Welcome to The Bike Week 2022 Events Page for Dublin City.
Please note: Information on this page will be updated regularly to let you know about the Bike Week Events that are taking place in your area and who to contact for more information.
|Day||Date||Event Details||Time||Target Audience of Event||Locations(s) of Event|
|Wednesday||18th May||Lunchtime Webinar
Hear cycling stories from three Climate Ambassador
|1pm – 14pm||General public||Online. Register in advance for this webinar HERE|
|Friday||20th May||Guided Cycle of the UCD Campus
We are hosting a guided cycle of the UCD campus as
|12pm – 1pm||General public||UCD Main Campus, at UCD Bikes. Registration essential.
To Register Click HERE
|Saturday||21/05/2022||To celebrate both Bike Week and Biodiversity Week,
we are very excited to host this guided cycle of the
Phoenix Park. Meeting outside Phoenix Park Cycles,
we will set off on a cycle through the park, taking
in some of the sights and sounds. The cycle will be
about 4km each way, on segregated cycle lanes, over
flat terrain, so suitable for all cycling abilities.
We will be given a guided talk of the park’s biodiversity
from the OPW within the walled garden, at the park
visitor centre. Followed by complimentary lunch in the
amazing Phoenix Café, where you can enjoy sumptuous,
sustainable food in their stunning outdoor setting,
while getting to know your fellow cyclists.We will
finish our tour by returning to Phoenix Park
Cycles, which is at the south entrance of the park,
only a short walk to Heuston train station, the Red Luas
line, many bus stops or a walk/cycle to the city centre.
If you do not have access to a bicycle but would like
to join us on this cycle we can hire a bicycle from
Phoenix Park Bikes for you. We can cover bike hire for
3 hours, just let us know if you need a bike in the
order form when booking your place.*Register today to avoid disappointment!
|11:30am – 2pm||General public||Meeting at Phoenix Bikes. Registration essential:
To Register click HERE
|Saturday||14th May||Monthly Cycles are kicking off Bike Week
2022 with a cycle which incorporates some
bonus bits and extra time, for those who
are inclined. 😃We meet on Saturday,
14 May at 12 noon, at Grand Canal Dock
outside the theatre. We’ll enjoy some
fortifying refreshments, share some bike
maintenance basics, and take a gentle cycle
along the Royal Canal Phibsboro. We’ll then
finish up at the #BicycleKicks event taking
place at Dalymount stadium, run by Bohemian FC
and Rothar bike shop. There, we’ll have the
opportunity to enjoy some further bites
and activities, including a super fun
cycle tour of neighbouring Dublin 7,
before kick-off in the women’s game
between Bohemians vs. Shelbourne!
|Saturday||14th May||Bicycle Kicks
Bicycle Kicks takes place in Dalymount Park on
Saturday 14th May 2022 to celebrate Bike Week
and women’s football.
Programme of Events:
• 2-6pm: A variety of activities in the carpark
(off St. Peter’s Road) including music, coffee,
crepes and more!
• A kid’s corner with face painting and a bike
• 3pm Bicycle maintenance demo and workshop
• 4.30pm Critical Mass cycling through Dublin 7,
leaving and returning to Dalymount
• 6pm Break the record for attendance at a
Women’s League Of Ireland Match –
Bohs v. Shelbourne
• Free admission to the match if you arrive
Follow Boh’s Climate Cooperative on Instagram
for more info and updates.
|2-6pm||Everyone||Dalymount Park, Dublin 7|
|Sunday||15th May||Bike Maintenance Course
Free bike maintenance course for those with little
or no prior knowledge of bike mechanics who want
to gain a basic understanding of your bicycle what
to do to keep your bike on the road. Register at
|10 – 11.30am||Everyone||Phoenix Park, Dublin 8|
|Monday||16th May||E-Cargobikes for Businesses Webinar.
In 2021, Dublin City Council launched the ‘E-Cargobikes
for Businesses Pilot’ with micromobility partner
Bleeper, encouraging greener, more sustainable
city deliveries. This pilot, based on a model first
launched by Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council,
has seen over 20 Dublin businesses sign up to test
an e-cargobike for City deliveries at a discounted
rate for the trial period.
Register now for this webinar, part of Bike Week 2022,
to learn more about the E-Cargobikes for Businesses
Pilot and hear from the participant businesses
about their experiences transitioning to more sustainable
This webinar is free and open to all.
Register by clicking here.
|1-2pm||Open to all||Online|
|Monday||16th May||Bike Maintenance sessions – bring your bike
along to the Ballyfermot BMX Club for
a free check-up and minor repairs.
|4.30 – 8.30pm||Everyone|
|Tuesday||17th May||Lunchtime Cycle Guided lunchtime cycle
to the Phoenix Park, along new protected
|1-2pm||Everyone||Meeting point: Amphitheatre in Civic Offices, Woodquay, Dublin 8.|
|Wednesday||18th May||The Dublin Cycling Campaign are delighted to present
a webinar during Bike Week on the Cycle
Friendly Employer scheme, a European Cyclists’
Federation initiative, which is an employer
certification programme to establish a
European standard for cycle friendly companies.
