All activities below will take place this Saturday, Sept. 23.

In partnership with the Whitehaven Heritage Association and Pemberton Hall Foundation, Wicomico County Recreation & Parks is proud to present West Wicomico Heritage Day, featuring the 22nd Annual Heritage Bike Tour. Proceeds go directly toward historical preservation of Pemberton Historical Park and the Whitehaven Schoolhouse as well as numerous environmental education programs offered to Wicomico County children and families.

For many years, riders from all over the region have enjoyed the West Wicomico Heritage Bike Tour and helped to preserve our Eastern Shore heritage. This bike tour of western Wicomico County takes riders across 300 years of Maryland history. Begin your day at Pemberton Historical Park and explore Whitehaven, Hebron, Quantico and Bivalve’s Cedar Hill Marina.

Time: 7 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Show & Go from 7-8:30 a.m.
Where: Begins at Pemberton Historical Park
Distances: 32, 50 or 62 miles

Registration Fees:
Adults – $40
Children ages 8-18 – $25
Children ages 7 & under ride free (No shirt included.)

Riders had to register by Sept. 4 to guarantee an event shirt.

Contact: Allen Swiger at 410-548-4900 x108 or

Additional Bike Tour Information: Helmets are required. Riders receive a map and cue sheet upon check-in. Rest areas are conveniently placed throughout the tour, complete with sports drinks, ice water and healthy snacks. Support and Gear, or SAG, service is available. End the day back at Pemberton Historical Park with an outdoor picnic and music until 2:30 p.m.

Registration is available online below or at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center Box Office (Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.).