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Join us September 30th - 1st October 2017 at Rother Valley Country Park for
the UK's First 2018 Bike demo event!

Cyclefest 2017 has had a huge response and is now sold out



About Cyclefest

Cyclefest is the largest bike demo event in the UK and it is back by popular demand for the Fifth time running. With more bikes, more brands, and a fantastic venue.

Situated in the Heart of Rother Valley Country park just 5 minutes from junction 31 of the M1 Rother Valley is the perfect bike playground for cyclists of all abilities. Cyclefest takes in the best of the surrounding lake, woodlands, and trails to bring you the very best Mountain, e bike, & Cyclocross bike stomping ground we could possibly offer. With everything from paved Lakeside bicycle friendly pathways to technical red and black routes.

Cyclefest is free to participate and offers an online ticket system so you can be sure that you’ll get booked in early. The booking system operates on a first come first serve basis so it pays to be an early bird.

Test demo bikes from the UK’s largest fleet with all manner of bikes ranging from full suspension mountain bikes right through to Bosch powered fat Bikes and many many more,

This year Cyclefest is supporting the Rother Valley Riders a British Cycling affiliated group of over 150 official members strong and the Yorkshire Air Ambulance.

Charity T-Shirts

Support 2 great Charities by purchasing one or more of our 4 Charity T-shirts for just £12 each of which 25% of the sale goes to one of 2 great charities: The Rother Valley Riders to support local trail building and the Yorkshire Air Ambulance.


Cyclefest FAQ

What do I need to bring to Cyclefest

You won't be able to participate without bringing a form of photographic ID a bank card and a EN1078 standard helmet. Click here to see the full list of equipment we recommend.

Is there parking available?

There is parking available in Rother Valley Country Park priced at £5 per vehicle. Parking is payable at the gatehouse on Pithouse Lane and is cash only Cyclefest has no control over the price of parking at Rother Valley parking charges are subject to change. We will update this section as soon as possible upon any change to pricing. there is free parking available outside grounds.

How do demo rides work? And how long are they?

Each demo ride is a maximum of 40 minutes long and is limited to the Rother Valley country park area.Unless it is a lead Road Bike Demo. Each rider can choose a trail suitable to their own skill level. Once your 40 minutes is up there will be a transition period for maintenance and new demo rides.

Can I book more than one demo ride?

You test as many demos as are available on the day. Each demo ride should be no longer than 40 minutes, we request that every rider respects the demo timings in accordance with our T&C's

I want to follow my own route for the demo, is this possible?

This is at the discretion of the event management on the day, we will need to provide you with emergency contact details whilst you're out on a ride. Unfortunately we cannot allow any demo rider to leave the park whilst on demo.

How do I book a specific bike demo?

You can use our online Booking System to book a slot at cyclefest. If you are booking on behalf of another person please use the booking system to enter their details separately. Due to an increase in popularity we are unable to take specific bike bookings. Any riders wishing to demo specific bikes are advised to arrive as early as possible to ensure their chosen bikes availability.

What time does Cyclefest start and finish?

The first demo ride starts at 9:30am with one demo ride starting every hour the last demo ride checks out at 4pm Cyclefest operates on this basis on both Saturday and Sunday

What is there to do at Rother Valley country park for the family to do?

There's lots to do at Rother Valley besides Cyclefest, everything from playgrounds right through to wake boarding and water zorbing, These other activities are provided by Rother Valley country park and are chargeable. For full pricing details please Click Here


We now have a confirmed list of the majority of the bikes you'll be able to demo at Cyclefest. Click the link for more details