Velopalooza 2018



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Friday June 8

Saturday June 9

Family Friendly

Vancouver Bicycle Club

Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 9:00am. 9AM

Meet At:

6th and Arbutus coffee shop
Notes: Bring a bike in good repair and tools/supplies for fixing flats. If you are new to the club, please state so, and I will bring a waiver for you to sign.

Contact Info:

By: teresaThis ride ventures into sleepy but charming Dundarave in West Vancouver where we turn around to go back to Ambleside for coffee at Crema.  This place is pretty packed, so we can take our goodies to the water for noshing. There’s one hill in Stanley Park and the bridge to overcome, otherwise it’s pretty level. This will be a no-drop ride. Please keep an eye on the Vancouver Bicycle Club website (www.vbc.bc.ca) Saturday morning for possible cancellation in the event of rain. All riders are expected to wear helmets, have basic tools/supplies to repair flats and know how to use [more...]Read comments and more

Bici Libre Bike Building Party

Saturday, June 9, 2018, 10:00am - 3:00pm

Meet At:

Kickstand Community Bike Shop
Notes: entrance in the back alley or on Commercial Drive
By: KickstandCalling all bike mechanics! Whether you are a pro or an amateur looking to get better, we need help building bikes for an awesome program – Bici Libre! We’ll be hosting this event on a regular basis, but the first of the season will be held on Saturday Feb 3rd, from 10am – 4pm at Kickstand. There will be snacks, drink, fun, and plenty of mechanical support for those who need guidance. >> About Bici Libre << Bici Libre is a project of the AMS Bicycle Co-op and Bike Kitchen. The initiative rebuilds used bikes for the use of migrant [more...]Read comments and more

Explore the Seawall Bike Ride (Guided Group Tour)

Saturday, June 9, 2018, 10:00am - 12:00pm
By: Mobi by Shaw GoJoin us on a free guided tour to explore the seawall to Kitsilano Beach! We have hand-picked the best route to enjoy the amazing ocean views on our way to Kitsilano. We will start at the Mobi station at Ontario St & Seawall and we will end at Kitsilano Beach Park. Mobi by Shaw Go will provide the bikes for everyone, so all you have to bring is yourself and your camera. The ride is designed for beginner to moderate riders. However, more experienced riders are of course more than welcome to join. You will also be given a free [more...]Read comments and more

North Shore Brewery Tour

Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 12:00pm
By: Vancouver Wheelmen Vintage Bicycle ClubLet’s celebrate our love for riding bikes and drinking locally made beers by touring North Vancouver’s finest craft breweries! It’s our 4th annual! So come join us for a fun cruise of the ever improving Spirit Trail to sample the best the Shore has to offer.Read comments and more

Bike Rave

Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 8:00pm. Gather at 8:00pm, ride at dusk.
By: Bike RaveCalling all sound bikes. And people that love bike raves! With mobile sound systems and bumpin’ tunes, the bike rave returns to the Velopalooza festival and rides to Vancouver’s best party spots. Get your bike decorated up with every flashing, blinking, thing you can – and get ready for a super fun spring night. Got a bike that pumps out bumpin’ tunes – bring that!  The pace will be easy and will stay on bike routes where we can, with several stops to enjoy the tunes and allow stragglers to catch up. Dress like you’re going to be outside at [more...]Read comments and more

Sunday June 10

Family Friendly

Island City by Bike Tour

Sunday, June 10, 2018, 9:30am - 12:30pm
By: City of RichmondJoin the City of Richmond’s Island City by Bike Tour! And tour north west Richmond and Sea Island. The RCMP Bike Registry will be on hand. There will be a bus bike rack demo. And you can win cool bike stuff. Register online using Course Code #2250742.Read comments and more

Recumbent and friends

Sunday, June 10, 2018, 1:30pm - 4:30pm

Meet At:

Science World
Notes: Meet by the bronze sculpture
By: ColinA gentle 9.2km ride (each way), on designated bike routes, along the waterfront from Science World to Jericho Beach concession.  There are few hills and a minimum of traffic, along the route.  It should take about an hour to get to Jericho Beach, we’ll hang out under the trees (washrooms and concession food available) to talk ‘bent, then take our time returning to Science World. Science World is just across the street from the Main Street SkyTrain station and there are both ground level parking and parkades in the area. Recumbent cyclists, recumbent interested and friends are welcome. Route info [more...]Read comments and more

Monday June 11

Vanier Bike Park - Dig Day

Monday, June 11, 2018, 3:00pm - 9:00pm. bbq at 6-ish

Meet At:

