SCHEDULE

*Subject to Change

THURSDAY 5/2

1:00 PM | REI CAMPOUT OPENS

REEB Ranch

Camping opens Thursday at 1:00PM with check-out Monday at 11:00AM. Camping is onsite at REEB Ranch. $39/weekend per person. LEARN MORE

3:00 PM | Kickoff Party - i9 Factory Tours || 1 Hour

Industry Nine Components | Sarah Wood, Director of Operations

Do. Not. Miss. This.

Industry Nine Components are famous for their custom cycling components, handbuilt in Asheville NC. Join the crew at i9 for an exclusive tour of the factory, including the anodization lab and wheel building shop.  

4:00 PM | Roam Bike Fest Kick-Off || 1 Hour

Industry Nine | REI | ROAM BIKE FEST

Join us out at the pumptrack for i9 wheel demos, drinks, apps, early registration, and a meet-and-greet with your fellow lady shredders. 

5:00 PM | Camber Exchange || 3 Hours

Camber Outdoors| Hosted at Industry Nine 

Join Camber Outdoors, Industry Nine, Roam Events, and REI Co-op for thought-provoking conversation and a chance to connect with leaders, entrepreneurs, and colleagues in the active-outdoor industries. Spark ideas, meet new friends, and leave inspired.

 
 
FRIDAY 5/3

7:00 AM | REI Campout Coffee + Brunch Sampler || Ends at 9AM

REI Campout Campground | REI COOP

Let the crew at REI spoil you with coffee and brunch before you go shred your legs off all day. 

7:45 AM | VIP Registration Opens 

Festival HQ | Roam Events

Early registration for VIP Demo Pass holders. Enjoy early demo, bike reservations, and group rides. GET TICKETS

8:00 AM | Registration Opens || Closes at 6PM

Festival HQ Tent | Roam Events

Check-in as soon as you arrive to receive your festival wristband, goodies, and event information. You may also receive hugs and high fives. GET TICKETS

8:00 AM | VIP Demo Opens

Expo Area | Industry Nine, Specialized, Liv, Pivot, Ibis, Rocky Mountain Bicycles, Juliana, Jamis

VIP DEMO PASS HOLDERS ONLY. Enjoy an early bird hour of demo and a VIP-ONLY morning shuttle that departs at 8:45. Please bring a helmet, ID, and credit card (for security hold) to demo a bike or i9 wheelset. GET VIP TICKETS

8:45 AM | VIP Shuttles & Rides Depart

Shuttle Loading Area | 

VIP DEMO PASS HOLDERS ONLY. Shuttle to iconic local trails with a crew of local ride leaders to show you the best and sendiest trails in Brevard.

Check out our ride schedule

9:00 AM | General Demo Opens | Last Bike Out at 3PM

Expo Area | Industry Nine, Specialized, Liv, Pivot, Ibis, Rocky Mountain Bicycles, Juliana, Jamis

Demo all the bikes & gear!!! Demo's can be taken out for the duration of your ride. Just bring the bike/gear back to your demo rep as soon as you roll back to the festival so the next rider can test ride.

9:00 AM | General Shuttles Begin || Last Shuttle Out @3PM

Shuttle Loading Area | 

FREE shuttles will be loading and departing adjacent to the Barn.

Check out our ride schedule

9:30 AM |  Demo Laps & Group Rides Begin || Last Group Ride 2PM

Expo Area| Roam Bike Fest

Grab a demo bike and join ride leaders for for an epic weekend of shred. Group rides for various skill and fitness levels. 

Check out our ride schedule

9:30 AM |  Pivot's "Pumptrack 101" with Leigh Donovan || 1 Hour

Pumptrack | Pivot Cycles Athlete & World Champ Leigh Donovan

Learn about the science of a perfectly built pumptrack, why it's a great tool for every style of riding, and then take a shred with Leigh! Leigh Donovan is a BMX and Mountain Bike Hall of Famer with the skills to pay the bills. All level riders welcome, bring a bike. Sign up in advanced and meet up at the Pivot tent. 

