Bike the Barns

Riders enjoy a delicious, farm-fresh lunch at Vermont Valley Community Farm LLC during a recent Bike the Barns.

Save the date for the 12th Annual Bike the Barns – Sunday, September 16th, 2018!


The following information pertains to Bike the Barns 2017:

New! Bus the Barns Tour Registration 

What: Enjoy a day biking to local farms and eating artisan delicacies, while supporting our community’s health — the health of our neighbors, our land, our farmers, and our local economies. The ride features area CSA farms, gourmet local food, craft libations, and live music.

When: Sunday, September 17, 2017

  • Short Route: ~28 miles; Short route riders start at 11 AM
  • Medium Route: ~58 miles; Medium route riders start at 10 AM
  • Long Route: ~78 miles; Long route riders start at 9 AM
  • Bus Option: Depart Lake Farm Park at 10 AM & return ~ 4 PM

New: Bus the Barns! Space is limited. Bus tour registration includes all meals (breakfast snack + coffee, snack stop, lunch, and after party meal & beer ticket), farm tours and activities at three farms, and bus transportation.

Where: Start and end location is Lake Farm Park, in Madison, Wisconsin.

Why: Because all of our neighbors deserve healthy, fresh food!

Proceeds from the ride benefit FairShare CSA Coalition and our Partner Shares program, providing financial assistance to increase access to CSA shares. We’re riding to make sure all of our neighbors have access to fresh, healthy food!

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Sponsorships from $500-$10,000. In-kind contributions also welcomed. 2017 Sponsorship Opportunities.

For information about sponsoring the ride contact:


Volunteers are key to Bike the Barns success! Volunteer during ride planning, before, during, and after the event. Just complete our volunteer signup form and we will connect you with a great volunteer opportunity.

2017 Bike the Barns Sponsors

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FairShare Open House Sponsor - WORT
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FairShare CSA Coalition

FairShare CSA Coalition