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Fulton Police To Hold Annual Bike Rodeo

FULTON, NY – The Fulton Police Department’s Annual Bike Rodeo is going to be held June 2 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. the Fulton Community Center.

The event is focused on youth bicycle education and safety and there will be other information and attractions including air hop rides and free food and drinks.

The event will be held rain or shine.

Weather permitting it will be in the Fulton Community Center / War Memorial Parking Lot located on West Broadway (SR 3). If weather does not allow that, it will be held inside the Community Center’s ice rink area.

Children can complete an obstacle course with the assistance of a Fulton Police Bicycle Officer.

Children can bring their own bike or use one provided by the department.

For those who bring their bikes, they can register them with the Fulton Police and have a safety inspection done by Doyle’s Bike shop.

Bicycle safety educational material will be given out to all children.

There will be a bicycle raffle sponsored by Dunkin Donuts and Menter Ambulance.

Representatives from Oswego Health will be present to fit and give away helmets which have been purchased with a grant from the New York Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee.

Other organizations scheduled to be present are the Oswego County Sheriff’s Department who will be making child identification cards, Menter Ambulance will have an ambulance present for children to tour and the Fulton Fire Department will have a fire truck present to tour also.

The event has been made possible with the generous financial and material support of the New York State Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee, Dunkin Donuts, the Fulton Rotary Club, Fisher Signs and the Fulton Police Benevolent Association.