|December 4, 2008 -
Experience the beautiful holiday lights of downtown and Island Home by bicycle.
The second annual Tour de Lights, sponsored by the City of Knoxville and the TPO Bicycle Program, will leave from Krutch Park (across from Market Square) on Wednesday, December 17th at 7 p.m.
Participants are encouraged to get creative with lights, seasonal decorations or costumes as prizes will be awarded for best decorated person, best decorated bicycle and best decorated helmet.
The bike route will be less than six miles and does not have many hills. Hot chocolate and cookies will be provided after the ride by the Mast General Store.
Free bike safety checks will be offered from 6 p.m. until the ride starts. Helmets are required as well as a white front light visible from 500 feet. A red rear reflector also is required, but rear lights are recommended.
More information is available at www.knoxtrans.org or call 215-2500.