Bike to Work Week

40% of all trips in the U.S. are less than two miles, making bicycling a feasible and fun way to get to get around. Why bike to work (or wherever!)? BIKING IS FUN: Biking brings people together, encourages discovery, and fosters community engagement BIKING IS HEALTHY: Bicycling can integrate physical activity into our daily routines…

Iowa City / Johnson County Bicycle Commuter Breakfast

Chauncey Swan Park 405 E Washington St, Iowa City, IA, United States

At Chauncey Swan Park, join the Climate Action and Outreach Division and MPO-Johnson County for a Bike to Work Breakfast, open to all commuters embracing pedal power that day. Bring your reusable mug for coffee and orange juice, and enjoy a variety of breakfast burritos, including vegan-friendly fare. 7-9 a.m. Thursday, May 16 405 E…

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Drop In Ride

Riverfront Crossings Park 1101 S Clinton St, Iowa City

The Drop In bike ride is an informal, ride at your own risk road ride that departs on Thursday evenings from Riverfront Crossing Park in Iowa City at 5:45pm.  The ride is fast paced (typically 19-22 mph ave speed) with an average distance of about 35-40 miles.  A strong base level of fitness is recommended. The…

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South District Leisure Ride honoring Bob Oppliger

Broadway Neighborhood Center 2105 Broadway St, Iowa City, United States

All ages and skill levels are welcome on our 3rd Thursday of the month, 5th Annual South Side Leisure Bike Rides May through September 6pm-7:30pm. Join on May 16th for a special Bike Month South District Ride honoring the life of Bob Oppliger. We'll start each ride at the Broadway Neighborhood Center and explore the…

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Bike to Work Week

40% of all trips in the U.S. are less than two miles, making bicycling a feasible and fun way to get to get around. Why bike to work (or wherever!)? BIKING IS FUN: Biking brings people together, encourages discovery, and fosters community engagement BIKING IS HEALTHY: Bicycling can integrate physical activity into our daily routines…

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Gatos En Ronda

Iowa City Bike Library 1222 S Gilbert Ct, Iowa City, IA, United States

Meet at the Bike Library at 1222 South Gilbert Court at 6PM for a 10 - 15 mile no-drop (meaning we won't leave anyone behind) community ride. Each week a new person leads and you can follow @bikelibrarian on Instagram for Thursday updates on the route each week. The Bike Library is open one-hour before…

Free
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BIC’s Saturday Ride

Every Saturday the Bicyclists of Iowa City go on a ride in the Iowa City Area. Check out their event calendar for the details about each weekly ride, as the meeting location and route change each week.

Free

Sugar Cubed Marathon 2024

Sugar Bottom Bike Trail 2192 Mehaffey Bridge Rd. NE, Solon, IA, United States

This Marathon-Only event allows Marathon Riders to experience everything that Sugar Bottom has to offer – 12 miles of classic Iowa singletrack, 1400’ elevation gain – three times. S3: Sugar, Cubed. Registration coming soon.

$30
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Rent a Bench

Iowa City Bike Library 1222 S Gilbert Ct, Iowa City, IA, United States

Want to work on your own bike, but need tools and space to do it? Rent-a-bench is $5/hr for the public and free for active volunteers. Bike Library Volunteers will only perform repairs on Checkout bikes not rent-a-bench participants. However, depending on volunteers staffed, we can answer questions.

$5

Pedal Power

Terry Trueblood Recreation Area 579 McCollister Blvd, Iowa City, IA, United States

This family friendly event promotes youth bike safety and skills development through an interactive skills course, bike decorating stations, a strider bike race, scavenger hunt activities, and information booths. Bicyclists of Iowa City, World of Bikes, Geoff’s Bike and Ski, and the Iowa City Bike Library will all be on site with activities and information.…