Motivate systems celebrate National Bike Month with a wide variety of activities, in partnership with our clients and local organizations. Below is a sampling of what we have in store.
Boston, MA Hubway http://www.thehubway.com/home 5/1 - City of Somerville Bike Month Kickoff 5/9 - Somerville Hospital Wellness/Benefit Fair 5/10 - A Better City Transportation Management Association Bike Month Event 5/12 - Cambridge Hospital Wellness/Benefit Fair 5/18 - Harvard Commuter Breakfast 5/18 - MIT Bike Awareness Day- Free bike repair, refreshments, and helmet distribution at this MIT event 5/20 - Bike to Work Day kickoff (Bike Friday)- Boston City Hall - free breakfast and coffee, live music on the City Hall Plaza
Chattanooga, TN Bike Chattanooga http://www.bikechattanooga.com/ In collaboration with GreenTrips, Bike Walk Chattanooga, River City Company, City of Chattanooga, Outdoor Chattanooga, Electric Bike Specialists Bike Chattanooga is proud to participate in the following events: 4/30 - The Wheel Revolution: Bike Month Preview with the Chattanooga Roller Girls Join Bike Chattanooga, Bike Walk Chattanooga, GreenTrips, Kelly Subaru and electric Bike Specialists as we promote all the great ways to get around in a fun halftime demonstration. This is the Chattanooga Roller Girls’ first home bout, and GreenTrips will have fun giveaways and half-time show activities. 5/1 - Bike to the Ballgame Join us as we cheer on the Chattanooga Lookouts and bike to the ballgame! Meet at the Bike Chattanooga station in Miller Park at 1:00 pm for a slow, family-friendly ride to the AT&T field. $1 off admission for group ride participants! Free bike valet from Bike Walk Chattanooga, and fun bike activities throughout the day! Sign up for Green Trips Chattanooga and receive a free giveaway item! Check out the new GreenTrips Bike! Keep an eye out for rewards opportunities all month long. 5/13 - 5:30 pm Protected Bike Lane Week: Superstition Shake Down Ride Meet at corner of Main and Rossville at Bike Chattanooga Station; 6pm Cruise down Main Street through the Broad Street Bike Lanes ending at Nightfall Music Series. Riders are encouraged to dress as their favorite superstition or worst nightmare. Giveaways for best dressed and most unique costume. Prizes for all ride participants (bike key chains, i “bike” CHA bumper stickers, misc. items). Bike license plates will be available to attach to back of bike to show bike support 5/20 - Bike to Work Day: Two Wheels & Three Squares To make this year bigger and better, in addition to Bike to Breakfast, we are adding lunch and dinner activities (hence our theme this year: Two Wheels & Three Squares). Bike to Work Breakfast Waterhouse Pavillion at Miller Plaza 7:30 - 9:00 am > Group Ride in’s meeting at Finley Stadium and Outdoor Chattanooga > Bike to a free breakfast, as well as activities with local vendors, cycling organizations, and more! Bike to Burgers with Berke Miller Park to Big River 12:00 - 1:00 pm > Join a group bike ride from Miller Park over to Big River on Broad St. where Mayor Berke will be joining us for lunch. Bikers Meet Bikers Nightfall at Miller Plaza 6:00 - 7:00 pm > Meet with Chattanooga’s motorcyclists and bicyclists to enjoy dinner from the local food trucks and help promote road safety and driver awareness of all the different vehicles on our streets.
New York and Jersey City Citi Bike http://www.citibikenyc.com/ 5/7 - Citi Bike participating in Bike the Branches, an event supporting the Brooklyn Public Library 5/16 - Citi Bike is participating in the NYC City Council’s Bike to Work Day
San Francisco Bay Area, CA Bay Area Bike Share http://www.bayareabikeshare.com/ 5/12 - Celebrate Bike to Work Day with a “Free Ride Day” 5/21 - Station Pop-Ups. In San Francisco, Bay Area Bike Share will be hosting a series of station pop-ups to greet riders and hand out giveaways. At select stations (marked with an *), Bay Area Bike Share will also be offering bike valet, ensuring that there will be a space to dock your bike! Morning (7am - 10am): City Hall*, Ferry Building, Caltrain Evening (4pm - 7pm): Caltrain*, Ferry Building 5/21 - Learn more about Bay Area Bike Share expansion - expansion maps, a prize wheel, and display bikes at the following events: Oakland Morning BTWD Event w/WOBO (7:00-9:30am): Frank Ogawa Plaza, Oakland; Berkeley BTWD Happy Hour w/Bike East Bay (5:30-8:30pm): Sports Basement Berkeley; Bay Area Bike Share staff will also be attending the SFBC BTWD press event at 8:30am at San Francisco City Hall.
Portland, OR BIKETOWN http://biketownpdx.com/ 5/2 - Meet the Bike at the Bike Commute Challenge Launch Party 5/2 - Meet the Bike at the Bike Gallery in Portland’s Hollywood neighborhood 5/10 - Meet the Bike at the Bicycle Transportation Alliance (BTA)‘s commuter station at Ladd’s Addition 5/15 - Meet the Bike with Better Block PDX at Better NE Broadway 5/20 - Meet the Bike at the Portland Employers Bike Summit 2016 Other Meet the Bike opportunities coming soon including at Breakfast on the Bridges
Seattle, WA Pronto http://www.prontocycleshare.com/ 5/2-5/8 - 2nd Annual Pronto Week 5/20 - Bike Everywhere Day Chipotle Free Ride Day: May 20 (Bike Everywhere Day) 2 commuter stations - one in Belltown and the other in Capitol Hill. Free gifts, Clif bars, and high fives with opportunities to sign up for memberships at both locations. Bikes & Bagels: joining Commute Seattle & SDOT at their annual event to celebrate biking. We’ll hand out swag and chat with commuters.