August 22 - Prologue time trial, Colorado Springs
August 23 - Stage 1, Salida to Crested Butte
August 24 - Stage 2, Gunnison to Aspen
August 25 - Stage 3, Vail, time trial
August 26 - Stage 4, Avon to Steamboat Springs
August 27 - Stage 5, Steamboat Springs to Breckenridge
August 28 - Stage 6, Golden to Denver
USA Pro Cycling Challenge Festival/Expo information (more advertising than schedules)
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Events in Colorado Springs for the week of August 18-28
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Event activities: (unknown?)
Vail town special events for the USA Pro Cycling Challenge (unknown?)
Event activities: Citizens and kids rides, bike expo, chef challenge, starting ceremonies.
Avon town special events for the USA Pro Cycling Challenge Scout the Stage, August 26th, ride information
Event activities: Bike Town USA Stage, local ride and races, Big Screen TVs, Free Concerts, Farmers Market, Paracycling Challenge, Stars Charity Ride,
The Steamboat springs chapter of the international Jens Voigt fan club will be camped out on rabbit ears pass approx. 1.5 miles from the summit. All comers are welcome to stop by, have a brat, and make some noise for the man. They say they will be easy to find just look for a tall viking with the biggest Go Jens sign you've ever seen. Free beer if you wear your lederhosen!
Golden Visitors Bureau
There will also be a separate "VIP" area located at Bannock and Speer sponsored by Diggity from 10:00am-3:00pm, with Free entrance, entertainment, give-aways, large screen TVs, beer from Left Hand Brewing Company, margaritas, and mimosas available (21+), and brunch from some of Denver's top Gourmet Food Trucks. Read more about this event at Diggity free VIP Event at USA Pro Challenge.
In addition there is an event on Saturday, August 27th, 7:00-9:00pm, (the night before Stage 6) at Wheat Ridge Cyclery (owned by Ron Keifel) with hosts Phil Liggett and Paul Sherwen to benefit Bicycles For Humanity Colorado. Bring a bicycle to donate, or $25. More information: http://ridewrc.com/about/b4h-with-phil-paul-pg834.htm.
And if you are interested, you can also play along at each stage: Geo-Caching Challenge: Download the Dot Biking application at DotBiking.com, available to both Android and iPhone users, and use it to locate and win prizes hidden along the USA Pro Cycling Challenge route for the duration of the event from Monday, August 22 through Sunday, August 28.
For more information about the race see the PedalDancer.com Fan Information Page for the USA Pro Cycling Challenge. Or on the official USA Pro Cycling Challenge website.