The 2020 Tour of Novato has been Postoned
We are in the process of rescheduling for the fall. The dates shown below will be revised as soon as the new date is known.
Schedule of Events
Friday, May 1
Early Packet Pick-Up in front of City Hall, Sherman Ave. between DeLong Ave. and Cain Lane, Novato, 2:00 - 6:00 pm
For those of you who want to skip the event day check-in lines, register online by April 29, and you can stop by to pick up your wristbands, swag bag, T-shirts, and route maps from 2:00 - 6:00 pm on Friday, May 1. We will have a registration table set up near the entrance to City Hall on the Sherman Ave. side between De Long Ave. and Cain Lane.
Saturday, May 2
Tour of Novato and Community Fair, 7:30 am - 2:00 pm
On Sherman Avenue in front of the Novato Town Hall, 901 Sherman Avenue, Novato.
|7:30 am||Tour of Novato Check-In Opens|
|8:00 am||Novato Classic 50K (31mi) Official Start|
|8:15 am||First Rest Stop Opens and SAG Wagon Service Starts|
|8:30 am||Novato Classic 40K (25mi) Official Start|
|8:45 am||Novato Classic 25K (15.5mi) Official Start|
|9:00 am||Family Ride Safety Inspection & Talk
Costume Contest Judging Begins
|9:30 am||Family Ride and Downtown Walking Adventure Official Start|
|10:00 am||Tyke Trek Decorating Begins
Community Fair and Art Showcase Open
Food Court Opens
|11:00am||Tyke Trek Parade Begins|
|1:00 pm||Last Rest Stops Closes|
|2:00 pm||Community Fair and all activities close until next year|
The showcase will start at 10:00 am and continue until 2:00 pm with a wide variety of student performances. Check out our home page news posts to see the schedule, which will be posted two weeks prior to the event day.
From Hwy 101 in Novato, take the De Long Avenue exit. Go west 0.3 miles on De Long Avenue and turn right at the first light onto Reichert Avenue. Parking is available near the railroad tracks north of Whole Foods (turn right on Grant Avenue) and on side streets. Limited parking is also available on De Long Avenue.
Sunday, May 5th 8:00 am
Tour of Novato, CycleBar Challenge
CycleBar Novato is hosting an opportunity to ride indoors at their premium indoor cycling facility in the Hamilton Marketplace in south Novato. There will be at least one ride starting at 8:00 am, and there may be others depending upon demand.