Loopin’ for the Library

On Saturday, June 22 join the Lewes Public Library for the 3rd Annual Recreational Bike Ride. The ride starts and ends at the library and has three routes – a 5-mile family friendly mini loop, 10-mile ride, and a 20-mile grand loop along the trails of Lewes, Cape Henlopen and Rehoboth. Afterwards there will be a celebration with food and drinks, including beer donated by Dogfish Head Craft Brewery.
Proceeds from the ride benefit the library.
This is a rain or shine event.

Lewes Cycle Sports has donated one men’s and one women’s bike AND one kid bike trailer to be raffled as a prize package valued at over $1300! Tickets (1 for $20, 3 for $50, or 7 for $100) are available for purchase at the library’s Circulation Desk. More information may be found here.

Rolling start times for the ride are:
20 mile: 7:30 – 8:30 AM
10 mile: 7:45 – 8:45 AM
5 mile:  9:00 – 10:00 AM

All riders 13 years and up will receive a commemorative t-shirt, water bottle, and post-ride food and drinks.
Riders 12 and under will receive spoke beads to decorate their bike, a water bottle, and post-ride food and drinks.

Online registration is open!
13 years & over $30 | 12 years & under ride free
Price increases to $40 on June 20

In-person registration and ride packet pick up:
Thursday, June 20 | 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Lewes Cycle Sports
526 E Savannah Rd, Lewes

Friday, June 21 | 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Lewes Cycle Sports
526 E Savannah Rd, Lewes

Saturday, June 22 | 7:00 AM – 9:30 AM
Lewes Public Library

Rider information
All riders must wear a helmet and abide by these Trail Courtesy Guidelines. Riders 14 and younger must ride with an adult.

If possible, please consider carpooling or riding your bike to the event. Parking is available at the library, in the city lot located at Schley and Franklin Avenues, and along the streets surrounding the library. If you choose to park on a side street, you must park in the direction of traffic.

For more information
Call the library at 302-645-2733 during business hours or email us.

We are pleased to announce these local businesses have signed on as sponsors:
Baker Petroleum – Silver Sponsor
Beacon Pediatrics, LLC – Silver Sponsor
Cape Gazette – Silver Sponsor
Dogfish Head – Gold Sponsor and After Party Sponsor
Richard Y. Johnson & Son, Inc. – Silver Sponsor
Fulton Bank – Bronze Sponsor
Lotus Chiropractic – Bronze Sponsor
Orthopaedic Associates of Southern Delaware, P.A. – Silver Sponsor
S. Finney Home Improvements  – Bronze Sponsor
Wilgus Associates, Inc. – Bronze Sponsor
Big Red Truck Digital – In Kind Sponsor
Lewes Cycle Sports – In Kind Sponsor

Other sponsorship opportunities are still available.
Please support the businesses that support us!