Details: What:“Green Bike Giveaway and Passport Fun,” presented by the San José Environmental Services Department (ESD) and garbage and recycling contractors GreenTeam of San José and Garden City Sanitation
Wednesday, December 21, 2022
4 p.m. – 5 p.m. – Bike giveaway registration, plus Passport Fun activity
5 p.m. – 6 p.m. – Winners randomly selected
Where: Christmas in the Park’s Community Stage
Plaza de Cesar Chavez, 1 Paseo de San Antonio, San José
Background:For the eighth year, ESD, GreenTeam of San José and Garden City Sanitation will raffle off 50 bicycles and safety helmets at Christmas in the Park to children who register and pledge to take green actions. All participants must register for the drawing and be present to win.
The Passport Fun activity will allow families and children to explore Christmas in the Park, visiting different environmental activity tables to earn a stamp on their ‘passport’ card and earn a prize.
San Jose Sharks mascot SJ Sharkie will make a special appearance to engage with families.
The bike giveaway is the signature event for ESD presence at Christmas in the Park. Families are also encouraged to walk through the Bear Maze where environmental messages are placed along the path. These messages include recycling right and save resources.