Bike to Work Week 2021

2021 Bike to Work Week Logo

 Anoka County Bike to Work Week 

June 14 - 18, 2021

Celebrate our annual Bike to Work Week Celebration Monday, June 14 through Friday, June 18. Take pledge to bike to work or if you're working from home, the amount of miles you'd normally bike to work. We'll be hosting a variety of bike oriented events throughout the week so you won't want to miss this!

Please Note - The first 200 registrants will receive a FREE goodie bag and t-shirt. 

We're giving away a paddleboard and bicycle as the grand prizes!

Register Here

Anoka Hennepin Registration Here

City of Fridley Registration Here 

Go for a solo bike ride

We encourage participants to either bike to work or map out what a route would look like to work and try to bike those miles. We can help you route out a safe trip to work. 

Share your experience on social media using the #AnokaCountyBikeWeek

Any employer or community partner that would like to participate will receive a free bike rack & complimentary breakfast for all employees.  

Event Schedule 2021

Monday, June 14

Bike Bingo & Bike Goodie Bags

Bike Goodie Bag Distribution 

Everyone who registers for Bike to Work Week will have the opportunity to pick up their goodie bag and t-shirt at the Anoka Counyt Transportation Division from 8 am to 4:30 pm. Address is 1440 Bunker Lake Blvd. NW, Andover, MN 55304

Bike Bingo 

Participate in a virtual bike bingo challenge. Take photos of each of the items on your bingo card and send them into staff by email at commute-solutions@co.anoka.mn.us or use the hashtag on your Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram #AnokaCountyBikeWeek.

20 lucky winners will get a FREE $20 gift certificate. You must register for Bike to Work Week in order to be eligible for this challenge. As of now, the deadline to submit photos for bike bingo is Friday, June 18. Bike Bingo PDF

Tuesday, June 15

FREE 

Bike Paint Night at Rum River Art Center Starting at 6 pm

Goodie Bag Pick Up from 5 - 6:30 pm

Bike Paint Night at Rum River Art Center- 

NEW! This year, we are offering an opportunity to register for a FREE Bike Paint Night at Rum River Art Center. (2665 4th Ave #103, Anoka, MN 55303). Paint a photo of a bike to commemorate Bike to Work Week 2021. Plus we'll paint a donated bicycle to symbolize the Anoka County Biking Community. You MUST register for Bike to Work Week in order to qualify for this unique opportunity. 

LIMIT 20 PARTICIPANTS.

Register Here

Bike to Work Week Goodie Bag Pick Up at Rum River Art Center from 5 pm to 6:30 PM

Wednesday, June 16

Bicycle Webinar hosted by BikeMN from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Webinar Wednesday 

Login to BikeMN's (a local bicycle advocacy group) monthly webinar which focuses on Minnesota Bike Walk Leadership Network. This is a great way to learn from the experts how to push for a safer community with both biking and walking around Minnesota. Attendees who register through Anoka County will receive a FREE restaurant voucher. 

Register Here

Group Bike Ride and Bike Safety Checks at Aikin Park in Anoka

Free Dinner & Group Bike Ride 

Join us for a group bike ride and bike safety checks. We'll be going for a 45 minute long bike ride starting at 5 pm. We'll also provide FREE Dinner starting at 4:15 pm. Food available on a first come, first serve basis. You'll have the opportunity to pick up your t-shirt and goodie bag here as well. 

Bike Safety Check from 6 to 8 pm by Ramsey Bicycle 

Get a free bike safety check from a bike expert from Ramsey Bicycle shop located off of Highway 10 in Ramsey. They'll make sure everything on your bike is running smoothly. 

Thursday, June 17

Bicycle Trivia Night

Zoom Bike Trivia Night - Join us for a virtual bike trivia night on Thursday, June 17 from 7 - 8 pm. Grand Prize Winner receives a $250 gift card to a local bike shop. Once you are registered, you will receive information for the registration!

Register Here

Friday, June 18

Bike to Work Day

Staff will be on site at the Anoka County Government Center with FREE coffee and snacks for everyone who bikes in from 7 am to 9 am. 

 

Anoka County Bike Map

 Do you have Anoka County's bike map?  Download it here, or request a copy via email at meghan.mathson@co.anoka.mn.us or calling 763-324-3240.

More Map Links

Bunker Hills Regional Park Summer Map

Bunker Hills Regional Park Winter Map

Bike to Work Day Photos