Event Ideas

Walk and bike events come in all sizes. Make the event something that will resonate with what families, the school and broader community care about, whether it’s encouraging physical activity, building a sense of community, highlighting the need for sidewalks or another cause. Browse these ideas to help you plan your event.

Walking School Buses and Bicycle Trains

Walk or Bike to School Day Events provide an opportunity for students to walk or bike as a group to school as part of a walking school bus or a bicycle train.
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Too Far to Walk or Bike?

Even if many students live too far to walk or bike from home, they can still be part of a great Walk to School Day or Bike to School Day celebration. In an effort to include everyone, many event organizers offer options for bus riders and parent-driven students.
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Walkability and Bikeability Checklists

Checklists provide a way to easily record safety problems along walking and bicycling routes to school. They can also be used to share information with school and community leaders and media.
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