This Saturday, December 6th, is an active day in Mid-Wilshire with a Miracle Mile Fun Run, and a 6th Street Walking Tour set to bring residents together for some interaction and exercise.
Early in the day Councilman Tom LaBonge will be hosting the 2nd Miracle Mile Fun Run. This one-mile run will take place along Wilshire Boulevard. Check-in will start at 6:30 am with the race will start at 7:30 am. The starting point is Wilshire and Orange Drive.
Wilshire Boulevard will be closed to cars between Highland Avenue and Fairfax Avenue from 6 am until 9 am. North/South traffic will be open on both Fairfax Avenue and Highland Avenue. Organizers expect to have Wilshire Boulevard reopened before 9:00am.
Runners can take advantage of this opportunity to run down the middle of Wilshire Boulevard, one of the most famous streets in Los Angeles!
The Mid City West Community Council is hosting a 6th Street Walking Tour this Saturday, Dec. 6th at 10am, walking east on 6th and and discussing what it’s like to walk the street currently, and how other potential configurations of the street would change the experience.