SAVE THE DATE! - September 12, 2015
Join us and show your support for a healthier lifestyle and safe biking in Des Plaines. This popular and fun 9 mile ride is set for Saturday, September 12th getting underway at 9AM from the HIstoric Methodist Campground. At the end of the trail ride, riders will be treated to food, entertainment and raffle prizes provided by our generous sponsors.
Ride Starts and Ends at The Historic Methodist Campground
1250 Joseph Schwab (Campground) Rd. – Des Plaines
9:00am – Register 10:00am – Ride Starts
Entertainment, Refreshment & Raffle afterwards!
All riders are required to submit a completed registration form, sign a waiverand wear a helmet to participate. Bike helmets and other bike accessories will be available for purchase in support of future educational activities and events.
ORGANIZED BY THE DES PLAINES BIKE & PEDESTRIAN ADVISORY COMMITTEE (DPBPAC), SHIFT2GREEN
& THE CITY OF DES PLAINES SPECIAL EVENTS COMMISSION (SEC)
Register Now. Bring the Family. All Ages. No charge. www.depbpac.org
Sponsorship opportunities available. This is a community event which attracts over 300 riders, affirming the value that biking and walking - for recreation or transit - has for our community. It’s also a great opportunity to get out as a group to celebrate the out of doors and enjoy the natural landscapes here in Des Plaines along the River Trail. Your sponsorship supports the many benefits of cycling with a cash donation, or donation in kind of food, entertainment or raffle prizes, plus, associates your business with the positive goals of a healthy lifestyle and safe bicycling.
The Des Plaines Bike & Pedestrian Advisory Committee (DPBPAC) is a group of passionate advocates for safe bike and pedestrian access and helping get the word out on the about the health benefits assoicated with biking and walking.