******* buy bus passes come winter. But for those of us who steadfastly bike through the cold and rain comes the Mini-Bike-Winter, a three-day festival kicking off tonight with the Drunken Public Bike Crawl, followed Saturday with an Alleycat race and dance party, and concluding Sunday with the awesome winter Bike Olympics. See www.zoobomb.org for the details. Bike Crawl meets at Colonel Summers Park, 20th & Belmont, 9:30 pm, BYOB
Friday night the 18th will be a Drunkin Public Bike Crawl. meet at 9pm, colonel sumners park, under the covered veranda, near the b'ball courts. byo-Everything. we'll drink and ride to all our favorite outdoor spots. the world is our bar.
Saturday the 19th will be the minibike alleycat race at 8:30pm (starting at pioneer square) to the party at CO 7 gallery on SE 7th and Harrison, with Laundry Day going on at 10:30 and Show Me the Pink going on at 11, and DoJe & hELLEBORE after midnight till late. the race will finish at 9-ish at the party.
sunday the 20th will be the mini-bike-winter-olympics. a day full of zb-style olympic events - bike limbo, mini bike toss, demolition derby, mini-bike jousting, minibike tug-o-war - culminating in the Tour da Bomb, the official ZB race from the top of the hill (3.0) to the fountain. start training now in your bike class. there'll a 16cc class, 20cc class, and big bike class, and trophies for the winners. the Olympics go from 1-5pm @ nw 19th and Savier (under the fremont bridge), the Tour Da Bomb begins at 9pm on the Hill. don't know where on the hill? meet at roccos @ 8:45.
and as per ZB tradition, IT'S ALL FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
Where else but Portland, Oregon???!!!