Vanier Park - Bicycle Skills Park
Notes: Across the street from Bard on the Beach tents.
By: Vancouver Dirt Jump CoalitionVanier Bike Park – Dig Day Come check out Vancouver’s only dirt jumps. – Ride the pump track!  (All skill levels) – Larger jump lines are also open for riding. – We are working on improvements to the beginner jump line. – We have tools, etc., just bring your bike! https://www.facebook.com/events/2412771092070039/Read comments and more

CANCELED: Roll The Dice Ride

Moved to June 19
Was: Monday, June 11, 2018 at 7:00pm. Ride will leave at 7:20

Meet At:

Mount Pleasant Park
By: MikeA ride led by chance. Big dice are rolled to determine how many blocks to ride, and which direction to turn once we get there (ie: Odd total = Turn right, Even = left). Previous years’ rides have roamed both East Van and Mount Pleasant. Pleasant surprises have included ice cream, jungle gyms, and mostly unnoticed public art. What adventures will Lady Luck find for us this time? Since dice don’t understand the concept of designated bike routes,  riders should be pretty comfortable on city streets. Pace will be casual with short stops at anything interesting we come across. A [more...]Read comments and more

Tuesday June 12

Hub Cycling Burnaby Committee

Tuesday, June 12, 2018, 6:15pm - 8:15pm
Repeats: Second Tuesday of every month

Meet At:

BCIT Burnaby Campus
Notes: Building SE12 (east entrance), Room 101Q. See the map at https://bikehub.ca/sites/default/files/burnaby_meeting_map.pdf
By: Cathy GriffinDo you ride your bike in Burnaby? Are you interested in local cycling action and advocacy for improved infrastructure? Attend your local HUB Cycling committee meeting to see what’s happening. All are welcome – no experience required! More details at: https://bikehub.ca/burnaby Email Cathy Griffin, the Chair of the Burnaby Committee, to find out more about the committee, at burnabybikehub.caRead comments and more

Purple & Yellow Volunteer Night

Tuesday, June 12, 2018, 6:15pm - 9:00pm
Repeats: Every Tuesday

Meet At:

The Bike Kitchen
Notes: Room 36, UBC Life Building
By: AMS Bike Co-op and Bike KitchenCome help us work on our famed Purple and Yellow bike share fleet!  From building, maintenance to painting the bikes with their signature colours, its a fun way to get involved and learn about bike mechanics. No experience needed – we’ll teach you!  There’s no need to sign up beforehand, just drop in. All volunteers are provided with a free pizza dinner.Read comments and more

Wednesday June 13

Family Friendly Bring Money

Kids Bike Library

Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 10:00am - 6:00pm. Free kids bike tune-ups from 4pm - 6pm.
Repeats: Every Wednesday in May - September

Meet At:

The Bike Kitchen
Notes: The portable between Irving K. Barber and Brock Hall.

Contact Info:

604-822-BIKE
By: AMS Bike Co-op and Bike KitchenThe Kids Bike Library (KBL) is similar to a regular library, but with bikes! During the summer on Wednesdays from 10:00am – 6:00pm, kids and youth can come trade a bike they have outgrown for one their size (includes bikes with 20” wheels or smaller). Unlike a regular library, you can keep the bike for as long as you need it without having to worry about renewing. Don’t have a bike? No problem! We also provide bikes to children and youth by-donation, even if you don’t have one to swap. From 4:00pm – 6:00pm on KBL Wednesdays, we also offer [more...]Read comments and more

Soft Serve Wednesday Bike Polo

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 6:00pm. Games usually wrap up at dusk, depending on number and keenness of attendees.
Repeats: Every Wednesday

Meet At:

Grandview Park
Notes: Polo court at the west side of the park
By: East Van Bike PoloSoft Serve Wednesdays is East Van Bike Polo’s program for newer and casual players, held at Grandview Park on Sundays from 6 PM onwards, weather permitting. Court time for new players is prioritized, although regulars will be on hand to provide loaner gear and nerd out about polo. You can play a few non-competitive games of pick-up, or just to say hi and check things out. Bring your friends, too! To start playing, you should be able to ride a bike with one hand. You can use your own bike, or borrow one at the court. Mallets will be provided [more...]Read comments and more

Bike Kitchen Women & Queer Night

Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 6:15pm - 9:00pm. Starts about 15 mins after 6:00 pm.
Repeats: Second Wednesday of every month

Meet At:

