14/01/2019 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tour Down Under – Norwood on Tour
One of Adelaide’s favourite street party’s, Norwood on Tour is back during the Tour Down Under, part of the UCI World Tour in January 2019!
The well-loved street party descends on The Parade with 20 gourmet food and wine stalls on offer for the Tour Down Under. The Colonist is a vendor in 2019 serving mezze plates, beers, wine and gin cocktails. This free, family-friendly event will feature fun-filled children’s entertainment in the Life Be In It area. As well as live music on the main stage. Furthermore, expect local acoustic music, DJs, bands, cyclists for the tour and more.
Additionally, the 2019 Gala will be held on the eve of the Santos Tour Down Under Stage 2 start. Norwood parade will play host to the commencement of stage 2 on Wednesday January 16th from 11am. Businesses will be open for coffee and morning breakfast as you wait for stage 2 to start.
Colonist Norwood on Tour Menu
- Mezze Plate $10 – Adelaide Hills olives, Gouda cheese, San Danielle Prosciutto & Gluten Free Rice Crackers
- Tap Beer
- Tap Cider
- Gin & Tonic Cocktails from $12
- Soft Drinks and Water $4
History of The Santos Tour Down Under
The Santos Tour Down Under is Australia’s greatest cycling race, with a rich history as the highest-regarded and most popular bike race in the southern hemisphere.
In 2018, the event boasted an action-packed nine days of world-class cycling with gala dinners and street parties. As well as an amazing atmosphere for riders and spectators, visitors and locals alike.
The event was first staged in 1999 with local rider Stuart O’Grady taking the win. Since then, numerous internationally renowned cyclists have joined the Honour Roll. The event has grown year-on-year to become the biggest cycling race in the southern hemisphere. – read more on the Tour Down Under.
Additionally, the Santos Tour Down Under is part of the UCI World Tour.