Celebrate the heat with this city-wide event on the Hottest Day of the Year Ride.
Choose from three (3) separate starting points: Eastside, Southside and we didn’t forget you Northerners! Please registered via button below based your starting locale.
2:00 PM Wheels Down
This is a family friendly fully supported ride so come one come all to celebrate the heat with swimming, food, drink and a casual bike ride! You can participate in one or all three stages of the Hottest Day of the Year Ride: Pre-ride social at your starting locale, a Hot but cool ride stopping at various pools along our way to the final party hub at Spider House.
North Pool Stops:
Start: Brentwood Neighborhood Pool, 1.)Dia’s Market, 2.)Ramsey Pool, 3.)Bailey Splash Pad
South Pool Stop:
Start: Gillis Pool 1.)Bouldin Creek Cafe, 2.)Liz Carpenter Splash Pad, 3.)West Austin Pool
East Pool Stops:
Start:Martin Pool, 1.)Metz Pool, 2.)Parque Zaragoza, 3.)Thunderbird Coffee
Member Fee: $10
Non-Member Fee: $15
What’s included in your registration fee:
– Snacks and beverages along the ride
– Entry to after-party with food and drink
– Mechanical support along ride
What to prepare for the ride:
Wear sunscreen. Bring water bottles, swimwear, spare bike tube, lock, extra cash for food/pool (some pools may charge and if you wish to purchase more food), lights to ride home after the party. Helmets are recommended but not required for participation in the event.
We strongly recommend you to wear a helmet on all Bike Austin rides.
Day of Ride timeline:
1:30 pm – Sign in & Fuel Up
2:00 pm Wheels Down
5:30 pm After-party
6:00 pm Group Photo
The Post Ride After Party
If you have to miss the ride or just don’t think you can handle the heat (Really!?) you are invited to attend the Bike Austin Hottest Day of the Year After Party.
The party will be held at TBD starting around 5 pm, featuring cold beverages, live music and door prizes. You are welcome to participate in all or part of the ride, or the party only. We look forward to seeing you there!
If interested in sponsorship or having a vendor space, please contact Mercedes Feris, Executive Director.