The Houston Heights Association’s 14th annual bicycle rally and scavenger hunt will be Oct. 5 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Marmion Park at 1802 Heights Blvd. Attendees will get the chance to participate in either a 3- or 15-mile race as well as an awards ceremony and after-party that features music, door prizes, bounce houses, face painting, shaved ice, hot dogs and more.
In conjunction with the event, a Bikes, Bites and Beer Kick-Off Party is scheduled for 6-9 p.m. Oct. 4 at Eureka Heights Brew Co. at 941 W. 18th St. Tickets for the party are $50 for adults and $20 for those under age 21. There will be a live auction at the event, where bike rally participants can pick up their registration packets.
Registration for both races is ongoing. The 3-mile race is $20 up until the day of the race, while registration for the 15-mile race is $30 through the day of the event. The 15-mile race begins at 9 a.m., while the 3-mile race starts at 2 p.m.
Interested residents can sign up on the Houston Heights Association’s website under the “Bike Rally” tab.