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Purchase a Gift Card Online

We are trying something new: gift cards online!

Use the PayPal button below for general amounts. If you want any other amount, please call us at 617-524-2453. We will send you your very own personal payment option for that amount!

Unless you request otherwise, these gift cards will be saved as credits under your account (or the account of the person you supply). Contact info for purchaser should be your contact info; if the gift is for someone else you will have a chance later on to enter their full name. The gift amount will be saved under their name at Ferris Wheels Bike Shop.

Thank you!

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Regularly Open By Appointment!

Open by appointment ONLY
No walk-ins 

For Repair Service:

  • Email OR call 617-524-BIKE (2453)
  • We will schedule a drop-off time for your bicycle repair
  • Once your bike is here, expert mechanics will assess your bicycle
  • Staff will contact you to discuss your estimate and repairs
  • Once repairs are complete, staff will contact you to schedule a pick-up time

For bicycle sales:

  • Email
  • Our Bike Sales Manager will be in touch to discuss your needs and make an appointment to work with you on outdoor test rides.

For sales of parts and accessories:

We’re working to keep you safe:

  • All bicycles will be disinfected before being returned to customers
  • High touch surfaces in the store cleaned daily
  • Employees required to stay home when sick; we provide paid sick time!

Thanks for your understanding!

Big Holiday Sale 2019

Our Big Holiday Sale runs from Small Business Saturday, November 30, through December 24, 2019. What’s on sale?

Gift Cards: 10% Bonus*

Our Bonus Deal on Gift Cards starts December 17, 2019 and runs through December 24, 2019. This is the ultimate one-size-fits-all gift for the cyclists in your life! Instead of buying your loved one a new bicycle – buy them a $500 gift card at Ferris Wheels Bike Shop. (Then they get the joy of picking out their new bicycle themselves – and we know it fits.)


During our sale, when you spend at least $100 on a single Gift Card, you get a 10% bonus* (up to $50). That means when you buy a $300 Gift Card, you get a $30 Gift Card for yourself – or you can add the $30 to the $300 Gift Card. All these Bonus Value Added Gift Cards are to be redeemed after December 25, 2019. Thanks for helping your loved ones shop local!

*maximum bonus value of $50 per card; limit 2 Bonus Value Added Gift Cards per customer; must spend $100 on a single Gift Card purchase to obtain 10% bonus; applies only to Gift Cards purchased December 17-24, 2019.

Lumos Helmets: 10% Off

These revolutionary helmets offer pro-active safety in the form of 360 degree lighting and turn signals, and make a fantastic gift, since they’re universally sized. Click here for more information about the Kickstart Helmet from Lumos and the Kickstart Lite – we carry both!

Lumos Helmets on sale for 10 percent off at Ferris Wheels Bike Shop Jamaica Plain only November 30 through December 24 2019

(Please note that helmets are not returnable after purchase.)



Almost every bicycle in stock is on sale at Ferris Wheels Bike Shop from November 30 through December 24, 2019, and we’re open 7 days a week, so you have every opportunity to buy one of these bicycles!

15% Off ALL Used Bikes

10% Off New 2019 Jamis & Fuji Bikes

20% Off New 2018 Jamis & Fuji Bikes

Here are some of our best deals on 2 wheels, also known as . . .

Featured Bicycles

The 2019 Fuji Roubaix 1.5 is a very light road bike with an aggressive race geometry ideal for pursuing fitness and long rides. It has an aluminum frame, carbon fork and a Shimano Tiagra 10-speed group set. Perfect time of the year to throw a trainer into the purchase, too! This brand new bike is on sale for 20% OFF, yours for only $1,079.

2019 Fuji Roubaix 1.5 on sale at Ferris Wheel Bike Shop Jamaica Plain MA 20 percent off only 1079

Another brand new 2019 bike, the Jamis Sequel is an excellent, comfortable choice for city commuting and winter riding! Its wide tires are perfect for maintaining stability in rougher weather conditions and bumpy city streets. It has 10 speeds total and no front derailleur, keeping things simple. The Shimano hydraulic disc brakes react quickly, with little effort. On sale for 10% off means a savings of $100 for you – only $899 for the Jamis Sequel, which we have in stock in 2 colors.

Jamis Sequel on sale for 10 percent off at Ferris Wheels Bike Shop Jamaica Plain MA
Also brand new, previous model year Jamis Renegade Expat is a versatile street or dirt path road bike. It has a strong, shock absorbing steel frame with a carbon fork makes for a smooth ride. Its Shimano Tiagra group set provides smooth shifting and wide tires add stability. On sale for 20% off, previously $1199, now yours for just $959.

Jamis Renegad Expat 2018 on sale for 20 percent off at Ferris Wheels Bike Shop Jamaica Plain MA

Why Buy Local?

First, our friendly staff love helping you find the exact right bike for you. We ask about how you plan to use your bike, and help you figure out how to get what you need from your purchase.

Our new bikes come with a free 30-ride checkover and one year of free adjustments, as well as the manufacturer’s warranty.

Our used bikes have all been tuned up in our workshop and feature a 30-day limited warranty – way better than Craigslist!

