Join us on Sunday, October 1 for Vista's Tour de Shore 2023!
This annual cycling event and fundraiser features a variety of route lengths for cyclists of all abilities, starting at the Westbrook Elks Lodge and traveling along Connecticut’s scenic shoreline at the peak of fall foliage. All participants will come together on event day to ride and celebrate their hard work with food, music, and raffle prizes!
We've updated our courses, so your ride is safer! Decide on your goal distance and train for the event day.
Register now by clicking here! Please note: all riders are required to raise a minimum of $150 to participate in the event (your registration fee will count towards this total).
Gather your friends and family to form a cycling team (optional).
Personalize your fundraising page by uploading a photo and explaining why you're riding to support Vista. Next, share via email or on social media to encourage people to donate and assist you in meeting your fundraising goal.
7:30 AM: Check-in begins at Westbrook Elks Lodge and continues until the final course departs. Continental breakfast available.
8:30 AM: 60-mile course riders depart.
9:30 AM: 40-mile course riders depart.
10:00 AM: 25-mile course riders depart.
10:30 AM: 5-mile course riders depart.
12:00 PM: All riders return to Westbrook Elk Lodge. The party starts! We’ll have food and beverages, plus music by Vista’s own DJ Mattchez. Last chance to make your raffle selections.
1:00 PM: Awards ceremony begins, with recognition of the top individual fundraiser, top team fundraiser, and largest team. We’ll also draw our raffle winners!
Net proceeds from Vista's Tour de Shore benefits the Vista Endowment Fund, a supporting organization of Vista Life Innovations, Inc. that ensures Vista continues to thrive and provide outstanding services to individuals with disabilities and their families well into the future.
The Endowment Fund provides a legacy to benefit current and future students and members and ensures the special qualities that make the Vista experience so successful are maintained.