Explore epic trails and discover what makes Virginia's Blue Ridge the Mountain Biking Capital of the East!
Mark your calendar for the upcoming biking events in the Roanoke Valley in Virginia's Blue Ridge!
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 bike culture.
Whether you're looking to check out the latest 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.
There are major events that attract bikers from around the country, such as Mountains of Misery and Hill Week, as well as experiences that the entire family can participate in, such as the Tweed Ride or the Fat Tire Weekend.
If you're looking for more variety, there are also numerous multi-sport events throughout the year, including the On the Trails Duathlon, Off the Trails Triathlon, and the Appalachian Power Smith Mountain Lake Triathlon.
The region also hosts other festivals and events related to biking 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 biking events in Virginia's Blue Ridge. The Blue Ridge Bicycle Club and Roanoke IMBA organizations also both maintain active calendars with information about group riding opportunities.