Thursday 8th June 2017
Opening Night: Clon Bike Lap & Cycle-Adventure tips
VENUE: O’DONOVAN’S: 6:30PM Join us in your nest attire as we attempt a lap of the town on all 60 of the Clon Bikes! Then come inside for some nibbles and drinks and tales and tips from some seasoned cycle- adventurers!
Friday 9th June
Bike Clinic FRIDAY MARKET If your bike is in need of a little TLC or you’d like to learn how to mend that tire or adjust those brakes, bring it down to Jack our esteemed mechanic.
10-2pm every Friday between now and the festival.
Bike-ku Haiku Picnic MEET AT CLON MARKET BIKE CLINIC: 2-4PM Leak (Island Haiku Project), a creative and literary cycle, stopping for snacks and fun writing haikus, all welcome!
Bike-Wheel Dome Building COMMUNITY GARDEN, THE LODGE : 4.30pm: FREE
Come and help us build a beautiful geodesic dome out of recycled bike wheels and cable-ties! We need enthusiastic people and lots of old wheels- clean out your shed!
Saturday 10th June
Family Bicycle Hullaballoo & Picnic VENUE: EMMETT SQUARE : 10AM-12PM: FREE Test out your wheels after the long winter on our cycle obstacle course, take part in the annual ‘slow-bike race’ and lap up the positive tricycle & bicycle family-friendly atmostphere
Slow Bike Race EMMET SQ 11-12PM: Have you been practicing all winter? Time to show us who‘s the slowest cyclist in Clon!
Courtmacsherry Foodie Cycle MEET EMMET SQUARE 12:30PM: Join us on a scenic cycle to Courtmacsherry and enjoy a beachside meal al fresco at the Food Depot!
Booking essential text 0857574338.
Annual Cycle-in Cinema THE VENUE 8PM: FREE WITH BIKE/€5 WITHOUT BIKE Get a comfy seat and some popcorn for this year’s lm – a true adventure of an epic round-the-world bike trip.
Sunday 11th June
Sunday Morning Family Surf & Cycle MEET EUROSPAR CARPARK 10:30AM – A morning cycle to the beach, 2hr surf lesson, group picnic and cycle back to town! What a morning! We‘ve paired up with the Inchydoney surf school for the perfect opportunity to learn to surf, all rentals included – €35 per person, text 085 192 4189 BOOK YOUR PLACE BEFORE TUESDAY JUNE 6th!!!
(Seasoned surfer? Stash your board in our van and join us for a cycle and surf)
Meals on Wheels MEET AT EUROSPAR CARPARK 4:30PM: €35 Our famous mystery dinner returns for its 6th year!
This event is so popular it needs no introduction! 2 wheels, 4 courses, 15km and a glass of wine (or two!) TICKETS AVAILABLE AT CAFE ON THE LANE, SPILLER’S LANE
End of Festival Swing Jazz Soiree! MOLLYS’S: 9PM: FREE What better way to end the bike festival than with dancing at our festival wrap-up party featuring infectious swing tunes from the Clonakilty Jazz Collective and of course the raffle draw!