Bike Chicago 2012 encourages everyone to “bike it” as an alternative to driving, utilizing the City’s world-class bike network. Here is what’s on the radar for this years’ Bike Chicago:
Bike to Work Week, June 11-15: Various events to promote the culture of biking will be presented. Some ideas currently in the works include a movie in the park, Loop bike tour, a lecture on CDOT’s exciting new plans to encourage cycling in 2012 and much more! Details in the May issue.
Bike to Work Rally at Daley Plaza on June 15: Take your bike to work! Join fellow cyclists, local media, cycling groups, Goose Island Beer Company and the city of Chicago on Daley Plaza beginning at 7:30am. The festivities will celebrate biking and those riding their bikes to work will receive a FREE Bike T-Shirt, breakfast, and can check their bikes at the Sierra Mist free Bike Valet.
Speaking of t-shirts, the annual contest is back! Three different designs will be presented and you get to choose which is your favorite. Visit us onFacebook or visit www.bikechicago.us to vote. Voting begins Today and ends April 26, when the winning design will be announced. VOTE NOW!