Fisher Farm bike trail

Enjoy the Town of Davidson’s
“Fisher Farm Family Bike Fest”
Sunday, October 8 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Enjoy a fun-filled, family-friendly day of bike riding on Sunday, October 8. Riders of all skill levels are encouraged to attend. Bring your bike, helmet, family and friends - have a blast! This event is held as part of “Take A Kid Mountain Biking Day” and will be held at Fisher Farm Park, located at 21215 Shearer Road in Davidson.

Local trail rides will be led by Tarheel Trailblazers for all levels of riders, including family- and kid-friendly greenway rides, bicycle rodeo, and skills area. Adult educational clinics and kids’ safety checks will be offered.  Charlotte Youth Cycling League (CYCL) and North Carolina Interscholastic Cycling League will be on site to share information about bicycle advocacy, local teams, state programs and information about the best places to ride your bike in the Lake Norman/North Mecklenburg region. Davidson Parks & Recreation will have its solar-electric E.L.F. bike on display. Visit with local bicycle shop owners and local heroes, including members of our fire and police department, all while enjoying food, music, and prizes.

This event is organized by the Town of Davidson, Tar Heel Trailblazers and Bikin’ Dad Adventures. The Town of Davidson seeks to offer ongoing cycling programs as a commitment to the town’s emphasis on being a walking and bicycle friendly community.

Charlene on greenway
Charlene Minor on her bike

“The Town of Davidson strives to be bike- and pedestrian-friendly and presents the opportunity to support the physical and social well-being of our citizens and the environment,” said Natural Assets and Sustainability Coordinator Charlene Minor.

This is a free event. On-site registration for the first ride of the morning starts at 9:00 a.m., guided rides and clinics will be offered each half-hour. For event details visit, www.townofdavidson.org/dpr.

For more information on Davidson’s “Fisher Farm Family Bike Fest” please contact Charlene Minor at (704) 892-3349 or cminor@townofdavidson.org.

Other Upcoming Events:
Additional events during the month of October can be found at www.townofdavidson.org/dpr, they include:

  • Afterschool Kids’ Bike Clinic on October 18 (1:00 – 2:30 p.m.) – register at link above
  • Davidson Tour de Trees on October 21 (10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.) – register at link above
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