250 Bicyclists To Ride Through Elgin Sunday Morning

Elgin area residents will wake up Sunday morning to as many as 250 bicyclists rolling through town.
The Seven Cities Bike Tour will be making its way through the area over the weekend.
This will mark the fifth year for the tour which begins Friday, Aug. 5 in Norfolk.
Riders will go from Norfolk to Petersburg on Saturday, arriving in time to take part in “Bash in the Burg” festivities.
They will spend the night in Petersburg, On Sunday morning, the Petersburg Community Club will serve breakfast to the riders.
Most bicyclists will leave Petersburg after 6 a.m. to begin a 51-mile trek back to Norfolk. They will pass through Elgin and most are expected to stop at The Plantation House for refreshments. From there they will pedal to Oakdale, Tilden and Meadow Grove before completing their trip at Ta-Ha-Zouka Park in Norfolk.