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Bike Cult Show - NYC Hand-Built Bike Show - 8/16, 8/17

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Bike Cult Show - NYC Hand-Built Bike Show -8/15, 8/16, 8/17



Bike Cult Show
2nd Annual Hand-Built Bicycle Show in NYC

Knockdown Center, 52-19 Flushing Avenue, Maspeth, Queens, NY 11378

Saturday, August 16, 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Sunday, August 17, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Entry:General admission, $10 per day, Children under 12 free.

Website: Bike Cult Show


The 2nd annual Bike Cult Show presents an exposition of beautiful bicycles, held at the Knockdown Center, a former glass-factory, now a post-industrial music and arts compound in Maspeth, Queens.

Our mission is to showcase the industry of small-scale hand- and machine-made bicycle products to promote the pedal-powered tools of sport, transport & recreation that transcend ordinary throw-away consumer products and to revitalize people and places with one of the world's best inventions

Exhibitors include some of the finest artisans of custom hand-crafted cycling machines from NYC and elsewhere. The show provides visitors an experience in which they can meet and greet the makers of beautiful bicycles, and to see and feel their functional works of art.

While last year's "Best in Show" trophy winner, Brian Chapman will return, there will be no judging this year. No "Best in Show," or "Best this or that..." Every builder shows their personal best. Everyone is allowed their own opinion.

The Knockdown Centerís 50,000 sq feet will be the sole venue for the show weekend and will also host bicycle related non-profits, bands, food trucks, parties and ancillary events to be announced later.

Please check Bike Cult Show for more info.

Sign up for an exhibitor space here, the cost is $500 for a 10X10
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[h=1]Friday August 15th[/h][h=3]7PM-9PM[/h]Rapha Cycle Club New York | 64 Gansevoort Street
Rapha Cycle Club New York is proud to host the opening evening of Bike Cult, a showcase of custom, hand-crafted bicycles from NYC and beyond. Join us Friday, August 15th for "Why Custom?" a roundtable discussion about the hows and whys of custom bicycles.
Guest speakers will include frame builders Rick Jones and Johnny Coast, and custom fitter Jonathan Blyer.
Beer and other light refreshments will be served.

[h=1]Saturday August 16th[/h][h=3]10AM-7PM[/h]Knockdown Center | 52-19 Flushing Ave, 11378
Show is open to the public. Come to the Knockdown Center's 50,000 square foot space and see an impressive array of hand-built bicycles by our exhibitors.
Food and beverage service provided by Monk's Meats, Txorizeria, and Home Frites.

[h=3]10AM-12PM [/h]City Reliquary | 370 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211
On your way to Knockdown Center, swing by the City Reliquary to see an exhibit about Dick Power, a prominent mid-century New York City frame-builder that presaged today's hand-built bicycle movement. Enjoy drinks in the museum's beautiful garden.

[h=3]7PM-MIDNIGHT[/h]Brooklyn Bicycle Park | South 3rd & Kent Ave, Brooklyn NY, 11249
Bike Cult Gathering: after-party for the Bike Cult Show.

[h=1]Sunday August 17th[/h][h=3]10AM-5PM[/h]Knockdown Center | 52-19 Flushing Ave, 11378
Show is open to the public. Come to the Knockdown Center's 50,000 square foot space and see an impressive array of hand-built bicycles by our exhibitors.
Food and beverage service provided by Monk's Meats, Txorizeria, and Home Frites.

[h=3]10AM-12PM [/h]City Reliquary | 370 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211
On your way to Knockdown Center, swing by the City Reliquary to see an exhibit about Dick Power, a prominent mid-century New York City frame-builder that presaged today's hand-built bicycle movement. Enjoy drinks in the museum's beautiful garden. Edward Albert, collector, curator, researcher and author of ‘A Dark Day in Sunnyside’ will be at the Reliquary to answer questions and fill in some of the blanks the exhibit did not have room for.

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