May 30, 2020
W 10th St. and Main St.
Hays, KS 67601
There are multiple ride routes to enjoy but each one travels through rolling countrysides. Choose from a fun ride or be a true adventurer on the 75+ mile course.
Tour die Kapellen 2020- Tour of the Chapels *CANCELED*
Saturday, May 30, 2020
Tour die Kapellen is a "Tour of the Chapels". Join us for an incredible bicycle ride as we explore the beauty of Northwest Kansas & our local churches.
Tour die Kapellen is German for "Tour of the Chapels." The ride was created when a spunky group of cyclists from the Hays Area Bicyclists decided it was time for a ride that showcased the area, honored the Volga-Germans who shaped it & benefited the historical churches they built.
Registration now open:
EARLY REGISTRATION OPEN UNTIL MAY 1
Save $10 on all registrations when you register by May 1!
Ride Entry Fee: $45 / $55
Fun Ride Entry Fee: $20 / $25
Registration includes the ride distance of your choice, church tours, live music, event t-shirt, & beautiful German meal, & drink tickets.
Fun Ride, 30 mile, 50 mile, 62 mile, & 75+ mile options
Ride starts at 7:30 AM
Check-in & Late Registration at 6:30 AM
6:30-7:15am - Registration
7:30-8:00am - The ride begins!
8:15-9:15am - St. Catherine Church (Catherine, KS)
9:00am - Fun Ride Departs
8:45-9:45am - St. Fidelis Church, Basilica of the Plains (Victoria, KS)
9:00-10:15am - Holy Cross Church (Pfeifer, KS)
9:45-11:00am - St. Francis Church (Munjor, KS)?
11:00am-2:30pm - Post-Ride Party
Union Pacific Plaza
(10th & Main Streets in Hays)
SAG & Church Tours provided by:
Greg & Pam Schmidt
John Braun & Cora Schulte
Music provided by:
Hays Symphony String Quartet
Hays City Band Brass Choir
Hays Symphony Harpist, Jane Hyde
Baroque cellist Ben Cline & baroque flutist Hillary Shepard
Tim Anthony Band
Local band will entertain at the post-ride party.
German Meal Sponsored by Hays Convention & Visitor's Bureau
& prepared by Victoria Community