Tour de Wish cycles through the Oil City this weekend

(Casper, Wyo.) -The time is now to get your tires aired up and water bottles attached for the Tour de Wish Casper with Make-A-Wish Wyoming this weekend. Casper bike riders of all skill levels can ride for a cause on June 25th with two events geared at raising funds for Make-A-Wish Wyoming. Kelly Walsh and Natrona County High Schools will host Tour de Wish Casper, a 5k bike ride/run/walk held in conjunction with NIC Fest. Tour de Wish Casper will take place June 25 at 9 a.m. beginning at the Nicolaysen Art Museum located at 400 E. Collins Drive. People may register now at or register the day of the event beginning at 8 a.m. With the promo code, OILCITY4WISHES , you may receive a discounted registration! All funds raised benefit Make-A-Wish Wyoming. Tour de Wish participants will receive a NIC Fest wristband at registration that gives wearers discounts at participating downtown shops and restaurants. For riders seeking a greater challenge, people are encouraged to participate in the Casper Mountain Challenge – a four or eight-hour bike race also happening June 25. The event is sponsored by the Casper Sports Alliance and will benefit Make-A-Wish Wyoming. Learn more about the Casper Mountain Challenge and register online Here . Other communities hosting Tour de Wish events this summer include: - Thermopolis, June 25 - Gillette, Aug. 8 - Cheyenne, Sept. 3 - Laramie, Sept. 24 For more information about each event in the Tour de Wish series can be found at or by contacting Tess Kersenbrock at 307-234-9474. #oilcity #news #whatshappening