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From ride locations to event updates, stay tuned and up to date on the New York bike scene with the official blog of Bike New York.

Youth Ambassadors Earn Their Pedals

    On a frigid Saturday in March, Bike New York’s Recycle-A-Bicycle warehouse in Long Island City shop is buzzing with activity—10 middle school–aged youth from Sunnyside Community Services are beginning their Earn-A-Bike and TD Five Boro Bike Tour Youth Ambassador journeys. They’ve been selected from a larger group of students who participated in Bike New York’s Summer and After School programs, and their challenge is to build the bike they’ll ride in this year’s Tour.

Citi Bike to Bike Expo New York for only $3!

Citi Bike released this limited-time pass–ideal for getting to and from the Bike Expo quickly! A Single Ride is just $3 and includes one ride up to 30 minutes. Buy now in the Citi Bike app and get ready to ride to Bike Expo New York! GET YOUR PASS NOW Citi Bike Valet Service Added for #BikeExpoNY—while supplies last!  Pioneer St & Van Brunt St Friday, May 4: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM Saturday, May 5: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM The Pioneer St & Van Brunt St Citi Bike station will be staffed by a Citi Bike team member...

Next Stop, Red Hook: Your 2018 Bike Expo New York Visitor’s Guide

In case you haven’t heard, this week’s Bike Expo New York is in a new location: Pier 12 in Red Hook, Brooklyn. As far as NYC neighborhoods go, it may be off the radar for many of you… but it shouldn’t be! Red Hook is one of the coolest places to explore in the five boroughs. Get to know this overlooked New York gem and scope our picks for what to see, where to go, and what to eat while you’re in town for the Expo. Some Quick History Red Hook has come a long way from its humble and...