Bike Parade [CANCELED]

Cherry / Western-Shermer / Meadow

🚨 Activity Canceled 🚨

In the afternoon, the Bike Parade will kick off at 2:15pm at Cherry Lane and Western Avenue ahead of the time-honored Mile-Long Parade at 2:30pm. Staging area opens at 1pm at Cherry Lane and Western Avenue. Registration form is available to download/print below and will also be available at the Bike Parade Tent on Monday, July 4 in the staging area. Join the family fun!

Download the Registration & Waiver Form


Bike Parade Guidelines

  1. The staging area (Bike Parade Tent)—at Cherry Lane and Western Avenue—opens at 1pm. Check in will take place at the Bike Parade Tent from 1-2:15pm.
  2. The Bike Parade starts promptly at 2:15pm.
  3. All participants must complete the Registration and Waiver Form.
  4. The Bike Parade follows the same route as the 4th of July Parade, ending at Shermer and Meadow Roads (route map above).
  5. The parade route will be closed to vehicles.
  6. All riders must wear a helmet.
  7. Children 9 years old and under must be escorted by a parent/guardian. Children 10 years old and older may ride without a parent/guardian present. Parents/guardians are encouraged to meet their children at the end of the parade route.
  8. Do not throw, hand out or distribute any items along the parade route.
  9. Offensive or unacceptable behavior can result in removal from the parade.

For more information, call 847-272-2100 or stop in at George Garner Cyclery, 1111 Waukegan Road, Northbrook.