2014 Schedule of Events

Are you ready for a week full of fun for the whole family? Then check out all the exciting events that make up Bike to Work Week 2014!  Follow links below for more details on select events. Now get on your bike and come join us!

  • Please wear a helmet
  • All events rain or shine
All of May
  • Weekly Bike Trains
    • State Road Elementary School
May 5 – 9
  • Bike To School Challenge
Friday, May 9
  • Bike Repair Cafe at Cameron Park Farmer’s Market
    • 04:00 PM – 08:00 PM
Saturday, May 10
  • Vintage Ride led by Matthew Christen
    • 04:00 PM meet at Wine Guyz
    • Break out those old single, 3, 10 or 12 speed bikes
Saturday, May 10 – Friday, May 16
  • Rex Root via Flickr CC

    Bike to Coffee – Bike to local coffee shops on your way to work, show your helmet and get a free cup of coffee.  Participating coffee shops include:

    • Bean Juice Coffee Roasters
    1014 19th Street S, La Crosse

    • Borgen’s
    109 S Main St, Westby
    Free coffee with food purchase

    • Cabin Coffee
    401 Jay Street, La Crosse

    • Ground Up
    1217 Caledonia Street, La Crosse

    • Grounded Specialty Coffee
    308 Main Street, La Crosse

    • Gundersen Health System ”1900 Perk Ave.”
    1900 South Ave, La Crosse

    • Java Vino
    1505 Losey Blvd S, La Crosse

    • Jules Coffee House
    327 Pearl Street, La Crosse

    • Mary Cody’s Restaurant and Maggie’s Lounge
    205 Main Street  Onalaska

    • McCaffrey’s Coffee
    1808 State St, La Crosse

    • Moka (both locations)
    1814 Ward Avenue, La Crosse
    123 West Ave North, La Crosse

    • Peoples Food Co-op
    315 5th Avenue S, La Crosse

    • River Rock Coffee
    322 Front Street S, La Crosse

    • Root Note
    115 4th St S, La Crosse
    Free house coffee if you bring your own mug

Saturday, May 10 to Sunday, May 11
  • Bike To Coffee
  • Bike to Worship –  Bike to Worship in La Crosse, Onalaska and surrounding communities – compete for the Bike to Worship “Coveted” Golden Helmet Award. Door prize drawings for participants.
Sunday, May 11
  • “Mother of All Bike Rides” led by Julie and Rick Diermeier
    • 09:00 AM start at Riverside Park, International Gardens in La Crosse
    • Trail ride on Three Rivers and Great River Trail up to River Trail Cycle in Onalaska for light breakfast and then back to Riverside Park
Monday, May 12
  • Bike To Coffee
  • Onalaska Group Ride – Blue Heron Bicycle ride led by Kevin Miller
    • Bike Lane Loop
    • 06:00 PM meet at Blue Heron Bicycle in Onalaska
  • La Crescent Group Ride – Bicycle ride led by Brian McCarty, Lew Plummer and crew
    • Old Hickory Park to Kistler Park
    • 06:30 PM meet at Old Hickory Park in La Crescent, MN
Tuesday, May 13
  • Bike To Coffee
  • Breakfast at the YMCA – bike education materials from the Bike Fed, and free water bottles while they last
    • Onalaska YMCA
    • 06:30 AM – 08:00 AM
  • Bike decorating and bike parade led by Ed West
    • South Branch La Crosse Library
    • 04:00 PM
    • Children must wear helmets!
Wednesday, May 14
  • Bike To Coffee
  • Breakfast at the YMCA – bike education materials from the Bike Fed, and free water bottles while they last
    • La Crosse YMCA
    • 06:30 AM – 08:00 AM
Thursday, May 15
  • Bike To Coffee
  • Tour de Java – Group Ride led by Michael Barreyro
    • 06:00 AM meet at Moka
    • Ride to several coffee houses in La Crosse – stops and time still to be determined
    • 08:45 AM ends at River Rocks
  • Group Ride – Ride with the La Crosse Police Family Ride
    • Bike decorating
    • 06:00 PM meet at Cameron Park
  • Go By Bike Class
    • Ages 18+
    • 06:30 PM at La Crosse YMCA
Friday, May 16
  • Bike To Coffee
  • BTWW Closing Celebration- Cameron Park – 5-7pm
    • 05:00 PM – 07:00 PM at Cameron Park
    • “Coveted” Golden Helmet Awards presented at 06:00 PM
    • Smoothies  & organic fruit
    • Music by Grand Picnic
    • Biking Door Prizes must be present to win
Saturday, May 17
  • Syttende Mai Bicycle Tour, Westby, WI
    • 08:00 AM – 09:00 AM Start Time
    • A tour through beautiful coulees.  Click the link for additional information.
  • Family Bike Class at Onalaska YMCA sponsored by the Bicycle Federation of WI
    • Ages 9+ with parent
    • 10:00 AM
Sunday, May 18
  • Apple Blossom Bike Tour, La Crescent
Saturday, May 31
  • Family Bike Class at La Crosse YMCA sponsored by the Bicycle Federation of WI
    • Ages 9+ with parent
    • 10:00 AM
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