Schedule of Events



Friday, 13 September

Saturday, 14 September  begins and ends at Merlin's Rest.

  • 9:00 AM: Departure for the updated 30 mile Gentleman's Tour from Merlin's Rest at 3601 E. Lake St in Minneapolis.
  • 10:30ish: Elevenses at Freewheel Bike on the Greenway.
  • Noon: Lunch at  your choice of restaurants at 48th and Chicago in Minneapolis.
  • 3:00 PM: Tour Swede Hollow in St Paul
  • 4:30 PM: Finish at Merlin's Rest; 3601 E. Lake St in Minneapolis.

Sunday, 15 September begins and ends at Barley John's

  • 10:00 AM: Cycle Jumble (swap meet) and display set-up at Barley John's Brew Pub: 781 Old Highway 8,  (651-636-4670).
  • 10:30 AM:  Social Hour at Barley  John's.
  •  11:30: 5 mile Gentleman's Tour including the Gravity Race and Day-Old Pastry Joust. Map is here.
  •  1:00 PM: Presentations and stories both true and otherwise.
  •  1:00 PM: Pay-as-you-go pizza and the taps for the Silver Knight Ale will be declared open by our Keeper of the Cask.
  • 2:30 PM: Awards and door prizes. More lies and libations to follow in the pub.