Mike’s Bike Park hosted its first monthly block party on Saturday, April 13. The event featured live bands and DJs, a bike swap by the Gem City Bicycle Club, beer from Branch & Bone Artisan Ales, as well as food trucks, artisan vendors and BMX performers. The subsequent parties will be held on the second Saturday of each month through September. TOM GILLIAM / CONTRIBUTING PHOTOGRAPHER
Photo: Tom Gilliam
Photo: Tom Gilliam

Block party this weekend includes Olympic fun, bikes, music and food trucks 

Mike’s Block Party will be held April through September

Mike’s Bike Park continues its series of monthly block party events this weekend with an event of Olympic proportions.

 

The block party debuted in April and will continue the second Saturday of each month through September. 
The May block party will be a special Spring Olympics event with Dayton Sportcial

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“Special to May, we're excited to welcome Dayton Sportcial, who will be hosting the "Spring Olympics" — four person teams for four events,” according to Mike’s event page.

Mike’s Bike Park hosted its first monthly block party on Saturday, April 13. The event featured live bands and DJs, a bike swap by the Gem City Bicycle Club, beer from Branch & Bone Artisan Ales, as well as food trucks, artisan vendors and BMX performers. The subsequent parties will be held on the second Saturday of each month through September. TOM GILLIAM / CONTRIBUTING PHOTOGRAPHER
Photo: Tom Gilliam

Entry that day is $5 a person. Come with your team or get matched up that day and make some new friends! 

Registration for Spring Olympics is available at daytonfun.wufoo.com

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“Building the Bike Park on the East side of town connected us with a lot of amazing and creative people,” Mike Bisig, owner at Mike’s Indoor Bike Park, said in a news release. “With the help of the great folks at Wagner Subaru, these Block Parties are our monthly celebration of our community’s music, art, goods, food, beer, and of course, biking.” 

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The block parties feature live bands and DJs, a bike swap by the Gem City Bicycle Club, beer from Branch & Bone Artisan Ales, as well as food trucks, artisan vendors and BMX performers. 

Mike’s Bike Park hosted its first monthly block party on Saturday, April 13. The event featured live bands and DJs, a bike swap by the Gem City Bicycle Club, beer from Branch & Bone Artisan Ales, as well as food trucks, artisan vendors and BMX performers. The subsequent parties will be held on the second Saturday of each month through September. TOM GILLIAM / CONTRIBUTING PHOTOGRAPHER
Photo: Tom Gilliam

“This is an open invitation to everyone in Dayton who’s doing something cool they want to share,” Bisig said. “We’ve got that big grass lot next to the Bike Park, and I can’t wait to fill it every month with some of the most inspiring people found anywhere in the country.” 

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WANT TO GO? 

WHAT: Mike’s Block Party - Spring Olympics

WHERE: 221 Crane St., Dayton behind Mike’s Bike Park and across from the Market at the Park 

WHEN: 5 p.m.- 9 p.m. Saturday, May 11

ADMISSION: Free

MORE INFO: Facebook 

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