The Bike Kitchen
Notes: Room 36, UBC Life Building
By: AMS Bike Co-op and Bike KitchenWomen & Queer Night takes place on the second Wednesday of every month. This free event offers a positive space for cis women, trans women, femmes, and all queer folks to take up space in the shop and learn about bike maintenance in a relaxed environment facilitated by women and/or queer-identified mechanics and volunteers. Fix your bike with our tools or just come hang out. Beginners are encouraged to come and ask all of the questions. Oh, and we provide free pizza too!Read comments and more
Family Friendly Bring Money

OCB Members & Volunteer Night

Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Repeats: Second and Fourth Wednesday of every month
By: Our Community BikesOn the second and fourth Wednesday night of each month, Our Community Bikes members and volunteers get to use the shop for free! this is a perfect time to get your bike ready for spring and summer riding. Not a member yet? Its easy. The cost is $40 per year. And this gets you access to free shop time on member nights, 10% off used parts, a vote at the OCB AGM, a one time free $5-$15 used part, and the sweet satisfaction of knowing you are helping out your community bike shop!Read comments and more

Thursday June 14

Family Friendly

Bike Rack Design Contest Exhibition

Thursday, June 14, 2018, 12:00pm - 8:00pm
Repeats: June 14 - 15
By: Viva VancouverWe received over 450 entries for our bike rack design contest! Join us at City Lab to view all the submissions and vote on your favourite shortlisted design. Don’t miss our opening reception on Thursday (4-8 pm) featuring: – FOOD – SHORT FILMS by Modacity – GIVEWAYS – AND MORE! We’ll also be showcasing submissions at: – The 2018 Main Street Car Free Day Festival – Vancouver’s 4th Annual Cargo Bike ChampionshipRead comments and more

Bike Rack Design Contest Opening Reception

Thursday, June 14, 2018, 4:00pm - 8:00pm
By: Viva VancouverWe received over 450 entries for our bike rack design contest! Join us at City Lab to view all the submissions and vote on your favourite shortlisted design. Don’t miss our opening reception on Thursday (4-8 pm) featuring: – FOOD – SHORT FILMS by Modacity – GIVEWAYS – AND MORE! We’ll also be showcasing submissions at: – The 2018 Main Street Car Free Day Festival – Vancouver’s 4th Annual Cargo Bike ChampionshipRead comments and more

Hub Cycling North Shore Committee

Thursday, June 14, 2018, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Repeats: Second Thursday of every month

Meet At:

North Vancouver City Library
Notes: Don Preston Boardroom (2nd floor)
By: Tony ValenteDo you ride your bike in North Vancouver or West Vancouver? Are you interested in local cycling action and advocacy for improved infrastructure? Attend your local HUB Cycling committee meeting to see what’s happening. All are welcome – no experience required! More details at: https://bikehub.ca/north-shore-north-vancouver-west-vancouver Email Tony Valente, the Chair of the North Shore – North Vancouver & West Vancouver Committee, to find out more about the committee, at northshorebikehub.caRead comments and more

Chumak Way - Cycle U.S. & Canada for Peace - meet the team

Thursday, June 14, 2018, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Contact Info:

(613) 219 1865
Local organizer: Natalia Jatskevich (778) 899-8048
By: Anna DombrovskaMeet Chumak Way cycling team in Vancouver, BC! Join us on Thursday, June 14, at 7:00 PM (PDT) to find out about Chumak Way cycling tour. Meet the cyclists and war veterans from Ukraine! Find out about their 2,500 km of cycling adventures along the way from Los Angeles to Vancouver and how they plan to cycle the rest 7,500 of 10,000 km of the tour across the U.S. and Canada. See the hottest cycling innovations made in Ukraine such as electric Delfast bikes, hipster wooden frame WoodRover and the legendary ultra-light Eney trek bike created by the Antonov aerospace [more...]Read comments and more

BRS Weekly Social Ride

Thursday, June 14, 2018 at 8:00pm. We meet around 8PM and ride around 8:30PM
Repeats: Every Thursday

Meet At:

Dude Chilling Park
Notes: Meet in the park - look for a bunch of bikes
By: CraigoLike your Bike? So do we 😉 Come ride with us We meet every Thursday around 8PM at Dude Chilling Park All riders and levels welcome!Read comments and more

