Since 2012, motorcyclists have been coming from all over Ontario and Quebec for the Bikes on Bond annual event, parking in Downtown Oshawa and showing off their rides. The event will be held on August 10 from 11:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. on King Street in between Simcoe and Mary Street.
Hosted by the Downtown Oshawa BIA, this family-friendly event offers a variety of activities from viewing cool motorcycles to face-painting, and balloon twisting. All are welcome to come and check out this event. Bikes on Bond brings together the community of motorcycle owners to show off their prized possessions and gives people a chance to socialize with other motorcycle enthusiasts.
Bruno Marchese, Owner of Bruno’s Barber Shop is excited about the return of the event. “[Bikes on Bond] is a really good event. It’s a miniature Port Dover!”
Whether it’s enjoying the live entertainment or perusing the vendor stalls, there is something for everyone at this event.
“Bikes on Bond has become an Oshawa Downtown BIA signature event, bringing in thousands of people annually – we are excited to see them back!” Said Amanda MacDonald, Executive Director of the Oshawa Downtown BIA
“The City of Oshawa is on an upward and upbeat trajectory, and the BIA is instrumental in supporting and creating experiences that move with the City. “ said Andrea Desilva, Events Chair of the Oshawa Downtown BIA. “Our event logos have been revamped to reflect vibrancy, diversity and something fun and fresh; we want to ensure we have a healthy mix for everyone in the city. Our events bring more than just people out on the streets; they promote community togetherness, economic development, educational and engaging content, and let’s not forget FUN!”