There are lots of opportunities to ride with groups in Detroit!


We've documented some of them below. While it would be impossible to make a complete roster, please contact us if there's something we’ve missed.

We LOVE supporting biking in Detroit. All bolded events feature ride support from Wheelhouse staff!


Wheelhouse Winter Joy Rides: Meet at our Hamtramck location once a month on Saturday mornings at 9 a.m. for a relaxed two-hour no-drop ride with a coffee shop stop. Pace, route, and mileage will be dependent on who shows up and the weather. Flexible, fun, and free! November 17, 2018|December 17, 2018|January 26|February 16|March 16

Detroit Bikes!: Monthly bike tours of Detroit, leisurely pace, free.

Bike the Blizzard: A 24-hour ride where riders gather pledges to help fund Back Alley Bikes' programs. January 20, 2019

Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Ride: Annual ride approximately 10 miles in length featuring several historical sites relevant to Dr. King and other activists that were integral to the March for Freedom and the "I Have a Dream" speech delivered at Cobo Center afterward. January 21, 2019

Ride of Silence: An annual, national, slow-paced bicycle ride that takes place the third Wednesday of May to honor those cyclists who have been killed or injured while cycling on public roadways. May 15, 2019

Tour D'Eastside (Cycle Into Spring): Ride the east side! Annual fundraiser for the Conner Creek Greenway. June 1, 2019

Critical Mass: Last Friday of every month, 6:30 pm @ the corner of Warren & Trumbull.

Sierra Club Green Cruise: Organized bike ride highlighting green alternatives. 42- and 22-mile options available. 2019 date TBD

J-Cycle: An annual ride celebrating exciting developments happening in and around the city to explore its Jewish history. 2019 date TBD

Bike The Bridge:  Only chance of the year to bike across the Ambassador Bridge! October 27, 2019

Tour de Troit: The state’s largest bike ride, a fundraiser for local greenways. September 14, 2019

Tour de Cure: Raises funds for Diabetes research. September 8, 2019

People for Palmer Park: Thursday night rides, 7 pm.

Slow Roll: Monday night cruises take off from various spots at 8 pm.

Metropolis Monday Ride: 7pm year-round contingent on weather. 2 hours, medium pace.

Bike to Work: An annual event that encourages commuting to work by bicycle in the Motor City. May 17, 2019

Handlebars for the Homeless: The Neighborhood Service Organization's annual bike ride to benefit the homeless. August 4, 2019

WSU Baroudeur Ride: Raises funds to benefit students who embody the baroudeur spirit in their academic endeavors. August 17, 2019

UDM Midnight Ride:  An annual 20-25  mile ride that highlights some of Detroit's historic districts. September 13, 2019