Maritza Arango (Events Editor)

Maritza Arango (Events Editor)

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BikePortland Articles by Maritza Arango (Events Editor)

Weekend Event Guide: Kidical Mass, sharrow art tour, alley cat for human rights, and more!

Hi everyone! This week’s guide is sponsored by Seven Corners Cycles who invites you to save 20% storewide at their store closing liquidation sale going on now. As we get into mid-summer, the weather is just ideal for outdoor happenings: pleasant temperatures and mostly blue skies with mesmerizing colorful sunsets. Here are some of our … Read more

Weekend Event Guide: Cargopalooza, Yacht Rock, fruit tree finding, and more

Hi everyone! We’ll have partially cloud-covered skies this weekend with a higher chance of sun on Sunday, much to the benefit of folks heading to the Willamette for The Big Float. Remember to wear sunscreen!   Here’s our selection: Friday, July 8th Yacht Rock Ride – 6:00 pm at the Cart Blocks (W Burnside)Back for … Read more

Weekend Event Guide: Unite with victims, sewing cyclists, and dog lovers

Hi everyone. We’re halfway way through the year. Can you believe that?! Let’s celebrate with a weekend where the weather will be fine and the streets will be filled with powerful Bike Summer energy. Before you head out, check the official Pedalpalooza calendar for ride updates, cancellations, and so on. Check out this week’s ride … Read more