Friday June 15

Family Friendly

Bike Rack Design Contest Exhibition

Friday, June 15, 2018, 12:00pm - 8:00pm
Repeats: June 14 - 15
By: Viva VancouverWe received over 450 entries for our bike rack design contest! Join us at City Lab to view all the submissions and vote on your favourite shortlisted design. Don’t miss our opening reception on Thursday (4-8 pm) featuring: – FOOD – SHORT FILMS by Modacity – GIVEWAYS – AND MORE! We’ll also be showcasing submissions at: – The 2018 Main Street Car Free Day Festival – Vancouver’s 4th Annual Cargo Bike ChampionshipRead comments and more
Family Friendly

Ride & Social on the beach - Chumak Way - Cycle U.S. & Canada for Peace

Friday, June 15, 2018 at 6:00pm. 6:00 PM (PDT) - MEET & START - Spanish Banks West Parking Lot A, NW Marine Dr, Vancouver, BC V6T 1X8 6:30-7:00 PM (PDT) - RIDE - from Spanish Banks West to Jerico Beach and back (6 km return trip) 7:00 (PDT) - SOCIAL & SNACK - Spanish Banks Beach

Meet At:

Spanish Banks West

Contact Info:

6132191865
Local organizer: Natalia Jatskevich (778) 899-8048
By: Anna DombrovskaRide with Chumak Way cycling team in Vancouver, BC! Join us on Friday, June 15, at 6:00 PM (PDT) for a family friendly BIKE RIDE and SOCIAL on the BEACH. Everyone is welcome!!! FREE food and beverages! Meet the cyclists and war veterans from Ukraine! Find out about their 2,500 km of cycling adventures along the way from Los Angeles to Vancouver and how they plan to cycle the rest 7,500 of 10,000 km of the tour across the U.S. and Canada. 6:00 PM (PDT) – MEET & START – Spanish Banks West Parking Lot A, NW Marine Dr, Vancouver, [more...]Read comments and more

That 90's Ride!!!!!

Friday, June 15, 2018 at 8:00pm. We rollin out at 8!

Meet At:

Grandview Park
Notes: Meet near the playground!
By: Birds Of CanadaWhooa dudes and dudedettes, this is it! Totally rad! That 90’s Ride!!!!! Hosted by Velopalooza!!!! Bring some cool shades! Wear your neon shorts and kicks! Groove to all your favorite hits! It’s gonna be a slammin time! The ride starts at Grandview Park, at the corner of Charles and Commercial Drive, and ends at Second Beach! We be rolling out at 8pm, ain’t no thang if you’re running late, just get down to one of the route stops and join up! Here’s the route we’re gonna jam: – Meet up at Grandview Park, near the playground! – 1st stop: Creekside [more...]Read comments and more

Saturday June 16

Family Friendly

Kits Block Parties on Car Free Vancouver Weekend

Saturday, June 16, 2018, 9:00am - 7:00pm
Repeats: June 16, June 17, June 30, June 31, July 1, July 2
By: Car Free Day KitsilanoCome check out block parties in Vancouver’s Kitsilano neighbourhood on Car Free Vancouver Weekends!Read comments and more
Family Friendly

Bike Rack Design Contest Exhibition

Saturday, June 16, 2018, 10:00am - 3:00pm
By: Viva VancouverWe received over 450 entries for our bike rack design contest! Join us at City Lab to view all the submissions and vote on your favourite shortlisted design. Don’t miss our opening reception on Thursday (4-8 pm) featuring: – FOOD – SHORT FILMS by Modacity – GIVEWAYS – AND MORE! We’ll also be showcasing submissions at: – The 2018 Main Street Car Free Day Festival – Vancouver’s 4th Annual Cargo Bike ChampionshipRead comments and more
Family Friendly

West End Car Free Day

Saturday, June 16, 2018, 12:00pm - 7:00pm
By: Car Free DayLove the West End? Come celebrate our 11th anniversary with us at the West End Car Free Day on Denman Street from Robson to Davie, Saturday June 16th! Want to get involved? Volunteer with us! http://www.carfreevancouver.org/get-involved The West End brings together business owners, community organizations, artists and volunteers to seed the idea of building a better, more livable city. There are music stages and jam sessions to listen to, art being exhibited and created live on the street and plenty of places to grab a bite to eat or something to drink. Come and enjoy an amazing summer experience, car-free! [more...]Read comments and more

Sidesaddle Anniversary Party

Saturday, June 16, 2018, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
By: SidesaddleSidesaddle is turning 3 years old this June! We hope to celebrate with all of our awesome friends and customers. Bring your family and friends for live entertainment (band, Breaking Boundaries), door prizes, games, drinks and more!Read comments and more

