NYC Unicycle Festival August 29 — August 31, 2014
3 Days of One Wheel Madness
NYC‘s Unicycle Festival rolls across New York City on Labor Day weekend. Last year‘s festival brought over 300 riders to the Big Apple and hundreds of people tried to ride a unicycle. Even more one wheeling is expected at this year‘s event.
August 29, 2014 — Brooklyn Unicycle Day features a 13 mile unicycle ride across Brooklyn. In the evening, the One Wheel stage show takes place at Coney Island USA’s shooting gallery annex.
August 30 and August 31, 2014 — The festival‘s main events takes place on Governors Island from 12pm—5pm on Saturday and Sunday(location to be announced soon). Activities include races, competitions, exhibitions, and a variety of unicycle sports including unicycle basketball and hockey. World-famous riders will display their skills, and members of the public will have the opportunity to try one—wheel riding.
Produced by Bindlestiff Family Variety Arts, Inc., the New York City Unicycle Festival brings together recreational riders, world-class performers, mountain and off-road unicycle enthusiasts, mono—wheel vehicle inventors, and thousands of people who have not ridden in umpteen years, along with circus enthusiasts, extreme sports viewers, and anyone seeking an unusual sight––even for NYC!
All ages and abilities welcome.