First weekend in September. 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.
Cyclists will especially appreciate our lightly traveled back roads, friendly motorists, citrus groves, cattle ranches, and small towns typical of rural Central Florida.
Online Registration is now open and requires a credit card payment.
We have implemented tiered pricing this year, so you can save yourself some money by registering before August 1st, 2017.
You are also assured an event T-shirt when you register early and prior to our ordering deadline.
Fully Supported Routes
This event is designed for bicyclists of all levels.
Road riders will especially enjoy the low traffic roads of rural Florida.
Cue sheets & maps are provided, as well as 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 Sunday.
See our Rides/Routes pages to view & print or download routes to your gps from ridewithgps.com (click on link at top left of maps).
Meals, Massage & T-shirt
Registrants will enjoy a daily
deluxe buffet lunch that includes salad station with assorted dressings and rolls, carving,
and desert stations as well as a buffet line. For example main entrees on Sunday include:
Carved Turkey Breast, Turkey Gravy/ Oven Roasted Potatoes, Yankee Pot Roast, Baked Grouper with a Lemon Caper Sauce.
We provide a Ride T-Shirt for all registrants who are registred and paid before the cut off date. There are also drawings and prizes as well.
(T-shirts will be available ONLY for RIDERS PAID UP by August 23rd.)
A massage therapist will be available after the rides for those who push too hard.
Event Jerseys Are Back For 2017
Per your request we are again offering jerseys for the Tour Of Sebring. The jerseys are a quality product
sold at no additional mark up for club to keep the jerseys resonably priced for our great participants who return year after year. Click here or on the image to place your order.
To have your jersey mailed to you before the Tour of Sebring, the order must be placed before July 3rd.
Orders may be placed until July 21st but, any orders placed after July 3rd will only be available for pick up at the event
(Saturday and Sunday).
For any questions about the jerseys or your order, please contact the vendor (click on the jersey image to connect to their website)
as they handling all ordering and shipping.
Be sure and register before Aug. 1st, 2017 to get the best deal. Prices will increase $5.00 on Aug. 1st and increase $10.00 at walk in registration.
Sorry but mail in registration is no longer available.Walk in registration is the only time we will accept cash or checks and of course credit cards.
We understand some don't like the online registration, but it saves everyone time and congestion at the event registration desk and allows us to better prepare so we can continue to provide a
well planned and enjoyable event. You will also be sent an email verification, once your payment is complete.
Early Registration Deadline is August 1st, but event T-shirts will be available for riders with paid registration before Aug. 23rd.
No refunds or T-shirts after Aug. 23rd, 2017.
Early registration is highly recommended as lodging may sell out.
For discounted rates be sure to mention you are attending the "Highlands Bike Fest".
Only 158 days........Until Tour Of Sebring 2017
For Your Safety
Bicycle helmets are required and please be courteous to all motorists and cyclists, the rules of the road apply to us as well as the motorist.
Also remember, if riding before sunrise or after dark you must have a working headlight and taillight to be legal and most importantly SAFE!
Hope You Will Join Us
Other Things To Do
Enjoy swimming at the beach, riding stables, kayak tours, bowling, golf courses,
walking or rollerblading in Highlands Hammock State Park, and visits to Archbold Biological Station or to the local
Henscratch Farms winery to sample their wines.
We look forward to seeing you again or for your first time.