Saturday, September 17, 2016 – 3:30 pm
Bike Winnetka is an event that will take bicycle riders of all ages through scenic Winnetka in a group rider format. All riders must wear a helmet or will be unable to participate.
Thanks to the generosity of our Community Partners, the cost of this event is only $7 per person.
Community Partners (as of 8/3/16)
BMO Harris Bank
Dick’s Sporting Goods
First Bank & Trust
Green Bay Cycles
The Hudson Company
North Shore Community Bank
The NorthShore Dentist
Scout Troop #20
Specialty Print Communications
Stormy’s Bar & Grille
2 Mile Option
Geared for young riders (under a 20” wheel) and parents. Suggested for 3rd grade and under. Children must be with an adult. No training wheels will be allowed.
8 Mile Option
Participants will be expected to maintain an 8 mph pace during the entire ride, approximately 1 hour. (For comparison, the average person walks about 3 mile per hour.) All participants on this ride must have a 20” wheel or greater.
Online registration for this event has closed. All registration after 9/13/16 is now handled in person at the Winnetka Park District Administrative Office, 540 Hibbard Road M-F 8:30 am – 5:00 pm and on Saturday, September 17 from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. Those registering after 9/13 will pick up packets at the adm. office. There is no on-site registration. download pdf registration form
Packet Pick-Up Information (Those who registered by 9/13/16)
All participants will receive a packet full of goodies, including t-shirt and final route map.
Advanced Packet Pick-Up: September 15-17
NEW LOCATION! Green Bay Cycles, 999 Green Bay Road, Winnetka
Thursday – Friday (9 am – 7 pm)
Saturday (9 am – 12 pm)
Day Of Event Information
Bike Winnetka starts at the north end of Skokie Playfield at the Service Center parking lot. Last-minute instructions will be given promptly at 3:20 pm.
Additional information will be available in the participant packets and through an e-mail on September 14 (make sure to include an e-mail address on the registration form).
After the ride, join the Winnetka Park District at FALL FEST at Duke Childs Field. We will have raffles, KIND bars and water for our riders at the Bike Winnetka Booth.