Roll to These Family Bike Events in Metro Detroit

Looking for a family-friendly thrill? Check out these upcoming family bike events!

Are you looking for a fun way to get some exercise? Biking is a great way to keep healthy, and it’s on quite the roll in metro Detroit.

Whether you are just starting out and figuring out your community’s bike lanes, or are a more experienced rider who likes to navigate back wood biking trails, there are plenty of upcoming bike races, rides and other family bike events in metro Detroit for any level of biker.

Here, you will find some of metro Detroit’s best bike-centered events, so grab your helmet, take a peek and find the right one for you.

This article was updated on May 29, 2024, by Metro Parent’s Audience Development Manager, Katina Beniaris. Her work included her researching to find the best 2024 biking events and programs for families. Questions? Please reach out to

Tour D’Eastside

June 8, 2024

The ride will start and end in Mariner’s Park and follow a route that will take you through the canal district, East English Village, Morningside, Jefferson Chalmers and more. Virtual option, too. Kids are welcome, but they encourage experienced cyclers. 

Homecoming Family Bike Ride

Aug. 3, 2024

Join Mayor Abdullah H. Hammoud and Bike Dearborn in up to seven miles of family-friendly biking. 

Tour de Troit

Sept. 14, 2024

There’s a 25.6-mile main ride for newbies and a 62-mile ride for more experienced riders. Both take riders through Detroit’s historic neighborhoods. The ride includes a souvenir T-shirt, food and beverages, and a riding bib. Registration required. Kids are welcome, but they encourage experienced cyclers. 

Saturdays in the Park on Hines Drive in Westland

Through Sept. 28, 2024 (Saturdays)

  • Address: Hines Park, from Outer Drive to Ann Arbor Trail
  • Cost: Free

A six-mile stretch of Hines Drive is closed to traffic every Saturday this summer for walkers, skaters and bike riders to enjoy.

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Katina Beniaris
Katina Beniaris
As audience development manager, Katina Beniaris digs into data to help the Metro Parent team learn about our audiences and tailor better content for them. She has more than five years of experience in content creation.


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