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Building Bicycle Tourism DownEast

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Machias - 7 Ames Way (Sunrise County Economic Council offices)

Milbridge - 19 Main Street (Washington County Council of Governments office)

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Interested in learning how your business or community can benefit from the growing number of visitors exploring DownEast by bicycle?


Join Washington County Council of Governments, DownEast Acadia Regional Tourism, and the Bicycle Coalition of Maine for a training around Bicycle Tourism and the overall Tourism Economy in the DownEast Acadia region.

Tuesday, January 30

  • 2-5pm, Machias, 7 Ames Way (Sunrise County Economic Council offices)

Wednesday, January 31

  • 9am - 12pm, Milbridge, 19 Main Street (Washington County Council of Governments office)

Training includes

  • Bicycles WelcoME certification from the Bicycle Coalition of Maine, which includes FREE customized Bicycles WelcoME sign, window decal, and inclusion on BCM’s map of bicycle friendly businesses, plus other benefits

  • Marketing tool kit to help you promote your business in context with our region’s special assets

  • Assistance developing and listing your business profile for promotion via the Visit Maine, DownEast Acadia, and Bold Coast websites

  • Special listing on the Bold Coast website and map as a Bicycle Friendly Business

Light refreshments will be served.

Cost to confirm registration is $5.00. IMPORTANT: Registration is considered complete once both the online registration is filled out and the $5 check is received.

Please send your check to Washington County Council of Governments, PO Box 235, Milbridge, ME 04658.

Please register early, as a minimum number of registrants are required to conduct these classes.

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Machias - 7 Ames Way (Sunrise County Economic Council offices)

Milbridge - 19 Main Street (Washington County Council of Governments office)

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