The ever-popular Walk Cycle Festival is back, and there’s a free community party in Rowntree Park to kick off proceedings (11am to 4pm on Sunday 26th May 2019)! The party will launch the Walk Cycle Festival 2019 – a celebration of the magic of York’s walking and cycling lifestyle with a week of creative rides and walks, social events and workshops.
Sit under the marquee, or bring a blanket to lounge on the grass, and soak up the party atmosphere with music from the Arts Barge Project’s community Bargestra orchestra. Activities will including:
– Have your bike checked for free by Dr Bike from Ey Up Cycling
– Get your kids bike-confident with fun activities from Go Get Riding in their popular freestyle track
– Have your bike security marked by the community police (11am – 3pm)
– Find out more about local walking, cycling and sustainable living at the shared information table
– Experience the new Park labyrinth
Refreshments will be available too, from Coffee on a Bike and Bistro on a Bike. Find the full programme of Walk Cycle Festival events at https://yorkbikebelles.community/walkcyclefestival2019