Thousands of commuters are expected to pedal to work today and participate in cycling events around the Sacramento region as part of Bike to Work Day.
Events include Capitol BikeFest, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., on the state Capitol west steps. The festival includes prizes and bike safety checks by cycling shop mechanics.
Volunteers will set up breakfast and energizer stations for bikers on key routes in the region. For a complete list of stations, visit mayisbikemonth.com/events.asp.