Street Mural Ride & Afterparty
Heavy rain will cancel the event.
Ride with C.I.C.L.E. on Saturday, Nov. 12th and experience the canvas of our city and the gallery of our streets. C.I.C.L.E.’s team of trained ride leaders will lead a leisurely-paced, 7.5 mile bicycle ride through Lincoln Heights and the Downtown Arts district, curated by the Mural Conservancy of Los Angeles.
During our stop in the arts district, MCLA will show us works from artists including; Earth Crew, Askew One, Shepard Fairey, How and Nosm, and more.
Our inspiring street tour will end at Gorilla Arts (located next to Lincoln Park) for an afterparty. The afterpary entrance fee is $10 and will include a drink coupon for a New Belgium brew, raffle ticket, and a mural pamphlet of the works visited on the ride. Once inside, hangout with bicyclists and street art lovers, listen to cool tunes by DJ Altar, purchase tamales and drinks and treat yourself to cupcakes provided by Big Man Bakes. We’ll end the event with some cool raffle prizes; including a piece of art, bicycle gear, and a gift certificate to Urban Noodle.
Funds raised will benefit C.I.C.L.E. and the Mural Conservancy of Los Angeles.
When: Saturday, November 12th.
Time: Meet at 1:30pm for registration. Ride leaves promptly at 2:00pm.
Where: Meet at Lincoln Park by the Valley Blvd parking lot. (Lincoln Park is located 1.5 miles from the Chinatown Gold Line station)
Price: Suggested donation for the after-party is $10.
What to Bring: Your bicycle, in good running order. All participants should be able to ride a bike safely with the ability to brake, change gears, and balance while stopping and starting. All participants under 18 must wear a helmet and be escorted by a parent or guardian. Children under age 8 should be on a tag-a-long, bike trailer, tandem, or other safe child-carrying device to participate in the ride.
About C.I.C.L.E: Cyclists Inciting Change thru Live Exchange (C.I.C.L.E.) is a nonprofit organization based in Los Angeles working to promote the bicycle as a viable, healthy, and sustainable transportation choice. C.I.C.L.E. is a project of Social and Environmental Entrepreneurs (SEE), a non-profit public charity exempt from federal income tax under Section 501 (c) 3 of the Internal Revenue Code
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About MCLA: The Mural Conservancy of Los Angeles (MCLA), a non-profit 501 (c) 3, was founded in 1987 as a community-supported organization to preserve and protect Los Angeles’ diverse and culturally historic public Mural Arts. MCLA built long-term programs to retain mural arts as a part of Los Angeles’ cultural legacy and establish murals as a significant part of the city’s cultural heritage to sustain Los Angeles as one of the great Mural Capitals in the United States.
The afterparty is generously sponsored by Gorilla Arts and New Belgium Brewing.