Time: June 29, 2013 at 11pm to June 30, 2013 at 7am
Location: Buckingham Fountain
Street: Congress and Columbus
City/Town: Chicago, IL
Website or Map: http://www.lateride.org/
Phone: (773) 868-0425
Event Type: charity, bike, ride
Organized By: Friends of the Park and Chicago Special Events Management
Latest Activity: Jul 3, 2013
Friends of the Parks’ LATE Ride is a 25 mile, fun-filled tour of Chicago offering a unique nocturnal experience. The LATE Ride starts at 1:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 30 at the Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park (Columbus and Congress Avenues). From there, the course follows a route that winds through a dozen of Chicago’s diverse neighborhoods including Chinatown, Little Italy, Greektown, Bucktown, Humboldt Park and Lincoln Square, culminating in a sunrise trek down the Lakefront Trail.
Over the years, thousands have enjoyed this one-of-a-kind, merry mobile journey while pedaling for Chicago’s parks. The L.A.T.E. Ride is a fun ride full of park enthusiasts out to enjoy nighttime Chicago on a spectacular summer night.
L.A.T.E. Ride Party: The party begins at Buckingham Plaza, 500 South Columbus at 11:00 p.m. with live band music from the center stage. The first wave of riders takes off at 1:00 a.m. Come early and enjoy the dazzling night skyline, music, camaraderie, contests, coffee and snacks.