Tour de Elizabeth

Mark your Calendars and register Today!

On May 19th 2024, cyclists of all ages and skill levels will enjoy riding through car-free streets of Elizabeth, NJ for the 21th Annual Tour de Elizabeth. On-site registration will open at 7:30am on the 19th and the ride begins promptly at 9am. Online registration is available now so you can reserve your spot today.

Produced in conjunction with the City of Elizabeth and Mayor J. Christian Bollwage, Groundwork Elizabeth’s Annual Tour de Elizabeth is a 15-mile, bicycle tour that explores the diverse cultural communities of Elizabeth, New Jersey with unique tour routes, newly designed each year, to feature a variety of contemporary and historical landmarks that showcase Elizabeth’s rich history, art, and culture. 

Support For Our Community

The Tour invites cyclists of all ages and skill levels to ride, with proceeds supporting Groundwork Elizabeth’s programs that benefit our local communities and schools. When you support the Tour, you’re helping us in our mission to “empower people, businesses and organizations to promote environmental, economic and social well-being.”

An Event For Everyone

Every year, the Tour begins and ends in front of Elizabeth’s City Hall where you’ll find a festive atmosphere that includes a live DJ and local vendors providing complimentary giveaways and goods for sale. Those, combined with information booths of local charitable groups and community services, serve as the heart of an event meant to entertain, engage and educate all the riders, spectators and public at-large. 

Groundwork Elizabeth is honored to have the ongoing and full support of the City of Elizabeth and Mayor J. Christian Bollwage, the Union County Board of County Commissioners,  the Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce, the Elizabeth Destination Marketing Organization, the Elizabeth Avenue Partnership, the Historic Midtown Special Improvement District, the Elizabeth Development Company, and countless public and private sector sponsors and partners like lead sponsor, Elizabethtown Gas,.

No bike? No problem!

Thank you to our event partner,, for another of year of providing free helmets with all bicycle rentals for the Tour de Elizabeth.

Can’t make it?

If you are unable to join us for this year’s Tour de Elizabeth, you can still support our valuable programming by becoming a program sponsor or making a donation. Donations can be made online or call us at (908) 289-0262 to find out more about how you can help!