BC's largest nighttime bike ride returns to Vancouver this fall

Aug 21 2018, 10:21 pm

Tune-up your bikes and find something bright and flashy to wear, as Vancouverites are once again invited to take part in Bike the Night – British Columbia’s largest on-street night ride.

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This coming September, Vancouver’s most iconic roads will be opened exclusively for an after-hours bike ride, hosted by HUB Cycling and presented by MEC.

Participants are invited to deck out their bike in bright lights and join over 5000 other riders of all ages in a 10 km joy ride.

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HUB Cycling

The event begins with a pre-party at Concord Pacific Place. The celebration includes live music and DJs, free simple bike tune-ups from MEC, bike decorating stations, food trucks, a kids’ zone, games, and a handful of free giveaways.

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Michael Vlasman

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The ride then takes cyclists through a relaxed, colourful, and vibrant ride through car-free Vancouver streets.

Admission to the event begins at $15 for early bird tickets, with free admission for riders under 16 years of age.

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MEC

Registration to the event includes a 10% discount at MEC Vancouver stores (if you take advantage of the event’s pre-ride package pickup), entry to the pre-party, a free 24-hour pass form Mobi, support for HUB Cycling, and the chance to win a MEC Origami LTD Folding Bicycle.

Participation also helps support HUB Cycling, a registered charity that has been working for over 20 years to make biking better in Metro Vancouver.

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HUB Cycling

Bike the Night takes place on Saturday, September 15, 2018. Participants can register online.

Bike the Night presented by MEC

Where: Event begins at Concord Pacific Place – 88 Pacific Boulevard, Vancouver

When: Saturday, September 15, 2018

Time: Pre-party begins at 6 pm, ride starts at 8 pm.

Tickets: Available online, tickets begin at $15 for early birds.

Daily Hive is a proud media sponsor of Bike the Night 2018

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