Bike Decorating & Ride In The Parade
July 4, 2017

Decorate The Bike

Decorate the bike at home and bring it that morning, or bring the bike AND your decorations to Hometown Bicycles, 10595 E Grand River Ave, Brighton, MI 48116, Friday June 30th, 6-9 pm, or Sat-Sun, July 1-2 from 2-5 pm.

Bike Delivery

You can bring your bike with you on the 4th of July, or decorate it and leave it at Hometown Bicycles and they will deliver it for you to the contest site on the 4th!  If you opt to decorate your bike at Hometown, they will perform a $40 safety check for FREE! Helmet discounts also available to contest entrants.

Staging Area

Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors, 600 E. Main St, 48116.   There is no parking at this site. Drop off bikes, find parking, then come back or use the convenient delivery services from Hometown Bicycle.

Timetable

Bike drop off and registration 8:30-9:15, Judging starts at 9:15, awards immediately after judging. Parade starts at 10:00am. No parking at contest site.

Need To Know

All bike riders, roller bladers MUST wear a helmet.  Parade ends near Main and 7th, by Brighton H.S.  Small children may not wish to complete the entire parade route. It is OK for them to leave the parade.

More Need To Know

Parents should accompany/monitor/supervise their children while in the parade. If you can't keep up, please exit the parade route so the floats behind us can stick to the parade timetable.

info@brightonoptimist.org for questions.