JP Bike Week Festival 2019

JP BIKE FESTIVAL 2019 web

Sun., May 12 EVENTS RESCHEDULED TO SUNDAY, MAY 19
Bike Rodeo: bike skills for kids
Excellent, fun training for kids to learn rules, technique and safety tips
South Street tennis courts, 10:30 a.m.

Bicycle trick riding demonstration
You won’t believe what these guys can do on their bikes!
South Street tennis courts, 12:00 p.m.

Mon., May 13
Easy-pedaling ride around JP
Medium pace, low mileage group ride
Start: Ferris Wheels Bike Shop, 12 noon.

Learn To Fix A Flat
Learn how to fix a flat tire on your bicycle
Revolution Bicycle Repair, 7:00 p.m.

Tues., May 14
20-mile fast paceline ride challenge
Excellent fitness ride and training ride for charity rides and triathlons
Start: Ferris Wheels Bike Shop, 6:55 a.m. (weekly event)

Emerald Necklace Tour
Ride the parks of the Emerald Necklace.
Start: Ferris Wheels Bike Shop, 6:30 p.m.

Wed., May 15
Tool Time at Bikes Not Bombs:
drop in & work on your bike with BNB mechanics, play with the bici-blender, see BNB’s new space.
Location: Bikes Not Bombs, 284 Amory St., 5:30 p.m.

Bike Safety Tips & Techniques Talk
Learn ways to keep yourself safer while enjoying your bike rides.
Location: Ferris Wheels Bike Shop, 7:00 p.m.

Thurs., May 16
20-mile fast pacelineride challenge
Excellent fitness ride and training ride for charity rides and triathlons
Start: Ferris Wheels, 6:55 a.m. (weekly event)

Bike to Beer
12-mi. ride followed by a cold one at Jeanie Johnston Pub. Must be 21 years old.
Medium-fast pace ride with some hills
Start: South Street Mall park, 6:15 p.m.

Fri., May 17
Free Pancake breakfast
Celebrate bikers and walkers with your JP cycling neighbors.
Ferris Wheels Bike Shop, 6:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
(usually on the last Friday of every month, 7-9am)

Free Movie “Breaking Away” (PG)
Named 8th best sports film by the American Film Institute in 2008. Popcorn & juice/soda served.
Location: Curtis Hall Community Center, 20 South St., 6:30 p.m.

Sat., May 18
Bike Ride: Parks and Hills 10-mi. ride
Learn about using your gears effectively
Start: Ferris Wheels Bike Shop, 10:00 a.m.

Sun., May 19
Bike Rodeo: bike skills for kids
Excellent, fun training for kids to learn rules, technique and safety tips – get ready for the Spring Roll!
South Street tennis courts, 9:30 a.m.

11th Annual Spring Roll bike ride/parade
Great event for families with kids; features bike decorating and fun and funky bikes – link above leads to Facebook event from JP Bikes!
Start: South Street Mall, 10:00 a.m. for decorating; ride leaves at 11:00am

Bicycle trick riding demonstration
You won’t believe what these guys can do on their bikes!
South Street tennis courts, 12:00 p.m.

All events are free. Children 16 and younger are required by Mass. law to wear helmets when riding a bike. Helmets are recommended for riders over 17. Arrive for rides at least 10 minutes before designated time to fill tires, etc.

Click here to see all Events hosted by Ferris Wheels Bike Shop on our Facebook Page!

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