Tomorrow kicks off the first day of the annual Tour of America’s Dairyland, a cycling series that takes place in 11 Wisconsin communities. Beginning in the Village of Shorewood, just outside of Milwaukee, the tour offers free, fun family events, from high-energy professional races to just-for-fun rides for the kids.
Discover what events and races you and your family can participate in on each day:
- THURSDAY, JUNE 20 Shorewood Criterium Cycling Classic
- FRIDAY, JUNE 21 East Troy Cycling Classic
- SATURDAY, JUNE 22 Giro d’ Grafton
- SUNDAY, JUNE 23 Waukesha Carl Zach Cycling Classic
- MONDAY, JUNE 24 Sheboygan Criterium
- TUESDAY, JUNE 25 Schlitz Park Criterium (Milwaukee)
- WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26 Attitude Sports Fond du Lac Road Race
- THURSDAY, JUNE 27 Elkhart Lake Road Race at Road America
- FRIDAY, JUNE 28 Commonwealth Classic in Downtown Fond du Lac
- SATURDAY, JUNE 29 ISCorp Downer Classic(Eastside of Milwaukee)
- SUNDAY, JUNE 30 East Tosa Gran Prix
And don’t forget to bring your cowbell to help cheer riders on during the races, which include men’s and women’s pro and amateur cyclists from around the world. The races are exhilarating spectator events, with some pushing riders to speeds over 35 miles per hour. Even if you’ve never attended a cycling race before, you will soon be enthralled as the announcers narrate all the action around each bend of the course.