GIRO BELLO – Just 2 Months to Go!
Event date: June 28, 2014


Just Two Months To Go!

With just two months, we’ve been working hard on finalizing the details of this year’s event – and it’s gonna be great!  Here’s the scoop:

Lagunitas BrewingLagunitas is Back!

Second only to an awesome ride, the next most important thing to making your Giro Bello day the best is an ice-cold beer and nothing is better than Sonoma County’s own Lagunitas IPA. Each rider gets a free drink ticket to be used either at the Lagunitas taps or for soda/water.

Jersey Presentation at Lagunitas

 Gourmet Food Vendors

 The Wine Country is known for our culinary cuisine in addition to great cycling routes and, of course, wine. This year we’ll be featuring more gourmet food vendors which means more variety and less waiting. Here’s the line up:

 1. Black Bean BBQ : Texas Style Real Pit BBQ

2. Rosso’s Pizzeria : Wood-fire pizza, salads, and pasta

3. Stage – Mexican cuisine (proceeds benefit Council on Aging!)

4. Lata’s Indian cuisine

Rosso Pizzeria at the Giro Bello 2013

Where’s the Party? At the Giro Bello!

 Back by popular demand, Captain Paisley is returning to the Giro Bello. This Sonoma County-based band is dedicated to recreating the heady days of the late 60’s, when every week brought amazing new boundary-pushing songs to the radio, including the “psychedelic” music from the Fillmore Auditorium and Woodstock.  Website:

 Also joining us are The Farallons, a popular and respected longtime Sonoma County acoustic ensemble that features great vocals and instrumentation. These three musicians write great songs and do incredible cover versions of songs by Crosby, Stills & Nash, MaryBlack and

Finally, the Joe Valley Band, will be playing hot country and southern rock. Joe has performed for years in the North Bay, always with a great band of quality musicians.


Haven’t registered yet? There’s still time….For now!

To keep this a high-end boutique ride, we are limiting registration to just 1000 riders this year and registration is way ahead of last year’s pace. We do not recommend waiting until the last minute, but for now, there are still spots available. “Like” our Facebook page for updates on our registration over the next several weeks, though the best way to avoid disappointment is to register today!

Group Discounts!

 If you have a peloton of 10 riders or more, you can qualify for a group rate discount. Contact Doug at for more information.  Thanks to the Bodacious Biking Babes, Velo Med, and Team Asha for joining us for the 2014 Giro Bello.  Looking forward to serving you!

Expo Slots Available

Own a bike or health-related company? Consider being an exhibitor! We have a handful of expo slots still available for this great event.  Enjoy live music, beer, gourmet food, and beautiful Northern California weather as you showcase your product to our awesome riders! Contact Doug at

Expo just before the riders arrived – the calm before the storm!


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