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Biketober 2020 is
Ready to Roll!

Get Excited Christchurch!

Biketober 2020 is Ready to Roll!

LET’S RIDE BIKETOBER!

Biketober is a month long festival that celebrates riding a bike.
There are suitable events for everyone. If you can pedal it, you are part of it.
There is an event almost daily throughout October for you to join in.
Biketober events happen all over Christchurch. Look for an event close to you.

Whether you cycle already, would like to give it a go, or just want to join the fun, there will be something for you. 

Whether you cycle already, would like to give it a go, or just want to join the fun, there will be something for you. 

Take a look at some of our 2020 events!
Ride to the Travis Wetland and QE II and back on the Te Ara Ōtākaro Trail
A ride to Burwood, the Avon Ōtākaro River and the Red Zone
Build your own versatile, and low cost bike (or kayak) trailer
A leisurely ride Halswell, returning via the Quarryman’s Trail Cycleway
East to New Brighton and return via Te Ara Ōtākaro Avon River Trail
Visit as many Passport Destinations as possible in one day and win prizes
A collection of short films that reminder us of why we love to ride!
A dedicated workshop covering what you should check to ensure your ride is ready for summer
A guided ride to view various heritage buildings
A dedicated workshop covering what you should check to ensure your ride is ready for summer
Visit as many Passport Destinations as possible in one day and win prizes
A leisurely ride Halswell, returning via the Quarryman’s Trail Cycleway
A ride to Burwood, the Avon Ōtākaro River and the Red Zone
A ride along the Heathcote Ōpāwaho River
Ride to the Travis Wetland and QE II and back on the Te Ara Ōtākaro Trail
East to New Brighton and return via Te Ara Ōtākaro Avon River Trail
A collection of short films that reminder us of why we love to ride!
Build your own versatile, and low cost bike (or kayak) trailer
A guided ride to view various heritage buildings
Visit as many Passport Destinations as possible in one day and win prizes
Ride to the Travis Wetland and QE II and back on the Te Ara Ōtākaro Trail
A ride along the Heathcote Ōpāwaho River
A leisurely ride Halswell, returning via the Quarryman’s Trail Cycleway
A gentle ride north to Redwood to enjoy the springs
East to New Brighton and return via Te Ara Ōtākaro Avon River Trail
A ride to Burwood, the Avon Ōtākaro River and the Red Zone
A collection of short films that reminder us of why we love to ride!
A guided ride to view various heritage buildings
A collection of short films that reminder us of why we love to ride!
Visit as many Passport Destinations as possible in one day and win prizes
A dedicated workshop covering what you should check to ensure your ride is ready for summer
Build your own versatile, and low cost bike (or kayak) trailer

Check back soon – more events added all the time!

Announcing the BIKETOBER PASSPORT – your chance to win prizes!

Use your smartphone to check-in at city-wide destinations.
The more destinations you visit, the more chances to win!
Click here to learn more.

Biketober is Christchurch's annual independent festival of cycling INTRO VIDEO KEN BURNS PARALLAX

Biketober Was Supported in 2019 By:

Major

Gold

Silver

Thanks to

Scape Public Art, New Brighton Stitch-o-Mat, Qtopia / New Zealand Aids Foundation, Breeze Walking Festival, RDU98.5FM, Smash Palace, Creative Junk, Papanui Cycles, Beca Heritage Festival, Cultivate and Create – Bridget Allen

Plus our Passport 2019 Destinations