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Wild Ride Mountain Bike Festival

wild-ride.jpgThe Wild Ride Mountain Bike Festival celebrates the great sport of mountain biking by providing a safe, fun, festive atmosphere where experienced and beginning riders get a chance to ride some of the best mountain bike trails in the state. 

This family-friendly festival includes bikes to demonstrate, build-your-skills sessions, gear talks, fix-it clinics, group rides,  timed competitive events, kids’ activities, live music and great food and beer. 

For more information, call 651-554-6532.

Date: Saturday, Oct. 3, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 

Location: West Trailhead, Lebanon Hills Regional Park

Seeking event partners
We’re inviting all area bike shops, their venders, agencies and other organizations and businesses who have a connection to and interest in promoting mountain biking to:

  • Provide bikes and accessories for people to ride/use (especially kids and women’s bikes)
  • Provide bike demos
  • Lead "Build Your Skills" sessions
  • Lead gear talks
  • Lead fix-it clinics
  • Lead group rides
  • Fill tent/booth space expo
  • Provide stunt riders or other entertainment
  • Facilitate a timed race
  • Provide in-kind donations for event goers (swag and door prizes)
  • Provide other ideas to make this event awesome are very welcome

Free. Pre-registration is appreciated and available online or by calling 952-891-7000 during standard business hours. Register now.

Food: Food and beer available to purchase.

Parking: Free onsite.  Overflow parking available at the School of Environmental Studies, 12155 Johnny Cake Ridge Road, Apple Valley.


Last updated: 5/29/2015 9:47 AM