The Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa

Route Announcement Party

2019 RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party
Saturday, January 26, 2019 (7:00 PM)
The Iowa Events Center in Downtown Des Moines

Great live music!  Band announced soon!

Do you want to know the 2019 RAGBRAI Route? Attend the RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party.

Doors open at 7 PM.  All guests will receive a collectible pint glass. The event will feature a giant silent auction, music, free beverages (while supplies last), and the live announcement of the overnight towns on the RAGBRAI route in 2019.  Th event benefits the Iowa Bicycle Coalition.

VIP, reserved tables, or general admission tickets are available for purchase.

Tickets and tables are now available!

Kali Brinker of Urbandale (from left), Chris McAvoy and Sean McAvoy of Cumming cheer as the Ragbrai route is announced Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, during the Ragbrai Route Announcement Party at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines.

The event will feature a giant silent auction, music, free beverage (while supplies last), and the announcement of the overnight towns on the RAGBRAI route in 2019.

Purchase Tickets or Tables:
Tickets and tables are now through EventBrite

Hotels:
Comfort Inn & Suites Event Center, 929 3rd Street, Des Moines, IA 50309 phone: 515-282-5251

Holiday Inn Des Moines Downtown – Mercy Area, 1050 6th Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa 50314  515 2830151 Link for Reservation

Hyatt Place, 418 6th Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309 1-800-634-3839  Link for Reservation (Code G-BIKE)

Can’t make it to the party?
Can’t make it to the Route Announcement Party this Saturday? We will stream it LIVE from our Facebook page (), on our homepage here at  and starting at 8:30 central!

Check out the 2018 Photo Gallery,  2017 Photo Gallery, 2016 Photo Gallery2015 Photo Gallery2014 Photo Gallery,  2013 Photo Gallery,  2012 Photo Gallery or the 2011 Photo Gallery to see the fun!

Jason Walsmith (from left), Emma Peterson, both of Des Moines, Jess Olsen of Madrid, and Angie Amsted of Granger, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, during the Ragbrai Route Announcement Party at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines.

 

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