The 7th Annual Kalamazoo Bike Week was a success. The weather was generally good and attendance at the events was great.  Thank you to all event organizers, volunteers and attendees - we had great fun.

Planning for Bike Week 2019 (May 11-18) began in June 2018 -- and more than ever, will encompass events across Kalamazoo County.  If you want to share an idea, help plan, make an announcement or organize an event during Bike Week, please contact Paul Selden at info@bikefriendlykalamazoo.org.

The last public planning meeting in 2018 is scheduled for October 25, 2018, 4-5pm at the Portage District Library (Austin Lake Room), 300 Library Lane, Portage MI 49002.  If necessary, we will also meet as a group in 2019, with dates yet to be determined. After that most of the planning and implementation of the great ideas we surfaced throughout our meetings held during the summer and fall of 2018 will be in the hands of our wonderful individual event organizers. We may be able to accommodate additional events and announcements up to about four weeks before Bike Week begins.

Please watch this page for additional updates.

Click here for the most recent list of new ideas for Bike Week 2019 (just waiting to be matched with organizers & volunteers!), plus a contact directory (to be expanded over time). Click here to see the agenda summary for our most recent planning session.

Have a safe and fun riding season.  Hope to see you out there! 

 

 



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Cycling Savvy - Truth and Techniques of Traffic Cycling

  • Bells Eccentric Cafe 355 East Kalamazoo Avenue Kalamazoo, MI, 49007 United States (map)

Sponsored by Bells - Cycling Savvy is a guided discussion using videos and animated demonstrations that will familiarize participants with bicycle-specific laws, traffic dynamics, and problem-solving strategies.  You'll learn the basic rules, rights, crash causes, and avoidance techniques.  Participants leave with knowledge, tools and confidence necessary to navigate traffic, assess road configurations, and safely share the road. 

All ages are welcomed accompanied by an adult.  Recommended for teens and up.

Come to Bells Eccentric Café on Sunday May 21st from Noon-3 pm.  Doors open at 11 am.  Free tickets are available through ticketweb.com or bellsbeer.com

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