Opening Day For Trails

Events Across the Nation


While anyone can pledge to participate in Opening Day, various trail groups across the country are also hosting events in their communities. Find one near you, and join the fun!

Want to host an event on your local trail? Check out our promotional materials for help planning your own Opening Day event! You can use this basic waiver for your event. Please note: Rails-to-Trails Conservancy does not assume any liability for your event.


2016 Events


Please note: While most events will be taking place on Saturday, April 16, 2016, some events will be taking place on different days during the weekend of Opening Day for Trails. Be sure to double check the date of the event you're interested in.

IN ORDER ALPHABETICALLY BY STATE

ArizonaCaliforniaColoradoDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaIdahoIllinoisIndianaMarylandMichiganNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaOhioOregonPennsylvaniaSouth CarolinaTexasUtahVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsin

Arizona

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Chandler, Arizona

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Chandler Performance Bicycles
Address: 5955 W Ray Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 7 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Mesa, Arizona

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Mesa Performance Bicycles
Address: 1155 S Power Rd., #111
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 7:30 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Peoria, Arizona

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Peoria Performance Bicycles
Address: 8402 West Thunderbird Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 7:30 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Scottsdale, Arizona

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Scottsdale Performance Bicycles
Address: 14747 N. Northsight Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 8 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Tucson, Arizona

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.

Location:
Brodway Performance Bicycles
Address: 7204 E. Broadway Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Location: Speedway Performance Bicycles
Address: 3302 East Speedway Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2020
Time: 8 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

California

Performance Great Ride Series

Berkeley, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Berkeley Performance Bicycles
Address: 1824 University Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Campbell, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Campbell Performance Bicycles
Address: 1646 S. Bascom Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Concord, California

Location: Keller House
Address: 1760 Clayton Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m.
Event Type: Bike Concord will host a group ride in celebration of the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy’s annual Opening Day for Trails. Families with kids are welcome on this ride. We’ll be keeping a very slow pace and will be careful to observe trail etiquette. We will take the route riding down the Iron Horse Trail from Concord all the way to Danville for a final stop at the former rail depot which now houses the Museum of the San Ramon Valley. This event is made possible by REI.
Full Details: Visit Bike Concord's event web page. If possible, please RSVP at the Facebook event page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Dublin, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Dublin Performance Bicycles
Address: 7000 Amador Plaza Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Fair Oaks, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Fair Oaks Performance Bicycles
Address: 5271 Sunrise Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Fountain Valley, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Fountain Valley Performance Bicycles
Address: 8850 Warner Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Fremont, California

Location: Union City BART station
Address: 10 Union Square
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m.
Event Type: Join Bikeways for Fremont on a ride from the Union City BART station to Coyote Hills Regional Park along the Alameda Creek Trail. The group will tour the Coyote Hills Visitor center and enjoy a day around the East Bay! This event is made possible by REI.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page to RSVP.
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Laguna Hills, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Laguna Hills Performance Bicycles
Address: 24721 Alicia Pkwy.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Long Beach, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Long Beach Performance Bicycles
Address: 7611 East Carson St., Long Beach Town Center
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Mountain View, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Mountain View Performance Bicycles
Address: 2124 W. El Camino Real
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Oakland, California

Location: Bike East Bay, Jack London Square
Address: 466 Water St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m.
Event Type: Join Bike East Bay on a ride around the East Bay. This ride will explore the Bay Bridge bike path and feature a talk about the latest advocacy efforts to extend the bike path to San Francisco. After an exciting discussion, the ride will conclude at Rosie the Riveter Museum in Richmond. This event is made possible by REI.
Full Details: Visit the event web page to RSVP.
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Ontario, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Ontario Performance Bicycles
Address: 4400 Ontario Mills Pkwy., Ontario Gateway
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Oxnard, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Oxnard Performance Bicycles
Address: 1700 East Ventura Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Pasadena, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Pasadena Performance Bicycles
Address: 323 S. Arroyo Pkwy.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Redding, California

Location: Turtle Bay Exploration Park: Quarry Patio Garden
Address: 844 Sundial Bridge Dr.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Event Type: Kids, bikes, smiles and fun for everyone! Bring your family and favorite tricycles, balance bikes and scooters. Children will ride a fun obstacle course to help learn riding and safety skills. Parents will enjoy the colorful spectacle and learn about resources and tips for riding with families and children. Afterwards enjoy a day on the trail with friends and family. Redding’s Sundial Bridge is the gateway to more than 225 miles of trails extending along the river and into the mountains west of Redding, offering cycling adventure for everyone.
Full Details: Visit shastalivingstreets.org

Richmond, California

Location: Rich City Rides
Address: 1500 Macdonald Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Event Type: Join Rails-to-Trails Conservancy Western Region office and partners Rich City Rides and Pogo Park for a bike ride along the Richmond Greenway. The approximately 15 mile bike ride will begin at Rich City Rides and pass points of interest like Point Isabel, Rosie the Riveter, and future connectors of the Greenway. The ride will end at Pogo Park for a fun-filled hour of activities! This event is made possible by REI.

Location: Richmond Greenway
Address: 2nd St. Richmond Greenway
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Event Type: Join Rails-to-Trails Conservancy Western Region office and partners Rich City Rides and Pogo Park for a walk along the Richmond Greenway. The three mile walk will begin at 2nd street along the Richmond Greenway and will explore the history of the Richmond Greenway. The walk will end at Pogo Park for a fun-filled hour of activities! This event is made possible by REI.
Full Details: Visit the event Facebook page to RSVP.
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Roseville, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Roseville Performance Bicycles
Address: 1901 Douglas Blvd., Suite 150, Rocky Ridge Town Center
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Sacramento, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Sacramento Performance Bicycles
Address: 919 Howe Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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San Diego, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series
Event Type: Please join us at several locations for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.

