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Walk Ride Day!

Written by Boston Biker on Aug 06

Celebrate this fun monthly celebration of green transport! Wear some green as you “go green” (walk/ride a bike, bus, train, scooter…) and get rewarded by sponsoring businesses or at special Walk/Ride Day events. Get your favorite stores to join in as sponsors, and invite your friends. If there were ever thinking about trying bicycle commuting, this is the one
day to start! Start Walk/Ride Day in your community, if it isn’t already happening there!

More info: www.GoGreenStreets.org


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Bike Show/Swap

Written by Boston Biker on Aug 06

This is kind of strange…the Larz Anderson auto museum is having a bike show/swap…but whatever looks like a cool event.

August 9, 2009
9:00:AM
15 Newton Street Brookline MA 02445
For more information call: 617-522-6547

August 9th is Bicycle Day at the museum. Come see Highwheelers, specialty and custom bikes, road bikes, and many many unique bicycles. There will be food available starting at 8:30AM till 2PM provided by Eurodelights catering.

Sunday, August 9, 2009

Set up for Swap Meet 8:00 AM

Set up for Concourse 9:00 AM

Show 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Chairman’s Awards for Best in Show to be presented in dedication to Jack Kowal (“Mr. Columbia”) and Sheldon Brown.

For General Information, please contact Peter Namen at [email protected]

Please contact Joe Rapoza for any information pertaining to the swap meet. (508) 558-5129 or [email protected]


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