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SFBP #39: Marching Lights Route

embedding the map isn’t working, so you have to check it out here. click the layer called “SFBP #39: Marching Lights”

turn sheet is located here. print it, tear it, share it, save it (to your phone).

if you want to volunteer for a turn, please contact either Mary Kay or Nuala. They are substituting for Mikaela this month.

we are very much looking forward to celebrating the first year anniversary of The Bay Lights with Illuminate the Arts, Black Rock Arts Foundation and The San Francisco Bicycle Coalition!

BIKE PARTY!! dingding!

SFBP #39: Marching Lights Route


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SFBP #37: At-last-a-rainy-San-Francisco-Winter in Wonderland (canceled)

It’s wet wet wet out there, y’all, and it’s gonna get wetter. Music bikes dislike moist electronics, costumes get rumpled, turn sheets dissolve, and a few weeks of street grime threaten to lubricate between our tires and the road. And as much as we love an adventure, we like to keep Bike Party fun for everyone. So snuggle up in your houses tonight and stay dry.

We’re staying in and organizing an extra ride for the weekend of February 22nd – stay tuned!

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in case you haven’t heard, we’re turning three. get your party hats on y’all!

come and celebrate by riding the very first route we unleashed on the unsuspecting city in 2011.

turn by turn located here

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CANCELLED – Due to Rain: SFBP #35 Winter in Wonderland

TokyoBike-by-Zabou3Alright Bike Partiers. It’s starting to drizzle with steady showers predicted this evening, and in the interests of safety and the preservation of music bikes we are going to POSTPONE this month’s party (trust us, we’re bummed too).
That being said – next month we will be turning THREE! Stay tuned for details and start getting excited now, because it’s going to be a big one. We can’t wait to see you there. In the meantime bike safely, stay warm and dry, and donate any toys you purchased to one of these fire stations!

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route map for sfbp #34 haunted house hangover

see you tonight!

Print yourself a turn guide or download it to your phone here:

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SFBP #33 Favorite Childhood Toys Recap

Wow what a party!! Some of us didn’t stop until 6 in the morning! Our start at the Panhandle statue began with a little blue grass. First by our very own local cry-in-your-beer-grass band, The Beauty Operators. And then to warm up our night, Hot Buttered Rum rocked it before we rolled out into the San Francisco night.

Hot Buttered Rum! (foto by Misti Layne 2013)

The Beauty Operators (foto by Misti Layne 2013)

(foto by Misti Layne 2013)

(foto by RideSFO)

(foto by Misti Layne 2013)

(foto by Kaveh Astaneh)

Did you get check out the murals we rode past? If you missed em, the route would be a wonderful day ride as well!
(foto by imchrispyy)

(foto by jaisun, Jellies courtesy of Sascha and Chloe!)
Keep an eye out for these glowing jellies, we’re hoping they’ll swarm another bike party soon!!

(foto by Kaveh Astaneh)

(foto by risinson18)

(foto by chicago_black_hipster)

(foto by cybeleolsen)

(foto by charrismo, Music Bike by Sree)

(foto by Kaveh Astaneh)

(foto by hellanice)

(foto by Kaveh Astaneh)

(foto by tattooedbob)

(foto by Kaveh Astaneh)

(foto by tattooedbob)

(foto by RideSFO)

We finished at RideSFO, who graciously hosted our last party stop. With beer donations from Alaskan Brewing Co & and local brewers Speakeasy Beer and your thirsty help we were able to raise over $400 for several local bike centered nonprofits. A portion of the proceeds went to McLaren Bike Park, San Francisco’s first bike skills park and to San Francisco Yellow Bike Project, a local nonprofit community bike shop. We couldn’t have asked for a better turnout. Who woulda thought that Bike Partying with your friends could help do some good in the world?

Still excited from our last ride and can’t get enough Bike Party? Don’t you worry: if you grab a costume, we’ll grab a bike, because this is the end of the rest of your life. Join us on Nov. 1st for A Haunted House Hangover Bike Party. Our Halloween will be more fun on 2 wheels! Bring your Jason mask, it’s fright night! Gather at 7:30PM roll out at 8PM! Location TBA.

And for you tech savvy folks don’t forget to use #sfbikeparty so we can share your photos. Follow us:


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route map for triple party SFBP #33

ok, don’t forget your costumes for the contest tonight at ride sfo. i mean who doesn’t want to ride as their favorite childhood toy throughout san francisco?

we were reminded, once again, why we do test rides the week of bike party. we might have had to literally run into a large set of barricades. who wants that to happen?

map below, turn by turns to come as soon as we can format them.

see y’all tonight at the statue in the panhandle near baker street. get there early to check out our live music!

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