Location:
Point Loma Performance Bicycles
Address:
3619 Midway Dr.
Date:
Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time:
9 a.m. - noon
Full Details:
Visit the event Meet Up page.

Location: La Mesa, Performance Bicycles
Address: 8706 La Mesa Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Location: Bonita Performance Bicycles
Address: 3901 Bonita Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Location: Sorrento Valley Performance Bicycles
Address: 11675 Sorrento Valley Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Location: Oceanside Performance Bicycles
Address: 3833 Plaza Dr.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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San Francisco, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: San Francisco Performance Bicycles
Address: 635 Brannan St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

San Mateo, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: San Mateo Performance Bicycles
Address: 2727 El Camino Real
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

San Rafael, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: San Rafael Performance Bicycles
Address: 369 Third St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Santa Monica, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Santa Monica Performance Bicycles
Address: 501 Broadway
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Santa Rosa, California

Location: Southeast Greenway
Address: Montgomery High School Parking Lot, 1250 Hahman Dr.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 - 11 a.m.
Event Type: Join the Santa Rosa Southeast Greenway Campaign on a walk along the edge of the Southeast Greenway! Meet up with walk leaders at Montgomery High near the tennis courts. We’ll stop by Yulupa Cohousing for a rest stop, continue up the hill to view the Greenway’s connection to Spring Lake Park, and then return to the High School. The walk is about 3.5 miles round trip on city streets and sidewalks. Terrain is mostly flat but includes one fairly steep hill. Remember to bring your hat, water, sunglasses, sunscreen and any other items you might enjoy on an urban walk.
Full Details: Visit the Facebook event page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Santa Rosa, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Santa Rosa Performance Bicycles
Address: 1993 Santa Rosa Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Stockton, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Stockton Performance Bicycles
Address: 6555 Pacific Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Torrance, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Torrance Performance Bicycles
Address: 3550 Redondo Beach Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Tustin, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Tustin Performance Bicycles
Address: 2745 El Camino Real
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Woodland Hills, California

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Woodland Hills Performance Bicycles
Address: 6400 Owensmouth Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Colorado

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Boulder, Colorado

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Boulder Performance Bicycles
Address: 2450 Arapahoe Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Colorado Springs, Colorado

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Colorado Springs Performance Bicycles
Address: 4284 N. Academy Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Fort Collins, Colorado

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Fort Collins Performance Bicycles
Address: 2407 South College Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Glendale, Colorado

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Glendale Performance Bicycles
Address: 358 South Colorado Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Greenwood Village, Colorado

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Greenwood Performance Bicycles
Address: 6570 Yosemite St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Littleton, Colorado

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Littleton Performance Bicycles
Address: 5066 South Wadsworth Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Westminster, Colorado

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Westminster Performance Bicycles
Address: 7430 West 88th Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Delaware

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Newark, Delaware

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Newark Performance Bicycles
Address: 1267 Churchmans Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

District of Columbia

Kingman Island District of Columbia

Location: Anacostia River Trail
Address: The main entrance for Kingman and Heritage Islands Park is found on the west bank of the Anacostia River. This entrance is located at the back of RFK Stadium Parking Lot 6, approximately 0.1 mile south of Benning Road NE. The approximate address of the entrance to RFK Stadium Parking Lot 6 is 575 Oklahoma Ave., NE, Washington DC 20002.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Event Type: Stewardship clean-up event, bike ride and trail celebration. We'll start with a Kingman Island cleanup led by REI and Living Classrooms, followed by a bike ride on the Anacostia Riverwalk Trail (no promises, but we may be able to sneak a peek at the nearly complete Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens segment of the trail!) led by Trail Rangers from Washington Area Bicyclist Association (WABA). Join us for lunch in the main meadow of Kingman Island around noon, jump on the Trail Ranger-led bike ride, explore the REI Village, learn from trail-building experts from RTC and regional bike advocates from WABA, and celebrate the region's trail network! (Plus, volunteers for the cleanup event get free entrance into the Kingman Island Bluegrass & Folk Festival on April 30!)
Full Details: Visit the event Facebook page.

Florida

Performance Great Ride Series

Boca Raton, Florida

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Boca Raton Performance Bicycles
Address: Shadowood Square Shopping Center, 9887 Glades Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Fort Lauderdale, Performance Bicycles
Address: Sunrise Square Shopping Center, 1201 N. Federal Hwy.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Jacksonville, Florida

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Jacksonville Performance Bicycles
Address: 4421 Southside Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Miami, Florida

Location: Dadeland North Metrorail Station
Address: 8300 S. Dixie Hwy. (Exact final meeting location TBD)
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Event Type: Join “Hands on Miami” for our Global Youth Service Day. We are planning a bike ride and cleanup event on the Ludlam Trail Corridor. The bike ride will start at Dadeland and will be a 3.5 mile ride north to the cleanup location site where we will also host the painting of a mural. A bike valet service will be provided to store all bikes during the cleanup event. All bike riders are welcome to participate in our service day however, cleanup participation is not mandatory.
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Tampa, Florida

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Tampa Performance Bicycles
Address: 625 North Dale Mabry
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Winter Park, Florida

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Winter Park Performance Bicycles
Address: 351 North Orlando Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Georgia

Performance Great Ride Series

Atlanta, Georgia

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Atlanta Performance Bicycles
Address: 1471 Northeast Expwy., NE
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Buford, Georgia

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Buford Performance Bicycles
Address: Mall of Georgia Crossing, 3385 Woodward Crossing Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Marietta, Georgia

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Marietta Performance Bicycles
Address: 50 Earnest Barrett Pkwy., Suite 1045, Town Center Prado
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Roswell, Georgia

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Roswell Performance Bicycles
Address: 10502A Alpharetta Hwy.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Idaho

Performance Great Ride Series

Boise, Idaho

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Boise Performance Bicycles
Address: 8587 West Franklin Rd., Franklin Town Plaza
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Illinois

Chicago, Illinois

Location: Freedom Park
Address: 131st St. and Cicero Ave., Alsip
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 8 - 10 a.m.
Event Type: Join Friends of the Cal-Sag Trail, Alsip Park District and Rails-to-Trails Conservancy at Freedom Park in Alsip for a fun morning exploring the treasurers, both hidden and on the wing, along the Cal-Sag!

