Event Schedule
There will be many changes ahead for the 2018 program… please see 2017 below.

Our schedule will be updated in the New Year. Check back then for more!

 

Friday June 23

2:00pmFestival grounds & expo open (+ demo bikes on display for Sat & Sun Demo-licious Days - no demos Friday
2:00pmFREE Secure Bike Parking opens*, hosted by Canmore Community Cruisers
2:00pmKids Hub opens*
2:00pmCanmore Banff Hike n' Bike Shuttle sign up open all day in prep for Sat & Sun*
3:00pm - 5:00pmYYCMTB Group Ride*
3:00pmSoapbox Central: Getting powered with 4iii (+ draw for factory install & demo meters)*
Host: Troy Delfs, 4iiii Innovations
3:00pmBike Rodeo Round 1*
4:00pmRegional Craft Beer Hub opens (18+)
5:00pmCochrane Toyota's shuttles to Canmore Nordic Centre & East Highline*
5:00pmTransRockies Rundle’s Revenge race package pick up by Main Gate at 6 Street
5:00pmBike Rodeo Round 2*
5:00pmSoapbox Central: Ride the Rockies bear-y carefully*
Host: Kim Titchener, Bear Safety & More*
5:00pmLiv Ambassador hosted Group Ride - ladies only, experienced beginner to intermediate (8 max)*
6:00pmCochrane Toyota's shuttles to pick up at Prospector (Exshaw)*
6:00pmShred Sisters Group Ride & VIP Beer Hub Time - Meet at Rocky Mountain Bikes' tent*
6:00pmExpo vendors close for day
7:00pmCochrane Toyota's last shuttle to Canmore Nordic Centre & East Highline*
7:00pmFood vendors close for day (some remain open for Beer Hub)
7:00pmBike Rodeo Round 3*
9:00pmLast call – Regional Beer Hub
10:00pmFestival grounds closed
Notes:* means activity is included in price of festival ticket

Saturday, June 24

9:00amSoapbox Central: Pre-ride yoga
Hosts: Greg Long, Zen Cowboy & Jess LeBlanc, Embodied Adventure*
10:00amFestival grounds & expo officially open
10:00amFREE Secure Bike Parking opens, hosted by Canmore Community Cruisers
10:00am - 11:00amShred Sisters Coaching Clinic: Wheel Lift & Manual
10:00amKids Hub opens (10:00 am – 12:00 pm Facepainting)*
10:00amDemo-licious Days opens
10:30amCanmore Banff Hike n' Bike's 1st shuttle to Canmore Nordic Centre, Reclaimer/Riders of Rohan, Goat Creek & High Rockies Trail*
11:00am - 1:00pmYYCMTB group ride
11:00am Soapbox Central: Why Toyota Makes Things Better
Host: Miles Chester, Cochrane Toyota*
11:30am - 12:30pmShred Sisters Coaching Clinic: Basic Skills
11:30amSTEEDZ hosted Enduro MTB Nationals pre-ride* – Meeting Point 2
12:00pmBike Rodeo Round 1 - hosted by The Flannel Crew
1:00pmAnatomy of a Trail Group Ride - hosted by the Canmore & Area Mountain Bike Association (CAMBA) Meeting Point 2. *Note: A second ride may open at 3:00 pm if interest warrants
1:00pmSoapbox Central: Riding in our riding; an MLA’s perspective*
Host: Cameron Westhead, MLA for Banff-Cochrane
1:00pmCochrane Toyota’s first shuttle to Cougar Creek and Prospector (Exshaw)
1:00pm - 2:00pmShred Sisters Coaching: Cornering Techniques Meet at Rocky Mountain Bikes tent
1:00pm - 3:00pmFacepainting at the Kids Hub
2:00pmRegional Beer Hub opens
2:00pmBear Spray Demo hosted by Bear Safety and More
2:00pmCanmore Banff Hike ‘n Bike’s second shuttle to Canmore Nordic Centre, Reclaimer/Riders of Rohan, Goat Creek & High Rockies Trail – shuttle pick up on 5 Street
2:30pm - 3:30pmShred Sisters Coaching: Drop Session Meet at Rocky Mountain Bikes tent
3:00pm - 5:00pmYYCMTB group ride
3:00pmAnatomy of a Trail Group Ride II | * If 1:00 fills up, we'll open a 2nd ride - hosted by CAMBA. Meeting Point 2 (TBC)
3:00pmCochrane Toyota’s second shuttle to Canmore Nordic Centre and East Highline
3:00pmYYCMTB hosted Intro to Jumps & Drops at the Canmore Nordic Centre* – Meeting Point 2
3:00pmSoapbox Central: Bikepacking 101* Host: Ryan Corey, Bikepack Canada
4:00pmSuggested Demo Bike Return Time
4:00pmBike Rodeo Round 2 - hosted by The Flannel Crew
4:00pmCanmore Banff Hike ‘n Bike’s third shuttle to Canmore Nordic Centre, Reclaimer/Riders of Rohan, Goat Creek & High Rockies Trail
4:45pmCochrane Toyota’s second shuttle to Cougar Creek and Prospector (Exshaw)
6:00pmExpo vendors close for day
6:15pmCochrane Toyota’s shuttle depart to Prospector for 7 pm pick up time in Exshaw
7:00pmBike Rodeo Round 3 - hosted by The Flannel Crew
7:00pmSt. Jean Baptiste Hour in Around the Rockies Regional Beer Hub
7:00pmFood vendors close for day (some remain open for Beer Hub)
9:00pmLast call in Regional Beer Hub
10:00pmFestival grounds closed
Saturday program notes:*Shuttles, Soapbox Central Talk times TBC
*Bear Spray Demo hosted by Bear Safety and More time TBC

