Cranksgiving is coming to Apple Valley on November 4th!

You ask what is Cranksgiving? Cranksgiving combines 2 awesome things in one great day.

First, we will be collecting food for the 360 Communities food shelves!

Secondly, we will be doing this while riding our bikes!


When: Saturday November 3th. Registration will open at 9am, riding will start at 10am and everyone should be back by 1pm. Awards/prizes and refreshments will be at 1pm at Valley Bike & Ski.

How: You can register the day of the ride or online at:

Where: The event will start and end at Valley Bike & Ski. The ride will travel in the Apple Valley community.

What: You will get a manifest the day of the ride of what this need to be purchased and where. You then need to ride your bike to the designated location and purchase the food/goods at the location. You must ride your bicycle to all the locations and transport all goods on your bicycle. The ride will be 10-12 miles.

Who: Anybody who wants to help make a difference in there community. You can sign up as an individual or a team.

The Cost: There is no cost to participate in the event. The cost will be in the food/goods you purchase at each of the stops for the food shelve which will range between $15-$20.

What to Bring: Dress appropriately for the weather, bring something to carry the purchased goods on your bike, a helmet, a bike lock and $20 to purchase goods.

Prizes: There will prizes award to Teams & Individuals based on fastest time, best costumes/outfit, largest group youngest & oldest participant.

The Fine Print:

1. All riders will be required to do the following.

        * Sign a ride day waiver

        * Wear a helmet

        * Obey all traffic laws

2. Each participation must purchase there own food/goods and only 1 item allowed per receipt.

3. All transportation must be done on a bicycle, any type of bicycle: tandem, recumbents, cruisers etc. Children may ride in carts or tag-a-longs.

Most importantly have fun!