8 – 9 a.m.: Bird Watching Along the Cal-Sag! Learn and walk with bird watching legend Walter Marcisz from the Chicago Ornithological Society to learn about the avian residents of the Cal-Sag, what might be migrating through our area, and how to identify and record them. Bring your own binoculars/field glasses; we'll have a limited number for folks to borrow.

9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m: Geocaching on the Cal-Sag Trail! Join Paul (aka Corps of Discovery) from Geocachers of Northeastern Illinois (GONIL) to learn about geocaching along the Cal-Sag. Geocachers use GPS devices (including phones) to hide and seek containers (called "geocaches" or "caches") anywhere in the world. Learn how to get started, where to look, and what kind of trinkets and treasures people leave behind.
Full Details: Visit the Cal-Sag website.
Performance Great Ride Series

Chicago, Illinois

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Lincoln Park Performance Bicycles
Address: 2720 N. Halsted St
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Lombard, Illinois

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Lombard Performance Bicycles
Address: 2830 South Highland Ave, Highlands of Lombard SC
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Naperville, Illinois

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Naperville Performance Bicycles
Address: 428 S. Route 59
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Northbrook, Illinois

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Northbrook Performance Bicycles
Address: 283 Skokie Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Orland Park, Illinois

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Orland Park Performance Bicycles
Address: 15876 South Lagrange Rd. , Lake View Plaza
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Schaumburg, Illinois

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Schaumburg Performance Bicycles
Address: 155 W. Golf Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Indiana

Goshen, Indiana

Location: Abshire Park
Address: 1305 E. Lincoln Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Event Type: Friends of the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail will host several Opening Day for Trails activities to encourage users of all ages, abilities and interests to get outdoors and learn more about our unique linear park. Attend one or several of the exciting options offered throughout the day:

Bird and Tree Identification Walk (8 - 9 a.m.)
Before the trail gets active with runners, bikers and families, take an early morning walk with local bird enthusiast Melissa Kinsey and Goshen City Forester Aaron Sawatsky Kingsley.

Bike Checks (9 a.m. - noon)
Chain Reaction Bicycle Project (CRBP) will be on hand to help make sure your bike is ready for the season. CRBP is a nonprofit bicycle shop promoting bicycling in the Goshen community and increasing access to bicycles/repairs for people with low incomes or who are on work-release.

Group Fitness Walk (1:00 - 2:30 p.m.)
Get your heart rate up and meet other walkers on this brisk 3.5-mile round-trip walk between Abshire Park and CR 28. The group will be led by Vivian Schmucker.

Wildflower Hike (3:00 - 4:30 p.m.)
Join John Smith, local amateur naturalist and native plant enthusiast, on a search for the first blooming native wildflowers of spring. The hike will meet at the intersection of the trail at CR 33 and will explore the natural hardwood forest between trail mile markers 4 and 5. There are no parking spots at the CR 33 trailhead. Two suggested ways to arrive include: 1) meeting at 2:15 p.m. at Abshire Park for a 5-mile group bike ride to the site, or 2) meeting at 2:45 p.m. at the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail parking lot at CR 35 to carpool.
Full Details: For more details, visit the Friends of the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail website.
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Indianapolis, Indiana

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Castleton Performance Bicycles
Address: 8366 Castleton Corner Dr.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Indianapolis, Indiana

Location: Southwestway Park
Address: 8400 Mann Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m.
Event Type: Hoosier Mountain Bike Association (HMBA), IndyCog and Indy Parks will lead a clean-up, bridge building, and ride at park starting at 10 a.m. Come out and support HMBA and their efforts to clean, build, ride and hike this beautiful property. You will have a chance to view a recently completed section built for National Collegiate Champion Marian University to practice their downhill skills. With recent eagle sightings, these trails aim to please both the adventurist and the naturalist! Come out and join us!
Full Details: Visit the event Facebook page.

Middlebury, Indiana

Location: Pumpkinvine Cyclery
Address: 413 N. Main St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Event Type: Combine a run or bike ride with a bit of fun competition! Participants will visit at least five stops along the trail to collect a playing card to create a five-card poker hand. The top three hands at the end of the day will win cash prizes. You can pre-register for the Pokervine Chase online for $8 each until noon on Friday, April 15. Pre-registered scorecards will be available for pick up at Pumpkinvine Cyclery on Saturday, April 16 after 9 a.m. Scorecards can also be purchased on April 16 starting at 9 a.m. for $10 each at any of four locations:
  1. Pumpkinvine Cyclery, 413 N. Main St. in Middlebury.
  2. Lincoln Avenue Fitness, 430 W Lincoln Ave. in Goshen.
  3. Abshire Park Cabin in Goshen
  4. JoJo's Pretzels, 205 N Harrison St. in Shipshewana.
Each participant may play up to five scorecards. Completed scorecards must be delivered to Pumpkinvine Cyclery by 2 p.m. and prizes will be awarded at 3 p.m. All trail supporters, whether you completed the Pokervine Chase or not, are encouraged to attend the awards celebration at Pumpkinvine Cyclery. Winners do not need to be present to win.
Full Details: For more details, visit the Friends of the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail website.

