Posted by Jonathan Maus ( Publisher/Editor ) on June 14th, 2007 at 10:56 am
The fun keeps on rolling along. Yesterday was a rockin’ good time. I checked out the Graffiti Ride (photos) and the Sprockettes Dance Party (photos). Both had huge turnouts and they came together for a party on the Esplanade!
PLATINUM BIKE MASTER PLAN PUBLIC FORUM- NORTH/NE
5210 N. Kerby Ave. (Jefferson High School Cafeteria)
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Come let city transportation staff know where you ride, what needs to be fixed, and your dreams for a platinum bicycling city. This will be one of three public forums, this one focused on North and Northeast Portland.
ROAD WITCH RIDE (AKA MOVE X BIKE + PARKING)
SE 17th & Taylor (Col. Summers Park at the pavilion)
for this ride, think Move X Bike meets Carfree streets. we’re taking a living room and, vendors providing, a backyard on the road and to a few parking spaces near you. have trailer? bring your favorite chair (we’ll have a few, too). pretty potted plant? bring it! just yoiu and your bike? marvelous! let’s reinvent parking together!
LITTLE BEIRUT TOUR
SW Park & Salmon St (South Park Blocks)
George HW Bush coined the term Little Beirut during a visit here in 1990. This ride will tour Portland’s notorious urban riot locations past and present. However, no babies will be pepper-sprayed on this ride.
RECYCLE A BICYCLE
- 1700 NE Alberta St. (The Community Cycling Center)
7:00pm – 9:30pm
Learn more about your bike by taking apart some of ours! The Community Cycling Center receives donated bikes to benefit programs for low-income children and adults. Bike that we cannot use are taken apart; we harvest usable parts and responsibly dispose of the rest.
We provide the tools and an introduction to the night. Anyone under 18 must have a waiver signed by a parent or guardian. *Closed-Toed shoes required*
ROCKY BUTTE SUNSET PICNIC/DANCE PARTY
NE Klickitat & NE 11th (Irving Park entrance at west end of Klickitat)
7:30pm – 10:00pm, ride may end at rocky butte or irving park???
ride to rocky butte to enjoy the sunset and panorama view of portland and the gorge! potluck style snacking, drinking. and dance party!! bring bike lights and a helmet.
Check the official Pedalpalooza calendar for more info.
Remember to leave a comment below with ride reports and links to photos!