Events

Please visit our Eventbrite to view all of our current and past events!

Upcoming Events

May Happy Hour!
When? Thursday, May 12th, 6:30pm-8:30pm
Where? Alewife Brewing, 41-11 39th Street, Queens, NY (Sunnyside)
How? Register here …or just show up!

Join us for our May Happy Hour at Alewife Brewing in Sunnyside, Queens! Alewife Brewing is a brewery and taproom serving a wide range of craft beer styles in a beerhall setting with pinball, arcade games, live sports, and rotating food trucks.

For us transit nerds, Alewife is also just across the street from Sunnyside Yard. Take a walk over the 39th Street Bridge to take a peek at the tracks! See you then!

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YPT-NYC Presents: Skills Sharing – Python + GIS with Mark Bauer
When? Tuesday, May 17 6-7:30pm
Where? Online via Zoom
How? Register Here
Curious about how to visualize and quantify transportation and climate challenges? Join YPT-NYC skill-share to learn the basics of GIS + Python! This is a follow-up from our wildly popular workshop in November and will be hosted by the amazing Mark Bauer! It is free to attend; please register on Eventbrite!

About Mark: Mark Bauer, a Data Scientist at First Street Foundation, will host a skillshare, demonstrating how GIS and Python can be used to visualize transportation and climate data. During the session, Mark will walk through a demonstration of how to quantify flood risk within NYC streets/subways using GIS and Python. This is a virtual event targeted at people with no previous Python experience. Instruction to follow.

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YPT-NYC x WE Bike NYC x NYCDOT Brooklyn Bike Tour
When? Saturday, June 4, 1-3:30pm
Where? Meet at Foley Square Lafayette St. & Centre St.
How? Register here
We will be joined by staff from NYC DOT and members of the Prospect Heights Neighborhood Development Council, who manage the Vanderbilt Ave Open Street.

We’ll begin this ~4 mile ride at Foley Square in Manhattan and ride over the dedicated bike lane on the Brooklyn Bridge. The ride will continue through Brooklyn and will end at the hugely successful Vanderbilt Ave Open Street. Along the way, we will gain insights into the implementation of bicycle infrastructure from conception to fruition.

After the ride, stick around to join fellow YPT and WE Bike NYC members for drinks and snacks on the Vanderbilt Ave. open street.

*Please bring: Helmet, mask, sunscreen, money for food/drinks, full water bottles.*Note: This is an all-gender ride open to bicyclists of all experience levels. Helmets are required.

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Coming Soon!

Stay tuned for news on more 2022 programming!

Events in the works include:

  • Transportation Trivia Night
  • Speed Networking
  • YPT Walks

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We are continuously planning new and exciting events for our members.

We welcome you to get in touch with us at yptnyc@gmail.com if you would like to learn more or if you have ideas for an event!