Lake and Sumter Style Magazine
9:02 pm EDT
Monday, August 10, 2020

Leesburg Bikefest is canceled

Leesburg Bikefest, the largest three-day motorcycle and music event in the country, has been canceled for 2020.

Organizers released the following statement today on the event’s Facebook page.

“We’re sorry to inform you that The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Sunday called for the cancellation of all events of 50 or more for the next eight weeks. So, unfortunately, Leesburg Bikefest is canceled for this year. Please stay safe and healthy because the upside is next year, Bikefest will be off the chains!!! Mark your calendars for April 23, 24, 25, 2021!!”

Approximately 250,000-300,000 people attend the annual event, which features motorcycle shows, live bands and bikini contests.