Clean Air Day
Clean Air Day is a special chance for students to spend time outdoors, celebrate active transportation, and learn how air quality impacts our health and the health of the environment.
Make the trip to and from the park fun too with sustainable transportation – walk, bike, or use public transit!
June 5th, 2019
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Free to attend | Accessible
All schools welcome
Celebrate the success of Bike to School Month
Show your students you appreciate their efforts and come enjoy the outdoors with us!
Stations and programming
Some of what you can expect to see and experience at Clean Air Day (plus much more!)
Health Canada Air Quality Station
Visit Health Canada to measure air quality with high-tech machines, experience VR, and enter a colouring contest – all to learn how you can improve the air that we breathe!
Freedom Concepts Bike Demo
Try out alternative bikes designed specifically for youth with disabilities. Handcycles and adaptive bicycles will be available to try out and learn about. **REGISTER in advance for your group’s demo session at the event registration table upon arrival!**
The W.R.E.N.C.H. Bike Repairs
Have your bike checked out by the cycling professionals at The W.R.E.N.C.H. and learn a thing or two about what makes your bike work.
Arts & Crafts
Look your best as your ride and stroll around town by decorating your bikes, helmets, and shoes!
Prairie Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre
Visit Prairie Wildlife Rehab Centre’s station to learn more about Manitoba wildlife and how to protect their habitats!
Motion Zone (Sport Manitoba)
Fit Kids Healthy Kids will set up a free play zone with awesome equipment and games supervised by their staff. This is large area where kids get active in an unstructured/ free play setting. Staff are actively engaged with the children, they talk about the importance physical activity, and teach them fun things to do that can improve their fundamental movement skills.
Enjoy this event even more by riding your bikes to the park! We ensure you have a place to securely park it with the Winnipeg Bike Valet station.
Winnipeg Transit will be there for you to meet a driver, tour a bus, and learn all about taking the bus in Winnipeg!
City of Winnipeg Police
Meet some police officers and get a chance to see one of their cruiser cars up close! They’ll have lots safety tips when it comes to walking and cycling to school.
Where to find the fun!