Families, children and recreational bicyclists can enjoy a leisurely bike ride through downtown Indianapolis! People of all ages, skills, and levels of ability are welcome to join us on this FUN, FREE 4-5 mile community ride along the Indianapolis Cultural Trail through Downtown Indianapolis. The route will loop back to the IU Health Indy Crit, where complimentary bicycle parking is available all day so that you can stay and enjoy the festivities.
Routes & Maps
8:00-9:30 AM: Rider Check-In
Pre-registering for the ride in advance is highly encouraged; however, participants may also register the day of the ride on your smart phone. All registration check-in will be contactless.
Time & Location
9:45 AM: Rider staging and pre-ride announcements
10:00 AM: Ride start
What to Bring
Please find below our list of helpful requirements and suggestions for your best ride experience.
Mask, if not vaccinated
Water bottle, extra hydration, and/or energy bar for after your ride
Mobile phone (suggested)
Identification and emergency contact info (drivers license, ID card, Road ID, etc.)
Need a bicycle for the ride? Check out the Indiana Pacers Bikeshare rental options by the hour at sites around the city.
Ride Rules & Etiquette
Helmets are required on the ride.
Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or adult guardian.
All participants must be on bicycles. No runners, pedestrians, pets, or scooters please.
Please obey all traffic laws as they pertain to bicyclists. If you see that a traffic signal is going to turn red, please stop and call out "stopping" for the other riders.
Please be courteous to motorists and to each other at all times. When passing others on a road or trail, always let other riders and pedestrians know you are there by calling out "on your right" or "on your left."
Please refer to the CIBA website for the full list of ride guidelines.
We've got you covered! Check out our event parking options here.