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Videos from The Obon Ride

Written on July 27, 2015 at 11:15 AM, by

The Obon festival was a huge success. We had a playground of over 10 acres with San Jose Taiko starting us off. We also had ten music bikes with DJ Sharkie mixing the playlist as well  and  fire poi with Palm Who?. The San Jose Bike Party video crew was there to record the fun. […]

No Pants Ride 2015 – Theme Teaser

Written on July 23, 2015 at 9:48 AM, by

Let’s get creative August is our hottest month of the year, so what a great month to have our No Pants Ride. This is always a fun ride to get creative. Just remember, anything but pants. How about grass skirts, kilts, bathing suits, togas, robes, dresses (even on guys), sarongs, coats, bikinis. Check out some […]

The Obon Ride – July 17, 2015

Written on July 15, 2015 at 2:09 PM, by

San Jose Bike Party celebrates Japantown’s 125th anniversary as well as the summer festival of Obon with San Jose Taiko.   Taiko, DJ’s, Fire Poi, Bike Sprint Races, and more The month’s Obon Ride will start  from Downtown San Jose and pass through Japantown before regrouping at the Berryessa Flea Market (Maybury Rd. entrance) for […]

Visiting San Jose? – Celebrate Obon and discover Japantown

Written on July 8, 2015 at 11:31 AM, by

Japantown  Celebrating 125 years A real gem in the Silicon Valley. This year San Jose Japantown, one of three remaining Japantowns in the United States, celebrates 125 years. If you can make it ride out to the Japantown’s Obon Festival this weekend, July 11th and 12th. Here is a link to the festivities this weekend. […]