2023 EVENTS April 29 Bike/Walk to the Earth Day Festival May 3 Bike/Walk to School Day May 6Bike/Walk to Town Day and Bike Expo May 15 - 21 National Bike to Work Week
Saturday, April 29 - Earth Day Festival
Enter to earn a prize by traveling carbon-free to the Earth Day Festival, 10am-1pm at the corner of Concord Road and Lorimer Road (adjacent to the town green/119 S. Main St.). Join us for a day of music, food, fun, prizes, and educational activities! For details visit www.townofdavidson.org/earthday
Wednesday, May 3 - Bike/Walk to School Day
Davidson school children will join families from around the country to participate in National Bike to School Day. Parents can contact their child's school to see what is being planned. Volunteers are needed to make this a fun and safe event. For details visit: https://www.townofdavidson.org/1432/Bike-Walk-to-School
Come enjoy the Lake Norman Bike Expo, May 6 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., that will be held on the Davidson town green in conjunction with Town Day (10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.). Area bike shops will have bikes to demo, including Pedego Electric Bikes Lake Norman e-bike shop (and rentals), and advocacy nonprofit groups will be in attendance! Town of Cornelius staff will share information about their Heads Up safety campaign and greenway maps. Town of Davidson police and staff will share greenway maps and Vision Zero program information. Join the guided greenway ride (10 miles) starting at 10:30 a.m. Anyone age 14 -17 must be accompanied by an adult. Bring the whole family for the Family Bike Ride at 11:00 a.m. The event is free.
There is no registration needed for the community or family ride, but we ask that you arrive at least 15 minutes early to join the ride. A bike helmet is required. If you are unable to afford a bike helmet for yourself or your child, we may be able to help. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Davidson Mobility Plan - a Comprehensive Transportation Plan (CTP) which evaluates Davidson’s transportation infrastructure, including cars, bikes, and pedestrians- was adopted by the town board on August 27, 2019. You can learn more at www.davidsonmobilityplan.com
A special thank you to our Bike Expo Planning Committee, including our local bike shops and nonprofit organizations: Spirited Cyclist, Cycle Path, Pedego E-Bike Shop, Town of Cornelius, Town of Davidson Police and Vision Zero Committee, SAFE LKN, Neighborhood C.A.R.E Center Earn-a-Bike Program, and Safe Routes to School Mecklenburg County. We look forward to celebrating Bike Month every year and enjoying the outdoors everyday!