It is a new year and a new festival in North Salem! Get ready for Monday, September 6, 2021 and the Old Fashion Days Bike Tour. Click HERE to register today for the 2021 event.
The Old Fashion Days Bicycle Tour is a casual ride along scenic, rolling countryside near North Salem, IN. It is part of the Old Fashion Days Festival and is a fundraiser for the B&O Trail Association. Click HERE to view the route and download it to your GPS device.
The event includes a hot lunch or breakfast, marked routes, sag van, refreshment stop, and scenic roads. The route is a figure 8 course, offering 13 and 33 mile routes. All riders start by going northwest out of North Salem. After returning to North Salem and passing the SAG stop, the longer route continues south of North Salem, passing beautiful McCloud Park. The ride includes a breakfast or lunch at one of the festival vendors. Stick around after the ride and enjoy the Old Fashion Days Festival. There will be a prize drawing for gifts donated by Gear Up Cyclery for pre-registered riders only.
Check-in runs from 7:30 AM until 9:00 AM at the United Methodist Church parking lot at 104 W Pearl St (the corner of Pearl and Nebraska). Riders can begin riding at anytime. There will not be a mass start. A breakfast buffet at the church runs from 7:00 to 10:00 AM, so you can eat before or after your ride. Alternatively, you can use your voucher at other food vendors at the festival, including Perillo’s Pizzeria.