Leesburg Bikefest 2014 18th Annual - Friday, April 25, 2014 - Sunday, April 27, 2014
The Leesburg Bikefest 2014 is a major upcoming event that will take place on 25-27th April 2014. The 18th annual event will take place in the historic downtown Leesburg, Florida. The Leesburg partnership will host the event, which bring together motorcycle riders to compete in a motorcycle rally.
History of Leesburg Bikefest: In the year 1997, the first annual Leesburg Bikefest event took place with only 4 vendors , a couple of bands and canned beer, with about 5,000 motorcyclists attending .since then, the Bikefest has grown tremendously and more than 300,000 people attend each year.
Sponsorship: The success of the event is attributed to the sponsorship of national, regional, and local companies. Gator Harley Davidson and Anheiser are the major sponsors of the event since the launch of the first Leesburg Bikefest. In addition, the Bikefest is the most successful form of fund raising event in which various organizations raise funds to support the event.
Food and drinks: During the Bikefest, the streets of Leesburg are lined with thousands of food vendors to provide delicacies to more than 300,000 attendees. There are variety of cuisines to cater the needs of various people around the world.in addition, there are various pubs where the visitors can drink their favorite beer .
Parking: The Leesburg partnership offers non-profit parking in downtown Leesburg during the Bikefest 2014. The bikes are charged $5 while vehicles pay $10. However, there is plenty of free street parking .
Accommodations: There are a couple of hotels, which offer affordable accommodation to the Leesburg Bikefest visitors.
1. Mission in resort: 11.8 miles away from the Bikefest, mission in resort is situated in the Howey-In-The-Hills, Florida.
2. Microtel inn and suites: is 7 miles way from the Bikefest and situated in the Lady Lake, Florida.
3. Palace hotel: is situated in clement, florida-14.8 miles away from the Bikefest.
4. The Waterfront Inn: it is situated 12.5 miles away from the Bikefest in The Villages, Florida.