Sponsored by the Bicycle Product Supplier Association, this three-day event draws together the top executives of the industry for an intensive program of panels, receptions and discussions to determine how to improve the industry's overall business climate. The event is held in tandem with the Sea Otter Classic, held at the nearby Laguna Seca Raceway.
Events in April, 2015
Known as a sprawling and energetic “celebration of cycling.” Sea Otter is cycling’s North American season opener. Professional and amateur athletes alike make the annual pilgrimage to Sea Otter to participate in some of the sport’s most competitive and enduring events. Hundreds of pro cyclists, including national, world, and Olympic champions, attend Sea Otter to race and meet with fans. The Sea Otter Classic also hosts the largest consumer bike exposition in North America. The Expo holds hundreds of vendors who display new products, distribute free samples and offer great bargains.
Bespoked is a U.K.-based public event promoting the international talents of independent makers and designers of the bicycle world. It is primarily a celebration of handmade bicycles and those who make them. Alongside the bicycles, makers of fine components, apparel and accessories are also welcome to show at Bespoked. Visitors, exhibitors and press from around the world have attended Bespoked to be part of Europe’s premier handmade bicycle show.
The fest marks its 20th anniversary this year. Come ride miles of pristine mountain bike trails, meet MTB friends from around the world. From the VIP party Thursday night to the live bands Friday and Saturday evenings under the Western Colorado stars in downtown Fruita, as well as a major cycling expo, the fest celebrates hundreds of miles of world-class MTB trails.
Tel: (970) 858-7220
On the two days leading up to the TD Five Boro Bike Tour, more than 60,000 cyclists roll through Basketball City for Bike Expo New York to meet, greet, & talk shop with one another and 100+ exhibitors, from big brands like Specialized and Shimano to local innovators. There's truly something for everyone. Don't know how to ride a bike? We'll teach you. For free. Prepping for your next big race? Check out the latest in state-of-the-art gear. Merch sales, product demos, giveaways, panels, contests, entertainment — it's all at the Expo.
Tel: (212) 870-2080