Bike & Brew

Saturday, October 4, 2014 4pm - 8pm

Bike and Brew


Enjoy a bike ride featuring new sections of the Towpath Trail, followed by an Oktoberfest fun for all ages! The event begins at 4:00pm with a bike ride starting at Canal Lands Park, 8645 Dover-Zoar Road in Zoar. Once riders leave from Canal Lands Trailhead they can either travel south to State Route 800, which is 6 miles round trip, or they can head north to Fort Laurens, which is also 6 miles round trip. Riders are welcome to complete either a 6 mile bike ride, the full 12 miles, or anywhere in between.

Canal Tavern of ZoarAt 5:00pm, the Oktoberfest begins at the Canal Tavern of Zoar with Oktoberfest Beer, German food, root beer floats, a live German band, and great raffle prizes. The first 200 tickets sold will receive a commemorative Bike & Brew glass! Participants can choose to come directly to the Canal Tavern of Zoar if they do not wish to bike ride. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 the day of the event, and $5 for children from 5 to 16 years.

Tickets can be purchased below or at:

  • Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition
  • Buehler's Fresh Foods (Dover, New Philadelphia and Jackson locations)
  • Tuscarawas County Convention & Visitor's Bureau in New Philadelphia
  • Canal Tavern of Zoar

Raffle tickets will be sold at the event for $5 each, 3 for $10, or 5 for $20.

Proceeds for Bike & Brew will benefit the Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition in their efforts to develop the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail in Tuscarawas County.

For more information, contact Katelyn Freil at 330-374-5657 or




We would like to Thank our Sponsors for this event: AECOM, Burgess & Niple, Communication Exhibits, Inc., Environmental Design Group, Forest City Enterprises, Hammontree & Associates, ms consultants, Testa Companies, W.L. Beck Printing, Zimmer Surgical, and Lockheed Martin.

2014 Bike & Brew Sponsors