Find your local Bike Happy Hour

Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 5:00pm

After your Bike to Work Day commute, don’t forget to celebrate!

Visit one of the ten (that’s right, ten!) happy hours around the East Bay. These fun community events are great for all ages – join us to celebrate another great Bike to Work Day.

Berkeley – Sports Basement

2727 Milvia St, Berkeley, 5:30-8:30pm
Sports Basement and Bike East Bay are hosting a street party featuring Rock the Bike, food trucks and tasty New Belgium beer. Everyone who joins Bike East Bay gets a free drink, and Sports Basement is offering discounts on gear during the party.

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Concord – Todos Santos Plaza

Bike Concord celebrates all things bikes at Todos Santos Plaza, just blocks away from the Concord BART station.

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Oakland – MLK Cafe

3860 M.L.K. Jr Way, Oakland, 5:00-9:00pm
Join Walk Oakland Bike Oakland for a party celebrating the opening of a new parklet in front of MLK Cafe.

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Oakland – 19th St Bike Station

1775 Broadway, Oakland, 5:00-8:00pm
Do you BART to downtown Oakland? Park your bike at 19th St Bike Station and join staff for complimentary brews and bites in the evening.

Oakland – Ale Industries

3096 E 10th St, Oakland, 4:00-9:00pm
Stop by this local independent brewery right by Fruitvale BART and get a free beer for arriving by bike. Live music and food also available.

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Alameda – Speisekammer Restaurant

2424 Lincoln Ave, Alameda, 5:30-7:30pm
Bike Walk Alameda celebrates BTWD at this classic German beer garden with one free drink per attendee.

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Castro Valley – Endless Cycles

20825 Nunes Ave, Castro Valley, 4:00-8:00pm
Endless Cycles and The Cherry City Cyclists team up for Castro Valley’s first bike happy hour. Come for music, food and drink, discounts, children’s activities and raffles plus meet friends from Bike Walk San Leandro and Bike Walk CV.

Pleasanton – New Leaf Community Markets

3550 Bernal Ave, Suite 105 Pleasanton, 4:00-7:00pm

Unwind from work and school, park your bikes at the free bike corral and refuel with free energy-boosting refreshments provided by New Leaf Community Market. Enjoy the sounds of Max Cruise band sponsored by Hacienda, prize wheel, gift basket drawing, and activities provided by New Leaf’s cycling-loving community business partners. Livermore-Pleasanton firefighters will be grilling chicken hot dogs donated by Smart Chicken for sale with chips and beverage for $5. All proceeds will be donated to the Livermore-Pleasanton Firefighters Foundation, a nonprofit that supports injured and fallen firefighters, police, EMS personnel and their families, as well as other charitable Tri-Valley organizations. Come join the fun at this FREE community event!

Richmond – Rich City Rides Community Shop

1500 Macdonald Ave, Richmond, 5:00-9:00pm
Join Rich City Rides at their Bike Skate Collective Shop for an end of day celebration and bike-in movie. Refreshments will be provided.

Amtrak Capitol Corridor

All aboard for our first “in transit” Bike Happy Hour! Board Sacramento-bound train 542 or San Jose-bound train 543 and make your way to the Cafe Car for giveaways, complimentary food, and discounted drinks.


Return to our Bike to Work Day page to find out about energizer station locations and daytime activities.