Gently rolling roads take the cyclists across the Peace River Basin through expansive citrus groves and around the old Florida backwoods.
Bloomin’ Bike Ride
This event offers traditional support, including fully stocked rest stops with friendly volunteers, Sheriff Deputy escorts, trailing vehicles for assistance and aid, course photographer, and great food provided by some of Bartow’s finest restaurants. Registration is on (Bartow Cycling Events on Facebook) or you can request a registration form by emailing Lillycat36@aol.com or register the day of the ride.
This year’s ride will feature a 65- and 35-mile road tour and a 17-mile family fun ride. The staging area for the ride will be at Fort Blount Park, at the corner of Main Street and Broadway Avenue in Bartow. Parking is behind the SunTrust parking lot across from the park.
For more information visit bartowchamber.com