When else can you ride across the Old Mississippi River Bridge? Only at the 7th Annual Bricks and Spokes Bicycle Ride on Saturday, October 10th! The bicycle ride will begin in beautiful Downtown Vicksburg and will travel the red brick road down to the Old Mississippi River Bridge. Enjoy riding the streets of Mississippi and Louisiana all at the same event! There will be a 10 mile ride, 30 mile ride, 50 and 62 mile ride. With those distances there is sure to be something for every cyclists! The route will be fully supported so be sure to stop, refuel, and enjoy the scenery as you travel along the unique Bricks and Spokes route. All types of bicycles are accepted and riders of all ages are invited! Come be part of history in Historic Downtown Vicksburg and follow the brick roads across the Mighty Mississippi River!
The Bricks and Spokes ride begins at 8:00 a.m. All registered participants will receive a Bricks and Spokes t-shirt. For more information call 601-634-4527.
The route will start on the 800 block of South St. Down Washington Street and travel across the Old Mississippi River Bridge and back into Mississippi. Enjoy the beautiful scenery as the route includes flat areas of Louisiana and the great rolling hills of Vicksburg and Warren County. The ride will be fully supported. Stick around and enjoy Perry’s great Red Beans and Rice, free to all ride participants.