May is Bike Month
Let’s ride Sioux Falls! FAB, our local bike shops, and the bicycle community has so much planned for Bike Month. Get out and enjoy our great city by bicycle. Plus, Mayor TenHaken will be riding and proclaiming May as Bike Month in Sioux Falls on May 4th. Don’t miss your chance to ride with the mayor!
May 4 – Ride with Mayor TenHaken – Bike Month Proclamation & FAB Spring Meeting – 10:00am at Riverdale Park. Proclamation at 10:00am followed by a short on-street neighborhood ride with Mayor TenHaken. Light refreshments and FAB’s Spring Meeting afterwards. Ride options including family trail ride and longer road ride will be available after the meeting. Everyone is welcome.
May 5 – Harlan’s Customer Appreciation Ride
May 8 – National Bike To School Day
May 13 – 17 – Bike to Work Week – Celebrate riding your bike to work!
May 15 – Bike thru Blessing, Coffee & Prayer – First Lutheran Church – 7:30am-8:30am – On your way to work, pick up a Bicycle Blessing prayer pebble and a coffee.
May 15 – Energizer Station – Erik’s – Mid-Week Grill Party for lunch
May 17 – Energizer Station – Spoke-n-Sport – Free breakfast with crepes
May 17 – Energizer Station – Harlan’s – Free Taco Bar for Lunch
May 17 – Energizer Station – Queen City Bakery – Free coffee drink & baked treat if you ride your bike to QCB – 7:00am – 10:00am
May 17 – National Bike to Work Day – Share your experience and photos!
May 14 – FAB Adopt-a-Highway Cleanup – 5:45pm Blue Rock Bar & Grill (Formerly Will’s Training Table) – FAB has adopted two miles of the Wandering Wednesday North route to keep clean of trash and litter.
May 14 & May 28 – Spoke-n-Sport – Tuesday Brat & Trail Rides
May 15 – Ride of Silence – 7:00pm Fawick Park – We pause to remember cyclists injured or killed while riding on Sioux Falls streets. Sioux Falls Police will ride with us. A bagpiper will send us off on the memorial ride.
May 16 – Taco Ride – 6:00pm – Giliberto’s #2 on the east side. This is a huge community ride! Meet in old K-mart parking lot and bring all your friends who love tacos and bikes. Just show up.
May 17 – Fat-Tire Friday & Harlan’s – 5:00pm trail ride leaving Harlan’s for Tuthill.
May 20 – Erik’s Moon & Stars Ride – 7:30pm – Ride from Erik’s to Remedy via city streets and the bike trail. Fun community ride!
May 25 – FAB Saturday Coffee Shop Ride – 9:00am – Falls Park Farmer’s Market – 10 Mile urban ride at no more than 10mph. If you can ride a for an hour, this ride is for you! Everyone is welcome and encouraged to come. It’s a great way to learn the best cycling routes in Sioux Falls.
Thursdays in May – Bike Night at Sickies Garage & Thursday Ladies Rides
Download PDF Bike Month Poster here: may_bike_month