March is Bicycle Month in Florida and here in Tampa Bay there are some fun events thanks to the Tampa BayCycle program. All month:
Log your Miles Commute Challenge Contest.
Words for Wheels bike giveaway contest submissions (due 3/22)
Friends of Cycling/BayCycle Ambassador membership
Half price guided group rides (www.citybiketampa.com)
Discounts at CityBike Tampa (www.citybiketampa.com)
Free use of locker/shower at Downtown YMCA branches
Tuesday 3/2: Free tickets to Lightning game for those arriving via bicycle, sponsored by the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Thursday 3/4: Street Skills workshop (brown bag, lunchtime), sponsored by Sprinkle Consulting. RSVP to Karen Kress.
Friday 3/5: Bike to Work Day
Saturday 3/13: Hands on bike skills training, sponsored by www.citybiketampa.com;
RSVP to Karen Kress
Thursday 3/25: Downtown Pub Crawl, CityBike Tampa
Friday 3/26: Bike to Work Day, Bicycle celebration at the Tampa Downtown Market
Saturday 3/27: Tampa Twilight Criterium and ECO.Festival -- events include:
-- Words for Wheels essay contest winner announced
-- bike safety rodeo
-- helmet giveaways
-- community cycling parade
-- guided bike rides