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Mayor Daley's Bike To Work Rally



    Mayor Daley's Bike To Work Rally

    Mark your calendar for Mayor Daley’s Bike to Work Rally on Friday, June 19th, 2009. Hosted at Daley Plaza – 50 W. Washington, the event celebrates the City’s commitment to make Chicago the best big city for bicycling.

    The full day of activities includes:

    7:30 am Bike commuters receive a FREE continental breakfast and Bike Chicago T-shirt. These treats go fast, so come early

    7:30 am - 8:30 am Morning Program includes: Entertainment by Environmental Encroachment Awards presentation for this year’s most influential individual, corporation and government agency in the biking community.

    Last year’s winners included:  Alex Wilson, West Town Bikes o City of Chicago, Office of the City Clerk o Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) 

    Area Universities including: ·DePaul University ·Loyola University ·Northwestern University ·University of Chicago ·University of Illinois at Chicago.

    The Media Challenge – Cheer on your favorite media personality as they race a vehicle from a select location to the plaza.

    Raffle with fun bike prizes 8:30am – 10:30 am Bally Total Fitness Yoga for Cyclists DK Stunt Show 10:30 am – 7 pm Goose Island Brewpub opens on the Plaza.

    All day highlights include the DK Stunt Show, Chicago Bike Polo Expositions, live music by Pawnshop Band, and much more!