Invite a friend to join you at one of over a dozen Bike Month events -- and don't miss your chance to ride with Mayor Nutter on Bike to Work Day!
Tuesday, May 5 - Pennsylvania Bike Summit
Rally in Harrisburg for our first PA Bike Summit and support our brand new partner group: PA Walks and Bikes.
Wednesday, May 6 - Volunteer Training
Help the Bicycle Coalition by volunteering your time and come to our first training/ pizza party.
100 S. Broad St., Suite 1355 at 6:30pm
Friday, May 8 - East Coast Greenway Summit
Saturday, May 9 - Mural Bike Tour
Lead by City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program tour guide Ryan Derfler. The cost is $10 and space is limited.
Two-hour tour from Lloyd Hall (1 Boathouse Row) at 10am.
RSVP required to 215-685-0754
Friday, May 15 - National Bike to Work Day & Bicycle Ambassadors Launch
Whether you are a regular bike commuter or want to try it out for the first time, the mayor wants to ride with you!
Meet Mayor Nutter at the Art Museum at 8:30 am
Bicycle Ambassadors Launch:
Meet the new Bicycle Ambassadors as we launch the program at City Hall with Mayor Nutter and Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown at 9:30 am
Join other bike commuters at the Delaware Valley Courthouse from 8am to 10am for refreshments and raffle prizes.
Ride with State Senator Andy Dinniman
Sen. Dinniman's offices
1 North Church Street, West Chester at 1:30 pm
Wednesday, May 20 - Ride of Silence
Monday, May 18 & Wednesday, May 20 - Philadelphia Bike Plan Public Meetings
What do you think Philadelphia needs to do to become a great bicycling city? Share your thoughts in an online questionnaire or come to:
North Phila. Seventh Day Adventist Church (16th & Oxford)
Monday, May 18, 2009 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
William Penn Charter School (3000 W. School House Ln)
Wednesday, May 20, 2009 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
A seven-mile ride through Center City to show respect for bicyclists who have been killed or injured that is conducted slowly and in silence. For more information, contact
John Siemiarowski or Ray Scheinfeld
Art Museum steps at 6:45 pm
Wednesday, May 27 - Commuter Race
Our annual race between three commuters: a bicyclist, a car driver and a transit rider. Look for media coverage!
Friday, May 29 - Bike to the Ballpark/
New Rider Night
A group ride to Citizens Bank Park to watch the Philadelphia Phillies challenge the Washington Nationals (game time 7:05pm). Complimentary valet bike parking provided by Neighborhood Bike Works.
New riders can meet us on the Schuylkill River Trail at the Locust Street entrance at 5:45pm.
Experienced riders meet at City Hall Plaza at 6:15pm.
Saturday, May 30 - Beginner Mountain
The Philadelphia Mountain Biking Association (PMBA) is sponsoring a beginners clinic and group ride.
Sunday, June 21 - Bike Freedom Valley
Discover the freedom of two wheels on the
historic roads leading to Valley Forge.