Big weekend showcases much of our local bike culture

Plaza Library bike parking

If you thought last weekend was big for bicycling in Kansas City, this weekend is even bigger. Events all over the metro area will give you a very big slice of local culture. There’s something for almost every persuasion, whether it’s spandex, fixed gear, singletrack, trails, or kids.


Park(ing) Day on Friday turns parking spaces into people spaces for a day.  Locations in Downtown, UMKC, and Independence.


KC Cup Festival is a huge mountain bike and cyclocross race and race in Swope Park. Races for all ages and skill levels. Check out the progress one of the midwest’s only urban singletrack.

Swap Meet at Bike America in Overland Park promises some great deals.


Pub ‘n’ Pedal Alleycat returns for its 4th annual photo scavenger hunt. This one is always a great time and great way to get out experience your city. Get your team together now!

Independence Family Bike Ride shows off the city’s new Rock Creek Trail.

Buffalo Bill Century in Leavenworth tours most of the Kansas side of the metro area.

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One Response to Big weekend showcases much of our local bike culture

  1. Mark Rainey says:

    Bicycle Swap Meet at Bike America, 95th & Nall, Overland Park, KS
    7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday
    11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday
    Free to the public, no vendor fees.

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