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Celebrate Bike Month! (May)

May is Bike Month Hampton Roads


May is National Bike Month, which gives local families the perfect excuse to grab bikes and helmets, and hit the trails! National Bike Month is promoted by the League of American Bicyclists and celebrated in communities across the country – including in Hampton Roads. Here are planned activities for National Bike Month, but don’t miss our BIG LIST of Bike Trails in Hampton Roads, no schedule needed!

National Bike to School Day is Wednesday, May 4. * Bike to Work Week – May 16-22, 2022.  Bike to Work Day is on Friday, May 20.

City Cycling Campaign (Newport News)
Date: May 1-21, 2022

Slo Mo Sundays (Norfolk)
Date: Every Sunday from 10-11:30am

Hampton BMX Local Race (Hampton)
Date: Every Saturday with registration beginning from 6-7:30pm and racing to immediately follow.

Annual Lunchtime Bike Ride (Portsmouth)
Date: Friday, May 20, 2022 from 12-1pm

Glow Ride at The Plot (Norfolk)
Date: Friday, May 20, 2022 from 8-9:30pm

Bike Night at The Virginia Zoo (Norfolk)
Date: Thursday, May 26, 2022 from 5-7:30pm

Smithfield Bike Challenge at Windsor Castle Park (Smithfield)
Date: Saturday, May 28, 2022 beginning at 9am

Previous 2022 Events

City Cycling Kick-Off! (Newport News)
Date: Sunday, May 1, 2022 from 12-4pm

Tour de ORF – Bike Month! at Benchtop Brewing Company (Norfolk)
Date: Sunday, May 1, 2022 from 3-4pm

Bike Month – Proclamation Ride (Hampton)
Date: Sunday, May 1, 2022 from 6-7pm

Norfolk Bike Expo 2022 (Norfolk)
Date: Tuesday, May 3, 2022 from 6-7:30pm

Park to Park to Park Mountain Bike Ride at Northside Park (Norfolk)
Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2022 at 5:30pm

Bike In Movie: ET (Suffolk)
Date: Saturday, May 7, 2022 from 6-10pm

Bike Fest (Chesapeake)
Date: Sunday, May 8, 2022 from 1-4pm

Conquer the Canal Time Trail (Chesapeake)
Date: Saturday, May 14, 2022 at 7:30am

Bike Rodeo at Great Neck Rec Center (Virginia Beach)
Date: Saturday, May 14, 2022 from 9-11am

Parkway Rec Day on The Colonial Parkway (Williamsburg)
Date: Sunday, May 15, 2022 from 7am-12pm