Perhaps one of the most exciting and world-renowned destinations in Lehigh Valley is. Located in the Trexlertown / Breinigsville area, Valley Preferred Cycling Center is home to world-class races right here in your own backyard. Known as "TTown" or by locals as "the Velodrome," Valley Preferred Cycling Center offers opportunities to get moving—at any age—with their community programs. Shop for new cycling gear at Velofest. Enjoy a different kind of beer festival at Breakway Bierfest. Or, bring the whole crew to watch riders (with no brakes!) compete in fast paced action in the "concrete crater" on Fridays nights.
Check out this season's jam-packed lineup below for fun at the track.
Programs begin in April 2023
Be more than just a spectator at Valley Preferred Cycling Center, take advantage of community programs aimed at getting kids and adults moving at any age. From learning to ride without training wheels to learning bike safety, how to ride on the track, and basic fitness cycling classes on the track. Programs include Squirts and PeeWees for the kids (ages 5 & up), Air Products Youth and Bicycle Racing League for the more advanced, and Try/Ride/Race the track for new cyclists. After completion, Try/Ride/Race participants can participate in structured training sessions for general fitness! There's also a Corporate Challenge, a fun way to team build with your business—get competitive and be the fastest team in the Valley! Programs begin April 3 and registration is now open.
Racing at TTown
Fridays, June 2–August 18, 2023
Cheer on riders all Summer long! This is the perfect opportunity to get out of the house on Friday nights in the summer: Friday Nights Under the Lights. See international/Olympic quality racing right here in Lehigh Valley. Current and former Olympic medalists will also join in on the racing. Concessions provided by the finger-lickin’ good Sticky Pig food truck and beer by Shangy’s the Beer Authority. General admission is $10. Deck tickets go for $18 and include a free beer and a seat on the deck in turn 4, some of the best views in the venue for racing!
Opening Night Friday, June 2 featuring international racing and fireworks to end the evening
Discover Lehigh Valley Super Week June 14-19: International athletes grab for Olympic qualifying points on the track
Closing Night Friday, August 18 with fireworks to close out the summer racing
May 13, 2023 from 9 a.m.–3 p.m. (Stay tuned for future dates)
Get some new gear at the Valley’s longest running bicycle swap meet, VeloFest, at Valley Preferred Cycling Center. It’s the perfect place to buy or sell new and vintage bikes, jerseys, helmets, accessories, and much more – including craft vendors. If you’re looking to do a little spring cleaning and have items to sell, purchase a vendor space. Admission is $8 for adults and $6 for children.
May 20, 2023 from 11 a.m.–3:30 p.m. (Stay tuned for future dates)
The newest event at the velodrome, Breakaway Biefest is not your typical beerfest, check out Breakaway Bierfest, curated by Shangy’s the Beer Authority, featuring local beer and breweries from around the world. VIP tickets are $75 and include early admission at 11 a.m. General admission is $55 and begins at 12 p.m.