150 Years of The Bicycle


New Orleans will celebrate 150 years of the bicycle with Bike-Tastic Summer New Orleans, a series of events spanning May 26 to July 9 and concurrent with the special sports history issue of Louisiana Cultural Vistas, which will feature an article by New Orleans’ cycling historian, Lacar Musgrove, on the first venue for cycle racing in New Orleans, which was located at Audubon Park. The sports issue of Cultural Vistas is “dedicated to ‘Hometown Teams,’ a touring exhibition produced by the Smithsonian Institute and the LEH.

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Other national events:

International Cycling History Conference: 150 Years of Bicycling in America

The Wheelmen: 27th Annual International Cycling History Conference (ICHC) And Sesquicentennial Of Bicycling

National Event Page


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