3rd annual Pedal to Plate farm to table bicycle event
WHEN: Sunday September 16, 2018 9 AM
WHERE: Madison County, NC // starting and ending at Root Bottom Farm
WHY: Because bikes, farms and farm to table dinners are awesome
Will Bike for Food. Join Madison County farmers for the 3rd annual Pedal to Plate bike to farm to table event. The cycle tour offers 33 beautiful miles (+extra challenge loops), farm tours & a delicious farm to table dinner at Root Bottom Farm. Vegetables and farm products will be for sale at the Root Bottom.
Riders meets at Root Bottom Farm between 9:00-10:00am. Ride starts at 10am and should take about 3 hours plus farm stops. Appetizers and 3:00 meal to follow back at Root Bottom Farm.
Tickets are $75 and includes dinner, farm tours, swag bag and refreshments.
Limited bike only (does not include dinner) are also available. Must have ticket to attend.
Rain or shine. Refunds are only given two weeks prior to the event. If the farm has to reschedule for any reason, a ticket credit for another event will be given.
Participating farms will host a farm tour (or self guided tour) and a farm stand for sales and samples. All riders return to Root Bottom Farm for a local meal created by Asheville chef Dava Melton with Blessed to Cook and Pedal to Plate farmer and chef Sebastiaan Zijp with The Farmer's Hands. The buffet style farm dinner is included in the ticket price.
Road bikes are best for this paved bike route. Some gravel walking at farms. Cleat covers encouraged.