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Get Excited Christchurch!

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!
September 27, 2020
Bring a kids bike to be fixed/checked or donated
October 17, 2020
Enjoy riding to Community Gardens around the city plus be in to win prizes! 
October 28, 2020
A leisurely ride Halswell, returning via the Quarryman’s Trail Cycleway
November 4, 2020
Ride to the Travis Wetland and QE II and back on the Te Ara Ōtākaro Trail
October 20, 2020
A seminar to challenge and inform about getting around our cities
October 13, 2020
A seminar to challenge and inform about getting around our cities
October 21, 2020
A ride along the Heathcote Ōpāwaho River
September 30, 2020
A gentle ride north to Redwood to enjoy the springs
October 28, 2020
A leisurely ride Halswell, returning via the Quarryman’s Trail Cycleway
November 4, 2020
Ride to the Travis Wetland and QE II and back on the Te Ara Ōtākaro Trail
October 27, 2020
A seminar to challenge and inform about getting around our cities
October 21, 2020
A ride along the Heathcote Ōpāwaho River
October 13, 2020
A seminar to challenge and inform about getting around our cities
October 31, 2020
Visit as many Passport Destinations as possible in one day and win prizes
October 14, 2020
A ride to Burwood, the Avon Ōtākaro River and the Red Zone
October 6, 2020
A seminar to challenge and inform about getting around our cities
October 13, 2020
A seminar to challenge and inform about getting around our cities
October 6, 2020
A seminar to challenge and inform about getting around our cities
October 20, 2020
A seminar to challenge and inform about getting around our cities
October 27, 2020
A seminar to challenge and inform about getting around our cities
October 3, 2020
Dress yourself and your bike to impress, then pedal along to the beats
October 31, 2020
Build your own versatile, and low cost bike (or kayak) trailer
October 17, 2020
Enjoy riding to Community Gardens around the city plus be in to win prizes! 
October 16, 2020
A collection of short films that reminder us of why we love to ride!
September 27, 2020
Bring a kids bike to be fixed/checked or donated
November 4, 2020
Ride to the Travis Wetland and QE II and back on the Te Ara Ōtākaro Trail
October 28, 2020
A leisurely ride Halswell, returning via the Quarryman’s Trail Cycleway
October 14, 2020
A ride to Burwood, the Avon Ōtākaro River and the Red Zone
November 2, 2020
A guided ride to view various heritage buildings
October 17, 2020
Enjoy riding to Community Gardens around the city plus be in to win prizes! 
October 21, 2020
A ride along the Heathcote Ōpāwaho River
October 3, 2020
Dress yourself and your bike to impress, then pedal along to the beats
October 31, 2020
Visit as many Passport Destinations as possible in one day and win prizes
September 27, 2020
Bring a kids bike to be fixed/checked or donated
October 13, 2020
A seminar to challenge and inform about getting around our cities
October 6, 2020
A seminar to challenge and inform about getting around our cities
October 16, 2020
A collection of short films that reminder us of why we love to ride!
October 20, 2020
A seminar to challenge and inform about getting around our cities
October 27, 2020
A seminar to challenge and inform about getting around our cities
October 1, 2020
Like-minded cycling folk make for great company!
October 31, 2020
Visit as many Passport Destinations as possible in one day and win prizes
October 17, 2020
Enjoy riding to Community Gardens around the city plus be in to win prizes! 
November 2, 2020
A guided ride to view various heritage buildings
October 3, 2020
Dress yourself and your bike to impress, then pedal along to the beats
October 16, 2020
A collection of short films that reminder us of why we love to ride!
October 31, 2020
Build your own versatile, and low cost bike (or kayak) trailer
October 11, 2020
A dedicated workshop covering what you should check to ensure your ride is ready for summer
September 27, 2020
Bring a kids bike to be fixed/checked or donated

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