may 2021

23may3:00 pm4:30 pmCity Bike Tour on the Little Sugar Creek Greenway (from Alexander Park)4.0 miles | greenway and street bike riding | Ages 12+

Event Details

*Pre-registration is required for this event. 

**In compliance with local municipal and current CDC guidelines, Catawba Lands Conservancy and Carolina Thread Trail are taking the following steps and exercising additional precautions to ensure the safety of program participants, volunteers, and staff:

  • All programs outdoors
  • Limit program capacity to 25 or fewer
  • All staff using masks
  • Encouraging all participants to use masks and socially distance

Bring your own bike, or hop on a FREE bikeshare e-bike provided by Charlotte Joy Rides. We will take a leisurely ride along Little Sugar Creek Greenway from Alexander Park northbound through Cordelia and some residential roads. We will make a few stops along the way to learn about the public benefits of greenways, the importance of Little Sugar Creek, and the history and development of the NoDa area. Please note that the bike-share bicycles are only available in one size, so kids should bring their own bicycle and helmet to ensure a good fit.


  • Date and time: Sunday, May 23 3PM – 4:30PM
  • Trail Map: Little Sugar Creek Greenway (Cordelia Park to 12th Street Segment)
  • Parking address: Alexander Park, 739 E 12th St, Charlotte, NC 28206 MAP
  • Find us: Look for the Carolina Thread Trail sign in table by the parking lot

We provide:

  • A Carolina Thread Trail staff guide
  • First aid
  • Extra helmets for adults and youth
  • Extra bicycles lights
  • Free adult-size bike from Charlotte Joy Ride
  • Extra masks and hand sanitizer

Please bring:

  • Your bike (if you have one)
  • Your helmet (if you have one)
  • Full water bottle
  • A face mask (we can provide one if needed) and hand sanitizer


(Sunday) 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Tickets & Registration