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  • Free, family friendly fun on deck for NEOCycle’s The Hub at Edgewater Park

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    Don’t let summer drift away without enjoying a weekend of free, family-friendly fun at NEOCycle’s The Hub at Edgewater Park presented by Subaru. The Hub will feature the two-stage Music Fest presented by ERC, Believe in CLE mass yoga, stand up paddleboarding, a kids zone and kids cruise, dozens of vendors, food trucks and a beer garden. The Hub will be open from 10 a.m. – 11 p.m. on Saturday, September 12 and 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Sunday, September 13. A full Hub schedule is now available at NEOCycle.org.

    The Hub is part of NEOCycle presented by Ohio Savings Bank, the nation’s first and only urban cycling festival. Registration is open for all of NEOCycle’s rides and races at NEOCycle.org. An estimated 10,000 people attended The Hub over the course of NEOCycle in 2014.

    The Music Fest will feature 20 acts on two stages over the two-day festival. Jr. Jr. (formerly known as Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.) will headline the event and will welcome over 2,000 cyclists back from the NEOCycle Night Ride. They will be joined by The Speedbumps, The Modern Electric, Seafair, Phases and a dozen other acts.

    Inner Bliss Yoga Studio will bring its Believe in CLE mass yoga to The Hub’s GE Lighting Main Stage at 5 p.m. on Saturday. The session is free, but pre-registration is required at believeincle.com. Those interested in trying the up-and-coming sport of stand up paddleboard will have the opportunity to paddle into Lake Erie. NALU Stand Up Paddle will be running learn to paddle sessions and competitive races. Those interested in competing can register at NEOCycle.org.

    An interactive Kids Zone will feature a rock climbing wall, mega-sized board games, mini-golf and other activities. NEOCycle will also feature a Kids Cruise presented by Ohio Savings Bank. The Kids Cruise will begin at 3 p.m. on Saturday and is a short, fun 1-mile ride around Edgewater Park led by Cleveland Metroparks Rangers.

    Other attractions scheduled to be on-site include but are not limited to: Tabletop Board Room Café (making custom Cleveland skyline night lights), Super Electric Pinball, Rust Belt Monster Collective and Artfully Mine art classes.

    A dozen food trucks will provide food at The Hub through the weekend. The beer garden will feature craft brews from Great Lakes Brewing, Fat Head’s, New Belgium, Sweetwater and Strongbow.

    The nation’s first and only urban cycling festival, NEOCycle combines five unique races and rides with live music at an action-filled festival at The Hub at Edgewater Park on the beautiful shores of Lake Erie. NEOCycle rides and races include the NEOCycle Night Ride presented by Cuyahoga Community College; MCPc Fundo presented by Bike Cleveland; Edgewater Cyclocross; Criterium; and Velodrome presented by C.A. Litzler Co., Inc. The Hub at Edgewater Park will feature the NEOCycle Music Fest presented by ERC, which will be headlined by Jr. Jr. (formerly known as Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.). The Hub will also feature Ray’s Mountain Bike Adventure Zone presented by Team Wendy, cycling and outdoor lifestyle vendors, a beer garden and Cleveland’s famous food trucks. For more information or to register for one of the races or rides, visit www.NEOCycle.org.