Folds Up! Folding Bike Ride and Festival
W. 23rd St. & Hudson River Greenway, Manhattan
Stuyvesant Cove Park (E. 23rd St. & East River, Manhattan)
Think you can’t fit a(nother) bike into your apartment? Think again! Learn about all different makes and models of folding bikes, including New York’s own Swift Folder as well as classic folders, electric folders, porta-trike folding tricycles, and more.
Test ride all kinds of makes and models and talk to expert users and even bike builders such as Swift Folder. We’ll have demonstrations of folding bikes and space for test rides. Here is a partial list of Folding Bikes we will have at the festival: Brompton, Swift Folder, Dahon, Strida, Moulton, Bike Friday and more! Peter Reich of Swift Folder and other bike builders and dealers will discuss and demo various models at this outdoor event. Questions are welcome.
This ride is for bicycles, skates, skateboards, scooters or anything else that moves without polluting the air. This leisurely tour will take in sights in Manhattan and Brooklyn while enjoying the benefits and promoting the use of folding bikes. We’ll roll together through greenways, across bridges, and along city streets, trading tips and tales of folding successes.