Moonlight Bike Ride

Next date: Saturday, July 20, 2024 | 10:00 PM to 11:59 PM

cyclists riding in group at night

Moonlight Bike Ride logo Enjoy an 11-mile, closed-course, nighttime bike ride from Old Town Lenexa through the Meritex caves. Decorate your bicycle for this fun family ride.

What to ride


  • Two- or three-wheeled bicycle
  • Class 1 e-bikes

Not permitted  

  • Throttled bicycles 
  • Hoverboards
  • Motorized scooters 

Registration and packet pickup


  • April 1–June 16, 2024: $25 per adult; $15 per child 13 and under
  • June 17–July 20, 2024: $30 per adult; $20 per child 13 and under

You will receive a Moonlight Bike Ride T-shirt, while supplies last. We will honor size requests to the extent possible.



Register online

In person

  • Lenexa Community Center (13420 Oak St., Lenexa, KS 66215), Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Lenexa Rec Center (17201 W. 87th St. Pkwy, Lenexa, KS 66219), Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

By mail

Fill out the registration form(PDF, 169KB)  and mail it to us with your registration fees to Lenexa Rec Center (Attn: Moonlight Bike Ride), 17201 W. 87th St. Pkwy, Lenexa, KS 66219.

Packet pickup

  • July 19, 2024: 4–7 p.m. at the Lenexa Senior Center (13425 Oak St., Lenexa, KS 66215).
  • July 20, 2024: 8–9:30 p.m. in front of the Old Town shops (Pflumm Road and Santa Fe Trail Drive). 

Course and road closure maps

Course map

Moonlight Bike Ride course map

Road closures

To maintain a safe course for event participants and spectators, several area roads will be closed to traffic or have restricted access from 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 20, through 2 a.m. Sunday, July 21.

Moonlight Bike Ride road closures map

Light the Night bicycle-decorating contest

Decorate your bike in fun lights and enter the Light the Night contest.

Judging is at 9:30 p.m. at the starting line of the race.

Pancake breakfast

Stick around after the ride for a tasty all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast from Chris Cakes.

Cost: $7 in advance; $10 at the door

Event sponsors

  • Amos Family Funeral Home & Crematory
  • Renewal By Andersen
  • Gutter Helmet of Kansas City

Event status

To find out whether an event is canceled or delayed, check our notification line below or call 913.477.7170.


  • Saturday, July 20, 2024 | 10:00 PM - 11:59 PM


Old Town Lenexa, Santa Fe Trail Drive & Pflumm Road, Lenexa, KS, 66215, View Map

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