Plus, during our sale, get 10% off all new parts and accessories purchased at the same time that you purchase your new bicycle.

And if you purchase a new All City bicycle (which are not on sale) you get 20% off all new, regularly priced accessories purchased at the same time – only til December 24, 2019.

So stop by whenever we’re open, and get your new or new-to-you bike ASAP!

Open Daily Nov. 30 – Dec. 24, 2019

Monday-Friday 10am-6pm
Saturday 10am-5pm
Sunday 11am-4pm

JP Bike Week Festival 2019


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!

Ferris Wheels Bike Shop Used Bike Sale is Friday-Sunday, March 22-24, 2019

Used Bike Sale Spring 2019

5 Reasons to Check Out the Used Bike Sale at Ferris Wheels Bike Shop

It’s here! Our annual Used Bike Sale is Friday-Sunday, March 22-24. Don’t miss it. Why?!

1. These are quality pre-owned bikes that we feel good about selling to you.
2019_yellow_used_vintage2. All our used bikes have been tuned up in our workshop and feature a 30-day limited warranty – way better than Craigslist.
2019_bright_blue_used3. This is the widest selection of used bikes available at Ferris Wheels Bike Shop all year!
2019_green_used4. This weekend only, get 10% off on all regularly priced parts and accessories purchased at the same time as any bike! Stock up with a helmet, lights, bottle cage, lock, and more – all at a discount.
2019_used_road_bike5. Getting your bike now will let you enjoy riding in all the great weather coming up – don’t miss a perfect spring or summer day to ride your bike.
2019_used_blue_trekStop by Ferris Wheels Bike Shop (66 South Street, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130) to check out our bike selection and other great deals.

This sale is only ONE WEEKEND in Spring 2019:
Friday, March 22, 10am-7pm
Saturday, March 23, 10am-5pm
Sunday, March 24, 11am-4pm

Happy Spring!


Holiday Gift Guide 2018

Looking for the perfect gift for the biker in your life? Swing by the shop for some sweet apparel and accessories fit for any bike nerd.

Bike Bags

Perfect for commuting, or carrying everything you need without weighing yourself down with a backpack.We have handlebar and stem bags for easy access, anti-theft saddle bags for all your emergency supplies, and panniers to accommodate larger loads.


Whether signalling to other bikers on the road, or alerting bikers and pedestrians alike on paths, bells send a clear message. Plus, with these Crane bells, it’s fashion AND function on your bike.


A great addition for cyclists looking to track their riding, or adventurers looking to map their route.



It’s no secret that Boston winters get COLD. Then add the windchill from biking and you really start to feel the sting. But! With these cozy bike gloves you’ll be ready for the worst New England has to throw at you. Bonus: Giro gloves are currently 20% off at Ferris Wheels Bike Shop!



Whether your saddle is looking a little worse for wear, it’s not as comfortable as you’d like, or you’re looking for an upgrade, we have what you’re looking for. We carry a full range – from simple, comfy hybrid saddles to that classic Brooks aesthetic.

Gift Cards

If you’re still not sure what to get, a gift card always fits! We sell gift cards in any amount. Stop by anytime we’re open – and we are open every day until December 25!2015.11_Ferris_Wheels_gift_card

Holiday Sale December 2018


Ferris Wheels Bike Shop is offering plenty of hot deals to keep you warm this winter. Check out our special offers going on now through Christmas! We are open daily until December 25.

Up to 35% off all trainers & trainer accessories

person riding a CycleOps Magnus Lifestyle trainer on a mat in front of a TVStay in shape this winter with an indoor trainer for your road bike!

35% off ALL cycling apparel and shoes + 10% off pedals with purchase of shoes

showing off a black cycling shoe
We have a wide selection of clipless pedals and even more shoes to go in them – everything we have in stock is discounted for our special Holiday Sale, now through Christmas.

20% off all Giro gloves

Giro 100 Proof gloves

Giro 100 Proof gloves

We have lots of gloves to keep you warm, and Giro gloves are on sale.

2016 Yuba Spicy Curry on MEGA SALE

Yuba Spicy Curry was $3999 and is now $3199
This amazing cargo bike was originally $3999, and is now just $3199. Read an independent review in Bike Radar about how the 2016 Yuba Spicy Curry is the ultimate cargo bike. (Please note: our model is Sandstone color, not bright green. This sale applies only to the 2016 Yuba Spicy Curry that we have in stock.)

10% Off ALL 2018 Bikes in stock + Bigger Discounts on Previous Model Years

YES. Every new bike we have in stock, 2018 or older, is discounted now. This is the best time of year to get a new bicycle.

Used Fuji Crosstown Bicycles Only $225

Want an extra, reliable bike to get you through the winter? These comfortable hybrid bicycles are great for city riding! We are selling off our rental fleet from this past season. Get one of these lightly used hybrids for just $225 including the installed bell, basket, water bottle cage, and kickstand. The sale lasts until these bikes are gone. All our used bikes have been tuned up in our workshop and feature a 30-day limited warranty – way better than Craigslist.

Stop by whenever we’re open to see our current selection!