Events for June 2 - February 15, 2023 › Advocacy Events
The Bicycle Coalition of Maine stays busy with events all year round to connect with as many pedestrians and people on bikes as possible in a variety of ways. We seek to educate adults and children about bike/ped safety through presentations and courses, host interactive demonstrations that advocate for improvements to bike/ped infrastructure, provide valet bike parking at local events, and organize gatherings and group rides to raise awareness and enthusiasm about our mission.
The event calendar below lists our upcoming events and those hosted by our partners and supporters. Check it out, and join us as we strive to make Maine better for biking and walking!
Events Search and Views Navigation
- This event has passed.
To celebrate World Bicycle Day https://www.un.org/en/observances/bicycle-day and to kick off the Bike BS Light Up Rides we will do a slow roll ride in Biddeford and Saco. Meet up at Shevenell Park on Main St. in downtown Biddeford at 7pm or 8:30 pm at Pepperell Sq. in Saco. Wheels down at Shevenell Park at 7:30 10 miles Bikes Lights Music Fun!Find out more »
Come on out for Brunswick's inaugural Pride Bike Ride! Saturday, June 11th beginning at the Town Mall. All ages are welcome! 10:00am - Registration 11:00am - Ride begins with a police escort down Maine Street Approximate 10 mile route with stops for food, beverages, and family-friendly activities at Flight Deck Brewing, Black Pug Brewing Company, and ending at Moderation Brewing Company. Show your pride!! Prizes will be awarded for costumes, bike decoration, and spirit, judged by Commander Hansen with the…Find out more »
The Community Spokes Program is the Bicycle Coalition of Maine’s effort to create a statewide network of bicycle and pedestrian advocates at the local level. We empower residents to become champions—or “Community Spokes”—of better biking and walking in their cities and towns. Through training, education, and ongoing technical support, you too can become part of a growing coalition of people working to improve biking and walking conditions in Maine. In just two online half-day sessions, you will learn how to…Find out more »
The Bicycle Coalition of Maine is committing to advancing our equity and inclusion efforts. The Coalition is prioritizing diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in three focus areas: self-education, community engagement/outreach, and event structure for 2022-2023. We welcome community members and visitors of Maine—Wabanaki Territory—from all backgrounds to join the Coalition. Our most outstanding achievement will be that everyone who joins the Coalition or attends our events will feel respected and valued.