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WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- Bring on the beer, bring on the bikes!

The 'Tour de Fat' is coming to the District. The maker of Fat Tire amber ale and other award-winning craft beer companies kick off the bike and brew event Saturday at 11 a.m.

The beer isn't the only fun part of the day. Most riders wear quirky costumes.

The event is free and merchandise proceeds support the Washington Area Bicyclists Association and Fairfax Advocates for Better Bicycling.

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