On the two days prior to the TD Five Boro Bike Tour, cyclists from across the country and around the world roll through to meet, greet, & talk shop with one another and 100+ exhibitors, from big brands to local innovators. There’s truly something for everyone. Prepping for your next big ride? Check out the latest in state-of-the-art gear, merch, product demos, giveaways, panels, contests, entertainment, food, and more!
The largest bike expo on the East Coast! Free & open to the public.
Free & open to the public
With more than 100 exhibitors showcasing the latest in bikes, tech, apparel and more, it’s easy to forget about all the other good stuff going on at the Expo. Indoors, Expo attendees will find everything from fashion shows to panel discussions to how-to demonstrations, and outdoors we have a slate of on-bike classes. Best of all—it’s free!
FRIDAY, MAY 4TH, 2018
MINUTE TO WIN-IT (sponsored by Rockbros)
|11:30AM||TOUR REPORT (sponsored by Nuun)|
JEOPARDY (sponsored by Triple Eight)
|12:30PM||TRIPS, RIDES, TOURS AND TREKS (sponsored by Cycle of Life Adventures, Cycle Adirondacks, Empire State Ride, Vermont Adaptive Ski and Sports, Bridges Ride for Autism, Bourbon Country Burn, Velocity: Columbia’s Ride to End Cancer|
|1:30PM||WHERE ARE WE NOW? (sponsored by Manhattan Portage)|
|2:00PM||PROJECT BIKEWAY (sponsored by Cleverhood)|
MINUTE TO WIN-IT (sponsored by Lumos)
|3:30PM||HOW TO FIX A FLAT & FIX A FLAT CONTEST (sponsored by REI)|
|4:00PM||ABC QUICK CHECK (sponsored by iSSi)|
|4:30 PM||JEOPARDY (sponsored by Po Campo)|
|5:00PM||WHERE ARE WE NOW? (sponsored by SeaSucker)|
|5:30PM||HOW TO SECURE YOUR WHOLE BIKE (sponsored by Kryptonite)|
|6:00PM||PROJECT BIKEWAY (sponsored by Primal)|
|6:30PM||TOUR REPORT (sponsored by ABUS)|
SATURDAY, MAY 5th, 2018
|10:30AM||ABC QUICK CHECK (sponsored by FloraVelo)|
|11:00AM||MINUTE TO WIN-IT (sponsored by Honey Stinger)|
|11:30AM||JEOPARDY (sponsored by Thousand)|
|12:00PM||ROLLING INTO SPRING FASHION SHOW (sponsored by Momentum)|
|1:30PM||HOW TO FIX A FLAT & FIX A FLAT CONTEST (sponsored by REI)|
|2:00PM||WHERE ARE WE NOW? (sponsored by Pure Cycles)|
|2:30PM||MINUTE TO WIN-IT (sponsored by Flatbike)|
|3:00PM||ROLLING INTO SPRING FASHION SHOW (sponsored by Momentum)|
|4:00PM||MINUTE TO WIN-IT (sponsored by Nutcase)|
|4:30PM||PROJECT BIKEWAY & TOUR REPORT (sponsored by Paragon & Specialized)|
Most stage activities include prizes for participating audience members.
(Read about the last-minute change here.)
Just saddle up, ride on down, and leave the rest to us—complimentary bike valet will be provided. If you’re coming from the Manhattan Bridge, ride through Brooklyn Bridge Park on the Brooklyn Greenway, or on neighborhood streets through Cobble Hill and Carroll Gardens. FROM MANHATTAN BRIDGE on the Brooklyn greenwayFROM MANHATTAN BRIDGE on neighborhood streets
Citi Bike released a limited-time pass – ideal for getting to and from the Expo quickly! A Single Ride is just $3 and includes one ride up to 30 minutes. Buy now in the Citi Bike app and get ready to ride!
There will also be Citi Bike valet service – while supplies last!
Pioneer St & Van Brunt St
Friday, May 4: 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Saturday, May 5: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Pioneer St & Van Brunt St will be staffed by a Citi Bike team member allowing the station to operate at increased capacity. When you arrive, please dock your bike as you would at any other station. It is each rider’s responsibility to properly dock their bike and end their trip. If you need assistance, feel free to reach out to the Citi Bike staff on site. These services are available on a first-come, first-served basis. There will be limited availability based on off-station bike parking capacities, so check the Citi Bike app for live service status before riding.
The nearest subway station is located at the Smith/9th Street Station (F,G). Get MTA bus & subway information here.
Google walking directions from the subway are here. See bus directions for a “less walking” option. We’ll also be operating a free shuttle service from Smith/9th Street Station to the Expo.
Take the B61 from downtown Brooklyn or from the Smith and 9th Streets (F)(G) stations and get off at Pioneer Street and Van Brunt Street. The walk is then approximately 4 long blocks to the venue entrance at Pioneer and Conover Streets.
