Northampton Police to hold bike rodeo Saturday

  • A Northampton Police Department SUV CAROL LOLLIS

Monday, June 11, 2018

NORTHAMPTON – City children will be able to show off their bike skills this weekend as part of the Northampton Police Department’s bike rodeo.

The rodeo will be held Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at JFK Middle School at 100 Bridge Road.

The event is aimed to help children and parents learn about bicycle safety and the rules of the road by practicing in a safe and fun environment. Bicyclists ages 4 to 10 years old will participate in five events. 

Preregistration for the event is encouraged and can be done by calling Northampton Police Sgt. Brian Letzeisen at 413-587-1127 or by email at bletzeisen@northamptonma.gov. Registration is also available the day of the event. All levels of riders are welcome and non-city residents can participate.