When: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Circle Park & Homola Picnic Shelter
Enjoy a bevy of bike activities at the Inaugural Bike Bloomingdale April 29.
Bike Rodeo (10-11AM)
Learn a variety of safety tips and tricks from the Bloomingdale Police Department, enjoy a mini bike course, and go through a safety check at the Bike Rodeo. Children must bring their own bike, and helmets are required. In the event of inclement weather, the event will be moved into Westfield Gymnasium. No registration is necessary.
Bike Bloomingdale (11AM)
Join other bike enthusiasts on a leisurely 4.0- or 6.7-mile ride led by Mayor Franco Coladipietro and Park Board President Buzz Puccio, escorted by the BPD Bike Patrol. All abilities are welcome but riders must be experienced enough to ride 4.0/6.7 miles. Children must be accompanied by a riding adult.
6.7-mile ride: #404117-A1
4.0-mile ride: #404117-A2
Family Bike Bloomingdale (11AM)
This family-friendly ride of 1.5 miles remains on nearby park trails and follows a designated route manageable for beginner through experienced riders. Children must be accompanied by a riding adult.
1.5-mile ride: #404118
Register online. Bike Bloomingdale is located under Special Events.
Note: Pre-registration for the bike rides is required to receive a Bike Bloomingale T-shirt. Helmets are strongly recommended for all riders.
Schedule of Activities
10 to 11 a.m.: Bike Bloomingdale, bike registration, bike and helmet safety check, mini bike course, entertainment, giveaways and raffles
10:30 to 11 a.m.: Check-in for Bike Bloomingdale
11 a.m..: 4.0/6.7-mile Bike Bloomingdale
11 a.m.: 1.5-mile Family Bike Bloomingdale
12 to 1 p.m.: Lunch