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Bike Party People – Giving back to San Jose

Happy holidays everyone. On Saturday, December 14, San Jose Bike Party hosted an event that helped raise critical holiday foodstuffs for needy San Jose families. The event pushed by Bike Party superbird SJRides (aka Andrew) was a great success raising over $1,200 on short notice.  Here at Bike Party Central we are always amazed  at […]

It was a great year, San Jose. Thank you

It was a great year, San Jose. Thank you

This year San Jose Bike Party hit the six year mark of “Building Community Through Bicycling”. Who would of thought that a small monthly ride would have spawned a San Jose cultural institution? SJ Bike Party has grown to become the largest free monthly cycling event in the United States. Not only is Bike Party […]

Ride Reflections – The Ugly Sweater Ride

Ride Reflections – The Ugly Sweater Ride

First of all a big thank you to the San Jose Bike Party Birds. They did an amazing job last night covering corners and the entrances to the regroups. Next month thank them personally. They are a big part of what makes this ride tick. Also thanks to the Raven Bike crew. They have been […]

Ugly Sweater Ride – December 20 @ 8 PM

Ugly Sweater Ride – December 20 @ 8 PM

See below for route information and regroup photos. Yes it is getting colder; and that means sweater time. But not just any old sweater. We want you wearing the  UGLIEST sweater you got in the closet. Let’s celebrate the season by celebrating tacky sweaters.  Who knows, if you want we can hold an ugly sweater […]

Volunteers needed for city bike light and helmet program

Volunteers needed for city bike light and helmet program

The City of San Jose is giving away bike lights and helmets to deserving cyclists  a few hours before Friday night’s Ugly Sweater Ride.   Here is the ask. If you have time on Friday before the ride (4-5:30 pm) how about helping out to give helmets and bike lights out cyclists on Friday evening. […]

New themes selected…and the winners are

New themes selected…and the winners are

If you missed last night’s volunteer meeting at Sperry Station/Ghisallo Cyclery we had a packed house. We started with a reading of ideas taken off of our Facebook Page. Some of the contenders were; Elmer Fudd vs.The Easter Wabbit, People of Wal-Mart, That One Ride, Rainbows and Unicorns and others. And the winners are: February – […]