Nearing the End of the Day on Car Free Sunday



Lots going on: music, food, entertainment but I didn't get to most of it. Day was sunny until dusk then clouded over.

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  1. That's great. I don't think we have that here in Portland.

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    1. Hi Ken, you'll be glad to know they also have car free days in Portland. See here http://carfreedays.com/tag/portland/

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  2. I've looked at a few of your posts and thoroughly enjoyed it. Your photos are great and make me feel like I might have been there. Thanks for sharing.

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    1. Aw, that is a very nice comment. It makes me want to continue blogging ;-)

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  3. What a great idea, a car free day. Diane

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    1. Yes it is an annual event which is growing in the city.

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    1. The idea is certainly growing in popularity. What I like about it besides environmental benefits, is that it seems to bring the community together.

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  5. This is a great idea. I wish all followed this.

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    1. Check in your part of the world as this is an international movement.

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  6. Hello Joyful. Great pictures you show. Thanks for the comment on my blog. Wishing you a good Wednesday. Hugs Hanne Bente

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    1. Thank you Hanne. I wish you a great Thursday!

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  7. What fun! That second photo looks a lot like our downtown when the streets are closed.

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  8. A car free day is such a great idea. If only it would catch on.
    Have a great rest of your day.

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  9. nice to get out and about, and photos too

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  10. It would be great if every weekend was car free.

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  11. Hello Joyful,
    What a delightful event!! I feel a merry atmosphere there very well. Where is a young lady in a red tutu going?
    Have a great day!
    keiko

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  12. Hi Penny! What an interesting concept. There have been many occasions when I have wished the whole world was car free.:) Hope you are well and have a lovely and happy summer!!:)

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  13. Hi Üenny,
    now I'm a member and I can't miss one of your good articles like this of a car free city. :-)
    Wish you a nice day
    greetings - moni

    my blog:
    http://www.reflexionblog.de

    Sorry, but I can't comment with my URL. Please, can you make this possible? ♥

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  14. great pictures....what an interesting concept...bet we could all do that if we tried!

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  15. Thanks everyone1 I'm glad you all enjoyed the concept. Since Car Free Day is an international event, I recommend you check out whether you have such a day in your city or town.

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  16. Good Job, Penny,
    I really like the first picture with all the people, stuff, and clouds.

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    1. Thank you, Brenda. There was such an air of joy during that day. People were happy to have an even to walk through, hear music, eat and browse at tables selling things.

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