The 2nd Annual Grand Harvest Ride

The weather is cooling down and it’s the perfect time to enjoy a grand bike ride on Oxon Run Trail in Ward 8.

Whether you ride daily or haven’t been on a bike in years, this is your chance to join family and friends for an intergenerational ride on the DC trail that’s right in your backyard.

After the short ride, we’ll meet back at THEARC for refreshments, music, and giveaways!

Riders at the 2018 Grand Harvest Ride!

Additional Details: 

There will be some adult and youth bicycles and helmets available to borrow. All youth must have an adult who can sign the waiver for them as a parent or guardian. 

Please bring a water bottle (we’ll have water for refills), operational bicycle and helmet (required by our insurance). We’ll have plenty of snacks to share! 

Thank you to our partners!

Winning Better Streets in Ward 8

Do you want more protected bike lanes on your route or calmer streets in your neighborhood? Do you want to see faster progress on safer streets around DC? Us too!

Join WABA’s advocacy staff for an informative and engaging evening training to explore the many ways that you can help make bicycling better in your neighborhood and in the city. No matter your background or your schedule, there are lots of ways you and your voice can have an impact!

This is the second in a series of advocate trainings around DC. Each evening’s activities will be tailored to each Ward’s unique opportunities and challenges, through the content will be largely the same. We encourage you to sign up for the training in your home Ward or the Ward you most want to help improve.

  • Date: Thursday, August 22
  • Time: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
  • Location Name: Anacostia Neighborhood Library
  • Location Address:  1800 Good Hope Rd SE (map)

Winning Better Streets in Ward 2

Do you want more protected bike lanes on your route or calmer streets in your neighborhood? Do you want to see faster progress on safer streets around DC? Us too!

Join WABA’s advocacy staff for an informative and engaging evening training to explore the many ways that you can help make bicycling better in your neighborhood and in the city. No matter your background or your schedule, there are lots of ways you and your voice can have an impact!

This is the first in a series of advocate trainings around DC. Each evening’s activities will be tailored to each Ward’s unique opportunities and challenges, through the content will be largely the same. We encourage you to sign up for the training in your home Ward or the Ward you most want to help improve.

  • Date: Tuesday, August 6th
  • Time: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
  • Location Name: West End Neighborhood Library
  • Location Address:  2301 L St NW (map)

Ward 7 Summer Ride Series: Ride to Yards Park

It’s the nearing the end of summer and somehow, you’re all out of good ideas of things to do! Not to worry, the 2019 Ward 7 Summer Ride Series is in full swing. Ride with us to Yards Park for the Capitol Riverfront for the Friday Night Concert Series! What are you waiting for? Let’s GO!

Please remember to bring your helmet, water, bike lights and money for food or concert memorabilia. We will meet at River Terrace Park Capital Bikeshare station located at Anacostia Ave & Benning Rd NE and ride to Yards Park (355 Water St SE).

And just in case you aren’t up for riding all the way back home, we will be approximately 1 mile away from the Eastern Market Metro station so you have other options to get home safely.

Additional Details: 

This is a one-way ride to Capitol Riverfront Friday Night Concert Series at Yards Park. The ride is open to anyone who enjoys live music and relaxing rides along the Anacostia River Trail. The ride is about 3.5 miles mostly flat.