Bike Week Pasadena 2013

May 15, 2013
Photo courtesy of Jason Carman (2012)

Photo courtesy of Jason Carman (2012)

Four days left of the 7th Annual Bike Week Pasadena.

Activities as conveyed by press release:

Wednesday, May 15th, 6:30-9:30 p.m.: dedicated to supporting women on two wheels. A quick-fix repair clinic will be at Paseo Colorado with a social ride through the streets of Pasadena. The ride will be through the streets of Pasadena, riding at a leisurely pace for 7 miles with a stop at Jones Coffee. Location: Paseo Colorado Courtyard, 278 East Colorado Boulevard on the Green Street side.

Thursday, May 16th, 6:30-8:30 a.m.: stop by Pasadena City Hall for a pit stop with coffee, snacks, safety tips, and be recognized for your new (or renewed) commitment to commuting on two wheels. Location: Pasadena City Hall, 100 North Garfield Avenue.

Thursday, May 16th, 5:30-7:30 p.m.: spruce up your ride and grab some grub, drinks, and discounts. New Belgium Brewing will be treating all commuters (21 and over) to their Shift brews. Locaton: Incycle, 175 South Fair Oaks Avenue.

Friday, May 17th, 7-11 p.m.: enjoy a ride under the stars for a moonlight ride to a bike-in movie, Napolean Dynamite, on the big screen at One Colorado. Location: meet at 7 p.m. at Pasadena Cyclery, 1670 East Walnut Street.

Saturday, May 18th, day: roll through the Kids’ Costume Bike Parade. Wear your favorite wacky costumes—for you and your bike—as safe routes are explored and music is provided. A slow, 10 mph ride for about 3 miles. A special appearance by the Mayor! Location: Victory Park, 2575 Paloma Street, Pasadena.

Remember to have a bicycle in good running order with plenty of night lights. All participants under 18 must wear a helmet and be escorted by a parent or guardian.

For complete info, visit

Photo courtesy of Pasadena Now

Photo courtesy of Pasadena Now



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