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News Release

Friday, July 17, 2009

Media Relations

MacArthur Park Bike/Skateboard Expo

WHAT:
Bike/Skateboard Expo

WHEN:
Saturday, July 25, 2009
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

WHERE:
MacArthur Park
2230 West 6th Street
Los Angeles, CA  90057

WHO:
Councilman Ed Reyes, District 1
LAPD’s Rampart Division
MacArthur Park Community Center
        
WHY:
The main focus of this community event is to provide young riders with a safe environment to have fun.
                          
There will be bike/skateboard shops, bike organization booths, mobile skateboard ramps, rails, live rock bands, fixie competition (15-20 years), volunteer mechanic tent which help kids tune up their bikes and food.  There will also be a raffle of new bikes and skateboards.  The proceeds of the raffle will be donated to MacArthur Park year round youth programs.  
                   
Should be fun! We invite you to bring the entire family to this Bike/Skateboard Expo.  Volunteers are welcomed and needed.

MacArthur Park is also looking to build a skateboard park in the future.  Stop by and enjoy the event with the growing biking community.