Pedalfest 2018

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Jack London Square

50 Broadway

Oakland, CA 94607

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Presented by Bay Area Bicycle Law, John Muir Health | UCSF Health, and Drake’s Brewing Co., Pedalfest is a free celebration of bikes, cycling, food, and family!

Join us at Jack London Square for a day of bicycle shenanigans, an amphibious bike race, dare-devil stunts, art bikes, and live music on a pedal-powered stage.

Enjoy pedal-powered food, a pedal-powered sound stage featuring live music, daredevil 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.

The first 1,000 people who RSVP will get a free ice cream from Ben & Jerry Ice Cream store in Jack London Square!

Volunteer at Pedalfest for a free t-shirt, lunch, and drink after your shift!

Be a part of Pedalfest!

Pedalfest is a great opportunity for businesses to reach over 25,000 attendees in person and hundreds of thousands as part of Pedalfest Buzz on TV, radio, in print, and online. Become a part of the biggest pedal party in the Bay Area as a sponsor or vendor.

Pedalfest Happenings

Check out dozens of fabulous attractions at Pedalfest!

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.

Rock the Bike Pedal-Powered Stage

Hop on a stationary bike and pedal to generate power for Rock the Bike’s off-grid sound stage! Stage lineup is coming soon!

Kids Bicycle Parade

Be a part of the Kids Bicycle Parade and help kick-off Pedalfest 2018! Walk Oakland Bike Oakland and the Oakland Public Library 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 11am. The parade will cruise through Jack London Square at noon.

Electric Bike Test Track

Curious about electric bikes? Visit our E-Bike Test Track, presented by Trek Bicycles of Berkeley, and take a spin! Visit with manufacturers’ reps, see the latest in bike tech and ride a variety of e-bikes, including electric cargo bikes. Find the E-Bike Test Track at the corner of Broadway and Embarcadero. Riders must be 18 years of age.

Custom Bike Show

Bring your stretched bikes, lowriders, rat rod, vintage bikes, BMX, custom cruisers, tall bike, or any pedal-powered custom vehicles. Sign up now to secure a 10’x10’ booth space for your club! (Bring your own tent. Limited vendor spaces available). Individuals are welcome to bring your custom bike for a display as well.

Application deadline is Friday, July 13. All proceeds benefit Bike East Bay!

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.

Drake’s Brewing Lounge Area

Kick back under the palm trees and enjoy a cold one! All proceeds from Drake’s Brewing will support Bike East Bay.


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 car parts, trampolines, old bicycles and more!

Bike Punk Carnival Rides

Step right up! Ride pedal-powered carnival rides with the Cyclecide bike punk collective.

Theft Prevention Photo Booth

Register your bike at the Dolan Law Firm’s Theft Prevention Booth and learn all the best tips for keeping your favorite two-wheeled machine safe. Come take a photo of your bike and get a free listing on

Learn to Unicycle

Local riders will perform unicycle stunts on the main stage and teach you how to balance on one wheel at their learn-to-ride station.

Oakland Public Library Bike Library

The city’s bike-powered bookmobile pulls into Pedalfest with cascading bookshelves filled with books for locals to browse and even check out!

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50 Broadway

Oakland, CA 94607

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