The 2018 National Bicycle Tourism Conference in San Antonio will include some great education sessions during the day and loads of fun at night!

this was the social line-up in 2017!

Wednesday ~ November 8, 2017

6:00pm-7:00pm
Social Happy Hour for Newbies
A special “Meet & Greet” for First-timers to the BTN Conference
BREEZEWAY/GROTTO ON ST. PETE BEACH

7:00pm-10:00pm
Beach Party & Welcome Dinner
Kick-off the BTN Conference Florida-style.  
BREEZEWAY/GROTTO ON ST. PETE BEACH

Thursday ~ November 9, 2017

7:00am-8:30am
Morning Rides/Runs/Exercise along St. Pete Beach
MEET IN FRONT OF COMPASS GRILLE

8:00am-9:00am
Networking Breakfast Buffet 
BREEZEWAY/GROTTO

10:45am-11:15am
Morning Networking Break with the Vendors 

MAJESTIC BALLROOM/BACKSTAGE AREA

12:15pm-1:30pm
Networking Lunch & Jersey Contest
BREEZEWAY/GROTTO
Sponsored by Primal

2:15pm-3:15pm
Afternoon Networking Break with the Vendors 

MAJESTIC BALLROOM/BACKSTAGE AREA

5:30pm-10:00pm
Downtown St. Petersburg & Dine-around
Join friends for dinner on your own at a variety of Downtown St. Petersburg restaurants (15 minute chartered bus ride)
DOWNTOWN ST. PETERSBURG

First bus leaves at 5:30pm for roundtrip to Downtown St. Petersburg restaurants, shops & pubs
(Buses will run continuous loops back to Sirata Beach Resort – downtown is 15 minutes away)
Sign-ups for reservations at a variety of restaurants will be available at the registration table.

Friday ~ November 10, 2017

7:00am-8:30am
Morning Rides/Runs/Exercise along St. Pete Beach
MEET IN FRONT OF COMPASS GRILLE

8:00am-9:00am
Networking Breakfast Buffet 
BREEZEWAY/GROTTO

11:00am-11:45am
Morning Networking Break with the Vendors 

MAJESTIC BALLROOM/BACKSTAGE AREA

12:30pm-1:45pm
Networking Lunch 
BREEZEWAY/GROTTO

5:00pm-5:30pm
SWAG SWAP 
Share yours and pick up some SWAG items from peers
BREEZEWAY ON ST. PETE BEACH

5:30pm-7:30pm
Closing Reception and  Networking on the Beach
Enjoy light snacks & beverages
BREEZEWAY ON ST. PETE BEACH

7:30pm
St. Pete Beach Area Dine-around 
Join friends for dinner on your own at a variety of St. Pete Beach restaurants within walking distance.  Many restaurants within ½ mile walk of the resort including resorts restaurants.
WALK TO LOCAL BEACH RESTAURANTS

 

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Saturday ~ November 11, 2017

10:00am
Enjoy a Florida-style  Bicycle Tourism Adventure: Casual Bike Ride to Fort DeSoto Park
Hosted by Bike Florida

Casual 27 mile round-trip bike ride to Fort DeSoto Park.  A picnic lunch will be provided for all that sign up to ride prior to the ride at Fort DeSoto Park.  Sign -up sheets will be at registration.  The casual, non-drop ride, will be lead by Bike Florida.

More details to come.  Bike rentals will be available (see below for rental information).

 

 

 

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