11:00 AM  |  CHUB Wagon is Open! || Closes at 5PM

Expo Area | CHUB Wagon

No need to leave the party to get a delicious, locally inspired, and responsibly sourced CHUB burger, sandwich, or sides. Full menu available at festival.

2:00 PM |  Chains & Derailleurs Workshop || 1 Hour

REI Coop Tent | REI Coop

A well-tuned bike can help make your riding smooth and efficient.Grinding gears, rubbing derailleurs, and squeaky chains are your bike's cry for help. Ready to learn how to prevent or eliminate these annoyances from your beloved bike? Join REI's expert bike techs for a workshop on how to care for and maintain your bike's derailleurs and chain.

3:00 PM | VIP Demo Reservations Begin || 2 Hours

Expo Area | Industry Nine, Specialized, Liv, Pivot, Rocky Mountain Bicycles, Juliana, Yeti

VIP DEMO PASS HOLDERS ONLY. Reserve your demo wheels and bikes for Saturday and Sunday so you can get your shred on bright and early. 

3:00 PM | FOX "32 vs 36 and other Fun Squish Facts" || 1 Hour

Fox Tent | Fox Mountain Bike Suspension 

Join Fox suspension technicians for an informative hour about the differences between Fox suspension platforms. Coil vs. air... 32 vs. 36....and, what the hell is dampening? 

3:00 PM |  BIKE FLIGHTS "Pack & Ship Like a Pro"  Workshop || 1 Hour

Bike Flights| Bike Flights Tent

Traveling with your bike is a lot easier than you think! Let the experts at Bike Flights show you how to properly pack, ship, and rebuild your bike like a pro! 

3:30 PM |  REI Flat Tire Repair || 1 Hour

REI Coop Tent | REI Coop

Flat tires can impact every rider on every surface. If you want to be ready to fix your next flat, join REI's expert bike techs in this hands-on workshop. Join like-minded women as you work through everything you need to know to change a tire and reduce the chances of a repeat flat. Bring your own personal bike, or practice on some of ours. 

3:30 PM |  JAMIS "How to Bike Pack" || 1 Hour

Jamis Tent | Tamara Sanders, Jamis Ambassador

Broadly speaking, there are three bikepacking genres to choose from: Multi-day Mountain Biking, Ultralight Race & Gravel, and Expedition & Dirt Touring. Join Jamis ambassador Tamara Sanders as she breaks down everything you need to know to have a successful and fun adventure by bike. 

3:30 PM |  "The Squeaky Clean Bike" with MUC-OFF || 30 Min

Bike Wash Area| Muc-Off

A clean bike is a happy bike. Join the crew at Muc-Off for quick rundown on how to quickly, efficiently, and correctly clean your precious. Feel free to BYOBB (bring your own bike and beer!) 

4:00 PM |  Fits and Sits - Bike Fit and Saddle Size | 1 Hour

Specialized Tent | Specialized Bicycles MTB Technical Expert Erin Machan

Why is bike fit so important to an awesome ride experience? Learn about basic bike fit and how sit bone measurements determine saddle sizing so you can fully enjoy your shred sled.  

4:00 PM |  What's in Your Pack? || 1 Hour

Dakine/HydraPak Tent | Marie Weathers - Dakine Manager

What goes into a perfectly dialed mtb pack? What about riding with just a hip pack? Water bladder or bottle? Do I really need a spare derailleur hanger? What the hell is a derailleur hanger? Join the ladies of Dakine & Hydra Pak for a pack essentials workshop, so you can get extra sendy knowing you are perfectly prepared. 

4:30 PM |  SRAM Technical Clinic || 1 Hour

SRAM Tent | Sara Jarrell - SRAM Mechanic and Women's Program Coordinator

Come learn how to set up your suspension along with some other handy tips to fix up your bike! Please arrive at the SRAM booth at 4:15 to get signed in, and situated. No bike needed. Space is limited, please register in advance HERE .

