LIFESTYLE

Cycling tour to stop in Gonzales

Staff reports

More than 100 cyclists will ride through Ascension Parish Friday on their way to New Orleans.

The "Tour du Rouge," which started in Houston on Sunday, benefits the American Red Cross.

Cyclists will have an overnight stay in Gonzales and take off from the Holiday Inn at 1500 W. Hwy. 30 Friday at 8:15 a.m., according to spokesperson Kendall Hebert.

For more information, see www.tourdurouge.org