The 7th Annual Kalamazoo Bike Week was a success. The weather was generally good and attendance at the events was great.  Thank you to all event organizers and participants, volunteers and sponsors - we had great fun and are looking forward to our 8th Annual Bike Week!

Planning is well underway for Bike Week 2019 (May 11-18, 2019) -- and more than ever, will encompass events across Kalamazoo County.  To make a bike-related announcement or organize an event during Bike Week that you want to promote here, please contact Paul Selden at bikeweek@bikefriendlykalamazoo.org.

It’s not too late to get on board — you can come up to speed and participate by taking advantage of the links below.

We may be able to accommodate additional events and announcements up until March 31, 2019, when our Website Event and Media Release Form is due. Don’t hesitate to contact Paul for more information.

Please watch this page for additional updates.

In the meantime…

Click here for a summary of information for event organizers (from our October 2018 planning session, in the form of meeting notes that we hope to format into an “Event Organizers Packet” early in 2019. Click here for a list of ideas for Bike Week (some of them just waiting to be matched with organizers & volunteers!), plus a contact directory (to be expanded over time). Click here to see a meeting summary for our September 2018 planning session.

We wish you safe and happy rides throughout the year.  Hope to see you out there! 

 

 



Upcoming Events

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Bicycles, Bison & Beer Ride

  • Texas Corners Brewing Company 6970 Texas Drive Kalamazoo, MI, 49009 United States (map)

We at PEDAL Bike Shop invite you to join us for the 1st annual Texas Corners Brewing Company's B.B.B. (Bicycles, Bison and Beer) ride. We will meet at Texas Corners Brewing Company at 6pm on Monday May 15th to enjoy a leasurely 25ish mile ride that will feature rolling terrain and a few stops of interest. Our first stop of the tour will be at the Schultz's Bison Farm where we will get to see the Bison and learn a bit about them and watch them being hand fed. From there we will continue our journey to the Schultz’s Fruitridge Farms in Mattawan where we will get to see where the beer is brewed for Texas Corners Brewing Company and we will be given a demonstration of the brewing process. After we are done our visit there we will PEDAL our bikes back to T.C.B.C. where we will be able to purchase discounted beers and finger food. More info will be forthcoming. We are also planning to have a flatter shorter ride as well leaving from and returning back to T.C.B.C.

Earlier Event: May 6
Bicycle Helmet Blitz
Later Event: May 16
Kalamazoo Bicycle Film Festival

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