Prepare to ride your bike this weekend!
Do you have plans for this weekend? Because we have a whole program to offer you.
Everywhere in France will take place many events around cycling. Here is our selection for you:
LA FÊTE DU VÉLO
Every first weekend in June, the "Fête du Vélo" takes place all over France. For 20 years it has been honoring the practice in all forms, and this 2016 edition will focus on the urban bike. Many activities are organized.
To find the festival nearest you, visit their website: http://www.feteduvelo.fr.
LA CONVERGENCE FRANCILIENNE
Notice to all lovers of long bike rides: the Convergence Francilienne is made for you! Six processions will leave from the four corners of the Paris region and converge to meet at Place de la Concorde, in Paris. To end this beautiful ride, a giant picnic is organized on the Invalides esplanade!
All information: http://www.mdb-idf.org/spip/spip.php?article55
THE 24H VELIB'
At the same time, the 24h Vélib' will be held! All day long, on the Champs-Elysées closed to traffic, you will be able to ride your bike along this beautiful avenue! And each ride will be a donation to an association, you will also find a bike circuit for children, food-trucks, gym lessons and a petanque contest! The opportunity to spend a unique Sunday with friends or family!
All information : http://blog.velib.paris.fr/24h-velib-paris/