Shawano Pathways’ fourth annual Bike the Barn Quilts Ride will take place Sept. 24 and, for the first time, will include 5 and 10k run/walks.
All events are designed to be recreational and family friendly. All skill levels are encouraged to participate.
The 70- and 40-mile rides begin at 8 a.m., with all other rides starting at 9 a.m. at five-minute intervals. The run/walk will begin at 9:30 a.m.
The $25 registration fee includes continental breakfast, incentive, lunch, maps, signed routes, food and water stations, support vehicles and music.
The rides will consist of routes varying in distance from 5-70 miles. Each ride will feature many of the over 300 barn quilts in Shawano County. Depending on the bike ride chosen, participants will view three to 30 quilts. All bike rides start and end at Memorial Athletic Park, 909 S. Lincoln St., in downtown Shawano.