On Saturday, September 25 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m., 12 teams will compete in the Great Tricycle Race for a first place prize of $50,000, while second place secures $5,000 for their charities on highlighted by delicious food trucks, live entertainment. The event will take place at The Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa, 3800 E. Sunrise Dr., in what will be the greatest collection of local Tucson charities at a single event,
Limited tickets will be sold by Empower Coalition members and are available for purchase at greattricyclerace.com. Tickets start at $150 and include food & drink tickets, entertainment, and admission to The Great Tricycle Race. Affordable Friday and Saturday night room options at the Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa are also available.
Each team will have the opportunity to win $50,000 for their charity. Teams are made up of four person teams and will race in a qualification/time trials round of 4 laps (one lap per person) and then a final of 8 laps (two laps per person). Each lap will also require one beer chug per racer.
Ask an Empower Coalition member about this one-of-a-kind event and how you can attend.
The Race will be followed by a performance by Zachariah & the Lobos Riders opening up for the incomparable and wildly entertaining freestylin’ Sugar Ray.
4:00 pm – Doors Open
6:00 pm – Great Tricycle Race at The Speedway
7:00 pm – Results & Awards
8:00 pm – Zachariah & the Lobos Riders
8:30 pm – Sugar Ray
The Great Tricycle Race is an event produced by Empower Coalition, Inc. Empower Coalition is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that was started in 2016. Our mission is to improve lives in the greater Tucson community by empowering charitable organizations with resources necessary to carry out their missions. Empower Coalition has produced their signature event, the Tucson Beefsteak since 2016, raising more than $1.25MM benefiting Southern Arizona veterans and military families.