Maryland

Baltimore, Maryland

Location: Jones Falls Trail, Trail Head at Cylburn Arboretum
Address: 4915 Greenspring Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Event Type: Join the Baltimore City Department of Recreation and Parks, the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy and Bikemore for a fun filled day along the Jones Falls Trail as the trail wanders through bucolic forests, arboretums and parks, former industrial mills, stream valleys, redeveloped urban villages and Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. Guided trail tours will focus on watershed ecology, Baltimore history and parks and open space planning. Join us for morning refreshments then go for a leisurely walk, bike ride or run down the Jones Falls Trail. The Baltimore City Department of Recreation and Parks will provide bikes for those who wish to borrow them (ID required). Shuttles will be provided for anyone who would like a ride back to the starting point at Cylburn Arboretum. We look forward to seeing you on the Jones Falls Trail!
Full Details: Visit the event Facebook page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Baltimore, Maryland

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Baltimore Performance Bicycles
Address: 1991 E. Joppa Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Columbia, Maryland

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Columbia Performance Bicycles
Address: 6455 Dobbin Rd., Dobbin Shopping Center
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Gaithersburg, Maryland

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Gaithersburg Performance Bicycles
Address: 357 Muddy Branch Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Rockville, Maryland

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Rockville Performance Bicycles
Address: 1667 Rockville Pike
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Michigan

Performance Great Ride Series

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Ann Arbor Performance Bicycles
Address: 3059 Oak Valley Dr.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Bloomfield Hills Performance Bicycles
Address: 2067 South Telegraph Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Jackson, Michigan

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Weatherwax Drive Trailhead
Address: between Kibby Rd. and Horton Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Help celebrate Opening Day for Trails by joining the Jackson branch of “Hike it Baby” for a kid-led stroll down the Falling Waters Trail. All ages welcome. The trail is paved and great for carriers, strollers, wagons, and even kiddos on bikes. Meet near the picnic table of the parking area for the Weatherwax trailhead.
Full Details: Visit the event web page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Novi, Michigan

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Novi Performance Bicycles
Address: 43235 Crescent Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

New Jersey

Camden, New Jersey

Location: Urban Promise Ministries and N. 36th Street Neighbors
Address: Various locations along N. 36th St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Join the NJ Tree Foundation, Urban Promise Ministries, and N. 36th Street neighbors as they dig holes, plant trees, and lay mulch along this residential on-street portion of the Circuit Trail. We'll be planting 30 large trees to beautify the community while also providing cleaner air and water along the trail. Tools, gloves, water, and refreshments will be provided. Space is limited and volunteers must register in advance by contacting Jessica Franzini at jfranzini@njtreefoundation.org.
Full Details: Visit the New Jersey Tree Foundation website.

Gloucester Township, Blackwood, New Jersey

Location: Gloucester Township Health and Fitness Trail
Address: Church Street and Railroad Ave.
Date: Friday, April 15, 2016
Time: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Event Type: Join Kennedy Health Alliance as we kick off Opening Day with our Walk with Kennedy series along the Gloucester Twp. Health and Fitness Trail, part of the Circuit Trail System. Spring is a great time to get fit outdoors and trails offer a great way to get active and explore nature. Join us, for fitness walking, gentle yoga and stretching. Please wear sturdy shoes and bring a water bottle. Feel free to bring a brown bag lunch to picnic after the walk.
Full Details: This ride is limited to 35 adults. Pre-registration is required online at the D&R Greenway Land Trust website. Suggested donation $15.

Trenton, New Jersey

Location: Meet at the Battle Monument
Address: 350 N. Warren St. (intersection of Pennington Rd., MLK Jr. Blvd., Brunswick Ave., N. Warren St. and N. Broad St.)
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Event Type: Monuments Ride: Trenton Battle Monument toThomas Paine statue -Bordentown It will be a leisurely 15-mile roundtrip ride beginning with a brief overview of the history of Trenton’s Battle Monument. Along the way, we will be joined by Members of the Abbott Marshlands Stewardship Council and State Park Service to talk about the Abbott Marshlands and D&R Canal Towpath. In Bordentown, a local historian will meet us at the Thomas Paine Statue to talk about his life in the City.

New Mexico

Performance Great Ride Series

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Albuquerque Performance Bicycles
Address: 1431 Mercantile Ave., NE
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

New York

Highland, New York

Location: Hudson Valley Rail Trail Pavilion
Address: 101 New Paltz Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Event Type: Learn-To-Run Program in Highland (Saturdays from April 16 to June 18). Offered by the Hudson Valley Rail Trail Association and now in its 10th year, the 10-Week program gradually takes participants from zero running ability to being able to run 20 minutes non-stop. The course is based on sets of running and walking. The running portion increases each week and the walking gradually goes down. The mood is friendly, non-stressful and non-competitive. To date, several hundred participants have discovered the inner runner in them for a healthier outlook and lifestyle. Cost is a $15 membership in the Rail Trail.
Full Details: Please contact Rafael Diaz at rafaeldiaz2@optonline.net or 845.255.7742.

