Farm-To-Farm Bike Ride



The post below first appeared on the Bike Newport blog.

May is Bike Month and the perfect time for an inaugural Portsmouth Community Ride!  The First Annual Portsmouth Farm-to-Farm Bike Ride is Saturday, May 5th 2-4pm Sign up here! Lovely Middle Road, lined with six family farms, will be CAR FREE so families, friends, and neighbors can enjoy the experience of riding together. The short four-mile ride will be delightful for riders of all ages and abilities. Walkers and strollers are welcome to join as well. Starting from the School Administration Building at the north end of Middle Road, at 2.00pm, and turning around at Benjamin Drive at the South End, riders and walkers will pass six family farms on their way up and back on the 2 mile route: Escobar Farm, DeArruda Farm, Quonset View Farm, Portsmouth Nursery, BAW Farm, and DeCastro View Farms. Bike Newport instructors will be on hand at the start to assist with bike checks and helmet fittings, and along the route to offer assistance. Many thanks to all of the partners and sponsors helping to make the day even more delightful. Newport Family Dental Bristol Marine Countryside Children’s Center Aquidneck Pediatrics YMCA of Newport County EcoRI News Rhody Fresh AIPC Parking will be available at Town Hall and the School Administration Building at the intersection of Hedley Street and Middle Road and Portsmouth Police will be present to assist. Rain date: Sunday, May 6th Questions? / (401) 619-4900 Sign up here! The post Farm-To-Farm Bike Ride appeared first on Bike Newport.

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Farm-To-Farm Bike Ride