Flint Cycle Fest
Flint Cycle Fest is a new event for anyone who likes to ride a bike, from beginners to enthusiasts, of all ages and abilities. With three different distances, there is a ride for everyone, showing off some of the best and most interesting parts of Flint. All routes start in the afternoon and end with a great party. Flint Cycle Fest will be a celebration of Flint's growing biking community, with proceeds supporting street and public improvements for cyclists in Flint and Genesee County.
Sunday, June 9, 2019
All rides start at 2pm
Packet Pick Up: Will begin at 12:30 pm at Recycle Bike Shop on Grand Traverse (next to Good Beans Cafe) 328 N Grand Traverse St.
Start Location: Water Street east of Grand Traverse, and Lyon St. (in front of GM's historic Factory One)
Finish & Post-ride Festival: Carriage Town Plaza
Parking: Free one block away, at Atwood Stadium, 701 University Avenue.
Art by local Flint artist, Pauly Everett
All routes will be escorted by guides, with traffic assistance at major intersections
2-3 mile course - great for beginners or people who aren't familiar with riding in the road
10 mile course - perfect for people who want a bit of a challenge
20 mile course - for more advanced riders who have experience riding with traffic and longer distances
The Flint Cycle Fest is a fundraiser for Active Communities. All proceeds from this event will go towards creating a more walkable and bikeable community in Flint and Genesee County through education, infrastructure, and policy change.