ROME, Ga. -- The John Wisdom Wagon Ride Train & Trail Ride is being held in Rome on Saturday, October 20.

Taking off from Rome's Goosa Valley Fairgrounds at 8:30 a.m., the ride will start its thirty-third year. The ending point is 23 miles away in Shannon, Ga.

The ride costs $10, which can be paid at entry, and lunch can be purchased at the Old Model School. Participants must present Coggins papers.

The route will run within Floyd County lines, and drivers are advised to travel with caution, as no roads will be closed for the ride.

Following the ride, a cowboy dance featuring Backwater Band will start around 7:30 at the Mather Payne Hall. The dance is an additional $5.

For more information, contact the Rome-Floyd Visitor Center at (706) 295-5576.

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