There is a kick off event with a ride across the Brooklyn Bridge, around Prospect Park and then onto Coney Island. Find out more on their website:
Also there is an article on AOL news.
Unicyclists to Roll Over New York City
by: Marc Hartzman
(Sept. 2) — New York City has given a big boost to bicyclists in recent years by installing hundreds of bike racks and some 200 miles of bike lanes. Now the bike’s quirky one-wheel cousin wants some love, too.
With this weekend’s first annual NYC Unicycle Festival, it gets plenty of it.
The three-day event is being organized by the Bindlestiff Family Cirkus and begins Friday with a 13-mile ride beginning at the Manhattan side of the Brooklyn Bridge and finishing on the Coney Island boardwalk. Approximately 30 riders are expected to make the trek. Brooklyn Borough President, Marty Markowitz, has proclaimed it Brooklyn Unicycle Day.
Read more here.