About The Ride

What:  We’re Baltimore Bike Party!  We are a mass monthly ride for participants of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities.  We stay together, in a slow pace (usually ~10mph), following a different route every month, pre-selected by our volunteers and posted ahead of time.  Find the latest event here!

Who:  The Bike Party is a ride for all bikers!  It is organized by a core group of volunteers.  We are always looking for more help, if you interested in getting involved, contact us at info@baltimorebikeparty dot com!

When:  The Bike Party is on the last Friday of every month.  We meet at 6:30pm and wheels hit the pavement at 7:00.  We usually ride until 8:45 or 9:00pm.

Where:  The Bike Party meets at the St Mary’s Park in Seton Hill (600 N Paca St).  This starting point does not change, but our end point varies from month to month.

Why:  Because it’s awesome to ride your bike!  It’s even MORE awesome to ride your bike with friends.  Don’t have friends who ride?  Come make some!  We are all about building the cycling community!

How:  We have a few simple rules that the ride follows.  We have a group of dedicated volunteers who help lead and guide the ride along it’s way.  We stay together and all have a good time!

Additional Frequently Asked Questions:
1. Do we stop at red lights?
Yes! Yes! Yes! We ride under WEST COAST RULES, stopping at red lights. What does that mean? Read THIS please https://baltimorebikeparty.com/2013/11/26/westcoast/

2. What should I bring?
Check here: https://baltimorebikeparty.com/5wsh/what-to-bring/

3. I don’t have a bike; can I rent one?
We don’t have bikes to rent, but several local bikes shops do. To start, try one of the Race Pace locations or Joe’s Bike Shop.

4. How should I lock up?
Carefully. See instructions here: https://baltimorebikeparty.com/2013/11/18/a-guide-to-locking-up-in-baltimore/

5. Is Bike Party tonight?
Yes! Well, if it’s the last Friday of the month 🤷 If not, no.

Hope to see you at the next one!


10 Responses to About The Ride

  1. Shirley Derksen says:

    What are the bike routes? Do you give them out in advance?

  2. Jim says:

    Would love to ride this month w you guys. Please email me the next ride’s theme.

  3. Tony Witherspoon says:

    I would like to join bike party group…I have a friend that participates and he enjoys ride…point me on the right trail to join…

    • just show up! there is no registration (at least for now) just be at st mary’s park at 6:30 on the last friday of the month. look for info to be posted here and on our facebook page each month. we should have all the details of this month up tomorrow.

  4. Tim Zant says:

    Wat is the route for this month. .. super man wants to know…..

  5. Stephanie says:


    It has been awhile since I had attended a Baltimore bike party (about two years ago). Was just wondering if there will be police escort like before to stop traffic at lights for us to cross as a group?


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