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Tue Aug 21st 7:30-9pm
Evanston Ecology Center, 2024 McCormick Blvd, Evanston
Carey Williams is the National Captain of The Wheelmen, an international group dedicated to the research, preservation, collecting and riding of antique bicycles from 1931 and before. The organization seeks to preserve early bicycles, many of which were instrumental in The Good Roads Movement from which America has benefited to this day, and encourages cycling as a part of modern living. Carey will share the history of early bicycles and will bring an old bicycle to the presentation.
Passage To The Rock Festival: Starved Rock State Park|
Fri Aug 24th - Sun Aug 26th
Papa Murph's Campground and Tavern, 799 IL-71, Oglesby, IL 61348
PIGS WILL BE ROASTED, BEERS WILL BE TOASTED, AND WE’LL HAVE MUSIC JAMMIN EACH NIGHT.
Join us for a three day, two night weekend festival as we celebrate the Illinois Bicentennial connecting Chicago to Starved Rock State Park.
With Live DJ's | Key Note Speakers | Lodging Options | Food, Drank, & Music | Biking, Camping, & Hiking | Trail Expansion Presentations | And More
A celebration of the I&M Canal Corridor, Trails, Nature, &…
Wabash River Ride|
Sat Aug 25th 7am-5pm
Fort Ouiatenon, 3129 South River Road, West Lafayette
The 40th Annual Wabash River Ride
will be held on August 25, 2017 from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Join us for well organized and supported rides of 34, 47, 65 or 107 miles through some of the most beautiful parts of Tippecanoe, Fountain and Warren counties. Enjoy scenic vistas of the Wabash River, Big Pine Creek, and the Rob Roy Covered Bridge. There are great routes for riders of all levels, and it ain’t just corn fields you’ll be viewing! To fuel your ride, we have a…
https://goo.gl/maps/2mkCnNZTg… (765) 450-9722
Chicago Critical Mass|
Fri Aug 31st 6-11pm
Daley Plaza, 50 W Washington
Last Fridays, leaves after 6pm.
THE monthly gathering of bicyclists making their presence known downtown since 1997. Slowly winds a dozen miles or more. Radically inclusive, thousands attend in good weather.
Daley Plaza, 50 W Washington. Under the Picasso (giant rusty bird), at Dearborn, SW of State&Lake train stop, Randolph exit from LFT.
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Graveyard Blues Tour|
Sat Sep 8th 8:30am-3pm
Rock Island Public House, 13328 S Olde Western Ave, Blue Island, IL
Immerse yourself in the rich history of Blues on our bicycle tour which explores the heritage of the legendary bluesmen in the suburbs of Blue Island and Alsip. Stand among the ghosts of Magic Sam, Muddy Waters, Hound Dog Taylor, Willie Dixon and many others while you learn how Chicago electric blues of the 50's seeded the rise of Rock & Roll in the 1960's.
We'll start at Rock Island Public House and pedal on quiet streets to three historic cemeteries near the Cal-Sag Trail: Burr…
Off-Leash Overnighters: Bullfrog Lake!|
Sat Sep 8th - Sun Sep 9th
GoodSpeed Cycles, 2125 W 183rd St., Homewood
GoodSpeed Cycles Off-Leash Overnighter Bullfrog Lake
is a nearly all-trail, 70-mile round trip overnight loaded bikepacking adventure from Homewood to Camp Bullfrog Lake near Willow Springs, Illinois. This Off-Leash Overnighter rolls out from GoodSpeed Saturday at high noon, spending a beautiful night tent camping under the stars at the Forest Preserve District of Cook County's Camp Bullfrog Lake, returning to Homewood Sunday morning…
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