Roanoke Mountain Biking & Road Cycling Events

Mountain Biking & Cycling Events in Virginia's Blue Ridge

Mark your calendar for the upcoming mountain biking & cycling events in the Roanoke Valley in Virginia's Blue Ridge!

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With incredible trails for mountain biking and scenic roadways for road biking and cycling, it's always bike season in the Blue Ridge Mountains, and there's always an exciting upcoming event that celebrates our unique cycling culture.

Whether you're looking to check out the latest mountain biking gear at the Roanoke GO Outside Festival, test your skills at the local cyclocross course, or make new friends at themed rides like the weekly Disco Ride or Beer Ride, it's all part of the fun in Virginia's Blue Ridge.

The following are some of our biggest annual bike-related events:

  • Mountain Cross - February
  • Hill Week - April
  • Middle Mountain Mama - May
  • Disco Race Series on Mill Mountain - May
  • Fat Tire Weekend at Falling Creek Park - June
  • Fishburn Youth Mountain Biking Race Series - July
  • Throwdown in Tanktown - September
  • Go Cross Cyclocross Race - September
  • Virginia's Blue Ridge Gran Fondo - October
  • Go Outside Festival - October
  • Rowdy Dawg Mountain Bike Race - October
  • Carvins Cove MTB Challenge - October

The region also hosts other festivals and events related to mountain biking & cycling that aren't just focused on riding, such as the annual Bike Shorts Film Festival and Le Tour De Roanoke - a guided tour featuring some of the city's best local eateries.

Check out the calendar below to learn more about upcoming events in Virginia's Blue Ridge. The Blue Ridge Bicycle Club and Blue Ridge Off-Road Cyclists organizations maintain active calendars with information about group riding opportunities.

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