Archive for April, 2010

Riding And Rhythm Fest, Saturday May 15

Thursday, April 29th, 2010

Riding And Rhythm Fest is just around the corner!  Come ride, enjoy great music, good food, door prizes, and bicycling comraderie.  

  • RIDING AND RHYTHM FEST, May 15 2010 - At The Savoy, 23 N. Washington St.Ypsilanti, MI 48197 
  • Three Rides before the show.  Meet outside The Savoy, 3:30 pm.
    • “Heavy Metal Tour” with Bike Ypsi:  In conjunction with Ypsi Pride Day, for two hours you will be let loose on the streets of Ypsi looking for the biggest, weirdest and most shred-worthy bits of metal and road debris you can find.  As easy or difficult of a ride as you make it, open to cyclists of all levels.
    • “Rolling Hills Trail Ride” with the Michigan Mountain Biking Association: Roll along the bike lanes and paths through the city of Ypsilanti, to the Rolling Hills County Park in Ypsilanti Township.  Continue on a fun local trail cut by MMBA members.  Great for both seasoned and novice mountain bikers, 18 miles total.
    • “Northern Ypsilanti Loop” with the Ann Arbor Bicycle Touring Society: Experience some of the best road riding the area has to offer. Through downtown Ypsilanti, along the Huron River of the Border to Border trail, through downtown Ann Arbor, and along the beautiful Northern Ann Arbor/Ypsi country roads.  Thirty miles, no drop.
    • All rides end at The Savoy 6-7pm, where there is free bicycle parking outside sponsored by the Washtenaw Bicycling and Walking Coalition.
  • Concert Information:
    • 7pm, 18+
    • $10 door, $5 if come by bike.
    • Full Bar, Full Restaurant
    • Three Awesome Bands, directly involved in the cycling community:
    • Door prizes and raffles provided by Tree Fort Bikes.
    • Guests:
      • Bike Ypsi
      • Michigan Mountain Biking Association
      • League of Michigan Bicyclists
      • Washtenaw Bicycling and Walking Coalition
      • Friends of the Border to Border Trail
      • Ann Arbor Bicycle Touring Society