Rendezvous Mountain Bike Capital USA™ Weekend in Winter Park, July 9-10
Winter Park has been dubbed Mountain Bike Capital USA™ for good reason. For one, the terrain.There over 600 miles of trails for heart-thumping epic singletrack adventures and two outstanding bike parks for gravity-fed adrenaline. With trails easily accessible from town and the resorts, it’s easy to grab a burger and beer after a great ride. Secondly, the events. Winter Park is host to numerous bike races and events for the novice to the seasoned rider. And what events are coming up?
The weekend of July 9-10 is the perfect excuse for riders of all levels to get out of town and head to Winter Park for the Rendezvous Mountain Bike Capital USA™ Weekend. Hideaway Park, in downtown Winter Park, is the hub for the weekend’s events. Saturday morning kicks off with the third race of the Epic Singletrack Rack Series for all levels of racers. Register at EpicSingletrack.com. And for want-to- learn-more- skills casual biker, Winter Park is offering a free bike skills clinic for all ability levels. Space limited Just need to register to hold your spot. Additionally, there will be a talk by pro-rider Alison Powers, vendors to include bike fitting, massages, and nutritionist, free yoga class, and discount tickets for Winter Park Resort and Granby Ranch. For more event weekend details and to register, visit here.
Ahhhh, but the fun doesn’t stop there. Also on Saturday, July 9, is a brand spanking new Winter Park event for bikers and tequila aficionados, Tequila & Tacos Festival, from 1-4 pm. Enjoy live music by The Rick Lewis Project while you sample over 30 tequilas and tacos too. VIP tickets are $35 ($5 more on the day of the event), and GA tickets are $20 ($5 more on the day of the event). For detailed ticket info (the what all you get for your money), visit here.
For all the scoop on the happenings in Winter Park, check out the Chamber’s website here.