City of KnoxvilleContact Us
I Want To...
Download Permits & Forms »
Find City Court Info »
Find Next Brush Pickup Date »
Report Traffic Issue »
Retrieve Impounded Vehicle »
Henley Street Pedestrian Bridge Temporarily Reopens »
Bike to Work Day is Friday, May 15 »
Knoxville on Short List for $100K Bell Helmets Trail Building Grant »
City Taking Additional Steps to Discourage Quarry Jumpers »
Mayor Rogero Proposes $206M Budget with Increased Funding for Infrastructure, Parks, Youth Development »
Celebration of Voting Rights Act »
Cumberland Connection Blog »
Engineering Department Project Blog »
Like the City on Facebook® »
Follow the City on Twitter »
View Press Releases »
Click Here for Printer Friendly Version
City of Knoxville, Tennessee
Madeline Rogero, Mayor

For Immediate Release
Enjoy Holiday Lights by Bicycle
Tour de LightsDecember 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.
For Immediate Release
Add to Favorites
Adobe PDF Reader
Email Page
Font Smaller
Font Normal
Font Larger
Get Directions
Make Home Page
Print Page
Search A to Z List
Site Map
Traduzca en Español
Translate to More Languages
Dial 3-1-1 For City Services
311. One Number. One Call.
Click Here for Brush Pickup Schedule
City Departments
Communications »
Community Development »
Community Relations »
Engineering »
Finance Dept. »
Fire Dept. »
Law Dept. »
Mayor's Office »
Parks & Recreation »
Plans Review/Inspections »
Police Dept. »
Policy & Redevelopment »
Public Service »
Special Events »
Sustainability »
List of All Depts. »
Phone List »