Upcoming Events

Apr
25
Thu
5:00 pm AS&R Happy Hour Meeting – eat, d... @ Everest Kitchen
AS&R Happy Hour Meeting – eat, d... @ Everest Kitchen
Apr 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
AS&R Happy Hour Meeting - eat, drink & problem-solve!! @ Everest Kitchen | Albany | California | United States
Come and talk about walking and cycling in Albany, while eating delicious Nepali & Indian food! All are invited. Got a gripe, question or idea that would make cycling or walking better? Hungry or thirsty?[...]
7:00 pm Traffic & Safety Commission Meeting @ Council Chambers, City Hall
Traffic & Safety Commission Meeting @ Council Chambers, City Hall
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The monthly Traffic & Safety Commission Meeting, the Fourth Thursday of every month, is a great place to make your ideas known, find out about the transportation issues and projects in Albany, and help improve[...]
May
2
Thu
9:00 am Musette Bag Stuffing for Bike to... @ Sports Basement
Musette Bag Stuffing for Bike to... @ Sports Basement
May 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Musette Bag Stuffing for Bike to Work Day 2019 @ Sports Basement
You’ve enjoyed picking up the famous Bike to Work Day musette bags, chock full of swag & snacks. Help stuff those musette bags for our Energizer Station so hundreds of your friends, neighbors and passers-by can[...]
May
4
Sat
8:30 am El Cerrito Trail Trekkers’ 6th A... @ various (check schedule and map)
El Cerrito Trail Trekkers’ 6th A... @ various (check schedule and map)
May 4 @ 8:30 am – 8:30 pm
The sixth annual Hillside Festival will feature a wide variety of activities, with events throughout the 100-acre Hillside Natural Area: nature hikes for young people; a geological hike and shorter geological stroll; the Dog Scouts;[...]
1:00 pm Urban Cycling 101 Classroom Work... @ Barrows Hall, UC Berkeley
Urban Cycling 101 Classroom Work... @ Barrows Hall, UC Berkeley
May 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Urban Cycling 101 Classroom Workshop @ Barrows Hall, UC Berkeley | Berkeley | California | United States
Want to ride more but don’t feel confident enough? Know anyone else who fits this description (partner, spouse, parent, teenage or older child?) Here’s a FREE bicycle skills class, courtesy of Bike East Bay (with support from[...]
May
5
Sun
8:30 am El Cerrito Trail Trekkers’ 6th A... @ various (check schedule and map)
El Cerrito Trail Trekkers’ 6th A... @ various (check schedule and map)
May 5 @ 8:30 am – 8:30 pm
The sixth annual Hillside Festival will feature a wide variety of activities, with events throughout the 100-acre Hillside Natural Area: nature hikes for young people; a geological hike and shorter geological stroll; the Dog Scouts;[...]
May
9
Thu
6:30 am Bike to Work Day – Volunteers Ne... @ Energizer Station
Bike to Work Day – Volunteers Ne... @ Energizer Station
May 9 @ 6:30 am – 9:30 am
Bike to Work Day – Volunteers Needed! @ Energizer Station
Join us for the 26th Annual Bike to Work Day in the Bay Area, a party on wheels!! As usual, there will be coffee, food, swag, bike goodies in Bike East Bay’s famous Bike to[...]
May
15
Wed
7:00 pm AS&R Meeting – You’re Invited!
AS&R Meeting – You’re Invited!
May 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
AS&R Meeting - You're Invited!
Have a gripe, an idea or some input about anything that would further cycling and pedestrian conditions here in Albany? Then join us at our next meeting (every other month – odd-numbered months) where we[...]

Discounts

Become an AS&R member and get discounts at local bike shops and businesses!

Berkeley Bikes and Skateboards: 15% off labor, parts and accessories.

Blue Heron Bikes: 10% off parts and accessories.

Marie Bowser Acupuncture: 30% off your first visit.

Bikes on Solano: 10% off labor, parts and accessories.

Offers are valid to members of Albany Strollers & Rollers and their households. Tell your friends!
Contact us with questions.

2014 Arts & Green Festival Wrapup

AS&R’s booth was always busy!Courtesy Angela Armendariz

What a fantastic day we had at the Albany Arts and Green Festival on Sunday! We parked 76 bikes & scooters and talked to lots of people about what AS&R does and what they want to see in and around Albany to make it better for [read more…]

We need YOU at Bike Month Events!

Hi Strollers & Rollers – Do you enjoy riding on the new Buchanan Street Bikeway, under the underpass and to the Waterfront…where you lock your bike to the new bike racks? Do you ride or walk on the upgraded Ohlone Greenway? Do you use any of Albany’s “Bike Bike Racks” when you frequent our [read more…]

Solano Stroll Bicycle Valet Parking a Success!

Albany Strollers & Rollers parked more bicycles at our free Bicycle Valet Parking station than ever — 331 — this year at the 39th annual Solano Avenue Stroll on September 8! And more family bicycles than ever as well, with toddlers as young as 2 doing their share of keeping their parents’ wheels spinning. Support [read more…]

2013 Arts & Green Festival Wrapup

Busy busy busy! Our Bicycle Valet Parking service was hopping all day!

We had a fun and successful day at the Albany Arts and Green Festival on Sunday. Our Bicycle Valet Parking service was well used, as always. We parked about 90 bicycles, talked to lots of people about what we do and [read more…]

2013 Bike to Work Day Wrapup

458 people rode by or stopped at our Energizer Station, including Albany’s own rolling home inspector, Jay Marlette.courtesy Francesco Papalia

What a great Bike to Work Day! 458 people rode by and so many of them stopped by to enjoy food, coffee and good company & conversation! We enjoyed having you at our [read more…]

We want YOU at Bike Month Events!

Hi Strollers & Rollers, May is Bike Month, which means it’s a busy time of year for our group and our city! With so much happening, we need help from our community to make these upcoming events a success:

Bike to Work Day – Thursday 5/9 6:30am-9am Volunteers needed to count cyclists, hand out swag [read more…]

Another Successful Solano Stroll!

AS&R’s Bicycle Valet Parking lot, sponsored by Bua Luang.photo courtesy Mike Gill

AS&R’s 4th year providing free Bicycle Valet Parking at the Solano Stroll was a great success! The Valet Parking Crew parked 183 bikes and the operation seemed like smooth sailing the entire day. Bonus: no bikes left over at the end, [read more…]

Solano Stroll is this Sunday - Free Bicycle Valet Parking!!

We even parked a tuba last year! photo courtesy Tony Caine

This Sunday join us at the 38th Annual Solano Stroll, the East Bay’s largest street festival! We’re providing free Bicycle Valet Parking at the Pumpkin Patch just west of Masonic, thanks to the generous sponsorship of Bua Luang Thai Cuisine and Tay [read more…]

2012 Art & Green Festival Wrap-Up

The Albany Arts & Green Festival was a great success in general and for AS&R! Attendance was up and we parked almost 100 bikes. We sold rear lights and clings, and collected some donations. Bike Valet Parking was again sponsored by Bua Luang Thai Cuisine, who also provided lunch for our volunteers! Street Level Cycles [read more…]

Arts & Green Festival, 2012

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AS&R has confirmed that Street Level Cycles will be providing free or low-cost tuneups at the Arts & Green Festival for the 5th consecutive year! We are sure they will be busy, as always, because this year the Festival falls 3 days before Bike to School Day and 4 before Bike to Work Day.

[read more…]