Community News, Rides and Events!
Win a 2015 Tesla Model S P90D
Monday June 12, 2017 - Charlotte, NC - Benefitting Trips for Kids Charlotte: Get your entries in today for your chance to win this 2015 Tesla Model S P90D. This dual motor all wheel drive vehicle is equipped with an all glass panoramic roof, 21" grey Turbine wheels, black Next Generation seats, rear facing third row seats, a carbon fiber spoiler, Smart Air suspension, ultra high fidelity sound, Autopilot mode and the premium interior and subzero weather packages. This Tesla features North Carolina Tar Heel blue brake calipers, nose piece and argyle and does feature the "LUDICROUS" speed upgrade! Raffle entries are $77.73 each. Only 7,773 will be sold with a minimum of 2,000 entries required to be sold for the raffle to continue. Raffle entries are available from May 14, 2017 to January 7, 2018 at 7:30 AM EST or unless we sell out before this date. Drawing will be held no later than January 26, 2018.
Queen City Bicycles & Bull Dog B&W Social Bike Ride
Tuesday September 26, 2017 - Charlotte, NC - Fall will be upon us so Join us for our monthly party on 2 wheels. The ride departs PROMPTLY at 7pm and returns by 10pm. Pace is party pace and no good soldier gets left behind. Please bring lights and a helmet. We will announce destination soon, but remember the fun is in the journey!
West Side Glow Ride
Saturday September 30, 2017 - Charlotte, NC - Ready....set....GLOW! Mark your calendars for Charlotte's first cycling glow ride powered by Charlotte B-cycle Made Possible By BlueCross BlueShield of NC, National Coalition of 100 Blackwomen Greater Charlotte and Historic West End Initiative.
International Walk To School Day
Wednesday October 4, 2017 - The World - Join students, families, school leaders, community partners and mayors around the country on October 4 to celebrate the benefits of walking to school during International Walk to School Day.
Team Unknown Annual Fundraiser
Thursday October 5, 2017 - Charlotte, NC - Come join us for an evening of live music, auctions, drink and food. This event to raise money and awareness for The Walk to End Alzheimer's and Unknown-DORNIER Cycling Club.
IMBA'S TAKE A KID MTB DAY
Saturday October 7, 2017 - Charlotte, NC - IMBA Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day (TKMBD) is an annual event that seeks to introduce the joy of mountain biking to the next generation. Created in 2004 in honor of Jack Doub, and recognized by the U.S. Congress, Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day is officially celebrated every year on the first Saturday in October.
Open Streets 704 - Park & Woodlawn
Sunday October 15, 2017 - Charlotte, NC - Open Streets 704 is a series of four Charlotte events made possible by a grant from the Knight Foundation. Open Streets 704 will literally open a length of city streets for an afternoon just for people! Taking cues from similar events around the country and the world, Open Streets 704 aims to build a better, healthier, connected community by encouraging Charlotte and Mecklenburg area residents to walk, bicycle, and experience the city together in a way that’s just not possible in a car.
Fall Cyclofest by Interbike
Thursday October 19, 2017 - Charlotte, NC - Fall CycloFest returns to the US National Whitewater Center for an EPIC bicycle festival. Industry Only the 19th-20th. Open to the public the 21st-22nd.
Learn To Ride
Saturday October 28, 2017 - Charlotte, NC - Here's your chance to Learn to Ride a two-wheeler! Ditch the training wheels, and pick up on a healthy lifestyle skil that will last a lifetime! Presented by your friends at Bicycle Sport, Mecklenburg County Park and Rec and Health Department and Trips for Kids.
North Carolina Bicycle Summit
Friday November 3, 2017 - Wilmington, NC - The NC Bike Summit promises to be packed full of information useful for bicycle advocates, transportation planners, business owners, elected officials and livability and sustainability professionals. Experts from across the state and beyond will be on hand to share their knowledge and experience.