2010 Sea Otter Classic at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
- When: Friday, April 16, 2010, time TBA
- Where: Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, Salinas
- Cost: Not available
- Age limit: Not available
It's the 20th anniversary of this amateur, pro and family events billed as "one of the largest consumer bike expos in the world." About 10,000 athletes and 50,000 fans. Nearly 200 classes of road and mountain bike racing, including Cross Country, Dual Slalom, Super D, Downhill. Mountain bike tours, demos, stunt show, kids' playhouses, food court, beer and barbecue garden. Need I go on? How about product samples, autograph sessions, bike rodeo, vendors galore, games...if you're not sold yet, you're just not into bikes. (See Outside story.) [WR]
8am-5pm Thu-Fri; 8am-7pm Sat; 8am-5pm Sun. Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, 1021 Monterey-Salinas Highway, Salinas. $10-$30. (800) 218-8411, (208) 305-1702. http://www.seaotterclassic.com.