This tour will explore W. Vernor Highway, lined with taquerias and thriving retail businesses. Stops include Clark Park and Ste. Anne’s Church. We will ride through Del Ray, Woodmere Cemetery, and Hubbard Farms. There will be a focus on the area’s diversity and demographic changes through the years. Bring cash for a stop at the charming Mexicantown Bakery.
This tour includes an extended stop at Fort Wayne, with a portion of the tour's proceeds to benefit the Historic Fort Wayne Coalition.
Please note that each tour date's Fort Wayne experience will differ depending on the event happening that day.
May 4: Military Living History Weekend (historic vehicles and reenactments from various wars throughout history)
June 8: Civil War Days (Civil War re-enactors)
June 22: Colonial Days (Revolutionary War re-enactors)
August 3: 1/2 hour tour given by Fort Wayne Coalition to our riders
September 7: 1/2 hour tour given by Fort Wayne Coalition to our riders
October 13: Antiques & Collectibles Show (Bake sale, food vendors, over 70 tables of antiques and collectible goods for purchase)
Ride Distance: 15 miles / Ride Length: 3 hours
Cost: $40/$50 with bike rental
2019 Southwest Schedule: 5/4 1pm, 6/8 1pm, 6/22 1pm, 8/3 1pm, 9/7 1pm, 10/13 12pm
Tour Start/Finish Location: Wheelhouse Detroit - Rivertown