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Tour de Steamboat ride includes a storied history

Riders work their way toward Steamboat during the 2011 Tour de Steamboat. This year’s event will start Saturday with registration open until 11:59 p.m. Wednesday at www.tourdesteamboat.com. People also can register from 2 to 7 p.m. Friday at Ski Haus.

If you go

What: Eighth annual Tour de Steamboat

When: Starts at 7 a.m. Saturday at Little Toots Park

To register: Registration is open until 11:59 p.m. Wednesday at http://www.tourdesteambo…

People also can register from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday at Ski Haus.

Benefit dinner

What: Benefit Dinner by Prudential Steamboat Realty

When: 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Torian Plum tent

Tickets: $30 and are available at Prudential until Friday. People also can buy them through the http://www.tourdesteambo… website.

About: Includes dinner, drinks and a silent auction. People can buy raffle tickets to win a Eriksen Cycles custom road frame. Tickets are $10 each or 11 for $100.

They also are selling 100 tickets for $100 each for a grand prize. The grand prize includes a trip and airfare to one of seven places around the world. Those who don’t win automatically get a bottle of wine priced between $20 and $120.





Riders work their way toward Steamboat during the 2011 Tour de Steamboat. This year's event will start Saturday with registration open until 11:59 p.m. Wednesday at http://www.tourdesteamboat.com. People also can register from 2 to 7 p.m. Friday at Ski Haus.
Joel Reichenberger