OCTOBER 6, 2018

COME HEAR WORLD RENOWNED SPEAKERS AND LOCAL PANELISTS

Don’t miss your opportunity to hear internationally renowned speakers, Chris and Melissa Bruntlett, speak about how cities all over the world have built a culture of cycling and local vitality. We’ll also get inspired by a panel of our own local bikers and walkers, Fran Korten, Christian Ford and Naomi Spinak.

10:30-3:30 SELF GUIDED TOUR

Explore Protected Bike Lanes, trails and paths from BHS to Waterfront park on this self- guided tour.  See map below for details.

11:00-12:00 SPEAKING EVENT

Keynote at Bainbridge High School Commons : "Building the Cycling City” by Modacity. Local panelists Fran Korten, Christian Ford and Naomi Spinak will share how and why they use their bikes and feet as primary modes of transportation. 

12:30-3:30 FAMILY FRIENDLY ACTIVITIES

Join us for a fun skills course at the Kid’s bike rodeo, try out e-bikes, cargo bikes and pet kittens and puppies at the Bike Petting Zoo, and try out different set ups for family biking at the Family Bike Expo. Listen to live music, great food, and make your own Pedal Smoothies!


BIKE RODEO AT WATERFRONT PARK

Kid’s Bicycle Rodeo,​ is a fun, interactive, and non-competitive skills course designed for kids to improve their bike handling and traffic safety skills.


BICYCLE PETTING ZOO AT WATERFRONT PARK

The Bicycle Petting Zoo will reintroduce people to cycling, and the amazing tool that bicycles are. On display will be a variety of cargo and electric bikes for you to take a spin on. We even have kittens and puppies to pet!  


FAMILY BIKE EXPO AT WINSLOW GREEN

Try out a bunch of different family biking setups and see what you like, try things you haven’t seen before, or talk with family biking parents.


BIKE RENTALS AT BAINBRIDGE HIGH SCHOOL

Don’t worry if you don’t have a bike!  If you’d like to cycle for longer than the 10-15 min spin at the Expo and Petting Zoo, get your rental here. 


YOGA FOR BIKERS AT WINSLOW GREEN

Author, Yogi and Car-free parent Kelli Refer will share a short session of yoga that you can do before or after any bike ride. Use your bike as a prop for your yoga practice. Check out more information in her book, Pedal, Stretch, Breathe: The Yoga of Bicycling. Outdoor yoga class will be from 1:30- 2:00 at the Winslow Green.