WARD28 BiKES! A BIKE TOWN HALL
Date: Thursday May 4
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: Regent Park Community Centre, 402 Shutter Street, Toronto, ON
Hear the latest about cycling in our neighbourhoods by taking part in a forum which includes all levels of government and meet others working on local cycling issues. For more information click here.
Date: Sunday May 28
Is a community bicycle festival hosted by the City of Kitchener that celebrates the bicycle and its role in the urban environment. The 2017 free event will be the fifth, held at the civic square in downtown Kitchener. There will be tents for bicycle advocacy and bicycle shops, there will be information and demonstrations related to health and fitness, games and activities for families and there will be food trucks.
Toronto Bike to Work Day
Date: Monday May 29
Time: Begins at 7:00 am at various locations
Location: Ends at Nathan’s Phillips Square for a free breakfast
Ride with thousands of cyclists on Bike to Work Day and show your support for biking to work! Ride to work or school, or join our annual- kick-off event: the annual Toronto Bike to Work Day Group Commute! We’ll ride together from various start points around the city, and arrive at Nathan Phillips Square for a free breakfast provided by St. Lawrence Market and Jet Fuel Coffee. When you sign up, you’ll also be entered to win one of three prize packs including a bicycle and $300 voucher from VIA Rail. You’ll also get bonus entries for logging a trip on the Smart Commute Tool and for every person you recruit through email and social media. Bike to Work Day is co-hosted by The City of Toronto. More information can be found here.
Ottawa Bike Day on the Hill
Date: Thursday June 1
Time: Begins at 4:30 pm
Location: Parliament Hill, front lawn
Come ride with Senators and MPs and talk about #bikefriendlyCanada #fittestnation
Stay for a free BBQ in the East Block Courtyard and talk cycling with MPs and Senators.
Cambridge Tour de Grand
Date: Sunday June 11
Time: First ride begins at 8:00 am
Now in its 20th year, the Cambridge Tour de Grand is the Waterloo Region’s largest recreational cycling event, attracting nearly 3,000 cyclists who ride routes ranging from the 160K road grinder to the 10K Family Fun Ride. There are many routes in between that show participants the bicycle infrastructure of the City of Cambridge, and the recreational cycling potential of the surrounding Grand River watershed. This year’s event includes for the first time, 50K and 76K gravel and trail routes. The volunteer-run event is Sunday June 11, with the first rides beginning at 8 am, and the “family rides” beginning at 10 am. Individual pre-registration of $35 includes a T-shirt for the first 2,000 registrants. There will be tents for bicycle shops and bicycle accessory sales. More information can be found at: www.cambridgetourdegrand.com
Date: Sunday, June 18
Time: 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Location: Waterloo, Ontario
Open Streets are all about the livable cities movement! These community events promote playing and socializing. You’re invited to enjoy live music, art activities, community groups, businesses, eateries and more. For more information click here.
Canadian Road Championships
Dates: Saturday, June 24 10:00 am to 5:00 pm and Sunday, June 25 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
Location: Tunny’s Pasture, Ottawa Ontario
Join the Can-Bike Team for skills, drills, and more!
Then check out the bike obstacle course.
150 Play List Fun Ride
Date: Sunday, June 25
Time: 12:30 pm
Location: Tunny’s Pasture, Ottawa Ontario
Pedal alongside the new Canadian champions from Saturday’s races and provincial teams from across Canada. Open to all, safe and absolutely FREE.
Distance: 5km or 10km
Activities on site: bike decorating station, bike mechanic tutorials, skills workshops and free beverages and snacks. Don’t forget to make some noise for the Elite men who will be racing after the ride!
Cost: Free, no registration required.
Grab your bike and helmet, and join us for an active and fun-filled day at our Play List 150 Fun Ride!
Smart Living Day
Location: 4626 Sherbrooke St W, Westmount, QC H3Z 1G1
Date: Saturday April 22, 2017
Time: 11:00 am to 3:30 pm
CAN-BIKE will be one of the 23 exhibitors that will present expert advice on health, technology, security, green living and more – everything you need to help you live better and smarter. In collaboration with Westmount Healthy City Project. More information can be found here.