3 p.m. – 8 p.m.— Registration/Check-in at  St. Paul’s Church

  • Check-in/On-site Registration and packet pickup
  • Browse the on-site Fall Foliage Store for our new long-sleeve cycling jerseys, socks, wind vests, etc.
  • Enjoy Food Truck meals for purchase
  • Shop Black Dog Bikes’ on-site tent for ride essentials and last-minute clothing and accessories
  • IF CAMPING: Check-in with the Boy Scouts to get your campsite location
  • Then head to downtown Staunton to enjoy dinner on your own and shopping!
Fall Foliage Long-sleeve bike jersey
Fall Foliage Bike Festival rider


7 a.m. — 9 a.m. Registration/Check-in  St. Paul’s Church  (only for those who did not check-in on Friday)

  • Pay-what-you-will Breakfast available (breakfast biscuit sandwiches — includes vegetarian option, fruit, juice, coffee) starting at 7 a.m.  They intend to cook more than were RSVP’d but there is no guarantee of hot breakfast at St. Paul’s unless you RSVP  to the church office by 10/16.
  • Browse the on-site Fall Foliage Store for our new long-sleeve cycling jerseys, socks, wind vests, etc. Note: This is the last time our Sales Table/Product Store will be open at the Festival

8 a.m. Saturday Routes Open at St. Paul’s:

  • Century group start at St. Paul’s at 8 a.m. with police safety escort out of church driveway.
  • Metric Century suggested start no later than 9:00 a.m. to ensure full SAG support.

9 a.m. Routes Open at Grace Christian/Beverley Manor Elementary School (see Driving Directions). This is the remote start location for Family Ride, 30-miler and Gravel Routes. Start by 11 a.m., and please be mindful of rest stop closure times.

Old Hat Band1-5 p.m. AFTER RIDE MEAL opens at  St. Paul’s Church

  • Enjoy live music with Old Hat from 1:30-4:30 p.m.  

4 p.m.  Routes Close (SAG and radio support ends)

Dinner (if not the after-ride meal) is on your own.

Fall Foliage Bike Festival Sunday
Ride marshals will support you on the ride


7:30 a.m. — 9:00 a.m. Registration/Check-in at LOCATION Middlebrook Community Center (for those who did not check-in on Friday or Saturday). Note that our Fall Foliage “Bike Store”— selling jerseys, socks, vests — will NO LONGER BE OPEN during this Sunday morning time. Please pickup your orders or make purchases on Friday or Saturday during registration hours at St. Paul’s Church. Thanks!

8:00 a.m. — CAMPERS: If you’ve been camping at St. Paul’s, you need to be rolled up and off the church grounds by 8 a.m. so they can prepare for Sunday morning services and church school. Thanks!

7:15 a.m. — 11:30 a.m. Breakfast/Brunch: Middlebrook Community Center (enjoy a hearty breakfast/brunch included FREE at our Middlebrook “headquarters”)

8 a.m. — SUNDAY Routes open: Middlebrook Community Center

  • Metric Century, 65 miles – SUGGESTED START BY 9:00 a.m. to ensure full SAG support
  • 26-Miler
  • Gravel Route
  • Family Route

10 a.m. — 3 p.m. Middlebrook Rest Stop: After the Brunch closes, a rest stop at Middlebrook Post Office will offer drinks and light snacks

4:00 p.m. — Routes close (SAG and radio support ends)

Dinner on your own and drive home safely!

Fall Foliage Bike Festival Sunday