Bike to Work Day 2018 - Employer Guide

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 7:00am

Get your workplace ready for Bike to Work Day!

Be a part of Bike to Work Day, the East Bay’s biggest day for bicycling! On Thursday, May 10, 2018, and throughout Bike Month this May, hundreds of thousands of people will pedal in celebration of bicycling as a fun, sustainable and healthy way to get to work. Check out how your business could get engaged with your employees and communities. We hope you join us! 

Sponsor Bike To Work Day!

Bike To Work Day is a great opportunity to promote your business to East Bay communities. As a sponsor, you’ll be able to reach hundreds of thousands in print, online, at events, and on the street. Your support fuels our work to make East Bay communities an attractive and welcoming place to live, work and play. 

To become a sponsor, please fill out this sponsorship form by Friday, February 16, 2018. Learn more about BTWD sponsor benefits here

Become a Business Member by April 13

Is your company bicycle friendly? Are your team members love to bike to work? Join us as a Business Member by April 13 and get listed on our East Bay Express Bike To Work Day Guide distributed to 186,000 readers throughout the region!

As a Business Member, your business will stand out as a bike-friendly workplace that supports Bike East Bay’s mission to make the East Bay a great place to live, work, and ride a bike. Check out all the perks Bike East Bay provides to business to make your workplace more bicycle-friendly. 

Request an employer toolkit

Inspire your employees on Bike to Work Day. Request a Bike to Work Day employer toolkit for posters, images, and text for social media, and great tips to help employees get riding. You can also check out our Guide to Better Biking at the Workplace



Host an Energizer Station

Encourage your employees to ride and get great visibility on Bike to Work Day by hosting an Energizer Station. You’ll provide snacks and refreshments, and give out Bike to Work Day bags full of bike-friendly goodies (provided free by Bike East Bay). It’s a great way to show that your business or organization support for the biking community. 


Bicycle Friendly Business Award

Bike East Bay is accepting nominations for our 8th Annual Bike-Friendly Business AwardsThe East Bay is home to many bike-friendly and bike-curious businesses. Every year, Bike East Bay recognizes three of them that go the extra mile. 

Each winning company will receive an award certificate from Bike East Bay recognizing their company as an official “2018 bicycle-friendly business,” and a Bike East Bay bike commute starter kit that includes bike maps, bike lights, stickers, bicycle lapel pins, Bike East Bay newsletter and more. And best of all, winning businesses will be recognized at Bike Happy Hour Party on May 10, 2018.

Nominees must be located in Alameda or Contra Costa County. Deadline for nominations is Thursday, March 8th


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