Mustaches required for this Oakland bike ride
on February 13, 2011
From drawn-on to wax-tipped, mustaches of all shapes and sizes were invited to this party. Over 150 riders of all ages, experiences and bike types fashioned a ‘stache for this month’s East Bay Mustache Ride Theme Bike Party. Beginning at the Lake Merritt BART station, with intermediate stops under bridges and parks for dancing and relaxing, riders traveled through Oakland and Piedmont. The three-hour, 11-mile trip ended at the Parkway Lounge on Park Avenue where plenty of cold beers awaited thirsty bikers. East Bay Bike Park rides every second Friday of the month, each time featuring a new theme. Last month was Hillbilly Wedding. What will next month be? Check out their website for future announcements.
Oakland North welcomes comments from our readers, but we ask users to keep all discussion civil and on-topic. Comments post automatically without review from our staff, but we reserve the right to delete material that is libelous, a personal attack, or spam. We request that commenters consistently use the same login name. Comments from the same user posted under multiple aliases may be deleted. Oakland North assumes no liability for comments posted to the site and no endorsement is implied; commenters are solely responsible for their own content.
Oakland North is an online news service produced by students at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism and covering Oakland, California. Our goals are to improve local coverage, innovate with digital media, and listen to you–about the issues that concern you and the reporting you’d like to see in your community. Please send news tips to: email@example.com.