June 3 - June 4
BRAN (Bicycle Ride Across Nebraska)
Falls City will be the Host community in Nebraska! BRAN is the Bicycle Ride Across Nebraska, a non-competitive tour providing a safe and supported ride for cyclists of all ability levels andwill begin in Falls City, Nebraska this year. The community is very excited and will be hosting many events for the ride. BRAN is the longest existing cycling tour in Nebraska. BRAN is proud to build support for cycling across the state as the riders, families and staff interact with both rural and urban persons, which promotes economic development through the tour across the state. The ride was originally organized through the Omaha Northwest Rotary Club in 1980 and has grown from a smallgroup or riders to a community of approximately 900 annually with riders, families and staff. BRAN riders come from Nebraska and have come from practically all states and many foreign countries. BRAN is a non-profit organization providing scholarship awards of $27,500 annually for Nebraska high school seniors who will be attending Nebraska trade schools, colleges, or universities.