DAYTONA BEACH, FLORIDA
Daytona Beach is located on the central East Coast of Florida.
It is 88 miles south of Jacksonville and 60 miles northeast of
WHEN IS BIKE WEEK?
Bike Week centers around the Daytona 200 motorcycle race and a
variety of motorcycle racing events and shows at the Daytona
International Speedway as well as activities throughout the area.
HOW MANY PEOPLE
Our visitors come from all over the world. There are more
languages spoken at Bike Week than at any other time of the year. In
2005, an estimated 500,000 - 600,000 people came for Bike Week. They
stay in hotels, motels, condominiums, and at campgrounds throughout
WHAT IS THERE TO DO?
The Speedway offers a full week of racing excitement including
the BMW "Legends of Racing", dirt track races, the Daytona
Supercross by Honda, the Harley-Davidson TwinSports, 600cc
SuperSport International Challenge and the Daytona 200 by Arai.
Other events include the Harley-Davidson Museum, indoor show and
Dresser Light Show, and several other motorcycle shows including
vintage and custom bikes, European & Japanese motorcycles, sidecars
and trikes. There are concerts, fashion shows, technical seminars
and demo rides. You can join in a Poker Run, go to a motorcycle swap
meet, learn how to "Stud Your Duds," or enjoy one of the several
While visiting here, the
cyclists travel north to St. Augustine, south to the Kennedy Space
Center and west to Orlando and even Tampa. However, one of the
biggest activities of Bike Week is watching the other people and
their machines, especially on Main Street in Daytona Beach.
WHERE WILL I STAY?
HOW DO I GET THERE?
The Daytona Beach International Airport is serviced by major
airlines. Vehicles take I-95 to exit #87.
FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Contact the Special Events Department of The Chamber
386.255.0981, or visit our Web Sites at
http://www.daytonachamber.com & firstname.lastname@example.org.