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Jun 02

Official Opening Held for the Dayton Bike Yard at Welcome Park

Posted on June 2, 2023 at 11:56 AM by Alex Despain

Carly Kane and Alec Bob on bikes, in the air

Carly Kane and Alec Bob displaying their incredible skill

The opening for the Dayton Bike Yard at Welcome Park was held on May 20, 2023. The event was highlighted by several activities and featured:

  • A Bike Parade featuring Imperial Commanding Elite Cheer, Drill & Drum
  • Local food trucks and vendor & community tables
  • Rent and ride a bike from Five Rivers MetroParks
  • Mike’s Bike Park bike show
  • A bike show
  • Several special guest riders

Susan Vincent was the project manager in bringing the Dayton Bike Yard at Welcome Park to fruition. The project was successful due to a dynamic group of community and private partners -- visit the Bike Yard website for a full list of these amazing organizations.

The bike yard is open to riders of all skill levels. Located at 1437 Edwin C. Moses Boulevard, the park is open from dawn to dusk.

This incredible bike park is something to behold. For more information, please visit the Bike Yard website.

A group of cyclists ready to begin the course

Ready to roll

Carillon neighborhood leader at the mic

Gwen Buchanan of the Carillon Civil Council

A group ready to cut the ribbon

Ribbon Cutting

young cyclist using ramps, getting air