Tweed Ride coming to Missouri

KC Tweed Ride

What may be Missouri's first-ever tweed ride is coming to Kansas City on April 3rd, The tweed ride phenomenon is hititng cities like Boston, Washington, San Francisco, Philadelphia, Sacramento, and Chicago. 

This leisurely , family-friendly ride celebrates the Golden Age of Bicycles with all things Victorian, tweed, wool, and argyle. Riders will tour some of the city's most elegant parks and neighborhoods, with opportunities for respite and refreshment along the way.  Prizes will be awarded for the best-dressed cyclists and bicycles.

kctweedindeed.wordpress.com has all the details, including some helpful advice for procuring the proper attire.

KC Velocipede and Tweed, Indeed!
Saturday, April 3rd, 2010
Gather at Noon, ride at 1:00 p.m.
Jacob L. Loose Park (Just south of the Country Club Plaza)
Wornall Road at West 51st Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64111