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Bike Prom 2017 to benefit Living Arts & Science Center has 70’s disco theme

The Living Arts & Science Center’s annual bike ride through downtown Lexington has caught disco fever.

Bike Prom 2017, a family-friendly, prom-themed event, benefits the LASC’s scholarship fund for underserved and at-risk kids. Dress in your best 70’s disco glam, spruce up your bike and casually ride through downtown Lexington to get your dance card punched at local businesses.

The event will be held on Saturday, Sept. 16.

Along the ride, bicyclists will enjoy prom-themed games, activities and refreshments. A prom king and queen and other prizes will be announced during the Disco prom at the LASC on North Martin Luther King Blvd. Disco 70’s inspired music will set the party scene and food and drinks will be available for purchase.

Bike Prom is family friendly and suitable for all levels of biking experience. Riders must register at the Living Arts & Science Center at 4 p.m. Riders will depart from the LASC at 5 p.m. Disco prom at the LASC starts at 7:30 p.m.

A $5 raffle ticket can be purchased at LASCLEX.org for a chance to win a ProJekt 21 Commuter Bike Valued at $400, donated by Suter Mechanical and Broomwagon Coffee & Bikes.

Riders may pre-register at LASClex.org or by calling 859-252-5222. Or register at the event on September 16 at 4 p.m.

The following local businesses are sponsoring 2017’s Bike Prom: Saturday Bike Fever:

• Bluegrass Sotheby’s International Realty
• Broom Wagon Coffee & Bikes
• Rett’s Landscaping & The Garden Vault
• Suter Mechanical
• Century Mortgage
• Barnhill Chimney
• Charmed Life Tattoos
• Cheapside Bar & Grill
• Onabar
• CD Central
• Chocolate Holler
• Magical Toy Shoppe
• Hive Salon
• West Sixth
• Street Scene

The Living Arts & Science Center is a not-for-profit organization that provides creative and unique opportunities for exploration and education in the arts and sciences. Located in downtown Lexington the Living Arts & Science Center’s four art galleries, planetarium, Discovery gallery, art and science classes, workshops and fieldtrips are provided year-round for children and adults of all ages.

In addition, the Living Arts and Science Center partners with community agencies and organizations to provide free community events and classes for special needs and at-risk students.

From Living Arts Center

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