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Celebrate May the Fourth Be With You Day

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The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) and SmartTrips invite you to celebrate May the Fourth Be With You day with fun Star Wars characters and web resources to keep you moving comfortably.
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Graphic featuring five PBOT characters dressed as Star Wars characters standing against a navy blue galaxy background.

Celebrate the warmer temperature by exploring the galaxy of travel options in your neighborhood and city. Whether by electric bike, scooter, strolling, or rolling, show your love for Star Wars through transportation on May 4th.  

Here are ideas for going out to explore the galaxy 

  • Go on a Chew-Walka - can you walk and chew at the same time? 

  • Go on a Han Solo bike ride or walk mission. 

  • Jump into hyperspace with BIKETOWN’s new lightspeed technology! 

  • Travel across the galaxy on a Luke Skywalker ped/bike bridge! 

Use the SmartTrips resources we've linked to below as tools for your mission. Tag @pbotinfo on social media to show us how you or your neighborhood is embracing Star Wars on this day. May the Force go with you!

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Graphic featuring five PBOT characters dressed as Star Wars characters standing against a navy blue galaxy background.
Blue space themed background, text says "jump into hyperspace with BIKETOWNS lightspeed technology"

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Blue space themed background, text says "go on a chew-walk-a can you chew and walk at the same time?

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Blue space themed background, text says "go on a Han Solo bike ride or walk mission."

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Blue space themed background, text says "travel across the galaxy on a Luke Skywalker pedestrian/bike bridge!"

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Tools for your mission

Four Parks of East Portland Ride Map

Digital map - Find the best routes for your mission with our online map that shows all of Portland's bikeways.

Suggested walking routes - Stroll through a different part of the city with our walking routes.

Suggested biking routes - Take the guesswork out of your mission with these suggested biking routes.

Portland Biking Guide - A great place to start if you are new to biking in Portland or just need a refresher on navigating the galaxy.

Portland Family Biking Guide- Are you and your family interested in biking? This guide has advice for Jedis of all ages all from pregnancy to getting kids riding on their own. 

Checklist for getting started on a bike - Starting your first bike mission can be daunting, this checklist walks you through each step for a successful ride.