Saturday, July 2, 2022 | 9 AM - 11:30AM

OZ Kids Bike and Book Fest is coming back with EVEN MORE FUN at the Library! Kick off your Independence Day weekend with an exciting family-friendly free event.

Space is limited to this event. Online registration is required for each child and adult in advance.

If a child is in need of a bike, Pedal It Forward will provide a bike with a helmet. Quantities are limited, and based on online registration.

PLEASE NOTE: Pedal It Forward bike requests are capped at 75.

Event Details

Bike obstacle courses, crafts, stories, music, food and more are planned. Register today!

Location:
405 South Main Street - BPL's Backyard
This is an outdoor event.

Library Activities:

  • Princess storytime
  • Crafts for kids & adults
  • Book giveaway!

Bike Activities:

More Bike Fun:

  • Kids can visit the Bike Decorating Station to deck out their ride with stars and stripes
  • Festival concludes with a Bike Parade in downtown Bentonville!

Even More Fun:

  • Live Music by The Juice!
  • Face painting
  • Goodie Bags & More

Food & Beverage will be provided. 

 Special Thanks to:

 Additional Support by:

  • Flintco Construction
  • City of Bentonville
  • Friends of the Bentonville Library
  • Schedule of Events

    9:00  OZ Kids™ Bike and Book Fest begins

    11:15 Bike parade line-up

    11:30 Bike parade downtown

    12:00  OZ Kids™ Bike and Book Fest ends


    Registration Reminder

    Space is limited. Online registration is required for each child and adult in advance.

    Bike Info

    If a child is in need of a bike, Pedal It Forward will provide a bike with a helmet. Quantities are limited and based on submitted online registration forms.

    PLEASE NOTE: Pedal It Forward bike requests are capped at 75.

     

    Parking

    Overflow parking available at 305 SW A St, Bentonville, AR 72712.

    Liability Waiver

    Participation in the OZ Kids™ Bike and Book Fest is subject to BPL’s Liability Waiver.

     

    OZ Kids Bike & Book Fest

    Hosted by Bentonville Public Library and the Bentonville Library Foundation.

    Presented by Arvest Bank and KPMG and OZFIn collaboration with many community partners.

     

    Volunteer Info

    Register to volunteer for this event! Many volunteers are needed and this event can't happen without you.

    Volunteers needed for: Set-up, Registration, Bike decorating, Bike parade around Bentonville Square, Craft and story stations, Food service, Tear-down

    Thank you, volunteers, for helping make this community event a huge success. Several volunteer shifts and duties are available. We can’t wait to see you there.

    NOTE: All adult volunteers must pass a background check with BPL. If you have not completed one in the past year, please click here: https://opportunities.averity.com/BentonvillePL to complete the form before signing up!

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