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Bike to Work Day

Friday, May 21, 2021

Hop on a bike and ride with us this Bike to Work Day (BTWD) whether you’re working at home or commuting to the office. Join people all over the region in celebrating this fun, healthy, and sustainable activity.

This free event is open to everyone. Arlington will have seven pit stops and BikeArlington will host three pit stops in {Rosslyn, Ballston, and on Columbia Pike}. Pre-register for a convenient pit stop and be sure to pick up your Bike to Work Day t-shirt on the big day.

When registering, find your preferred pit stop by searching “VA” in the text field.

Share your photos on Twitter and Instagram with #BTWD2021.

Covid-19 Safety Guidelines

When registering, you must select a check-in time. Please arrive to your chosen pit stop at the time you selected. Participants should only attend one pit stop, to collect a t-shirt.

In compliance with the Centers for Disease Controlled Prevention (CDC) guidelines, all participants must wear masks properly covering their nose and mouth. This will be strictly enforced. Masks should not be removed while in the pit stop area. This includes removal for eating and/or drinking.
T-shirts are available on a first come, first served basis. The event is rain or shine and subject to additional social distancing guidelines.

Gateway Park
1300 Lee Highway
6:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Hosted by BikeArlington

Penrose Square
2503 Columbia Pike
7:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Hosted by BikeArlington and Arlington Transportation Partners

Spokes Etc.
3924 Wilson Blvd
6:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Hosted by BikeArlington and Spokes Etc

Crystal City Water Park
1750 Crystal Drive
7:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Hosted by the National Landing BID

Herbert R. Temple Jr. Army National Guard Readiness Center
111 S George Mason
6:30 – 10:30 a.m.

Hosted by Herbert R. Temple Jr. Army National Guard Readiness Center (TARC)

Lee Highway Shopping Center at the corner of Lee Highway and Spout Run Parkway (Giant/Big Wheel Bikes/ Italian Store)
3:00-6:00 p.m.

Hosted by the Lee Highway Alliance

Gateway Park
Time: 3:00-7:00 p.m.

Mount Vernon Trail
George Washington Memorial Parkway (north of Ronald Reagan Airport)
4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Hosted by National Parks Service

Plan your Route

Here are a few resources to help you bike in and around Arlington with confidence.

Request a Bike Route

Download Bike Map

Download Comfort Map

Register to Participate

Pit stops are set up all across the region, including seven in Arlington. Pre register for the nearest pit stop so you will be sure to pick up your free t-shirt. Please arrive during your selected time at your chosen pit stop. Participants this year should only attend one pit stop.

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