Police Services to Host Bike Rodeo and Auction

Police Services to Host Bike Rodeo and Auction
Posted on 06/13/2019
Don’t miss the Charlottetown Police Services Bike Rodeo for children aged 12 and under and their families. This free bicycle rodeo is an interactive lesson that teaches children the skills and basics of riding and bicycle safely. The Bike Rodeo will be held on Saturday, June 15 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Simmons Sports Centre (170 North River Road). The event will include bike check-ups, a bike rodeo, a free BBQ, information booths on cycling safety, and attendees have a chance to win a new bike and other prizes! Pre-registration is required, and event will go ahead rain or shine.

The semi-annual Charlottetown Police Services Bike Auction will also take place on Saturday, June 15 at 10 Kirkwood Drive, in the rear parking lot of the Station. Viewing will open at 8:30 a.m. with the live auction beginning at 9 a.m. There are approximately 50 bicycles up for auction. Funds raised during the auction support children’s education through Charlottetown Police Services.

These events are all part of the City of Charlottetown’s Bike Week from June 15-22. To learn more about all of the activities taking place during Bike Week, visit: www.charlottetown.ca/cycling . A friendly reminder that helmets are required by law and must be worn by all cyclists within the City of Charlottetown.