The 2019 Tour de Belleville will be held on Friday, July 12, 2019.
START TIME: Ride begins @ 8:00p.m. from Union United Methodist Church, 721 E. Main Street (upper parking lot) Belleville, IL. Course will OFFICIALLY CLOSE at 11:00p.m. ONCE THE SWEEP VEHICLE HAS PASSED THERE WILL BE NO POLICE VEHICLES, SUPPORT VEHICLES OR ANY OTHER FORM OF ASSISTANCE ALONG THE ROUTE.
NEW: HELP US LIGHT UP THE NIGHT FOR THIS RIDE FOR SAFETY!
COURTESY OF ATTORNEY’S AT LAW, COOK, BARTHOLOMEW, SHEVLIN & COOK, LLP EACH REGISTERED RIDER WILL RECEIVE 1 FREE BLINKIE LIGHT FOR YOUR TIRE SPOKE AND ADDITIONAL BLINKIES WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE. WE STRONGLY ENCOURAGE EVERY RIDER TO DRESS YOUR BICYCLE WITH FANCY LIGHTS TO BECOME MORE VISIBLE FOR THIS NIGHTTIME EVENT!
NEW: IN ACCORDANCE WITH STATE LAWS LIGHTS WILL BE REQUIRED ON THE FRONT OF ALL BIKES AND A RED REFLECTOR ON THE BACK.
RIDERS:Sorry but we are no longer accepting online registration. If you would like to register you can visit the Parks & Recreation Office, 510 W. Main Street, Belleville or Bicycle World, 4516 W. Main Street Belleville until 2:00 p.m. today. Registration will be accepted on site at Union United Methodist, 721 E. Main St., Belleville beginning at 6:00 p.m. tonight. $25.00 per rider no discounts applied.
Sorry but we are no longer accepting volunteer applications online. If you are still interested in volunteering you will need to report to the Union United Methodist Church Gym, 721 E. Main Street, Belleville between 6:00 – 6:15p.m. for assignments.
The Tour de Belleville is a family friendly, noncompetitive trek over a relatively easy course to give riders a scenic view of the city at night. For everyone’s safety, helmets are required and lights are requested. Alcohol is strictly prohibited and no pets are allowed.
The Tour de Belleville is an annual community bicycling event, raising funds for safety equipment and providing a quality recreational opportunity for individuals and families in our community.
Office Location & Contact InfoBelleville Parks & Recreation Dept.
510 West Main Street
Belleville, IL 62220
Phone: (618) 233-1416
Fax: (618) 233-1449
The City of Belleville would like to thank all of the Tour de Belleville riders and sponsors for their past, present and future support.