Walk to School Day
An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 4 of October, repeating indefinitely
Did you know the first ever Walk to School Day in the US was held in Chicago in 1997? Carry on the tradition and help promote a walkable community and eco-friendly, active transport.
Join students, families, school leaders, community partners and mayors around the world to celebrate the benefits of walking to school during International Walk to School Day. Bike riders welcome too!
Organize an event for your school. Check out tips for planning, learn about the history of walk to school day, see who’s signed up, and learn more about this international initiative.