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Green Cruise Bike Rides Sept. 9

August 25th 2017

Green Cruise Bike Rides Sept. 9   Ferndale, MI – The Green Cruise Bike Rides are set for Saturday, September 9th, 2017, starting from the Ferndale City Hall, 300 East 9 Mile Rd, Ferndale, Michigan 48220 To purchase a ticket for the 8am 42-mile bike ride to Belle Isle, click here 42-mile 8am Belle Isle ride. $10 + $1.52 handling […]

15 Pictures from the Ferndale Green Cruise

August 14th 2016

15 Pictures from the Ferndale Green Cruise (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 14, 2016) Ferndale, MI – With legs pumping instead of pistons and wheels being spun with exercise instead of gasoline, the annual Sierra Club Green Cruise in Downtown Ferndale is a demonstration of people-powered transit. The community’s answer to the massive Dream Cruise event […]

Ferndale Green Cruise is Aug. 13

August 1st 2016

Ferndale Green Cruise is Aug. 13 (Event Page) Ferndale, MI –  The 2016 Annual Sierra Club Green Cruise will occur this year on Saturday August 13 with bike rides, a street fair, and the grand parade of walkers, skaters, bicyclists, and others using non-motorized transportation.  Begun in 2006 as a green reaction and counter event […]

Green Cruise Honors Slow Roll Founder, Celebrates People Power

August 9th 2015

Green Cruise Honors Slow Roll Founder, Celebrates People Power (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug 9, 2015) Two great movements came together Saturday as the Sierra Club presented Detroit Slow Roll founder Jason Hall with the Green Cruiser of the Year Award at the 11th annual Green Cruise in Downtown Ferndale. Hall started the Slow Roll five […]

Ferndale: Green Cruise Aug 8

July 31st 2015

Ferndale: Green Cruise Aug 8, 2015 (event listing) The 11th Annual Sierra Club-sponsored Green Cruise on Saturday, August 8th, 2015 in downtown Ferndale, MI, is held on Nine Mile Road (blocked off) immediately east of Woodward from 10 am to 2 pm. The Green Cruise celebrates walking, biking, running, hiking, skateboarding, rollerblading, and other forms […]

Bikes Abound in 2012 Green Cruise (w/video)

August 13th 2012

The annual Sierra Club Green Cruise was held Aug. 11, 2012 with dozens of people coming to Downtown Ferndale to celebrate non-motorized transportation. The event is an ecofriendly alternative to the Dream Cruise event which will be the following weekend.

Green Cruise is Aug 11

August 5th 2012

The Annual Sierra Club Green Cruise takes place on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012 with a variety of mass bicycle rides to choose from. The Green Alley is the grand finish line where bicyclists and other visitors can enjoy samples of healthy foods and talk to various vendors. There is a Green Parade celebrating human-powered modes of transportation, and there are often unusual costumes, bicycle decorations and unique pedal-powered contraptions.

Ferndale’s Upcoming Green Events

July 6th 2011

The summer is full of events to educate and celebrate environmentally-conscious living. If you know of any that aren’t on this list, please email editor@ferndale115.com to let us know!