2014 Events

We’re celebrating biking all week long from May 4-11 this year during our annual Twin Cities Bike Week celebration.  Whether you are new to bicycling and looking for a way to get started or are a long-time cyclist who wants to meet others like you, come celebrate with us at one of our many events throughout the week.

Keep an eye on this page, we’ll update it frequently as more events come along.

 

Sunday, May 4


Bike to Parks Day

 

 

Monday, May 5


Cinco de Mayo

Commuter Pit Stops

Reward yourself with the many perks available at Minneapolis Bike Week pit stops during your commute in the morning or afternoon. Commuter Pit Stops are located throughout the metro on heavily used routes by bikers. Perks include free bicycle tuneups, free bicycle repair, free refreshments, and prize giveaways. Perks vary by location, get more information at mplsbikeweek.org.

 

Tuesday, May 6


Nice Ride Day

 Brake for Breakfast, Minneapolis Midtown Greenway, 7 – 9 am

Stop by the Greenway Building during your morning bike ride for free Peace Coffee. There will also be several local food trucks and resources for bikers. This is one of the biggest Twin Cities Bike Week events every year – don’t miss it!

 

Wednesday, May 7


National Bike to School Day

 

Commuter Pit Stops

Reward yourself with the many perks available at Minneapolis Bike Week pit stops during your commute in the morning or afternoon. Commuter Pit Stops are located throughout the metro on heavily used routes by bikers. Perks include free bicycle tuneups, free bicycle repair, free refreshments, and prize giveaways. Perks vary by location, get more information at mplsbikeweek.org.

Thursday, May 8


Twin Cities Bike to Work Day

Saint Paul Future of Fourth Event, Fourth Street between Minnesota and Wacouta, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Minneapolis Bike to Work Day Celebration, Hennepin County Government Center, 7:15 – 9:00 am

 

Friday, May 9


Bike and Transit Day

Metro Transit is the sponsor of “Bike and Transit Day”. Cyclists can get a free ride on buses and trains 7-9 am by visiting select Park and Rides in the Twin Cities area if they bring their bike on a transit vehicle or park their bike there.

Those locations are:

28th Ave Station

Louisiana Ave Transit Center

Maplewood Mall Transit Center

Fridley Station

 

The Minneapolis Bicycle Coalition will also be providing  free transit rides to bicyclists at two Commuter Pit Stops. The locations are:

38th St Station

E. Lake St and West River Rd

 

Commuter Pit Stops

Reward yourself with the many perks available at Minneapolis Bike Week pit stops during your commute in the morning or afternoon. Commuter Pit Stops are located throughout the metro on heavily used routes by bikers. Perks include free bicycle tuneups, free bicycle repair, free refreshments, and prize giveaways. Perks vary by location, get more information at mplsbikeweek.org.

 Saturday, May 10


Bike to Local Business Day

 

 Sunday, May 11


Family Bike Day

 

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