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Tour de Cluck, Davis, CA
This year, the event is adding water conservation to their palette of inspiring gardens, and there will be a couple of BlueBarrel Rainwater Catchment Systems featured for viewing on the tour.
The event will kick off at Central Park, and then participants will follow a marked bicycle route on a self-guided tour of the projects and pursuits that make Davis more sustainable.
(The stops along the tour are also accessible by car.)
The Tour de Cluck benefits Davis Farm To School programs.
Registration is required: