Author Archives: tejanomexicano
Dockless Bike Share: Community Asset or Public Nuisance?
A close friend of Bike Friendly Oak Cliff hadn’t ridden a bike in 5 YEARS until the bike shares came to town. Now he’s considering buying a bicycle. That’s what the bike shares have done for Dallas. People that otherwise wouldn’t have access or the means to own a bike, are able to ride. The […]
Lead the Mardi Gras Parade with BFOC
Our favorite parade is coming up 🎉 February 11th. Come ride in Oak Cliff’s Mardi Gras Parade with us! Anyone with a 🚲 can ride. We will decorate our bikes beforehand and then lead the parade at 4pm. It’ll be a blast, COSTUMES encouraged! For event updates: https://www.facebook.com/events/1894964797482283/?ti=cl
DSO Concert at Kidd Springs Park, Prizes for Bike/DART Riders
Please join us at the Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s Community Concert at Kidd Springs Park on June 3rd at 8pm. We encourage all attendees to ride their bicycle and/or DART. Participants that arrive with a bicycle or DART pass will be eligible for door prizes provided by our sponsors. Prizes include pairs of concert tickets to […]
¡Paletas y Bicicletas! Recap
To kick off Spring Break, Bike Friendly Oak Cliff hosted ¡Paletas y Bicicletas! at Kidd Springs Park and Lake Cliff Park. Highlights of the day: Kids collecting thousands of pieces of trash at Kidd Springs Park and Lake Cliff Park, 4 luchadores from Tornado Pawered, La Grande radio station playing rockin’ tunes, a ride through […]
¡Paletas y Bicicletas! Event Details
¡Paletas y Bicicletas! is right around the corner, on Saturday, March 7th! This FREE event will include a park clean-up and KIDS BIKE GIVEAWAYS!!! Children can earn a raffle ticket for picking up 10 pieces of trash at each park. Kids can earn one ticket at each park. For participants that are too old for […]
Bicycle Flash-Mob, Oak Cliff Style
Bike Friendly Oak Cliff is hosting a New Spring Break Event, ¡Paletas y Bicicletas!, that will include Multiple Kids Bike Giveaways, Luchadores, Pinatas, Mariachis and DOOR-PRIZES. More information about the event can be found here. We would like to invite all cyclists, groups, clubs and individuals to join us that day. The idea is that groups […]
¡Paletas y Bicicletas! Event Update: ¡Door Prizes!
¡Paletas y Bicicletas! is right around the corner and if the promise of BICYCLE GIVEAWAYS, LUCHADORES, PINATAS and MARIACHIS isn’t enough, there will also be DOOR-PRIZES! So for participants that may be too BIG(we prefer not to use the word OLD) to ride a children’s bike, we will giveaway passes to the Dallas Arboretum and […]
Ride with BFOC to the St. Patrick’s Day Parade!
Please join Bike Friendly Oak Cliff as we ride over to Greenville Ave for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade! Deck yourselves AND your bikes out in GREEN and join us on a family friendly ride from Oak Cliff to the parade route. A bicycle really is the best way to navigate the crowds and traffic […]
Spring Break Event: ¡Paletas y Bicicletas!
Bike Friendly Oak Cliff announces a new Spring Break event: This FREE, FAMILY FRIENDLY event will include multiple KIDS BIKE GIVEAWAYS! There will be a park clean-up, piñatas, mariachis and even luchadores! Bike Friendly Oak Cliff would like to extend an invitation to the entire community, please come and enjoy the festivities. RSVP here! Bike […]
Dallas, You Just Lost Some Cool Points
We can all agree on the “Best State in the Union,” however most Texans disagree on city superiority. I imagine the argument has raged since William Barret Travis first drew a line in the sand. We may always disagree on the best city in Texas, but we can agree on what makes one city “cooler,” […]