Author Archives: APopken

Ride to the Jazz Era Sunday Social

The Jazz Era Sunday Social is coming up this Sunday! An afternoon of jazz and lawn games, dancing and of course bicycling and picnicing, presented by theย ย Art Deco Society of Dallasย and Dallas Heritage Village. Pull out your Sunday best – we’re heading to a Jazz Age picnic social Sunday March 30th, 12-4pm If you know […]

Would You Like to Be on the BFOC Board?

The events we throw year-round, grants and donations we receive, and infrastructure we advocate for are all determined by our core Board of dedicated volunteers. We’re looking to add a few passionate cyclists from the neighborhood to round-out our reach and capacity to make OC the most bike-friendly neighborhood in Dallas. If you’re interested, shoot […]

Street Art Bike Tour with the Dallas Contemporary

The weekend of November 9th is the Dallas Contemporary’s 35th anniversary. I had no idea how much they’ve contributed to the visual beauty of our in-town neighborhoods until they told me about all the murals they’ve helped create. So Cycle Style is leading a tour of 4 of the 5 of their murals in the […]

Afternoon Cocktails at the Nasher

Pull out your favorite Fall cocktail attire, we’ve been invited for Cyclist Happy Hour at the Nasher! From 4pm-5pm Sunday October the 20th, we’ll be mosying through the Nasher garden, admiring Picasso’s talent in clay… and sipping complimentary cocktails because we arrived in style (on bikes, of course!) It’s all for the Nasher’s 10th Anniversary […]

Bike to City Hall 2013

Join Councilman Scott Griggs and Bike Friendly Oak Cliff Wednesday October 23rd for at ride through downtown, starting at Main Street Garden at 8am, to the Dallas City Hall Plaza for an 8:30am press conference. Oak Cliff cyclists will meet at 7:30am @ Oddfellows to bike into downtown together, converging with cyclists from all over […]

Vote for the Face of Biking in Dallas, then Party!

Voting is up! And so are all the rest of the photos from Dallas Cycle Style’s 2013 Cyclist Census. Who do you think should be crowned 2013 Face of Biking in Dallas? We have some great candidates, including a notable OC resident, Marcy Voting continues through Saturday 4.27.13 at high noon and we’ll announce the […]

Cycle Style time of year!

Spring has sprung and it’s that time of year again! It all begins with the 2013 Face of Biking in Dallas Cyclist Census Saturday 4.20.13 5pm to dusk Have your photo taken this Saturday 4.20.13, or submit your own photo to be nominated for the 2013 Face of Biking in Dallas. Email a photo of […]

BFOC Needs an Accountant

Dear Loyal Bike Friendly OC Bike Lovers, We’re growing! And we need some assistance keeping track of everything finance-related. We have a great treasurer who’s been keeping track of things up till now but she’s calling in for backup! If you’re an accountant or know one, shoot an email to bfoc-board-2013 (at) google-groups.com. Sincerely, Your […]

Dallas Cycle Style Holiday Boutique Ride – Dec 15th

Bike Friendly South Dallas, Bike Friendly Oak Cliff & Dallas Cycle Style present If you haven’t been to Deep Ellum or Exposition Park in the daylight lately you’re in for a pleasant surprise. There are some real niche boutiques, owned by Dallas locals, nestled between all the great bars and restaurants. We have 8 on […]

Bike To City Hall Day (tomorrow!) – Safe Passing Ordinance?

Dallas cyclists have some major wins to celebrate this year (first bike lanes and sharrows down, safe passing ordinance draft) and major possible wins coming up on the City Council Agenda! Council will soon be voting on the 2012 bond, which includes money for more bicycle infrastructure, and next month they’ll vote on a safe-passing […]