“Christmas in July,… err August” Bike Light Ride!


"Christmas in July,... err August" Bike Light Ride!

Friday, August 9, 7:45pm - 10:15pm. 7:45 to decorate bike, Ride leaves at 8:30 sharp as sun goes down!

Meet At:

Olympic Village Square
Notes: Right by the giant bird, look for cycling Santa.
By: Santa SteveHo! Ho! Ho!  Join Santa on a ride around False Creek, English Bay, Vanier Park, and a bit of downtown.

WE will light the city with not only our mandatory headlights and tail lights, but by making our bikes into a giant snake of battery powered holiday lights (holiday costumes welcome).

Velopalooza has given me a budget to augment all attending with xmas lights, LED water bottle globalls, garland, glowsticks and more!  (but be creative and bring your own lights and ideas to stand out!)

7:45 bike decorating workshop (get your free lights and attach them)
8:30... we ride!

Bring - a helmet, your bike, front and rear lights, and all the craziest Griswold Xmas lights you can attach and power safely on your bike.
Wear - Elf, Santa, Reindeer or any other holiday characters optional. (idea: light your helmet!)

FREE, all welcome, slow pace, crossing Burrard bridge is the only significant hill.

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2 thoughts on ““Christmas in July,… err August” Bike Light Ride!

  • Aisyah Pierce Post author

    This is a great idea!!! I heard about it from a friend. I’ll be there (I’m hoping with a couple of other friends). Looking forward to it!

  • Steve v. Post author

    Just be sure to light up your bikes, the size of this group is getting big and the whole impact comes from us being a complete eyesore!