Bike to Work Week 2021
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!
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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
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.
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
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.
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!
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.
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