Pelican State Credit Union will host its 11th annual free Kids Bike Race on July 26 at Abundant Life Church, 206 Edgewood Drive, Denham Springs.

The event is for children 12 and younger, who will be entered to win a free bike.

Sign-in starts at 9 a.m., and the bike races begin at 10 a.m. Three races will be offered: 5 and younger, 6-9 and 10-12. All racers will receive a medal for completing the race.

Activities will include free refreshments, music, games, firetruck tours, motorcycle show, bounce house, photo booth, face painting and door prizes for parents.

Parents can visit www.survey to preregister. Children who preregister before Friday will receive a free T-shirt and goody bag on race day.

Helmets are required for all bike race participants.

For information, contact Denham Springs Branch Manager Dawn Matthews at (225) 408-6326 or email dmatthews@

To view a video from last year’s 10th annual free Kids Bike Race, visit, or Pelican’s Facebook page at CreditUnion.