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10th Annual NYC Unicycle Festival

Sat Aug 31, 2019
12:00pm to 5:00pm
All ages
FREE

The Bindlestiff Family Cirkus rolls out the 10th 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. 

Join hundreds of one-wheeled riders for four days of free outdoor activities, including escorted group rides through Manhattan (August 29) and Brooklyn (August 30) and an exciting array of games, activities, give-aways, performances, and learn-to-ride events on Governors Island (August 31 and September 1).

Schedule:

Thursday, August 29
West Side One Wheel Ride
Unicycle riders meet up in Battery Park and journey up the West Side before rolling to Central Park for a loop.

Friday, August 30
Brooklyn Unicycle Day features a massive group ride over the Brooklyn Bridge to Coney Island.

Saturday, August 31-Sunday, September 1
The festival's main events take place on Governors Island from 12pm-5pm. Activities include races, competitions, exhibitions, and a variety of unicycle sports (including basketball and sumo). World-famous riders display their skills, and members of the public have the opportunity to try one-wheeling in the learn-to-ride area. DJ Sky King, famous for DJing New York’s disco roller skaters, lays down the uni groove.


Governors Island
Governors Island
New York, NY
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