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Rio Velo – a Sacramento Bicycle Festival
Saturday, October 13, 2018
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Township 9 Park
Don’t forget your bike helmet!

Rio Velo celebrates bicycles, the rivers and the people who love them….a free festival for all things bicycle attracting recreational riders, specialty riders, seasoned cyclists, families and all who enjoy bicycling and our rivers as part of healthy living.

Rio Velo is proud to feature:

Robert Castillo’s BMX Freestyle Team, The Ultimate Stunt Show Experience
Watch these pros fly on their specialty performance bikes, then stick around after each show for autographs and photos with the pros.

Bicycle Rodeo Presented by California Highway Patrol and Sacramento Police Dept.
Rio Velo’s bike rodeo provides the opportunity for riders of all ages to practice and develop skills that will help them become better and safer bicyclists.

Meet Scooter, the Spare the Air mascot for the Sacramentoa region and learn how bicycling helps us Spare the Air.

Live music by Sacramento’s most politically correct band, UnSupervised followed by The Republicrats.

SactoMoFo Food & Brew features favorite food trucks Squeeze Inn, Azteca Tacos and Federalist Beer.

Experience the fun of riding electric bikes and how to use Sacramento’s new bike share, JUMP Bikes.

Memorialize your visit to Rio Velo with a photo from the Giggle & Riot Funbooth.

Learn about local bicycle planning and policy from the City of Sacramento, PSOMAS, Economic & Planning Systems and Fehr & Peers.

Tune-up and Check-up with the latest from Rio Velo exhibitors:

  • Blue Diamond Almonds
  • AARP California
  • SMUD
  • Sacramento Regional Transit
  • City of Sacramento Public Work
  • PSOMAS
  • Economic & Planning Systems
  • Fehr & Peers
  • SAFE Credit Union
  • Western Health Advantage
  • Re Think Your Drink
  • Farm Fresh To You
  • Breathe California
  • The Electric Bike Shop
  • Ken’s Bike & Ski Board
  • JUMP Bikes
  • Sacramento Bicycle Kitchen
  • Sacramento Area Bicycle Advocates
  • FATRAC
  • Sacramento Valley Conservancy
  • Save the American River Association
  • Safetyville
  • Giggle & Riot Funbooth

"inside Sacramento" by Cecily Hastings
While you’re at Rio Velo, buy an autographed copy of “Inside Sacramento” by Cecily Hastings, your colorful guide to the most interesting places in town. Your purchase supports the Sacramento Area Bicycle Advocates.