Tour of Alberta
Stage 6, the final leg of the race, will start and finish in Churchill Square. Winding its way throughout central Edmonton, the excitement will be palpable as 120 competitors race 11 laps over an 11 km circuit. Cheer on the world's best professional cyclists as they race to the finish line.
Date: Monday September 7, 2015
Race start: 12:50pm
Race finish: 3:47pm (estimate)
Start/Finish: Sir Winston Churchill Square
Best places to watch the race
- Sir Winston Churchill Square - Start/Finish Line
- Bellamy Hill
- Alberta Legislature Grounds
Tour of Alberta Edmonton Festival
The Tour of Alberta Edmonton Festival, presented by ATB Financial, will feature local culture, entertainment, food and fun for the entire family. Visit the Subway Zone, the Canadian Brewhouse Beer Gardens and take a walk down Autograph Alley. This is a great opportunity for fans to get close to the action and meet professional cyclists from around the world!
Date: Monday September 7, 2015
Time: 11am to 5pm
Location: Sir Winston Churchill Square
Road Closures during the Tour of Alberta
The following road closures will be in effect. Motorists are urged to plan ahead to avoid driving delays.
Sunday September 6 at 10am to Tuesday September 8 at 12pm
- 99 Street, 102 Avenue to south of 103A Avenue
Sunday September 6 at 10am to Tuesday September 8 at 6am
- 99 Street, 102 Avenue to south of 102 Avenue
- 102 Avenue westbound, 97 Street to 103 Street
Monday September 7, from 8am to 6pm
- Fortway Drive
- 102 Avenue, 103 Street to 107 Street
- 102A Avenue/103 Avenue, 97 Street to 103 Street
- 100 Street, 102 Avenue to 103A Avenue
- 103 Street, 102 Avenue to 103 Avenue
- 107 Street, 96 Avenue to 102 Avenue
Monday September 7, from 9:30am to 6pm
- Bellamy Hill, Rossdale Road to Macdonald Drive
- Grierson Hill
- Macdonald Drive, 100 Street to 102 Street
- River Valley Road, 105 Street to Groat Road
- Rossdale Road, Grierson Hill to Bellamy Hill
- Victoria Park Road, 116 Street to Groat Road
- 100 Avenue, 102 Street to 116 Street
- 101 Avenue, 95 Street to Grierson Hill
- 102A Avenue, 95 Street to 97 Street
- 95 Street, 101 Avenue to 102 Avenue
- 102 Street, 100 Avenue to Macdonald Drive
See thefor details.
NOTE: Once the race has begun, departure from the downtown core for motorists will only be available via the Low Level Bridge, the James MacDonald Bridge or 97 Avenue. Please allow additional time for motor vehicle travel in those areas.
For further information visit the web page.
Victoria Golf Course Access
River Valley Road will be closed to general traffic from 9:30am to 6pm. However, traffic to and from the golf course will be permitted through a single access point.
Access to the golf course will be via northbound Groat Road only, and access from the course will be via southbound Groat Road only.
Please leave extra time to arrive at the golf course during these times, as automobile traffic may be temporarily stopped to allow cyclists through.
Access to the Victoria Park parking area will be restricted during the following times:
- Monday September 7, from 9:30am–6pm
Parking will not be available along the race course from 8am to 6pm on race day. A number of meters will be hooded. Please obey all signs, as illegally parked vehicles will be tagged and towed.
Transit Detours & Bus Stop Closures
Some detours of Edmonton Transit Service (ETS) buses will take place during the event and some bus stops will be temporarily relocated. The following routes will be affected on Monday September 7, which is a statutory holiday and therefore will operate on a Sunday service schedule: 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 9, 15, 57, 100, 130, 140 and 151.
LRT service will not be affected.
ATB Financial Family Ride in support of CASA
Celebrate the Tour of Alberta and help to raise money and awareness for CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health. The Family Ride will depart from Churchill Square at 10am on Monday September 7. Register as an individual, as a family, or as a corporate team at.
For more information about the 2015 Tour of Alberta visit their website.
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