National Bike Month Activities

2017 National Bike Month


May is National Bike Month, and throughout Dublin, residents are taking advantage of the bike trails, programs, and events! Below is a list of programs and events in Dublin, free to residents and non-residents.

Bike to Work Month Challenge: May

Register your company to compete regionally in the month long bike to work challenge or join with four friends to compete in the team challenge. Visit TeamBikeChallenge.com for more information and to register. 

Bike to Work Day 2017


Thursday, May 11, 2017, marked the 23rd year of Bike to Work Day.  650 Tri-Valley cyclists participated in the annual event by visiting the two “Energizer Stations” set up at the two Dublin/Pleasanton BART stations. This year, staff from the cities of Dublin and Pleasanton, the Alameda County Transportation Commission, as well as Hacienda, Dublin Cyclery, and REI Dublin hosted the stations offering cyclists refreshments, t-shirts, and bags filled with giveaways and coupons from local sponsors. 
 
Check out Dublin's Bike Lanes and Trails Map

May 1 - 31 | Local Prize Drawing

Participants at each of the Dublin and Pleasanton bike events surrounding National Bike Month are eligible to enter a local raffle for one of the many prizes donated by local sponsors.  No limit per cyclist! 
 

Bike to School Day at Dublin Schools

Dublin schools will celebrate Bike to School Day with a variety of activities and giveaways for participants.  

Wednesday, May 10


Amador Elementary School

Thursday, May 11


Dougherty Elementary School
Dublin Elementary School
Frederiksen Elementary School
Green Elementary School
Kolb Elementary School
Fallon Middle School
Wells Middle School

Friday, May 12


Murray Elementary School 

Tuesday, May 16
Dublin High School

 

May 21 | Community Bike Ride

Join in on a fun local bike ride through Dublin and Pleasanton, led by Mike's Bikes of Pleasanton. Riders should meet at Mike's Bikes, located at 6754 Bernal Avenue in the Pleasanton Gateway Center, at 9:30 a.m. to get checked in and enjoy refreshments. This event is for all skill levels.  The ride will begin at 10:00 a.m. and is planned for about two hours, so be sure to bring water to stay hydrated. Please sign the online waiver on the Mike's Bikes website and RSVP by May 13 to: Lisa Adamos Email
Phone: 925-931-5039
 

May 25 | Bike to the Market


Ride your bike to the Dublin Farmers' Market at Emerald Glen Park between 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on this day to receive $5 in "carrot cash" to use at the Market.