North Carolina

Performance Great Ride Series

Cary, North Carolina

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Cary Performance Bicycles
Address: 653 Cary Towne Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Chapel Hill Performance Bicycles
Address: 1800 E. Franklin St., Suite 3
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Charlotte, North Carolina

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Charlotte Performance Bicycles
Address: 4436 South Blvd., Suite A
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Greensboro, North Carolina

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Greensboro Performance Bicycles
Address: 1424 Westover Terrace
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Raleigh, North Carolina

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Raleigh Performance Bicycles
Address: 6325 Falls of the Neuse Rd., Sutton Square Shopping Center
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Kings Mountain, North Carolina

Location: Foote Trail
Address: 210 Galilee Church Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: Noon
Event Type: Celebrate Opening Day for Trails with us at the ribbon cutting of the Foote Trail. This extension adds 2 miles to the Kings Mountain Gateway Trail, using an old highway overpass and meandering around an abandoned quarry. The event includes a ribbon cutting at noon, followed by trail updates and refreshments. A park ranger from Crowders Mountain State Park will lead a 4-mile nature walk along the new trail.
Full Details: carolinathreadtrail.org/opening-day-for-trails

Ohio

Performance Great Ride Series

Cincinnati, Ohio

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Cincinnati Performance Bicycles
Address: 7690 Montgomery Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Cincinnati, Ohio

Location: Sawyer Point Park
Address: 705 E. Pete Rose Way
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: noon - 5 p.m. (group walk departs at 2 p.m.)
Event Type: The Cincinnati Reds won’t be the only ones celebrating Opening Day this spring! The region's first Opening Day on the Trails Challenge will kick-off at the annual Earth Day Celebration at Sawyer Point. We will host a group walk at 2 p.m. over the Purple People Bridge into Kentucky, traverse the Riverfront Commons Trail and return via the Taylor Southgate Bridge (easy route) and the Roebling Suspension Bridge (moderate route). Stop by between noon and 5 p.m. to register and pick up your Trails Challenge Passport!
Full Details: Visit the event website.

Cleveland, Ohio

Location: Cleveland Metroparks CanalWay Center
Address: 4524 East 49th St., Cuyahoga Heights
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Event Type: Join RTC's Midwest Regional Office, Cleveland Metroparks, Bike Cleveland, VeloSano and Cleveland Clinic for fun event giveaways, trail adventure information, training advice and more. Bike Cleveland and VeloSano will lead a Family Fun Ride on the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath from the CanalWay Center to the Harvard Trailhead and back (5 miles total) leaving at noon. Enjoy the CanalWay Center exhibits, a ride, walk or roll along the Towpath trail or the nearby mountain bike loop. Visit with local and national experts about Cleveland’s abundant trail resources and join friends and neighbors for a few hours of fun in the sun!
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Cleveland, Ohio

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Mayfield Heights Performance Bicycles
Address: 1509 Golden Gate Plaza
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Columbus, Ohio

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Columbus Performance Bicycles
Address: 6674 Sawmill Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Columbus, Ohio

Location: Haydocy Airstream and RV
Address: 3865 W. Broad St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Event Type: Come explore the newly opened section of the Camp Chase Trail on the Columbus Westside. This year’s starting point is Haydocy Airstream and RV. Come learn about the newest trails and the parts now under construction. Friends of Camp Chase Trails will have trail guides to help bicyclists and runners navigate the 1.5-mile road route to the existing trail access on Sullivant Avenue, which connects to Galloway, Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park and London. Restrooms and parking will be available on location. Friends of the Camp Chase Trail will supply a water-bottle filling area.
Full Details: Visit the event Facebook page.

London, Ohio

Location: London Coffee Peddler
Address: 127 S. Main St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Event Type: Help us celebrate Opening Day along the Ohio to Erie Trail in Central Ohio. Our meeting point will be at the London Coffee Peddler. Trail Sentinels will be available to guide riders from Roberts Pass and the Prairie Grass Trail through the signed street route in London to the coffee shop. Look for “Welcome Cyclists” logo signs in business windows for a special cyclist discount.
Full Details: Visit theFriends of Madison County Parks and Trails website.
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Dayton, Ohio

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Dayton Performance Bicycles
Address: 4466 Indian Ripple Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Springfield, Ohio

Location: Un Mundo Cafe/Heritage Center Trailhead
Address: 117 S. Fountain Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Event Type: Join Bike Springfield in welcoming trail users on RTC's Opening Day for Trails. We will have maps and local trail information available.

Xenia, Ohio

Location: Xenia Station Trail Hub
Address: 150 S. Miami Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Event Type: Join the Friends of Xenia Station (FOXS) for Opening Day activities. We will have maps and trail information available for the five trails that converge at Xenia Station.

Yellow Springs, Ohio

Location: Yellow Springs Station (101 Dayton St.) and John Bryan Community Center (100 Dayton St.)
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Event Type: Hit the trail and enjoy a beautiful day with fellow community members! Bike Fix-It and Safety Check Stations will be set up, and there will also be a Kids Bike Challenge right off the trail in the John Bryan Community Center parking lot, sponsored by the Yellow Springs Police Department and Miami Township Fire and Rescue. There will be plenty of giveaways, trail guides and other FREE stuff available. Fun for the entire family!
Full Details: Learn more at the event web page.

Oregon

Performance Great Ride Series

Beaverton, Oregon

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Beaverton Performance Bicycles
Address: 3850 SW Hall Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Eugene, Oregon

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Eugene Performance Bicycles
Address: 110 Oakway Rd., Suite C
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Portland, Oregon

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Portland Performance Bicycles
Address: 9988 SE Washington St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Pennsylvania

Performance Great Ride Series

Allentown, Pennsylvania

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Allentown Performance Bicycles
Address: 934 Airport Center Dr., Airport Center, Suite 11A
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Conshohocken, Norristown and Phoenixville, Pennsylvania

Location: Schuylkill River Trail
Address: 298 Mill St, Phoenixville or 1 Station Ave, Conshohocken
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Event Type: Local businesses in Phoenixville, Norristown, and Conshohocken are partnering with the Schuylkill River Town Program to celebrate opening day for the Circuit Trails. Discover where the Schuylkill River Trail can take you on a family-friendly, self-guided bike tour of the Schuylkill River Towns. Participants will head to one of the ride’s kick-off points between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Saturday to pick up a River Town passport. The passport will guide participants to businesses in each town where you will find free Circuit Trail swag like t-shirts, pins, and temporary tattoos and get your passport stamped.

