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Bike & Boats III

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Whitby Park

Stanney Lane

Ellesmere Port

CH65 9AF

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Bike and Boats is back for its third year!!

BLING YOUR BIKE AND JOIN THE PARADE FROM WHITBY PARK TO THE NATIONAL WATERWAYS MUSEUM!

A FREE fun family event.

Our Bike and Boats festival is a celebration of past 19th century traditions when decorated bikes paraded down Whitby Road!

Our fun packed day starts at 10.00am in Whitby Park with some Brass band oomph. Bling your bike - decorate your bike and yourself with stickers sparkle or what ever takes your fancy to wow the crowds! Arrive ready 'blinged' or get ready at our amazing Bling Station where our amazing volnteers will be on hand to help you.

At 10.30am Mini Bike & Boats around Whitby park. An accessible route for all ages & abilities on anything with wheels! followed by judging of the best decorated 'Anything with Wheels'!

At 11.15am the main Bike & Boat parade from Whitby Park to the National Waterways Museum will set off led by Dan Fox and his his amazing musical boom box bike! Rock to the music as the parade progresses along Stanney Lane, Wolverham Road and the canal tow path. Marshalls will be on hand along the route to direct you.

Once at the museum entry will be FREE TO EVERYONE ALL DAY! even those who haven't been on the bike parade. So come along to join in with a packed programme of bike & boat themed activities.

Judging of the decorated bikes from the main parade will take place at 12.15pm.

All entrants will receive a goody bag


FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Under 16s must be accompanied by a resonsible adult on the main Bike & Boat parade from Whitby Park to the National Waterways museum

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is public car parking at Whitby Park and the National Waterways Museum

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

For the Bike parade contact

alison.dore@sustrans.org.uk or Lisa.denson@sustrans.org.uk

For information about activities at the National Waterways Museum contact

charlotte.anderton@canalrivertrust.org.uk




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