying the day off of work; we provide free access to Pacers Bikeshare as way for them to #OptOutside and enjoy the eight acres of...

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Tales from the Trail: Ken & Roberta Avidor

October 30, 2017

  How does the Indy Cultural Trail connect you to the city? Ken and I are car-free by choice. The Cultural Trail connects us to almost everything we need. We walk or bike to get our groceries, go to the hardware store, museums, coffee shops, brewpubs and all the other places we want to go. We are both Urban Sketchers, so the Cultural Trail provides us with a lot of material. What is your favorite spot downtown? My favorite spot is the City Market, especially the balcony seating area. I’m a fan of the Mile Square Coffee stand, along with...

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Peace Walk Yoga, Meet Alexa

September 9, 2017

Name: Alexa Halstead Studio where you teach: CITYOGA Type of Yoga you teach: Vinyasa Number of years teaching: 4 Favorite yoga pose: Goddess Other occupation: Server If I had unlimited time I would… travel the world This is also the 4th year CITYOGA has participated in Sun Rise Yoga on the Peace Walk. We are so grateful for their continued support of this special event. Thank you, Alexa, for joining us for Peace Walk Yoga. If you haven’t yet, there’s still time to sign up for Sun Rise Yoga on the Peace Walk, Monday, 9/11, 6:15am to begin your day with peace, reflection and teachings from Alexa and many other talented...

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Peace Walk Yoga, Meet: Amanda

September 8, 2017

Name: Amanda McCarty Studio where you teach: Tree House Yoga Type of Yoga you teach: Vinyasa Number of years teaching: 4 Favorite yoga pose: Half moon or triangle Other occupation: Stylist, health coach If I had unlimited time I would… make more jewelery This is the 4th year Tree House Yoga has participated in Sun Rise Yoga on the Peace Walk. We are so grateful for their continued support of this special event. Thank you, Amanda, for joining us for Peace Walk Yoga. If you haven’t yet, there’s still time to sign up for Sun Rise Yoga on the Peace Walk, Monday, 9/11, 6:15am to begin your day with...

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