In celebration of National Bike Month and Bike to Work Week (May 13 – 19), the Morton Chamber of Commerce has opened online registration for the 2019 Pumpkin Pedal, the new family bike-ride sponsored by Better Banks. The event is open to all ages and will include additional family fun before and after the ride.
This year’s Pumpkin Pedal will be Saturday, September 7 with a launch time of 10:30 AM from Better Banks, 805 W. Jackson St. Registration for ages 13 and up is $15 and ages 12 and under is $10 and includes a donation to Midwest Food Bank’s Tender Mercies program. Pumpkin Pedal t-shirts are available for purchase for an additional $10 each.
Through May 31, participants can register for the 2019 Pumpkin Pedal and use the promo code BIKEMONTH to receive a $3 discount on their registrations. To register for the 2019 Pumpkin Pedal, visit mortonpumpkinfestival.org/pumpkin-pedal. Those interested in learning more about the Chamber and EDC Bike Morton initiative can visit mortonchamber.org/bike-morton.