Q: Will there be a late entry discount for tickets?
A: There are no discounts for late entries. We appreciate your contribution to the continued success of track cycling development.
Q: Will there be food available?
A: Yes, there will be food available for purchase at our A-Treat Breakaway Cafe.
Q: What are the Velofest hours?
A: 8:30am – 2pm
Q: Can I help a vendor set up?
A: Patrons with public wristbands will not be allowed in to help vendors set up.
Q: Is there a rain date?
A: Velofest is rain or shine.
Q: Are dogs allowed?
A: Unfortunately, pets are not permitted.
Q: Is there an ATM close by?
A: Yes, there will be an ATM on site.
Q: What time can I get in to set up?
A: Commercial vendors can set up 6am-7:45, private vendors can set up 6:30-7:45. You must pick up your packet prior to 7:00am on 5/4 at Rider Registration/Athletic Center.
Q: Do I need to be off the premises at a certain time?
You must be off the infield and Plaza by 3:00pm for other contracted Velodrome events
Q: Is there a rain date?
VeloFest is a rain or shine event.
Q: What if I cannot make the event after I buy a vendor space?
All sales are final. No refunds will be given in the event of weather, or any other circumstance. No both transfers to other VeloFest dates.
VeloFest began in 1976 as a small trade session between friends and has bloomed into the largest cycling marketplace in the nation. Held twice annually, once in the spring and once in the fall. The Valley Preferred Cycling Center has welcomed over 6,000 people biannually through the gates at VeloFest. Shoppers flock from all over the region and even camp out in the parking lots near the facility to be the first in line for the great deals.
There is shopping, food, and fun at VeloFest, the cycling community’s #1 spot to stock up on all things cycling! From deals on new and vintage bikes, jerseys, shoes, bike art, messenger bags, tubes, tires, parts, accessories and more – VeloFest has it all!
Commercial vendors, including corporate companies and store owners, purchase space to liquidate excess inventory while individual private vendors attend to simply sell off their old bikes, bike parts, gear, etc. VeloFest caters to the cyclist, but also offers items for everyone with an active lifestyle. With over 150 vendors in attendance, shoppers will find great deals on items such as apparel, shoes, jerseys, new and vintage bikes, bike parts, accessories, and more. Food, beer, and wine specials are available with ID.
Consumers can find a wide array of new and used cycling gear and bike parts, to name a few. Shoppers will find some of the best deals in the country on:
VeloFest is a rain or shine event. All sales are final. No refunds will be given in the event of weather, or any other circumstance.