It’s Bike Anywhere Day!

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Today would normally be Bike to School Day, however these are not normal times, so Bike Anywhere today!

Before you hop on your bike, remember to do an ABC  bike check.

Need a new route? Try one of our routes at Decaturga.com/biking.

Share your photos and tag them with #ibikedecatur and #stayactivedecatur.

Please remember to practice social distancing on your rides, and stay clear of pedestrians!

 

Celebrate Bike Month in Decatur

May is National Bike Month! Decatur Celebrates with a Variety of Bicycling Opportunities!

decatur-bike-month-poster-2016-compEvery Saturday: Sam’s Freight Room Ride, 2pm, Meet at 415 E Howard Avenue for an easy 11 mile ride through Avondale Estates, Oakhurst and Decatur. No drop ride.

May 4: Bike to School Day

May 10, 17, 24, 31:  Silver Spokes Program – Ride with Trikes.  See a preview May 18 at the Senior Picnic at Glenlake Park.

May 11:  Bike Registration at Decatur Farmer’s Market

May 14:  Active Adults Bike-to-Basics class

May 15:  Ride to Stone Mountain Park, 9 a.m.  Easy no-drop ride. Meet at Bicycle South, 2098 N Decatur Road. Refreshments at Bicycle South after the ride.

May 16-20: Bike to Work Week

May 20: Bike to Work Day Commuter Breakfast: Riders are invited to stop by Decatur Recreation Center between 7 and 10 a.m. for coffee and pastries on their way to work.

May 20:  Third Friday Decatur Fun Ride, 6:30 p.m. Meet at Decatur Recreation Center.  Followed by a visit to a local pub or restaurant for refreshments.

May 28 -29:  Bike Valet parking is offered at the Decatur Arts Festival. Sponsored by Bicycle South, the Decatur Arts Alliance and the City of Decatur.

May 28: Bike Registration at the Decatur Arts Festival at the Bike Valet, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Bring your bike to have it registered by the Decatur Police. Pick up some Bike Safety information.

Helmets are required for all City sponsored rides.

For more information visit www.decaturga.com/biking and our blog, www.beactivedecatur.com

and www.decaturbikes.com/articles/rides-and-events-pg37.htm  for more rides in Decatur.