Rockford’s original bike festival and neighborhood ride, The Tour De North End returns for it’s SEVENTH year on Saturday, July 22. The TDNE is a collaborative, neighborhood bicycle festival showcasing Rockford’s North End businesses. The goals of the event include:
  • Raising awareness about bicycle safety and the rules of the road,
  • Encouraging cyclists and motorists to share the road,
  • Promote the North End as a bike-friendly neighborhood, and a great place to live, work & play,
  • Get people outside, active, and learning about our bike path system and proper riding,
  • Have a lot of fun.
This year’s official Passport stops are:
  • Boomers Sports Bar and Grill /
  • Whiskeys Roadhouse 
  • The Olympic Tavern 
  • Latham Tap
  • The North Main Barn
  • Rockford Billiard Cafe /
  • Der Rathskeller Restaurant
  • Mulligan’s Pub & Grill
  • Nickelworld
  • Al Grace Appliance and TV
  • Deli Italia on North Main Street 
  • Rockford Healthcare Systems
  • Rockford Country Club
  • Nickelworld
  • Kegel’s Bicycle Store Pop Up Shop
Preregister online at http://tdne17.bpt.me/