River Action's 35th Annual Father's Day Family Bike Ride June 16, 2019

Celebrate the 35th anniversary of Ride the River by enjoying a bi-state tour of the Quad Cities along riverfront bike trails. Packet Pickup and Headquarters will be at the Downtown Davenport YMCA, 606 W. 2nd Street. Cruise on the Mississippi River aboard the Celebration Belle riverboat from Iowa to Illinois or ride your bike across the Government Bridge and historic Arsenal Island. Come join the fun with the whole family for this Father's Day tradition!

Online registration is now open!

Sign up by June 9 for our early bird throwback pricing of $5. You can register in any of the following ways:

  • Come into River Action's temporary office (relocated due to flooding) at 736 Federal St. (above the Isabel Bloom store) in Davenport between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday-Friday to fill out a registration form.
  • Sign up online HERE

This year Ride the River headquarters will be at the Downtown Davenport YMCA at 606 W. 2nd St. Stay tuned for final ride routes as the flood cleanup progresses on our riverfront trails.


Helmets are strongly recommended for all riders. Helmets are mandatory for riders under 18. All riders wishing to ride on to Arsenal Island are required to wear a helmet.

Your participation in Ride the River helps River Action fulfill its mission of making the riverfront a healthful and livable environment for all. You may also wish to consider a membership to River Action and enjoy other great events year round.

Become a Member

Friends of Ride the River

Consider joining Friends of Ride the River where your tax-deductible donation of $50 or more ($100 for businesses) helps ensure the vitality of this community event for years to come. Just mark this option on the registration form. Friends are recognized in a special listing on the ride map.

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