Celebrate BikeFest with us!

For the uninitiated, BikeFest is our biggest fundraiser and annual celebration of all-things-bicycling in Pittsburgh. The fun runs 10 days with bike-themed rides & events organized by local people like you.

A huge thank you to everyone who submitted events to add to the magic of BikeFest 2016!

What is BikeFest?


BikeFest is our annual celebration of all-things-cycling. This event is open to all individuals and organizations that would like to organize a bike-themed event during the dates of August 18-27th. You have 10 days to fit in as many events as possible between our BikeFest Kickoff and the region’s largest bicycle ride, UPMC Health Plan PedalPGH.


UPMC Health Plan PedalPGH
Join in the region’s largest bike ride on Sunday, August 27!

Details for the events mentioned and all other events are available on the full BikeFest online calendar below:

Click on events for a pop up detailed description.

DISCLAIMER: Bike Pittsburgh assumes no legal responsibility for the events listed. We are merely advertising these events, not organizing them, unless noted in the schedule. If you participate in an event, you do so at your own risk, according to the terms of the event organizer. Discuss any concerns you have with the event organizer, or email us at


Nothing from Saturday, April 29th to Saturday, July 29th.


PedalPGH wouldn’t be possible without lots of dedicated volunteers! Join our BikeFest Advisory Committee to help develop the BikeFest calendar, lead rides, organize events, or develop art for BikeFest 2017.

Want to get involved? Click here to join the 2017 BikeFest Advisory Committee Google group, where you can share your ideas, schedule meetings, post awesome bike GIFs, and more.


Can my company sponsor BikeFest?

BikeFest is one of the best ways to support BikePGH’s efforts to make Pittsburgh more bike-friendly and get in front of thousands of healthy, hip, environmentally conscious people. If you or your company want to sponsor BikeFest,  email to inquire about sponsorship opportunities.

How can I submit a BikeFest event?

The calendar of events is open to anyone who wants to organize an event and relate it to the bicycle. You can submit and event online once the 2017 BikeFest Events form is live.

Where is BikeFest?

BikeFest is anywhere and everywhere around the Pittsburgh region! Each event will start in a different location (the calendar will have location details).

Other Questions?

If you have questions or want to receive email updates about BikeFest and the events, please email: