Tour de Chesapeake — A family-friendly cycling event located in Mathews County, on Virginia’s Middle Peninsula. Entertainment and events. Hosted by the County of Mathews. Dates: May 20, 2017.
Blue Ridge Bliss – VA — A supported bicycle tour through Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia . Camping. Covers 332 miles. Fully supported. Presented by non-profit Adventure Cycling Association. Dates: June 10-17, 2017.
Bike Virginia — Celebrating its 30th anniversary, the mass bike tour centers on the Shenandoah Valley in 2017. Based in host cities Buena Vista/Lexington and Staunton, the tour features different route options of 20 to 100 miles s each day. Participants can ride their bikes the entire six days, or sign up for three-day weekday or three-day weekend tours. Registration opens November 2016. Dates: June 23-28, 2017.
STIHL Tour des Trees — Annual fund-raiser supporting research into fields of arboriculture and urban forestry. The 25th anniversary tour visits Washington DC area in 2017, covering routes in Maryland, Virginia and DC with daily rides of 25 to 100 miles. Check website for details. Dates: July 30 – Aug. 5, 2017 (registration opens Feb. 6, 2017).
Other bike rides
The Free Clinic of Powhatan Bike Tour — Three options of 100 miles, 62 miles, or 31 miles. All rides begin at Powhatan Courthouse Village at 3880 Old Buckingham Road. Date: April 23, 2017
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