Cycle de Mayo celebrates National Bike Month
Free bicycling all ages event to be held Sunday in Templeton Park
–Cycle de Mayo will be held 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, May 22 in the Templeton Community Park, corner of 6th and Crocker St, and is a family friendly, free event to support bicycling for all ages and celebrate National Bike Month.
There will be group rides, a BMX show and a Bike Rodeo to teach children how to ride safely, including road rules and a helmet safety check. Group rides meet in Atascadero and Paso Robles, ending at Templeton Park. The Cycle De Mayo team will be providing free valet bike parking.
Cycle de Mayo is a collaboration between Atascadero and Paso Robles Bicycle Advisory Committees. It promotes bicycle safety education and social awareness on the value of bicycling, supporting healthy communities and outdoor recreation.
All proceeds from the event support bicycle advocacy and help fund new bicycle infrastructure to connect bicycle trails and links in the North County. Donations can be made through the Cycle de Mayo website.
Schedule of events:
- 10 a.m.: Group rides leave from Atascadero and Paso Robles
- 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: Kid’s Bike Rodeo
- 12:30 p.m.: Family Bike Ride
- 1 p.m.: BMX Stunt Show
- All day: Bike Decoration Booth and Kid’s Face Painting