Newport’s 8th annual Bike to Work Day will be held on Friday, May 18th. It’s the day to give Biking to Work a try! Leave your car at home, hit the saddle and turn your commute into a workout. Bike to Work Day brings the community together to celebrate bicycling as a fun and healthy way to get to work. Bike with family, friends or colleagues to Bike Newport’s Bike Commuter Breakfast and end the day with a city loop group ride. All activities take place at City Hall.

Here’s what happening for Bike to Work day on May 18th, 2018:

Morning Celebration:
7:00am-9:00am:  Bike to City Hall in the morning on the front lawn.
Bike Newport will have morning snacks and bike-friendly demos. and RIPTA will be on site with info on how to load bikes onto their bus racks.

Afternoon Celebration:
4:30pm: Announcements on City Hall front lawn. Exciting news about Bikeshare, the Big Blue Bike Barn and more.
5:00pm: After work group ride around downtown, followed by a longer group ride to Fort Adams.

Commute too long? Live over the bridge?
Park & Bike at 437 Broadway (Triplett School) or at 792 Valley Rd (Newport County YMCA)

Already a happy transportation cyclist? Encourage your friends to get in the saddle. Share the love! Biking to work is fun, healthy, invigorating AND makes us more happy and productive – give it a try and experience it for yourself!

Don’t forget to bring your bells to celebrate!

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