Friday, April 27th
Clif Family Tasting Room Check-in
Unwind from your travels at our favorite watering hole, the Clif Family Tasting Room. After checking in and grabbing your mussette bag, join a morning road ride, mountain bike ride or take a walk around St. Helena. Lunch is brought to you by Chef John McConnell and the Clif Bruschetteria Truck. (Farm fresh food doesn't get better than this.) Add a glass of wine and your weekend has officially begun.
Friday Morning Activities
Road Ride for 25: Slow & Steady
Your perfect ride to start the weekend, led by our guest Chefs & Pro Cyclists (St. Helena to Calistoga)See the Course
Road Ride for 25: Zippy & Zone 2
This guy can ride! And cook! Join Chef Matt Accarrino for a speedy spin to get your weekend raring to go. (St. Helena to Calistoga)See the Course
Dirt Ride for Newbies (Mixed Terrain)
Pro Cyclist Janel Holcomb has got you covered as you test out new terrain.See the Course
Dirt Ride for the Deep-Rooted (Mixed Terrain)
The Ted & Yuri show! Sign right up for a morning adventure!See the Course
Yoga for Athletes
Need to unwind? Join us for a late morning stretch and strengthening session.
Walkabout St. Helena
Consider this a multi-purpose morning: get your daily dose of steps while exploring downtown St. Helena
Chef Session with Clif Family Winery's John McConnell
Learn about Clif's farming, composting, and cooking practices with Chef John.
VIP Welcome Reception & Fashion Show
Our Weekend Passholders, Partners and Sponsors will be treated to a special evening affair at the luxury five-star hotel, Los Alcobas, home to Chris Cosentino's restaurant Acacia House. We'll toast to good health, happiness, and why we are here...to support Chefs Cycle for No Kid Hungry, the Napa Valley Vine Trail, and World Bicycle Relief. Plus, you won’t want to miss our guest Chefs, Winemakers and Pro Cyclists walking down the runway in style—a fashion show for the ages!
Benefit Dinner for No Kid Hungry
Join food visionary and Top Chef Masters winner Chris Cosentino at Acacia House, in the heart of St. Helena, for an intimate five-course dinner paired with Napa Valley wines benefiting No Kid Hungry.
Ticket are $175 per person. Space is limited.
Saturday, April 28th
Saturday Morning Activity Options
Saturday begins in the charming town of Calistoga, known for its hot springs, mud baths, wineries and eclectic "main street." Our home base is at the irreverent and recently opened Calistoga Motor Lodge, as well as the adjacent Von Strasser Winery. From breakfast to lunch to our Chef demos, seminars, and Festival, it's all happening here.
Calorie Positive Ride
Coffee and donuts with Chef Duff GoldmanSee the Course
Ink Grade Incline
King & Queen of the Mountain ride for the climbers of the group, led by VIP Cyclists
The Espresso Train
A fast ride for the hammerheads led by Ted KingSee the Course
Discover Franz Valley
Chef Lentine Alexis leads the way on the rollers of CalistogaSee the Course
Gals Gone Riding: Road
Women's only ride with Alison TetrickSee the Course
Gals Gone Riding: Dirt
Women’s only ride with the gals from LIV
Mountain Bikes, Burgers and Beers
The name says it all. Advanced riders only.
Hiking the Oat Mine Trail
Incredible and moderately challenging hike in Calistoga
Yoga for Athletes
Stretch, power, peaceful morning yoga
Saturday Afternoon Activities
As our cyclists and hikers trickle in, we’ll be firing up a festival full of food, drinks and fun at the Calistoga Motor Lodge and Von Strasser Winey. Eat big. Make new friends. Take a nap. Go to the Spa. Or stay in the game and join our Chef demos and Speak Easy Sessions.
Saturday Night at the Speedway
Saturday night is a full on bicycle party at the ultimate location: a race car track. We'll have food trucks, live music, beer and wine—we're talking the whole shebang! And, throughout the evening, you'll have a chance to compete in bike games and competitions, all in the name of fun.
This race is definitely not about the bike.
Team up with friends and compete with other groups.
Best of Napa Valley Food Trucks
Fresh flavor on wheels with something for everyone.
Libations from Napa Breweries & Wineries
Pilzners, Pinots, IPAs and Cabernets—we've got 'em all.
It's not a festival without live music that makes you want to dance!
Secrets in Store
Stay tuned for more news on Saturday night!
Sunday, April 29th
Sunday Activity Options
The morning starts with a healthy breakfast buffet at the Charles Krug Winery. Our Fondo style start is led by our guest Chefs, Winemakers and Pro Cyclists. For those staying off the bike, we’ve got an incredible hike at Bothe State Park or our Core to Cork outdoor workout. You decide what your body needs today.
Food First Ride
For the foodies in the group, we offer an easier ride focused on savoring the moment and enjoying the food even more.
30 MilesSee the Course
The Fitness Ride
You'll have no guilt eating at our refuel stops, because calories for sure will be burned on this medium distance route.
55 MilesSee the Course
The Fuel Burner Ride
Looking to push yourself and earn a second dessert? This is the big ride on Sunday. A stop half-way at the Clif Family Farm on Ink Grade will keep you refueled to the finish.
80 MilesSee the Course
Hiking at Bothe State Park
Experience the undulating hiking trails that go through stands of coastal redwoods, as well as forests of Douglas-fir, tanoak, and madrone. (Please wear running shoes with heavier treads, trail running shoes, or hiking boots.)
Core to Cork Outdoor Fitness Class
Experience a blend of squats, lunges, burpees, dips and plenty of planks to kick start the 3rd day of the CampoVelo weekend! You'll move through multiple stations to give your body a complete workout, all while taking in the beauty of the Charles Krug Estate.
The Farm to Table Feast
Our final lunch by host Chris Cosentino and our guest chefs will be a smorgasbord chock full of greens, pizzas, pigs and plenty of chef specialty treats. After all, a long day of cycling should end with a long table of great food. Wine selections will be provided by Charles Krug Winery and beers from our local favorite Mad Fritz Beers. If you didn't play enough, we've got games and dancing on the lawn with the best in the Bay band, SF Jazz Mafia. The good times keep rolling as we finish off an amazing weekend at CampoVelo Napa Valley.