December 9, 2009 -
Experience the beautiful holiday lights of downtown, 4th & Gill and Old North Knoxville by bicycle. The third 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 16th at 7 p.m.
Participants are encouraged to get creative with lights, seasonal decorations and/or costumes. Prizes will be awarded for best decorated person, best decorated bicycle and best decorated helmet. All ages and skill levels are welcome on this easy, short ride. Hot chocolate and cookies will be provided by the Mast General Store.
Free bike safety checks will be offered from 6 p.m. until the ride starts. Helmets and front white lights are required. More information is available at www.knoxtrans.org or call 865-215-3815.