ATLANTA MOON RIDE PRESENTED BY CAPTECH LIGHTS UP THE STREETS ON JUNE 7
Thousands to Gather for Seventh Annual Evening Bike Ride to Benefit Local Nonprofit, Bert’s Big Adventure
ATLANTA - On Friday, June 7, Atlanta Moon Ride invites the city to gear up for a cause and hit the streets for an electrifying evening. The first night-cycling event of its kind to be introduced to the city will include a fun, 7-mile bike ride through some of Atlanta's coolest neighborhoods. Featuring after-dark antics, participants are encouraged to ride with flair - dressing in costumes, decorative helmets and glow sticks - anything goes!
The seventh annual nighttime cruise will start and end at Piedmont Park, taking participants on a scenic and traffic-free route through some of Atlanta’s favorite neighborhoods by moonlight. Tickets include an official Atlanta Moon Ride t-shirt, entry to the festival pre- party and the 7-mile bike ride. Early bird tickets are now on sale for $30.
All proceeds from the Atlanta Moon Ride will support the work of local charity Bert’s Big Adventure. Bert’s Big Adventure is a nonprofit organization that provides a magical, all-expenses-paid, five-day journey to Walt Disney World® for children with chronic and terminal illnesses and their families. Since 2013, Atlanta Moon Ride has raised over $250,000 for this wonderful cause.
Who: Anyone who wants to ride the streets safely at night, whether you’ve got a street bike, a mountain bike, a wheel chair or a classic cruiser - all ages welcome!
What: 2019 Atlanta Moon Ride Bike enthusiasts of all skill levels dress in flair and enjoy a fun, safe, evening ride through the streets of Atlanta, with proceeds benefiting Bert’s Big Adventure.
When: Friday, June 7th 7 p.m. – Registration and festival pre-party with live music, outdoor bar areas and more
11 p.m. – Hit the streets for a fun ride alongside our Atlanta Police Department Where: Piedmont Park Atlanta, GA 30309
Cost: *$30 per person. Prices will increase to $35 on Friday, March 22 at midnight. VIP packages are also available. *Rain or shine event, no refunds. To learn more and register, please visit http://atlantamoonride.com.
About Atlanta Moon Ride
The first night-cycling event of its kind to be introduced to Atlanta, the Atlanta Moon Ride is a 7-mile bike ride through some of the city’s coolest neighborhoods. Established in 2013, the Atlanta Moon Ride allows bike enthusiasts to ride at night without having to battle traffic. All proceeds benefit local nonprofit organization, Bert’s Big Adventure. For more information, please visit www.atlantamoonride.com or follow us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/atlantamoonride), Twitter (www.twitter.com/ atlantamoonride) and Instagram (www.instagram.com/atlantamoonride/)
About Bert’s Big Adventure
Established in 2002, Bert’s Big Adventure is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides a magical, all-expenses-paid, five-day journey to Walt Disney World® for children with chronic and terminal illnesses and their families. To qualify for Bert’s Big Adventure, children must be between the ages of 5 and 12, live in “The Bert Show” radio listening area, prove financial need and have never been to Walt Disney World®. Following the annual trip, Bert’s Big Adventure provides year-round support through initiatives such as the Reunion Adventures, the Fairy Godparent volunteer program and additional charitable services. The trip and programs create a community of families that establish lasting friendships with others facing similar challenges. Online at www.bertsbigadventure.org, facebook.com/bertsbigadventure and twitter.com/bertsbigadv.