Events

Lake Erie Cyclefest

Erie Sports Commission

Lake Erie Cyclefest is back in 2020 for a full weekend of cycling, adventures, art and live music! This unique collection of weekend cycling tours promise breathtaking views and the kind of challenge and camaraderie that will return a lifetime of memories. After the rides, join fellow cyclists at The HUB at Erie's Blues and Jazz Festival for local beer, grub and great music and art.

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Five rides will be offered: 

Daniel Dobbins & Admiral Perry Meet at Sunrise 
Thursday, July 30 - 5:45 a.m.
An 18-mile loop of Presque Isle Bay connecting the Perry Monument and Dobbins Landing. 

Erie Comes Into Focus Slow Roll
Thursday, July 30 - 6 p.m.
Welcome to Erie! Our opening night slow roll in downtown Erie will introduce local and visiting riders to the sites and assets which make our hometown home.

YMCA Tour de Vineyard
Friday, July 31 - 8 a.m.
Breathtaking views, legendary vineyards and the Erie lakeshore wrapped into one special bicycle tour! Riders have the choice of a 21- or 47-mile non-competitive ride. 

EmergyCare Tour de West County
Saturday, August 1 - 7:30 a.m.
This is Erie County's premier bicycle tour with a long-standing tradition of spectacular routes, safety support, water stops and after ride fun. Choose a 12, 25, or 50-mile loop of Erie County.

WQLN 15K Bayfront Time Trial
Sunday, August 2 
To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the completion of the Bayfront Parkway, the parkway will be closed from Jordan Road to East 12th Street for this 15 kilometer looped time trial.

Click here for partner hotels: 

Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel
55 West Bay Drive Erie, PA 16507
(814) 454-2005
Rate: $165/night plus tax 

Courtyard Erie Bayfront
2 Sassafras Pier Erie, PA 16507
(814) 636-1005
Rate: $165/night plus tax

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