Rescheduled Date!!

This year’s ride is being rescheduled to Sunday!!! Same route, time and locations but on SUNDAY! instead of Saturday, due to the poor weather. No one like soggy tweed!

See you Sunday!


2014 Tweed Ride Route


I’m happy to announce our route and schedule for this year’s ride. As we did last year, we’ll start gathering at the Fairmount Waterworks between 10 and 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 1st. Don’t forget to sign-in with our planners to get your spoke card, raffle ticket, and ballot. Bring a dollar or two for our charitable cause. At 12 Noon, we will launch!

Our planned route for this year is as follows:

  • Ben Franklyn Pkwy to 20th St. Photo Op in front of The Franklin Institute.
  • Around Logan Circle then Right on 19th St.
  • Right on Arch St.
  • Left on 23rd St.
  • Left on Pine St.
  • Left on 18th St.
  • Left on Walnut Street. Stop at corner across from Trinity Church.
  • Dismount and walk to center of square. Dance with the Lindy Hoppers!
  • Remount. Continue south on 19th St.
  • Left on Pine St. Continue across town. Left on 7th St.
  • Picnic stop at Washington Square.
  • Remount. Go North on 7th St.
  • Right on Chestnut St.
  • Left on 3rd St. Dismount at Market and walk towards Arch for photo op with our sponsors, Briar Vintage & East River Bank. Ring your bells!
  • Left on Arch St.
  • Right on 5th St. Race through the tunnel!
  • Right on Brown St.
  • Right on 2nd St. Ring bells for our sponsors on 2rd St. – R.E.Load Bags!
  • Right on Spring Garden St.
  • Continue to 7th St. to Toast the Ghost of Poe at the Edger Allen Poe House. (Very fitting!)
  • Continue on Spring Garden St.
  • Right on 20th St.
  • Left on Fairmount Ave.
  • Right on 22nd St.
  • Left on Aspen St. and lock ’em up!
  • After party at Rembrandt’s!

See you on Saturday!