May 13-17th is Bike to work week! IAWIA, in collaboration with ULI and CREW Iowa are sponsoring a bike tour of downtown Des Moines. Whether you bring your own bike or use one of the provided B-Cycles - you’ll get the opportunity to tour some of downtown Des Moines’ newest developments. The tour will end at Ernie Boondocks for drinks, appetizers, and networking!
Date: Friday May 17th, 2019
Time: TOUR: 1:00-4:00 & HAPPY HOUR: 4:30-5:30
The Walnut (starting location-meet for lunch earlier if you wish!, 1417 Walnut St, Depart at 1:15)
Carbon 550 (550 Watson Powell Jr Way, Approximate time of tour 1:25-1:55)
111 E. Grand Avenue (Mass Timber Construction. Approximate time of tour 2:05-2:35)
The Scott at East Village Apartments (700 E 5th Street. Approximate time of tour: 2:45-3:15)
Climb Iowa (150 E 4th Street, Approximate time of tour: 3:25-3:55)
4:15- 5:30 pm Social – Happy Hour at Ernie Boondocks (440 E. Grand)– appetizers and 1 drink ticket will be provided as part of your registration!
* B Cycle's must be reserved at registration. The event allows for 50 registrants, however only 15 B-Cycle’s are available based on a first come first serve basis. Helmets will not be provided but are strongly encouraged/recommended!
* Please take note that the B Cycles will be picked up from Ernie Boondocks. Transportaion will not be provided back to the starting location. If you are reserving a B Cycle, plan ahead to return to your vehicle. The free D-Line runs until 6pm on weeknights. https://www.ridedart.com/routes/shuttles/42-d-line-downtown