Where: CineCycle Date: Sat, July 27 Time: 9 pm DJ: JonathanG Goldsbie Raffle: Green Linus Dutchi 3-Speed Bike, compliments of Curbside Cycle! More details: EVENT: Dandyhorse #10 Launch Party and Bike Raffle.
Get your retro on this weekend with the Toronto Vintage Bicycle Show, organized by the Community Bicycle Network. Here are some photos from last year, via Three Speed Mania. Place: Trinity Bellwoods Park Date: Sun, July 28, 2013 Time: 12-5 p, via: Toronto Vintage Bicycle Show | Community Bicycle Network.
We are pleased to have launched dandyhorse issue #10, The Safety Issue. It’s been well received by our subscribers, within our retail locations and sponsors and more recently the Toronto Public Library! Now it’s time to celebrate! Come get your Safety Issue of dandyhorse and party at CineCycle, behind 129 Spadina Ave. on Saturday, July 27 starting at [...]
Awesome news! Bike Pirates is again organizing a Bike Rave (Google Image Search) for Toronto this summer! Date: Fri, Aug. 9th Time: Meet at 8:30 pm Start Location: To Be Announced Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/177799179064169/ As far as I can tell, the Bike Rave concept came from Vancouver, where it’s been happening for a few years, [...]
I was going downtown yesterday with my 3-year old in the bike trailer, so I dropped by the Toronto Reference Library to check out the new Dandyhorse Magazine display on the main floor of the library. I took a few photos of Tammy and Amelia of Dandyhorse introducing one of Toronto’s newest cyclists (she has [...]
Get down to the Toronto Reference Library today at NOON to check out the Dandyhorse display (photo below) and get a free magazine! The photo above and the link below is from an excellent “BikeSpotting” feature about Librarians and their bikes. Photo above by Yvonne Bambrick. Be sure to join us on Saturday July 13 [...]
Dandyhorse has a great re-cap of the 2013 Complete Streets Forum: Hundreds of practitioners, professionals and advocates gathered for the 2013 Complete Streets Forum on Monday May 27, 2013, at Toronto’s Hyatt Regency Hotel. This sixth annual event was hosted by The Toronto Centre for Active Transportation TCAT, a project of the Clean Air [...]
A great review of ArtSpin, the bike powered art tour, by Christine Bruce of One Block North: After some opening remarks, we headed north through the park, and onto some quiet side streets. We then took over Dundas Street West for a block. Large crowds like this have the potential to overwhelm other commuters. So [...]
If you’re looking for something fun and artistic and bikey to do tonight, check out ArtSpin: The tour leaves from the Queen St. W & Strachan Ave. gate in Trinity Bellwoods Park at 7pm sharp, or join us at 6:30pm to art-up-your-bike and to have your bike tuned up courtesy of Bike Pirates.Art Spin is a family-friendly, pay-what-you-can event and [...]
We are studying the potential for physically separated bicycle lanes (known as “cycle tracks” between Bathurst Street to Sherbourne Street using Richmond, Adelaide and/or Wellington Street. A north-south cycling connection between the existing Beverly Street bicycle lanes and the waterfront, using Peter or Simcoe Street, will also be studied. Date: Tuesday, June 25, and Wednesday June 26, [...]
To celebrate the creation of this bike lane Councillor Janet Davis is hosting an inaugural ride on: Date: Sat June 22 2013 Start Time: 10am Starting Place: Dawes Road and Danforth Avenue – North Side Please join Councillor Janet Davis at the starting point on June 22nd! We will decorate our bikes and ride the length of the [...]
Date: Wednesday, June 26, 2013 Time: 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: New Horizons Tower, 1140 Bloor St. W. (at Dufferin St.) Background In this study we will determine the preferred route for extending the West Toronto Railpath from the Dundas Street West overpass (at Sterling Road), along the Georgetown GO rail corridor, to Strachan Avenue and [...]
The World Naked Bike Ride rolled through Toronto on Saturday, bringing with it a hefty dose of skin and the usual curious glances from those who encountered the caravan of nudists. Officially positioned as a protest against oil dependency, the event — which takes place in cities around the world — is also meant to [...]
Here’s a quick rundown from the BikeMonth website about what’s happening tomorrow for BikeMonth! Sunday, June 16 Ride the Ravines — Ride the Ravines is a charitable fundraising event for Evergreen and a chance for cyclists to experience Toronto’s ravines like never before. Join us for this fun, and family-friendly cycling event! Keep Six Exhibits presents:BLOCKS T.O — Particpate [...]
Here’s a quick rundown from the BikeMonth website about what’s happening tomorrow for BikeMonth! Saturday, June 15 City Cycling for Drivers: On-street tour & training session — On-street bike tour/training for drivers. Gain perspective, increase confidence and improve your city driving skills. Learn to safely use a bike for transportation. Fern Avenue Bike Rodeo — A fun-filled session teaching [...]
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