Peace Road UN Event



Tuesday, August 4, 2015

9:00am - Program and Exhibition at the United Nations Headquarters
1:30pm - Bicycle trek in Central Park


United Nations Headquarters, Room 8
Entrance at 1st Avenue and 45th Street
New York, New York 10017

USS Maine Monument
Near the Columbus Circle entrance of Central P
New York, New York


A Peace Road program and exhibition will be held at 9:00 AM at the United Nations Headquarters in Room 8 (basement level). Please use the entrance at 1st Avenue and 45th Street. The program will include presentations on the vision and impact of the global Peace Road initiative and a photo exhibition of Peace Road events around the world.

The bicycle trek will begin at 1:30 PM at the USS Maine Monument near the Columbus Circle entrance of Central Park. Please bring your own bicycles, use one of the many bicycle rentals around Central Park, or rent a Citi Bike. We have a special arrangement with the Broadway Bicycle Shop (1710 Broadway at 54th Street) which is four blocks from the USS Maine Monument at Columbus Circle. The rental fee for a bike, helmet and travel basket is $10.00 for the period from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM (4 hours). If you want to use this special rental offer, PAYMENT IS REQUIRED NOW by credit card at Peace Road Bike Rental Offer. Orders must be received by 10:00 PM on Monday, August 3. Bikes will be available for pickup at the Broadway Bicycle Shop at 1:00 PM. Don’t be late! The entire group will gather at 1:30 PM at the USS Maine Monument to begin the ride. Renters are responsible to return their bikes to the Broadway Bicycle Ride when they are finished. 

Register to participate in the United Nations program and bicycle trek.


Download the Citi Bike app

Download Printable Flyer


Do I have to register to attend this event?

Yes. Registration is required for both the United Nations event and the bike ride.

Will bikes be provided?

No. Please bring your own bike or rent a bike.

Where can I rent a bike?

Check out this map of bike rentals surrounding the Central Park area. You can also rent a Citi Bike at various points throughout the city. Remember: Citi Bikes must be checked in every half hour at a Citi Bike dock, or you will be charged an extra fee.

Does it cost anything to attend this event?

The only potential cost is a bike rental.


David Rendel