5:00 PM |  Get Yo'self a Wheel Education || 1 Hour

Industry Nine Tent | Sarah Wood - Director of Operations

Inner widths, tire fitment, spoke count, freehub engagement, oh my! Industry Nine Director of Operations and Engineer Apprentice Sarah "Woody" Wood is here to help you learn how the right wheelset can significantly improve your ride! 

5:00 PM | Mountain to Desert Catering Opens || Open until 8PM

Expo Area | Mountain to Desert Catering

Delicious, hearty, and healthy meals curated just for Roam Bike Fest.  Meals and pricing listed at festival. Gluten free, dairy free, vegetarian, vegan options available.

6:00 PM | Happiest Hour || 1 Hour

Expo Area | Sierra Nevada Brewing Co and All Vendors

Make the rounds and meet the awesome folks working with our event partners - each will have a special somethin' somethin' to wet your whistle and a small snacky to hold you over.

7:00 PM | Roam Bike Fest Welcome || 15 Min

Expo Area | Roam Events

FRICK YEAH YOU MADE IT TO ROAM BIKE FEST!!! Join Festival Directors Ash & Andi, along with the Roam Crew in a toast to hero dirt and lady shred! Plan to bundle up and stick around for a custom curation of No Man's Land Film Festival Screening.

7:15 PM | DNK Presents Foot Down Ho Down || 15 Min

Festival HQ| DNK Presents

Everyone is invited to partake in this fun-first foot down competition (with an awesome prize package for the winner). DNK Presents will referee these very simple rules: Don't put your foot down. Stay in-bounds. No touchy other riders. 

 7:30 PM | Blood Road Film Screening || 2 Hours

The Barn | Roam Events + Red Bull Media House

Experience the adventure of a lifetime through the Emmy Award-winning documentary Blood Road. This film follows the journey of ultra-endurance mountain bike athlete Rebecca Rusch and her Vietnamese riding partner, Huyen Nguyen, as they pedal 1,200 miles along the Ho Chi Minh Trail to reach the crash site and final resting place of Rebecca's father, a U.S. Air Force pilot who was shot down over Laos some 40 years earlier Learn More

 
SATURDAY 5/4

7:00 AM | REI Campout Coffee + Brunch Sampler || Ends at 9AM

REI Campout Campground | REI COOP

Let the crew at REI spoil you with coffee and brunch before you go shred your legs off all day. 

8:00 AM | Registration Opens & VIP Demo Opens

Festival HQ | Roam Events

Check-in as soon as your arrive to recieve your festival wristband, goodies, and event info. Early demos & shuttles for VIP Demo Pass holders.   GET TICKETS

8:30 AM | VIP Shuttles & Rides Load

Shuttle Loading Area | Shuttles on shuttles on shuttles

VIP DEMO PASS HOLDERS ONLY. Shuttle to iconic trails with a crew of local ride leaders to show you the best and sendiest trails in Brevard.

Check out our ride schedule

8:30 AM | General Demo Opens || Last Bike Out at 3PM

Expo Area | Roam Bike Fest

Demo all the bikes & gear!!! Demo's can be taken out for the duration of your ride. Just bring the bike/gear back to your demo rep as soon as you roll back to the festival so the next rider can test ride.

8:00 AM | Liv "Bike Bites" Workshop || 1 Hour

Liv Cycling Tent | Liv Cycling

Join Liv Cycling for a delicious DIY oatmeal & parfait bar and talk to pro riders about best practices for pre and post-ride nutrition. 

8:00 AM |  REI Flat Tire Repair || 1 Hour

REI Coop Tent | REI Coop

Flat tires can impact every rider on every surface. If you want to be ready to fix your next flat, join REI's expert bike techs in this hands-on workshop. Join like-minded women as you work through everything you need to know to change a tire and reduce the chances of a repeat flat. Bring your own personal bike, or practice on some of ours. 

9:00 AM | Shuttles Begin || Last Shuttle Out @3PM

Shuttle Loading Area |

FREE shuttles will be loading and departing adjacent to the barn. 

Check out our ride schedule

9:00 AM |  SRAM Rolling Suspension Clinic || 1 Hour

SRAM Tent | Sara Jarrell - SRAM Mechanic and Women's Program Coordinator

Learn how to set up your suspension on the trail. We'll be riding during this clinic so come prepared to ride: bike, helmet, water, snacks, flat kit, etc. Meet at SRAM tent 15 min before start time. Space is limited, please  register in advance HERE 

9:00 AM |  Demo Laps & Group Rides Begin || Last Group Ride 2PM

Expo Area| Roam Bike Fest

Grab a demo bike and join ride leaders for for an epic weekend of shred. Group rides for various skill and fitness levels. 

Check out our ride schedule

11:00 PM  |  CHUB Wagon is Open! || Closes at 5PM

Expo Area | CHUB Wagon

No need to leave the party to get a delicious, locally inspired, and responsibly sourced CHUB burger, sandwich, or sides. 

2:00 PM | Pivot's "Pumptrack 101" with Leigh Donovan || 1 Hour

REEB Ranch Pumptrack | Pivot Cycles Athlete & World Champ Leigh Donovan

Learn about the science of a perfectly built pumptrack, why it's a great tool for every style of riding, and then take a shred with Leigh! Leigh Donovan is a BMX and Mountain Bike Hall of Famer with the skills to pay the bills. All level riders welcome, bring a bike. Sign up in advanced and meet up at the Pivot tent. 

2:30 PM |  REI Flat Tire Repair || 1 Hour

REI Coop Tent | REI Coop

Flat tires can impact every rider on every surface. If you want to be ready to fix your next flat, join REI's expert bike techs in this hands-on workshop. Join like-minded women as you work through everything you need to know to change a tire and reduce the chances of a repeat flat. Bring your own personal bike, or practice on some of ours. 

3:00 PM |  BIKE FLIGHTS "Pack & Ship Like a Pro"  Workshop || 1 Hour

Bike Flights| Bike Flights Tent

Traveling with your bike is a lot easier than you think! Let the experts at Bike Flights show you how to properly pack, ship, and rebuild your bike like a pro! 

3:00 PM | VIP Demo Reservations Begin || 2 Hours

Expo Area | Industry Nine, Specialized, Liv, Pivot, Rocky Mountain Bicycles, Juliana, Yeti

VIP DEMO PASS HOLDERS ONLY. Reserve your demo wheels and bikes for Saturday and Sunday so you can get your shred on bright and early. 

3:00 PM | FOX "32 vs 36 and other Fun Squish Facts" || 1 Hour

Fox Tent | FOX MTB Suspension

Join Fox suspension technicians for an informative hour about the differences between Fox suspension platforms. Coil vs. air... 32 vs. 36....and, what the hell is dampening? 

3:30 PM |  Chains & Derailleurs Workshop || 1 Hour

REI Coop Tent | REI Coop

A well-tuned bike can help make your riding smooth and efficient.Grinding gears, rubbing derailleurs, and squeaky chains are your bike's cry for help. Ready to learn how to prevent or eliminate these annoyances from your beloved bike? Join REI's expert bike techs for a workshop on how to care for and maintain your bike's derailleurs and chain.

3:30 PM |  "The Squeaky Clean Bike" with MUC-OFF || 30 Min

Bike Wash Area| Muc-Off

A clean bike is a happy bike. Join the crew at Muc-Off for quick rundown on how to quickly, efficiently, and correctly clean your precious. Feel free to BYOBB (bring your own bike and beer!) 

4:00 PM |  Fits and Sits - Bike Fit and Saddle Size | 1 Hour

Specialized Tent | Specialized Bicycles MTB Technical Expert Erin Machan

Why is bike fit so important to an awesome ride experience? Learn about basic bike fit and how sit bone measurements determine saddle sizing so you can fully enjoy your shred sled.  

4:00 PM |  What's in Your Pack? | 1 Hour

Dakine Tent | Dakine & HydraPak

What goes into a perfectly dialed mtb pack? What about riding with just a hip pack? Water bladder or bottle? Do I really need a spare derailleur hanger? What the hell is a derailleur hanger? Join the ladies of Dakine & Hydra Pak for a pack essentials workshop, so you can get extra sendy knowing you are perfectly prepared. 

4:30 PM |  SRAM Technical Clinic || 1 Hour

SRAM Tent | Sara Jarrell - SRAM Mechanic and Women's Program Coordinator

Come learn how to set up your suspension along with some other handy tips to fix up your bike! Please arrive at the SRAM booth at 4:15 to get signed in, and situated. No bike needed. Space is limited, please register in advance HERE 

4:30 PM |  Ibis' "Bike Geometry & Spec"  || 1 Hour

Ibis Tent | Marketing Manager, Ibis Cycles

How do frame geometry, wheel size, and components dictate a bike's performance? How do you pick the right bike for your riding style? And what the hell is fork rake? Join us for a fun hour of bike talk. 

5:00 PM |  Get Yo'self a Wheel Education || 1 Hour

Industry Nine Tent | Sarah Wood - Director of Operations

Inner widths, tire fitment, spoke count, freehub engagement, oh my! Industry Nine Director of Operations and Engineer Apprentice Sarah "Woody" Wood is here to help you learn how the right wheelset can significantly improve your ride! 

5:00 PM |  Kit and Design - MTB Apparel Q&A  || 1 Hour

The Barn | SHREDLY, Club Ride, Dakine, Specialized & Liv

Give us all the pockets! Functional mtb apparel has been a long time coming, amiright? Join our apparel brands with a real-time display of riders in gear and an open Q&A with designers, product developers, and marketing play makers.

6:00 PM | Can'd Aid Foundation Bike Build || 1 Hour

Can'd Aid Tent | Can'd Aid Foundation & REEB Cycles

Support trails and help us build bikes for kids in need! For many recipients, this will be their very first bicycle and and we need your help building them! We’ll supply tools… just come ready to jump in and help turn some wrenches! 

All beer donations benefit Can'd Aid Foundation

6:00 PM | Mountain to Desert Catering Fiesta Dinner || Free!

Expo Area | Mountain to Desert Catering

You've earned a hearty, healthy, fulfilling meal after a long day of riding. Join us for a free fiesta dinner with your fellow festival goers. Gluten free, dairy free, vegetarian, vegan options available.

7:00 PM | SHREDTalks || 1 Hour

The Barn | Panelists TBA

Join us for an inspiring session of SHREDTalks - a collection of inspiring stories from badass women in the bike industry. Featuring industry game changers, playmakers, influencers, and inspirationally badass women. 

8:00 PM | Really Fast Raffle that Doesn't Suck | 30 Min

Expo Area | Roam Events

Insane prizes. Fast raffle. Does it get any better that this? One free raffle ticket with festival pass, additional tickets 1 for $1, 15 for $10, or 40 for $20. 

 8:30 PM | Pivot Presents: Star Wars Dance Party || 2 Hours

The Barn | Roam Events + Red Bull Media House

May the fourth be with you! We know that sometimes, you just need to dance it out. Here's your chance. Star Wars themed costumes encouraged

 
SUNDAY 5/5

7:00 AM | REI Campout Coffee + Brunch Sampler || Ends at 9AM

REI Campout Campground | REI COOP

Let the crew at REI spoil you with coffee and brunch before you go shred your legs off all day. 

7:00 AM | REI Sunrise Yoga Session || 45 Minutes

REI Campout Campground | REI COOP

Sunrise salutations shredders! Join the crew at REI for a relaxing stretch and warmup before a big day of riding. This class is for all level yogis so please come out and join us. Bring a yoga mat and bottle of water (we have a few extras)

7:30 AM | VIP Advanced Ride w/ Leigh Donovan || 3 Hours

Shuttle Loading Zone | Pivot Cycles

It's not everyday you get to wakeup, and shred your face off with a World Champion who doubles down as a two-time Hall of Famer...but today is the day ladies! Must register in advance by EOD Saturday at the Pivot Tent. 

