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A WABA Signature Event

50 States Ride Presented By Signal Financial

Saturday, September 21st

Explore All Avenues.

Find the best of DC on this can’t miss,
classic rite of passage bike event,
now in its 20th year.


September 21, 2024

Four Fun and
Formidable Routes

50 States Riders

Includes four distance options ranging from
2 to 60 miles, offering a suitable challenge and enjoyable experience for all— kids and adults alike.

The Shape of
Things to Come

50 States Riders Moving Forward

Each route is as much a chance to appreciate the good infrastructure we have as well as to envision improvements and a more accessible city for everyone.

Partying Outside
The Lines

Post-ride Party

At the finish, riders join together to let loose and revel in a unique accomplishment— feeling joyous and united in support of better bicycling.

Premium Freebies: All Included

Boxed Lunch

Boxed Lunch



Raffle Tickets

Raffle Tickets

Benefitting WABA


The Washington Area Bicyclist Association empowers people to ride bikes, build connections, and transform places. The 50 States Ride raises funds to be put directly toward advocacy, education, and outreach.

Serious Fun

After 20 years, this great ride deserves a great celebration.
We are pulling out all the stops to make it an unforgettable experience! Enjoy an awesome route, great pit-stops, collectible swag, and an incredible post-ride party with food and drink, games, prizes, and entertainment. Don’t miss out!

Nice Route

Route Map

Food and Drink

Food and Drink


Party Hat



20 Years and Miles of Smiles

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Sign Up Today!

This year’s event promises to be bigger and better than ever before. Tour the city on this storied ride, connect with the bike community, and support better bicycling in our region. Act fast to get in on the fun!