Trip the Light Fantastic - Christmas Lights Bike Ride POSTPONED to Fri Dec 13

DateTime: 
12/07/2013 - 11:00pm - 12/08/2013 - 1:30am

NOTE: This event has been postponed to Friday, December 13th.  See the event web site for more details.

 
The ride is free but you MUST pre-register at the web site.
 
TRIP THE LIGHT FANTASTIC
 
A Magical Midnight Bike Ride thru Jackson County’s Christmas in the Park
 
December 7-8, 2013
 
When: Saturday, December 7th
  • 11 pm - Check-in begins @ Frank White Ballpark Parking Lot
  • 12 am - Welcome and Awards
    • Kelly Urich, Morning Host, 99.7 The Point 
    • Mike Sanders, Jackson County Executive 
  • 12:15 am – The 4-Mile Ride begins in heats of 50 @ .2 mile intervals
What: TRIP THE LIGHT FANTASTIC is a FREE event for cyclists to enjoy a four-mile Magical Midnight Ride through the hundreds of lighted, animated displays at Jackson County’s Christmas in the Park! The Salvation Army will be on-site with their Canteen providing complimentary coffee and hot chocolate. Voluntary donations will be accepted. Festive holiday music and costumed characters will add to the ambience of the ride en route to Christmas in the Park!
 
T-Shirt: Since this is a FREE event, t-shirts will be available for sale @ $10/ea with a portion of the proceeds going to the Salvation Army.
 
Prizes: Prizes (TBD) will be awarded in two categories: 
  • Best Decorated Bike
  • Best Dressed Rider
 
For more information please contact:
 
Marcy Caldwell, Event Coordinator
Jackson County Parks + Rec
mcaldwell@jacksongov.org
816-503-4831    
Email Address: 
mcaldwell@jacksongov.org
Event Details
Event Type: 
Ride - Road
Region: 
Kansas City metro
Sponsoring Organization: 
Jackson County Parks
Event Location/Address: 
Frank White Ballpark Parking Lot, Longview Lake
MoBikeFed Advocacy Event?: 
0
Event details
Distance Options: 
4 miles
Entry Fee: 
Free, pre-registration required
Charity Event: 
No
SAG Service?: 
No SAG Service