List of Venues
- Schedule Overview
- July 18th: Waukegan, IL
Vista Health System Waukegan Criterium
- NCC EVENT
July 19th: Lake Bluff, IL
Northwestern Medicine Lake Bluff Criterium & Block Party
- July 20th: Crystal Lake, IL
Tour de Crystal Lake presented by Visit McHenry County
- July 23rd: Willow Springs, IL
Willow Springs Road Race
- July 24th: Chicago/Beverly, IL
12th Annual Beverly Hills Cycling Classic
- July 25th: Elmhurst, IL
Superior Ambulance Elmhurst Cycling Classic
- July 26th: Chicago, IL
- July 27th: Downers Grove, IL
Downers Grove Criterium
To benefit World Bicycle Relief
- Zipcar Sponsors Cat 2/3 Series
- Intelligentisia Cup Parnters with Fyxation to bring Fixed Gear Racing to Chicago Criterium Course
- SIGMA USA Sponsors Intelligentsia Cup Prairie State Cycling Series
- Intelligentisia Coffee Prairie State Cycling Series to Resurrect Classic Downers Grove Criterium Course
- Sun-Times Highlights Prairie State Series in Summer Fun Guide
- Intelligentisia Coffee Continues Title Sponsorship of Prairie State Cycling Series
- USA Cycling adds Intelligentsia Cup Prairie State Cycling Series to NCC
- Latest News Archive
July 20th: Tour de Crystal Lake presented by Visit McHenry County
Free Spectator Admission! Racing begins at 8:20am and ends at 6:00pm.
Live Music, Beer Garden, Food & Drink Specials
Stage at The Cottage (6 E. Crystal Lake Avenue)
- 1:00 to 3:00pm Dangerous Joe's Band
- 3:30 to 5:30pm Jimmy Nick and the Mamas Band
- 6:00 to 8:00pm Hans and the Hormones Band
Bike to the Race!
Corral your bike at Wheel Werks Bike Valet! (located in the Home State Bank Parking Lot - Grant & Brink Street)
Family Fun Expo Area
Check out the Bike Rodeo from 10am - 2:00pm. Test your bike skills and learn how to be safe while riding. Kids can brink their own bike and then leave it at the Wheel Werks Bike Valet or just borrow one from us. Don't forget your helmet! Sponsored by Crystal Lake Park District and The Bike Haven of McHenry.
Family Fun Ride
Register and get in the action! Ride the course and experience the challenge. Ages 3 & up! Registration closes at 3:00pm. Sponsored by Crystal Lake Park District.
Art of the Bicycle
Stop in at The Raue Center For The Arts where custom and vintage bicycles will be exhibited. No admission fee. The exhibition will cover a broad range of fiber, titanium and bamboo. Presented by Wheel Werks Custom Bicycles of Crystal Lake. Sponsored by The Raue Center For The Arts and the Crystal Lake Night Owl Bicycle Ride.
Volunteer support provided by Lucky Brake Bicycles of Crystal Lake.
Visit McHenry County Features Tour de Crystal Lake on 100.3 FM WILV
McHenry County is a perfect destination for a "One-Tank" trip! Visit McHenry County is partnering with Chicago's 100.3 to bring an exciting contest "One Tank Trips" to Chicagoland listeners and Visit McHenry County will be the featured giveaway all this week.
Give 100.3 FM WILV a listen or simply listen to the commercial below featuring Tour de Crystal Lake.
|8:20a||Women Cat 4||30 minutes|
|9:00a||Men Cat 5||30 minutes|
|9:40a||Women Cat 3/4||40 minutes|
|10:30a||Men Cat 4||50 minutes|
|11:30a||Masters 35+ Cat 3/4||50 minutes|
|12:30p||Men Cat 2/3||50 minutes|
|1:30p||Masters 35+ Cat 1/2/3||70 minutes|
|2:50p||Pro Women Cat 1/2||60 minutes|
|4:00p||Local Event||30 minutes|
|4:30p||Pro Men Cat 1/2||90 minutes|
Race Flyer: Tour de Crystal Lake Flyer
Route 31 South or Route 176 West, travel west on E. Terra Cotta Avenue / Route 176 then turn south on Main Street. Parking lot is off Beardsley.
Route 31 North, travel west on Crystal Lake Avenue turn north on Main Street to surface parking at the corner or Beardsley lot.
Walkup Road South, travel east on W. Terra Cotta Avenue / Route 176 then turn south on Main Street. Parking is off Beardsley.
Randall Road North, continue around onto Rakow Road turn north on Pyott Road/Main Street. Cross Crystal Lake Avenue to surface parking at corner or to Beardsley lot.
GPS Location: Raue Center, 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL 60014