- From Manhattan and Points North
Take the Battery Tunnel (I-478-E) into Brooklyn. Continue onto the westbound Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (I-278-W) and immediately take the first exit on the right: Exit 26- Hamilton Avenue onto the service road. Stay to the left and make a left-U-turn at the intersection of Hamilton Avenue with Clinton Street/9th Street, then continue west along the westbound Hamilton Avenue service road. Continue on the service road to its end at Van Brunt Street. Turn left at Van Brunt Street, travel 2 blocks and then turn right onto Bowne Street to enter the terminal.
- From Long Island and Points East
Take the LIE west to the westbound Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (I-278-W, just after Exit 18 Maurice Avenue) and take Exit 26 – Hamilton Avenue onto the service road. Stay to the left and make a left-U-turn at the intersection of Hamilton Avenue with Clinton Street/9th Street, then continue west along the westbound Hamilton Avenue service road. Continue on the service road to its end at Van Brunt Street. Turn left at Van Brunt Street, travel 2 blocks and then turn right onto Bowne Street to enter the terminal.
- From New Jersey and Points South and West
Take the NJ Turnpike south to Exit 13. Cross the Goethals Bridge to I-278, Staten Island Expressway and cross Verrazano Bridge into Brooklyn. Continue north on Gowanus / BQE and exit at Exit 26 (Hamilton Avenue). After the exit, go down the ramp to Van Brunt Street to its end, make a left turn on Van Brunt and travel 2 blocks and turn right onto Bowne Street to enter terminal.
There is a parking lot available on site for $25.
NYC Ferry operates between Wall Street / Pier 11 in lower Manhattan and Red Hook / Pier 12. Check the schedule here. Please note that the Ferry has strict limits on the number of bikes aboard each boat and runs only once an hour on Saturday; please plan accordingly and expect a longer wait.
Our friends at the ride sharing company, Via, are available to give rides to and from Bike Expo New York. New to Via? Get $10 in Ride Credit with promo code *BikeExpoNew Already a Via member? Get 20% off your ride – use promo code** BikeExpo
*BikeExpoNew Valid for new members only. Promo code expires December 31, 2018.
**BikeExpo Promo code is valid for rides to and from Brooklyn Cruise Terminal Pier 12 on May 4-5, 2018, from 6AM to 11PM. 20% off applies to base fare only and does not include tax, tolls, and additional passenger charges. Tax applies to rides paid for with prepaid Ride Credit or by charging the card on file. Additional passenger charges apply. Rides must be within Via’s service zone. Excludes Shared Taxi, ViaExpress, private rides, and airport rides.
New BELGIUM Beer Garden
This year’s beer garden is better than ever, with a selection of tasty craft beer from New Belgium Brewing.
Fat Tire Amber Ale
A perfect balance of biscuit-like malt flavors with hoppy freshness
Voodoo Ranger IPA
Bursting with tropical aromas and juicy fruit flavors from Mosaic and Amarillo hops, this golden IPA is perfectly bitter with a refreshing, sublime finish
Brewed in the traditional Czech style for a deeply refreshing flavor with a hint of malty sweetness
2018 FOOD TRUCKS:
El Toro Rojo menu
Phil’s Steaks menu
Korilla BBQ menu
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Bike Expo New York is your chance to engage with cyclists from across the country and around the world and more than 100 other exhibitors. Reserve your booth today!
|Booth Size (in Ft)||Cost||Cost (Corner)||Cost (Double Corner)|
|8 x 8||$1,757||$1,957||N/A|
|10 x 10||$2,282||$2,757||N/A|
|10 x 15||$3,382||N/A||N/A|
|10 x 20||$4,282||$4,757||$5,232|
|20 x 20||$7,682||N/A||N/A|
|20 x 30||$10,032||N/A||N/A|
|Outdoor booth space is also available. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information|
*Additional booth configurations available upon request
**Additional credit card and check processing fees apply
Booth Package Includes:
- Draped table (6’ and 8’ tables available)
- WIFI for up to three (3) devices
- Linked exhibitor logo on www.bike.nyc
- Opportunity to purchase two entries to sold out TD Five Boro Bike Tour
- Any additional equipment or utilities must be arranged by exhibitor at exhibitor’s cost.
- If an exhibitor plans to offer samples, they must alert Jim Furuya (email@example.com) and disclose what kinds of samples will be offered. Sampling fees may apply.
Reserve Booth Space by: Monday, April 2, 2O18
Payment: *Nonrefundable deposit of 5O% of total cost reserves booth. Final payment is due Monday, April 2, 2O18
Cancellation Policy: Confirmed applications may not be cancelled or withdrawn.
Contact: Jim Furuya / Expo, Program, & Festival Sales 212 87O 2O77 / firstname.lastname@example.org