Development race series at the Chicago Velocampus' Velodrome
Benefit Concert for Chicago Velo Campus
The Chicago Velo Campus (http://www.chicagovelocampus.com/) is pleased to announce a musical fund-raising event to generate awareness and support for its bid to build a premier cycling venue for all levels of local, national and international cycling athletes with a Velodrome, outdoor/indoor BMX, mountain bike and Cyclocross courses in a state-of-the-art multi-dimensional sports complex on Chicago’s south side.
What: Concert to Benefit Chicago Velo Campus Project
Where: Cafe' Galileo @ Adler Planetarium
When: Friday; June 3rd (6:30 pm - 9:30 pm)
This event features a very special cinema presentation that brings to life how the grand vision of the Chicago Velo Campus is to be integrated with the proposed South Shore Works Development. The event includes a full-experience multi-media movie (on the big cinema screen on June 3rd) that allows visitors to fly through the architectural renderings of the project, and to experience how the cycling stadium & multi-sport facility will anchor and support the local community, schools and people in the city of Chicago, especially the south side where it is to be located.
The evening will include a musical performance by Evgeniy Gurev, Principal Trumpet Player of the Bolshoi Theatre accompanied by a 40 piece orchestra for a special presentation of Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue (arranged by Timofey Dockshitzer) and the Arutunian Trumpet Concerto.
To order tickets or for more information please visit www.ChicagoVeloCampus.com
About Chicago Velo Campus:
The Chicago Velo Campus project is a proposed Multi-Sport Facility that will become an epicenter for Chicago's Cycling Community and create an iconic year-round destination for US cycling and international events. The flexible athletic venue and training center will include life-cycle Olympic training facilities with the capacity to host X-Game, BMX, Cyclocross, hockey, football, field sports, swimming, running, tri-athlete, soccer, basketball, tennis events, expos and conventions. The Chicago Velo Campus proposal includes a wind-tunnel testing facility, bike racing simulator, sports/cycling museum, bike-commuter hub, sports medicine and rehabilitation center, educational facilities, health spa, retail stores, restaurants, cafes, and juice bars. Please follow Chicago Velo Campus project on Facebook or visit www.ChicagoVeloCampus.com
Chicago Velo Campus Press Contacts:
Emanuele Bianchi, President
Chicago Velo Campus
Follow the Chicago Velo Campus Project on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ChicagoVeloCampus
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