Downtown Evanston will be bustling all day for the annual NorthShore Evanston Grand Prix Bike Race on Sunday, July 18. Get up close and personal with Olympic-level cyclists as they careen around the streets at more than 30 mph. This is stage 10 of the U.S.’s largest multi-category cycling event.

After a full morning of serious amateur races, the men’s and women’s pro cyclists come on the scene starting at 4p.m.There are many great vantage points and outdoor dining options abound. Visit www.evanstongrandprix.com