Twilight Criterium Rolls Into Boise Saturday

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KAI APPELQUIST
  • KAI APPELQUIST

The Twilight Criterium, now in its 28th year, is coming to downtown Boise today.

The official opening ceremony takes place at 6:50 p.m.; the women's pro race starts at 7 p.m., the men's pro race begins at 8:15 p.m., and the awards ceremony is at 10 p.m.

At 1 p.m., registration begins for Kids Ride, which starts at 2:30 p.m. and features two-time Olympic gold medalist Kristin Armstrong. 

Road closures to accommodate the event are at Ninth Street between Jefferson and Grove streets, which will close at 11 a.m.; Bannock, Idaho, Grove and Main streets will close between Ninth and 10th streets at 1 p.m., 10th Street between Jefferson and Grove streets closes at 1 p.m. as well.