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2019 Juneteenth Celebration Community Ride
June 29, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Join Trailnet, the Missouri Historical Society, 4theVille, Northside Community Housing, Inc., the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, and the University of Missouri Extension: Storytelling Festival for a leisurely, social bike ride celebrating Juneteenth! This ride features important city landmarks with a speaker at each, highlighting the different aspects of the abolition of slavery and the significance of Juneteenth. Emmy Award-winning speaker, author, storyteller, and teaching artist Bobby Norfolk will join us at the final stop to wrap up the series of speakers.
The 13-mile ride begins at .ZACK (3224 Locust Street) in St. Louis, MO with registration starting at 9 a.m. and departing promptly at 10 a.m. The National Coalition of 100 Black Women will host a rest stop to keep you cool and hydrated during this ride.
Registration: 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Ride will leave promptly at 10 a.m.
Ride: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Mileage: 11-13 miles
Terrain: City streets
Price: Members: Free | Non-members: $8 online, $10 at event