September 28, 2019 0 Comments
Coming up on November 2nd and 3rd is the first of 3 Funduro events planned for the Winter of 2019 / 2020. The Free Grand Funduro Beach Ride and Ball will be held on the beach at Illinois Beach State Park and will be hosted at the Illinois Beach Resort and Concention Center.
The Everyday Cycles Crew from Milwaukee will be joining a bunch of like minded fatbike folks from Fat-bike.com, Zion Cyclery and other folks from the Tri-State area.
The Tentative Schedule of Events looks like this!
Be one of the first 50 to register and book a hotel room to be entered into our raffle for a chance to win a Sun beach cruiser!
Maybe similar to this bike!
Rides are open to all abilities and we'll have a fast group and a fun group with ride guides to make sure nobody gets dropped (in the Dead (Sven) River). Be prepared for the weather. We ride rain snow or shine!
Gather up starting at 2 pm to get your bikes and gear ready. We roll out for the beach cruise at 4pm, so if you have a room, you can check-in before or after the ride. At 4:00 we’ll derby and then head down the beach to the dead river. At the dead river we’ll toast the great gnome spirit and then head back as the sunsets.
The 5 pm gravel dinner ride will be ridden at a medium pace and you’re gonna need a light and a wallet if you wanna buy drinks or a fish sammich at the wharf. The party starts at 7:30, so there is a two and a half hour window to ride and grab a bite. (If you do the gravel ride) - Once we reach the marina, You can stay with the group and eat at The Tropics, or break off and do your own thing. We have a list of recommendations below that are all within pedaling distance on Sheridan Road. The hotel also has a restaurant if you decide to lay back and chill.
Zion eats along the return route:
The rest of the night is a big party with snacks and a cash bar. Music by DJ Nice - Dancing - and guaranteed silliness till midnight
Midnight - Howl at the Moon out on the beach
Grab a free cup of Joe in the lobby from our sponsor, local coffee artisan Garage Coffee.
At around 9am get derbied by a little red-headed granny. Winner gets a prize!
Check out at 11am and roll your sweet petunias to the backlot at Zion Cyclery, where they’ll host an authentic Willinois Tailgate party/ Brunch.
About 12:30pm we'll roll out for a bit more challenging ride to the Beulah Park singletrack, or an encore mission back to the beach, if the trails are too wet.
3pm Shop closes up. Thanks for coming!
Bikes - Beach - Beer - Ghosts - Cocktail Party - FUN!
We've blocked out a room rate of only $115 a night. The best lake view rooms will go fast, so make your reservations now! We think that you'll be impressed with how nice the Illinois Beach resort property is with gorgeous lake views and an elegant ballroom. There's a huge indoor pool and sweet beach riding right outside your door!
How can I sign Up? Register for FREE here for the event.
Everyone that registers is invited to the Saturday rides and our elegant Cocktail Party with music in the Grand Ballroom with complimentary hors d’ oeuvres. You’ll have to buy your own drinks (cuz we’d go broke trying to satisfy your thirsts) but the hotel is going to have a full bar and we’re going to work with their beverage folks to make sure we have delicious craft beer on tap for the evening!
Hotel Reservations (highly recommended) can be made at (847) 625-7300 Mention fat-bike.com – Zion Cyclery to receive the special room rate. Locals or folks with a designated (sober) driver don’t necessarily have to stay at the hotel to attend the event. Everyone that registers and chooses to stay at the Hotel will receive a goody bag full of groovy stuff from our event sponsors.
Everyone is welcome to join in the fun at the Zion Cyclery Group Ride on Sunday!
More Info can be found at:
June 05, 2019 0 Comments
Coming up on June 15th, 2019 the Everyday Cycles crew will be riding with 400+ like-minded individuals on the 35th edition of the Fat Tire Tour of Milwaukee.
Started in 1985, the Fat Tire Tour of Milwaukee is the oldest bicycling group ride in Milwaukee and an annual event that cyclists from far and wide look forward to. With several bar/brewery stops along the route covering 20 or so miles, the ride is a rolling party that lasts the entire day.
March 15, 2019 0 Comments
The Everyday Cycles Gang will be road trippin' to The Rock’n Beach FunDuro in Port Washington, WI for an action packed day of fatbike fun!
When: Sunday, June 28th
Where: Vertran’s Park Bandshell - Port Washington, WI
December 28, 2018 0 Comments
The Everyday Cycles crew headed north to Manitowoc, WI for the 7th running of one of the best fatbike races in Wisconsin!
It felt like this year some of the fun and festive atmosphere of Shelltrack has returned while the competitive nature of the race was not to be diminished.