Saanich Cycling Festival

Date & Time: April 23, 2017 (11:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Category: Saanich Community Events (See all events in this category)

Explore Saanich by Bike.  The family friendly route allows you to cycle from your home to the Saanich Hall using the beautiful trails and cycling connectors within the District.  Cycle to any of the Celebration Stations on the festival route and you will be given a passport booklet to collect stamps.  The more stamps you collect along your journey, the more chances you will have to win.  The main celebration site features a wide variety of free family activities that will keep you busy all afternoon.

Check out the Video link below for a sneak peek at some activities from previous events.

Familiy Activities at the Saanich Hall location

  • Bike Rodeo
  • Stage Entertainment (see schedule below)
  • Cycling Obstacle Course and Skills Challenge
  • Decorated Kids Ride (Bike Parade) at 1:00 pm at Saanich Hall
  • Face Painting
  • Canada 150 themed games
  • Games2U Victoria - Video Theatre
  • Inflatable Obstacle and Bouncy Castle
  • Interactive Information Booths
  • Bike Safety Tent
  • Festival Food Carts and Concessions

Start exploring Saanich at the Celebration Station nearest to you!

Map - Explore Saanich 2017 (all Celebration Stations and cycling network roads & trails)

Celebration Stations will close at 2:30 pm to ensure that cyclists can make their way to the Saanich Hall to turn in their passport booklets before the event concludes.

  1. Saanich Municipal Hall
  2. Tillicum Road @ Galloping Goose Trail
  3. (CLOSED) Grange Road @ Galloping Goose Trail (due to contruction on the McKenzie Interchange this station will be CLOSED, all participants will receive a stamp in their booklets)
  4. Copley Park
  5. Lochside Drive @ Royal Oak Drive (next to Lochside Elementary School)
  6. Tyndall Park
  7. Quadra Street @ Lochside Regional Trail (next to Return It - Bottle Depot)
  8. Rainbow Park

The main Celebration Site will be located at the Saanich Hall at 770 Vernon Avenue.

STAGE ENTERTAINMENT at the Saanich Hall location.

11:15 am - 12:00 pm    Reynold's R&B Band
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm      Hung Jury
1:45 pm - 3:00 pm        Bijoux de Bayou

Saanich Municipal Hall
770 Vernon Avenue

Particpating Organizations