Sunday June 17

Family Friendly

Kits Block Parties on Car Free Vancouver Weekend

Sunday, June 17, 2018, 9:00am - 7:00pm
Repeats: June 16, June 17, June 30, June 31, July 1, July 2
By: Car Free Day KitsilanoCome check out block parties in Vancouver’s Kitsilano neighbourhood on Car Free Vancouver Weekends!Read comments and more
Family Friendly

Main Street Car Free Day

Sunday, June 17, 2018, 12:00pm - 7:00pm
By: Main Street Car Free DayMain Street Car Free Day is back and celebrating it’s 11th year running! We’ll kick things off for the neighbourhood’s biggest party on Sunday, June 17th at 12pm on Main Street between Broadway and 30th. The heart of Mount Pleasent, Main Street is a vibrant area featuring food, arts, music, and nightlife. It is known for its’ small independent shops, craft breweries, and youthful residents. Want to get involved? Volunteer with us! http://www.carfreevancouver.org/get-involved The biggest of Vancouver’s Car Free Day festivals spanning 21 blocks, Main Street has 15 stages and mini festivals along the entire street. This is a fun, [more...]Read comments and more

Monday June 18

Tuesday June 19

Purple & Yellow Volunteer Night

Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 6:15pm - 9:00pm
Repeats: Every Tuesday

Meet At:

The Bike Kitchen
Notes: Room 36, UBC Life Building
By: AMS Bike Co-op and Bike KitchenCome help us work on our famed Purple and Yellow bike share fleet!  From building, maintenance to painting the bikes with their signature colours, its a fun way to get involved and learn about bike mechanics. No experience needed – we’ll teach you!  There’s no need to sign up beforehand, just drop in. All volunteers are provided with a free pizza dinner.Read comments and more

Hub Cycling Vancouver/UBC Committee

Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Repeats: Third Tuesday of every month except August and December

Meet At:

Creekside Community Recreation Centre
By: Jeff LeighDo you ride your bike in Vancouver or UBC/University Endowment Lands? Are you interested in local cycling action and advocacy for improved infrastructure? Attend your local HUB Cycling committee meeting to see what’s happening. All are welcome – no experience required! More details at: https://bikehub.ca/vancouver-ubc Email Jeff Leigh, the Chair of the Vancouver Committee, to find out more about the committee, at vancouverbikehub.caRead comments and more

Hub Cycling Richmond/YVR Committee

Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Repeats: Third Tuesday of every month except July and August
By: Stephen DesRochesDo you ride your bike in Richmond or around YVR/Sea Island? Are you interested in local cycling action and advocacy for improved infrastructure? Attend your local HUB Cycling committee meeting to see what’s happening. All are welcome – no experience required! More details at: https://bikehub.ca/richmond-yvr Email Stephen DesRoches, the Chair of the Richmond/YVR Committee, to find out more about the committee, at richmondbikehub.caRead comments and more

Roll The Dice Ride

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at 7:00pm. Ride will leave at 7:20

Meet At:

Mount Pleasant Park
By: MikeA ride led by chance. Big dice are rolled to determine how many blocks to ride, and which direction to turn once we get there (ie: Odd total = Turn right, Even = left). Previous years’ rides have roamed both East Van and Mount Pleasant. Pleasant surprises have included ice cream, jungle gyms, and mostly unnoticed public art. What adventures will Lady Luck find for us this time? Since dice don’t understand the concept of designated bike routes,  riders should be pretty comfortable on city streets. Pace will be casual with short stops at anything interesting we come across. A [more...]Read comments and more

Wednesday June 20

Family Friendly Bring Money

Kids Bike Library

Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 10:00am - 6:00pm. Free kids bike tune-ups from 4pm - 6pm.
Repeats: Every Wednesday in May - September

Meet At:

The Bike Kitchen
Notes: The portable between Irving K. Barber and Brock Hall.

Contact Info:

604-822-BIKE
By: AMS Bike Co-op and Bike KitchenThe Kids Bike Library (KBL) is similar to a regular library, but with bikes! During the summer on Wednesdays from 10:00am – 6:00pm, kids and youth can come trade a bike they have outgrown for one their size (includes bikes with 20” wheels or smaller). Unlike a regular library, you can keep the bike for as long as you need it without having to worry about renewing. Don’t have a bike? No problem! We also provide bikes to children and youth by-donation, even if you don’t have one to swap. From 4:00pm – 6:00pm on KBL Wednesdays, we also offer [more...]Read comments and more
Family Friendly

