Courting Guilty Pleasures - An Alley Cat
Thursday, June 21, 2012, 7:30pm - 12:30am. Meet at 7:30pm, race starts 8pm Sharp!
By: Lisa MoffattAn alley cat race exploring the history of bike polo and the courts it is/has been played on in Vancouver. This is followed by a fundraiser in support of the Ladies Army and Crazy Canucks polo which will include gold sprints, raffle, DJ, dancing, and cheap beer.
Notes: Meet at the Interurban Gallery
Entry: $5 (which also gets you into the fundraiser afterwards)
Start: meet 7:30 at 1 E. Hastings (Interurban Gallery), race starts at 8pm sharp
Prize: first place, free beer all night at the fundraiser and a jersey
*Please bring a device to take a photograph*
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This event will be followed by the Guilty Pleasures Dance Party fundraiser:
BIKES. BEER. DANCING. ROLLER SPRINTS & PRIZES!!! Come join some of East Van Bike Polo's finest for a night of fun!
Remember that mix tape you made back in high school? That song you would blast whenever your parents left the house? The CD that never left your discman? What about the song that's currently labelled "Bon Iver- B sides" on your ipod, but is actually Rihanna? Come dance the evening away to your favourite guilty pleasures from the 80s, 90s, and 2000s.
Proceeds are going to support East Van Bike Polo's The Crazy Canucks- the reigning world champions- and the ladies of EVBP. Help get the Crazy Canucks to Geneva, Switzerland in August for the World Championships of bike polo to defend their title, and help the ladies pay for a trip to Lexington, Kentucky, for the 4th annual all-woman's bike polo tournament.
Doors [at] 9. 5$ entry. Roller sprints, DJs, guilty pleasures, and raffle draws to follow!