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Nice Ride 2013 Expansion Celebration Bike Ride

Nice Ride Minnesota

Thursday, May 30, 2013 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (CDT)

Saint Paul, MN

Nice Ride 2013 Expansion Celebration Bike Ride

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Nice Ride from Historic Fort Snelling Sold Out Ended Free  

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Help Nice Ride celebrate the 2013 system expansion at our Ride & Rally this Thursday, May 30th at 11:00 AM. It will be held at Historic Fort Snelling - right next to the visitor center.  We are celebrating the expansion of the Nice Ride System, with 24 stations placed just this week.  You only need to register for this event if you'd like to borrow a Nice Ride bike for the ride! Otherwise, come on over and feel free to bring your own bike.
 
The schedule is as follows:

11:00 AM – Guests/Attendants arrive.
11:10 AM – Speakers / Rally Begins
11:25 AM – Bike Ride Begins, lead by NPS Rangers
11:45 AM – Stop at Coldwater Spring / Minnehaha Falls
12:00 PM – Return to Historic Fort Snelling

The following speakers will be present for the rally and ride:

-Bill Dossett (Nice Ride; Introduction, Welcome)
-Paul Labovitz (MNRRA)
-Dave Spalding (Blue Cross and Blue Shield of MN)
-Peter McLaughlin (Hennepin County)
-Jayne Miller, (Park Board Superintendent)
-R.T. Rybak (Mayor of Minneapolis)

Ride participants will be given a free helmet or a free Nice Ride t-shirt.  The ride will be led by National Park Service Rangers, and go from Historic Fort Snelling, up to Coldwater Spring (with information on development provided by Rangers) then arriving to Minnehaha Falls.  All are welcome to join, and feel free to bring your own bike as well.  

If you have any questions, please contact customerservice@niceridemn.org


The 2013 expansion is made possible by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota, the National Park Service - Mississippi National River and Recreation Area and Hennepin County.


 

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When & Where


Historic Ft. Snelling Visitor Center
200 Tower Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55111

Thursday, May 30, 2013 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (CDT)


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Nice Ride Minnesota

Nice Ride is the Twin Cities' bike share system. Simply take a bike when you need one and return it to any station when you arrive at your destination. It's quick, easy and affordable. Learn more at:  www.niceridemn.org


Our Mission: To enhance the quality of our urban life by providing a convenient, easy-to-use bike sharing program that will provide residents and visitors a healthy, fun, different way to get around town.

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2013-05-28 13:33:13
Help Nice Ride celebrate the 2013 system expansion at our Ride & Rally this Thursday, May 30th at 11:00 AM. It will be held at Historic Fort Snelling - right next to the visitor center.  We are celebrating the expansion of the Nice Ride System, with 24 stations placed just this week.  
 
The schedule is as follows:

11:00 AM – Guests/Attendants arrive.
11:10 AM – Speakers / Rally Begins
11:25 AM – Bike Ride Begins, lead by NPS Rangers
11:45 AM – Stop at Coldwater Spring / Minnehaha Falls
12:00 PM – Return to Historic Fort Snelling

The following speakers will be present for the rally and ride:

-Bill Dossett (Nice Ride; Introduction, Welcome)
-Paul Labovitz (MNRRA)
-Dave Spalding (Blue Cross and Blue Shield of MN)
-Peter McLaughlin (Hennepin County)
-John Erwin, (Park Board President)
-R.T. Rybak (Mayor of Minneapolis)

If you are interested in a free Nice Ride bike for use during the ride, please register for free at: http://nice-ride-from-historic-fort-snelling-es2.eventbrite.com

Ride participants will be given a free helmet or a free Nice Ride t-shirt.  The ride will be led by National Park Service Rangers, and go from Historic Fort Snelling, up to Coldwater Spring (with information on development provided by Rangers) then arriving to Minnehaha Falls.  We will then return to Historic Fort Snelling.  All are welcome to join, and feel free to bring your own bike as well.  

If you have any questions, please contact customerservice@niceridemn.org

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