Welcome to Boca Raton!
We are excited to have you here in beautiful South Florida. Many of you are traveling to join us from other towns and states. We hope you are able to take in some of the sights, eat at a few of our renowned restaurants and enjoy all that South Florida has to offer.
We have pulled together some of our favorite accommodations, restaurants and activities to help you plan your trip, We've included area bike shops for renting a bike or tuning up your bike and local trails to explore during your stay.
Next Ride: Saturday, February 18, 2017
SPANISH RIVER CHURCH
2400 YAMATO ROAD
BOCA RATON, FL 33431
6:00 Late Registration / Packet Pickup
7:30 Pedals Up
Ride 4 Orphans was started in 2013 to raise funds to support orphan projects at our SRC church plant locations in Chad, Malawi, Haiti and local foster care organizations, 4KIDS of South Florida and Place of Hope at The Leighan and David Rinker Campus.
Everyone is invited!
Everyone is welcome to participate! From children to first-time riders to passionate enthusiasts - we have something for everyone!
Join us in making a difference!
Since its first year, over 2190 riders have participated in the annual ride and have raised over $210,000. One hundred percent of all proceeds go directly to chosen organizations who work with orphans and foster children locally and globally.
February is a popular time to visit South Florida. We recommend booking your hotel as soon as you can in order to get the best deal.
Newly renovated suites featuring in-room kitchenettes. Includes complimentary breakfast. Website
Waterstone Resort & Marina Boca Raton
4-Diamond luxury boutique hotel that offers the perfect balance of stylish hospitality and casual comfort.
Wyndham Boca Raton Hotel
A boutique-style retreat that offers our guests a unique and relaxing ambiance. Website
Renaissance Boca Raton Hotel
Renovated guest rooms, upscale amenities, and an ideal location to explore all Boca Raton has to offer. Website
Unique and tasty Southern comfort food with sliders, burgers, sandwiches and daily specials. The Tucker Duke burger and Nacho Tots are heaven in your mouth! Brunch on Saturdays and Sundays. $$
RUNNER UP: Boca Burger House
Known for their 1/2 pound brisket burger, they also offer salads, pizza, soups, wraps, chicken tenders and wings. Try the "Surf and Turf": brisket topped with grilled shrimp. $$
Tucci's Fire N Coal Pizza
Crispy pizza and the BEST oven roasted wings, seasoned with rosemary roasted garlic and caramelized onions. Also check out the spinach salad! $$
RUNNER UP: Anthony's Coal Fired Pizza
Check out the brocoli rabe & sausage pizza or the Paul & Young Ron for meat lovers. Also rosemary wings will explode your taste buds! $$
LaSpada’s Original Hoagies
No nonsense Italian sub shop! Fresh bread, quality meats and salads, awesome toppings. Come hungry!! $
RUNNER UP: V&S Deli.
Authentic Italian subshop, with crispy Italian hard bread, meats, and deli salads. Just like Da Bronx!! $$
Spinning Ninja Sushi Bar
Sit at the bar and watch the sushi float by! Grab what you want and pay by the plate. Fun and tasty! $$
RUNNER UP: Whale's Rib.
Fish sandwiches, fried shrimp and clams, fresh raw bar, soups and bisques. Be sure to try the whale's juice with buffalo chips...Soooo good!! $$
QUICK & CLOSE
Famous for the smoked chicken penne pasta with tomato basil cream sauce. Also, fresh and juicy rotisserie chicken! $
RUNNER UP: 5 Spice.
Best Pad Thai -- so flavorful and fresh!! Build your own noodle and rice bowls with your favorite protein, veggies and sauces! Bubble tea too! $$
The Rebel House
Lots of choices!! From a mac and cheese pancakes to grilled shrimp scampi, topped off with unique sundaes and pies -- you can't go wrong. $$
RUNNER UP: Papa's Tapas.
Authentic Spanish cuisine. Croquetas, empanadas, grilled seafood and more in a fun environment! $$
Bike Shops & Trails
Race Bike Rental
Delivery / Pickup at event location
Rent a bike fitted to you
The Lake Trail
This is a 5-mile paved bike path away from traffic through the backyards of millionaires. The trail runs between magnificent mansions and their private docks on the Intracoastal with postcard-like scenery. Learn more »
This is the favored route for bicyclists who want to ride 50 miles on a Sunday morning. Learn more »
Scenic Nature Trail
El Rio Trail
The El Rio Trail is a five mile paved trail which parallels the canal of the same name, through Boca Raton from Glades Road/SR 808 north to Congress Avenue. Watch for turtles, great blue herons, owls, butterflies and iguanas along the canal. Learn more »
Beaches & Activities
BEST BEACH FOR READING
South Inlet Park
Parking: $3 per hour