May is National Bike Month

May 9, 2016

Go Pedal — May is National Bike Month!

Compiled by OutdoorsNW staff



May is National Bike Month. Established in 1956 and sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists, the month-long celebration is an opportunity to explore the many benefits of riding a bike.


May 1–Sept. 30: National Bike Challenge,
May 16–20: National Bike to Work Week,
May 20: National Bike to Work Day,
May 20: Ride of Silence,


May 1–31: WA Bikes – Bike Everywhere Challenge, Statewide,
May 1–31: Bike Month Tacoma-Pierce County,
May 1–31: Bicycle Commuter Contest, Thurston County,
May 15: Bike to Work and School Day, Bellingham,
May 16–20: Bike to Work/Bike Everywhere Week, Spokane,
May 20: F5 Bike to Everywhere Day, Puget Sound,


May 1–31: BTA Bike More Challenge, Statewide,
May 1–31: PDX Bike Month, Portland,
May 1–31: Bike to PSU Challenge, Portland,
May 14–20: Business Commute Challenge, Eugene,


May 16–21: Boise Bike Week, Boise,
May 11–13: Walk Bike Summit 2016, Boise,


Bicycle Transportation Alliance:
Cascade Bicycle Club:
Idaho Walk Bike Alliance:
League of American Bicyclists:
Washington Bikes: