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September 17, 2022
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Wheaton Public Library
225 N. Cross St.
Wheaton, IL 60187
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Great Fires of Wheaton History Bike Tour

Saturday, September 17, 2022

Starting from the west side of the Wheaton Public Library, join the Wheaton Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission for The Great Fires of Wheaton History Bike Tour of Wheaton. 

The great fires that have shaped Wheaton have been painstakingly researched and documented by Bob Goldsborough, longtime Wheaton resident and current writer for the Chicago Tribune. Bob will lead a leisurely 6-mile bicycle tour of the sites of these fires and provide historical commentary at each site.

  • Open to cyclists of all levels and ages
  • Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult
  • All riders must provide their own bicycle and wear a bike helmet
  • Participants must also sign a digital waiver prior to participation:
  • In case of inclement weather, participants with signed waivers will be notified of the ride cancelation by 1 p.m. on Sept. 17
  • Rain date is Saturday, Sept. 24 at 2 p.m.
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