2016 Toronto Vintage Bicycle Show

 

Vintage bicycle show

July 24th from 10am – 5pm in Trinity Bellwoods Park!

Please join us as we celebrate our 5th annual Toronto Vintage Bicycle Show Sunday

This is a shine and show event. So, if you have a vintage classic that’s been sitting in your garage or basement for the last little while, this is your chance to shine it up and show it off to the world!

Whether you’re a bike fan, a vintage veteran or family looking for a fun day out there’s going to be something for everyone.

Highlights include:

Vintage parts swap

There’ll be a huge collection of rare and hard to find parts. Bring a part, take a part and fix your bike up or upgrade it.

Vintage Photo Booth

Get your photo taken in the vintage photo booth! There’ll be a professional photographer taking photos of you in your vintage finery. Bring your bike, bring your friends, we’ll fit you all in for a free photo.

Vintage Bike Repair

Our trained mechanics are going to be on site tuning up bikes, fixing niggling issues and keeping your rides in tip-top condition.

vintage clothing

Vintage clothing display

There’ll be vintage clothing on display from local vintage shops along West Queen West. Pick out the perfect outfit for your perfect ride!

Children’s face painting

Bring your kids to get their faces painted. We’ll be offering a variety of designs to keep the young ones entertained.

Local food vendors and vintage retailers

Bellwoods and the surrounding West Queen West is world famous for its fabulous independent stores. Many of them will be represented at the show.

Vendor space is available for merchants; $75 for retail vendors, $40 for individuals.

Vendor space can be purchased here using Eventbrite.

Otherwise, this is a FREE event.

Check out this Video put together from footage of Toronto Vintage Television and Bell Local Calls filmed at our 2014 Show. It’s a video that really captures the essence of our event!

Parking is available one block south on Walnut Avenue. So, save the date and be prepared for another fun Sunday afternoon in the park!

Posted in Events

Beers & Gears at Patagonia

Toronto cycle event

Join us as we celebrate Bike Month with Patagonia. There will be Free Beer, Free Pizza, Free Bike Repairs and a Free Raffle for a Patagonia Houdini Rain Jacket. In short a lot of free stuff!

Come on out and join the CBN, Patagonia and our event partners YNOT and Cyclemotive. We’ll also be having a short discussion about “Cycle Safety and Infrastructure” in Toronto put on by CBN.

Doors open at 7pm and the event runs until 9pm at Patagonia at 500 King Street West.

Guarantee your spot by RSVPing here

Great giveaways- Win a Patagonia Houdini Jacket!

Great giveaways- Win a Patagonia Houdini Jacket!

Posted in Uncategorized

The 6th Annual Bike with Mike Sunday May 29 12-5pm

2016-05-01 Bike with Mike 2016 Flyer

 

Hi there,

we would like to cordially invite you to the 6th Annual Bike with Mike event put on by Councillor Mike Layton in Christie Pits Park from 12 to 5pm.

 

As always, there will be lots to do and enjoy!

There will be a;

  • Free BBQ
  • Free Children’s activities; bike ‘blinging’, bike themed storytelling and a bike photo both
  • Bike clinics, demonstrations, workshops and bike art
  • Community and Cycling advocacy info
  • Friends of Christie Pits Art Crawl

This is a Free community cycling celebration to help kick off Bike Month.

Also this year, there will be a Kids Bike Swap from 10am to 3pm for children 4-10 yrs old.

If you have a child that has outgrown their bike, bring it by from 10am-1pm and then choose from a selection of available bikes from 1-3pm.

For more information contact Angela Surdi at asurdi2@toronto.ca or call 416-392-4009.

This is shaping up to be another great event so we hope to see you there!

Posted in Events, Partners