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Are you ready for four days of one-wheel madness? The 14th Annual NYC Unicycle Festival is HERE NOW!

• Are you ready for four days of one-wheel madness? The 14th Annual NYC Unicycle Festival is coming soon! This event is the largest gathering of unicycle enthusiasts in the world, and it offers



If you love unicycling or want to try it for the first time, you don't want to miss the 14th Annual NYC Unicycle Festival. This event is the largest gathering of unicycle enthusiasts in the world, and it offers four days of one-wheel madness in various locations across the city. Whether you are a beginner or a pro, you will find something to enjoy and challenge yourself at this festival. Here is everything you need to know about how to join this one-wheel happening.


What is the NYC Unicycle Festival?

The NYC Unicycle Festival is a celebration of all thing's unicycle, produced by Bindlestiff Family Variety Arts, Inc., a non-profit organization that promotes circus arts and culture. The festival brings together recreational riders, world-class performers, mountain, and off-road unicycle enthusiasts, mono-wheel vehicle inventors, and thousands of people who have not ridden in umpteen years, along with circus enthusiasts, extreme sports viewers, and anyone seeking an unusual sight –even for NYC!


The festival features a variety of activities and events, such as long-distance rides, workshops, games, competitions, shows, and more. You can learn to ride a unicycle, improve your skills, watch amazing performances, meet new friends, and have fun on one wheel.


When and Where is the NYC Unicycle Festival?

The 14th Annual NYC Unicycle Festival will take place from August 31 to September 3, 2023. The festival will span four days and four locations in different boroughs of New York City. Here is the schedule and the venues:


• Thursday, Aug 31: 10:30 am to 3 pm (approx)


Battery Park to Central Park

This is a long distance ride that starts from Battery Park in Lower Manhattan and ends at Central Park. You will get to see some of the iconic landmarks of the city along the way, such as the Statue of Liberty, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Times Square. This ride is suitable for intermediate and advanced riders who can handle traffic and hills. You will need to bring your own unicycle, helmet, water, snacks, and money for lunch.



• Friday, Sept 1: 2 pm to 6 pm (approx)


Brooklyn Bridge to Coney Island

This is another long-distance ride that starts from Brooklyn Bridge Park and ends at Coney Island. You will get to enjoy the scenic views of the East River, the Manhattan skyline, and the Atlantic Ocean. You will also get to experience the carnival atmosphere of Coney Island, where you can ride the famous Cyclone roller coaster, visit the New York Aquarium, or relax on the beach. This ride is suitable for intermediate and advanced riders who can handle traffic and distance. You will need to bring your own unicycle, helmet, water, snacks, and money for food and entertainment.


• Saturday, Sept 2: Noon to 5 pm


Seven Gables Playground and Cunningham Park, Queens

This is a day of one wheel activities at two locations in Queens. At Seven Gables Playground, you can join workshops on how to ride a unicycle or improve your skills. You can also play games such as unicycle hockey, unicycle basketball, or unicycle sumo. At Cunningham Park, you can try mountain unicycling on various trails and terrains. You can also watch demonstrations by expert riders and performers. This day is suitable for all levels of riders, from beginners to experts. You can bring your own unicycle or borrow one from the organizers.


• Sunday, Sept 3: 1pm to 5pm


Grants Tomb, Manhattan

This is a casual day of rolling at the home of the NYC Unicycle Club. You can join other riders for a leisurely ride around Riverside Park or Harlem River Drive. You can also practice your tricks or learn new ones from other riders. You can also watch or participate in competitions such as high jump, long jump, or obstacle course. This day is suitable for all levels of riders who want to have fun and socialize with other unicyclists. You will need to bring your own unicycle.


How to Sign Up for the NYC Unicycle Festival?

If you are interested in joining the NYC Unicycle Festival, you will need to sign up online by filling out a waiver form. The waiver form will ask for your name, email address, phone number, emergency contact information, and which events you want to attend. You will also need to agree to follow the rules and regulations of the festival, such as wearing a helmet, obeying traffic laws, and respecting other riders and pedestrians.


The NYC Unicycle Festival is free to join, but donations are welcome and appreciated. You can donate online through PayPal or in person at the festival. Your donations will help support the organizers and the performers, as well as the future of the festival.


What to Bring to the NYC Unicycle Festival?

Depending on which events you want to attend, you will need to bring different things to the festival. Here is a general list of what you should bring:


• Your unicycle: You will need your own unicycle for the long distance rides and the casual day at Grants Tomb. You can also bring your own unicycle for the workshops, games, competitions, and shows, or you can borrow one from the organizers. Make sure your unicycle is in good condition and fits your size and style.


• Your helmet: You will need to wear a helmet at all times during the festival. This is for your safety and the safety of others. A helmet can protect your head from serious injuries in case of a fall or a collision. You can also wear other protective gear, such as gloves, knee pads, elbow pads, or wrist guards, if you want.


• Your water bottle: You will need to stay hydrated during the festival, especially if you are doing physical activities or riding in hot weather. You can bring your own water bottle or buy one from the vendors. You can also refill your water bottle at water fountains or faucets at the venues.


• Your snacks: You will need to keep your energy levels up during the festival, especially if you are doing long distance rides or mountain unicycling. You can bring your own snacks or buy some from the vendors. You can also have lunch or dinner at nearby restaurants or cafes.


• Your money: You will need some money for food, drinks, entertainment, transportation, or donations. You can use cash, cards, or mobile apps to pay for these things. You can also use ATMs or banks to withdraw money if you need to.


• Your phone: You will need your phone to communicate with other riders, organizers, or emergency services. You can also use your phone to take pictures or videos of the festival and share them on social media. Make sure your phone is fully charged and has enough data or wifi access.


• Your sunscreen: You will need to protect your skin from sunburn during the festival, especially if you are riding outdoors or in sunny weather. You can bring your own sunscreen or buy some from the vendors. You can also wear sunglasses, hats, or clothing that covers your skin.


• Your ID: You will need to show your ID if you want to ride the Cyclone roller coaster at Coney Island or enter the New York Aquarium. You will also need your ID if you want to buy alcohol or tobacco products. Make sure your ID is valid and has your picture and date of birth.


Why Choose Flow Juggle as Your Source for Unicycle Props?

If you are looking for quality unicycle props for the festival or for your own enjoyment, you should choose Flow Juggle as your source. Flow Juggle is a online store that specializes in juggling, LED, fire, and unicycle props. We have a wide range of products that suit your needs and preferences.


At Flow Juggle, we offer:


• High-quality products: We only sell products that are made of durable materials and have excellent performance. We test our products before we sell them to ensure that they meet our standards and expectations.


• Affordable prices: We offer competitive prices that fit your budget. We also offer discounts and deals that help you save money and get more value for your money.


• Fast shipping: We ship our products within 24 hours after we receive your order. We use reliable carriers that deliver our products safely and quickly to your doorstep.


• Friendly customer service: We are always ready to help you with any questions or issues that you might have. You can contact us by phone, email, chat, or social media. We will respond to you as soon as possible and resolve your problem satisfactorily.


We hope this article has given you all the information you need to join the 14th Annual NYC Unicycle Festival. This event is a great opportunity to have fun, learn new skills, meet new people, and enjoy the city on one wheel. Don't miss this chance to be part of this amazing community!


If you need any unicycle props for the festival or for yourself, don't hesitate to visit our website and browse our products. We have everything you need to make your unicycling experience more enjoyable and exciting.


We look forward to seeing you at the festival!



Martin

Flow Juggle

www.flowjuggle.com

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