Jun 3, 2017, 8 – 11 a.m.
Bike Lexington’s Family Fun Ride is a free eight-mile bike ride in the heart of downtown! The Family Fun Ride is not a race and the route is designed for riders of all skill sets and ages to celebrate the joy of biking. The event will also feature giveaways, a Kids Rodeo bike course and a Slow Cycle for ages 18+.
Registration: In-person beginning at 8 a.m. at the Robert R. Stephens Courthouse *There is no online registration for this event
8 a.m. – Registration opens, Kids Rodeo courses begin
9 a.m. – Slow Cycle begins
10 a.m. – Family Fun Ride begins
- Kids’ Rodeo – The Kids Rodeo is a youth instructional bike course open to all kids up to age 12. This year, the Kids Rodeo course will be a closed circuit where kids will be doing a series of short laps. All participating kids must complete a waiver/registration form and wear a helmet.
- Slow Cycle – The Slow Cycle is a free competition for ages 18+. The object of the Cycle is simply to be the last person to cross the finish line. Visit downtownlex.com for rules.
- Family Fun Ride – Bike Lexington’s Family Fun Ride is an eight-mile police-escorted bike ride in the heart of downtown. The Family Fun Ride is not a race and features a rolling closure at a child-friendly pace of 10 mph or under. The route is designed for all skill levels and ages. Visit downtownlex.com for route and rules.
Giveaways and prizes: Free helmets will be given away, while they last. Already have a helmet? Stop by the helmet fitting station to ensure a safe and proper fit!
Every registered Family Fun Ride participant will automatically be entered into a bike giveaway and the winner will be announced after the ride. One bike will be awarded to an adult, and one to a child. Participants must be present to win.
Parking: For parking information, visit lexpark.org.