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The San Francisco Bicycle Music Festival is the largest 100% bicycle-powered music festival in the world! Featuring the original fully bike-portable Pedal-Powered sound stage, mobile LiveOnBike performances, and over a dozen Bay Area musical acts, the Bicycle Music Festival is a free annual event founded in 2007. Taking place on the Saturday closest to the […]

BMF is a Nonprofit!

Did you know that BMF acquired its Nonprofit Status this year? The Bicycle Music Festival is now a 501(c)3 project of the San Francisco Parks Trust http://www.sfpt.org. San Francisco Parks Trust is dedicated to providing leadership and support for San Francisco parks, recreation centers, and open spaces. We at BMF are so grateful to be a […]

BMF Interview – SF Events Examiner

“If you’ve ever imagined what a post peak-oil San Francisco Ecotopia sun festival might look like and feel like, the Bicycle Music Festival is pretty much that.” ~Gabe Dominguez Here’s a great article/interview with BMF founders Gabe Dominguez and Paul Freedman about the upcoming Bicycle Music Festival SF 2010! Thanks to Sona Avakian of SF Events Examiner! […]

BMF Receives Zellerbach Grant

Bicycle Music Festival has been awarded a Community Arts Grant from the Zellerbach Family Foundation. “The Mission of the Zellerbach Family Foundation is to be a catalyst for constructive social change by initiating and investing in efforts that strengthen families and communities.” Many thanks to the Zellerbach Family and the Foundation for supporting bicycle music, from […]

Bicycle Culture

Bike Culture Bicycle Music Festival is one spoke in a giant wheel of rolling badass bike culture momentum. Here are links to friends, organizations, and companies whose spokes are closely aligned with the Bicycle Music Festival’s: Worldbike is an international network of bicycle designers and industry leaders, and international development professionals, working together to provide transportation […]

Human Powered PA

ou Power the BMF Sound System This year’s Pedal Powered Sound System, about 10times better than last. The Ginger Ninjas Sound System, which will be our primary P/A system at BMF this year, was recently road tested on the 5000-mile Pleasant Revolution tour. It rocked Harmony Festival this past weekend. And it will rock you too. There were […]

About BMF

About the Bicycle Music Festival A 501(c)3 project of the San Francisco Parks Alliance – sfparksalliance.org The mission of the Bicycle Music Festival is to promote sustainable culture in general and bicycle culture in particular, by physically engaging and immersing our community in the magic of bike culture, and cultivating and nurturing a network of local sustainable […]

Get Involved!

Roll With the BMF! It’s easy to get involved… Here are some great ways to be part of the action: Volunteer! Wanna be a Bike Roadie? Rock the Merch Table or the Smoothie Station? Be a Golden Goose? Perhaps you’d like to post fliers or help test/build equipment before the day-of? Fill out the Volunteer Signup Formto let us know how you’d like to help out. Thank […]