UCI Transportation is excited to present this year’s uciRIDEtoberfest featuring Pump2Plug’s Electric Vehicle Showcase on Tuesday, October 9 and Wednesday, October 10, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Aldrich Flagpoles. Come learn about bike safety, race adult-sized tricycles, buy a used bike, eat delicious food and ice cream, win great prize drawings, and see the most popular zero-emission vehicles on the market side by side.
Anteaters, come celebrate uciRIDEtoberfest at Aldrich Flagpoles, where you can learn about bike safety, race adult-sized tricycles, eat delicious food and ice cream, and win great prizes drawings. The festival will be on Tuesday, October 10 through Wednesday, October 11 at 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
To win tickets, visit each booth at the festival. Earn tickets when you learn how to shift gears while riding in traffic, change and patch a flat tire, maintain your bike, and lock your bike properly! You can also learn more about the different sustainable ways to get to campus from representatives of the Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA), Metrolink, and UCI Sustainable Transportation staff.
Featuring Pump2Plug’s EV Showcase
For this year’s uciRIDEtoberfest, we will also be featuring Pump2Plug’s EV Showcase, allowing faculty, staff, and students to see the latest zero-emission vehicles on the market. Financing options will also be available from local banking institutions and federal and state rebates are being offered to help you make the switch from gas pump to the electric plug. Once you purchase your all-electric or plug-in hybrid vehicle, join UCI’s extensive EV charging network, Chargepoint, to receive UCI discounts on the campus charging ports. Faculty and staff may sign up during the event for further Pump2Plug benefits, which include complimentary level 1 charging on campus. Now is the time to explore your electric vehicle options!
On Tuesday, October 9, uciRIDEtoberfest will be featuring electric fleet vehicle options for faculty and staff who want to join the efforts in making all campus vehicles zero-emissions.
On Wednesday, October 10, commuter and family zero-emission vehicles will be showcased, including certified used vehicle options. In addition, several dealerships are offering discounts exclusive to the UCI community during uciRIDEtoberfest.
- U-Lock & Cable
- High Quality Front and Rear Lights
- Reflective Water bottle
- Water bottle cage
- Floor Pump
- Mini Air Pump
- Tire Levers
- Patch Kit
- Rear Rack & Panniers
- Bike Bells
All participants earn tickets. The winning team of each relay race gets an extra ticket!
Used Bike Fair
Buy a used bike or sell an old one! Recycled bikes will be sold at a low cost to students, faculty, and staff with their UCI identification card. No need to worry about registration – bikes will be registered on the spot! Limit one bike per person for the entire festival.