June 6 – 606 Opening Ceremony


Working Bikes will be tabling and spinning some pedal-powered tunes at the opening ceremony for the much-anticipated 606 bike trail on Saturday, June 6.

Opening weekend celebrations will take place throughout The 606 on Saturday, June 6th from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and conclude on Sunday, June 7th with a pancake breakfast from 10:00 a.m.– 1:00 p.m. at the Ridgeway Trailhead, 1821 N. Ridgeway Avenue, Chicago.

You can catch Working Bikes at the festival on Humboldt Boulevard between Wabansia and Cortland from 10am-4pm.

A partial list of planned events includes celebratory ribbon cuttings at each access ramps, a procession featuring decorated bikes, community flag-making and flag-waving procession, the Illumination Hour at dusk, At Humboldt Boulevard: two music stages, beer, food vendors, SummerDance, and participatory activities, temporary arts installations, and a pancake breakfast on Sunday, June 7. For more information go to the 606’s info page here.