Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

Click on bolded dates to find out more information about upcoming events.

December 2018

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
  • Friends of Griffin Bike Park Work Day
  • Full Moon Christmas Ride

Upcoming Events

Hats and Hoodies are IN!

Hats and Hoodies are IN!!! Hats $25. Hoodies $35 Prices are for pickup only. Available at the Parks office Griffin Bike Park Office and your local Terre Haute bike shops. Get Yours... read more

Hat and Hoodie Preoders for Christmas!

PRE ORDERS OPEN! GREAT Christmas Gifts! New Hats are on the way! $25 Dollars Each! Black/Red, Navy/White, and Red/White. Also New Hoodies on the way in as well. We went with a single color shirt this time. Allowing for a lower cost. $35 each. Email Rich at to preorder! #VCPRD #indianasbikepark #GBPgear #rideyourbike... read more

Halloween Bikefest Presented by NIPSCO with Heroes New Hope

Join Griffin Bike Park, NIPSCO and Heroes New Hope at the Griffin Bike Park Halloween Bikefest! Ride Race and Play! Saturday, October 27 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. All Ages & Skill Levels Free Event The Halloween Festival Returns! Join us for rides, games, costume contest, the Trick or Treat Trail, and Bonfire! (13 and under require adult supervision)   6/12 hour race registration... read more

Trail Boss Jeff Lenosky group ride Monday 9/17

Trail Boss Jeff Lenosky will visit Griffin Bike Park Monday September 17 for a group ride! Join us for a no drop ride at 5 p.m. Jeff Lenosky is a world class professional freeride and trials rider. Jeff is the host of the youtube channel Trail Boss: Join us in riding and welcoming Jeff to Indianasbikepark. #indianasbikepark #VCPRD #Jefflenosky #giantbikes... read more

Griffin Bike Park Halloween Bikefest

Ride Race and Play! Honoring the areas First Responders Saturday, October 27 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. All Ages & Skill Levels Free Event 4 p.m. Kids Races 5 p.m. Kids Costume Contest and Trick or Treat Trail 6 p.m. Hot Dogs and Smores on the Camp Fire. The Halloween Festival Returns! Join us for rides, games, costume contest, the Trick or Treat Trail, and Bonfire! Full event schedule available at (13 and under require adult... read more

Griffin Bike Park Festival Weather Update

We are postponing, rescheduling,or cancelling parts of the Griffin Bike Park Festival due to incoming severe weather. The Glow Ride and Sundance Skills Clinics will be rescheduled. The Glow Ride and Sundance Skills clinic will be held September 14th beginning at 4 p.m. The Friday Fright Fest Ride and Skills Clinic will be held October 26th beginning at 4 p.m. The Indiana Interscholastic MTB Association races will be held on September 15th beginning at 11 a.m. The GBP Dual Slalom Finals will be held September 23 beginning at 12 p.m. The 5k and MTB XC races will be cancelled. Follow our Facebook page for updates.... read more

The Griffin Bike Park Festival Presented by NIPSCO with Heroes New Hope

Presented by NIPSCO With Heroes New Hope Honoring the memory of Dale Griffin September 7 – 9 Friday, 7:00 p.m. All Ages and Skill Levels $15 All Classes Registration: 5K Trail Run. XC MTB Race. Come Celebrate Friendship Family Freedom and Community at the Griffin Bike Park. Free Rides throughout the weekend, Races on Saturday and Sunday, Cool off with the Lake Jump, open 2 evenings after the races. Live bands on the stage. Kids racing and fun events. Fun for the whole family. Friday kicks off the weekend with Sundance Skills Clinic Beginners Clinic at 5 p.m. Registration:–sundance-collide-beginner-skills-clinic Check in and Meet and Greet at 4 p.m. Followed by the Glow in the Dark Trek Ride at 7 p.m. Registration: Saturday rolls in with the NIPSCO 5k Trail Run at 7 a.m. Registration: Followed by the Indiana Interscholastic MTB Association State Championship Series races at 11.a.m. Open rides and Lake Jump after the races if there is interest. Sunday is the last but not least day of our festival. 9 a.m. Dual Slalom Series Finals. Register day of race. 12 p.m. XC MTB races begin Registration: 3:30 p.m. Kids races. Get your racing fix in with us or just come say... read more

Tour De Parks 2018

This year we begin and end at beautiful Prairie Creek Park. Saturday, August 18 9:00 a.m. Ride Begins All Ages & Skill Levels $20 Preregistration, (includes t shirt) On site registration. Join us for a tour of the Vigo County Parks and Recreation Dept properties. A 53, 35, and 11 mile ride will be available. SAG stops will be on the 30 and 50 routes. Refreshments after the ride. (13 and under require adult... read more

2018 Griffin Bike Park Activity Schedule

    Buffalo Soldiers Winter Ride Recognizing Black History Month Saturday, February 3 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Griffin Bike Park: Main Parking Lot Register Onsite All Ages & Skill Levels Ages 18 and under free! $10 Per Rider Sundance Mountain Bike Skills Clinics and the Trek Women Advocates will be honoring our fallen soldiers by hosting a fundraising winter ride at Griffin Bike Park! Warm up with hot chocolate and cookies after the ride. (13 and under require adult supervision)       Casual Friday Ride Every Friday, (Weather Permitting) 6:00 p.m. ride begins Griffin Bike Park: Main Parking Lot All Ages & Skill Levels Free! All Ages Finish your week with a fun, relaxing ride through our woods at Griffin Bike Park.  Hybrids and mountain bikes are preferable; however, helmets are required. Adult supervision is required for ages 13 and under. Bring a bike light or head lamp to light the trail. Check Griffin Bike Park’s Facebook page every Friday for an updated ride status or call 812-462-3392. (Ages 13 and under require adult supervision)     Save the Date: National Bike to School Day Wednesday, May 9 Details Pending     Hardline Cross Country Races In conjunction with Soldier’s Salute Spring Ride Saturday, May 26 9:00 a.m. Racing Begins Online Registration coming soon All Ages Intermediate to Advanced Riders Recommended $30 per rider w/$5 Timing Chip The Hardline Cross Country Mountain Bike Race will include some of the toughest and rowdiest trails in the Griffin Bike Park trail system. If you are looking for a tougher race than your run of the mill cross country race,... read more

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