2014 Tour de Tonka - Saturday, August 2

Celebrate the sport of cycling with your friends, family, neighbors and co-workers at the 9th Annual Tour de Tonka on Saturday, August 2 at Minnetonka High School. Enjoy a great day of cycling along with live music, good food and great people while you explore one of six scenic routes that navigate through the Lake Minnetonka area and surrounding communities. In 2013, 2,896 riders participated in Tour de Tonka. They ranged in age from 5 to 84 and represented over 211 communities. Click here to register.




Live Music Line Up Announced
From DJ Nexstep to the Wendinger Polka Band, Tour de Tonka has lots of live music to keep you entertained. Fifteen fantastic groups will be performing throughout the rides and at our home base, Minnetonka High School. Read More


National Anthem Performer Announced
David Weinberg, a trumpet player, will perform the National Anthem prior to the start of the ride on Saturday, August 2. Weinberg, a junior at Minnetonka High School, most recently performed at the Excelsior Firecracker Run on July 4.


FREE Domino's Pizza at Packet Pick Up from
11 am-2 pm on Friday, August 1

FREE PIZZA | 11 am-2 pm | MHS
PACKET PICK UP | 9 am-6 pm | MHS 
It's a WIN WIN! Get a free lunch and pick up your Tour de Tonka packet early to avoid the rush on Saturday morning. Stop by packet pick up at Minnetonka High School on Friday, August 1 from 11 am-2 pm and enjoy FREE pizza from Domino's Pizza. The Scene will also be performing during this time. Packet pick up will be open from 9 am-6 pm on Friday.


7 Essential Bike Commuting Tips
Whether you want to go car-free or just ride carefree, follow this advice to carry larger loads, find a safe route, and arrive looking (and feeling) fresh. Read More


Tour de Tonka Route Maps
Are you an experienced rider looking for a challenge? A family riding with small children?  Whatever your skill level, Tour de Tonka has a route for you! This year's route options include 16, 26, 44, 52, 67 and 100 miles. Each ride provides a scenic view of Lake Minnetonka and surrounding communities. Click here to learn more about each route.


Order your Tour de Tonka Apparel Online
Get your Tour de Tonka gear before the ride! Check out our great selection of apparel and order online today. Choose from the rider jersey, men's and women's pullovers, a sweatshirt, caps, yoga pants and polo shirts. Click here to order your apparel.


Major Taylor Book Event Friday, August 1 
Noon-1 pm | Minnetonka High School Black Box
Local author Terry Kerber will be on-hand during Tour de Tonka packet pick up on Friday, August 1 to discuss his new book, Major Taylor: The Inspiring Story of a Black Cyclist and the Men Who Helped Him Achieve Worldwide Fame. Major Taylor was the first African American world champion (1899) who fought against racism before becoming the world’s most popular athlete. Learn more


TdT Volunteer Opportunities
Whether it’s guarding a corner, serving as route captain, or helping with registration and parking, Tour de Tonka volunteers are what make this great event possible. Last year, over 500 people volunteered and we’re hoping to continue the success this year! If you are interested in volunteering, please click here.


Impact the Community
Tour de Tonka annually partners with the ICA Food Shelf. A portion of each rider's registration fee is donated to ICA. Over the past eight years, Tour de Tonka has raised more than $30,000 to support ICA. Click here to make an additional donation. (The donation option is located at the bottom of the page.)


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