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This year’s self-guided history tour will take you and your friends to the most famous historic sites in North Oak Cliff, like the original 7-eleven, the Mayor’s House, the Texas Theatre where Lee Harvey Oswald was finally captured after shooting JFK and Officer Tippet, and the cemetery where Clyde Barrow lies.
Last Saturday Bike Friendly Oak Cliff volunteers hosted a refurbished niños bike giveaway and quick-fix bike repair event for the Oak Cliff community. Held at Oak Cliff Brewing at Tyler Station in the outdoor biergarten, families began to line up at 8:30am for the event scheduled 10am-3pm. The day began with over 55 refurbished kids […]
***Update 9/22: All time slots have been taken on the scheduling app but we welcome walk-ups and will work you in as we go! We have WAY more bikes to give away than we can make reservations for and we want to make sure everyone who wants a bike can have one – until we […]
The City is setting its budget now and our Council Representatives are hosting virtual town hall meetings for input throughout August. (The new fiscal year starts Oct 1.) Now is our chance to have an impact on the conversation – and we all now funding for bike infrastructure is desperately needed. The Observer published a […]
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Now that our North Oak Cliff neighborhood has no bike shops – after having up to 3 bike shops until recently – we’re excited to have Oak Cliff Bike Synergy opening in Tyler Station! Grand Opening Party Saturday September 28th 4-7pm Free Tacos & beer Tons of $5 raffles for free bike gear! The shop […]
We’ll be hosting the bike parking corral again this year with Bike DFW – right at Bishop & 7th near Bishop Street Market, from 5pm to 11pm. If you live in North Oak Cliff, you have the distinct privilege of being able to bike to Bishop Arts and not have to fight for parking! It’s […]
Bike to Work Day is coming up quick – Friday May 17th! If you’ve been considering trying a bike commute to work, we’re here for you! We’re changing things up a bit this year. To encourage more of you to take the plunge and try your commute by bike, we’re hosting a planning party at […]
☔ RAIN OR SHINE 🌞 – the weather’s looking better and better! 5th Annual, FREE, FAMILY FRIENDLY event will include +30 KID’S BIKE GIVEAWAYS! There will be a park clean-up, a SHORT ride, piñatas, mariachis and even luchadores! 1:00pm: Meet up at Lake Cliff Park, pick up trash 3:00pm: Roll out to second park 4:00pm: […]
We’re doing it again. Lead 🚲 the Mardi Gras Parade with BFOC! Decorate your bikes with us beforehand and throw beads to the crowd at Oak Cliff’s Mardi Gras Parade Sunday, March 3rd!!! Staging at Nova Restaurant, 2-4pm. Parade starts at 4pm. Invite your facebook friends and bring the whole family!