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Help Out Your Favorite Chicago Bike Info Website!

Help Out Your Favorite Chicago Bike Info Website!

If you’re a Chicago cyclist you probably check the Chainlink site at least once a week – perhaps even more often than that.  You’ll note that I always link to their events calendar over on my own abbreviated version of bike events in Chicago  since the Chainlink calendar is the place to check to find […]

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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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Who’s Celebrating Walk (& Bike) To School Day Tomorrow?

Who’s Celebrating Walk (& Bike) To School Day Tomorrow?

  Wednesday, October 3rd is International Walk to School Day!  In fact,  there are walk to school activities throughout the entire month of October.  And even though this month’s day is focus on walking to school, and biking to school is celebrated on day in May, there’s a lot of overlap since the overall goal […]

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Bike Winter Fashion Show Tomorrow Night!

Bike Winter Fashion Show Tomorrow Night!

Come on out to the closing party for the Bike Winter Art Show and celebrate with a cool bikey fashion show to benefit West Town Bikes! The benefit kicks off at 8 pm with a family fun puppet show performed by Jabberwocky. The main event, a runway fashion show, starts at 9 pm and is […]

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Tour de Fat Raises over $400k for Bike Orgs This Year

Tour de Fat Raises over $400k for Bike Orgs This Year

This past summer the Tour de Fat made a stop in Chicago and we rode our bikes up to Logan Square to take part in the bike parade and all the Tour de Fat  bike-friendly activities.  And of course, we drank some beer too.  We enjoyed the fest and ran into some friends which I […]

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The Bicyle Film Festival Comes to Chicago!

The Bicyle Film Festival Comes to Chicago!

The Bicycle Film Festival heads to Chicago November 4th 5th and 6th for a long weekend of bike-themed films, parties, and other events that celebrate and promote the bike.  There’s  a kick-off ride Friday night from West Town Bikes to the Logan Square Auditorium  – the headquarters for the film festival in Chicago — followed […]

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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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