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Amgen Tour of California
Date: Thursday, May 17 2018
The Amgen Tour of California is a Tour de France-style cycling road race created and presented by AEG. The race features 7 stages running from Southern California up to Sacramento. Stockton will be the starting point of Stage 5.
Come out to the road around the Stockton Arena to see the worlds best cyclists as they prepare to race Stage 5 of the 2018 Amgen Tour of California.
Festivities will begin at 9AM next to the Stockton Arena, featuring an opportunity to get up and close with the cyclists, participate in various activities, enjoy food trucks, see race sponsors’ booths and other entertainment.
OFFICIAL SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE:
9am: Lifestyle Festival Opens
9:30am: Interact with the cyclists before the race
10am: Festivities begin on stage (Get there early for opening ceremonies including the Breakaway from Cancer survivor DeeDee Martinez and the National Anthem by Teana Boston featured on The Voice)
11am: Riders line up begins
11:20am: Stage 5 begins
12:00pm: Lifestyle Festival Closes
Festivities will begin around 9am on Thursday, May 17th with the race taking off at 11:20am departing the arena road heading through the streets of Stockton on the way up to Elk Grove! Have the opportunity to get up and close with the cyclists, participate in various fun activities in the festival area, and watch the start show as the liners ride up to the start line and race off at the sound of the starters gun.
Free of charge to watch!
For event sponsorship opportunities please contact the Visit Stockton Offices at (209) 938-1555.
Stage 5 of the 2018 Amgen Tour of California is proudly sponsored by:
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
248 W. Fremont Street