Plike Newport

April 25, 2021
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
free ticket
Location: Bike Newport, 62 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840
62 Broadway
Newport, RI 02840

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Join us for Plike Newport: an Aquidneck Island Earth Week event

PLIKE! [verb]To pick up litter while biking.

How it works:
-This event begins & ends at Bike Newport HQ.
-Gather at Bike Newport HQ between 10-11am, collect cleanup tools, enjoy local treats, register for prizes.
-Bike around town, to the beach, or to a park to pick up litter.
-Bring your litter back to Bike Newport HQ in your backpack. We will sort & weigh all collected litter!
-Everyone must return by 2pm latest.

What you need to bring:
-Your bike, helmet, water bottle, and a backpack or pannier.
*Would you rather participate on foot? You can plalk (pick up litter while walking) or plog (pick up litter while jogging)

What we will provide:
-Cleanup supplies: gloves, reusable bags to line your backpack, map of heavily-littered areas
-Fuel! Coffee & pastries
-Water-filling station

Please note:
-Go at your own pace - this is not a race!
-Masks are required.
-We will ensure COVID compliance with hand sanitizing and 6-ft social distancing.
-If you don’t have a bike and would like one, consider getting one from Bike Newport’s Adopt-A-Bike program a few weeks ahead of time. Contact Allyson ( to learn more!

If you have any questions, email

Thank you for supporting Bike Newport in our effort to bring pliking to Aquidneck Island for Earth Week and beyond!

Brought to you by Bike Newport & ERICD

Plike Newport
  • April 25, 2021
  • Bike Newport, 62 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840
  • free ticket