Shifting Gears Program – Fresh Thyme Markets – Bikes Needed

Shifting Gears Program – Fresh Thyme Markets – Bikes Needed

The Shifting Gears program takes in used bikes, refurbishes them, and places them throughout Indiana. In 2015, more than 200 bicycles have been distributed to people in need, but the demand exceeds the supply of bicycles. There are currently 420 ...


24 Hours of Booty Indianapolis – Ride to Fight Cancer, June 26-27, 2015

24 Hours of Booty is back for a fourth year in Indianapolis!  Our event HQ, also known as “Bootyville” will be held at Butler University and the 3.5-mile Booty Loop runs through Butler Tarkington Neighborhood.  The event ...


Zionsville Bike Challenge – May 18-June 28, 2015

Four bicycle challenges for bicycle riders (and bicycle riding families!) at all skill levels, sponored by Zionsville Parks & Recreation. Family Fun – Goal 90 Minutes a week Beginner – Goal 200 miles in 6 weeks Intermediate ...


B&O Bicycle Tour, June 6, 2015

The 23rd Annual B&O Bicycle Tour winds its way through Hendricks Count, Indiana, crossing the future B&O Trail several times.  You can choose from 10, 25, 45 or 62-mile loops.  After the ride, stik around for lunch and live ...


Indianapolis Mayor’s Ride, June 6, 2015

Ride with Mayor Ballard on the 7th Mayor's Bike Ride – he's hoping for a large crowd on his last Mayor's Bike Ride as Mayor of Indianapolis. Date & Time: Saturday, June 6, 2015 Location: Indy Bike Hub YMCA 224 E. Market ...


Your Bicycle: Bike to the Ballpark by Rick Rosales

Popcorn. Hot dogs. Sunshine. FRESH • LOCAL • BEER. And bicycles. Opening Day around the country carries special meaning but for me it’s all about community. It’s about the Mayor bringing neighbors together to support Sun ...


Latest Newsletter – Bike To Work Day, Indy Bike Month Events and more

If you do not receive the Bicycle Garage Indy email newsletter, you can read the latest one here: Here are some of the useful items from the latest edition: Indianapolis Bike To Work Day is Friday May 15 (and a ...


Fat & Skinny Tire Fest May 15-17, 2015

Our ode to celebrating bicycling and community, FAT & SKINNY TIRE FEST 12 (#FSTF12) coincides with National Bike-to-Work Day as the ride & roll festivities take place May 15-17, 2015. There’s plenty of opportunities to join us on ...


Action Items: Surveys and Volunteer

Surveys and Volunteer Opportunities: Indy Parks Master Plan Survey Provide your input at the online Indy Parks Master Plan Survey – if you want to see more mountain bike trails and greenways in Indy Parks, NOW is the time to make your ...


Three bags for the road – to work – from Arkel

Daily bike commuting is just as demanding on your gear as bike touring, even though the miles may be shorter. I have ridden thousands miles of both touring and commuting, in all kinds of weather, and have come to rely on different bags for each. ...