Pedal the Parks in Brookhaven

this Month of May!

Celebrate National Bike Month

Join us in our celebration with a super-fun, month-long event in biking through Brookhaven.
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Bike to a park. Take a selfie. Win prizes!

Pedal to (or in) a Brookhaven Park

Get your family and friends to strap on your helmet, hop on a bike, and pedal to any park in the City of Brookhaven.

Take a selfie

Once there, simply snap a selfie and share it publicly on social media with #pedaltheparksbrookhaven to enter our weekly photo contest.

Enter to Win

Those that bike the extra mile to more parks will gain more entries into the Grand Prize raffle!

Join a Ride or Pick a Route

We’ve done the planning so you and your family can focus on the fun. Sign-up for a ride!

Family Friendly

Briefer, kid-safe(r) group rides!

5/8 Sunday 10:00 a.m.

Reward the kids with ice cream at the end of this 3-park, 7-mile ride.

5/8 Sunday 2:00 p.m.

Celebrate Mother’s Day by bicycling 7 miles to 4 parks.

5/19 Thursday 6:00 p.m.

Pedal Peachtree Creek Greenway with city council John Funny for 3.2 miles.

5/22 Sunday 10:00 a.m.

Join a 3-mile Drew Valley residential ride visiting 4 parks.

Intermediate Adventure

Miles of smiles with group rides!

5/1 Sunday 10:00 a.m.

Kick off Pedal the Parks by visiting 11 parks across 15 miles.

5/7 Saturday 10:00 a.m.

Join a 8-mile Drew Valley / Ashford Park residential ride visiting 8 parks

5/14 Saturday 9:00 a.m.

8-mile ladies ride with a stop at Southern Roots cafe.

5/15 Sunday 10:00 a.m.

Join a 8-mile Drew Valley / Ashford Park residential ride visiting 8 parks.

5/22 Sunday 10:00 a.m.

Visit 3 “hard to get” parks with this adventurous 15-mile ride.

Pick a Route

Ride when you want, how you want.

The Brookhaven Bike Alliance has “outlined” several routes for you to consider at your own pace. These are not turn-by-turn routes, but rather more overall directions in order to pass through the parks.

We encourage you to treat these maps as suggestions only; you should plan your own route according to your own comfort and risk level. We hope these help point you in the right direction!

View Route Maps

Contest Rules

How do I play?

All you need to do is safely bike to or in any Brookhaven park. The more parks you visit, the more changes to win one of the prizes!

  • Participant must upload a selfie while in a Brookhaven park with the hashtag #pedaltheparksbrookhaven to be eligible to win.

  • Selfies must include either bike or bike helmet.

  • Selfies can be uploaded to the Brookhaven Bike Alliance Facebook page or group, or to a participant's own Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter account as long as hashtags are included and the post is public.

  • A “Best Photo” contest will occur every week in May; selfies can be uploaded anytime during the month of May.

  • Participants must log their park visits by this Google form by no later than 11:59 p.m. on June 2, 2022; a maximum of 16 entries can be made per participant.

What are the prizes?

Prizes range from gift cards to local businesses, Explore Brookhaven Picnic baskets, bike shirts and accessories and more, all donated to us by our wonderful sponsors.

How will I know I won?

We will announce and hold a drawing on June 11th 11:00 a.m. at the Brookhaven Farmers Market. One does not have to be present to win.

Ride at our Own Risk!

There is no event fee, no event insurance, no implied warranty of any kind as to the fitness and safety of this event for those who choose to participate. Do not participate if you are not comfortable with the risks of riding bikes.

Obey all rules of the road. Plan your rides to use low-traffic, bike-friendly routes.

Wear a helmet while riding your bike—it’s for your own safety!

Be a good ambassador for bikes. Give way to pedestrians and do NOT antagonize car drivers (even if they antagonize you).

Thanks to our Sponsors!

Please thank them by visiting them — ideally on your bike — and mentioning the Pedal the Parks event.

  • REI

  • Big Peach Ride and Run

  • Explore Brookhaven

  • City of Brookhaven

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