Category Archives: Events


it’s beginning to look a lot like…Springtime?! It’s been an unseasonably warm December so far, and we’re celebrating by renting bikes until snow hits the ground!  If you and your group would like to rent bikes in DC, rentals are available at our Union Station location only, Monday-Friday from 10 AM to Dusk and on weekends, weather permitting.  Either reserve your rental online (click the RESERVE NOW button above) or walk-up to our Union Station Location.

Our Union Station location is located at the intersection of 1st st & Massachusetts ave NE, just to the west of Union Station, within the new Bikestation. When coming from inside the Union Station Grand Hall, turn right upon exiting and walk towards the western side of the building. From the metro, exit toward shops and turn left at the top of the escalators and walk through the stone arches to the Bikestation.

Check back here for news about our weekend openings!





It’s that time of year again folks…it’s time for Bike and Roll DC’s annual bike sale!

Stop by Bike and Roll DC any time from 11 AM-3 PM through Sunday, November 15. We will be selling our well-maintained Trek Verve 3 Adult Comfort Hybrid bikes in a wide variety of sizes to fit your cycling needs. Additionally–we’ll also be selling tandem bikes and the super cool “DC Cool” Electra Ticino bikes.

Bike and Roll will help you begin your two-wheeled adventure–don’t miss out on these amazing deals on high quality bikes!

As always, the sales are cash only and final, so please come prepared (and excited to go home with a bicycle!). The sale will be held at our National Mall location in L’Enfant Plaza.

Click on the flyer below for more info.

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A Biker’s Guide to the Pope’s Visit to DC

Washington DC is about to receive a pretty important guest.  Scratch that, Washington DC is about to receive THE MOST important guest when Pope Francis arrives in our Nation’s Capital next week.  According to WMATA, “Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to attend events during the Papal visit, which will likely result in crowding and delays on trains and buses, and could produce near Inauguration ridership levels at selected stations.”  Although all modes of transportation during the Pope’s visit will pose some challenges, experts agree that biking is the best way to get around. We’ve put together some helpful information for all those planning to BIKE while Pope Francis ROLLs (via Pope Mobile) through town.

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5 Things to do in DC in June

Summer has come to DC, and before it gets TOO hot out, check out some awesome outdoor activities in the District this month!

1. Capital Pride

The LGBT community is celebrating the 40th anniversary of Pride in DC this month. Festivities include a parade on Saturday, June 13, a festival on Sunday, June 14, and countless other parties and celebrations. This month, we’re offering$5 off our bike and Segway tours with the promo code PRIDE40. Book now!

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3 Awesome Memorial Day Weekend Activities

Visiting DC this Memorial Day weekend? Maybe you’re a local sticking around town and looking for something fun to do. Check out some of these great activities going on in the 202!

1. Downtown DC Location Opens!

We’ve been gone for a minute, now we’re back! Our Downtown DC location at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library will reopen Saturday, May 23! Now it’s even more convenient to rent a bike from us for the day! It’s just blocks away from the Grand Hyatt, Hotel Monaco, Ford’s Theatre, the Convention Center, and countless other places, convenient for visitors and locals alike.

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5 Things to do in DC in May

DC is finally warming up! With great weather comes plenty of great events, particularly outdoor events, to enjoy around the city. Trade in your Uggs for Sperrys and have a blast in the greatest city on Earth*.

1. Around the World Embassy Tour

This annual event is a celebration of international cuisine. Embassies around the city join with artists, artisans, performers, teachers, and more to showcase culture from around the world. More than 40 embassies will open their doors on May 2from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The best part? Admission is FREE.

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