#BikeMontgomery – Deana Acklin, Bike Month Coordinator, BikeMonth@MgmBikeClub.org, (405) 708-1972
Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange's and
Alabama Governor Bentley's Bike Month Proclamations. Thanks to both!
Become a sponsor of Bike Month. Read the Sponsor Letter. See which Sponsor Opportunities are available.
Print the 2015 Montgomery Bike Month Events List. Download the 2015 Montgomery Bike Month Calendar.
Click to view our 2015 Bike Month Posters – (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6)
Below is a list of
events we are currently planning as part of Montgomery Bike Month 2015.
All month: #LeftTheCarAtHome presented by Montgomery Trees: Replace 20 car trips in May with Cycling trips! Commute, work/meetings, or errands. Use the hash tag above with #BikeMontgomery, take at photo at your destination and E-mail it to us to post it to the MBC website www.MgmBikeClub.org/BikeMonth, Facebook, and/or Instagram (BikeMontgomery), and/or Twitter (@BikeMontgomery). A prize will be awarded to the individual with the most trips! View the Left the Car at Home Challenge Poster!
*May 1-10 (Week 1)
Women Bike! Encourage women to ride through inspiration, information, and community. #WomenBike #BikeMontgomery
Challenge! This is for everyone!
RIDE to 5 different shops or restaurants for coffee or tea. No more than ONE PER
DAY. Take a picture of your bike & beverage, and share on the MBC website
Facebook, Instagram (BikeMontgomery), and/or Twitter (@BikeMontgomery).
Keep your receipts to turn in for a cool coffeeneuring
patch! #coffeeneuring2015 #BikeMontgomery
View the Coffeeneuring Poster!
May 4 & 7
Ladies Night @ the local bike shops! Discounts will be offered to female cyclists. Perfect opportunity to learn more about and test equipment & bikes! View the Ladies Night Poster!
Ride with MOM! #CYCLOFEMME
Ride from various neighborhoods with MBC guided routes to the Spring Concert at
Bottom Park in Cloverdale-Idlewild. FREE! This is a FAMILY ride. The pace will
be slow and easy! We will depart the
Riverfront entrance on Commerce Street at 3 pm. Departure from the Park back
to the Riverfront will be 6 pm. *Check out this map on MapMyRide:
Cyclofemme 2015 (5.91 miles) at
*May 11-15 (Week 2)
Bike to Work Week!
We challenge you to commute by bicycle this entire week! There will be several
meeting locations for suburban commuters to gather and ride to key business
districts together. Suggested routes will be posted on MBC website. Energizer
stations will be located at different restaurants/shops offering free coffee for
your morning commute! Get free coffee at two downtown coffee shops
when you #BikeToWork. View the
Energizer Station Poster for all the #BikeToWork details. View the
Dollar Days Poster for
Derk's Filet & Vine for #BikeToWork week.
Get free coffee at two downtown coffee shops when you #BikeToWork. View the Energizer Station Poster for all the #BikeToWork details. View the Dollar Days Poster for Derk's Filet & Vine for #BikeToWork week.#BikeToWork #BikeMontgomery
National #BikeToWorkDay #BikeMontgomery! Check MBC website for additional discounts on this day.
*May 17-23 (Week 3)
#BikeMontgomery Those who can show they rode
their bike to get a bite to eat receive a discount from participating
restaurants. View and Print the
#BikeToEat Week Poster for a list of all the restaurants and the discounts
at the bottom of the poster. View the
Dollar Days Poster for
Derk's Filet & Vine for #BikeToEat Week. Share on Facebook, Instagram (BikeMontgomery) and/or Twitter (@BikeMontgomery), and the MBC website.
Saturday, May 23 @ 10 am (Rescheduled from May 20 @ 7 pm because of thunderstorms)
Ride of Silence 2015 -
Participate in the National Ride of Silence to honor those who have been injured
or killed while cycling on public roadways in your community. The Montgomery
Ride of Silence will be a slow paced, short route starting and finishing in
*Check out this map on MapMyRide: Montgomery Ride of Silence 2015
*May 24-31 (week 4)
BIKE TO EVERYWHERE! Bike to the Store, Bike to the Ballpark, Bike to a Date, Bike to a BBQ, Bike to Camp. Bike to the Market, Bike to Class, Bike to the Museum. The possibilities are endless!! Use the hash tag #BikeMontgomery, take a photo and E-mail it to us to post it to the MBC website www.MgmBikeClub.org/BikeMonth, Facebook, and Instagram (BikeMontgomery) and/or Twitter (@BikeMontgomery).
Saturday, May 30 @ 2:00 pm at Capri Theater (Bike Month Finale)
Bike to the Movies!!
Let's celebrate your month long efforts with a ride to Capri Theater in Old
Cloverdale. Join us for an afternoon matinee to watch the greatest movie EVER
made about cycling, Pee-Wee's Big
Adventure! It is the 30-YEAR ANNIVERSARY of the movie! There will be
several meeting locations with MBC members leading convoys to the theater. This
is an event for the entire family! Have fun! Dress up as one of your favorite
Pee-Wee characters or decorate your
bike! Tickets will be $5 or $2 if you come by bike. *Bike racks will be
provided. **Bikes WILL BE monitored during the movie!
*Check out this map on MapMyRide: MBC Bike Month 2015 Movie Ride - Meet at the
Riverfront Entrance and leave at 12:30 pm for a slow, fun ride to the Capri
Cloverdale Service Center
Laundry & Dry Cleaner
Cool Beans at the Cafe D'Art
Gallery One Fine Art