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MEC Bikefest

Saturday, June 16, 10:00am - 4:00pm

Meet At:

Eau Claire Plaza

Contact Info:

403.269.2420
By: Liam Perrott
MEC Bikefest is a day-long community celebration of all things bicycle related. Our goal is to bring together Calgary’s bicycle community and those new to bikes, to celebrate the wonders of cycling.  At MEC Bikefest, you can...
■Join a group ride – road or mountain!
■Take a clinic to learn bike maintenance
■Sign your kid up for a clinic to learn bike skills with Pedalheads (any age, from tots on push bikes to teens on 2-wheelers)
■Check out the new bikes in town
■Take one of those new bikes for a test ride
■Buy a new bell
■Grab some lunch at a food truck
■Watch a cycling movie
■Power our Market Collective musicians with a bike-powered stage
■Donate your old bike to charity
■Donate your old helmet to science
■Buy or sell used cycling gear at the gear swap
■Wash your old bike (or your new bike!)
■Get a mechanic to give your bike a quick tune
■Drop into a free info session about commuting
■Help your kids decorate their bike
■Win giveaways and prize draws (including a bike!)
■Snack on a Camino chocolate bar
■Pose with your bike in the photo booth
■Do some yoga
■Slackline
■Win a race
■Ride your bike

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