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Edwardsville professional bike race draws hundreds from across the country

EDWARDSVILLE - The 9th Annual TheBANK of Edwardsville Rotary Criterium Festival will be  Saturday, August 18 from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m.

The event includes seven high-speed cycling races and will also award $10,000 in prize money to the winner, making it one of the largest payouts for a bike race in the region.

The event also includes food, entertainment, kids bike races and more. The event is free and open to the public.

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