Bike to the 10th Annual Unicycle Festival on Governor's Island

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Grand Army Plaza

Flatbush Ave · Brooklyn, NY

How to find us

under the big Grand Army Plaza arch

Location image of event venue


We'll meet under the arch at Grand Army Plaza at 10:45am, (wheels down at 11am) and ride to catch the ferry in DUMBO at 11:30am to head to the Governor's Island Unicycle festival. There will be food for sale there or you can bring food for a picnic. We'll bike around the island a bit together then people can feel free to eat with the group, hit some of the event activities, or do their own thing.

A few notes:

- The 11am and 11:30am Brooklyn ferries are free. You'll have to pay $3 for later ferries.
- You can catch a ferry from Manhattan (also free at 11am and 11:30am) and meet us in Governor's Island.

More info on the event here:

Event description:
The Bindlestiff Family Cirkus brings the 10th Annual NYC Unicycle Festival to Governors Island! This festival has something for everyone, from long-time unicycle enthusiasts to first-time thrill-seekers, from extreme sports adventurers to circus fans, from avid bicyclists to families looking for the best way to spend a summer’s day in the Big Apple. Activities include races, competitions, exhibitions, and a variety of unicycle sports including basketball, hockey and sumo. For fans of extreme riding, the Hell on Wheel trials course challenges riders throughout the day. World-famous riders display their skills, and members of the public have the opportunity to try one-wheel riding in the Learn-to-ride area. DJ Sky King, famous for DJing New York’s disco roller skaters, lays down the uni groove. All ages and abilities are welcome.