THE ANNUAL LIGHTING OF THE SUNDIAL BRIDGE
Come see the Sundial Bridge awash with a pink glow to support breast cancer awareness and education. The bridge will be lit the Thursday through Sunday of Think Pink Week.
About The Sundial Bridge
The Sundial Bridge was designed by world-famous architect Santiago Calatrava. The Sundial Bridge at Turtle Bay crosses the Sacramento River in the heart of Redding, California. Opened July 4, 2004, the bridge links the north and south campuses of Turtle Bay Exploration Park and serves as a new downtown entrance for Redding¹s extensive Sacramento River Trail system.
About Santiago Calatrava
World renowned Spanish architect and engineer Santiago Calatrava conceived the Sundial Bridge’s unusual design, his first free-standing bridge in the United States. Calatrava has built bridges, airports, rail terminals, stadiums, and other structures around the world. His notable designs include the new PATH transportation terminal at the World Trade Center site in New York City and several projects at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Greece, including the main stadium where opening and closing ceremonies were held.