Schedule of Events 2016

Dirt Fest 2015_Pivot

Thursday: May 19

2:00 – 8:00 pm: Early camper arrival.

Friday: May 20

9:00 am: Susquehannock camping facilities open for check in.

1:00 pm: Expo Opens!

1:00 pm: Festival Attendance Only Check-In Opens at the Seven Points Visitors Center 


3line_Horizontal_72DPI(Lo-Rez)1:00 pm:
Five Ten Skills Clinic – Braking: When, Why, How Much, Which One.

2:00 pm: SRAM Women’s Skills Clinic – Beginner basics: SRAM_Dirt_Fest_Logo_WEBLearn the essentials of mountain biking. Skills: Setting up your bike, shifting, and braking. Location: Skills Area.

Print3:00 pm: SR Suntour presents Beer School - Learn about speciality beers from Green Flash Brewing, Oskar Blues Brewery, Sly Fox Brewing Co. and Troëgs Brewing Co. with Stewards of Beer. Sign up at the SR Suntour booth. Limited to 30 spots. Must have ID.

SRAM_Dirt_Fest_Logo_WEB4:00 pm: SRAM Women’s Skills Clinic - Beginner basics: Learn to find your perfect balance on the bike. Skills: Bike and body separation and cornering techniques. Location: Skills Area.

logo with bird-25:00 pm: Happy Hour – Pivot Cycles presents Happy Valley Brewing Company. Location: Pivot booth.

3line_Horizontal_72DPI(Lo-Rez)5:30 pm: Five Ten Skills Clinic – Pump and Flow: Work the Terrain for Speed, Traction and Flow    

IMBA graphicstand..indd6:00 pm: IMBA Fundraising Cruise on the Princess. Location: Seven Points Marina. Food provided. Refreshments by Troëgs Brewing Co.

DT_Swiss_Logo_WEB_Small6:00 pm: Happy Hour: DT Swiss presents Lagunitas Brewing. Location: DT Swiss booth.

6:00 pm: Expo Closes – Demo Bikes Must Be Returned

7:00 pm: Bike Shuttle Stops. People Shuttle Continues until 11:00 pm.

Happy Valley Brewing Company8:00 pm: Happy Valley Brewing Company Weekend Welcome Back! Live Music: Hogmaw. Location: Big Top Tent Site 13 of Susquehannock Campground. Kick-off to the weekend with live music and beer from HVBC. Doan’s Bones and Wabi Sabi Sushi serving food. Please utilize the free shuttle service. Must have ID.

NICA_PA_Logo-RGB38:00 pm: Movie Night: NICA presents Singletrack High. Amphitheater at Seven Points Visitors Center.


Saturday: May 21

9:00 am: Expo Opens - Standing Stone Coffee Company Coffee Opens. (buy 1 get 1 free coffee until 10am)

WTC-logo-Final9:00 am: Group Ride – Wolf Tooth Components presents the Epic Ride. Location: Wolf Tooth Components booth. This 6-hour ride is only for the most physically fit. Limited to 30 riders.

WTB_logo_WEB9:00 am: Group Ride – WTB presents the Coffee & Do nut Epic Ride. Location: Start and Finish at WTB booth. The opposite of the Epic Ride. Start slow and taper off quickly on this 3-4 hour ride. Refuel with coffee and donuts mid ride. Limited to 30 riders.

3line_Horizontal_72DPI(Lo-Rez)9:00 am: Five Ten Skills Clinic – Pump and Flow: Work the Terrain for Speed, Traction and Flow

Rothrock Outfitters9:00 pm: Rothrock Outfitters Kayak and Paddleboard Demos. Location: Seven Points Marina. Time: 9 am – 5 pm. Check out kayaks, canoes, and paddleboards from NRS, Yolo, Jackson, Current Designs, Wenonah, and Ocean Kayak.

DT_Swiss_Logo_WEB_Small10:00 am: DT Swiss Kids Area Opens. Location: Expo Area.

10:00 am: SRAM Women’s Beginner No Drop SRAM_Dirt_Fest_Logo_WEBRide. Location: SRAM Booth

3line_Horizontal_72DPI(Lo-Rez)10:15 am: Five Ten Skills Clinic Cornering I: Slow, Tight Turns and Switchbacks.           

butlerwobble10010:30 am: Group Ride: Butler Wobble MUni Ride. Location: Unicycle Land In the expo. Try mountain unicycling with a ride lead by MUni legend Dave Krack. Demo unicycles available.

11:00 am: Dirt Sculpt Parks presents: Building Bike Parks and Trails From Concept to Construction. Location: Visitor’s Center at Seven Points Campground. Learn how to build bike parks and trails and get a walking tour of the new Seven Points Bike Park.

3line_Horizontal_72DPI(Lo-Rez)11:30 pm: Five Ten Skills Clinic – Cornering II: Moderate- to High-Speed Corners.

SRAM_Dirt_Fest_Logo_WEB1:00 pm: SRAM Women’s Skills ClinicIntermediate riders: Learn to master cornering on your bike. Skills: Flat turns, tight switchback turns, high speed turns, and low speed turns. Location: Skills Area.

butlerwobble1001:00 pm – 3pm:  Butler Wobble Unicycle Demos. If you’ve ever thought of trying unicycling, here’s your chance.  We’ll bring the unicycles, you bring the non-clipless shoes and helmet.  We’ll have a keg of root beer to share too!  All ages welcome.

