Bike Month

May is Bike Month

May is Bike Month across San Luis Obispo County! Let’s Bike to the Future in 2024! Whether you bike for fun, fitness, or transportation, Bike Month is an invitation to connect with your community at events organized by local businesses, organizations, and people like YOU! Plus, you can log your trips at iRideshare.org to earn a free t-shirt and get entered to win weekly prizes.

Need help finding your route? Check out our online bike map!

Bike to School Day – May 8th
Over 40 K-12 schools will host welcoming events for students biking, walking, and rolling to school. Visit our Safe Routes to School page to learn more.

Bike to Work Week – May 13-17th
Employers and local businesses will host bike breakfasts or Happy Hour for commuters on bikes.
 See the calendar of events at the bottom of this page for time and location details.

Community Celebrations – May 1-31st
Community groups and organizations are encouraged to get creative and host a bike themed event.
Scroll down for the complete calendar of Community events including group rides!

For Detailed Calendar and Map with times and locations, click here!

Host a Bike Month Event with Sponsorship from Rideshare!

Want to host an event at your business, school, or in your community? Rideshare offers up to $200 in event sponsorship to make it happen! Get your event on the calendar and apply for sponsorship funds (optional) below. 

Just Racks

Need bike racks for your event? Bike SLO County offers discounts on bike valet rack rentals during Bike Month!

Weekly Prizes

Go by bike and log your trips at iRideshare.org to be entered to win! Log at least one trip each week to be entered to win the weekly prizes. Log 8 one-way bike trips in May to be entered to win the grand prize (e-bike).

Week 1: Bike Bundle

Week 2: Bike Tune-up

Week 3: Chrome Bag

Week 4: Smart helmets

One winner will be randomly selected each week and announced on social media.

Plus, everyone who logs at least 8 one-way bike trips during May gets a Bike Month t-shirt (while supplies last)!

 

Grand Prize

E-Bike, Serfas Edash Class 3 e-bike with throttle. Size medium, 28mph with pedal assist and 20mph with throttle.

Bike Month would not be possible without support from the following organizations: