Sanford Bike Fest
September 25 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Celebrate Sanford’s in-town cycling routes with a seven-mile ride along quiet streets and bike paths.
Sanford Bike Fest runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday Sept. 25. Riders of all abilities and bikes of all kinds are welcome.
Riders start at the YMCA and proceed around #1 Pond, through the downtown, and along the Mousam River as far as Sanford High School / Regional Technical Center, which is the turnaround point. Roads along the route will be close to car traffic.
Added attractions include:
– A bike jam at Marcel Blouin skateboard park
– Food and drink at Gateway Park
– A bike rodeo for young children at St. Ignatius Gym parking lot on Riverside Avenue
– Food and drink at The Café at Sanford Regional Technical Center, prepared by students
– Rides on a pedicab
Sanford Bike Fest is organized by Cycle Sanford and Sanford Parks & Recreation. Organizations that work with youth are encouraged to participate by mobilizing a contingent of riders, volunteering with event tasks, or hosting a display.