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!