Summer Events

  1. National Bike Month in May
  2. Pride Picnic
  3. Bark in the Park
  4. Touch-a-Truck
  5. Art in the Park
  6. Carver Community Safety Event and Bike Rodeo

Bike Month LogoNational Bike Month in May

May is National Bike Month, promoted by the League of American Bicyclists and celebrated in communities around the United States. National Bike Month provides communities the chance to highlight the many benefits of bicycling — and encourage more residents to give biking a try.

Bike Month Activities

National Ride a Bike DayMay 1 
Bike and Roll to School DayMay 4
Bike to Work Week May 16-22
Bike to Work dayMay 20
Bike BingoMay 1-31
Carver Safety and Bike RodeoMay 21
Chaska Community Bike RideMay 24


Chaska Community Bike Ride

Tuesday, May 24th from 6-8:30 p.m.

Register for the Community Bike Ride!

This free, family-friendly ride will include an 8-mile loop, starting and ending at Lions Park. There will be one water stop, along with a pit stop at Athletic Park. Riders can turn around at any point if they do not wish to ride the entire route. Helmets required for all riders. Snacks, waters, and recreational activities provided at Lions Park after the ride.

Community Bike Ride Route Map

Printable Map (PDF)

Parking
Options for parking include the Lions Park Dog Park, parking lot, or Ravoux Road. There are no shuttle services.

Registration
This event is a free event, but registration is required. Register by Wednesday, May 18th at 10 a.m.

Sign up for the Community Bike Ride!

Don't have a bike?
Eastern Carver County School Community Education has sponsored a rentable bike fleet for this event. Medium to large bikes will be available at the event. Please register for the event to use one of the bikes for the ride.

Interested in volunteering for this event? View the available volunteer opportunities and sign-up for a time slot!  Questions or special requests please reach out to Alyssa Trumbower at 952-227-7742 or by email at atrumbower@chaskamn.com.

Bike Bingo

This activity is presented by the League of American Bicyclists. Download the Bike Bingo Card (PDF) to get started!

Share a picture of you and your completed card on social media and tag our Facebook or Instagram to win a prize.

Bike Bingo Card

Celebrate on Social Media

Follow the city on Facebook and @chaskaparksandrec on Instagram and use the hashtags #BikeThere and #ChaskaBikeMonth to let us know how you’re celebrating. Tag us in a photo of your favorite trail and tell us why you love to bike.

Sidewalk, Trail, and Driveway Chalk Art

Add color to places you love biking by creating your own chalk art on the sidewalks, trails, or your driveway. Post photos on social media and tag us to share inspiration with your community. Remember to use the #ChaskaBikeMonth too!


National Bike Month in May Photo