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â€œLIVE TO RIDE, RIDE TO LIVEâ€
EASTSIDE BIKE CLUB CELEBRATES 1ST YEAR ANNIVERSARY WITH
COMMUNITY BIKE RIDE, OUTDOOR MOVIES, MUSIC AND FIREWORKS
On Saturday June 27th, the EASTSIDE BIKE CLUB will be celebrating our 1st
Year Anniversary with a community bike ride thru the streets of Northeast
The event starts at Lincoln Park in Lincoln Heights, just 5 minutes
Northeast of Downtown LA. Bike riders are invited to join our celebration
by arriving at Lincoln Park at 3pm to start to decorate bikes RED, WHITE
and BLUE (Weekend before the 4th of July), check air pressure on tires and
make minor adjustments to bikes.
The ride will depart at 4:30pm and pedal at a casual pace thru the
communities of Lincoln Heights, Boyle Heights and El Sereno. The ride will
conclude back at Lincoln Park where riders will picnic. The Los Angeles
City Parks and Recreation will provide bands and DJâ€™s playing music. The
featured band will be none other than Eastsides own â€œTIERRAâ€.
At dusk there will be an OUTDOOR MOVIE THEATER and a FIREWORKS SHOW!
This event is open to the public and is FREE.
All ages and abilities are welcomed.
What to Bring: A bike in good working order.
Kids under 18 years of age must wear a helmet.
Helmets are available to loan for the ride
Money to buy your meal if you do not pack one â€“ (fundraiser for Park and
Most of all bring a GOOD ATTITUDE and be ready to experience a fun casual
paced ride with some GREAT PEOPLE.
DATE: Saturday June 27th
WHAT: Eastside Bike Club 1st Year Anniversary
TIME: Meet at 3pm â€“ RIDE at 4:30pm
LOCATION: Lincoln Park, 3501 Valley Blvd, Lincoln Heights, CA 90031
CONTACT: Carlos Morales â€œChapulinâ€ 323.221.7400 â€“
The EASTSIDE BIKE CLUB was formed in June 2008 to fill a void of organized
bike rides in the Eastside communities of El Sereno, Lincoln Heights and
Boyle Heights. The purpose of this club is to encourage families to
participate to combat diabetes & obesity in a safe friendly environment and
to allow community members to observe and discover our wonderful community
from a view of a bicycle seat. A second purpose is to educate bike riders
of safe riding in the streets and to know the laws.
We have conversation, mentor and make new friends on our bike treks. The
club rides every Tuesday night at 7pm and Saturday mornings at 10am.
(Saturday ride time subject to change depending on weather conditions).
Our rides are between 10 miles and 30 miles in distance. Community members
as young as 8 years old and as old as 76 years old have participated in our
rides. Currently we have an email subscriber list of nearly 300 emails of
community bike riders.