Earth Hour Celebration & Night Ride at Centrio
March 3, 2016 by admin
“Switch your lights off for 60 mins.” This has been the simple challenge of “Earth Hour” celebration since 2008 to deliver a powerful message on the need for decisive climate change solutions. WWF-Philippines’ joins this year with 170 countries in celebrating Earth Hour’s 10th year of promoting climate action.
The main switch-off in Cagayan de Oro City for Earth Hour 2016 will be at Centrio Mall on March 19, 2016, Saturday 8:30PM followed by a “Night Ride” for bikers organised by HABAGAT Outdoor Equipment which will also be staged in 10 other locations – Cebu, Manila, Davao, Dumaguete, Ormoc, Tarlac, Palompon, Leyte, Ozamis and Zamboanga simultaneously. The purpose of this gathering is to show concern about climate change and to reduce carbon footprint for a cleaner air by riding a bike on a certain route.
For CDO Leg, the route will be:
from Centrio Mall
to Luna St.
to Capistrano St.
to Macahambus St.
to JR Borja Bridge
to Ysalina Bridge
to Fernandes St.
to Macasandig Rotunda
to loop at Divisoria
to Corrales Avenue
then back to Centrio Mall
Total distance: approx. 6.7 kilometers.
Join the switch-off and be one of the 1,000 expected bikers! Just don’t forget to bring your blinkers, your helmet, and of course, your own bike. Registration starts at 6PM.