May is National Bike Month!

May 6th, 2013 in Bicycle Safety

Mayor Menino’s Bike Week Celebration, May 17,  7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

The Boston Bike Week Celebration will be held on City Hall Plaza. Bike in on your own or join one of 9 convoys from all over Greater Boston – including a NEW East Boston route! Meet new cycling friends as you enjoy breakfast by Boloco, music, vendors, and various free swag!

Find your convoy and sign up for free at!

Boston Bikes’ Annual Bike Update, May 21, 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

The 5th annual bike update, hosted by the Livable Streets Alliance, will be a presentation on our achievements, challenges, and future goals as we strive to create a “world class bicycling city.” Come hear the latest details about the New Balance Hubway bike share, the Bicycle Network Plan, parking facilities, community programming, and more.

This event is free and open to the public and will be held at the Copley Boston Public Library in the Rabb Lecture Hall. Register!

Other Save the Dates

Bay State Bike Week: May 11-19: Find events throughout the state throughout the week, register your company to compete in the MassCommute Bicycle Challenge, and join us for a culminating celebration on City Hall Plaza!

Franklin Park Bike & Kite Festival: May 18, 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.: Hosted by the Franklin Park Coalition and Discover Roxbury, this annual festival draws families to the park to celebrate the arrival of spring by flying kites and riding bikes. Boston Bikes will provide a youth rodeo and bicycle rentals.