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Atlanta Tour de Farm 2017 - Eat local. Ride bikes and camp - hosted by Community Farmers Markey


The Basics:
Event Type:Bike
Event Location: Urban Sprouts Farm 2200 Reynolds Drive SW, Atlanta ,Ga 30315   Bike: Atlanta Tour de Farm 2017 - Eat local. Ride bikes and camp - hosted by Community Farmers Markey  National Weather Service Forecast
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Oct 21 2017  7:30 am >> Sun, Oct 22 2017 8:00 am
Registration Opens: Tue, Sep 19 2017 10:08 am
Registration Cut Off: Wed, Oct 18 2017 10:08 am
Event Duration:1 Days 30 Minutes
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Distance:25 Miles
Pace:Leisurely
Trip Leader(s):
Mara
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:12
Minimum Group Size:2
Number Registered So Far: 4 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Itinerary:
NOTE: THERE IS A $100 - $125 COST ASSOCIATED WITH THIS EVENT.  TICKETS for official registration should BE PURCHASED here For early bird discounted tickets at $100 each enter the promo code CFMLOVESYOU! ADDITIONAL DETAILS AND LOGISTICS WILL BE PROVIDED.
 
Tour de Farm is an amazing weekend of bicycles, farms, great people and delicious food. 
 
We are forming a team of 12 AOC members to participate in this event.
 
 Description from their website:
 
Atlanta Tour de Farm Come enjoy urban farms, bikes, local food, chefs dinner, beer and local drinks, music, bonfire, urban camping, good folks and good times with us.
 
What: The 5th Annual Atlanta Tour de Farm hosted by Community Farmers Markets.
 
When: Saturday, October 21st (with optional overnight urban camping and a Sunday trip to the Grant Park Farmers Market)
 
What: The 2017 Tour de Farm is a unique full-day bicycle tour of local SW urban farms, an on-farm dinner, and optional overnight camping at Urban Sprouts Farm. The goal of the tour is to promote sustainable lifestyles through urban agriculture and bicycling in Atlanta all while experiencing the city in a fresh, new way.
 
Who: We'll be visiting farms in SW Atlanta including Urban Sprouts (start and end point), Crack in the Sidewalk, The Browns Mill Food Forest, Mena's Farm, Freewheel Farm, Truly Living Well Collegetown and more! In addition to tours at each site, AgLanta will be hosting a mushroom inoculation class. Participants will get to take home an inoculated log at the end of the tour.
 
Why: Tour de Farm raises awareness of bicycling and local food culture in Atlanta. The 2017 Tour de Farm is a full day cycling adventure of Atlanta SW urban farms and food sites that includes cycling, delicious locally sourced meals, education, urban farm tours, a mushroom inoculation class, and an overnight farm camping option. Proceeds directly benefit the farms.
 
Riders of all levels welcome, but note that it will be a full day ride in the city! All food and drinks will be provided. Please, BYO bike, water bottle, and camping gear. Gear will be carried in the support van.
 
Eat Local, Ride Bikes!
 
Sponsors and Partners Include:
-AgLanta/The Conversation Fund/The Mayor's office of Resilience
-Bicycle Ride Across Georgia
-Jenna Shea Photography
-KIND Bars
-King of Pops
-Montane Sparkling Spring Water
 
Stay tuned for more info about participating chefs, sponsors, and snacks!
 
If you need a bike, camping equipment, or financial aid please email katie@cfmatl.org.

Required Items to Bring:

Bicycle in good working order

Bike Helmet
 
Spare tubes / tools for changing a flat 
 
Water / Hydration for your ride (At least 2 liters recommended)

Overnight Camping Gear (Tent, Sleeping bag, Sleeping pad)

Change of clothes

Fun, positive attitude!

Recommended Items to Bring:
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Road bike recommended (Hybrids / MTB bikes are ok if you are a strong rider)


Notes:
Here's a link to the event :
Cost Includes:Breakfast, snacks (including delicious King of Pops items), lunch, beer, local farm to table chefs prepared dinner, music, bonfire and camping site reservation. The event cost is $100 - $125 + plus a $4.49 service fee. For early bird discounted tickets at $100 each enter the promo code "CFMLOVESYOU!" Get tickets and more info here http://m.bpt.me/event/3085148

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:   Please review the AOC cancellation policy.