Phoenixville Farmer’s Market (information booth): 298 Mill St, Phoenixville, PA 19460
Riverbend Cycles: 1 Station Ave, Conshohocken, PA 19428

The more locations you visit, the more cool stuff you get. The exploration fun runs from April 16 to April 23 but you must pick up your passport at one of the locations listed above on Saturday, April 16, between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Full Details: Visit the Schuylkill River Town website and Facebook Page for more information.

Easton, Pennsylvania

Location: Hugh Moore Park
Address: 2750 Hugh Moore Park Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: Trail clean-up will be held from 9 a.m. - noon
Trail bike ride will begin at 1 p.m.
Event Type: Celebrate Earth Day, National Volunteer Month and Rails-to-Trails Conservancy’s Opening Day for Trails by giving back to the D&L! Come out to help us clean up Hugh Moore Park, home of our office and a trailhead on the 165-mile D&L Trail. Volunteers will meet in the main parking lot in Hugh Moore Park at 9 a.m. to break into groups for various activities including litter clean-up along Lehigh Drive, installing safety signs along the trail, clearing branches, planting flowers and more. All volunteers are welcome, even if you can only participate for part of the three hours. Please wear appropriate clothing – long pants and long sleeve shirts are best. A free lunch will be provided at noon for volunteers. Afterward, L.L. Bean Center Valley and the D&L Staff will lead a guided bike ride on the D&L Trail. All are welcome.
Full Details: Visit the D&L Trail website.

Havertown, Pennsylvania

Location: Radnor Trail to the Schuylkill River Trail
Address: 143 Colfax Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Event Type: Join the Delaware Valley Bike Club (DVBC) for a 43 mile ride on the portion of the Circuit from the Radnor Trail to the SRT. This scenic C+ paced ride will include a ride across the newly opened Manayunk Bridge Trail.
Full Details: Visit the Delaware Valley Bike Club Events Calendar.

Exton, Pennsylvania

Location: Chester Valley Trail, Exton Park Trail Head
Address: 132 Church Farm Lane
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: The Transportation Management Association of Chester County, Friends of the Chester Valley Trail, Bike Chester County, and Chester County Facilities and Parks are hosting a celebration for the National Opening Day of Trails. Join us along the Chester Valley Trail for fun events like nature walks, health walks, informational mini-sessions on the trail, and more!
Full Details: Visit the Transportation Management Association of Chester County events page.

King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

Location: Valley Forge National Historical Park
Address: 1400 N. Outer Line Dr.
Date: Sunday, April 17, 2016
Time: 8:30 a.m. - noon
Event Type: The Valley Forge Revolutionary 5-Mile Run® celebrates the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service and 40 years of Valley Forge as a national park. The race, presented by the Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board, is a unique challenge for runners of all skill levels who will conquer the five-mile, USATF certified course set throughout Valley Forge National Historical Park. The event also includes a 3-mile walk (dogs on leashes permitted) and Young Patriots Fun Run for kids ages 6-13.
All proceeds from the event benefit Valley Forge National Historical Park.
Full Details: Visit the event web page.
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Paoli, Pennsylvania

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Paoli Performance Bicycles
Address: 1740 East Lancaster Ave
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Location: Bartram's Garden
Address: 5400 Lindbergh Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 2:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Event Type: Celebration of Daffodils at Bartram’s Garden
Sara L. Van Beck, author of Daffodils in American Gardens, 1733-1940, visits Bartram’s Garden to tell the fascinating story of the genus Narcissus and its journey from the Mediterranean basin to the gardens of historic Philadelphia. The talk will be followed by a Bartram’s Bitters cocktail reception and book-signing along with curator’s tours of the Bartram’s daffodil collection—living relics of bulbs brought to Bartram’s Garden centuries ago, blooming in the same place year after year.
Full Details: For pricing and additional information, visit the Bartram's Garden event web page.

Location: Chesnut Hill
Address: Market Street, between 10th and 12th Streets
Date: Sunday, April 17, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Event Type: Join the Chestnut Hill Business District, Friends of the Wissahickon, Chestnut Hill Historical Society, and SEPTA as we BIKE THE HILL on Sunday, April 17. SEPTA is running two special Regional Rail trains which will allow us to accommodate up to 40 bikes each, departing Jefferson Station at 9:45am and 11:15am. Space for bikes is first come, first served. For more information and to RSVP visit facebook.com/SEPTAPassPerks.

Friends of the Wissahickon is offering a tour of the Wissahickon along Forbidden Drive at 10:30am. The Chestnut Hill Historical Society is offering a Mid-Centrury Architecture Tour at 12:15. Both tours will leave from SEPTA's Chestnut Hill West Train Station. Space is limited!
Full Details: Visit the event web page.

Location: Specific meet-up location provided upon registration
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 1 - 4 p.m.
Event Type: Join Bicycle Coalition staff and members for a Saturday afternoon educational ride from the "new" Barnes-Parkway, past the Barnes-Merion, then continue to the Cynwyd Heritage Trail, the Manayunk Bridge, and return to the Parkway along the Schuylkill River. This ride includes some on-road riding, and some elevation as it climbs up near the Belmont Plateau. (This is compensated by a glorious downhill glide along the Cynwyd Trail.) In total, this ride is 18 miles, roundtrip.
Full Details: To register, please visit the Bicycle Coalition website.

