LIC Bike Parade
SATURDAY JUNE 11, 2016 | 11 AM – 4 PM
Join us for the LIC Bike Parade, a visual spectacle of decorated bicycles, human-powered floats made from recycled materials, and hand-painted parade banners. To help prepare for the occasion, Recycle-A-Bicycle will offer free mobile bike repair and a Kids Bike Swap, Bike New York will provide a Learn to Ride for Kids class in nearby Rainey Park, Socrates artists will lead bike decorating workshops, and Free Style Arts Association will lead a collaborative large-scale sculpture project to create a human-powered parade float. The parade will leave the main gate of Socrates at 2pm, travel southbound along Vernon Boulevard, and will culminate at a celebration in Queensbridge Park, where we’ll celebrate the 100th birthday of Jane Jacobs, a tireless advocate for access, use, and enjoyment of public spaces.
11 AM – 2 PM : Bike Swap & Repairs / Learn to Ride for Kids / Workshops
2 PM : Parade along Vernon Blvd. (leaving from Broadway entrance gate)
2 – 4 PM : Waterfront Celebration at Queensbridge Park
FREE. NO RSVP REQUIRED.
LIC Bike Parade is presented in partnership with:
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