11/13/2013 - Merriman Hollow Park, Westland at 7:00 p.m.
Due to popular demand, Wayne County Parks is offering bike riders a chance to bike through the lights before Lightfest opens to the public. This is a point to point event so all bike riders must be able to bike to the Warrendale picnic area and back (16K). All bikes must have a light, due to the two-way traffic All participants must wear a helmet. There will be a prize for the most decorated bike so get out your holiday decorations for your bike!
Location is Hines Park-Merriman Hollow Area, which is the entrance to the Lightfest (Merriman Rd and Hines Drive, between Ann Arbor Trail and Warren Avenue in Westland, 2 ½ miles south of I-96.) Hines Drive will be closed to non-race traffic. Check in begins at 5:30 p.m. and ends at 6:45 p.m. The event starts at 7:00 p.m.