Category Archives: Festival 2016

Oaks and Spokes Bicycling Festival 2016

Being on a bike brings you closer to community, to nature, and to yourself. From community comes ideas, and from visibility comes reality. Be a part of Oaks and Spokes Festival 2016.

Sun May 1stRaleigh Cat Get your fix on in a bicycle-powered scavenger hunt engaging you, your friends and your community.  Get rolling and get prizes.
Mon May 2ndBike-In Movie: No Hand King Rodney Hines is a familiar sight in Raleigh, riding his bike on one wheel, flags attached and flapping, through city streets. Ride on in and catch this flick on the big screen.
Tue May 3rdRaleigh Roots Ride  Join us as we explore downtown Raleigh’s most intriguing historical sites by bike. Find out just how much you really know about Raleigh’s unique history.
Wed May 4thCrank Arm Social Ride Get your butt in gear and drink beer.  The ride departs from a downtown Raleigh brewery every Wednesday, and we’ll kick it up a notch for the Festival.
Thu May 5thRaleigh Bike Polo: Rookie Invite Night Come out to find new friends, cruise leisurely, and learn some skills at bicycle polo!  Enjoy a BBQ and snacks with the crew!
Fri May 6thRaleigh Bikes Art Show (SUBMIT Art until April 18!) Mingle and mix among custom hand-made bicycle frames, bike related paintings, photos, sculpture, sketches, prints, crafts and more.  Featuring work from local artists!
Sat May 7thMarbles Kids Museum Bike Rodeo If your tyke has a trike or a bike, bring them to the skills course where kids will learn a slew of bike safety smarts.
Sun May 8thLady Bike Gang: CycloFemme Ride Join women around the globe as they celebrate women, create communities and remember how good shared momentum feels.
Davon Bruno's winning entry for the Oaks and Spokes 2016 design contest
Davon Bruno’s winning entry for the Oaks and Spokes 2016 design contest!