Bike Month 2018 Coming Soon!
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Save the dates and stay tuned to our social media for regular updates on Bike Newport Bike Month events! May 1 :TLC and Tune-Up Bike Newport, 62 Broadway, Newport • FREE Bring your bike back to life after the winter. Give it some TLC and get it ready for the road. May 2,9,16,23,30 : Ladies Only Ride Ten Speed Spokes, 18 Elm St, Newport • 5.30pm • FREE The TSS Wednesday Night Women’s road ride will be leaving the shop at 5:30 starting April 25th. The ride will be a no-drop road ride that will be between 20-35 miles depending with options to meet up with the group later as well as cut out early. Helmets and road bikes required. May 5 : Farm-To-Farm Bike Ride School Administration Building, 29 Middle Rd, Portsmouth, RI 02871 • 2.00pm • FREE Lovely Middle Road, lined with six family farms, will be CAR FREE so families, friends, and neighbors can enjoy the experience of riding together. The short four-mile ride will be delightful for riders of all ages and abilities. Walkers and strollers are welcome to join as well. May 7 and 21 : Garage en Español Bike Newport, 62 Broadway, Newport • 4.30–7pm • FREE The Bike Garage will be an exclusive and encouraging space for spanish speakers to come and work on bikes. No experience necessary. Bring your own bike or take part in our Earn a Bike Program. May 9: Bike To School May 10 and 24 : Ladies Night at the Bike Garage Bike Newport, 62 Broadway, Newport •4.30-7pm • FREE The Bike Garage will be an exclusive and encouraging space for female-identifying bicyclists. This night is a time to bring your own bike project to work on with our female bike mechanic, or just to tinker and practice working with the tools. No mechanical knowledge or experience necessary – just an interest in learning! strong>May 12-20 : “Love the Ocean? Ride a Bike!” Volvo Ocean Race • Fort Adams Trust | 90 Fort Adams Drive | Fort Adams State Park | Newport, RI 02840 Bike Newport will be bike parking and hosting our Bike Newport exhibit, ‘Love Our Ocean?- Ride A Bike’ in the Exploration Zone. We’ll be sharing the bike love and showing folks how pedal power and riding your bike can positively contribute to a cleaner more healthy ocean and environment. Want to volunteer? May 14-19 : Bike To Work Week Wherever you are! May 18 : Bike To Work Day Newport City Hall, 43 Broadway, Newport • FREE Today is the day to give biking to work a try! Leave your car at home, hit the saddle, and burn calories – not carbon. Bike to Work Day brings the community together to celebrate bicycling as a fun and healthy way to get to work. Bike with family, friends or colleagues to Bike Newport’s Commuter Breakfast (Time TBA) May 26 : Conversate, Motivate and Ride (Time TBA) Bike Newport, 62 Broadway, Newport • FREE We invite new and beginner riders to learn how to ride, bike safety skills and getting comfortable on a bike. If you are getting back on your bike after a long time, perhaps never been on a bike but want to give it a try, then this is for you. Let’s get together and talk about any concerns you have and plan a ride! May 29 : Full Moon Ride (TBA) The post Bike Month 2018 Coming Soon! appeared first on Bike Newport.