April 21, 2014:  RAGBRAI Mason City's second press release




Nanci Elder, Publicity Chair / RAGBRAI® Mason City.  515-201-8838.  nancielder@aol.com.




RAGBRAI® Mason City official announcement of theme, logo, and entertainment

Press Release

The community of Mason City is invited to join us as we unveil the Official RAGBRAI Mason City Theme and Logo  along with the announcement of the National Entertainment that will be performing the evening of Wednesday, July 23 during the RAGBRAI celebration.

Wednesday, April 23          The Open Plaza / North of Southbridge Mall  (inside Southbridge Mall if inclement weather)  5:30pm – Cookies courtesy of Hy-Vee East & West             6:00pm – RAGBRAI Mason City Announcement

KLSS and KGLO radio will be broadcasting live!

This will be your first opportunity to purchase an official RAGBRAI Mason City Shirt! ($15)

The Announcement will be the first of many community wide activities and opportunities for the residents and businesses of Mason City to participate in and celebrate as we look forward to hosting RAGBRAI riders on Wednesday, July 23.


RAGBRAI® Mason City Mission Statement: Showcase Mason City’s unique charm by demonstrating our exceptional hospitality and creating a memorable, fun and safe experience for everyone.

Main Street Mason City Mission Statement: To enhance, promote and preserve downtown Mason City as a diverse business, cultural and residential destination, for the benefit of the entire community.    Visit us at: mainstreetmasoncity.org

RAGBRAI®: Des Moines Register Media owns and produces RAGBRAI, a trek across Iowa that’s the world’s oldest, largest and longest annual bicycle ride.     An estimated 8,500 riders enjoy the entire RAGBRAI route every year with others that join in on a daily basis.