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“A Festival of Fun on Two Wheels” – celebrating Canada’s 150th Birthday!

 

LOCATION: Diefenbaker Park, Saskatoon (click HERE for map of Diefenbaker Park)

 

VEHICLE PARKING: Prairieland Park (just east of Diefenbaker Park) Click HERE for map.

FREE BIKE VALET PARKING: 8:00 AM – 11:00 PM

 

ITINERARY:

6:30 AM – Prairie Gran Fondo Site Opens – Diefenbaker Park Saskatoon (Free Parking at Prairieland Park, enter off Ruth Street access)

7:45 AM – All riders to assemble in start corrals for pre-ride address.

8:00 AM – Prairie Gran Fondo & Family Fun Fondo Ride starts with lead out by Saskatoon City Police Service

While cyclists are enjoying a great morning ride families can start to enjoy the activities at the Canada 150 site:

  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM – Pancake Breakfast for non-riding family members ($9 pp)
  • 9:00 AM – Official Canada Day Ceremonies

9:30 AM – Food Truck & Flea Market Vendors open ready to accept your bib tear off for post ride food!

10:00 – 12:30 AM – Event Stage opens with with multi cultural performances by First National Metis Group, Pavlychenko Forklorique Ensemble and others. (many riders will still be on route)

1:15 – 1:30 PM – Praire Gran Fondo & Horizon 100 Cycling take stage for PGF Awards
1:30 – 2:30 PM – Idyll Wild
3:00 – 4:30 PM –  2017 Juno Award Winner Jess Moskaluke
5:00 – 7:00 PM – Francophone Bands on Stage
7:30-8:30 PMThe 100th Meridian (Tragically Hip Tribute Band)
9:00-10:30 PM – Double Juno award nominee’s Platinum Blonde
~ 10:40 PM – Fireworks presented by Potash Corp