• Separated by 10 Miles, Two Delaware Towns Will Host One Festival Connected By Bicycle on October 31st (NOTE DATE CHANGE)

    by  • September 24, 2015 • Events • 4 Comments

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    Beer, Bicycling, Live Music & Pony Rides in Two Delaware River Towns

    Two Delaware towns on the Delaware River separated by 10 miles will host the third annual River Towns Ride & Festival on October 31* from 11:30am to 5pm.

    FESTIVAL (Live music, 16 craft breweries and pony rides)

    Festivals will be held in the main squares of both Historic New Castle (the Green) and Historic Delaware City (Battery Park).

    Beers

    Live Music in Historic New Castle
    DJ Paul Freeberry 11:30-1pm
    Rob Zinn Quartet 1:15pm-2:15pm
    Special Delivery 2:45pm-5pm

    Live Music in Historic Delaware City
    Buffalo Chip & The Heard 12:30pm-2:30pm
    Lyric Drive 2:45pm-5pm

    Activities for kids will include

    • Pony Rides
    • Hayrides
    • Pumpkin Decorating (with free pumpkins to the first 350 kids)

    CYCLING (Time trial and recreational ride)

    New Castle and Delaware City are connected by the bike-friendly corridor of Route 9.

    Competitive cyclists are encouraged to participate in the River Towns Time Trial for cash and prizes while recreational cyclists can pick their distance and ride for fun or to earn a distance medal. The ride is open to ALL ABILITY LEVELS.

    Register at: https://www.bikereg.com/rivertownsfestivalcom

    More about the River Towns Ride and Festival HERE.

    * Note new date of October 31 (changed because of Hurricane Joaquin)

    MotivateTheFirstState.com:

    If you're no already, be sure to sign up at MotivateTheFirstState.com. That way - while you are riding with Governor Markell - you are simultaneously raising money for three Delaware charities.

    If you’re not already, be sure to sign up at MotivateTheFirstState.com too. That way – while you are riding between New Castle and Delaware City – you are simultaneously raising money for three Delaware charities. There’s no catch: all you have to do is ride and then log your miles!

    4 Responses to Separated by 10 Miles, Two Delaware Towns Will Host One Festival Connected By Bicycle on October 31st (NOTE DATE CHANGE)

    1. Chris J
      October 1, 2015 at 3:52 pm

      Official website says it has been rescheduled for Oct. 31st. You may want to update your entry.

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    3. Philip Harvet
      September 26, 2016 at 11:27 pm

      Will you be able to make the return trip by bus with your bike going with you?

      • Philip Harvey
        September 27, 2016 at 9:17 am

        My name is Philip Harvey and not Philip Harvet. You have not answered my question vis a vis the ability to .return on a bus from one city to the second city if you do not want to ride for 20 miles.

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