Media registration information

 

Media Registration form: Click here to sign up.

Credentials: Issued to media working on editorial assignment.
Advertising sales staff, public relations representatives and other non-editorial workers must purchase general admission tickets.
The maximum media credential allocation per publication is four.

Freelance journalists: Assignment letter required. This can be uploaded using the online form if registering prior to the event, otherwise a hard copy can be presented at onsite registration.

Credential pickup: All accredited journalists will receive an email letter with a credential offer. You may pick up your credentials at the pre-registration counter outside of Hall A. 

Media Registration Closes:  5 p.m. Eastern Time, October 28th, 2016


media info and resources

 

Stock Photos: Free to use with credit. Click here.

Hashtag: #2016pbe

PBE Media-only hours: 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday. Credentialed media only.
Media work area: Media lounge is located in room 303 above Hall A. Free coffee all weekend with media badge from Street Philly food truck located in Hall A.
Host hotel:  Book here for the PBE rate of $125/night. Hampton Inn, 1301 Race St Philadelphia, PA 19107.
Amtrak discounts: Book here. Select services only. Bookings must be made at least two weeks in advance for discount.
Expo Summary: click here


Exhibitor news tips

 

Latest exhibitor list

  • Campagnolo sponsors Philly Bike Expo for the first time in 2016
  • Silca makes a Philly Bike Expo branded toolkit
  • Amtrak offers discount fares for Philly Bike Expo attendees for the first time in 2016
  • ArtBike! rides. Warm up for the expo with art-themed rides October 28 and November 5
  • Selle Anatomica, American-made bicycle saddles, are running a 15% discount on saddles at the Philly Bike Expo
  • Product launches
    • Lynskey
    • Campagnolo 2017 components line

Event Facts and talking points

 

Tagline: Artisans, Activists, Alternatives
Event hashtag: #2016pbe
Show dates: November 5-6
Location: Pennsylvania Convention Center
Attendees: 4,000+ 
Activities: Bicycle consumer expo, Seminars, Advocacy symposium, Artisan demonstrations, Cycling skills classes, Flatland skills demonstrations, Rides, ArtBike!
Journalists: Expected 50+ 
Exhibitors: Expected 140+ with 160+ brands
Company: We are a grassroots, family-run business
Bike Parking: Free indoor valet bike parking is provided in a ground-level room
Amtrak: 25% discount on advance purchase tickets for Northeast Regional and select Keystone services.


PBE In The News

 

 

2016, November 7 - CycleExif: Winter Bicycles Suzume

2016, November 7 - Bicycle Retailer & Industry News: Record Attendance 

2016, November 7 - The Radavist: Anna Schwinn's Peacock Groove

2016, November 6 - Handbuilt Bicycle Guide: A fabulous array

2016, November 4 - Philadelphia Weekly: PW's Weekend Picks

2016, November 4 - Metro: Philly's pedaling population pushes demand for custom bikes

2016, November 3 - Twotone Amsterdam Newsletter - Link to Bike Rumor article

2016, November 1 - Bike Rumor: Chris Bishop meets Carl Schlemowitz

2016, November 1 - Bike World News: Philly Bike Expo breaks its exhibitor record

2016, October 31 - CycleExif: Keeping the Green Alive: Gallus Adventure Bike

2016, October 28 - Bike Rumor: Alex Clauss meets Curtis Inglis

2016, October 28 - VeloReviews: PBE has record booth sales

2016, October 28 - Bicycle Retailer & Industry News: PBE has record booth sales

2016, October 27 - Cyclist Lancaster: The Common Wheel does Philly Bike Expo

2016, October 27 - Bike Rumor: Curtis Inglis meets Burnsey

2016, October 26 - Bike Rumor: Burnsey meets Richard Sachs

2016, October 25 - Bike Rumor: Richard Sachs meets Erik Noren

2016, October 24 - Bike Rumor: Erik Noren meets Megan Dean
2016, October 22 - Outspoken Cyclist: Interview with Bina and Stephen Bilenky

2016, October 22 - Handbuilt Bicycle Guide: Dogwood Cycleworx - Kinetic Art

2016, October 21 - Bike Rumor: Megan Dean meets Eric Baar
2016, October 21 - Handbuilt Bicycle Guide: PBE grows as handbuilt event  

2016, October 20 - Bike Rumor: Interview - Eric Baar of Ground Up Speed Shop
2016, October 19 - Bike Rumor: The origin of the Philly Bike Expo
2016, October 18 - Philly Voice: PBE to return for seventh year

2016, October 17 - Metro: PBE returns for its seventh year

2016, July - Healthy Minds Philly: Philly Bike Expo

2016, July 20 - Bicycle Retailer & Industry News: PBE hires event consultant


press release archive

 

2016

Philly Bike Expo breaks its exhibitor record - Oct. 28, 2016

Philly local press release - Oct. 17, 2016

Cycling specialist press release - Oct. 7, 2016

Learn more about Philly Bike Expo - Sept. 15, 2016

Philly Bike Expo hires event consultant O2 Active - July 11, 2016
Hotel Booking Info - May 24, 2016

DirtRag Selle Anatomica Sponsor - May 13, 2016

2015

Post Event - Nov. 21, 2015

Highlights - Oct. 27 2015

Countdown to Expo - Oct. 26, 2015

5 Weeks Away Highlights - Oct. 2, 2015

The Philly Bike Expo gets ready to roll - Sept. 1, 2015

Exhibitor Highlights and Pre-Reg - Aug. 28, 2015

Exhibitor Highlights - Aug. 18, 2015

Newsletter, General - July  7, 2015

Philly Bike Expo returns for the 6th year - Apr. 27, 2015

2014

Post Event - Nov. 21, 2014


Newsletter Archive

 

Attendee News 4: Countdown - Oct. 27, 2016

Attendee News 2 - Oct. 15, 2016

Industry News 2: A fast-growing event - Oct. 5, 2016

Exhibitor News 3 - Oct. 4, 2016

Attendee News 1 - Aug. 22, 2016

Framebuilder News 1 - Aug. 15, 2016

Industry News 1 - Aug. 15, 2016

Exhibitor News 2 - Aug. 14, 2016

Retailers - Four-hour radius. Aug. 11, 2016

Retailers - Lancaster. Aug. 10, 2016