Free

Farmers' Market Ride Along

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Location

Location

Old Strathcona Farmer's Market

10310 83 Avenue Northwest

(NE Corner) west side of Gateway Blvd, north of 83rd Avenue

Edmonton, AB T6E 5C3

Canada

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Give wheels a whirl at the Old Strathcona Farmers' Market!

What: Every Saturday from June 1st to September 28th The City of Edmonton Bike Street Team will be hosting free ride alongs to show new and veteran cyclists how to safely navigate the new protected bike routes.

The ride along will help cyclists to explore new route connections, understand how to use the protected cycling infrastructure and suggest the best ways to get around the city’s core on two wheels.

Ride alongs will depart from the Farmers' Market at 10 am and run approximately 1.5 hours.

Cost: Free

Who: This event is open to cyclists that have the ability and skillset to keep up with a group ride of approximately 5-10 kms in distance. All cyclists should be able to ride single-handed and be able to complete hand signals while riding.

All cyclists should come prepared to ride. Helmets and bikes will not be provided.

Space is limited. Registration is mandatory.

Can't make it to our Famers' Market Ridealongs? Don't worry, you can request to book an alternate ride along time with our street team here.

All participants will require a signed waiver. The waiver can be downloaded here, and we will have copies available on site.

See you at the market!

FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

There is no minimum age, but we ask that all riders are able to ride single-handed, and be comfortable riding approximately 5-10kms.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, you can show it to us on your phone and we will be able to scan it for you.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes, however everyone who will be riding needs to sign a waiver before beginning?


What happens in bad weather?

Please note that ride alongs will be canceled in the event of extreme weather conditions, such as a weather advisories from Environment Canada, thunder and lightning storms, or extreme heat. You will be notified via the contact info you have provided us with if the ride along is canceled, and have the opportunity to reschedule. Ride Alongs may be cancelled up to 2 hours before the scheduled start time.

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Old Strathcona Farmer's Market

10310 83 Avenue Northwest

(NE Corner) west side of Gateway Blvd, north of 83rd Avenue

Edmonton, AB T6E 5C3

Canada

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