This year’s celebration of all things cycling is packed with events and activities for riders at all levels, from folks who’ve never biked, to those loving the city’s vibrant cycling community.
And it's all packed into what is arguably Atlanta’s best month for cycling. (October-! Not too cold! And–finally–not too hot!) Biketober’s mission is simple: to get folks out on bikes to experience the city we love on two wheels. So, grab your bikes and helmets, and join us for a month of pedal-powered adventures.
Photo credit: Mianca Woodall
Learn how to ride!
Our True Beginners class, for adults and children who have never been on a bike, is the perfect place to kick-start or refresh your cycling journey. Get ready to learn, ride, and make new friends! Upcoming dates:
- October 9th, 6-8 p.m. at The Home Depot Backyard. Sign up
- Every Thursday in October at the Washington Park Natatorium. Sign up
Be a pothole detective! Compete for glory!
Grab some friends and join us Saturday, October 14th from 2-4 p.m. at Arts Center MARTA Station as Propel ATL teams up with @AtlantaBikeGrid for “I Spy a Hazard!” Come comb nearby streets for potholes, debris-clogged bike lanes, and mis-parked cars while having a blast! Sign up
Keep on Pedaling – Buckhead Bike Social
Livable Buckhead celebrates Biketober on Wednesday, October 18th with this annual event at its 3350 Peachtree greenspace. Includes a Lime e-bike demonstration and helmet giveaway, a bike fix-it station, and insights on local bike amenities. Learn more
Learn to navigate city streets on two wheels.
Sign up for our City Cycling event at Atlanta Streets Alive on October 22nd to learn how to tackle busy streets with confidence and discover the joys of cycling in an urban environment. Sign up
See you on the streets!
Then, during National Week Without Driving October 2-8, ask yourself: what if riding your bike (or taking the bus, walking to work, or asking for rides) weren’t a choice you could make, but a necessity?