Vancouver’s 4th Annual Cargo Bike Championship

Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
By: ModacityYou are cordially invited to join us at Vancouver’s 4th Annual Cargo Bike Championship. The event will take place during HUB’s ‘Bike to Shop Days’ Media Launch in Jack Poole Plaza from 4:30pm to 6:30pm, where we will be racing longjohns and longtails of all shapes and sizes, with a chance to win some great prizes. Through the generous support of the Vancouver Convention Centre, we have secured a “closed” oval, with multiple cargo bikes racing at the same time, all with the Olympic Cauldron and North Shore Mountains as our backdrop. We are asking entrants to register for the [more...]Read comments and more

Soft Serve Wednesday Bike Polo

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 6:00pm. Games usually wrap up at dusk, depending on number and keenness of attendees.
Repeats: Every Wednesday

Meet At:

Grandview Park
Notes: Polo court at the west side of the park
By: East Van Bike PoloSoft Serve Wednesdays is East Van Bike Polo’s program for newer and casual players, held at Grandview Park on Sundays from 6 PM onwards, weather permitting. Court time for new players is prioritized, although regulars will be on hand to provide loaner gear and nerd out about polo. You can play a few non-competitive games of pick-up, or just to say hi and check things out. Bring your friends, too! To start playing, you should be able to ride a bike with one hand. You can use your own bike, or borrow one at the court. Mallets will be provided [more...]Read comments and more

OCB WTQ Night

Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Repeats: First and Third Wednesday of every month
By: Our Community BikesTwice a month Our Community Bikes (OCB) open our doors after hours to women, trans and queer identifying people to use the shop. It’s a welcoming space for people who may feel less comfortable in the male dominated realms of cycling and mechanics. At WTQ night tool and stand rental are free! Just bring your bike down and our mechanics will be on hand to support you with your repair.Read comments and more
Family Friendly

Eco-Art Ride

Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 7:00pm - 8:30pm. Gather at 7pm, ride at 7:15

Meet At:

Napier Greenway
Notes: In between Sweet Cherubim & Choices Market
By: BeaInterested in the environment and public art? Eco-Art is a type of art that celebrates our environment and prompts the viewer to consider environmental justice, issues of sustainability, and other important subjects. Join us for a ride to look at the installations for the Community Arts Council of Vancouver’s Eco-Art Walk in Grandview-Woodland. If you’re interested in the art but can’t make the ride, pick up a map at Britannia Community Centre for a self-serve tour; or for more info check out http://www.cacv.ca/programs/environmental-art/Read comments and more

Thursday June 21

BRS Weekly Social Ride

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 8:00pm. We meet around 8PM and ride around 8:30PM
Repeats: Every Thursday

Meet At:

Dude Chilling Park
Notes: Meet in the park - look for a bunch of bikes
By: CraigoLike your Bike? So do we 😉 Come ride with us We meet every Thursday around 8PM at Dude Chilling Park All riders and levels welcome!Read comments and more

Friday June 22

Bike to Shop Days

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 7:00am
Repeats: Friday, June 22, Saturday, June 23, Sunday, June 24

Contact Info:

6044181651
Jennifer Schvimer
By: Jen SBike to Shop Days is a free HUB Cycling community event that provides tips about the gear, techniques and routes that allow participants to use their bicycles for shopping! This three day long event includes route maps for shopping, guided rides, discounts at local shops around Metro Vancouver and celebration stations with cycling information, snacks, and free bike tune-ups. Registration grants access to discounts at over 100 shops across Metro Vancouver and allows folks to be eligible to win a grand prize. Register today and discover the ease and fun of shopping by bike!Read comments and more

A Farewell P.U.P. Ride

Friday, June 22, 2018, 7:30pm - 10:30pm

Meet At:

TBD (Watch the Facebook Event page for location!)
Notes: Bring donation money for the performers!
By: ThomAs many of you know I’m wrapping up my Vancouver life and heading off to the flatlands of Saskatchewan with the wife to begin a new chapter. Why not have one final PUP Ride as a send-off! An evening of Pop Up Performance and Biking through Vancouver. The ride will have 3 performers from a variety of disciplines showcase their artistic creations at a unique pop up locations. The concept is simple; everyone gathers at a central location at 8pm, we’ll depart for our first pop up outdoor location at 8:30pm. After this we’ll all mount-up and ride to the [more...]Read comments and more

Led Zep ride v3

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 7:30pm. meet 7.30, ride at 8 sharp

Meet At:

