2022 Fat Tire Festival at Santos – Guide & Events

The biggest mountain bike event of the year is just around the corner – book your stay at WhimCycle Trail Resort and be as close to the action as it gets!

Event Details

Event: Santos Fat Tire Festival
Location: Santos Trails 3080 SE 80th St, Ocala, FL 34480
When: Fri, Mar 4, 2 PM – Sun, Mar 6, 2 PM
Lodging: Camping tickets sold out. Lodging STILL AVAILABLE at Whimcycle Trail.

WhimCycle Trail Resort connects to the Santos Trailhead via the 1/4-mile WhimCycle Trail!

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Fat Tire Festival Image Gallery

2022 Fat Tire Festival Event Schedule

The 3-day festival centers around the epic 50-mile ride on Saturday, March 5!

Event Details Coming Soon!

50 Mile Race: Date and Time TBA
Vendor Village: Friday, March 4, 12pm-5pm; Saturday, March 5, 10am-5pm; Sunday, March 6, 10am-2pm

Bike Clinics with Certified Mountain Bike Instructor Misty Mahoy! No advance sign up necessary. Learn a new skill or refine an existing one!

Don’t Miss!
Free Bike Demos at the Vendor Village! Catch Specialized, Giant, YT Industries, Rocky Mountain Bicycles, Norco, Samson Bicycles, Salsa, Intense Cycles, Cannondale Bicycles and Draco Bikes!

Bike Accessory Booths with brands like Oakley, Osprey, …

Food Trucks & Picnic Areas


The Fat Tire Fest brings in some of the world’s top cycling vendors, from global bicycle brands like Giant and Specialized to popular accessory vendors and bike shops from around the state. You’ll also find booths for Go Nuts Bike Racing, Brick City Bicycles, the Santos Bike Shop, the Florida Bicycle Association, Florida Trail Association and many more!

Food Trucks

Big Tiki
Kettle Corn King LLC
The Big Hot Box
Alfi’s Kettlecorn
DB’s Rolling Dough

Reserve Your Spot at WhimCycle Trail Resort

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  • 47 Full RV Hookup Sites
  • Luxury Cabins
  • Trail Access
  • Bike Rentals (while they last – reserve yours today!)

Bring your own RV! Each of the 47 RV sites at WhimCycle Trail Resort has full sewer, water, and electric hookups to enjoy the festival in comfort.

WhimCycle Trail Resort connects directly to Florida’s Greenway State Park! Approved for mountain bikes, road bikes, trail-approved E-bikes, hiking, and equestrian trails.

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Other Close Attractions

Take advantage of everything this gorgeous area has to offer!