Lansing ragbrai 2022 Vendors

Lansing is proud to be the final destination of RAGBRAI’s 49th ride. To welcome our riders into our little piece of paradise we have assembled some amazing events, music and food. Vendors will be open from 8am until 5pm on July 30th.

Local Food Establishment Offerings:


A favorite tourist establishment brings us Chicken Bacon and Ranch Sandwiches.

TJ Hunters

Lansing event hall brings us Beef Brisket Sandwiches and Pizza.

Skinny Dip

Lansing’s resident Ice Cream Shop. Stop by for a nice cold treat!


The Buck Stops Here

Owen Buckmeister continues to serve up the best BBQ food this side of the Mississippi. Food so good that your chops will be watering for more!

Fajitas Grill

Our town’s resident Mexican cuisine offering soft tacos, breakfast/lunch burritos, margaritas and fried ice cream!

Safe House Saloon

Lansing’s best place for a craft beer and delicious pizza and wings.

Lansing Hardware

Hardware Hank (aka Dave-Lansing’s resident handyman) serves us up some brats and kraut from his store front on Main Street.

Kee High Speech and Drama

After your shower at the High School, support our young thespians by grabbing a to-go pork loin sandwich. All proceeds go to benefit the Kee High Speech and Drama Department.


Lansing’s hometown breakfast stop. Offering breakfast sandwiches, biscuits and gravy and scrumptious baked goods.

Shep’s Riverside Bar and Grill

Get no finer view of the Mississippi! Offering brats, chips and cold drinks! Join them on the 22/23 for a rockin’ Bloody Mary Bar at our food drop off location near the fire station!

Coffee On The River

The best coffee in Allamakee County; these amazing ladies are serving up to-go chicken and pulled pork sandwiches. Don’t forget your cold brew for a little boost on your way out of town!

A little something extra special to top off your day:

Beekman’s Homemade Ice Cream

Back by popular demand we will be serving up rolled Ice Cream for your enjoyment.

Easker’s Art Studio

Grab a souvenir from renowned Iowa artists Fred and Velga Easker.

Fill the boot for the Fire Department

Lansing’s Fire department is happy to provide you bananas and water as you arrive into Lansing. Free will donation with all proceeds going to our local volunteer fire department.

WW Dairy

The World Best Skim Chocolate Milk according to the World Dairy Expo! Enjoy a complementary cup of cold milk on us!

Big Driftless

NE Iowa’s outdoor outfitters entrepreneur, Cody Whittle brings us a plethora of outdoor and recreational gear. Check him out @bigdriftless to see his amazing work!

The Frame Shop

Support Ukrainian Relief Efforts and grab some of Ukrainian Cookies! All proceed go to the Ukrainian Relief Fund!   

Main Street Lansing

Grab some lemonade from our lemonade stand. Located in front of the information center in downtown.

Your Piece of Paradise

Don’t forget to take a little piece of paradise with you. Lansing merchandise will be sold at the Information Center-located downtown.

Beer and Bluegrass

After a hot, long ride-what better way to enjoy the river and celebrate the end of your journey than enjoying a cold beer and bluegrass music?! Located at 3rd and Main, Minneapolis based “Buffalo Galaxy” and NE Iowa based “Squirrel Tail” serve us up some great Mississippi River Bluegrass Music.

Friend of Pool 9

Need a shirt as a token reminder of Lansing, stop by Friends of Pool 9 and nab a shirt while they last! Big hit from RAGBRAI 2017.

Mt. Hosmer Challenge

Ready for that extra challenge?! Ascend Mt. Hosmer on a timed bike race and claim your title as conqueror of the bluff. What better to end your arrival in paradise than a 2-mile 9 percent ascent up a 400 ft. bluff?! The best part?! When you get to the top you enjoy the most iconic view Iowa has to offer. Download the Strava app to participate!