Happenings

Features and special appearances that will fill Jack London Square with two-wheeled excitement include:

Whiskeydrome Stunt Action

Cycling daredevils will ride at thrilling speeds and perform exciting stunts in a 30-foot banked wooden velodrome!

BMX Stunt Team Performances

See eye-popping jumps, wheelies, bike stunts and more.

Oaklandish’s Kids Bicycle Parade

Be a part of Oaklandish’s kids bicycle parade and help kick-off 2014 Pedalfest! Children are invited to show up with already-decorated bicycles, or they can deck-out their bikes at a special Oaklandish decorating station, at 11 AM. The parade will cruise through Jack London Square at 12 PM.

Bicycle Stunt Shows

Professional stunt riders will wow crowds with exciting, two-wheeled stunts showcasing bicycle balancing and agility on obstacles!

Rock the Bike’s Pedal-powered Sound Stage

Enjoy live music on Rock the Bike’s pedal-powered sound stage that produces electricity from the pedaling of stationary bicycles!

U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame

A collection of vintage bikes.

Handmade Bicycles on Display

Top independent bicycle frame builders will showcase their handmade steel creations.

Pedal-powered Art & Food

Hop on stationary bicycles and pedal to create smoothies and enjoy other pedal-powered treats including coffee, tacos, ice cream and more! Pedalfest-goers are also invited to create pedal-powered spin art to take home and enjoy!

Brompton Bike Folding Contest

To celebrate the upcoming Brompton World Championship, Pedalfest will host a Brompton Folding Bike Race throughout the day. Contestants will race against the clock and each other to see who can fold and unfold their Brompton Folding Bike in record time. Prizes will be awarded to the fastest fold!

Kids Bicycle Rodeo

A team of youth cycling instructors will lead a fun-filled bicycle rodeo for children throughout the day including a bike safety course, skills building lessons and bicycle safety instructions. Bikes and helmets will be provided to participating children, grades 3-6.

Pedal-powered Rides by Cyclecide

Little kids, big kids and kids-at-heart will enjoy whimsical fun on The Cyclofuge, a kiddie carousel, a bike corral of altered bikes and more!

Bike Stand Demo Stage

This festival stage will host contests, demos, tricks and DIY bicycle tips throughout the day!

Bike Trivia Dunk Tank

Bike geeks and cycling newbies can test their two-wheeled knowledge of bike safety trivia against Pedalfest bicycle safety instructors. For each correct answer, participants have a chance to dunk the instructor or other event VIPs in a midway style dunk tank!

Bicycles and Bike Gear

Check out the latest bicycles, gear, clothing and accessories from dozens of bicycle vendors.

New Belgium Beer Garden

New Belgium Brewing Co. will pour beer with all proceeds going to support the advocacy work of Bike East Bay, a non-profit organization.