Registration for the Ascent is $45 at www.blackcanyonraces.com; the race starts on Saturday at 7:30 a.m. for walkers, 8 a.m. for runners.
Sundays Mission to Ride involves staggered starts beginning at 5:30 a.m. and a mass start at 7:45 a.m., with 30-, 40-, 60-, and 100-mile road-race options and 7.5- or 12-mile mountain-bike races. Register online ($40) at www.missiontoride.com.
The wine and food fest features cooking demos and wine pairings on Thursday and Friday, events all day on Saturday, and the Bubbles, Burgers & BBQ festival on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. For tickets, hotel deals, and full weekend schedule, visit http://montrosewinefestival.com.
Sat., May 14, 7:30 a.m., 2011