Cycle North Carolina — sponsored by non-profit North Carolina Amateur Sports, promotes its Coastal Ride this year, although riders will attest it’s not all downhill. Dates: April 28-30, 2017. Check website for towns/routes.
Blue Ridge Bliss – NC— A supported bicycle tour through Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina. Non-profit Adventure Cycling Association. Dates: June 3-9, 2017.
STIHL Tour des Trees — The bike tour travels to different areas of the US every year to raise public awareness and funds for arboriculture and urban forestry. After visiting North Carolina in 2016, the tour goes to Washington DC area in 2017.
BikeWalk North Carolina – Working to make North Carolina safer for bicyclists and pedestrians. Active lobbying.