Events

Events

Commuter Challenge 2024

Wednesday, May 1 to Friday, May 31

The Commuter Challenge runs May 1 - 31, 2024! The goal of this fun competition is to encourage people who work in the greater Ann Arbor area to commute via walking, biking, carpooling, vanpooling, and taking the bus and continue to do so even after the competition has finished. 

Additional details on the 2024 Commuter Challenge will be posted in April!

Buddy Walk

Tuesday, February 13 to Tuesday, February 13

We’re celebrating Palentine’s Day by commuting together! Meet the getDowntown Program at the Pioneer High School Park & Ride lot (entrance located off Main Street, south of Stadium) to walk or take the bus downtown with the group. This a great opportunity for people who currently park their cars downtown to try walking and using the bus in a supportive environment. 

World Car-Free Day Challenge

Friday, September 22 to Friday, September 29

Starting on World Car-Free Day (Friday, September 22), log any travel where you use alternative transportation (bikes, buses, scooters, and more) for a chance to show your environmental impact and win prizes! The getDowntown Program is excited to partner with the City of Ann Arbor on this new initiative that begins the same day as the A2Zero Green Fair.

Bike to Work Day 2023

Friday, May 19 to Friday, May 19

Many communities celebrate bicycling in May! In 2023, Bike to Work Week is May 15-21, with Bike to Work Day on Friday, May 19, 2023. Find Ann Arbor Bike to Work Day information here.

Bike to Work Day Friday 5/19/23 7-10am Free food, drinks, games and more. Map available from Walk Bike Washtenaw. wbwc.org/bike-to-work-day

 

Commuter Challenge 2023

Monday, May 1 to Wednesday, May 31

The Commuter Challenge runs May 1 - 31, 2023! The goal of the Commuter Challenge is to help people who work in the greater Ann Arbor area commute via walking, biking, carpooling, vanpooling, and taking the bus and continue to do so after the competition. 

Click here for additional details on the 2023 Commuter Challenge.