Tour de France: Programme of events

It’s not just about two days of racing here in Yorkshire, there’s a whole host of events centred around the greatest bike race on the planet coming to the White Rose county.


Thursday March 27

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Start of Cultural Festival which runs until July 6

Le Grand Depart 100 days dinner

Thursday July 3

Team presentation at First Direct Arena, Leeds

Friday July 4

Le Grand Depart Eve of Tour dinner

Saturday July 5

Stage 1, 190km, Leeds to Harrogate

Sunday July 6

Stage 2, 200km, York to Sheffield

Monday July 7

Stage 3, 159km, Cambridge to London before race crosses Channel and into France