Boston Bikes is Boston's city-wide initiative to encourage citizens and visitors to use bicycles for fun, exercise, and transportation.

Bike Week Festival & Bike Fridays

Join us on one Friday a month from April to August for a celebration of bikes. You can join a convoy or come over on your own.

You bring the bike love, and we & our supporters will bring you a festival with free food from Boloco, Iggy’s Bread of the World, Larabar, and Whole Foods.

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Women’s Bike Ride & Festival

On July 18th, 2015, Boston Bikes will host New England’s largest biking event for women. This year the event will celebrate active, healthy living, with fabulous food provided by some of the top women in Boston’s food business, like Jody Adams and Joanne Chang. Registration is just $25.00 ($35.00 if registering after 11:59 pm on 5/25). We invite our friends who don’t identify as women to join us as volunteers.
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Get Biking School Challenge

A competition to encourage more K-8 students to bike more during May, National Bike Month. Students and teachers are eligible to earn prizes by tracking how many minutes they ride each day. Prizes include the coveted Golden Pedal Award, free bike raffles, a bike field trip and more!

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Roll it Forward — Bikes Needed!

Roll it Forward collects and repairs used bicycles of all sizes before giving them out to low-income Boston residents. The program has gotten over 3,000 Boston residents out on bikes and is in need of more bicycle donations. Learn more.


We’re excited to be preparing for our 5th season of Hubway! Get a membership and other information about the system’s 1300+ bikes.

Boston residents are encouraged to consider our subsidized membership program.

Boston Bikes Women

The Women’s Program is a series of rides, clinics and events to encourage women to experience the joys and benefits of biking, and to build community among women who bike. We provide support for women of all skill levels — from the first-time rider to the seasoned urban commuter.

Driving with Bikes

The City of Boston is dedicated to making sure that everyone knows how to safely use the roads. As more and more cyclists take to the roads, we want to ensure all road users are up to date. Our job is to educate you about what you can do to keep yourself and others safe.

Think you know how to drive smart with bikes?

Click here to take our quiz!

Youth Cycling Program

One of our flagship programs, the Youth Cycling Program, educates thousands of Boston youth each year on bike safety and the joys of biking. Learn more. 

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