Family Fun Festival Planned For Railroad Park

Local families are invited to bring their bicycles to Railroad Park on Saturday, April 13 for Tempo, a family fun festival. It is presented by Childcare Resources.

Organizers say Tempo is a free community event featuring cycling activities, fun and entertainment for the family. The first 500 children will receive a free bike helmet and everyone has a chance to enter a win a free bicycle.{}

Local musicians, children's dance groups and interactive drum circles will be performing throughout the day.

Festival hours are from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. A "mock crit" race for experience cyclists begins at 10 a.m. The family bike ride starts at 10:30 a.m.{}

Additional information can be found at or call 205-252-1991.