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Free Family Fun at the Indy Crit Bicycle Festival
WHEN: Saturday, July 13, 2019, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. FREE ADMISSION. Experience FREE family fun at the IU Health Indy Criterium Bicycle Festival in the heart of Downtown Indianapolis on Saturday, July 13th!
WHERE: Monument Circle, 120 Monument Circle, Indianapolis, IN 46204
DETAILS: Kids, families, and bicycle enthusiasts can enjoy an entire day of bicycling and free health and fitness activities at the 10thannual IU Health Indy Criterium Bicycle Festival. Start off your day with the PNC / Meijer Family Fun Ride at 10:30 a.m. Families, children and recreational bicyclists will love this leisurely 4-mile bicycling adventure through downtown Indianapolis along the Indianapolis Cultural Trail. The ride will begin and end on Monument Circle and is suitable for riders of all ages, skills and abilities.
Kids and families can then explore the PNC / Meijer Kids Zone from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. The PNC / Meijer Kids Zone will feature a variety of bicycling and physical fitness activities, arts and crafts, and healthy lifestyle education booths. Kids can collect stamps along the way on their PNC / Meijer Kids Zone passport which will help them earn a free bicycle helmet at the end of their adventure. The helmets are generously provided by the CIBA Foundation!
And be sure not to miss the PNC / Meijer Kids Bike Races at 12:30pm! Children ages 3-9 will LOVE riding their bicycles down Meridian Street to Monument Circle in front of thousands of cheering fans!
About the Indy Criterium Bicycle Festival and Indy Criterium, Inc.:
Indy Criterium, Inc. is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization whose signature program is the Indy Criterium Bicycle Festival and the Mass Ave Criterium. Over its 10-year history, the two events have grown into two of the Midwest’s largest bicycling events.
The Indy Criterium traditionally takes place on the second Saturday in July and is a one-day “celebration of all things bicycling”. Since 2010, the Indy Criterium Bicycle Festival has raised over $164,000 to support local youth serving charities and other local bicycling-related charities in Indianapolis.
Photos courtesy of Indy Crit.