The Bank of Edwardsville Rotary Criterium Festival returns to downtown Edwardsville next month. On Saturday August 20th from 3-11pm you can take part in High-speed bike racing, live music and more. The Festival is now in it's seventh year and draws thousands of people.

There will be 8 high-speed professional and amateur bike races on an almost mile long loop through downtown. The Festival is offering one of the largest one day purses for a bike race in the region at $10,000.  Event spokesman SJ Morrison tells the Big Z, what you will see at the Festival:

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The event is fun for the whole family, with kids bike races, children's art tent, helmet fitting, giveaways and more. For more information follow this link:



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