May is National Bike Month, and the League of American Bicyclists is promoting Bike to Work Week 2009 from May 11-15th and Bike to Work Day on Friday, May 15th.

The League’s website has a list of Bike Month events taking place around the country. If you would like to post your event on this page for free, send an email to communication@bikeleague.org. The subject line should read, Bike Month Event. Check back frequently, as new events are being added daily.

Need help organizing an event? Click here to download a PDF (984 KB) of the League’s step-by-step guide to creating a successful National Bike Month event in your community or workplace. The manual focuses on Bike to Work Day events, because they are the most popular, but the tips and techniques will help you plan almost any Bike Month event. This guide is useful for developing an event on a variety of scales, either coordinating a citywide event or planning an event within your company or organization.