We will hear from Froso Christofides, Members
and Networks Manager (Cyprus) from the ECF
who shall outline the roll out of this scheme
across the EU. How this works in practice
will be shared by people from: Workday
Enterprise Software (Killian Ormond, Green
Team), DBFL Consulting Engineers (Robert Kelly
& Mark Kelly) and from within the
Department of Transport (Rebekah Maher,
Higher Executive Officer – Facilities Management).
Michael O’Boyle will then summarise how the
company he founded: Cycling Solutions Ireland,
the CFE National Coordinator of scheme for Ireland,
is providing support to Irish employers and
their employees, to cycle to and from work.
Q&A session chaired by Colm Walsh, Executive
Committee Member, Dublin Cycling Campaign.
More information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
and to register click HERE
|Friday||19th May||Community Cycle in Clontarf
Build up your confidence cycling with this
cycle safety skills session, followed by a
group cycle. Bikes and equipment will be
provided. Registration essential. Contact DCC
Sports Officers Olivia (086 383 5020) or
Fergal (087 118 1885) to sign up.
|10am – 1pm||Everyone||Meeting point:
All weather pitches,
Alfie Byrne Road, Clontarf
|Thursday||19th May||Bike Maintenance sessions – bring your bike
along to the Ballyfermot BMX Club for
a free check-up and minor repairs.
|4.30 – 8.30pm||Everyone||Ballyfermot BMX HUB,
Le Fanu Skate Park,
Ballyfermot, Dublin 10
|Saturday||21st May||Food Cycle – cycle the full route or
where you feel like. Learn about
community gardening along the way.
Route 1: West / East
11am: Millennium Community Garden,
11.30: Greenview Community Garden,
1.30: Mucky Lane Donnycarney
Route 2: South / North
10.30: Flanagan’s Field, Rialto
11.30 Infirmary Community Garden,
12.30: Serenity Community Garden,
1.30: Mucky Lane, Donnycarney
2.30: Afternoon talk on rewilding for
biodoversity with local wildflowers
and herbs.More information check out
dublin cycling and
dublin community growers.
|10am – 4pm||Everyone||Blanchardstown, Finglas,
|Saturday & Sunday||21st & 22nd May||1st International Dublin Bike Polo Tournament
As part of Bike Week Dublin City Council
Sport & Wellbeing Partnership are
organising the 1st International Dublin
Bike Polo Tournament in association with
Dublin Bike Polo Club.
|9am – 6pm||Everyone||Eamon Ceannt Park,
Crumlin, Dublin 12
|Sunday||22nd May||Pedalpalooza Cycling for All Event
Pedalpalooza is our flagship Bike Week
event. It’s a family-friendly bike
festival, taking place in Fairview Park
on Sunday 22nd May. Pedalpalooza aims
to celebrate and promote the benefits
of cycling through workshops, guided
cycles and fun activities. A wide range
of activities, suitable for all ages
and abilities, will be held in the park
to get people moving and to promote a more
sustainable urban mobility culture, such
as e-bike and cargo bike demos, information
tents, children’s workshops, bike maintenance
workshops, and much more! We are encouraging
people to walk or cycle to this event, where
possible. Free bike parking will be available
in the park.
|All Week||14th – 22nd May||Bike Hire
DCC have teamed up with Phoenix Park Bikes
to offer free bike hire during Bike Week!
Come along to try out cycling along safe
cycle routes in the Phoenix Park, the largest
walled public Park in Europe. Spend an hour
getting out on a bike and enjoy all the
park has to offer. Bikes, helmets and a
map of the Phoenix Park is provided.
Duration: 1 hour
Booking is essential.
How to Book:
– Book online at PhoenixParkBikes
– Use the promotion code: Bike Week
Times available: 10 to 5pm throughout
Bike Week (14th – 22nd May)
Location: Phoenix Park Bikes, Gate House,
Chesterfield Avenue, Phoenix Park,
Dublin 8, D08 DF88
What you need to bring: Just yourself and ID.
(Valid Photo I.D. is required as deposit
for the Bikes.)
|10am-5pm||Everyone||Phoenix Park, Dublin 8|
For more information:
Contact: Deirdre Kelly, Dublin City Council
Recommended Cycle Routes in Fingal
|Route||Length in Km||Terrain||Skill Level (All, Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced)|
|Clontarf Promenade to Sutton||7km||Tarmac||All|
|Grand Canal Greenway: Grand Canal Dock to Portobello Harbour||2km||Tarmac||All|
|Grand Canal Greenway: Blackhorse to Clondalkin||3km||Tarmac||All|
|Tolka Valley Greenway: Dunsinea Lane to Ratoath Road||3.5km||Tarmac||All|
|Royal Canal Greenway: Sheriff Street Upper to North Strand Road||0.7km||Tarmac||All|