To celebrate Tempe Bike Month, the city of Tempe will hold its 18th annual Tour de Tempe community bike ride on April .
Tour de Tempe
More than 1,000 people are expected to participate in the Tour de Tempe community bike ride on April 6 from 7:30 – 11 a.m. at Kiwanis Park, 6111 S. All America Way in the west parking lot north of Guadalupe Road across from the batting cages. This free 10-mile bike ride is led by Mayor Mark Mitchell and members of the Tempe City Council. Registration starts at 7:30 a.m. with the ride starting at 9 a.m. Register the day of the event. Online registration is available through April 1, 2014. (http://www.tempe.gov/index.aspx?recordid=294&page=2118)
Map of 2014 route. (http://www.tempe.gov/modules/showdocument.aspx?documentid=22707)
Free t-shirts will be available for the first 1,000 riders and helmets are required. Breakfast foods and coffee will be provided by Wildflower Bread Company, Whole Foods, Back East Bagels and Starbucks. Please bring your own water.
Global Bikes, The Bicycle Cellar, Tempe Bicycle Action Group and REI will be on hand to provide bike demonstrations, safety tips and bike tune-ups.
See you there!