2012 Urban Farm Bicycle Tour

2012 Urban Farm Bicycle Tour

Discover some of Austin's local food-producing gems on a family-friendly bicycle tour, including stops at Austin's urban farms, school gardens, community gardens and more—featuring farm tours, a wonderful array of chef-prepared snacks, local food products, chef demos and a chance to win fabulous prizes!

Presented by Bicycle Sport Shop.


The complete tour is approximately 20 miles. Distances will vary depending on your starting point and your chosen stops. You may choose to skip stops or turn back to your start at any time.



Check back for updates on restaurants and food artisans at the stops and packet pickup information.
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Ticket Prices:

  • Children under 12 free.
  • $30 for early bird tickets (offered till Oct. 31)
  • $35 for pre-registration (offered till Nov. 30)
  • $40 for day of tickets

Updated Start Locations:

  • SFC Farmers' Market Downtown (4th & Guadalupe) at 10 am
  • Triangle (46th & Lamar) at 9 am

Packet Pickup:

  • Friday at Bicycle Sport Shop, 517 S. Lamar Blvd., from Noon to 6 PM
  • Satruday at The Triangle (46th & Lamar) from 8-9 AM
  • Saturday SFC Farmers’ Market Downtown (4th & Guadalupe) from 9-10 AM

Participating Farms & Community Gardens:

  • Austin Urban Farm *NEW
  • Boggy Creek Farm
  • Green Gate Farms
  • HausBar Farm
  • HOPE Farm *NEW
  • HOPE Farmers Market
  • Rain Lily Farm / Farmhouse Delivery
  • Springdale Farm
  • Urban Roots Farm
  • Alamo Community Garden
  • Blackshear Garden
  • Festival Beach Community Garden
  • Food is Free (2 locations) *NEW
  • Garza High School Garden
  • Hyde Park Community Garden
  • Kenny Dorham's Backyard Garden *NEW
  • Ridgetop Elementary School Garden
  • Sunshine Community Gardens
  • UT Concho Garden
  • Urban Patchwork Neighborhood Farm at In.gredients *NEW

Restaurants & Food Artisans:

  • Cafe Josie
  • Farmhouse Delivery
  • Granola Mama
  • Greenling
  • Hillside Farmacy
  • LICK Honest Ice Cream
  • Mmmpanadas
  • Olive & June
  • Princess and Moose's Sister
  • The Seedling Truck
  • Snack Bar
  • Texas French Bread
  • Thunder Heart Bison: Ranch to Trailer
  • Treasured Earth Foods
  • The Turtle Restaurant
  • Whole Foods Market
  • Windy Hill Organics

Cooking Demos:

  • Whole Foods Market Demo, 11 am, Springdale Farm
  • Greenling Demo, 12 pm, Boggy Creek Farm 
Saturday, December 1, 2012 - 9:00am