GEICO, Harley-Davidson sign on as major sponsors of Daytona Bike Week

Publish Date: 
Jan 24, 2013


DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - GEICO Insurance Co. has been named an official sponsor of Bike Week 2013 in Daytona Beach and Harley-Davidson will be the presenting sponsor of the revived community appreciation parade.

Bike week runs March 8 to 17, with the parade set for March 16. Those who want to ride motorcycles in the parade should gather at the Ocean Center south parking lot at 7 a.m. Saturday, March 16.. At 9 a.m. the parade will leave Ocean Center with an escort from the Daytona Beach Police Department Motorcycle Unit. The ride ends at Daytona International Speedway for an event that includes hundreds of vendors and entertainment.

“The parade is an ideal way for our business community to say thank you to our visitors and for us to say thank you to our community for hosting the event,” said Bike Week Festival Task Force parade chairman Phil Maroney.

Other major rally sponsors include Halifax Health, Brighthouse Networks, Cobb Cole and the Floridian View.

Posted by Holly Wagner