CicLAvia heads back to its anniversary route through the “Heart of L.A.” on Sunday, Oct. 16, as Boyle Heights, Chinatown, DTLA, and Westlake will host the country’s largest open-streets event.

Streets will be closed to cars and open for cyclists, pedestrians, runners and skaters to use as a recreational space.

Street closures from 8 a.m. to about 6 p.m. include the following in the Little Tokyo area:

• First Street from Broadway to Central Avenue

• Central Avenue from First Street to East Third Street

• East Third Street from Central Avenue to Alameda Street

• East Fourth Place from Alameda Street to Merrick Street

New to CicLAvia? Here are some things you need to know:

• CicLAvia is free.

• CicLAvia lasts from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.

• CicLAvia closes streets to car traffic and opens them for people to walk, skate, bike, play, and explore parts of Los Angeles.

• CicLAvia is not a race. There’s no starting point or finish line — begin where you like and enjoy the day your way.

• CicLAvia traffic flows in two directions, just like regular traffic.

For general event information, contact CicLAvia at (213) 355-8500 or or visit

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