Sunday, 1 December 2019
Bikers for Kids Newcastle Toy Run 2019 – Costume for Kids
Dress up and join the fun. Riding or at Welcoming party at Wickham Park from 10 am official kick off on Sunday 1st December and be among the first to greet the thousands of bikes bearing gifts for kids in need at the annual Bikers for Kids Newcastle Toy Run.
This extraordinary festive season favourite that has been running for over 40 years and is designed for the whole community to enjoy. Santa and his reindeer will roar in on a motorised sleigh and the best-decorated bikes of the day will be on display for viewing and the chance of winning a great prize. Plus, one lucky person could have the ticket to take home a new bike just for Christmas in our massive Toy Run Raffle.
The main stage will be pumping live music throughout the day with the bands bands to be announced shortly.
The park will also be filled with amusement rides, food trucks, prizes, market stalls, friendly Characters roaming the grounds, plenty of entertainment, a classic and vintage bike display and a whole football oval full of decorated motorcycles to admire.
A Maitland tug’o’war club have been invited back to confirm their recent win at the National Titles will pit teams against each other in a test of strength and tenacity, while face-painting, fairy floss, Santa photos and splash zone will provide hours of activities for kids.
Stick around for lunch with over 10 cuisines to choose from, including a good old Aussie sausage sizzle, BBQ, European Kitchen,Dumplings, Bratwurst Wiener, classic carnival fare and more.
An impressive donation point will be designated for new and unwrapped toys, with Salvation Army mascot “Shieldy” roving the park and greeting guests. Toys and all cash collected on the day will be donated to the Salvos’ local Christmas Appeal, bringing joy into the lives of countless families in the Hunter Region.
Online donations, rider registrations and more information can be found at newcastletoyrun.com.au