Hazon bike ride, farm day on April 2 in Encinitas

The Hazon Ride will hit the streets on April 2.

The inaugural Hazon Ride in San Diego will launch from Coastal Roots Farm in Encinitas on Sunday, April 2. This day-long, fully-supported bike ride will take riders through the coastal beaches and inland paved trails, culminating in a group lunch and celebration at the farm, including an interactive marketplace of local, sustainable vendors.

Hazon, a Jewish environmental nonprofit organization, is hosting the community bike ride to raise awareness about environmental sustainability.

The Hazon San Diego Ride is a fully-supported ride, fundraiser and community experience for people of all cycling levels and ages. Attendees can opt for a variety of long-distance rides (20, 36, or 60 miles) or just come for a fun time at a local organic farm. There there will be a delicious, kosher farm-to-table lunch, local beer, engaging workshops and family-friendly activities for all ages.

Start times for the ride vary beginning at 8 a.m., and farm activities and lunch are open to everyone from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Activities include farm-based learning, face painting, live music, library story time and crafts and a kids’ bike-a-thon for ages 2-5.

Registration is required and includes lunch.Register at Use the code RIDEWITHME for $10 off registration. The fundraiser raises money in support of environmental causes in San Diego.