Join hundreds of people biking to work and school in Tompkins County on May 19th!

Join hundreds of people biking to work and school in Tompkins County on May 19th!


Bike To Work & School Day 2017

  • Friday, May 19, 2017, 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Join hundreds of people in Tompkins County biking to work for National Bike to Work and School Day on Friday May 19th. See map of Breakfast stations around town and on Cornell campus!

Enjoy FREE breakfast and giveaways at any of several locations around Tompkins County and on Cornell Campus from 7am -10am. Cornell University and Tetra Tech are a few of the local employers promoting an active commute by hosting breakfast on-site. You too can bike to work and encourage others to Bike to Work! For more fun, plan to meet friends and bike in together! It’s a Family Event! People of all ages are welcome. Learn tips from representatives of Bike Walk Tompkins,  Recycled Ithaca Bikes, Aids Ride For Life, Finger lakes cycling club and more. All participants will be entered for a chance to win a special prize! 

In Celebration of National Bike Month, and part of the community wide effort to improve conditions and awareness of bicycling as a viable means of transportation: a green, clean, healthy and beautiful way to get around. Coordinated by Cornell University Transportation Services and Way2Go a program of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County. 

Join us and find out firsthand why commuting by bike is fun, energizing, and an affordable way to get where you need to go...


Go to and take our online survey for a chance to win prizes.  We are offering up to $1000 in prizes this year, including a Round Trip to NYC on Campus-to-Campus, Free Stay at Cornell Club, Free Reflective Jacket worth $150, and smaller prizes.  Stations will be providing free breakfast and giveaways.

Join our Facebook event and invite friends to bike along! Thank you to our various sponsors for making this event possible.