Community Events

We love being out in the community encouraging and celebrating biking! Join us for some great cycling tips, resources, and comradery! See our event listing below for Let’s Bike Month programming as well as community events hosted by various Ottawa cycling groups and organizations.

Are you hosting a cycling event during Let’s Bike Month? Contact us so we can add it to our list!

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“Pass the Torch” Series: Learn to Group Ride Basics with Common Empire
Experimental Farm, 88 Maple Dr.
Wednesday, June 5
Wednesday, June 12
6:30 p.m.
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Evening Community Ride with Queer Bike Club Ottawa
Wednesday, May 29
7:00 p.m.
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Vanier Vélo Fest
Saturday, June 1
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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World Bicycle Day at the Polish Embassy
Flora Footbridge
Saturday, June 3
11:00 a.m.
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Vanier Bike Ride with Vélo Vanier
Centre des Service Communautaires de Vanier, 290 Dupuis St
Wednesday, June 5
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
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Glow Ride with Bekane Cycles and Ottawa Free Fitness
National Gallery of Canada, 380 Sussex Drive
Saturday, June 8
8:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
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Stittsville Community Bike Ride with Councillor Glen Gower
Village Square Park, 6000 Abbott St E
Sunday, June 9
9:00 a.m.
Learn more | Free

Cargo Bikes and Movie: MOTHERLOAD with Old Ottawa South Community Association and For Our Kids Ottawa/Gatineau
The Mayfair Theatre, 1074 Bank St
Sunday, June 9
11:30 a.m.
Learn more | Donations accepted

Cycle Track with Vélo Vanier
Centre des Service Communautaires de Vanier, 290 Dupuis St
Wednesday, June 12
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
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Father’s Day Family and Friends Group Bike Ride
Sir George-Etienne Parkway
Saturday, June 15
10:00 a.m.
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Aviation Museum Bike Ride with Vélo Vanier
Centre des Service Communautaires de Vanier, 290 Dupuis St
Wednesday, June 19
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
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Bike Maintenance Workshop with Retro-Rides.ca
79 Sparks St.
Sunday, June 23
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Bikes & Bites: Let’s Bike Month Community Celebration
Horticulture Building, Lansdowne Park, 1525 Princess Patricia Way
Wednesday, June 26
5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Tune-up with Vélo Vanier
Centre des Service Communautaires de Vanier, 290 Dupuis St
Wednesday, June 26
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
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Lac Leamy Bike Ride with Vélo Vanier
Centre des Service Communautaires de Vanier, 290 Dupuis St
Wednesday, July 3
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
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Bike Rodeo for kids 5-12 with Vélo Vanier
Centre des Service Communautaires de Vanier, 290 Dupuis St
Wednesday, July 10
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
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Bridge Bike Ride with Vélo Vanier
Centre des Service Communautaires de Vanier, 290 Dupuis St
Wednesday, July 17
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
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Bike Rodeo for Women with Vélo Vanier
Centre des Service Communautaires de Vanier, 290 Dupuis St
Wednesday, July 24
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
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Wednesday Rides
Bushtukah Orleans, 2016 Tenth Line Rd Unit 1
Wednesdays
6:00 p.m.

Rise + Ride with Common Empire
Canadian War Museum, 1 Vimy Pl
Fridays
6:00 a.m.
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Ottawa Bike Polo with Mallets of Mayhem
EV Tremblay Park, 108 Beech Street
Thursdays, 6 p.m.
Sundays, 3 p.m.
Learn more | Free

Ride for Heart
June
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The Great Cycle Challenge
August
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Let’s Bike Month 2024 is just around the corner!