Third Sunday of every month, 10am
The best way to experience the ambiance of Coral Gables is on a leisurely bike ride down the famous tree-lined boulevards, past the public parks, plazas and fountains, and by the beautiful homes and gardens. Join us for fun, educational bicycle tours through The City Beautiful every 3rd Sunday of every month. Each tour offers a different theme and route!
Presented by Coral Gables Museum and Bike Walk Coral Gables. Bike rentals and helmets (required for children under 16) are available at No Boundaries (305-444-3206), conveniently located across the street from the Museum at 220 Aragon Avenue.
Approximately 2 hrs.
$10; $5 for Museum members and children under 12.
Please RSVP to 305-603-8067.
April 14th Bike to Brunch (Note: this tour is on the 2nd Sunday) – Work up an appetite exploring the Gables hidden gems and celebrate your discovery with a group brunch on Giralda Plaza, the city’s most popular eating destination. Participants will be responsible to pay for their own meal.
May 19th – Tree Canopy Tour – Coral Gables has been an official Tree City USA for over 32 years! Discover the incredible variety of tree species that help provide shade on hot summer days. Ride along with a local plant expert that will help identify plant species, teach us about their unique characteristics, and remind us of their many benefits. This ride is family friendly.
June 16th – Fire & Ice – The kids are out of school and its time to get them moving. Enjoy this kid-friendly ride that includes a tour of a city fire station and a taste of some of the best ice cream the Gables has to offer. Learn all the aspects of life at the firehouse, including an equipment demonstration and display of the trucks. Kid friendly ride.
July 21st – Montgomery botanical garden – It’s a hot summer and it calls for a relaxing ride through a lush garden of palms and cycads, many brought as seeds from around the world. Learn about the geology of South Florida in this eye-opening bike tour through the path at this world famous botanical garden. Tour starts and ends at Montgomery Botanical at 11901 Old Cutler Road. (Kid-friendly)
August 18th – Women on the Verge…of greatness – Though George Merrick founded the Gables, many women, including his mother Althea, also had a great impact on how the city would form and thrive. Visit the homes of some of the Gables’ most renowned women and learn about the impressive accomplishments – both locally and nationally – that endear them to our city.