Bike the Coast - Taste the Coast Nov 6

Union-Tribune’s Night & Day Entertainment Guide becomes presenting sponsor of Bike the Coast - Taste the Coast

Press Release   •   Nov 05, 2010 07:32 EDT

Bike the Coast - Taste the Coast, the unique cycling event/food and entertainment festival that takes place Saturday, is pleased to announce The San Diego Union-Tribune, the county’s largest daily newspaper, as the presenting sponsor for the event. The official name of the event is Bike the Coast – Taste the Coast presented by Night&Day Entertainment Guide.

 

“We are delighted to bring the Union-Tribune’s Night & Day Entertainment Guide on board as presenting sponsor of our event,” said event organizer Jim Curl. “Aligning with the county’s preeminent newspaper gives our event instant credibility in its inaugural year.”

 

“Night&Day is thrilled to sponsor the inaugural Bike the Coast --Taste the Coast event this year,” said Randy Hahn, General Manager, Night&Day. “With live music, sports, refreshments, and fun on the North County coast, it has all the makings of being a successful event.  Night&Day looks forward to helping this event grow, and hopes to be a part of it for years to come!”

 

If you’re looking for a good time in San Diego, check out Night&Day in the U-T newspaper, online at signonsandiego.com, and now FREE on the Street every Thursday countywide!

 

Saturday’s Bike the Coast --Taste the Coast schedule begins at 7:00 a.m. with the opening of the 50-mile course at the Oceanside Pier.  The “Taste” element of the event – featuring great food, music, exhibitor booths and a beer garden on the beach -- is open to public from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. under the pier.

 

Produced by Event Media, Inc., Bike the Coast – Taste the Coast has partnerships with the Oceanside Bicycle Committee, Main Street Oceanside and the Oceanside Chamber of Commerce. These groups, along with the Oceanside Visitors Bureau, are bringing together the cycling and business communities in Oceanside to promote bicycling and offer a fun day at the Oceanside Pier.

About Bike the Coast – Taste the Coast

Bike the Coast – Taste the Coast is a choice of 7, 15, 25 or 50-mile bicycle ride starting and finishing with food, fun and music at the Oceanside Pier on Saturday, Nov. 6.  The cycling courses include the San Luis Rey Bike Trail and San Diego’s North County beaches of Oceanside, Carlsbad, Encinitas, Solana Beach and Del Mar. Proceeds from the ride support the San Diego County Bicycle Coalition -- www.sdcbc.org -- a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to making bicycling better in greater San Diego. For more information on Bike the Coast – Taste the Coast, visit: www.bike-the-coast.com or call us at 760-632-6843.

Bike the Coast – Taste the Coast is a choice of 7, 15, 25 or 50-mile bicycle ride starting and finishing with food, fun and music at the Oceanside Pier on Saturday, Nov. 6. The cycling courses include the San Luis Rey Bike Trail and San Diego’s North County beaches of Oceanside, Carlsbad, Encinitas, Solana Beach and Del Mar. Proceeds from the ride support the San Diego County Bicycle Coalition --www.sdcbc.org -- a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to making bicycling better in greater San Diego and the Oceanside Parks and Recreation Foundation (OPARC). For more information on Bike the Coast – Taste the Coast, including registration visit: www.bike-the-coast.com or call us at 760-632-6843. For sponsorship and exhibition packets, contact Michael Esposito at Michael@bike-the-coast.com or (858) 752-3871.