Bike, Walk & Wheel Week

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Join us for the 16th annual Bike, Walk & Wheel Week!

Saturday, May 13 – Sunday, May 21, 2017

Started by PedNet in partnership with former Mayor Darwin Hindman in 2002, Bike, Walk & Wheel Week is an annual celebration of being active. This year PedNet is once again coordinating the events all week long, and we have a very full and very fun week ready for you!

Follow the Bike, Walk & Wheel Week Facebook page for all the updates.

Try CoMO Connect FREE All Week

  • Everyone rides the City buses for free (Monday the 15th through Saturday the 20th)

Saturday, May 13

Sunday, May 14

  • Mother’s Day Family Fun Ride: 2-3pm

    • This is a kid-friendly bike ride along the Hominy Creek trail with Mother’s Day activities along the way.
    • Presented by Broadway Diner
    • No registration required | Facebook event

Monday, May 15

Tuesday, May 16

Wednesday, May 17

  • Bikes & Brews: 6-8pm

    • Join us for a spring evening bike tour of downtown Columbia with stops for local microbrew samples. This is a fun, easy and social ride through The District.
    • Presented by PedNet Coalition
    • Registration | Facebook event
  • Cosmo Family Fun Fest: 6-8pm

    • Come out for a night of activities for the whole family, including music, hands-on learning, live entertainment, face painting, food trucks and more.
    • Presented by Columbia Parks & Recreation
    • No registration required | More information

Thursday, May 18

  • Hominy Creek Trail Dedication: 5:30pm

    • Join Parks & Recreation for the dedication of the extension of one of Columbia’s newest trails. PedNet staff will lead a low-key bike tour of the new trail after the dedication.
    • Presented by Columbia Parks & Recreation
    • No registration required | Start location is trailhead at The Links
  • Walt’s Bike Repair Workshop: 6-7:30pm

    • Walt’s Bike Shop staff will cover the skills of quickly replacing or repairing a flat tire, as well as minor cable adjustments.
    • Presented by Walt’s Bike Shop
    • No registration required | Facebook event

Friday, May 19

  • Breakfast Station Day: 7-9am

    • Enjoy free breakfast as you bike, walk or wheel about town from these six locations:
      • ARC (Activity & Recreation Center): sponsored by Hy-Vee
      • Garth Nature Area/Bear Creek Trail: sponsored by Columbia Kiwanis Club of Missouri
      • Forum MKT Trailhead: sponsored by Clovers Natural Market & Tryathletics
      • City Hall: Smoothie King CoMo & Public Transit Advisory Commission (PTAC)
      • Flat Branch Park: Walt’s Bike Shop, Citizen Jane Film Festival 2017, Business Loop McDonald’s & Mayor’s Council on Physical Fitness and Health
      • Williams St. & Walnut St.: Wellaware – Boone Hospital Center’s Health & Wellness Service

Saturday, May 20

  • The Learning Loop: 11am-1pm

    • Bring your kids for a fun ride on a CoMO Connect bus with activity stops at two local parks and the library. Light lunch will be provided by Jimmy Johns. Recommended for children ages 4-10.
    • Presented by CoMO Connect
    • Registration | Facebook event
  • Bike Rodeo: 9:30am-12pm

    • This free event for kids ages 3-18 features a 9-step skills course. Learn bike safety rules, have your bike registered, and get a free helmet.
    • Presented by Downtown Optimist Club
    • No registration required | More information

Sunday, May 21

  • Hairy Hundred Gravel Race: 8am

    • The Hairy Hundred is the epitome of gravel bike racing in Boone County, Missouri. This year the event will start and finish at Katfish Katy’s and loop through 100 miles of some of our finest gravel roads.
    • Registration | Facebook event

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