Location: Friends Hospital
Address: 4641 Roosevelt Blvd.
Date: Sunday, April 17, 2016
Time: 8 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Event Type: Join Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership (TTF) for a 5K Run/Walk on the Tacony Creek Park Trail! The trail is fully paved with moderate hills. Walkers are welcome to bring child strollers. 50 Broad Street Run Bibs will be available upon registration starting on Monday, April 4, at noon. In collaboration with Philadelphia Parks and Recreation, Friends Hospital, Scattergood Foundation, Philadelphia Water, The Circuit Trails and Latinas in Motion.
Full Details: For more information and registration fees, visit the event website.

Location: Manayunk Bridge
Address: Philadelphia side of Cynwyd Heritage Trail at Dupont St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Event Type: Join Manayunk, Destination Schuylkill River and Main Street businesses for a FREE day of enjoying all that the trails and Manayunk has to offer with several free classes offered on the bridge!
  • 10 a.m.: Yoga by Hotbox Yoga (bring your own mat)
  • 11 a.m.: Group Run across the Bridge sponsored by Philadelphia Runner
  • Noon: Mini Boot Camp on the bridge sponsored by Never Give Up Training
  • 1 p.m.: Crunch at Lunch by GoalsFit
  • 2 p.m.: Barre by The Wall; Whirled Peace food truck with samples and yogurt for sale

Full Details: Visit the Facebook event page.



Location: Philadelphia Museum of Art
Address: 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 7 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Event Type: The Run for Clean Air presented by Toyota Hybrids is Philadelphia's largest Earth Day event and one of the region’s longest-running charity races. With its 10K Run, 5K Run, 3K Walk, and Kids' Fun Run, the event has something for everyone! Located on the beautiful banks of the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia, the Run is a celebration of sustainable and healthy neighborhoods, clean air, and improvements in the region’s overall environmental health. All proceeds go to Clean Air Council, helping it fight for everyone's right to breathe clean air.
Full Details: Visit the Run for Clean Air website.

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Location: Philadelphia Performance Bicycles
Address: 1300 South Columbia Blvd., Suite 11, Riverview Plaza
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Location: Race Street Pier
Address: 173-195 N. Christopher Columbus Blvd.
Date: Friday, April 15, 2016
Time: 11 a.m.
Event Type: Join trail advocates, politicians and fellow trail enthusiasts for a celebration and unveiling of the new look for Circuit Trails! Then celebrate all weekend on the Circuit Trails!
Full Details: Learn more at the Circuit Trails event web page.

Location: Schuylkill River Park
Address: 25th St. and Spruce St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 8 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Event Type: Join the Pennsylvania Environmental Council on an electric bike parade on the evening of April 16. Your registration includes a bike wheel light that keeps you safe and spiffy as you bike on the Circuit Trails at night. Join us for refreshments at Rembrandt’s in Fairmount after the ride.
Full Details: Visit the event website.

Location: Venice Island Performing Arts Recreation Center
Address: 7 Lock Street (paid parking is available)
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Event Type: Philadelphia Parks & Recreation Trails Week Bike Ride
We will ride from Manayunk to Conshohocken along the Schuylkill Trail, pointing out and speaking about various trails on the way (including the newly opened Manayunk Bridge Trail). We’ll stop at a restaurant to grab lunch (so bring money if you want to eat) and play a round or two of “trailvia” to test participants’ knowledge about Philly trails. The ride will return to Manayunk along the same route, but SEPTA’s Conshohocken stop is nearby if you want to return to Manayunk by train.
Full Details: Attendance for this free bike ride is limited, so please RSVP to parksandrecreation@phila.gov as soon as possible.

Phoenixville, Pennsylvania

Location: Schuylkill River Trail
Address: 2 N. Main St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 11 a.m.
Event Type: Join our inspirational Phoenixville healthcare professionals for a brief, brisk walk on the beautiful Schuylkill River Trail. Dr. Smith will give a brief 10 minute overview on the importance of keeping our bodies healthy through exercise and then take a 45 minute walk with the group on the trail. Get your healthcare questions answered in an informal setting, while connecting with the great outdoors. We will meet at the covered bridge next to the Phoenixville Foundry. Parking will be available at the municipal lot next to the Farmer’s Market. In case of inclement weather, the walk will be cancelled.
Performance Great Ride Series

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Pittsburgh Performance Bicycles
Address: 6401 Penn Ave., Village of Eastside
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Location: North Shore segment of the Three Rivers Heritage Trail
Address: 1400 River Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Come volunteer with Friends of the Riverfront to steward and beautify the North Shore segment of the Three Rivers Heritage Trail! We'll be providing tree care maintenance, removing litter and graffiti, and managing invasive plant species. It's a great day to prepare the Trail for the season!

Weatherly, Pennsylvania

Location: Lehigh Gorge State Park
Address: Go to any trail head (White Haven, Rockport, and Glen Onoko) or for shuttle service go to 288 North Stagecoach Rd., Weatherly, PA 18255
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: Dawn to dusk
Event Type: Bike the Lehigh Gorge Trail in the Poconos on Opening Day. The Lehigh Gorge State Park is open from dawn to dusk so you can spend as much time on the trail as you want! Enjoy scenic waterfalls and historic sites along the way. Bring a lunch and picnic along the trail. Don’t have a bike or just want to ride downhill? Meet at Whitewater Challengers Rafting Center in Weatherly, Pennsylvania to take advantage of our bike shuttle or trail ride package including shuttle and bike rental—discounted prices available online. Visit our website for more information about getting on the trail ride on April 16 and to get more information about the Lehigh Gorge Trail.
Full Details: For more details about the Lehigh Gorge Trail or to reserve your bike visit the White Water Challengers website.

