Tour de Fat Washington D.C.


Grab your tickets and start planning for the Washington Tour de Fat on July 22, 2017. Expect to experience the unexpected. We're bringing the party with Vintage Trouble and the Tour de Fat ensemble cast of performers. Ready your eyes and ears for a mix of musicians, circus performers, vaudeville acts, magicians, comedians, and mind-blowing provocateurs. Costumes are highly encouraged (and a mindset to party is mandatory).  Tour de Fat D.C. benefits local non-profits Washington Area Bicycle Association, Black Women Bike DC, Phoenix Bikes, and Fairfax Advocates for Better Bicycling, so be sure to grab your tix today.

12:00 pm Box Office will open on site

 4:00 PM - Doors Open
 4:15 PM - Le Tigre - YoYo People
 4:20 PM - Fire Leopard
 4:40 PM - Fashion Show
                  Great costumes deserve great admiration. The fashion show is open to all who want to show off their Tour de Fat costume on the catwalk.
5:00 PM - Le Tigre - The Puppet Guy
5:20 PM - Stone Driver 
5:45 PM - Le Tigre - Daredevil Chicken 
6:30 PM - Slow Ride
                 Race your fellow Tour de Fat-goers in a bike race where the last person to cross the finish line is the winner. The catch: if you put a foot down, you’re out. 
6:30 PM  - Le Tigre - YoYo People
6:45 PM - Ssssnake
7:00 PM - Dance contest
     Here’s your chance to strut your stuff. The winner walks away with a New Belgium cruiser bike!
 7:15 PM - Le Tigre - The Puppet Guy                
 7:30 PM - Vintage Trouble
 8:00 PM - Le Tigre - La Menagerie - Le Tigre Variety Show
 9:00 PM - Curfew
Also featuring Le Tigre Tent:
Le Tigre Venues are made up of  talented vaudevillians, musicians, artists and clowns. Each show is a jewel in the crown of intimate theatre that draws upon carnival-esqe sideshow adventures. The performances and art displayed are honed by the professionalism that  our cast has from working for such companies as Spiegelworld, Blue Man Group, Cirque Du Soleil, 500 Clown, Mucca Pazza & more.

 *An ASL interpreter will be on site

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Jul 22, 2017, 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM


Capitol Riverfront
136 N St SE
Washington DC,


Lyft and New Belgium are partnering to get you to and from Tour de Fat safely. Use the code TOURDEFAT17 to get $5 off of two rides for new Lyft users.  Valid for $5 off each of two rides. New Lyft users only. Max discount per ride is $5. Valid for 30 days after code is applied in app. 


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This Tour de Fat supports the following non-profit organizations:

Washington Area Bicyclists Association 

The mission of the Washington Area Bicyclists Association is simple, to make bicycling better in the Washington, DC region. The funds generated from Tour de Fat support our community events, outreach, and advocacy work to make bicycling better. More information can be found at