News release

Saddle up for a season of Community Rides

Entertainment and activities | May 23, 2014

This Saturday kicks-off the first of 15 bicycle rides throughout the City. The Community Rides are a series of casual cycling tours in all corners of Mississauga from May until October. Visit for updates, routes and rain dates.

Photo Opportunity:

The Community Rides are an opportunity for residents to explore Mississauga on their bikes. On Saturday’s ride, get up close and personal to Toronto Pearson Airport. A photo opportunity will take place during the mid-ride stop for refreshments and activities at the Toronto Pearson Airport administrative building located at 3111 Convair Drive.

Led by volunteers of the Mississauga Cycling Advisory Committee for local residents

Saturday, May 24, 2014
The ride starts at 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Photo Opportunity starts at 11:00 a.m. located at 3111 Convair Drive

Garnetwood Park (1950 Burnhamthorpe Road East)
Two bike routes are available –  off-road trail and on-road route
Round trip: 18 kilometres

The 2014 Community Rides series is sponsored by Toronto Pearson Airport. All participants in this Saturday’s kick-off ride will be entered in the draw for a chance to win an “Ultimate Airport Tour.” Visit for a detailed list of all dates, times and routes of the 2014 Community Rides. Join us throughout the cycling season for fun, adventure, and physical activity. All rides are followed by free refreshments provided courtesy of Toronto Pearson Airport.

Media Contact:
Kimberly Hicks
Senior Communications Advisor
Phone: 905-615-3200 x5232
TTY:    905-896-5151