Bike Week LAÂ is an annual week of community events sponsored by Metro and local advocates all over the County of Los Angeles to promote bicycling as a sustainable and practical mode of transportation.Â Did you take the pledge?Â PledgeÂ hereÂ to ride your bike on Bike to Work Day and you could win coolÂ prizes!
Santa Monica SpokeÂ hosts rides and events allÂ week – (and allÂ ofÂ MAY)! Check out ourÂ Event CalendarÂ for the latest.
BikeÂ Week, Bike MonthÂ & Bike Local SM Specials
2015 BIKE WEEK LA! List of Santa Monica Events
Click the bullets for complete info. Please check back for added links and newÂ additions!
Check out ourÂ Event CalendarÂ for the latest.
- Saturday, May 9th:Â Santa Monica Festival, withÂ a BIGGER BIKE ZONE, FamilyÂ Bike Hub, Kids Skills Course and the 5th Santa Monica Spoke Bike Exhibition!
- Sunday, May 10th: Get ready with fix your bike day &Â Bicycling is for Everyone!
Get that bike out, tuned and ready for the weeks events.
What better plans for Motherâ€™s Day? Go on a bike ride with the whole family. Getting out on you bicycling is the perfect family-friendly activity for a leisurely Sunday.
- Monday, May 11th:Â Bike Week Kick off atÂ Grand Park
Santa Monica Spoke: Meatless Monday Ride to FundraiserÂ at theÂ Veggie Grill!
Veggie Grill will donate 50% of all receipts* when customers mention Bike Week LA or Santa Monica Spoke!Â Ride starts at 5pm fromÂ the Park at Colorado Center.
- Tuesday, May 12th:Â Blessing of the Bicycles, Ladies Choice and Bike inÂ Movie
Ladies Choice / Coffee Talk / Ride. Chat, ask questions, share stories â€“Â overÂ coffee, tea. We can explore the benefits, challenges and shared experiences as women on bikes. Non-gender specific â€“ all are invited Â – but ladyâ€™s choice on ride and topics. Meet up location for morning beverage and conversationÂ TBD
Good Samaritan Hospitalâ€™sÂ 12th Annual Blessing of the Bicycles, 8am
Bike in MovieÂ at Performance Bicycles (tonight and every Tuesday in May!)
- Wednesday, May 13th: Coffee Outside & City Ride and Free Movie Screening
Ballona Creek CampÂ Coffee – Special Bike Week EditionÂ – coffee & breakfast outdoors!
Hosted CityÂ Ride &Â Movie Screening withÂ Santa Monica NextÂ
Enjoy a Guided TourÂ of some of our newÂ local Bike Infrastructure. Give input, ask questions and hear about whatâ€™s up next â€“ We finish the tour atÂ VidiotsÂ for a free movie screening.
- Thursday, May 14th:Â Bike to Work Day & Bike FROM Work Handlebar Happy Hour!
List of local Bike to Work Day Pit Stops, We will be at 3 – weÂ joinÂ City of Santa MonicaÂ at City Hall on Main Street, 17th & Broadway (updated)Â Â and at SM Spoke HQ – 1640 5th Street. – check calendar forÂ updates
5th Annual Bike FROM Work Handlebar Happy Hour,Â Areal Restaurant, 2820 Main StreetÂ — 5-9PM.Â — Find moreÂ LACBC & Chapter HBHH’sÂ here
Ride Big Blue Bus for free today with your bike!Â Extend your commute with your bike on bus!
Pledge to ride to work
Â MetroÂ and many municipal transit carriers free all day Thursday if you board with a bike!
Color Wheels: Bicycle Community Art Show at CalTransÂ details here.Â
- Friday, May 15h: Bike Date Night & Bike Night at Union Station
Go out on a Bike Date – with friends or that special someone!
Metro Hosts Bike Night at Union Station,Â LACBC After Party at Angel City Brewery
- Saturday & Sunday – and all weekÂ
Bike Locally! Ride your bike to eat, play or shop, take advantage of special discounts just for bicyclists! LocallyÂ Buy Local is now also Bike Local – Because bicyclists are great for local business!