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March 2017 biking events for FL Bike Month

March is Florida Bike Month and there is no shortage of ways to enjoy it on two wheels. We’ll be updating this list all month with the latest events and rides happening in Central Florida.

Know of a ride or event that is missing? Email the details to Shelby at shelby@bikewalkcentralflorida.org.

Not So Noisy Bike Week

March 6-8, 2017

Embry-Riddle and the reThink Your Commute team have paired up to bring a ton of biking fun to Daytona Beach. The three-day event will feature a series of free events, open to the community.

  • Monday, March 6 at 6:30 pm – Bike Light Installation, Corner of S. Clyde Morris Blvd. & Aerospace Blvd. – FREE
  • Tuesday, March 7 at 8:00 pm – Documentary BIKES VS. CARS, ICI 101 Auditorium – FREE
  • Wednesday, March 8, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm – Bicycle Fest, Connolly Quad – FREE
  • Wednesday, March 8, 8:00 pm – Ride On, presentation by Professor Fleck on his bicycle adventures, including his ride from Florida to NYC, ICI 101 Auditorium – FREE

Bike to Work Day Winter Park

March 8, 2017

Join Healthy Central Florida for the 3rd Annual Bike to Work Day in Winter Park. All are encouraged to ride to work on their own, then join up for a group ride through Winter Park at 4:00 pm.

Hot Pursuit Pedal for PAL Ride

March 12, 2017

Come ride thru beautiful and scenic West Orange and Lake County and enjoy Sugarloaf Mountain, The Wall, Buckhill and more! The ride kicks off in Downtown Winter Garden and benefits at-risk youth.

Cycle 4 Alzheimers

March 12, 2017

The Brevard Alzheimer’s Foundation is pleased to host the Third Annual Cycle For Alzheimer’s (Cycle4Alz). The event is 100% volunteer-run by the Brevard Alzheimer’s Foundation employees, partner organizations, and their families & friends. The event is for riders of all ages and skill levels.

Up with Down Bike Ride

March 18, 2017

The Up with Down Bike Ride was created as an annual event to celebrate World Down Syndrome Day and to support the Fun Coast Syndrome Association while having fun and raising awareness about Down Syndrome.

All proceeds will go to FCDSA a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization.

St. Patty’s Metric Century

March 19, 2017

The Space Coast Velo Sport Cycling Club invites you to join them on a St. Patty’s Day tour of Indian River and Brevard Counties.  This metric century (62 miles) and metric century (31 miles) ride will take you through the wetlands of Indian River County along the beautiful Indian River complete with our featured BalAge Rx KOM/QOM Challenge.  Don’t forget to stick around for the free buffet and green beer awaiting your return at the Marsh Landing Restaurant.

Kissimmee Bike to Work “Bonanza”

March 24, 2017

On Friday, March 24, 2017, the Kissimmee Main Street program and reThink Your Commute are co-hosting Osceola County’s first Bike to Work Day. Participants will enjoy a two-mile loop through Kissimmee’s downtown with friends and colleagues.

Registration for the event opens at 7:30 a.m. in Ruby Plaza at Lakefront Park. The ride begins at 8:00 a.m. During the event, an on-site transporation fair will feature representatives from LYNX, Bike/Walk Central Florida, MetroPlan Orlando and Evolve Bicycles. The transportation fair will be the perfect chance to learn all about your commute options and more!

Tour de Cure Lake Nona

March 26, 2017

Participating in the Tour de Cure is an experience you will never forget. The event is very well organized and has routes available for all skill levels. You will be inspired by all of those joining you as you make an impact for a great cause.

Your Tour Day experience includes:

  • Starting line ceremonies with inspiring speakers
  • Well-planned and marked routes
  • Vehicle support with medics and mechanics
  • Fully stocked rest stops and rest stop volunteers
  • Catered lunch and post-event party
  • New recognition gifts!
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