The sound of bicycle bells and laughter will fill up Kilkenny on Sunday 22nd of May from 12pm - 5pm for Bike Fest – Family Cycling Festival, when Kilkenny County Hall will be transformed into a cycling haven for all the family.
Cycling Ireland and Kilkenny County Council have teamed up to bring you this family festival which will mark National Bike Week, offering an opportunity for all ages to enjoy their bike, with cycling activities for everyone. On the day there will be lots of different biking zones, Balance Bike zone, Grass Track Racing, Off-Road zone, Sprocket Rocket zone and family cycle to name just a few.
12pm - 1pm Slow Roll
1pm - 2pm Learn to Cycle
2pm - 3pm E-Bike Spin*
3pm - 4pm Grass Track Bike Racing
3pm - 4pm E-Bike Display and Demo
4pm - 5pm Foraging Cycle
12pm - 5pm Mountain Bike Zone
12pm - 5pm Balance Bike Zone
1pm - 2pm Windmill & Wind Catcher Workshop
1pm - 1.30pm/ 2pm - 2.30pm Yoga Stretch with Essie
1pm, 1.30pm, 2pm, 3pm Plant Printing and Photography with the Gild Project dening with Cruainn Farm
2.30pm- 3.30 Seed Planting and Take Away
3pm - 4pm Organic Teas with Sami, The Outdoor Herbalist
1.30pm - 2.15pm , 3pm - 3.45pm - Drumming Workshops with Rhythm Makers
2 Workshps - 14 spaces in each
An easy and fun way to express your inner creativity. With these tailor-made workshops, we explore the different elements used in active music-making. Using pulse, tempo, tones on prepared instruments and also home-made instruments. We will also learn about basic composition and arranging rhythms into finished pieces.
Obstacle Course Stunts with Brendan Conroy aka Djouce Man
Bike Challenges: Watt Bike | Track Stand | Bottle Pick Up
Bike Maintenance Workshop
Donate a Bike to the UKrainian Appeal
Orienteering on the Riverbank
more to be announced…