Every March Bike Newport throws a bike party to celebrate cycling in Newport and raise funds for a new initiatives. This year's event takes place on Thursday, March 3rd from 6-9pm at Midtown Oyster Bar. Enjoy live music by the Slackwater String Band and Los Duderinos, supported by Common Fence Music.The grand prize raffle winner will take home a Cannondale Quick 6 hybrid, donated by Newport Bicycle.
All funds from the evening support bike and road safety education for cyclists, motorists and pedestrians, which is in great conjunction with this year's theme - Spread the Ed.
With help from supporters, including Newport Hospital, RIPTA, AARP and more, and a lengthy list of volunteers, Bike Newport Night brings great food, live entertainment, raffles, indoor bike racing and a silent auction.
$20 per person - includes food, live music, raffle tickets and oysters.