Upcoming Events

UPDATED – 4/22/18 Please send additional events to ~ lorenzworden@gmail.com

4/24 – Tow Path Tuesday Bicycle Ride – Tue, 4/24, 6:15 PM – Watervliet to Albany. Meet in Watervliet at trailhead parking lot on the Hudson R. near Passano Paint. Contact/info – (518) 238-BIKE. https://www.meetup.com/Bike-Barn-Cycles-of-Cohoes-Cycling-Group-Rides/

4/26 – ABC Meeting – Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/

5/5 – I Love My Park Day – A statewide event, organized by Parks & Trails New York (PTNY) in partnership with the New York State Office of Parks, ptny Color-logo-transpRecreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) and local Friends groups, to celebrate and enhance New York’s parks and historic sites. https://www.ptny.org/events/i-love-my-park-day

5/9 – Bike to School – Wed, 5/9 http://www.cdtcmpo.org/ Contact: aparikh@cdtcmpo.org

5/10 – Run, Bike, Hike – Capital Region Trails Summit – Thr, 5/10, 8:00-10:30 AM, NYS Capitol, Assembly Parlor – Room 306. Panelists include state and local leaders, and pedestrian and bicycle advocates. Highlighting trail expansion across the region. Check in – 8:00 AM, presentations and roundtable – 8:30 AM. Patricia Fahy, NYS Assembly, 109th District, LOB Rm. 452, (518)455-4178, faheyc@assembly.state.ny.us

5/12  – Locust Park Multiuse Path Pop-Up Demo – Sat, time TBA. Handouts for bicycle, pedestrian, and motor vehicle safety. Information tables, children’s helmet give away, food/beverages/ice cream truck, children’s bicycle raffle. Participants: Village of Colonie, Albany Bicycle Coalition, Albany County Department of Health, Parks & Trails NY, CDTC, CDTA, bicycle shop(s), Town of Colonie, bike rescue(s), NYSDOT, and Town of Colonie Police. Volunteers needed. Contact – gillivanjohn@gmail.com

 

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5/16 – Ride of Silence – Wed, 5/16/18 – Albany Riverfront Park/Row Center 6:00 and Capital Park 6:30. New sites at N. Pearl/Wilson Sts. and Washington Ave. Ext. (or 6-Mile Park) https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/

tumblr_mqkfe7XTrP1sw4w99o1_4005/18 – Bike to Work – Fri, 5/18 http://www.cdtcmpo.org/ Contact: aparikh@cdtcmpo.org

5/22 – Canal Clean Sweep/Earth Day – The NYS Canal Corporation and Parks & Trails New York host a day of spring cleaning on sections of the Canalway Trail, in canalside parks, and in other areas throughout the Canal corridor. https://www.ptny.org/events/canal-clean-sweep

5/31 – ABC Meeting – Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/

6/28 – ABC Meeting –  Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/

7/8-15 – Parks & Trails New York’s Cycle the Eptny Color-logo-transprie Canal 20th Annual Bike Tour – Covering between 40 and 60 miles per day, cyclists travel along the Erie Canalway Trail, which is now 80 percent complete and will, by 2020, be completed as part of the statewide 750-mile Empire State Trail. https://www.ptny.org/events/annual-bike-tour

7/26 – ABC Meeting – Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/

8/11 – Daily Grind-to-Daily Grind Sponsored Ride – 11th Annual – Sat, 8/11, 10 AM. Meet at the Albany Daily Grind Café, 204 Lark St. by 9:30-45 AM with departure at 10:00 AM. We will use the new Corning Riverfront Park Trail and the Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike Trail with photo ops at Albany, Watervliet, and Troy. The Daily Grind will offer a 50% rider discount at the Troy shop.

8/30 – ABC Meeting – Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/

9/22 – Collar City Ramble – Sat, 10-12 (TBA) – https://www.transporttroy.com/

9/23 – Upper Madison Street Fair – Sun, 9/23, 12 – 5 PM, Madison Ave. between West Lawrence and Allen St. with Madison Avenue Traffic Calming bicycle lane celebration. info@uppermadison.org

9/27 – ABC Meeting – Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/

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9/27-29 – New York State (Bicycle Coalition) Bike Summit – 9/27-29, Thr-Sat, Gideon Putnam Hotel, Saratoga Spa State Park, Saratoga Springs. Theme is Bike Education: “Beyond Rules of the Road.” NYBC will introduce education as a tool for empowering bicycle success among planners, policy-makers, advocates, and business owners. On-site tours, workshops, and panels. Events: 9/27, Thr – NYSERDA training and evening welcome events; Fri, 9/28 – Summit, mobile workshops in the community; and Sat, 9/29 – League Cycling Instructor refresher course. Registration now open: $50 through 4/30, $60 through 6/30, and $75 through 9/28. Go to – https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2018-new-york-state-bike-summit-tickets-43711105092?mc_cid=b9a654ebbf&mc_eid=92c82907b9 To request financial assistance, please email Summit@nybc.net.

10/25 – ABC Meeting – Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/

11/29 – ABC Meeting – Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/

12/17 – ABC Meeting – Thr, 7:00 PM, LaSalle School, George E. Hanner Center, 391 Western Ave., Albany https://albanybicyclecoalition.com/

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