VCCOOL, a grassroots climate change organization is launching a new initiative, BikeVentura. A launch party is planned at the Bell Arts Factory, 432 N. Ventura Ave., Ventura, on Saturday, March 4th from 7:00 to 10:00 P.M. Entertainment will be provided by The Salty Suites and there will be hors d'oeuvres provided by Scratch Ventura. There will be a cash bar with beer provided by Topa Topa Brewery. All proceeds benefit BikeVentura, a 501(3C) organization. The public is welcome, please RSVP for the event on The Ventura Bike HUB’s Facebook page. BikeVentura is a political action and advocacy initiative, tasked with coordinating with city and county government throughout Ventura County to insure bicyclist safety, bicycle-centered active transportation and road use. Readers may be familiar with The Ventura Bike Hub, another VCCOOL…
Join VCCOOL in welcoming the launch of BikeVentura. BikeVentura’s mission is to foster a safe, healthy community through bicycle-centered education, empowerment, and advocacy in Ventura County. The launch party will include LIVE music provided by the SALTY SUITES, Appetizers by Scratch, and a cash bar with wine and Topa Topa Beer! All proceeds from the launch party fund BikeVentura's efforts! Learn how to get involved with Ventura Bike HUB (a DIY community bike shop), participate in Ventura bike activism, and promote safe cycling in Ventura County! All ages welcome. Bring your family and friends. Please RSVP on Facebook or text 805.980.8585!
From May 16-20, bring a bike on board any blue VCTC bus and ride for free! Bike Week is the perfect time to try combining cycling with transit for a car-free commute. Social Media Photo Contest – Post a photo of yourself and your bike to Facebook or Instagram and tag VCTC by Friday, May 20, and you’ll be entered into a drawing to win a commuter-friendly folding bike. You can find VCTC on Facebook @goventura and Instagram @Go_VCTC. City of Ventura reminds you to Register Your Bike. it's free and easy! Info here.
Friday May 20th: Bike to Work Week Celebration Ride! Meet at Topa Topa Brewery at 4:30. We depart there at 5:45 and head to Made West, then Surf Brewery to put a cap on the week. Come unwind and hang with some cool people as we celebrate a great year of cycling!