Go For A Ride Day for the year 2023 is celebrated/observed on Tuesday, November 22nd. There are until the next observance.

📆 When is Go For A Ride Day?

This year, Go For A Ride Day is on November 22nd. It is the 4th Tuesday in November; in 2023, it is on Wednesday.

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📜 History of Go For A Ride Day

But it wasn’t always like this. There were no nonstop flights from St. Louis to the Oregon coast when President Jefferson asked Lewis (and, subsequently, Clark) to explore the American West in 1804. According to the History Channel, “The journey lasted two years. They encountered hard weather, unforgiving terrain, hazardous waterways, injuries, malnutrition, sickness, and both friendly and unfriendly Native Americans along the journey. Despite this, the 8,000-mile voyage was regarded as a major success, providing “fresh topographical, biological, and sociological knowledge about previously unexplored portions of North America.”

And now we’re complaining about attempting to fit our carry-ons into the overhead bin.

Americans have long enjoyed “going for a ride” in whatever method of transportation was available. Horses, boats, bicycles And, of course, there is the omnipresent automobile. The nation has had a lengthy love affair with vehicles, beginning in the mid-twentieth century and extending until recently, when a new generation of car purchasers, born after the car mania, lost interest in appearance and instead focused on practicality. Priuses are as attractive as Porsches due to their excellent gas mileage. So, almost.

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Things to do on Go For A Ride Day

Make it fun
Dare to attempt something novel and exciting. Why not experiment with a new means of transportation? Jet skiing, parasailing, and hot air balloon rides are also options. In colder areas, consider a sleigh ride or a horse-drawn carriage trip.

Make it easy
If you weren’t born to be wild, don’t let that stop you from having fun. Experiment with becoming a tourist in your own city or neighborhood. Use public transportation to view the attractions like a guest.

Make it memorable
Exploring is an adventure, but it may be even more enjoyable if you have someone accompanying you. Bring along a daring friend or family member to help you build memories. If your local pals are stuck in the mud, invite your more daring friends remotely by publishing your trip on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter.

📅 Go For A Ride Day Observances

2022 November 22 Tuesday
2023 November 22 Wednesday
2024 November 22 Friday
2025 November 22 Saturday
2026 November 22 Sunday

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