Get your Bike in shape! In the ‘hood? check out Bike NY’s Bike Fest…

It’s getting (and staying!) warm now- hallelujah! Whether you are a year round cycler or just breaking out the bike now that the weather is getting nicer, check out this Cycle Care Kit for all your tune up needs. Kit includes Stainless Steel Chrome Tin Polish (helps restore luster to metal parts of bikes) , Wash & Wax (gently cleans and applies wax to preserve painted finishes and prevent rust), Sprocket & Gear Oil (specially formulated for bicycle chains to lubricate, prevent rust and cling to the chain and sprockets for keeping the gears and chain in peak performance), Natural Insect Bug Repellent (organic ingredients discourage bugs from invading your ride). Makes a nice gift too! Cycle Care Kit– $19.95.  And if you’re in the ‘hood, check out Bike NY’s Bike Fest for lots of fun family friendly activities.

Bike Fest

 Saturday, April 30, 10 am – 4 pm, Brooklyn Bridge Park

 Bike New York proudly announces the first-ever Five Boro Bike Fest. This free,

family-friendly event is open to the public and features live entertainment,

classes, bike repair, and an expo with demos and giveaways. The Bike Fest is

part of a fun-filled weekend that kicks off Bike Month.

Activities at Bike Fest

Bicycling “how-to” classes

10:30 Wear a helmet

10:30 Fix-a-flat

11:00 Use your gears

11:30 How to buy a bicycle

11:30 Chain maintenance

12:00 Adjust your bike for a comfortable ride

12:30 Stretching for cyclists

12:30 Fix-a-flat

1:00 Fuel up–gels, bars, beans, oh my!

1:30 How to buy a bicycle

1:30 Commute by bicycle

2:30 Use your gears

2:30 Fix-a-flat

3:00 Chain maintenance

3:30 Adjust your bike for a comfortable ride

 Musical Entertainment

11:30 Bomba Yo

1:00 The Meetles

3:00 JamX Courtesy of the Jamaica Tourist Board

Cyclist Services

9:45-3:45 Valet bike parking

10:00-4:00

Bike repair

10:00-4:00 Bicycle quick check

 Family Activities

10:15 Magic Al

11:00-2:00 Face painting and balloon sculpting

2:00 Looney Louie

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