Daytona Bike Week - A Brief History


If you are passionate motorcycle in North America, you have certainly heard of one of the biggest biker rallies and parties in the United States and the world. Daytona Bike Week is a great bike event, which brings together like-minded around half a million riders annually.

What began in 1937 as the Daytona 200, motorcycling race continued sand and pavement, has become an amazing 10 days of the festival is held in March each year. For thousands of people interested motorcycles in North America who are bombarded with over the winter with low temperatures and snow, what with the Daytona Bike Week comes just in time for the transfer of parts and can sleep motorcycle.

The success of a popular 10-day motorcycle-related events will be attributed in part to a beautiful place like Daytona Bike Week. Volusia County is located on the east coast of Florida and is home to some of the most beautiful beach destinations in Florida and the United States. During Daytona Bike Week, people from this side of the ocean province increased to twice its size, doubling its population over 10 days from 500,000 to 1 million CZK.

As the popularity of the original race Daytona 200 motorcycle enthusiasts is growing more and more have started flocking to Daytona Beach and watch the excitement of the rally to ... and sun and beaches Daytona Beach and Volusia County to enjoy. Only a few years in a row during the Second World War in the forties the Daytona 200 is canceled and all money and interest focuses on the Allies to defeat Germany in the European conflict.


Fast forward to today, a few Daytona 200 race has evolved into something that might be the biggest biker party / festival in the world will be described with local and corporate sponsorship and leadership, as many events during the 10 days is would simply be impossible to list them all to participate. Bike shows, poker runs to biker-themed beer gardens concerts ... Daytona Bike Week is an adult, what Disneyworld is a young girl or boy. Anywhere else, you will see lots of leather-clad, bad ass looking cyclists, who are so much fun, each apparently with those big eyes with a hint of excitement awe and wonder. All caused by the sights, sounds and overall experience of Daytona Bike Week.

To say that it should be on every rider as the Bucket List 2009, but I will say anyway. Daytona Bike Week this year will be held on 9 March 18. So, if you like motorcycles, entertainment, plenty of sunshine and pleasant people to celebrate and share this experience, I encourage you to live.