Tour de Elvis

Its almost time for this year’s Tour de Elvis 5k and Cycle Tour!

For only $25 you can explore all the beauty of the back roads and small towns to rural Stanly County through the security of you own two feet or from the saddle of a bicycle.  For only $40, the 5k and Cycle tour package will ensure you can experience the most of what the Rural South has to offer.  This year’s 5k finish line offers a special treat; a performance from the E-ssentials (an Elvis tribute band).

The 5k will begin at 7:30pm on August 12th at the Courthouse in Albemarle, NC at 201 Second St.  Check-in will open at 6:00pm.  Awards will be given to age groups and to overall finishers, and the proceeds going to the the Roger F. Snyder Greenway Fund.

The Cycle Tour will have 3 distance options of 25, 45, and 65 miles and will begin at 8:00am on Saturday. August 13th from Vac and Dash at 154 S First St. Albemarle. All routes are ride-at-your-own-pace, with rest stops every 15-20 miles.  Check-in begins at 7am.

All runners and Cyclists will receive a free t-shirt as well as other goodies.

Register at Vac & Dash or online here.

Registration closes August 9th.