“Night Rider” Family Bike Ride 2021
August 14, 2021 @ 8:30 pm – 11:00 pm
The Round Rock Parks and Recreation Department will host the 8th Annual Night Rider Family Bike Ride on Saturday, Aug. 14 starting at dark at the Rabb House adjacent to the Play for All Park. Night Rider is a unique and exciting organized GLOW bike ride utilizing the Brushy Creek Regional Trail System. Cyclists can ride up to 6 miles and ride at their own safe pace with support along the courses. Riders will enjoy the surprise lighting FX and glowing fun on the route provided by Interactive Entertainment Systems.
Glow-in-the-dark bike gear and flashing lights are encouraged. Per event rules, bike helmets, a front bicycle light and rear reflector or bicycle light are required. The following bicycle types will be allowed on the course: Single Bicycle, Single Bicycle with Child in Tow, Tandem Bicycle. The following bicycle types are NOT ALLOWED on the course: Bicycle with Training Wheels, Tricycles. Due to the safety of the cyclists and your family pet, please leave your dog at home.
Late registration and packet pick up will begin Saturday, Aug. 14 at 7:30 p.m. with bike riders taking off at dark. Entertainment is planned for before and after the ride at the Rabb House!
Cost is $10 per rider early registration ending at 5pm on Friday, Aug. 13. $15 per rider on the day of the event. Register online now or over the phone by calling 512-218-5540 Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
About the ride:
The Night Rider Family Bike Ride is a non-competitive family bike ride and block party at night through Round Rock’s trail system. Night Rider is a unique, exciting ride and party. It is not a race! Bicyclists will be allowed to ride at their own safe pace. Police support and volunteers will be along the route. Riders will enjoy the surprise lighting FX and glowing fun on the route provided by Interactive Entertainment Systems.
The six mile course will start and finish at the Rabb House located next to the Play for All Park, utilizing the Brushy Creek Regional Trail System. Water stations will be available along the course. All participants may turn around at any time if you don’t want to complete the six mile course.
Helmet checks will be done courtesy of area bike shops. For safety and per event rules, bike helmets, a front bicycle light and rear reflector or bicycle light are required.
Additional glowing fun:
Join us before the ride for bike checks and music. Ride through the lights and then enjoy refreshments at the Rabb House!
Each paid participant will receive a t-shirt and glow gear. Shirt sizes available are: Youth Small, Youth Medium, Youth Large, Adult Small, Adult Medium, Adult Large, Adult X-Large, Adult XX-Large.
Packets will be available for pickup at:
Friday, August 13, 8:00am – 5:00pm
Parks and Recreation Department
301 W. Bagdad, Suite 250, Round Rock, 78664
Saturday, August 14, 7:30-8:45pm
Play for All Abilities Park/Rabb House
151 N A.W. Grimes Blvd., Round Rock, 78664