Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Bike New York Roosevelt Island Spring Kickoff Party Saturday May 30 - Learn To Ride, Pop Up Bike Shop, Daisy May's BBQ & Much More

Bike New York's Roosevelt Island Community Outreach Manager Caitlin Goodspeed reports:

Our 2nd Annual Spring :Kickoff Party will take place on Saturday, May 30, 2105 from 11am - 4pm at the Capobianco basketball court. This year's activities will include a Learn to Ride - Kids class, Daisy Mays BBQ, a FREE bike raffle, a bike decorating contest, and more! It's going to be a lot of fun.
Here are some scenes from last year's terrific Bike NY Roosevelt Island Spring Kickoff Party

UPDATE 5/28 - The Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC) adds:
Please join us on Saturday, May 30th from 11 AM -4 PM at the basketball court at Capobianco Field for the 2ND Annual Roosevelt Island Spring Kick-off Party sponsored by Bike New York. Bring your bike and enjoy a variety of FREE activities for all ages.

Schedule of Events:

11:00 AM Welcome!

11:45 AM R.I. Youth Program Drum Corps

12:30 PM Bike Decorating Contest

1:00 PM Greeting from Councilmember Ben Kallos

1:00 PM Learn to Ride - Kids Class

3:15 PM Tour de Roosevelt Island Bike Ride

Ongoing activities will include: a pop-up bike shop, free smoothies made with a bike blender, information tables from various island and local community groups and organizations, bike decorating table, free bike raffle, chalking and hula hoops, bike/helmet fitting station, face painting and much more!

Food for purchase by Daisy Mays BBQ

Music by DJ Smizno

(Rain date- Sunday, May 31st, 11 AM- 4 PM)

In partnership with the Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation