Festival 24

It’s not just a mountain bike race. It’s a festival with fun and games for the whole family!

These events are subject to change. Updated 1.31.2014

Free Kayaking and Stand Up Paddling: Saturday – 10:00am – 4:00pm & Sunday – 9:00am – 12:00pm
Face Painting for Kids: Saturday – 12:30pm – 4:00pm
Kids’ Movie Night: TBA Saturday, 7:30pm
Live Music by Fwhatza Marimba, a multi-faceted marimba band. Playing mostly original and traditional songs in the Shona style from Zimbabwe.

Expo

Check out the latest in cycling gear and outdoor apparel from vendors.
Where:
Next to the Festival Tent
When:
Saturday, 9:00am – 6:00pm; Sunday, 9:00am – 3:00pm

Circus Themed Game -TBA

Where: Festival Area
When:
Saturday, 1:30pm

24 Minutes of Great Glen, sponsored by The Bike Shop
Where:
Festival Area
When:
Saturday, 2:30pm

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The first time Meg lost- and he didn’t even have pedals!

Don’t forget the kid’s bikes! This mini course with obstacles is set up in the field by the festival tent. Ages groups are: 0-5 ride a modified course.  Ages 6-7   Ages 8-9 and 10-12.  Number of laps per age group will be determined day of.  Prizes awarded to top three in each age group. Bib pickup and registration under the festival tent from 12:30 to 2:30. Parent volunteers needed, please check in under the tent between 12:30 and 2:30 to get assignments if interested. Le Mans Start – just like the big race.

24′s Quacky Duck Race!

Kids of all ages can purchase a ticket to race a duck down the Peabody River.  1st place duck waddles home with the Grand Prize!  Goodie bags awarded to the first 30 ducks to cross the finish line!

Tickets On Sale: TBD
Where:
Expo Area
When: Race takes place after the 24 Minutes of Great Glen

 

Tentative Circus Themed Game TBA
Where: TBA
When: 5-5:30

Cheese Doodle Toss

Take on the “Lifeguards of the Glen” as teams compete to see how many Cheese Doodles they can toss and get to stick on a teammate’s shaving cream covered head. This one is a favorite!
Where:
Festival Area
When: Saturday, 6:00pm

Kids Movie Night TBA

Get your jammies on and join us under the festival tent for a family friendly movie!
Where:
Festival Tent
When: 7:30pm * New time

Best Team Costume Award

Teams should wear costumes during Le Mans start of race to be judged for the best costume award. Crew 24 will pick their favorite!

Where: Festival Tent
When: Team costumes will be judged during the Le mans start. Best Team Costume will be announced at the awards ceremony on Sunday.

Campsite Award

Decorate your camp site by 7:00 pm and the Camp Hosts will judge and announce the winners. The 24 campground crew will be decorating, you should too. You could win prizes!

Where: Festival Tent
When: Judging will take place Saturday at 7:00 pm. The Best Camp Site will be announced at the awards ceremony on Sunday.

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