Bakersfield Christmas Parade

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GUIDELINES:
The Parade will begin at 6:30 pm on Thursday, December 7th. We will stage for the parade at 5:45 pm at 2203 N Street, don’t be late! Bakersfield Police will start shutting down the roads downtown around 4:30 pm so plan accordingly. Everyone riding in the parade with Bike Bakersfield must be dressed in appropriate festive clothing or have decorations on their bike. Helmets are required or you will not be allowed to ride with the group, if you need a helmet please contact us before the parade. We will limit the group to 50 riders so please register ASAP! If you’re registering multiple people, please submit a separate form for each name, same email address is fine.

Contact us at (661) 321-9247 or info@bikebakersfield.org

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    Join us for a fun filled overnight bike camping trip!

    Here is the route we will take to get to Wind Wolves Preserve and back.http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/1589492782

    We will start the ride at Beach Park. Anyone attending is welcome to meet us on the bike path as we head west out to Enos Lane. The ride on Saturday is about 45 miles with one climb that starts as we turn off HWY 166 into the Wind Wolves Preserve.

    Two campsites will be reserved for Saturday. There is no fee for camping, however a donation to the preserve is highly encouraged.

    http://www.wildlandsconservancy.org/preserve_windwolves.html

    If you want a supported ride, we will transport your camp gear for a $20 fee. If you want join in the communal meals prepared by the group, we ask for $30. Meals include lunch, dinner, breakfast, and snacks. Trust me, it will be scrumptious.

    Please fill out this google form, if you want to join us. We will follow up with payment options later. If you don’t pay ahead, we will not buy food for you.
    https://goo.gl/forms/u1sYHr7khUfJCAS12

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    Join us for a fun filled overnight bike camping trip!

    Here is the route we will take to get to Wind Wolves Preserve and back.http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/1589492782

    We will start the ride at Beach Park. Anyone attending is welcome to meet us on the bike path as we head west out to Enos Lane. The ride on Saturday is about 45 miles with one climb that starts as we turn off HWY 166 into the Wind Wolves Preserve.

    Two campsites will be reserved for Saturday. There is no fee for camping, however a donation to the preserve is highly encouraged.

    http://www.wildlandsconservancy.org/preserve_windwolves.html

    If you want a supported ride, we will transport your camp gear for a $20 fee. If you want join in the communal meals prepared by the group, we ask for $30. Meals include lunch, dinner, breakfast, and snacks. Trust me, it will be scrumptious.

    Please fill out this google form, if you want to join us. We will follow up with payment options later. If you don’t pay ahead, we will not buy food for you.
    https://goo.gl/forms/u1sYHr7khUfJCAS12

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    Date: Thursday, March 1st,  7:00 p.m.

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  • 03/31/2018 7:00 PM - 03/31/2018 9:00 PM

    Date: Saturday, March 31st, 7:00 p.m.

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    Date: Thursday, June 28th, 8 p.m.

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