Tour de Lights 2018

It was a mild, but rainy night that awaited the tricked out bikes and riders for this year’s Tour de Lights. Sponsored by I Bike Knx, this is the twelfth year for the event that has steadily grown with each rendition. The guesstimate for last year’s ride was “over one thousand,” and early indications were […]

Knoxville’s Tour de Lights 2017

Long-term readers know¬† Tour de Lights is one of my favorite annual events. It combines creativity, holiday festivity and cycling and it’s like no other event during the year. I’d love to see some of the creativity on display here bleed over into some of our other parades. As has been the case the last […]

Downtown Knoxville Hosts 2016 Tour de Lights

The 2016 Tour de Lights rolled from Market Square through the streets of Knoxville last Friday night and for the third consecutive year, organizers estimated the crowd at over 1000 participants. Certainly, the square was full of decorated, colorful bikes, people of all ages and a lot of smiles. There was one – and at […]