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International World Bicycle Day

2 June

International World Bicycle Day

Sunday 2 June: International World Bicycle Day

Sunday 2 June is actually the day before International World Bicycle Day. Still we’ll be celebrating biking on the Sunday, with a programme featuring participatory, entertaining activities run by various associations, conferences and accounts of “sustainable travel”, “Kidz On Wheelz” with initiations and demonstrations for little ones.

This fun day will take place at the Cinquantenaire park and will be organized in collaboration with the Environment Festival scheduled for 31 May to 2 June.

 

Activities – All day


Kidz on Wheelz

La Petite Fête Foraine

Miniature Velodrome

Cyclophone

Space-Bike

The Eddy Merckx game

Octos Bus

Smoothie bike with Swapfiets (anti-waste project)

 

Activities – Timetable


11 am – 3 pm: Participate in making street art – by Aurélien Nadaud

12.30 am – 13.30 pm: Daddy K7 – Bike Sound System

13.30 pm: Departure of the guided bike tour by Pro Vélo, Cactus, Once in Brussels and Xavier Massart

→ Register here !

2.30 pm and 6 pm: concert by La Petite Boucle

 

Program of the info sessions in the « Voyagerie »


In collaboration with the Festival En Roue Libre

11:30             Looking for the limits of mind and body, Journey to the countries of ultracyclism

12:15             The hardest thing, is the first kilometer, How to prepare for a first bike trip

13:00            8 little legs on a bike, How to travel by bike with kids      

13:45            How to pack your bags for a comfortable bike trip, Technical workshop: what equipment for what trip ?

14:30            Solo travel, Motivations, advantages and disadvantages of travelling by yourself

15:15              8 little legs on a bike, How to travel by bike with kids   

16:00            How to immerse yourself in the regions we cross, Experience of WWOOFing in the Balkans and the Caucasus

16:45             Travel in your own region, Cycling in Wallonia, the heart of Europe

17:30            Women on a bike, Tips and tricks for ladies who want to travel by bike

18:15             The minimalist journey, reflection on materialism on a journey, Sustainable travel thanks to recycling, economy and hospitality

*Attention: the info sessions will be in french only

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Date:
2 June
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Website:
http://festival.environnement.brussels/

Details

Date:
2 June
Event Categories:
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Website:
http://festival.environnement.brussels/