Bicycling in NYC 2013
Information, Events and Links for the Bicycle Enthusiast
- Transportation Alternatives 2013 NYC Century Bike Tour
September 8th, 2013
15, 35, 55, 75, 100-mile routes
- Spring Bloom Bike Tour at Riverside Park
Sunday, April 10
/ noon / West 79th Street Boat Basin
Take a bike ride in search of Spring’s early bloomers. We will start our botany bike journey at the boat basin of Riverside Park and ride along the Hudson River in Fort Washington Park, Fort Tryon and end at the Inwood Hill Nature Center.
Kids Week in Manhattan: 10 a.m. / River Run Playground, 83rd street and Riverside Drive
School’s out and the kids are bored. Bring them to the park to learn about history and nature, and then make related crafts to take home. Ages 12 and under.
- The 15th Annual Blessing of the Bikes
FREE For All
Saturday April 20, 2013
9:00 a.m. SHARP!
(This event is wonderful but BRIEF. Don’t be late!)
Rain or ShineThe Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine
112th Street & Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY
All Ages Welcome
All Faiths (or lack thereof) Welcome
- Annual Five Boro Bike Tour (Bike New York)
Sunday, May 5, 2013
Here is the annual event which will not only traverse 42 miles in all five boroughs but will also attract tens of thousands of cyclists from all around the city and beyond.
- Tour de Brooklyn (page from 2012)
Bike Bonanza Festival At Commodore Barry ParkSunday, June 2, 2013 at 8:00 amAn exciting, 21.5-mile family-friendly bike tour
- NYC Century Bike Tour
Sunday, September 8, 2013
- The New Amsterdam Bicycle Show
No Dates as of this writing for this year of 2013
Skylight Soho – 275 Hudson Street, NYC
A single ticket is good for both days of the New Amsterdam Bike Show. With your purchase you are also automatically entered into our awesome giveaways–check back soon for details! Tickets are $15 online, and $20 at the door.
- Bike New York: Learn to Ride – Adults
at Brooklyn Bridge Park
No Dates as of this writing for this year of 2013It’s never too late to learn to ride! Sign up for the free Bike New York’s Learn to Ride – Adults class and learn to balance and pedal, start, stop and steer before you know it!
Bikes and helmets are provided at all classes. Open to adults and teens. Pre-registration required at Bike NY’s website. All classes are held on the Pier 1 Uplands, accessed by the greenway and adjacent to the restrooms.