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Celebrate KC’s community bike shops this weekend

KC is fortunate to have not one but two community bike shops providing low-cost transportation options and skills training for local residents. This weekend both shops celebrate big milestones. The 816 Bicycle Collective has been at 31st and Troost for … Continue reading

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Dinner and Bikes Tour stops in KC with unique twist

Lots of touring cyclists come through the crossroads that is Kansas City. This week a tour with unique twist is stopping here for an evening of dinner, film, and conversation. The Dinner Bikes Tour is traveling the US with a … Continue reading

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Get your boat ready for the bike-powered Trashboat Regatta

June 26th is KC’s 2nd Annual Trashboat Regatta on the Missouri River. The goal is to make a river-worthy watercraft out of reused, recycled, and found materials. The vessel must either be bicycle-powered in the water or towed to the … Continue reading

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This weekend: Goldsprints and a bike winter class

Coming up this weekend are two great events, a free class on winter bicycling tips and tricks, and the return of the KC Sprints roller races. KC Sprints: Friday January 28th Head over to Buzzard Beach in Westport after Critical … Continue reading

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New Years bike events

There are several things going around the city this weekend, including Critical Mass, two cyclocross races, a big club ride, and the debut party for the Cyclists’ Little Black Dress calendar and Family Bicycles’ new store. Be sure to check … Continue reading

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Weekend events

Heart of America Bridge bike/ped path – Friday Free bagels on the bridge 7:00-8:30 a.m. Ribbon cutting at 2:00 p.m., followed by first ride across the bridge and after party until 7:00pm at The Caddy Shack.  Details. Traffic Skills 101 … Continue reading

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Big weekend showcases much of our local bike culture

If you thought last weekend was big for bicycling in Kansas City, this weekend is even bigger. Events all over the metro area will give you a very big slice of local culture. There’s something for almost every persuasion, whether … Continue reading

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Pub ‘n’ Pedal Photo Pub Crawl

Come out and ride in KC’s best (and only) bicycle photo scavenger hunt pub crawl! Saturday, September 18th at the Oscodrome, the old Osco store at Westport Road and Main Street. Check it out at kcsprints.blogspot.com.

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BIKES ARE HOT – 816 Bike Collective Fundraiser Party

The 816 Bicycle Collective is a great group that does tremendous work fixing up bikes and distributing them to deserving folks in their community centered around 31st and Troost. They depend on the support of the community to keep the … Continue reading

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New Belgium Clips of Faith Beer/Film Tour Friday night

New Belgium Brewery’s newest traveling festival is coming to Kansas City this Friday night.  Clips of Faith features dozens of short films paired with New Belgium’s Lips of Faith beer. Bring a blanket, low-rise beach chairs, and spend an evening … Continue reading

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