Historic Downtown Winter Garden
7:30 a.m. Saturday, April 6, 2013
Kids | Family, Cycling, Sports
Join us on April 6th, in historic downtown Winter Garden, for The Winter Garden Bike Fest & Criterium. Festival attendees can cheer on cyclists in the criterium races, or ride in one of the fully SAG supported charity rides.
The 100 mile race starts at 7:30AM, the 62 mile race starts at 8:30AM, the 30 mile race begins at 9:30AM and the 10 mile ride for families starts at 10:00AM. The festival starts at 10:00AM and kicks off with Criterium races that will run continuously through 7:30PM. At 5:30PM the 1 mile, family friendly, “Light the Path” evening ride starts and is a chance to memorialize those who have lost their battle with childhood cancer or ride in support of those still ﬁghting. For more information or to sign up for a ride go to: http://www.noahslightfoundation.org/team-noah/bike-fest/
There are activities during the festival for the whole family. Enjoy live music in the center of town along with a beer garden. There will be a Kids Zone with a BMX demonstration team, bounce houses, the Magic Dancers, face painting and more. There are over 25 vendors to visit and enjoy, from bicycle and bicycle component manufacturers, ride accessories, nutrition, healthy lifestyle and over 30 farmers' market vendors. From 2- 4PM you can 'Meet the Pros' - meet and mingle with some of Florida’s fastest bike racers.
Stay for an evening of unforgettable entertainment. At 7:30PM Orlando Weekly’s Best Country Band of 2012, the Hindu Cowboys, will take the stage.
The Winter Garden Bike Fest & Criterium benefits Noah’s Light Foundation. Noahʼs Light Foundationʼs mission is to ﬁnd a cure for pediatric brain cancer by supporting visionary doctors in pediatric oncology, funding new research in the ﬁeld, raising awareness of our cause, and enriching the lives of the brave children struggling with this disease.
Noahʼs Light foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization and registered non-proﬁt in the state of Florida.