Whether a Bike Week At DAYTONA veteran or visiting for the first time, the 78th edition of Bike Week has events and activities for every race fan. Let’s take a look at some of the highlights you’ll want to see during your visit to the “World Center of Racing!”
Saturday, March 9
With a unique course designed by Supercross legend and five-time DAYTONA Supercross Champion Ricky Carmichael and the premiere event of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship circuit, DAYTONA Supercross pits the best riders against one another all within the iconic DAYTONA tri-oval!
Ricky Carmichael Amateur Supercross
Sunday, March 10 – Monday, March 11
The rising stars of the Supercross world trek to DAYTONA to test their mettle on the same dirt the pros use in Ricky Carmichael’s signature amateur series.
ATV Supercross & DAYTONA Vintage Supercross
Tuesday, March 12
Bike Week At DAYTONA’s only four-wheeled event returns once again for hairpin-turning, high-flying action on Tuesday, March 12. New this year, DAYTONA Vintage Supercross will race vintage Supercross rides dating from 2008 all the way back to 1974.
Thursday, March 14
For the first time ever, American Flat Track will race on the asphalt of the DAYTONA tri-oval as part of the DAYTONA TT Presented By Russ Brown Motorcycle Attorneys. Riders will race across the banking of the start/finish line, through multiple turns and even navigate a straightaway jump en route to the checkered flag.
78th Annual DAYTONA 200
Saturday, March 16
The longest-running motorcycle race in the United States returns to DAYTONA for the 78th consecutive year. Watch riders take on the world-famous high banks of DAYTONA as they compete for a Rolex Cosmograph Daytona watch and a place in racing history.
Friday, March 15 & Saturday, March 16
Whether you own a custom motorcycle that you want to show off or just love checking out cool-looking rides, Bike Week At DAYTONA is the place to be. Located outside the Chevrolet gate along the Midway, the Baddest Bagger Bike Show (Friday, March 15) and GEICO Bike Show (Saturday, March 16) will feature custom rides with paint schemes, rims, and accessories like you’ve never seen before!
Midway & Motorcycle Marketplace
Friday, March 8 – Sunday, March 17
With FREE admission, motorcycle parking and free demo rides, the DAYTONA Midway is the place to be during the entirety of Bike Week. Check out industry-leading vendor displays, bike shows, fashion shows, live entertainment and much more in Harley-Davidson Thunder Alley, located outside the venue gates along the frontstretch.
What is your favorite part of the Bike Week At DAYTONA experience? Let us know in the comments section below!