Roswell Moves! An Open Streets Event
Come join us on Canton Street with your wheels and feet for Roswell Moves! With free activities, live music, on-bike education, pump tracks, chalk drawing and professional chalk artists, and all that Canton Street has to enjoy!
Mark your calendars as 'Roswell Moves!' returns for its spectacular fifth edition. This innovative 'open streets' event, orchestrated by Bike Roswell! and strongly supported by the City of Roswell and our partners, including our sponsor, Visit Roswell, is set to redefine your Sunday fun. Event Highlights: Roswell Moves! Activities: A dynamic mix of activities, demonstrations, and games promoting healthy lifestyles. Dance, jump, roll, stretch, twirl, and walk your way through the day. Enjoy live music on two stages by Mojo Vinyl and Rock ’N' Taco, and don’t forget the shopping, eating, and drinking! Roswell Arts Fund Chalk Art: Watch as professional chalk artists brighten the day and the pavement with chalk murals along Canton Street in this new edition to the Roswell Moves experience. Grab a piece of chalk yourself to join in on the fun, create a community patchwork of color, and help us show off Roswell’s creative side! Family Bike Parade at 11:00 am: Help us get Roswell Moves! rolling with this bike parade led by Bike Roswell!, it's a delightful spectacle for all ages and all types of pedal-powered vehicles. Historic Roswell Kiwanis Kids’ Bicycle Safety Rodeo from 12:00 to 3:00 pm: A hands-on learning experience about cycling safety and bicycle handling skills, culminating in a fun obstacle course. Bring your wheels and feet to this free, innovative experience! Roswell Moves encourages people to explore the community by walking, pedaling, rolling, and even playing. While some vendors will be permitted in this area, attendees are encouraged to experience and savor the offerings provided by local merchants in this corridor. Using a formula that has been in practice since the 1970s in major cities across the globe, Roswell Moves! aims to promote: active lifestyles alternate modes of transportation positive environmental impacts positive economic impacts Want more bicycling fun? Join the Bike Roswell! Mayor’s Ride! The Mayor's Ride will continue as part of the Roswell Moves! festivities again in 2024. This fully-supported recreational bike ride will offer distances of 18, 42, and 64 miles, all routes beginning at 8 a.m. Lunch will be provided for all participants. The Mayor’s Ride portion of the event does require a registration fee and is the largest fundraiser of the year for Bike Roswell!