Saturday, November 3rd, 2018
- 8 am Outdoor Bicycle Lock Opens (Bring your own lock)
- 9 am VeloSwap Opens
- 10 – 11:30 am Coffee at the Easy Motion VeloLounge (while suppies last)
- All Day Drop your ticket stub for the raffle at the VeloSwap Booth
- 1 pm Beer being served in the Easy Motion VeloLounge
- 3 pm E-Bike Drawing at the Best E-Bike Booth
- 4 pm Doors Close
Don’t miss these events!
Best E-Bike Raffle – $2000 Value!
Best E-Bikes is again offering a one of there fine bikes for a raffle at 3pm at VeloSwap. The bike is a Magnum folding bike, perfect for those new to Denver and living in a small apartment, it fits everywhere. Check it out at the Best E-Bike Booth in the front of the hall! The drawing will be at 3pm at their booth and the winner must be present to win.
Pedego Denver Demos
FREE Pedego Watch’s will be given away (while supplies last) just for doing a short and fun Pedego Demo Ride. Selected bikes will be made available for a short spin in a designated ride area. The Pedego watch will be given after a rider takes a spin on a Pedego bike. Riders MUST be 16 years or older (Insurance requirement) to ride.
Park Tool $100 Bike Build Challenge
Park Tool is sponsoring the Park Tool $100 Bike Build Challenge. 5 lucky people will be identified to participate. Builders will be given $100 cash at 10:00am to shop for the frame and all components needed to build the best bike they can until 2pm. The building and display area will be at the front of the hall and will have security. At 2:30 our unbiased panel will judge the bikes and announce the winner. The winner will be featured on the webpage and Facebook and will garner accolades from the entire Park Tool VeloSwap Staff. They will also get a complimentary beer, if of legal drinking age.
Bikes Together Education Zone
Visit the Visit the Bikes Together area to learn more about:
- Free pre purchase checks on bikes and parts
- Bring the bike or component to one of the Bikes Together mechanics for an assessment of it condition along with an idea of its value in today’s current bike market.
- Basic Bike Maintenance,
- Best Practices on Commuting by Bike
- Get Bike Involved!! These programs will be going on continuously during the day, so please come by anytime. They are located on the main floor.
Pedego Denver Velo Lounge
Do you plan on visiting the Easy Motion VeloLounge? They will be serving cappuccino in the morning and Dale’s Pale Ale in the afternoon. There will be couches and to lounge on and great company. Plan on coming by!!
On-Site Bike Wrenching/Guidance
Performance Bike will be doing some free wrenching at VeloSwap again this year as a service to the buyers. There are great deals and lots topick from at VeloSwap, but getting the correct fit is essential to efficient riding in the future. Performance will help you make a good selection or make small adjustments to insure you get the right bike and gear at the event. They will be located in the front section of the hall. And always remember; support your local bike shop!
Ride part of the Icon Eyecare Tour of the Moon at VeloSwap and raise money for Bicycle Colorado.
Bkool will have the Icon Eyecare Tour of the Moon course set up on their 3D simulator (with real time weather and wind conditions included) and anyone can come up, get on the bike and add to their mileage while experiencing the immersive, interactive simulation for which Bkool is famous worldwide. For each mile accumulated throughout VeloSwap, Bkool will donate $1 to Bicycle Colorado. Just look for the big inflatable Bkool arch!
Wish for Wheels Drift Tryke Zone
The Wish for Wheels Drift Tryke Zone uses Razor Trykes to drift around corners, spinout and race against your friends. Come support an amazing nonprofit that gives new bikes and helmets and have fun racing three wheel trykes!
Project Recycle & Recycle Bicycles
Do you have a bike or parts/clothing/accessories that you want to donate? Come by the Project Recycle & Recycle Bicycle Booth in the front and drop it in their large donation box. They need everything!!
Glory Gears State Championship Booth/Area
Come by and check out the booth to:
- Learn about the longest event in the state with the biggest prize list all year!
- Nearly $40,000 in prizes and cash purse
- See the State Champ prize ($9,000 colnago road bike and cash)
- Learn and play the Glory Gears Cycling Board Game for free all day
- Win a free entry to the championship!
- Register for the championship at the booth and get a free $80 gift bag!
Check out the booth right next to the Pedego VeloLounge, have a beer and check it out.