Past Events

Saturday, June 23, 2018

The BCC Prize Hoopla is a fun and fast-paced celebration of our accomplishments as BCC teams and individuals. 9:30 am Sharp.Olympia Farmers Market Main Stage. Click blue title above for more info.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Public Employees- join this fun lunchtime bike ride culminating in a picnic at Tumwater Historical Park – organized by public employees for public employees – a fun way to meet and mingle with other State and Local Agency employees to celebrate National Bike Month! In addition to light refreshments provided by WSDOT, you’ll find a bike workshop, e-bike test rides, free short chair massages, be part of this year’s group photo, and maybe even win a prize! Plan to bring your own lunch and water. (Click event title link for more info)

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Visit one of our 7 Bike Stations!

Join fellow bicyclists for a fun morning ride in our local celebration of National Bike to Work Day. The event promotes bicycling as a healthy transportation option. If you participate, visit one of the bike stations along your way and pick up some “fuel” for you, and even get minor repairs done by a bicycle mechanic at some stations. Bike stations supported by Intercity Transit and the local businesses and organizations listed below. All stations will have copies of the most recent edition of the free Thurston County Bike Map!

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - Thursday, May 31, 2018

Intercity Transit’s Thurston County Bicycle Commuter Challenge is a fun, free community event that encourages Thurston County residents of all ages and abilities to try bicycling as a means of transportation. The BCC runs for the month of May. Everyone who signs up receives discounts and free passes to local businesses, and is entered to win prizes! (Click event title link for more info) 

Saturday, April 21, 2018

This Saturday morning, April 21, 2018

Meet neighbors and enjoy a Saturday bike ride to town! The Earth Day Market Ride is a great opportunity to gain confidence riding with traffic and meet other people who bike to get around.

Rides will converge on Heritage Park Fountain at around 10:45 to 10:55.  A free one-dollar Market Token for the first 50 riders to arrive! Plus coffee, cocoa and baked goods to fuel up! At 11:00 am, we'll have a cheer, a prize drawing and a group photo by the fountain.Then we'll ride to the Olympia Farmers Market, where you can catch some great live music, and enjoy the food and shopping- bring your bike bags!

Coffee, juice and snacks provided at the Heritage Park Fountain by our sponsors Batdorf and Bronson, The Bread Peddler and San Francisco St Bakery.

Click the blue title above to see starting points and times.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

The 2018 Olympia Pedal Power Bike Expo is a unique opportunity to learn more about meeting your transportation needs by bike! It’s easier than you think and helps build healthy activity into your daily routine. Meet local and visiting bike shop experts and get your questions answered. Get practice putting a bike on the Intercity Transit bus in a no-stress environment! Check out the latest bikes, including folding bikes, cargo bikes, and electric-assist bikes! You might get lucky and win a free demo model folding bike or brand-new folding mountain bike frame – visit the FlatBike booth for details. Take a free test ride on an e-bike or folding bike! Get a free bicycle safety check! Learn about the Bicycle Commuter Challenge (BCC)! Find out how to make your car a Walk N Roll Pace Car! Check out the new  DNR GPS app! See what's new in bike chic at the Bike Fashion Show! Be sure to fill out a Pedal Power Comment Card at the Information Table for a chance to win prizes! This event is accessible and includes ASL interpreter services. Don’t miss it!

Thursday, February 1, 2018 - Wednesday, February 28, 2018

The Winter BCC runs for the month of February, with weekly prize drawings among all participants. We'll celebrate International Winter Bike to Work Day with a photo contest and extra prize drawings! WB2WD is Friday, Feb 9 this year.

Monday, May 1, 2017 - Wednesday, May 31, 2017

The 2017 Thurston Country Bicycle Commuter Challenge marked the 30th year of the event!