2:00 pm: Brewers Grove Opens. Free craft beer samples provided by Erie Brewing Co., Fat Head’s Brewery, Flying Fish Brewing Co., GearHouse Brewing Co., Green Flash Brewing Co., Happy Valley Brewing Co., Jack’s Hard Cider, Lagunitas Brewing Co., Oskar Blues Brewery, Penn Brewery, Race Street Brewing Co., Sly Fox Brewing Co. Spring House Brewing Co., Troëgs Brewing Co., Yards Brewing Co.  Must have valid ID. Please drink responsibly. Do not drink and ride.

2:00 pm: Dirt Sculpt Parks presents: Building Bike Parks and Trails From Concept to Construction. Location: Visitor’s Center at Seven Points Campground. Learn how to build bike parks and trails and get a walking tour of the new Seven Points Bike Park.

Print3:00 pm: SR Suntour presents Beer School. Learn about speciality beers from Green Flash Brewing, Oskar Blues Brewery, Sly Fox Brewing Co. and Troëgs Brewing Co. with Stewards of Beer. Sign up at the SR Suntour booth. Limited to 30 spots. Must have ID.

SRAM_Dirt_Fest_Logo_WEB3:00 pm: SRAM Women’s Skills Clinic - Intermediate riders: Learn to bunny hop. Skills: The standard front wheel lift, manual front wheel lift, and rear wheel lift. Location: Skills Area.

Surly-logo-white-WEB4:19 pm:  Group Ride – Surly presents Rollin’ Fat Ride. Location: Surly booth. Fat bikes only!

logo with bird-25:00 pm: Happy Hour – Pivot presents Sly Fox Brewing. Location: Pivot booth in expo.

3line_Horizontal_72DPI(Lo-Rez)5:00 pm: Five Ten Skills Clinic – Logs and Obstacles: Riding Things in the Trail.

6:00 pm: Expo Closes – Demo Bikes Must Be Returned.

Fuji logo (2)6:00 pm: Happy Hour – Fuji presents Troëgs. Location: Fuji booth in expo.

6:00 pm: Bike Shuttle Stops. People Shuttle Continues until midnight.

Focus_Bikes_WEB7:00 pm: Focus Photo Booth Opens at Big Top Tent. Get your Dirt Fest keepsake photo at our photo booth. Location: Site 13 at Susquehannock Campground.

8:30 pm: Movie Night – Rider and the WolfLocation: Amphitheater at Visitors Center.

oskarblues1008:30 pm: Oskar Blues presents The EarthTonesLocation: Big Top Tent – Susquehannock Site 13. Join us for the big Dirt Fest celebration.

Sunday: May 22

9:00 am: Expo Opens – Standing Stone Coffee Company Coffee Opens. (buy 1 get 1 free coffee until 10am)

DT_Swiss_Logo_WEB_Small10:00 am: DT Swiss Teen-Only Ride2Lake with Stone Mountain AdventuresLocation: Bakers Hollow Parking Lot. Age: 10-17

This year with two ride groups! Descend the trails from Bakers Hollow back to the lake, then jump aboard the houseboat for a ride back. Register in advance at the Stone Mountain Adventures booth. Participants under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.

Rothrock Outfitters10:00 am: Rothrock Outfitters Kayak and Paddleboard Demos. Location: Seven Points Marina. Time: 10am- 3pm. Paddle Raystown in demo kayaks, canoes, and paddle boards from NRS, Yolo, Jackson, Current Designs, Wenonah, and Ocean Kayak.

10:00 am: Hair of the Dog Yoga. Location: Seven Points Amphitheater. BYOMat.

3line_Horizontal_72DPI(Lo-Rez)10:15 am Five Ten Skills Clinic - Drops: Riding Off of 16-Inch Drops

SRAM_Dirt_Fest_Logo_WEB11:00 am: SRAM Women’s Fun Ride - Join together to close out the weekend. All skill levels, no drop pace. Location: SRAM Booth.

3line_Horizontal_72DPI(Lo-Rez)11:30 am: Five Ten Skills Clinic - Manuals: Manual Through Small Bumps and Off Small Drops.

3:00 pm: EXPO CLOSES AND SHUTTLES STOP!

5:00 pm: Dirt Fest closes! All guests must be out of the Campground, gates will be locked.

 

Skills Clinic Info:

SRAM_Dirt_Fest_Logo_WEBSRAM Women’s Skills Clinics

  • Instructors: Leigh Donovan, Caroline Washam, Susan Haywood
  • Location: Skills Area unless noted otherwise.
  • Duration: 1.5 Hours
  • Limit: 30 riders. Sign up here in advance, or at the SRAM booth.

3line_Horizontal_72DPI(Lo-Rez)Five Ten Skills Clinics 

  • Instructor: Harlan Price
  • Location: Skills Area
  • Duration: 1 Hour
  • Limit: 15 riders first come, first serve.

Food Vendors:

  • Doans Bones: Wood fired pizza, BBQ, Breakfast Burritos, Salads, Vegetarian Options!
  • Wabi Sabi Sushi Truck: Ocean Friendly Sushi
  • Standing Stone Coffee Company: Fresh Roasted Coffee, Fruit, and Baked Goods

Nutritional stations supported by Clif Bar and Justin’s Peanut Butter.

CLIFBAR_LOGO                  Justin's Peanut Butter logo

Special thanks to The Wheel Mill for their help in building the Skills Area!

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Other Ammenities

  • First AID at registration tent and Skills Area. Doctors on call 24 hours.
  • Shower Facilities located at 7 Points Beach.
  • FreezeThaw Repair Station: Free Service!

 

Shuttle schedule

Shuttle Schedule People Bikes
Friday: 1:00 pm – 11:00 pm 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Saturday: 8:30 am -11:00 pm 8:30 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday: 8:30 am – 3:00 pm 8:30 am – 3:00 pm