Gurnee, IL (PRWEB) December 7, 2005
In an effort to heighten Marine Toys for Tots Foundation, Mike’s Bikes of Gurnee, Inc. and Warren Township Athletic Booster Club is cosponsoring a 9 mile bike ride along the Des Plains River Trail to collect new, unwrapped toys at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 11, at Viking Park in Gurnee, Illinois.
The eighth annual “Mike’s Bikes of Gurnee Reindeer Ride” is being sponsored by the Warren Township Athletic Booster Club and a variety of small businesses in the community. The family oriented nine mile ride starts out on the Des Plaines River Trail and ends at the Gurnee Park District’s Viking Hall for a pancake breakfast provided by the Warren Twp. High School Athletic Boosters Club.
Participants can register for the event online at http://www.active.com until Saturday, Dec. 10, or on the morning of the ride beginning at 9:00 a.m at Viking Park. The event begins at Viking Park, located at 4374 Old Grand Ave, Gurnee, IL. Coffee and bagels will be provided prior to the ride at Viking Park. For more information, or to register for the event, go to http://www.mikesbikesgurnee.com or http://www.active.com.
Commemorative door prizes and fun for all ages will be provided after the pancake breakfast. For more information please call Mike’s Bikes of Gurnee (847) 662 – 8482 or visit http://www.mikesbikesgurnee.com.