The 'Rope' is the Mother Lode RoundUp and parade, the "Ride" is the Amgen Tour of California, and the "Ribbit" is the Calaveras Jumping Frog Jubilee. All happening in May, within reach of a short drive and the fun is going to start soon.
The Amgen Tour of California bicycle race, stage four city, Sonora, Ca. held the first of several meetings to announce the route of the fourth stage. Contenders only need apply, pretenders will be hurt by this.