The Chicago Bike Week festivities will culminate on Friday, June 14 at 7am with the Bike to Work Rally on Daley Plaza (Washington and Dearborn streets). Join thousands of cyclists for live music and FREE continental breakfast provided by 7-Eleven. Also, all cyclists will receive a FREE T-shirt as well as use of the complimentary Kickstart by Mountain Dew Free Bike Valet.See More
"I swa this beautiful Faraday electirc bicycle advertised in Wired Magazine a few months ago. http://www.faradaybikes.com/. I would love to have one from a design standpoint alone, but $3500 is too rich for me. If I did have…"
"Love the photos. I agree with Barry about using a multi-lock approach. I use a Ulock to grab my back wheel and frame - it fits pretty tighly so there isn't much space for someone to get in and saw it off. Then I use a cable…"
Not sure how long it has been there, but I just saw the bicycle display in the flowerbed outside Willis Tower along Franklin St. this morning. It is to promote their new bicycle valet program, but I also just think it is a lovely piece of public art that represents well the joy many of us feel on our bikes and the diversity of bikers out there. I had no camera on me, but you can…See More
Alderman Harry Osterman of the 48th Ward and event promoters expect hundreds of bicyclists dressed in vintage to descend on the an Uptown neighborhood April 21. The event is set to help launch a season for Vintage Garage Chicago, a monthly flea market there.“A bike ride is the best way to celebrate the arrival of spring,” says Melissa Sands of Vintage Promotions, LLC, producer of the show. “And wearing vintage for the ride is a great way to launch the season of fun and finds in the Vintage…See More
Celebrate Spring and dress to impress in your most fashionable tweed ensembles. The BBC shall be exploring fine gardens on this ride. So both tweed and garden party garb are encouraged. Ladies, bring your finest hats. Gents, pastels are indeed manly! Route and starting location coming soon!See More
We're expecting thousands of people at the Chicago Bike Swap on Saturday, March 9, 2013.The new space at UIC’s Physical Education Building in the West Loop is even bigger than last year’s, and will feature vendors, presentations and entertainment.Leave a bike you want to sell and your cell phone number at the bike corral. We’ll call you when someone’s ready to buy, while you check out the rest of the event.There will be bike safety activities for kids, presentations on bike advocacy and chances…See More
"I love this movie and would love to go if I didn't already have other unadjustable plans. Best biking movie, and one of my fave movies in general! I have the DVD too. So glad the Portage is showing it - kudos!"