National Bike Month & Bike to Work Week

May is National Bike Month, and it’s a great time to get out on your bike and celebrate all things biking! The Coalition is celebrating by hosting a couple of events in the Greater Portland area, and partaking in partner events throughout the state. Please join us!

May 16, 5-7pm – Portland: Maine Beer Company & Bicycle Coalition of Maine Tap Takeover at Arcadia National Bar

May 19 – Portland: The Bicycle Coalition of Maine Celebrates Bike to Work Day!  Join us for a group commute ride at 7:30 am, leaving from Payson Park at Baxter Boulevard, and ending in Monument Square! Can’t make the ride? No problem! Drop by to visit us in Monument Square from 7:30-10:00 am to celebrate Bike to Work Day with morning treats, photo booth, and more!

May 19, 5pm – Portland: PMA360 presents: Bike Night! On National Ride Your Bike to Work Day, stop by the Portland Museum of Art on your way home and enjoy free valet parking by The Bicycle Coalition of Maine; on-the-spot tune-ups with Cyclemania; beer specials; and a make-and-take art project that will spiff up any bicycle!




Other events around the state:

Do you have events that you’re hosting in honor of National Bike Month or Bike to Work Week? Please let us know by emailing Liz Hall at, and we’ll help you get the word out!