Emerald City Ride Details
For every rider who registers from May 21 through May 26, Cascade will donate $5 to our partners at the local branch of The Mission Continues. The Mission Continues is a national, nonpartisan nonprofit that empowers veterans to continue their service, and empowers communities with veteran talent, skills and preparedness to generate visible impact.
REGISTRATION: Emerald City Ride
day-of Cost: $18-$50
rider limit: 8,000
ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSED AS OF 5/22
Day-of registration available:
OPTIONAL REGISTRATION ADD-ONS
- Packet Mailing - $5
- Day-of the ride packet pickup - $5 if purchased in advance, $10 otherwise
- T-shirt - $20
- Jersey - $70
*Can be purchased during or after registration. NOTE: some add-ons have cutoff dates and are subject to availability
1. ONLINE -- CLOSED
Closed Wed. May 22nd at midnight.
**If you do not attend early bird packet pickup, there is a $10 charge to pick up your packet on the day of the event, $5 if you purchase add-on online**
2. Cascade Bicycle Club Early Bird Packet Pickup (*$10 increase over online pricing)
Thurs & Fri May 23 & 24
10 a.m.-7 p.m.
3. Day-of Event start line (*$10 increase over online pricing)
Event Day: 6 to 8:45 a.m. - green Cascade tents.
*Due to the nature of this event and the tight deadlines to start the ride, we encourage as many riders as possible to purchase packet mailing or attend the early bird packet pickup at Cascade (see above).
1. MAILED to you ($5)
2. Cascade Bicycle Club early bird packet pickup (FREE)
Thurs & Fri May 23 & 24
10 a.m.-7 p.m.
*Registration will be available during packet pickup.
3. Day-of event start line packet pickup ($5-$10)
If you pick up your packet day of there will be a $10 charge day-of, $5 if you purchased day-of packet pickup in advance online*
*Due to the high number of riders for this event and the tight deadlines to start the ride, we encourage as many riders as possible to purchase packet mailing or attend the pre-event packet pickup at Cascade (see above).
The ride will start and end on E. Frontage Rd. S just west of Pyramid Alehouse. The T-Mobile Park parking garage will be open for off street parking. On-street parking is free on Sundays in most areas but please be aware that the area around the Stadium is high car prowl and take appropriate precautions if you choose to park on street (more info here and here).
If you are unable to make it to pre-event packet pickup, you will be able to pick up your packet day-of for an additional:
*$5 if you purchased day-of packet pickup in advance online, $10 otherwise. Due to the time constraints and large size of this event we are encouraging as many people as possible to get their packet before the day of the event.
6 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. Packet pickup and expo area open
Take note of the following cut off times:
- 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. - Course opens with access to NEW SR 99 Tunnel. Access closes at 9 a.m. - no exceptions.
- 7:15 a.m. - Access to I-5 Express Lanes opens
- 9:30 a.m. - I-5 Express Lane entrance closes
- 10:00 a.m. - All riders need to be off I-5 Express Lanes
- 10:30 a.m. - Course closes
- 11 a.m. - Finish line expo closes
- 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. - After party at Pyramid Brewing
*These times are hard closures and cannot be changed, so please give yourself enough time.
Check out the Seattle Bike Map to plan your route.
On street parking is free on Sundays in most locations but please be aware that the area around the stadium is high car prowl. Take appropriate precautions if you choose to park on street (more info here and here). The Mariner Garage will be open and parking will be $10.
The event start line is very close to many bus lines.
Same as the Start Line - E. Frontage Rd. S - just west of the Pyramid Alehouse
After party at Pyramid Breweries Seattle Alehouse
6 - 11 a.m. Start/Finish Line Open
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Official after party at Pyramid Breweries Seattle Alehouse
All riders will receive a commemorative souvenir which can be picked up from the Cascade booth. T-shirts will also be available for purchase.