Summer of Cycling 

Joy Ride: Designing Trek
On View: April 14–August 5, 2018

From its humble beginning, handcrafting steel bike frames in a rural Wisconsin barn, to becoming one of the dominant players in a global multi-billion dollar cycling market, Joy Ride highlights Trek Bicycle’s Wisconsin heritage, design innovation, and dedication to making the world a more bike-friendly place.

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Bring Your Own Bike (BYOB)
Regular Museum Hours | April 14–August 5

Park your bike at MOWA, experience the Joy Ride: Designing Trek exhibition, ride the Eisenbahn State Trail, and explore the shops and restaurants of beautiful downtown West Bend. 

To celebrate the Joy Ride: Designing Trek exhibition, a collaboration of community partners present a summer of cycling featuring free events. Download the full free community event calendar.

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Canceled: Movie Night
Friday, June 22 | Cancelled

We regret to report that movie night at MOWA has been canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience and look forward to a future movie night when the Cultural Campus is complete.

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City of West Bend’s Fourth of July Parade
Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Get patriotic and decorate your bike for the City of West Bend’s Fourth of July Parade! Join Bike Friendly West Bend and MOWA to walk or bike the parade route. The parade ends at Regner Park with a celebration featuring live music, duck derby, splash pad, free root beer floats for kids, and fireworks!

8:30 | Meet at Badger Middle School
9:30 | Parade Begins

Free Public Event | Bike-ins Welcome

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Beer and Bike Ride
Saturday, August 4 | 10:30–2:30

Join Bike Friendly West Bend’s Jeff Puetz and curator Graeme Reid for a beer and bike adventure through the Kettle Moraine’s lush countryside. This 30-mile roundtrip ride will start at the museum and travel the Eisenbahn State Trail to the quaint villages of Kewaskum and Campbellsport. Refuel with a beer and break at each stop, including lunch on your own at Kewaskum’s Limping Coyote Mexican Bar and Grill.

Free Public Event | Meet at MOWA
For intermediate to advanced adult riders
Bring cash for snacks
Approximately 30 (very flat) miles

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