As you already know, we’re one of America’s Bike-friendliest Cities, and May is the time to let that shine as it’s National Bike Month. Bike Month is celebrated across the United States and offers an opportunity to showcase the benefits of bicycling, and encourages more people to incorporate bicycling into their daily lives. The highlight of Bike Month is Bike to Work Week, which takes place May 15 to May 19.
For BIKE TO WORK WEEK May 15 -19, #lbbikeshare will be offering a riders #happyhour Between 12-3pm one-hour rides will be 50% off – thats’s a mere $3.50 for 1hour. Enjoy your lunch break with a #bikebreak
The DLBA is a longtime advocate enhancing the bikeability of our Downtown, and having a month dedicated to encouraging the community to get on two wheels is paramount to this goal.
In addition to special rates for Long Beach Bike Share, the City of Long Beach will be hosting a couple special events right here in Downtown:
Bike to Lunch at the Promenade, May 17th
Hours: 11-2 pm
With vendors and lunch discounts for those on bikes.
Bike to Work Day with the Mayor, May 18th
The route will go from Berlin to down the Cycle Track and finish at City Hall. Free Bike Share will be offered at this time, so anyone in the community can join the Mayor on his ride.
Meet-up at Berlin from 7-7:45 am with a 8 am start time
25 to 30-minute ride