Tag Archives: 2015

CYCLESOMATIC 2015 – SWAPTOBERFEST: OCTOBER 10TH, 11:00 AM

Swaptoberfest is happening again this Saturday, October 10th starting at 11:00 AM at the Community Brewing Company!  Pedal Against PTSD is hosting the event and there’s sure to be a ton of great bicycles and bicycle components available at great discounts. Need a booth?  RSVP to the event here and post to the event’s wall.  […]

Protected Bike Lanes on Sylvan!

another connection across the river now has bicycle facilities. The newly re-built Sylvan Ave bridge now has a protected bicycle lane running in both directions for cyclists to cross the river and access the Trinity Skyline Trail (access soon to open). To get here from Oak Cliff, head north on Beckley or Sylvan Ave. The […]

Tour de Taco – Recap

We consumed tacos from five different Oak Cliff taquerias. Thanks to Louie Solomon for documenting BFOC’s first Tour de Taco. 1. Cool & Hot -930A E. Eighth St. 2. Taqueria Tiquicheo -110 S. Marsalis Ave. 3. El Patrino– 408 W Jefferson Blvd 4. Los Torres Taqueria 1322 W. Clarendon Dr. 5. Mi Tierrita Taqueria y Pupuseria 2838 W. Davis St. The […]

Bike To Work Day Energizer Station, May 15th, 6:30 am – 9:00 am

May is Bike Month and today is the start of the National Bike Challenge!  As many of you know, we’ve been participating in a region wide event put on by Bike DFW on Bike to Work Day, May 15th, where we setup an energizer station for those commuting or rec riding in the morning, 6:30 […]

After more than half a century, the streetcar is back in Oak Cliff!

It’s hard to believe that this day has officially arrived! At 8:40AM, a handful of dignitaries, engineers, city staff, and DART officials met at Union Station in Downtown Dallas to ride the streetcar back to Oak Cliff. I sat beside my close friends and mentors, Luis and Sylvia Salcedo, who were my teammates in helping […]

Public Meeting Tonight! Tyler-Polk Two Way Conversion and Bicycle Lanes

We need a load of people on bicycles to attend a thoroughfare amendment plan meeting to notify the public about converting Tyler-Polk from Canty to Pembroke Ave BACK to two-ways and adding bicycle infrastructure to Polk St. Ride you bicycles and bring a friend! CITY OF DALLAS NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING TYLER STREET AND POLK […]

Jefferson Cycle Track: Traffic Control (while we wait for the streetcar)

We know how difficult it’s been to deal with the street car construction as bicyclists and drivers (yes, we drive cars too, and pay to build road!) The city has been very accommodating when we’ve been frustrated at accessing the Jefferson St cycle track during so much change. However, see this post on BikeableDallas.com about […]

iBike Rosemont, April 20th – 24th

Bikes. Kids. Root beer. Fun.  Pretty much sums up the 7th installment, we think?, of the awesome-st, raddest, coolest bicycling event BFOC puts on! In conjunction with the Rosemont Dad’s Club, kids at Rosemont Elementary in the Kings Highway Conservation District have seen ridership drastically increase since the very first iBike Rosemont week happened in […]

Donate to Bike Friendly Oak Cliff!

Did you know Bike Friendly Oak Cliff is a 501 c 3 non-profit?  We operate on donations and use those funds to put on fun bicycle events, advocate for bicycle policy and infrastructure, install bicycle parking and repair stations, and much more. Use a portion of your tax refund to support local by clicking on […]

Pre-order a Bicycle Brewery Tour tee for $15!

  I’ve decided to do a tee shirt this time around for our fourth edition of the Bicycle Brewery Tour – The Winter Edition on February 7th.  The design is being done by Richard Ward of ReplyWard.com.  You can pre-order a tee in men’s or women’s sizes, small – XXL.  Click here to Pre-order.  Add […]