Celebrating Bixi Bike Rental 1st Year in Toronto

TORONTO, May 3, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ – On Thursday May 3rd, BIXI is celebrating its first birthday with a series of celebrations at bike stations around the city. The celebrations will feature a stunt rider, gifts and giveaways, and special surprises for Torontonians passing by. The BIXI team will be on-the-go throughout this festive day, stopping at five different bike stations, having fun and engaging with the community along the way. There will be plenty of great photo opportunities and interviews available on-site to document this milestone event as BIXI celebrates its one year anniversary on the streets of Toronto. Michel Philibert, Director of Communications, Marketing and Government Relations at BIXI will be on hand to discuss the inaugural year.

source: http://www.newswire.ca/en/story/966969/bixi-is-riding-strong-in-the-city-of-toronto-as-torontonians-take-550-000-bixi-bike-trips-in-one-year

Further Links:

National Post Report
City TV Video
Bixi Facebook page pics
Sing Tao News Paper

WHERE: Various BIXI bike locations in the downtown Toronto core

  • College and Borden: 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. (Northwest of intersection)
  • King and Spadina: 9:50 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. (Southeast of intersection)
  • Yonge and Dundas:  11:40 a.m. - 1:10 p.m. (Southwest of intersection)
  • Queen and University: 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Northwest of intersection)
  • Bay and Bloor: 3:20 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Southeast of intersection)

Kent Carter (On-site contact)
High Road Communications
647-210-4300
Kent.carter@highroad.com

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