May is National Bike Month and the best way to celebrate is to get on a bike: ride to work, ride to the grocery store, or just ride for the sheer joy of being outside.
For more information about the events below, learn about BikeRaleigh!
- Park & Party at the Corral
- RaleighRacks Premiere
- Capital City Bike Ride
- Bike Day at the Downtown Farmers Market
- Go the Extra Mile!
- Raleigh's Signature Ride
- BikeSmart on National Trail Day
Meet other Capital-area cyclists, get your Bicycle Benefits sticker, and learn about all GoTriangle has to offer cyclists.
- Date: Wednesday, May 22
- Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
- Location: MoJoe's Burgers at 620 Glenwood Ave
Celebrate the Joy of Bicycling with a Ride Through Raleigh's Finest Neighborhoods!
- Ride date: Tuesday, May 28
- Ride start time: 6PM (10-15 mile ride)
- Ride start location: The Boylan Brew Pub at 201 S. Boylan Avenue
- Post-ride festivities: After the ride, return to the Boylan Brew Pub at 7:30 to relax, socialize and enjoy delicious and affordable food and drink
Bicycle Benefits Program
Raleigh has launched a bicycle benefits program to reward bicycle friendly businesses and individuals and to promote safe cycling and sustainable options. Supporting businesses will be offering specials and discounts to cyclists who show their bicycle benefits helmet sticker. Go to any of the Bicycle Benefits Business Members in Raleigh to purchase your $5 helmet sticker.
Bicycle Commuter Profiles
Share your commuting experiences with us!
Raleigh Bicycle Resources
We have compiled a list of resources to help our bicyclists in Raleigh.
Raleigh Bike Plan
In 2009, Raleigh adopted a Comprehensive Bicycle Plan that identifies existing bicycle needs and deficiencies, recommends over 440 miles of new bicycle infrastructure, and provides a program of action for addressing the immediate and long-term needs for bicyclists and bicycle facilities.
Chapter 1- Introduction
Chapter 2- Existing Conditions
Chapter 3- Demand & Benefit Analysis
Chapter 4- Bicycle Facility Network & Maps
Chapter 5- Program Recommendations
Chapter 6- Code & Policy Analysis
Chapter 7- Facility Standards
Chapter 8- Implementation