Tag Archives: Bike Events in Chicago
Come to the #BikeChi Bike Brunch Sunday August 17th

Come to the #BikeChi Bike Brunch Sunday August 17th

This month I’m hosting a picnic bike brunch for everyone who bikes in Chicago. Grab your favorite summertime brunchy snack or drink and head on out to Arrigo Park near Loomis and Polk , near UIC on 8/17 at 11:00am.

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Chicago Meets Copenhagen

Chicago Meets Copenhagen

Today I’ve got guest blogger Jay Clark here on Ding Ding Let’s Ride ,  with his rundown of a transit presentation by a couple of Chicago’s Aldermen after their recent trip to Copenhagen. Jay is an old friend and a long-time Chicago resident, runner, and cyclist.  Check out his 100 Signs – 1,000 Steps blog – […]

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Bike Events, Bike Events, Chicago Bike Events Everywhere!

Bike Events, Bike Events, Chicago Bike Events Everywhere!

Summer may be over but you wouldn’t know by the bike social calendar in Chicago!  If you keep tabs on the little event calendar I maintain on the right side of this blog, you’ll see that in the new few weeks there are a ton of great bike events coming up and I’m only listing […]

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Cargo Bikes – Share the Love & Come to the Roll Call!

Cargo Bikes – Share the Love & Come to the Roll Call!

Earlier this summer we bought ourselves a cargo bike – a bright orange Yuba Mundo! You can read about it in full detail in this earlier post I wrote. We are big big fans.  There are a lot of different types of cargo bikes, from bakfiets, to box bikes, long johns, bucket bikes, and of course […]

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Bike-In Movie Fundraiser for West Town Bikes

Bike-In Movie Fundraiser for West Town Bikes

***PLEASE NOTE – THE DATE HAS BEEN CHANGE DUE TO WEATHER *** Whole Foods Market and New Belgium Brewing are partnering to present a movie on the roof under the stars! Head on over to the Whole Foods Lincoln Park store on  (new date!)  Tuesday, August 30th, for a special screening of Ferris Bueller’s Day […]

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A Sizzling Summery Seersucker Social Ride

A Sizzling Summery Seersucker Social Ride

The weekend before last, when the searing summer heat was just starting to kick in,  The Slow Bicycle Society and The British Bicycles of Chicago club hosted a Seersucker Social bike ride. We started out at the Streetside Cafe and rode through Humboldt Park to the Boat House, then to the Blind Robin in Ukrainian […]

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Hanging out at the Tour de Fat Chicago

Hanging out at the Tour de Fat Chicago

If you’re not familiar with New Belgium Brewing Company and their fairly well-known Fat Tire  Amber Ale then you might not be familiar with the annual Tour de Fat – their multi-city festival that spreads the love of biking, and of course beer, around the country.  This year 13 lucky cities are being visited by […]

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