13th Annual NYC Unicycle Festival

Thu Sep 1, 2022
Various times
All ages
FREE
Multiple locations around NYC
, New York, NY

The Bindlestiff Family Cirkus rolls out the 13th Annual NYC Unicycle Festival across New York City, bringing together recreational riders, world-class performers, mountain and off-road unicycle enthusiasts, and mono-wheel vehicle inventors. 

Schedule of Events (subject to change)

Thursday, September 1, 2022 @ 10:30am (approx 10 mi)
Start in Battery Park City and ride along the Hudson River, then head over to the loop of Central Park. After viewing many of the park’s famous attractions, ride down Broadway to 42nd St (Time Square) where you can have New York’s famous roasted peanuts.
Meeting/Start: Pier A, Battery Park City. In front of Pier A Harbor House.
End: Times Square.

Friday, September 2, 2022 – meet @ 2pm, start @ 3pm (approx 13 mi)
Pedal through Brooklyn following the pre-COVID route. Starting on the Manhattan side of the Brooklyn Bridge, unicycle through Downtown Brooklyn all the way to Prospect Park. Then cross the highway and glide down Ocean Parkway to Coney Island for a ride on the Wonder Wheel.
Meeting/Start/End: Outside New York City Hall (across the street from the Manhattan entrance to The Brooklyn Bridge). Coney Island

Saturday, September 3, 2022 – Seven Gables Playground and Cunningham Park, Queens

One Wheel activities, including Mountain Unicycle, Learn-to-Ride, Unicycle Basketball, and more.

Sunday, September 4, 2022 @ 1pm (no ride)
The final day of UniTour is spent with fellow riders at the NYC Unicycle Club at Grant’s Tomb. This is a great opportunity to learn what unicycling is all about. The club meets between 1pm – 5pm.

** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
Tree Tapping & Foraged Tea
The New Weis Center - 4:00 PM
Bryant Park Bumper Cars on Ice
Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park - various times
Neighborhood Guides
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