Crab Park
Notes: meet by the gazebo
By: farrbott… Bring ‘The Best of Led Zeppelin’ album (as pictured) on your player/speaker/system, big or small. It’s NOT compulsory to bring any kind of system to participate on the ride, come and ride and rock out as we ride into the sunset:-) Meet by the gazebo inf Crab Park for 7.30pm. We ride at 8.00 sharp. After we synchronize the music, we will head out under Canada Place for some early acoustical bliss in the tunnel for a track or two, then on round the Seawall towards Stanley park, stopping again for a track or two in the tunnel under [more...]Read comments and more

Saturday June 23

Bike to Shop Days

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 7:00am
Repeats: Friday, June 22, Saturday, June 23, Sunday, June 24

Contact Info:

6044181651
Jennifer Schvimer
By: Jen SBike to Shop Days is a free HUB Cycling community event that provides tips about the gear, techniques and routes that allow participants to use their bicycles for shopping! This three day long event includes route maps for shopping, guided rides, discounts at local shops around Metro Vancouver and celebration stations with cycling information, snacks, and free bike tune-ups. Registration grants access to discounts at over 100 shops across Metro Vancouver and allows folks to be eligible to win a grand prize. Register today and discover the ease and fun of shopping by bike!Read comments and more
Bring Money

GearUp4CF

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 9:00am

Contact Info:

604-436-1158
By: Cystic Fibrosis Canada - BC & YukonThis is the 13th Annual GearUp4CF where riders can choose from 50km and 100km rides in Vancouver on June 23 or our more challenging 2-day ride from Vancouver to beautiful Manning Park from Saturday, June 23 to Sunday, June 24. GearUp4CF has raised nearly $2 million! We invite you to join us as we raise even more to achieve our vision of a world without cystic fibrosis. You must register and registrations will close on June 4 for the 2-day ride and June 15 for the 1 day rides. Riders may register after these dates by calling our office on [more...]Read comments and more
Family Friendly

HUB Cycling: Downtown Vancouver to West Vancouver Guided Ride

Saturday, June 23, 2018, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Meet At:

Lot 19 (855 West Hastings)
By: JenniferDo you like bikes? Do you like biking with a squad of two wheeled fun loving individuals? The join HUB Cycling for our guided ride on Saturday, June 23rd for our Bike to Shop Days event! Bike to Shop is a free community event that celebrates cycling for transportation and demonstrates how fun, convenient and affordable it is to make trips by bike. From June 23rd to 24th, you can join our guided rides but also score discounts at local shops and visit celebration stations. At our celebration stations you can get your bike tuned up, learn how to carry [more...]Read comments and more

Jazz Party Bike Ride (Guided Group Tour)

Saturday, June 23, 2018, 11:00am - 1:00pm
By: Mobi by Shaw GoJoin us on a free guided tour to explore the city on our way to Vancouver International Jazz Festival! We have hand-picked the best route to enjoy downtown Vancouver. We will start at the Mobi station at Coal Harbour Community Centre and we will end at Robson Square where Vancouver International Jazz Festival kicks off at 12pm. Mobi by Shaw Go will provide the bikes for everyone, so all you have to bring is yourself and your sense of adventure. The ride is designed for beginner to moderate riders. However, more experienced riders are of course more than welcome to [more...]Read comments and more
Adults Only (19+)

Both Bridges Brewery Tour v6

Saturday, June 23, 2018, 12:30pm - 6:30pm. meet at 12.30, ride at 1 sharp

Meet At:

Nelson Park
Notes: meet under trees on corner of Thurlow & Nelson
By: farrbottBikes and Beer, it’s just right isn’t it? This is a tour of the breweries on my ‘both bridges’ route. This will be a tastetastic afternoon of beer sampling that includes visiting breweries that have opened since the last ride. We will ride Lions Gate Bridge then hit Black Kettle, Beere, Bridge. Then ride 2nd Narrows to DOAN and end at East Van Brewing Co. Only drink within your limit to ensure your safety on the road and the safety of the group. As always, it’s your decision, you ride at your own risk. I’m not your mom 😉 This [more...]Read comments and more

The Summer Solstice Ride

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 5:00pm. Leave at 6:00pm

Meet At:

Crab Park
Notes: In the park at the North foot of Main Street
By: Terminal City RidersOne of our biggest events of the year! Come on out for this ‘Longest Day’ ride. Meet up at Crab Park around 5pm, roll out at 6. Parade route through Gastown, Olympic Village and on our way out towards Kits. Continue on through to Jericho for a final sunset at the far end of Spanish Banks.Read comments and more

