Event Timeline

TENTATIVE EVENT TIMELINE for the 2018 RIDE: (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

Saturday, June 2, 2018 – Day Before Ride Registration & Packet Pick-Up

       Liberty Bicycles  from 1:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Save time on ride day and pick your packet up the day before.

1378 Hendersonville Rd., Asheville, NC 28803, 828-274-2453

Here’s a good reason to pick up your packet on Saturday; Liberty Bicycles will be giving away 40 prizes throughout the afternoon. Plus you’ll be entered into a drawing for a grand prize to be announced on Sunday.

Sunday, June 3, 2018 – Start/Finish at Oskar Blues Brewery, 342 MOUNTAIN INDUSTRIAL DR, BREVARD, NC 28712

Download the Driving Directions

6:30 AM – 8:30 AM Registration & Packet Pick-up

  • Registration and Packet Pick-up
  • Mechanical support at the start of the ride provided by Liberty Bicycles. (Mechanics at every rest stop.)

6:30 AM – 9:00 AM

Finisher Bag Tent open for riders to drop personal items. Items must be in a securely, closed bag with rider bib number attached.

 

6:30 AM – 7:45 AM

Parking available on Industrial Blvd. near Oskar Blues (until lots full or at 7:45am, whichever comes first)

 

6:30 AM – 9:00 AM

Auxiliary Parking available at the following locations:

  • Transylvania County Parks and Recreation Parking Lot at 1078 Ecusta Road (accessible to OB via Bike Path/Greenway)
  • Davidson River School – 970 Ecusta Rd.  (accessible to OB via Bike Path/Greenway)
  • Pisgah Forest Elementary – 1076 Ecusta Rd.(accessible to OB via Bike Path/Greenway)
  • Habitat ReStore – 692 Ecusta Road (park in Habitat lot only)

 

6:30 AM – 7:45 AM: Rider Drop Off Zone Open

  • Kiss & Ride drop off point located at TVS (Transylvania Vocational Services, Inc.), 11 Mountain Industrial Drive, Brevard, NC 28712,  This is at the beginning of  the road to the brewery.  Use this option if someone is dropping you off for the ride and you want to avoid the traffic going into the brewery. Rider Drop Off Zone CLOSED promptly at 7:45am.

7:45 AM: Oskar Blues, Industrial Blvd. Road and Parking Lots – CLOSED to traffic – Auxiliary lots should be used for parking.  

8:00 AM Ride Start for Full Century

8:15 AM Ride Start for Metric Century

8:30AM Ride Start for Half Century

8:45 AM Ride Start for Half Metric

 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Food/After Ride Party at Oskar Blues

  • 1st beer complimentary (if you’re over 21) at 10am / Root beer float shooters
  • Blue Grass Band – Dear Brother – starting at 12:30 PM
  • Lunch for riders is included in the registration fee
  • Advanced Bodywork and Wellness Group will once again be offering after ride massages for $1.00 per minute