Spring Roll: Bike Gate Grand Opening

Overton Bike Gate seen from installation lift for the archHelp us celebrate the grand opening of the new Overton Park Bike Gate!  The new bicycle and pedestrian plaza is located at the intersection of East Parkway and Sam Cooper Blvd.  We’ll kick off at 1:00pm with music, and then at 1:30pm we’ll hear from Mayor A C Wharton, Bruce Hopkins of First Tennessee, and others.

Following the program, we’ll have a victory lap through Overton Park to celebrate all the progress Memphis has made as a cycling community over the last several years. We encourage you to ride your bike to this event!

Saturday, April 19, 2014
1:00pm-3:00pm
Overton Park – East Parkway Pavilion
(corner of East Parkway and Sam Cooper)
Event Details and Map

If you want a little more adventure and are up for a little more riding, please consider joining the Wee Ride Memphis group ride leaving First Congregational Church at 10:30am on Saturday, April 19. Learn more about the ride here.

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