Sunday June 25

10:00amFestival grounds & Expo opens
10:00amFREE Secure Bike Parking opens. Hosted by the Canmore Community Cruisers
10:00amKids Hub opens (10am – 12pm face painting)
10:30amDemo-licious Days opens
10:30amShred Sisters non-gender specific casual group ride – Meet at Rocky Mountain Bikes Tent
10:30amShred Sisters non-gender specific casual group ride – Meet at Rocky Mountain Bikes Tent
11:00 amCochrane Toyota’s first shuttle to Canmore Nordic Centre and East Highline
11:00 amSoapbox Central: Fend off saddle time tightness yoga session. *Host: Jeff Mah, Yoga Lounge
11:00am - 1:00pmCanmore Banff Hike ‘n Bike’s first shuttle to Canmore Nordic Centre, Reclaimer/Riders of Rohan, Goat Creek & High Rockies Trail
11:00am - 1:00pm11:00 am – 1:00 pm YYCMTB hosted Mellow Loop on the Montane Group Ride - Meeting Point 2
12:00pmBike Rodeo Round 1 - hosted by The Flannel Crew
12:00pm“Just Two Locals Going For a Ride” Group Ride - Meeting Point 2
1:00pmCochrane Toyota’s first shuttle to Cougar Creek and Prospector (Exshaw)
1:00pmSoapbox Central: Bike Breakdown Basics. Host: Dave Williams, Banff’s local mechanic
1:00pm-3:00pmKids Hub Facepainting
2:00pmCanmore Banff Hike ‘n Bike’s second shuttle to Canmore Nordic Centre, Reclaimer/Riders of Rohan, Goat Creek & High Rockies Trail
2:00pmRegional Beer Hub opens
2:30pmGroup rides & shuttles
3:00pmSoapbox Central: WildSmart bear spray demonstration. Host: Tyler McClaron, WildSmart
3:00pmCochrane Toyota’s second shuttle to Canmore Nordic Centre and East Highline
4:00pmSuggested Demo Bike Return Time
4:00pmBike Rodeo Round 2 - hosted by The Flannel Crew
4:00pmSt. Jean Baptiste Hour in Regional Beer Hub
4:00pmCanmore Banff Hike ‘n Bike’s last shuttle to Canmore Nordic Centre, Reclaimer/Riders of Rohan, Goat Creek & High Rockies Trail
5:00pmExpo and food vendors close.
5:00pmLast call in Regional Beer Hub
6:00pmFestival grounds closed
8:00pmIndustry Wrap Party at Drake Pub – by invite only
Sunday program notes:*Shuttles, Soapbox Central Talk times TBC
*Bear Spray Demo hosted by Bow Valley WildSmart time TBC