Sat, May 5 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Contact Name:
Reed Nester
Contact eMail:


This is the only day of the year to bicycle, walk or jog the Colonial Parkway from Newport Ave in Williamsburg to Jamestown in a car-free environment, 9 miles each way.  This event is totally free, family friendly and special needs athlete friendly.  Free helmets.   Complete details can be found on the Event Website.

Location information

Jamestown Settlement

United States
23185 Jamestown
Colonial Parkway

At the Jamestown end parking is available in the Jamestown Settlement parking lot.

Williamsburg End of Colonial Parkway

106 Newport Ave

The Williamsburg end begins at the Newport Ave entrance to the Colonial Parkway.   Parking is available in adjacent parking lots. Look for the signs directing you to parking areas. If you live nearby or along the Virginia Capital Trail we hope you will bicycle to Pedal the Parkway.


Williamsburg Area Bicyclists Calendar

In addition to the rides listed on the above calendar, the Williamsburg Area Bicyclists (WAB) also offers regular weekly recurring rides as shown below:


Day Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Ride Charles City County Ride Surry County Rides Upper James City County Rides Sunset Rides Friday Friends Rides
Start Point Charles City Courthouse Surry County Gov't Center Varies - See WAB Calendar Billsburg Brewery Williamsburg Community Chapel
Start Time 9 AM 9 AM 9 AM 6 PM 9 AM
Paces Normally C (12-14 mph) and B (14-16 mph) Normally C (12-14 mph) and B (14-16 mph) Normally C (12-14 mph) and B (14-16 mph) Normally C (12-14 mph) and B+ (16-18 mph) Normally D (10-12 mph), C (12-14 mph) and B (14-16 mph)


Check the WAB Ride Calendar for complete up-to-date information.  Visitors are welcome!