April 2012 Is Bike Month

Posted by Artur Ciesielski on Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 3:01pm.

April is looking to be a great month, more so since it's Bike Month - a month of great weather and many events to engage cyclists of all ages, but from the looks of things, all the people riding the streets, it's always bike month. Check out what's happening below by clicking on the title of the event.

Upcoming Events

March 31st

Safe Kids East Valley Bike Rodeo

Cardon Children’s Medical Center
1400 S. Dobson Rd., Mesa. 
9:00 a.m. to Noon
Bring your kids along with bike or scooter to practice safety… 

March 31st

Chandler Century Ride And Expo

Chandler Tumbleweed Park
2100 S. Hamilton St., Chandler
6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
39 or 65 mile rides, 6:30 a.m. (fee)
7.4 mile ride… 

April 1st

7th Annual Scottsdale Cycle The Arts

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art
7374 E. 2nd St., Scottsdale
9:00 a.m. - Noon
Registration: 8:30 a.m.
3- or 10-mile ride, art tour, bike… 

April 7th

REI Used Bike Drive

REI Stores
Tempe: 1405 W. Southern Ave.
Paradise Valley Mall: 12634 N. Paradise Village Pkwy.
Donate your used bikes and bike parts.… 

April 14th

Great Arizona Bicycle Festival

Downtown Mesa
101 W. Main St. 
6:15 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
El Tour De Mesa Ride - 6:15 a.m.
Mesa Ciclovia Ride -… 

April 14th

Peoria Pioneer Days Family Bike Ride

Old Town Peoria
83rd Ave./Cinnabar St., Peoria 
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Registration: 9:30 a.m.
6-mile police-escorted ride, Pioneer Days Parade, picnic.

April 15th

Glendale Family Bike Ride

Sahuaro Ranch Park
9802 N. 59th Ave., Glendale 
8 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Registration: 7 a.m.
6- or 15-mile ride, free t-shirts to… 

April 18th

Valley Bike To Work & School Day

Click here for an event near you.

April 21st

Bicycle Summit Of Phoenix

Burton Barr Library
1221 N Central Avenue, Phoenix
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Planning session for new bicycle lanes and routes in Phoenix.

Aprill 22nd

Valley Metro Great Bike Chase & Game

Chase Field
401 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix
10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
AZ Diamondbacks vs. ATL Braves
Game 1:10 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

April 28th

Arizona Bicycle Club Desert Classic

Oggi’s Pizza & Brewery | 6681 W. Beardsley Rd., Glendale
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Registration: 6:30 a.m.
31-, 50-, 62- and 100-mile rides. Cost:…


Written by: Artur Ciesielski | tel. 602.492.8004 | e-mail: artur@inphoenix.com

Artur is a Realtor and partner with inPhoenix Realty Group of HomeSmart Elite Group and Absolute Exhilaration and an aspiring flaneur. View my personal site for other writings and photos: The Rational Flaneur.

Currently he's in Phoenix or elsewhere when time allows, which is rarely, but that is going to change. You can find him running up miles on his car listening to NPR, cycling the urban Phoenix, in the office on Central or working at one of the many coffee bars in Urban Phoenix.

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