When, Where & What
First weekend in December. One, two or three days of cycling in the gently rolling hills of Highlands County, excellent
buffet lunch meals by Chef Mac, Ice Cream Socials, Door Prizes, etc.
Escape the pre-holiday bustle and enjoy a mini-vacation during the cooler fall weather. Discover the natural beauty of rolling hills,
citrus groves, small towns and the lakes of Highlands County. There is time for shopping at the unique boutiques as well as the large
chain stores, so have some fun for yourself during the holiday season.
This event is designed for bicyclists of all levels. Road riders will especially enjoy the low traffic roads of rural Florida..
Fully supported routes with cue sheets & maps, on-road route marks, excellent rest stops, bicycle mechanic,
and dispatched SAG service vehicles. Daily rides ranging from 11 to 62 miles plus our Highlands County Century (100 miles) on Saturday. See
our Rides/Routes pages to view & print or download routes to your gps from ridewithgps.com (click on link below the map).
Meals: Registrants will enjoy a daily continental breakfast and a
deluxe buffet lunch that includes salad, carving,
and desert stations as well as a buffet line. For example main entrees on Saturday include: Carved Turkey Breast with Cranberry Sauce,
Yankee Pot Roast with Pan Drippings, and Baked Grouper with a lemon Caper Butter Sauce.
Free Ride T-Shirt for all registrants, as well as drawings and prizes.
A massage therapist will be available after the rides for those who push too hard.
For your safety bicycle helmets are required and please be courteous to all motorists and cyclists.
Also remember, if riding before sunrise or after dark you must have a working headlight and taillight to be legal and most importantly SAFE!
Online Registration is now available. Please register online
if you intend to join us, it will save us all time and congestion at the event registration desk.
New this year.............we are offering a 2014 event jersey. The 2014 ‘Highlands Bike Fest' annual cycling event jersey.
Pre-order by 10/31 to receive yours before the Bike Fest. Cost is only $44.95, includes shipping.
Click on the jersey to the right to place your order.
Pre-order jerseys by 10/31 to receive yours before the Bike Fest.
Early registration is highly recommended as lodging may sell out.
We look forward to seeing you again or for your first time.
Early Registration Deadline is November 25th, event T-shirts will be guaranteed for
riders registering by this deadline. No refunds after this deadline.