Wednesday, June 10, 2015


Rock and a lot of Roll!

70 events in 16 days promises to keep riders rolling



elopalooza, a two-week festival of bike fun in Vancouver, is set to start Friday, June 12th and run until Sunday, June 28th.


At the festival, anyone and everyone is encouraged to host and attend bike rides and events which are all promoted by our web site at, and a printed calendar which will be distributed throughout Vancouver.


This year we are expecting over 70 cycling events including events and rides about:

Parks, green spaces, and the great outdoors
Food and eating
Hidden gems of the city
Local history, hobbies, political activism
Rides for families and children
Themed dress code and bike types
Learning to ride and maintain your bicycle

Something truly for everyone!

Inspired by Portland's Pedalpalooza, Velopalooza first occurred in Vancouver in June 2010 with ten days of 68 events.

Sponsors and supporters this year include: CCEC Credit Union, the Bike Doctor, Union Street Cycle, HUB, BEST, the UBC Bike Kitchen, Kickstand, We Cycle magazine, the BC Cycling Coalition, AMS Bike Co-op, and Our Community Bikes.

For more information and a complete list of events, visit the festival's web site at:


The Facebook event is at:



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