This story is told by David.
Five bikes were used for the story, each for a different scene.
Mike: Everyone thinks I'm a few sandwiches short of a picnic.
Ben: Ask me why I'm a great comedian.
Mike: Why are you a great...
Dad: You have to stop knocking yourself around over his death. Stop blaming yourself and the nightmares will go away.
Dad, Mom and Mike: Keep out of this.
David: (Story intro) Once you find the right bike, it's like it's your's forever, no matter who has it. My story is about this kid and his bike. A bike that meant so much to him, he took it everywhere he went...including his own grave. Submitted for the approival of The Midnight Society, I call this story... the Tale of the Shiny Red Bicycle.
Ricky: It's Ben, Mike, he's in danger.
David Winning won the 1995 Bronze Award for "Television Series Direction" for this episode and won the 1994 Gold Hugo Award for "Best Direction, Children's Television" for this episode.