Cascade Bicycle Club joins Cascadia Events to continue Bike Expo tradition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Cascade Bicycle Club joins Cascadia Events to continue Bike Expo tradition
New show announced for CenturyLink Field Event Center Feb. 28 – March 1, 2015

Contact: John Tipping, Cascadia Events
              877.485.2899, [email protected]

SEATTLE, November 5, 2014 - Thanks to a new partnership, the Seattle Bike Expo will return for its 25th year. Now known as the Seattle Bike Show, the new event will take place at CenturyLink Field Event Center in Seattle, Feb. 28 through Mar. 1 in conjunction with the Travel, Trips & Adventures Expo.

The Seattle Bike Show will be managed by Cascadia Events of Seattle, with the Cascade Bicycle Club benefitting financially and providing assistance to the show’s content and direction. 

“We’re so excited that the Seattle Bike Expo can live on thanks to this partnership,” said Elizabeth Kiker, executive director of Cascade Bicycle Club.  “For 25 years, the Expo has been a great opportunity for the bicycle community to gather and kick off the cycling season.” 

While the event has changed locations, attendees and exhibitors alike can still expect the same great opportunities for checking out the latest in bicycling, gear and adventures.

“Cascadia Events is very excited by this new partnership,” said event producer John Tipping. “With help from the Cascade Bicycle Club, we hope to build on the existing strengths while adding new exhibits. Seattle Bike Show vendors will also benefit with the opportunity to market to the Travel, Trips and Adventures Expo attendees.

Seattle Bike Show highlights for this year:

  • Convenient bicycle-friendly location: CenturyLink Field Event Center in Seattle
  • Bikes, bike gear, bike travel packages and more – all available for purchase
  • 2 Speaking/presentation stages
  • Secure bike corral parking benefiting Bike Works
  • Single $10 ticket covers the cost of both the Seattle Bike Show and the Travel, Trips & Adventures Expo. (Cascade Bicycle Club members get an additional ticket discount)
  • Beer & distilled spirits garden
  • Interactive, outdoor-oriented adventure activities including a 250-foot indoor Zip Line, paddle & demonstration pool for kayak & canoe demos, bouldering wall & more!

Vendors wanting to register for the show should visit www.seattlebikeshow.com. Register by Friday, Nov. 21 to receive the best rate available.

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About Seattle Bike Show
The Seattle Bike Show is produced by Cascadia Events, which also produces the Travel, Trips & Adventures Expo, Seattle Golf & Travel Show, Vancouver Golf & Travel Show, Shootout at PGA West, and other sports and entertainment events throughout the West.

About Cascade Bicycle Club
Cascade Bicycle Club, a non-profit organization based in Seattle, Washington, serves more than 16,000 members and the Puget Sound bicycling community. Our mission is to improve lives through bicycling. Cascade believes that a community that bicycles is a happy and healthy one. More people on bikes means more healthy, engaged communities of people and a vibrant, healthy natural environment. By consistently advocating for safer bicycle infrastructure and creating opportunities for life-long learning and riding, Cascade is investing in the future of bicycling in the Puget Sound. www.cascade.org