The USA Procycling race comes to Breckenridge, Colorado! Yes, tomorrow town will be packed with cyclists, their support teams, friends and families. If you do come to town, here's the scoop of what's going on. Remember that ORANGE is the official color of the Pro Cycling Challenge Finish, so be sure to wear orange tomorrow!
The race will be airing on NBC Sports, Channel 52 (standard def) or Channel 689 (high def) on Comcast.
Krystal 93 will be broadcasting the Railroad Earth concert live from the Riverwalk Center.
Tuesday, August 20: The Finish!
8:30am: Ride with BMC rider George Hincapie - presented by Breck Bike Guides must RSVP
11:00am: Race Coverage of Stage 2 on the Jumbotron - Riverwalk Center Lawn
1:00pm: Finish Festival opens - Tiger Dredge lot (RWC parking)
1:00pm: Summit Mountain Challenge (SMC) Mountain Bike Junior League Street Sprints
1:00pm: Barney Ford Lawn Stage 2 Finish Watch Party - Get the best seats in the house at Barney Ford Lawn, from 1-5pm tomorrow. Includes a big-screen broadcast of the race, refreshments and beverages! 970.453.9767 ext 2 for cost and reservations.
2:00pm - 5:00pm: RipStoke Mountain Bike Show
2:00pm: Pine Beatles free concert - Finish Festival Stage
3:30pm: ETA Stage 2 Finish into Breckenridge (subject to change)
3:45pm: Awards presentation for Stage 2 of U.S.A Pro Challenge - Finish Festival stage
4:15pm: Summit Mountain Challenge (SMC) #6 - Peaks Trail TT
4:15pm (or after the race) New Belgium Party at The Gold Pan - $3 Sunshine & Shift cans, $3 Fat Tire, 1554 and Ranger Drafts, live entertainment and giveaways!
5:30pm: Railroad Earth Concert - Riverwalk Center
The New Jersey-based "newgrass" band will play a free concert at the Riverwalk Center on Tuesday, August 20 at 5:30pm to welcome the cyclists to town (doors open at 5:00pm). The band just played a wildly successful show at Red Rocks and we're honored to have them here in town. Krystal 93 will be broadcasting live!
6:00pm: Finish Festival Village closes
6:00 pm: Meet & Greet with George Hincapie - Breck Bike Guides, 114 Lincoln Street
- See more at: http://upcc.gobreck.com/#sthash.JkVPPdw3.dpuf
Wednesday, August 21: The Start!
9:30am: Start Festival Village Opens - Blue River Plaza
9:30am: Autograph Alley opens - Main St.
9:30am: Grand Lodge on Peak 7 Strider Challenge - presented by Stork & Bear - Main Street
* For kids ages 2-5. Register today at Stork & Bear (610 Main St in Frisco), or day of event, by 9:00am at the Stork & Bear booth in Blue River Plaza. 970.668.5937 for more info.
10:00am - 12:00pm: RipStoke Mountain Bike Show
11:00am: Live Race Coverage of Stage 3 on Jumbotron - Riverwalk Center Lawn
12:10pm: Estimated start time for stage 3
1:00pm: Funkadelic Pond Crossing Challenge - presented by Maverick Sports Promotions - Dredge Pond
1:00pm: Maribeth Clemente at French Kiss - Author of A Tour of the Heart, Maribeth Clemente will be at French Kiss at 226 South Main Street. Refreshments and Bicycle Art!
5:00pm: BRC August Mixer - Alpine Bank - Bike to the August Breckenridge Resort Chamber's Mixer to meet and mingle with local business owners. Learn the latest on town happenings and initiatives and enjoy some free passed hors d'oeuvres.