For the month of May, go beyond biking and host your own bike event as part of CycleMAYnia!
Whether it’s an event idea from years past, or something new you've just thought of, get the tools to create and host your event as part of CycleMAYnia. By joining the CycleMAYnia team, your event will be eligible for a Traffic Solutions’ mini grant for $50 to $500*. Not only can you get grant money, but you will also be included on the CycleMAYnia website and calendar, as well as printed materials all around town. We are working to support and help fund YOUR bike events!
Events can be for kids and/or adults and relate to any type of cycling or bicycle lifestyle. Think rides, shows, parties, competitions, family fun, education, art, and bikes!bikes!bikes! Register your event by March 8, 2015 at www.surveymonkey.com/s/CycleMAYniaEventReg2015 - you will also be prompted to enter your request for funding. Mini-grants can be used to cover a variety of costs, such as:
For more information on coordinating and registering your event, contact:
Lori La Riva
Traffic Solutions, SBCAG
*Mini-grants are only available for events held on the South Coast, however all bike events throughout the county are welcome in the CycleMAYnia planning and marketing efforts.
CycleMAYnia is coordinated by SBCAG Traffic Solutions and is funded by a City of Santa Barbara sponsored South Coast Measure A Bicycle and Pedestrian Grant. Additional funding is provided by private and public sponsorships. The events are made possible with support from SB Bike, COAST, the City of Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, the City of Goleta, and community volunteers.