Event Schedule
The 2018 event schedule will be released as we get closer to the event date!

Below is the laundry list of what happened at Plaid Goat 2018. Expect more for-fun events to get your stoke on in 2019 – save the date! See you June 21-23, 2019.

Friday June 22, 2018

5:00 pmFestival grounds & expo open (demo bikes on display in lead up to Sat & Sun - no demos Friday)
5:00 pmFree Secure Bike Parking opens, hosted by Canmore Community Cruisers
5:00 pmKids Hub opens
5:00 pmRegional Craft Beer Hub opens (18+)
5:30 pmProspector Group Ride [SHUTTLE] Details here
5:30 pmReclaimer Group Ride [SHUTTLE] Details here
6:00 pm Bike Rodeo Round 1 - hosted by The Flannel Crew
6:00 pmSTEEDZ Enduro – BCES Canmore Stage 5 Preview Ride Details here
6:15 pmProspector Group Ride [SHUTTLE] Details here
7:00 pmDJ Barret Braxton begins in Regional Craft Beer Hub
7:30 pmExpo vendors close for day
8:00 pmBike Rodeo Round 2 - hosted by The Flannel Crew
8:00 pmMost food vendors close (some may remain open for Beer Hub)
9:00 pmLast call – Regional Craft Beer Hub
10:00 pmFestival grounds closed

Saturday June 23, 2018

8:00 am Rundle's Revenge Mountain Bike Race kicks off
10:00 amFestival grounds & expo officially open
10:00 am Free Secure Bike Parking opens, hosted by Canmore Community Cruisers
10:00 amRazor’s Edge Santa Cruz Advanced Ride led by Reg Mullet Details here
10:00 amKids Hub opens
10:15 amHighline East Trailhead Drop Off [SHUTTLE] Details here
10:30 amBear Safety & More with Kim Titchener: "Bear Safety for Bikers" + Bear Spray Demo
10:30 am YYC MTB Beginner Ride Details here
10:30 am Shred Sisters Ride Details here
11:00 amQuaite Valley/Jewell Pass/Prairie View [SHUTTLE] Details here
11:00 amRegional Craft Beer Hub opens
11:00 am Rundle's Revenge Little Donkey Bike Race
12:00 pmReclaimer & Riders Hot Laps [SHUTTLE] Details here
1:30 pmYYC MTB Hosted Intermediate Ride Details Details here
2:30 - 4:00 pmFacepainting at the Kids Hub
2:00 pmJump Jam | onsite registration opens at Canmore Nordic Centre Bike Skills Park
3:00 pmLower Stoney Squaw Banff Laps [SHUTTLE] Details here
3:00 pmJump Jam | Kid Goat Open begins
4:15 pm Jump Jam | Billy & Jilly Goat Open begins
4:00 pmSuggested demo bike return time
5:00 pmBike Rodeo Round 1 - hosted by The Flannel Crew
5:15 pmJump Jam | Sick Goat Expert begins
6:00 pmHigh Rockies South Drop Offs [SHUTTLES] Details here
6:00 pmExpo vendors close for day
7:00 pmBike Rodeo Round 2 - hosted by The Flannel Crew
7:00 pmSt. Jean Baptiste Hour in the Regional Craft Beer Hub
7:00 pmFood vendors close (some may remain open for Regional Craft Beer Hub)
9:00 pmLast call in Regional Craft Beer Hub
10:00 pmFestival grounds closed

Sunday June 24, 2018

7:30 amPre-Fest Coffee & Paddle SUP Details here
8:00 am Rundle's Revenge Trail Running Race kicks off
10:00 amFestival grounds & Expo opens
10:00 amFree Secure Bike Parking opens, hosted by Canmore Community Cruisers
10:00 amKids Hub opens
10:15 amHighline East Trailhead Drop Off [SHUTTLE] Details here
10:30 am YYC MTB Hosted Get In, Get Out, Beluga - Beginner/Green Ride [no shuttle] here
10:30 am - 1:30 pmCanmore Hot Laps by Bicycle Cafe & Santa Cruz Advanced/Black [SHUTTLE]
11:00 amBanff Bike & Brew [SHUTTLE] Details here
11:00 amRegional Craft Beer Hub opens
11:00 am Digger's Discussion // Invite only - in thanks to our region's MTB trail builders
11:00 am - 2:15 pmHigh Rockies Driftwood {1.15 hours of riding) - Beginner/Intermediate/Dark Green [SHUTTLE]
12:00 pm - 2:00 pmFacepainting at the Kids Hub
12:30 pmHighline East Trailhead Drop Off - Intermediate/Blue [SHUTTLES] Details here
12:00 pmProActive Movement for Riders Details here
1:30 pmYYC MTB Ride - Back Door, Sherwood, EKG, Odyssey, Coal Chutes, Georgetown, Orchid, Soft Yogurt - Intermediate Ride Details here
2:00 pmJump Jam | Onsite registration opens at Canmore Nordic Center
2:30 pmCanmore Hot Laps by Bicycle Cafe & Santa Cruz Advanced/Black - Intermediate [SHUTTLE] here
2:45 pmBanff Bike & Brew - Topp Notch Advanced/Black (2 hours of riding, 45 min at pub) [SHUTTLE]
3:00 pmJump Jam | Kids Goat Open begins (times are only approximate)
3:00 pmBike Rodeo Round 1 - hosted by The Flannel Crew
4:00 pmSuggested demo bike return time
4:00 pmSt. Jean Baptiste Hour in Regional Craft Beer Hub
4:15 pmJump Jam | Billy & Jilly Goat Open begins (times are only approximate)
4:30 pmBike Rodeo Round 2 - hosted by The Flannel Crew
5:00 pmExpo and food vendors close
5:00 pmLast call in Regional Craft Beer Hub
5:15 pmJump Jam | Sick Goat Expert begins (times are only approximate)
6:00 pmFestival grounds closed
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