Ride Pledging

Be a part of the Nation’s largest one-day recreational bike rides to support the performing arts!

Go the extra mile!

Did you know you can make your dollars go even further? Pledges raised by our riders go directly back into the community in the form of support for our 15 member groups.

Going above and beyond is as easy as “10 for $10”! If each of our 4,000 riders raised just $100 in additional pledges (which could be as simple as asking 10 people for $10) we would have an additional $400,000 in revenue to support the performing arts in Southeastern Wisconsin!


All pledges up to $25,000 are generously matched by our Pledge Match Sponsor

2017 Pledge Prizes

$1,750  Trek 7.0 FX Hybrid Bicycle1
$600 Saris Bones 3 bike rack1
$400 Miller Lite rolling cooler and two tickets to Summerfest2
$250 Commemorative UPAF Ride for the Arts bicycle jersey
$200 Bontrager Trip 200 bicycle computer and free installation at any of Wheel & Sprocket’s seven locations1
$100 UPAF SMART CARD, sponsored by Associated Bank
$50 2 Marcus Theatres movie passes3

Pledges $1,000+


Participants who raise $1,000+ are eligible to win a 1-week stay at the all-inclusive Grand Palladium White Sand Resort in Cancun! Round-trip airfare for two included!
Courtesy of Johnson Controls







Pledges $500+

Participants who raise $500+ are eligible to win the use of a suite at a Milwaukee Bucks home game in the 2017-18 season.
Courtesy of MillerCoors

As a bonus…

any donation or pledges raised of $100 earns you the UPAF SMART CARD, sponsored by Associated Bank, good for “buy one, get one free” tickets to each of UPAF’s 15 Member Groups – up to $650 in value!







Please note that prizes for pledge amounts do not include registrations fees, only additional pledge dollars. Pledge prizes are not cumulative.

1: Donated by Wheel & Sprocket
2: Donated by MillerCoors
3: Donated by Marcus Corporation

All pledges will be matched by our pledge match sponsor Johnson Financial Group up to $25,000!


Team Information
After Party
Pledge Prizes
Offline Registration Form
Ride FAQ


2017 Photo Gallery




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