National Clustered Spires High Wheel Race

July 16, 2022

The only race of its in the nation, this high wheel (penny farthing) bike race features racers from all over the world speeding through the streets of Downtown Frederick. Watch these dare-devils riding antique or replica 19th century bikes as they compete for the national title. 

Learn more about the event and the (fascinating) history of the high wheel bicycle

Enjoy the race with craft beverages & a great view at the Lawn Party 

While the view from a high wheel bicycle is second to none, there are many more ways to enjoy cycling in Frederick County!