Our 2018 Schedule is still in progress but it’s already amazing:
Bicycle Show Registration : 8:00 am to 11:15 am :
See !Bicycle Show! Page for more info
On the Plaza Throughout the Day:
Visit the Children’s Discovery Museum‘s interactive experience for all ages,
“A Seat at the Table”
Throughout the Day in the Park:
Food Trucks; Santa Clara Valley Brewing’s Craft Beer; Practice your slap shot at the San Jose Barracuda’s Shoot-Out booth; O’Brien’s Ice Cream & Candy Parlor; Bicycle Exposition; Amazing Purveyors of all things Bicycling; Artisans & Craft; Kids’ Space activities; Bike Polo demonstrations; Bay Area Glass Institute demonstrations; “Signs of the Times” art exhibit in the Pasetta House and the “In the Fields of the North” exhibit in the Pacific Hotel.
The Festival Schedule:
11am: The Festival Opens!
12 Noon: Welcome & Official Festival Opening
12 Noon: Meet Frenzy, the San José Barracuda’s Mascot !
12:30 pm : BMX Freestyle Team’s Stunt Riding Show
1pm-3:30 pm : Bicycling Advocacy Meeting & Community Forum in the Firehouse:
Edifying talks! Meet Rod Diridon, Sr., Participate!
1:30 pm: BMX For Beginners Demo & Talk by Casey McDonald!
2:15 – 3:15 pm: Meet Gigante! The San José Giant’s Adorable Mascot
2:30 pm: BMX Freestyle Team’s Stunt Riding Show
3:00 pm Bicycle Show Awards!
4:00 pm: Our Festival Ends! See you on Sunday, May 5, 2019 for our 5th Annual on Cinco de Mayo!
4:00 pm: Festival After Party: Cain’s Ride to Santa Clara Valley Brewing (OK to drive there, too 😉 )
In the Firehouse :
1 pm to 3:30 pm: Bicycling Advocacy Meeting & Community Forum: Edifying talks! Networking! Meet Rod Diridon, Sr. and bicycle coalition leaders from Santa Clara County, San Mateo County, Santa Cruz County, and Monterey County; Meet our Valley’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Committees, the Mineta Transportation Institute, Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition, VTA and more for and enlightening presentations and talk.
2018 Festival “Must See’s & Do’s”:
Spectacular Bicycle Show; Kids’ Space; BMX stunt riding shows; Practice your slap shot at the San Jose Barracuda’s Shoot-Out booth; Artists & Craftpersons; have a portrait made by Ka’laka Arts; test ride bicycles; climb on a VTA demonstration bus; Bike Polo Demonstrations; go play in the Children Discovery Museum‘s all-ages interactive “Seat at the Table” happening; Bay Area Glass Institute‘s glass making demonstrations; Bicycling Advocacy Meeting–meet Rod Diridon, Sr., and our Valley’s bicyling advocates, let your voice be heard; O’brien’s Ice Cream & Candy Parlor; Need your bike safety checked or a minor repair? Visit the San Jose Bike Clinic’s popup tent; screen printing by Silicon Valley De-Bug & After Dark; “Signs of the Times: Urban Sketches by Suhita Shirodkar” exhibit in the Pasetta House; the Pacific Hotel’s Arbuckle Gallery for, “In the Fields of the North – En El Campos Del Norte” and meet the San Jose Giant’s adorable mascot Gigante!