Find out which bands play in each of the stops on RAGBRAI

RAGBRAI, the oldest bike touring event in the world, returns for a 454.1-mile trek across Iowa. Entertainment ensues between each day as riders get recharged and ready to cycle across Iowa July 23-30, starting in Sergeant Bluff and ending in Lansing.

The Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa is the first ride since 2019 that has a near pre-pandemic level of registration.

From bands of all varieties, touring musical experiences, foam parties, food and yoga, RAGBRAI has all the entertainment you need as you stop from point to point on the eight-day journey.

Downtown Sergeant Bluff gets ready for RAGBRAI to kick off on July 23. Rider depart Sergeant Bluff for Ida Grove on July 24.

Day 0: July 23, Sergeant Bluff

RAGBRAI kicks off in Sergeant Bluff, and after you dip your front tire in the Missouri River on an optional ride, enjoy RAGBRAI Expo with more than 80 exhibitors who will showcase products from the latest gear and apparel and RAGBRAI Expo’s official bike shop to tour and travel destinations, health and nutritional information.

RAGBRAI Expo is free and open to the public from noon to 9 p.m. all over Sergeant Bluff.