Bike Barn Red Crank Monthly

There's never a bad time to celebrate cycling, but National Bike Month gives us an great excuse to go crazy and share with everyone how wonderful cycling is for all Houstonians.  Check out these awesome events happening all May long, there are plenty of opportunities for riding and revelry.
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First Thursdays  - May 4th
Spinarita (n): a frozen mixed drink, blended by one's own pedal power
That's right, be sure to visit our tent at Mid Main's First Thursday to spin your own refreshment!  Proceeds from the event benefit Bike Houston.

Bike for Mike - May 6th
Kolaches? Check.
Wine? Check.
Music? Check.
A beautiful ride?  Check.
It all checks out.  Bike for Mike has everything you need for a great Saturday in Fulshear.


BP MS 150 Photos
The BP MS 150 has wrapped up another amazing year.  Whether you were able to ride or not, be sure to take a look at all the fun we had!  We will be uploading photos from a few sources so be sure to check back in for updates to the album!
Houston Grand Crit - May 7th
It's back!  The Grand Criterium  returns this weekend for some of the fastest bike racing in Houston and it's not too late to register!  Even if pedal pounding isn't your thing then come on out anyway to eat tacos and cheer along the beautiful Buffalo Bayou Park!
Cyclo Femme - May 14th  
For the 5th year BikeHouston is proud to support CycloFemme , a global women's ride to celebrate women on bikes.  This women's only ride on Mother's Day is the perfect chance to bring out your mothers, daughters, sisters, and friends.

Bike to Work Days
Everything is bigger in Texas...including Bike to Work Day(s)!
NASA - May 12
Sugar Land - May 12
Energy Corridor - May 18
Downtown - May 19
Woodlands - May 19
Trek Travel Night - May 18th
Trek Travel not only promised a great cycling vacation, but to revolutionize what a cycling vacation can be.  From the bike to the hotel to the snacks, no detail is spared.  Join us at our West University location to learn all about the amazing trips available to you.

Ride of Silence - May 17th
Every year the Ride of Silence honors those who have been injured or killed while cycling on public streets.  Bring your lights, helmet, and white shirt to help memorialize those we have lost and raise awareness of bikers on the road.


Triathlon Time
"If at first you don't succeed, tri, tri again."
For those who just can't get enough triathlons, this month has 2 great additions with the Springs Back Tri and the Tri Girl Super Sprint.
Fit Clinic - May 25th
Our fit clinic this month is all about tri fit.  If you've ever had a question about bike fit for triathlons but didn't know who to ask, then our experts are here to take the mystery out of fit.  They're sure to give you a few easy tools to help you ride faster, but your swim stroke is all on you.
Sunday Streets - May 21st
Celebrate with cyclists, walkers, skaters, joggers and more as we go to Brays Oaks for Cigna Sunday Streets.  Closed off to all motor vehicles, you can feel safe to ride, walk, skate, or dance at this family-friendly event.
Support Bike Advocacy While You Shop -  May 19th

Bike Barn is helping you support BikeHouston on May 19th, Bike to Work Day.  For every dollar you spend on clothing, accessories and labor we will donate 5% of all purchases that day to BikeHouston. This is the first year of this program and one that we hope will grow with your participation. What a great way to pick-up some shiny new gear while giving back to the cycling community.

M-F 10am-7pm, Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 12pm-5pm