6th Annual Pedalfest

Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 11:00am to 6:00pm

Pedalfest is a free celebration of bikes, cycling, food and family!

This fun-filled event is for everyone from the recreational rider and casual observer to the seasoned cyclist, showcasing what makes cycling such an amazing activity for individuals, groups and families.

Enjoy pedal-powered food, a pedal powered sound stage featuring live music, dare devil stunts, a kid’s bike rodeo, safety training, and the most amazing collection of bicycles to be seen from vintage and hand built bikes to high-end customs, sturdy commuters and creative art bikes. Free Bike Valet will be available for all visitors!

Join us from 11am to 6pm on Saturday, July 23rd. All proceeds benefit Bike East Bay!

Have a Beer on Us!

Join or Renew your Bike East Bay membership at Pedalfest and get a FREE BEER and a Chinook Book. Find the Bike East Bay tent next to Bike Valet!

Pedalfest Happenings

Check out dozens of fabulous attractions at Pedalfest! Visit the Pedalfest website for a complete list of activities.

The Drome: Stunt Action

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

Amphibious Bike Race

Watch a spectacular display of land- and sea-worthy bikes as they pedal through Jack London Square and into the Oakland Estuary

Kids Bicycle Parade

Be a part of the Kids Bicycle Parade and help kick-off Pedalfest 2016! Walk Oakland Bike Oakland and The Original Scraper Bike Team will be hosting an awesome decorating station where kids can deck out their bikes with spoke cards, streamers, stickers, and more! Join the decoration station at at 11am. The parade will cruise through Jack London Square at noon.

Electric Bike Test Track

Curious about electric bikes? Visit with manufacturers’ reps, see the latest in bike tech and test ride a variety of e-bikes, including electric cargo bikes, on our e-bike test track located at Embarcadero and Broadway. Riders must be 18 years of age.

Bicycle Stunt Shows

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

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.

Karaoke Rickshaw

Sing your heart out to your favorite tunes, all while being pedaled around the festival on a fabulous rickshaw bike.

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.


Builder Peter Wagner brings his cycling creations to Pedalfest! From penny-farthing high wheelers to miniature hand cycles, he has spent years creating an eclectic collection of handmade bicycles built from recycled carparts, trampolines, old bicycles and more!

Theft Prevention Photo Booth

This fun and informative photo booth will raise awareness for bicycle theft and supply owners with the tools to file a police report in the event their bike is stolen. Cyclists will take a photo of their bicycle and then receive their serial number.

Art Bike Welding Demonstration

Artists from Oakland’s non-profit industrial arts school The Crucible will lead a bike build culminating with finished creations at the end of the day.

PDF icon Pedalfest VENDOR.pdf Visit the Pedalfest website