Author Archives: Cynthia Rose

Weather Cancels January HandleBar Happy Hour at Rusty’s

CANCELED DUE TO RAIN: January HandleBar Happy Hour. We are looking forward to scheduling a new date at Rusty’s Surf Ranch on the Santa Monica Pier ASAP!

Enjoy the rain this week but plan to join us next week on Tuesday February 5th for a HandleBar Happy Hour at The Curious Palate as we host a group of Bulgarians visiting Santa Monica. All are welcome!

Find all the info in the calendar event HERE.
Details on our regular monthly HBHH end of February coming soon.

We’ll enjoy an EXTENDED Happy Hour menu of 50% off on 3 beers and 3 wines, and 10% off on everything else, food or drink for our happy group.

Big thank you to our November #BuyLocalSM #BikeLocalSM #HBHH venue The Albright! SO MUCH FUN!

We had a GREAT GROUP – FUN was had by all!

Celebrate #BikeLocalSM, our Buy Local SM businesses, happy hour + new friends at these monthly events!  Learn about upcoming local bike events + find out about and connect with us at SM Spoke… as we visit and introduce you to some of our Buy Local SM businesses.  Eat Local, Drink Local, Buy Local AND Bike Local SM!

Kidical Mass: Valentine Feb 9th at Ishihara Park!

DATE:    SATURDAY February 9th
TIME:    9:00 AM – NOON
START:  Ishihara Park (2909 Exposition Blvd)
– 
meet Exposition Blvd between picnic area and playground.

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Spanish language flyer below

Free: Please RSVP HERE so we have enough refreshments and activity supplies!

Por favor RSVP AQUÍ así que tenemos suficientes refrigerios y materiales de actividad!

Join Santa Monica Spoke and the City of Santa Monica Safe Routes to School for the next Kidical Mass Family Bike Ride at a new location and route from Ishihara Park and Community Gardens!  We are excited to be joined by the Santa Monica Community Gardeners with fresh pancakes and tours of the Community Learning Garden. You never know what special guest could join us.
RSVP and arrive to Check-in for your free prize ticket! YEY Prize Drawings!

Pre-ride snacks, fresh pancakes, coffee, and beverages for the kids (Please help us reduce waste and be sustainable, bring your own cups), Helmet Decorating, Prizes, Free Bike Safety Checks provided by Performance Bicycles, & Check in.
Arrive early and don’t miss the FUN!
We return to Ishihara Park for FUN and post-ride snacks.
Valentine themed activity are being planned!


* Children must be accompanied and are the responsibility of their parents. Bikes should be in good working condition. Free Safety Checks on site for minor adjustments/repairs. Please use good judgement – ride is on city streets – smaller children should be in a child seat, in a trailer or Tag-a-long……


Don’t have a bike –
You can #RideBreeze!

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Don’t have a Kid Carrying Bike? NOT  A PROBLEM !
Special 20% discount on Rentals at the Santa Monica Bike Center. You can find special Kid carrying cargo bikes, kid seats, trailers, tandems, tag-a-longs!! Anything you could need at a 20% discount for rentals) – Please reserve online and write “Kidical Mass” in the special requirements section of the reservation – 20% discount will be applied at check out! Reserve early and plan to pick up bikes Saturday morning in time to arrive at the event.


Un paseo de grupo en bicicleta, divertido y para toda la familia.

Con el tema de Día de San Valentín en Santa Mónica comenzando en Ishihara Park a las 9 am 2/09/19.

January 31: 1st HandleBar Happy Hour of 2019

CANCELED DUE TO RAIN: January HandleBar Happy Hour new date at Rusty’s Surf Ranch on the Santa Monica Pier announced when confirmed!


Due to rain our HandleBar Happy Hour for January is postponed – a new date at Rusty’s will be posted when confirmed in the next few months.

Join us next week on February 5th for a HandleBar Happy Hour at Curious Palate as we host guests visiting Santa Monica from Bulgaria. Info HERE

Stay tuned to updates on and the new date posted here, in the event, or at our event calendar.

#HBHH #BikeLocalSM #BikeSM #SMSpoke #DrinkLocalSM #EatLocalSM

Our Happy Hours support local businesses and BuyLocalSM like Rusty’s Surf Ranch
Voted as the Most Loved Business on the Santa Monica Pier (2015 + 2016) + as a runner-up for Happy Hour + Live Music/Entertainment Venue categories (2016 + 2017)


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End of every month we like to get together for fun, support local businesses, and to celebrate all things bike.
Always fun, always family friendly!

Socialize, talk bikes, give input ….

If it’s on your way don’t forget to pass the Bike Counter!


Big thank you to our November #BuyLocalSM #BikeLocalSM #HBHH venue The Albright! SO MUCH FUN!

We had a GREAT GROUP – FUN was had by all!

Celebrate #BikeLocalSM, our Buy Local SM businesses, happy hour + new friends at these monthly events!  Learn about upcoming local bike events + find out about and connect with us at SM Spoke… as we visit and introduce you to some of our Buy Local SM businesses.  Eat Local, Drink Local, Buy Local AND Bike Local SM!

Holiday Greetings & Happy, Happy New Year!

May all your holidays be filled with joy, laughter,
family and friends!

We are looking forward to enjoying another
HAPPY NEW YEAR together with YOU!

May all your holidays be Bikey and Bright and HAPPY NEW YEAR!


With your support, we work to support our mission of a
Santa 
Monica that is more sustainable, healthier,
and a safer place to live, walk, bike, work and play!

We would love to have you join us – there is still time to
pledge your support for our 2019
Safety, Eduction & Outreach Campaigns
with a year end Donation!

Thank You!https://lacbc.nationbuilder.com/santamonica_donate

We are still a go for tonight!

Still on – November Ride (or walk) with the Mayor to our monthly HandleBar Happy Hour at The Albright

We still plan to meet at City Hall — 5:15pm
– we are planning to play it by the weather if we will ride our route or go straight to The Albright!
Join us!