Sunday June 24

Bike to Shop Days

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 7:00am
Repeats: Friday, June 22, Saturday, June 23, Sunday, June 24

Contact Info:

6044181651
Jennifer Schvimer
By: Jen SBike to Shop Days is a free HUB Cycling community event that provides tips about the gear, techniques and routes that allow participants to use their bicycles for shopping! This three day long event includes route maps for shopping, guided rides, discounts at local shops around Metro Vancouver and celebration stations with cycling information, snacks, and free bike tune-ups. Registration grants access to discounts at over 100 shops across Metro Vancouver and allows folks to be eligible to win a grand prize. Register today and discover the ease and fun of shopping by bike!Read comments and more
Bring Money

Ride Don't Hide

Sunday, June 24, 2018, 7:00am - 12:00pm
By: CMHAA community bike ride to create awareness about the importance of mental health and to raise funds for programs helping those who are dealing with mental illness. The Greater Vancouver starts and finishes with celebration activities at Swangard Stadium, 3883 Imperial Street, Burnaby (south east corner of Kingsway and Boundary). The ride has four different routes (10KM, 20KM, 60KM, and 100KM) and is suitable for riders of all ages and all skill levels. The routes start in Burnaby, travel through the streets of Vancouver (and Richmond if 60KM or 100KM), and return back to Burnaby. Your registration fees includes: A [more...]Read comments and more
Family Friendly

Fun rides, Free! Sundays June - September

Sunday, June 24, 2018, 10:00am - 12:30pm. Leave at 10-ish. Suitable for 12-15 years and up.
Repeats: Every Sunday in June 24, July 16, August 16 and 26

Meet At:

Varies

Contact Info:

By: cathy griffinHi I am a member of HUB Burnaby and have been taking people out on bike rides around the lower mainland for a few years. I am wondering if you can post my rides with your members. thank you Cathy Griffin Here is my schedule June – September Sunday, June 24th, 10-12 noon. Start at McGill Public Library in Burnaby ride to Deep Cove. Suitable for 15 years and up. Wear a helmet, bring water and sunscreen. Will discuss riding etiquette etc., Free. Ride led by Cathy Griffin, HUB Burnaby member. Sunday July 16th Start at Burnaby Fraser Foreshore Park, [more...]Read comments and more

HUB Cycling: Downtown Vancouver to North Vancouver Guided Ride

Sunday, June 24, 2018, 11:00am - 12:00pm
By: JenniferJoin HUB Cycling for our guided ride from downtown Vancouver to North Vancouver on Sunday, June 24th for our Bike to Shop Days event! Our guided ride to North Vancouver is on Sunday, June 24th, from 11:00am-12:00pm. The 10km ride with start at Lot 19 (855 West Hastings). We will ride over the Lions Gate Bridge and end at the Lower Lonsdale Celebration Station for ice cream, prizes, bike tune-ups and other family-friendly entertainment. Lots of cafes and shops in the area will be offering discounts for Bike to Shop Days participants. Bike to Shop is a free community event [more...]Read comments and more
Family Friendly

HUB Cycling: South Vancouver to Steveston, Richmond Guided Ride

Sunday, June 24, 2018, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Meet At:

Marine Drive Canada Line Station
By: JenniferJoin HUB Cycling for our guided ride from South Vancouver to Steveston, Richmond on Sunday, June 24th for our Bike to Shop Days event! Our guided ride from South Vancouver to Steveston is on Sunday, June 24th, from 11:00am-12:00pm. The 12km ride with start at the Marine Drive Canada Line Station and we will bike to Steveston, Richmond over the fantastic new Canada Line Bridge for pedestrians and cyclists! We will stop at the Steveston Celebration Station for bike tune-ups, giveaways, and prizes. Cafes and shops in the area will be offering discounts for folks who show their helmet and [more...]Read comments and more

Tour de Playground

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 1:30pm. Ride will leave at 2pm

Meet At:

False Creek Community Center
Notes: Meet at the bike racks on the South side of the building
By: MikeRiding bikes, climbing on things, sliding on slides, and swinging on swings! They’ll even be a zip-line or two! What could possibly be better? A curated tour of some of the best play-sites Vancouver has to offer. Let your inner (or outer) child out to recess with a crew of other adventurous, maturity challenged bike folks. Superheroes, supervillains, dinosaurs, and wearers of silly hats are all strongly encouraged to attend the premiere bike and play event of the year. Start practicing hanging upside down by your ankles, re-memorizing your jump rope rhymes, and building up your tolerance for extended stretches [more...]Read comments and more