8:00 AM | VIP Demo Opens

Festival HQ | Roam Events

Early registration, demos and shuttles for VIP Demo Pass holders. Enjoy early demo, bike reservations, and group rides.   GET TICKETS

8:00 AM |  REI Flat Tire Repair || 1 Hour

REI Coop Tent | REI Coop

Flat tires can impact every rider on every surface. If you want to be ready to fix your next flat, join REI's expert bike techs in this hands-on workshop. Join like-minded women as you work through everything you need to know to change a tire and reduce the chances of a repeat flat. Bring your own personal bike, or practice on some of ours. 

8:00 AM |  JAMIS "How to Bike Pack" Workshop || 1 Hour

Jamis Tent | Jamis Ambassador Tamara Sanders

Coffee available! Broadly speaking, there are three bikepacking genres to choose from: Multi-day Mountain Biking, Ultralight Race & Gravel, and Expedition & Dirt Touring. Join Jamis ambassador Tamara Sanders as she breaks down everything you need to know to have a successful and fun adventure by bike. 

8:30 AM | VIP Shuttles & Rides Depart

Shuttle Loading Area | TrailsNAles

VIP DEMO PASS HOLDERS ONLY. Shuttle to iconic NC trails with a crew of local ride leaders to show you the best and sendiest lines in Brevard.

Check out our ride schedule

8:30 AM | General DEMO Opens

Expo Area | Industry Nine, Specialized, Liv, Pivot, Ibis, Rocky Mountain Bicycles, Juliana, Yeti

Please bring a helmet, ID, and credit card (for security hold) to demo a bike or Industry Nine wheelset. Demo bikes/wheels are first-come, first-serve and cannot be reserved in advance. Happy shredding!

9:00 AM | Shuttles Begin || Last Shuttle Out @12PM

Shuttle Loading Area |

FREE shuttles will be loading and departing for a short drive to popular trailheads like Corn Mill Shoals, and Lake Imaging.

Check out our ride schedule

9:00 AM |  Demo Laps & Group Rides Begin || Last Ride 10:30PM

Expo Area| Roam Bike Fest

Grab a demo bike and join ride leaders for for an epic weekend of shred. Group rides for various skill and fitness levels. 

Check out our ride schedule

10:00 AM |  SRAM Fun Ride || 2 Hours

SRAM Tent | Sara Jarrell - SRAM Mechanic and Women's Program Coordinator

Come out for a ride with the Women from SRAM. It will be fun and just enough exercise to get the blood pumping after the dance party Saturday night. All levels welcome. Register in advance HERE 

1:00 PM |  Chains & Derauilleurs Workshop || 1 Hour

REI Coop Tent | REI Coop

A well-tuned bike can help make your riding smooth and efficient.Grinding gears, rubbing derailleurs, and squeaky chains are your bike's cry for help. Ready to learn how to prevent or eliminate these annoyances from your beloved bike? Join REI's expert bike techs for a workshop on how to care for and maintain your bike's derailleurs and chain.

2:00 PM |  "ROAM with us!" Presentation || 30 Min

The Barn |Roam Events founder Ash Bocast

Want to play bikes again with Roam Events? Join a panel of past event participants for an honest take on events like the Roam Retreats, Sturdy Dirty Enduro, Rebecca's Private Idaho, and more! One lucky lady will walk away with a coveted prize!

2:30 PM |  "The Squeaky Clean Bike" with MUC-OFF || 30 Min

Bike Wash Area|Muc-Off

A clean bike is a happy bike. Join the crew at Muc-Off for quick rundown on how to quickly, efficiently, and correctly clean your precious. Feel free to BYOBB (bring your own bike and beer!) 

3:00 PM |  BIKE FLIGHTS "Pack & Ship Like a Pro"  Workshop || 1 Hour

Bike Flights| Bike Flights Tent

Need some help packing and shipping your bike before heading home? Traveling with your bike is a lot easier than you think! Let the experts at Bike Flights show you how to properly pack, ship, and rebuild your bike like a pro! 

4:00 PM |  LAST BIKE RETURNED || 

Demo Tents | Specialized, Liv, Pivot, Ibis, Juliana, Rocky Mountain Bicycles, Jamis, i9 

Please don't be late returning demo bikes and wheels!

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