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San Luis Obispo Parks and Recreation hosts annual Bike Rodeo

Posted at 10:45 AM, May 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-22 21:57:10-04
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The San Luis Obispo department of parks and recreation is teaming up with the police department for the annual Bike Rodeo today at at Hawthorne Elementary School.

Kids get a chance to learn about bike safety techniques and take a ride through “Safety Town.”

The bike parade is led by police vehicles to make it a safe and unique experience.

If children don’t own a bike, they can borrow one for a day. Helmets will also be provided by the SLO County department of public health.

Local bike shop mechanics will also be on hand for tune-ups and helmets are check for proper fit. The event starts at 11 a.m. and ends at 3 p.m. Lunch will be provided.

For more info, see the event page.