Weekend Event Guide

Welcome to our Weekend Event Guide archives. This column runs on the Front Page every Thursday afternoon and gives you the essential rundown of the best bike events happening in the Portland region.

Special thanks to Hopworks Urban Brewery for their sponsorship of this column. Their support is what makes this possible!

Weekend Event Guide: Surly Day, Harvest Century, Sunday Parkways, and more

Avatar by on September 19th, 2019 at 9:02 am

Portlanders love their Surlys. The company is in town this weekend and wants to party with you.
(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland)

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Weekend Event Guide: Crater Lake carfree, Tracklocross, bike town hall, and more

Avatar by on September 12th, 2019 at 7:18 am

This could be you. Crater Lake’s legendary Rim Drive will be carfree on Saturday!
(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland)

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Weekend Event Guide: Save Alpenrose, critical mass for the climate, Bike Beaverton, and more

Avatar by on September 5th, 2019 at 8:21 am

Kids launch at the start of a Cyclocross Crusade race at Alpenrose in 2008.
(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland)


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Weekend Event Guide: Cyclocross returns, architecture tour, Tour de Lab, and more

Avatar by on August 29th, 2019 at 10:28 am

Will you ride or run up the infamous hill on the David Douglas course?
(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland)

Tour de Lab

The big event is Sunday! Get registered, don your doggy ears and get ready for a good time.

Don’t let this drabble of liquid sunshine fool you. There’s a lot of sun left in the season and a lot of fun to be had on two wheels.

If you’re a cyclocross fan you should be doubly excited: Not only does the season kick off on Saturday but these rains might make the course much more interesting.

Check out our selection of the best local rides and events below…
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Weekend Event Guide: Giro PDX, Trolley Trail Fest, Cross Kickoff, Sunday Parkways and more

Avatar by on August 22nd, 2019 at 8:11 am

Do Sunday Parkways and experience downtown Portland at its full potential.
(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland)

Sponsored by Western Bike Works.

Don’t let this smattering of rain fool you, there’s still summer to be had. The weather looks perfect for riding this weekend and we’ve a ton of great suggestions (including a bonus pick that happens tonight!).

Have fun out there and remember to use the comments to shout-out any other events you think we should know about.

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Weekend Event Guide: Portland Century, women’s ride, repair workshop, and more

Avatar by on August 15th, 2019 at 10:47 am

The therapy you need.
(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland)

The weekend is nigh. If you’ve been itching to get out in this summer weather, the forecast looks excellent for a bike adventure or two.
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Weekend Event Guide: Bridge Pedal, Chrome sale, goldsprints, and more

Avatar by on August 8th, 2019 at 11:45 am

A chance to take over the city awaits you at Bridge Pedal.
(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland)

The weekend is right around the corner. Check out our selection of rides and events below…

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Weekend Event Guide: Historic Highway, criterium, Rough Stuff Ramble and more

Avatar by on August 1st, 2019 at 8:41 am

The path on 17th Avenue makes a very fine connection between Portland and Milwaukie.
(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland)

The weekend is right around the corner and we’ve got a few ride suggestions for you.

Just imagine, you could have never explored Milwaukie (a great city just south of us) or the Columbia River Gorge before this weekend — and by Monday you’ll be an experienced veteran.

Check out this week’s menu of rides and events below. And have a great time out there…

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Weekend Event Guide: E.T., OUCH, RACC, AVC and more

Avatar by on July 25th, 2019 at 11:14 am

The Gorge looked fine as ever last weekend.
(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland)

Grab these summer days and squeeze real hard because you never know how long they’ll last. And another thing… it’s going to be hot this weekend so plan accordingly (as in remember the water and sunscreen!).

Check out this week’s menu of ride and event suggestions below…

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Weekend Event Guide: Gorge Pedal, Sunday Parkways, Bikes for Humanity and more

Avatar by on July 18th, 2019 at 9:54 am

A summer state of mind for sure.
(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland)

The weekend is almost upon us and the weather looks downright delightful (although it could be a bit on the hot side, so prepare accordingly).

Check out our ride and event selections below…
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