Donate TODAY and support Santa Monica Spoke!
Please help support our local and regional mission for a better, more walkable, bikeable Santa Monica and LA County with a donation today. Donations made from this link benefit Santa Monica Spoke through LACBC: AND you could win a new bike!
All new membership, renewals and donations until December 31, 2016* are entered to win this bike from Pure Cycles! Donate today and be entered to win!
Any amount helps Santa Monica Spoke, LACBC and its chapters work together to make communities in L.A. County into healthy, safe, and fun places to walk and ride a bike.
*Including our #GivingTuesday Event
Paws & Pedals
Paws and Pedals Adoption Event, in partnership with Public Bikes, LA Love and Leashes is coming up this Saturday. They will have dogs up for adoption in the store, as well as gifts and giveaways, and samples from Healthy Spot, Earthbath and a few others. They will also have a pet photographer on-site to take pet portraits and will be collecting donations which will all go to LA Love and Leashes.
Bikerowave: Potluck / Open House this Saturday 12/10
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Celebrate the history of LACBC, our campaigns, rides in our city, and the people working to make our communities healthy, safe, and fun places to bike! Join your fellow cyclists for a great evening with food, drinks, music, and conversation about biking in L.A.
Ticket rates are suggested donations for members and nonmembers. No one will be turned away at the door on Wednesday!
All ticket levels include- food, drinks, a Where to Bike in LA book and special LACBC merchandise!
Thank you to our Open House Sponsors!
When: Wednesday, December 7th – 7pm*
Where: Aero Theatre * 1328 Montana Ave. * Santa Monica 90403
* Please arrive by 6:40 to guarantee you get a seat
, retired Geography and Earth Science Professor at Santa Monica College
, will moderate a panel discussion after the screening.
FREE BIKE VALET
Bike Valet courtesy of Santa Monica Dept. of Planning & Community Development
Zero Waste Event
Enjoy the concessions, but when finished, please discard in a sustainable manner to minimize
You can do this by discarding items at the Zero Waste stations we’ll have at the theatre. Sustainable Works staff and volunteers will be on hand to help you sort and place materials into the correct Compostable, Recyclable and Landfill bins at these stations
Bring a reusable water bottle!
Water will be provided by the City of Santa Monica.
Electric Bike EXPO December 2-4, Santa Monica Pier Parking Lot!
Test Ride More Than 100 Different Models
Come test ride more than 100 different models of the latest electric assist bikes from brands.
There will be a wide range of bicycles ranging from beach cruisers to street commuters, to mountain bikes and cargo bikes to try. Many of the models are brand new to the US and here to be tested by you for the very first time!
Register for the Expo now! Click here.
Register and you will be entered to win prizes like a LED light or Electric Bike Expo polo shirt, and you will have VIP (quick) access to the test track.
Meet all the manufacturers and learn everything you need to know about this fun transportation alternative. Best of all, it’s FREE!
Tempo Bicycles will be raffling off one of their Carmel or Santa Barbara hybrid electric bicycles worth $4,000 to a lucky winner — the raffle proceeds will go to Santa Monica Spoke. Raffle tickets will be $5 each for a chance to win a Tempo hybrid electric bicycle!
More on the event is here
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Celebrate the history of LACBC, our campaigns, rides in our city, and the people working to make our communities healthy, safe, and fun places to bike! Join your fellow bicyclists for a great evening with food, drinks, music, and conversation about biking in L.A.
Get your tickets at: http://www.la-bike.org/openhouse16
Tickets are $5 for LACBC members and $20 for non-members (which includes an LACBC membership)6
Both ticket levels include- food, drinks, a Where to bike in LA book and special LACBC merchandise!
Here’s wishing you all a wonderful day of thanks.
Many many thanks for friends, family and bikes!
Enjoy your day – enjoy a ride – see you all soon!
Image Back Alley Bikes 2012, courtesy of missionbicycle.com
TODAY and EVERYDAY
Commit to GIVE 3FT (or more) for Safety as you pass people on bikes! WE’LL THANK YOU!