Bikefest Saturday & Sunday 6th - 7th October Honeysuckle
Keen to get out and make the most of this coming weekend? Interested in cyclng? You're in luck!
is happening this Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 October 2012 at Honeysuckle
. Bikefest is a celebration of cycling for fun, fitness and transport. There will be bike rides, entertainment, street art, expos, workshops, Bikestyle fashion parades and test rides at locations along Newcastle's beautiful foreshore and scenic cycleways.
is proud to be hosting a FREE kids ride area
in front of Newcastle Museum
from 10am - 4pm both days
. We will have the full range of
Specialized HOTROCK kids bikes
on hand for the little ones to play and practice on. Our test ride area will be set up within the family-friendly cycle space sponsored by Newcastle Permanent
, where there will be fun activities for kids and coffee for parents!
Come and set your kids free on our track for a while and ask us about the DRIFT BIKES REVOLVE kids bike exchange and upgrade program
Or drop by the DRIFT BIKES expo
and have a chat to the crew. Bring the guys a coffee and you'll get a free hug.
For racing enthusiasts, Bikefest offers one of the region’s premier competitive events – the
Orica Mick Chapman Memorial Criterium
. Honeysuckle will be humming on Sunday with racing starting from 9:00am.
We encourage you to pump up the tyres and gather up your family and friends to come join Newcastle's thriving cycling community at what will be a friendly and inspiring weekend of all things bikes.
Bikefest Newcastle 2012 is sponsored by the Heart Foundation
, Newcastle Permanent
, Bicycle NSW
, Hunter Water
and The Forum
BikeFest will encourage people of all ages and interests to make riding a bike part of their everyday lives, helping build a healthier, more liveable city – good for our people, economy & environment. bikefest.net.au
See you at Bikefest!
The DRIFT BIKES crew