Tag Archives: BFOC

Cyclesomatic | Bike-In Movie, October 17th, 6:00 – 9:00 PM

The Rosemont Dad’s Club invites you to ride your bicycle, scooter, or walk to the second annual bike n BBQ movie night. $10.00 per adult for BBQ and sides, the kids get FREE hot dogs and chips plus water. We will have an inflatable screen and show a current movie after dinner. Here are the […]

Cyclesomatic | Swaptoberfest Bike Swap, October 11th, 12:00 – 4:00 PM

Our second-annual Swaptoberfest returns to Community Beer Company for a Saturday afternoon of  sippin’ and swappin’. Buy, sell, and swap bicycles, parts, and gear. Our event is open to vendors wanting to sell any kind of bicycles, parts, accessories, clothing, memorabilia, etc. Antique, road, BMX, MTB—all are welcome. No Craigslist or Facebook posting required, this […]

Cyclesomatic | Bicycle Brewery Tour, October 4th, 1:30 – 7:00 PM

The original Bicycle Brewery Tour is back for a third round, and will be kicking off this year’s 6th annual Cyclesomatic on October 4th! Here are the details:   Meet Up Location:   West entrance of the Continental Bridge Park; near Trinity Groves Meet Up Time:   1:30 PM Departure Time:   2:00 PM RSVP […]

Bike Friendly Oak Cliff is on Instagram!

  Bike Friendly Oak Cliff is now on Instagram to share daily photos of local cycling advocacy issues, BFOC events, rides, and anything else that promotes cycling in our great city.  We hand over the account every two weeks or so to a different BFOC board member to give you a fresh perspective on everything […]

First Buffered Bicycle Lanes in Dallas Installed at Rosemont Elementary

It’s hard to believe the day has finally come when we no longer say Dallas still doesn’t have a dedicated bike lane.  A plan to include bicycle infrastructure at the lower Rosemont Elementary School campus has started bearing fruit this past week when the City of Dallas laid down buffered bicycle lanes and a new […]

Nice turnout for the Western Heights Cemetery Ride

Here are some photos from the short but fun ride up Ft. Worth Ave to the Western Heights Cemetery Tour!  Enjoyed everyone’s company after at Bar Belmont, and special thanks to Monte for the first round for all of those who attended the ride!

Dallas’ First Annual Ciclovia de Dallas is Coming April 14th!

SAVE THE DATE:  April 14th, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM and celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Houston Street Viaduct Bridge and ride, walk, skate in the street WITHOUT ANY car traffic! Visit the Official Ciclovia de Dallas page for more details!

In Praise of Our Founding Farmers Markets and Budding Urban Agriculture

At BFOC, we like nothing more than to ride our bicycles to a local neighborhood or farmers market and buy local.  So, we have been following the discussions of the Transportation and Environment Committee, which is considering new City-wide policies for regulating both community gardens and neighborhood farmers markets. One anti-farmers market talking point is […]

BFOC closing in on 100 members!

We’re up to 96 members. Sign up as a group member at our Facebook site to be notified of the latest rides, events, and more. Also, increasing our membership allows us to further our efforts for promoting bicycle infrastructure in Dallas. Stay tuned for an upcoming feature here at BFOC: Member profiles and their rides.

Press for the BFOC Bike Rack Install

The Oak Cliff People Newspaper ran a story on the unveiling of our first bike rack. You can read the full story here.