The fourth annual Rabobank Pedal Merced Family Bicycle Fest will be held Oct. 9 at Merced High School. The course will be 10 miles, starting and finishing at the school. Registration is from 9 to 8:45 a.m. and riding from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be a barbecue picnic, entertainment and drawings for prizes at the finish. Individuals are $10, families of three or more $25. You can drop off your registration at the United Way office, 658 W. Main St., Merced (which is closed on weekends) or register the day of the event.