Here are some of our favorite bike events in the #bikenyc community this month!
Po Campo 10th Birthday Celebration
Wednesday, July 9
6pm-9pm, Tacocina, Domino Park, Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Po Campo, the original (and local!) designer of stylish, functional bike bags, is celebrating its 10th birthday! Join us for snacks, games, prizes, and good times.
[Full disclosure - Po Campo is owned by me, Maria Boustead, author of the WE Bike NYC newsletter]
Bicycle Habitat Women's Cycling NYC Ride to Coney Island, Rockaways, Long Beach
Saturday, July 13
8am-2pm, outside the PS 503 schoolyard on the corner of 4th Ave (between 59th and 60th Sts), Sunset Park, Brooklyn
Choose your own adventure of 20, 30 or 40 miles! We will have three groups, each going a different speed: 12-14 MPH, 14-16 MPH, and 16-18 MPH. Riders in all groups will have the option of completing the 20, 30, or 40 mile ride options. Routes will be provided to registered riders as we approach the ride date in the form of an email from your ride leader.
Urban Farming Bike Tour
Sunday, July 14
2pm-3:30pm, Randall's Island Connector to the Bronx (meet on Randall's Island side)
Join the Randall's Island Park Alliance for a ride around the Island and see a variety of ways produce can be grown in an urban environment. They'll visit the NYC Parks 5-Borough Green Roof, as well as the RIPA Urban Farm!
Bike the Jamaica Bay Greenway
Saturday, July 20
9am-11am, Canarsie Park, East 102nd St, Brooklyn
Join NAC Ecologists, New York State Park staff, and Jamaica Bay-Rockaway Parks Conservancy staff for a bike tour of natural areas along the Jamaica Bay Greenway. Bring your own bike! Mostly flat terrain with small hills. Bring lots of water, a hat, and sunscreen. Registration required.