Cape Cod Celebrates Bay State Bike Week

May 11-19th - Local Events Planned

The Cape Cod Commission and the Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority will join regional and state-wide efforts to promote bicycling as an alternative to driving motor vehicles during Bay State Bike Week, May 11-19, 2019.  Local and regional activities are planned. Participants can enter a raffle for a chance to win a $40 gift card from SeaSports Cyclery and Outdoors.

Cape Cod Commission-sponsored events include:

Bike Safety Promotions

  • Bourne: Cape Cod Canal Bike Path (southern side, adjacent to railroad bridge) - Monday, May 13, 3 p.m.
  • Yarmouth: Cape Cod Rail Trail at Station Avenue – Wednesday, May 15, 3 p.m.
  • Orleans: Cape Cod Rail Trail at Main Street – Thursday, May 16, 3 p.m.

Sponsored by the Cape Cod Commission, Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority, MassRIDES

Attention bikers: Wear your helmet and get free stuff! Official Bay State Bike Week giveaways will be distributed (while supplies last).
     Contact: Steven Tupper, Cape Cod Commission, 508-362-3828

 

Bike to Work Day Breakfast

Tuesday, May 14
Time: 8-9 a.m., Hyannis Transportation Center
Sponsored by the Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority, Cape Cod Commission, MassRIDES, MassBike, Sea Sports Cyclery & Outdoors

Bicycle Commuters to Hyannis – start your day off right!  Giveaways, maps, schedules, as well as light refreshments/coffee will be available. Free minor bike adjustments supplied by Sea Sports Cyclery & Outdoors.  Bike Week giveaways will be distributed while supplies last. Enter to win a backpack of prizes donated by CCRTA. 
     Contact: Steven Tupper, Cape Cod Commission, 508-362-3828

Announcements and information about this and other Cape Cod Commission bicycle and pedestrian planning initiatives are also available on the web site: www.capecodcommission.org/initiatives/bikeped.

Additional Bike Week events being held on the Cape by other organizations are also posted on the Bay State Bike Week online calendar (http://www.baystatebikeweek.org/find_an_event). A drop-down menu pinpoints events in specific areas of Massachusetts.

Bay State Bike Week is supported in part by the Federal Highway Administration, the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, and MassBike. 


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