South Carolina

Taylors, South Carolina

Location: GHS Swamp Rabbit Trail
Address: Mile markers SR221, SR242, SR243 and SR335 (between Travelers Rest and Greenville)
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Event Type: Get out on the Greenville Health System Swamp Rabbit Trail, and get some fresh socks for your feet! Visit any of these partners for a free pair of GHS Swamp Rabbit socks (while supplies last): Handee Deli at SR 221; Upcountry Provisions across Main Street in Travelers Rest at SR242; or The Whistle Stop at the American Café at 243 and the E-bike Store up the steps at SR335.
Full Details: For a flyer with all the details, visit the Greenville Co. Parks, Recreation and Tourism website.

Texas

Performance Great Ride Series

Austin, Texas

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series


Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.

Location: North Austin Performance Bicycles
Address: 2900 West Anderson Lane
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 8 a.m. - noon
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Location: South Austin Performance Bicycles
Address: 4040 S. Lamar Blvd., Brodie Oaks Shopping Center
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 8 a.m. - noon
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Farmers Branch, Texas

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Midway Performance Bicycles
Address: 4051 LBJ Freeway, Suite 110
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Fort Worth, Texas

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Fort Worth Performance Bicycles
Address: 5531 South Hulen St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Houston, Texas

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series


Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.

Location: North Houston Performance Bicycles
Address: 4750 FM 1960 Rd. West
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Location: West Houston Performance Bicycles
Address: 7549 Westheimer Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Plano, Texas

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Plano Performance Bicycles
Address: 6101 Avenue K, Suite 110
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

San Antonio, Texas

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: San Antonio Performance Bicycles
Address: 16648 San Pedro Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Utah

Performance Great Ride Series

Salt Lake City, Utah

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Salt Lake Performance Bicycles
Address: 291 West 2100 South
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Virginia

Performance Great Ride Series

Charlottesville, Virginia

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Charlottesville Performance Bicycles
Address: 234 Zan Rd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Falls Church, Virginia

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Bailey’s Crossroads Performance Bicycles
Address: 5817 Leesburg Pike
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
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Reston, Virginia

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Reston Performance Bicycles
Address: 11634 Plaza America Dr.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Richmond, Virginia

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Richmond Performance Bicycles
Address: 9015 W. Broad St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Springfield, Virginia

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Springfield Performance Bicycles
Address: 6721 Frontier Dr.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Vienna, Virginia

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Vienna Performance Bicycles
Address: 8387 Leesburg Pike
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Virginia Beach, Virginia

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Virginia Beach Performance Bicycles
Address: 2356 VA Beach Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

Washington

Performance Great Ride Series

Lynnwood, Washington

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Lynnwood Performance Bicycles
Address: 3225 Alderwood Mall Blvd.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Redmond, Washington

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Redmond Performance Bicycles
Address: 15230 NE 24th St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Seattle, Washington

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Seattle Performance Bicycles
Address: 4501 Roosevelt Way NE
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.
Performance Great Ride Series

Tacoma, Washington

Performance Bicycles Great Ride Series

Location: Tacoma Performance Bicycles
Address: 2220 South 37th St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 9 a.m. - noon
Event Type: Please join us for a beautiful neighborhood ride, friendly to all riders regardless of skill or experience. Our rides are “No Drop” which means we all will start and finish as a unit. After the ride, please stay for our brunch style snacks and refreshments, our Bicycle Maintenance Clinic, and our fun Bicycle Bingo.
Full Details: Visit the event Meet Up page.

West Virginia

Clarksburg, West Virginia

Location: North View Trail Head
Address: North 25th St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Event Type: Meet & Greet with Harrison Rail Trails, Inc.; a newly established Rail Trail group of local community members and trail enthusiasts from across Harrison County, WV. Join us for a beautiful "Spring Discovery Walk" along a river trail with plenty of spring flowers, local history, geocaches and more! Trail maps will be available. This trail surface is unpaved and may have wet areas, so please wear good walking shoes.
Full Details: Visit the event Facebook page for more details. Contact Diana at Hrts.wv@gmail.com.

Morgantown, West Virginia

Location: Terra Café
Address: 425 Industrial Ave.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Event Type: Spring is around the corner! Join the Mon River Trails Conservancy on April 16, 2016, for the national Opening Day for Trails celebration. Across the U.S., trail users will be having fun at hosted events and celebrate the coming of spring on the trails. Join the celebration!

Handmade Market: Enjoy shopping for jewelry, art, pottery and other local artisan products between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. at the Terra Café in Morgantown, West Virginia. Ten percent of artisan sales will benefit the local Mon River and Deckers Creek rail-trails.

Two-Mile Spring Walk: A great way to enjoy the day with other rail-trail friends and search for the first signs of spring. The walk starts at 10:30 a.m. at the Terra Café. Pick up a rail-trail map, and find out more about the Mon River Trails Conservancy. FREE
Full Details: Mon River Trails Conservancy Website | Facebook Page | Opening Day Event Page (Facebook)

Wisconsin

Burlington, Wisconsin

Location: Wehmhoff Jucker Park
Address: 408 E. Washington St.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Event Type: “Trek and Trike the Trails – Opening Day 2016”: Join REI, Bike Burlington and RTC in celebrating Rails-to-Trails Opening Day 2016! Get out for a ride on your bike, lend a hand with sprucing up the park, learn about biking resources in the community, and more! No registration necessary.
Full Details: Visit the event website.

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