Wheels for Meals



  • Peavey Park (map)
  • 730 East 22nd Street
  • Minneapolis, MN, 55404
  • United States

EVENT CANCELLED

Come walk, roll or stroll to raise awareness for good nutrition for seniors. Join us on a 12-mile round trip, bike friendly street and trail route from South Minneapolis through downtown to near Northside and back; or count laps around beautiful Peavey Park walking, on roller blades or with your favorite little ones in a stroller. 

The cycling route intersects neighborhoods and communities CES serves through its Home Delivery mobile food shelf and Meals on Wheels programs. 

Our bike partner, Venture North, is a non-profit bike and coffee shop that is training the next generation of bicycle mechanics and coffee baristas. They will be providing pre-race adjustments and air from 8 am - 9:30 am. Need more work done? Head to Venture North! All race participants will receive a coupon for 10% off bike parts and accessories. You can also go to venturenorthbwc.org and give them this code: Wheels4meals to receive your discount.

Don't want to bike? That's okay! Grab a friend and see how many laps you can do in Peavey Park, either on foot or some other wheels of your choice. This is a great option for families, kids and adults who want to support good nutritiion for seniors.  

Prizes awarded for: most laps around Peavey Park, company with the most riders, best costumes, and most "bagged laps."

T-shirt provided with registration! $10 recommended donation for additional shirts.

Community and corporate sponsorships available. Contact Chris Nelson for more information: 612.870.1125 x 105 or cnelson@cesmn.org.

Event details and schedule

 

Race Day Schedule:

8 am -- Registration and bike adjustments open
9 am -- Bike ride starts
9:30 am -- Walk/stroll starts
10:30 am -- Walk/stroll ends
10:45 am -- Program and Awards