WashCo Bikes

First Annual Rock n Roll Ride & Gold Rush Fun Run

WashCo Bikes and The Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks and Minerals Present:


This family-oriented fundraiser event will benefit the eduation programs for both organizations.

Sponsors include Nike and Columbia Sportswear. 


When: Sunday September 15, 2019   Events begin at 8am and run through 1pm.

Location: Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks and Minerals

                26385 NW Groveland Drive

                Hillsboro, OR. 97124

Distances: 10, 25, and 40-mile bike loops and a 5k run. All events will begin and finish at the museum.


Get your rock star, diva, and county crooner persona on with this costumed ride and run extravaganza. Participants are encouraged to dress as their favorite bands, duets and stars of rock, folk, county and rap.


Teams can form up and raise pledges, join in costume contests for "Best Dressed", and compete for awards for most funds raised.


At the end of the ride/run, entrants can sign in at the photo stage to buy pictures of their favorite rock n roll fantasy. A professional photographer will provide a "Rock for a Day" backdrop for participants to purchase additional constume shots.


The finish line party will include ventors, live music, food and drink.


Registration will open at the end of February. 


$45 early registration for run or ride

$55 day of event


Event organizer: Joe Kurmaskie- Director of WashCo BIkes with 20 years of event planning.

Ride Director: Will Cortez (organizer of many PNW rides)

Run Director: Hal Brockman (his Road Runner club organizes run events across Oregon)