Aug 232015
 

Happy Thursday: Lower 9th Ride (Midsummer Mardi Gras)

Event Page: http://www.nolasocialride.org/events/happy-thursday-lower-9th-ride-midsummer-mardi-gras/

Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1526130900942617/

Lower 9

It’s the Thursday before Midsummer Mardi Gras, so break out your costumes early and come out for a ride!

We have a very special ride planned for this week.  We will be meeting at Mickey Markey Playground (http://bit.ly/1LrwhHm).  Food and drinks can be picked up from any of the local establishments within a block of the park.  We will meet at 7PM, announcements at 7:45PM, and we will roll out no later than 8PM.

The first stop on this ride will be the House of Dance and Feathers.  The Museum will be open and Ronald Lewis, Director and Curator will be on hand to speak to visitors during the stop.  There will also be a porta potty on site.  Donations are accepted and there are also books and refreshments for sale inside the museum.  More information can be found at http://houseofdanceandfeathers.org/ and the House of Dance and Feathers Facebook Page.  We won’t be there for too long, so be sure to make a point of stopping in and checking it out!

The second stop and afterparty location will be a surprise and will be announced at 7:45PM.  If you are driving in, you can park near Poland and St. Claude to be close enough to the end spot for an easy ride back.  It’s going to be a treat, so you will definitely want to stick around until the end!

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May 272014
 
Heading to Da ParishTheme: Da Parish – You’re on your own with that one. Just make sure you don’t Violet any dress code.

The ride will meet at 7:00 pm at Bjs Lounge (4301 Burgundy St, New Orleans, LA 70117 – https://goo.gl/maps/lqhu6). The Joint BBQ and Bacchanal Fine Wine & Spirits is right around the corner (2 blocks away) for hungry riders looking for food before the ride. At 7:45 we leave for a bike tour of Lower 9 and we will end the evening with an after party at Pizza Delicious.

We have a special midpoint stop that will be the first of hopefully many visits! This is a ride you don’t want to miss.

Pizza Delicious will be giving us 10% off of their, as the name implies, pies and also 10% pitcher sized beverages. Thank you @Adam Sladek for getting the beer and pie deals!!******************************

Please note: Our goal is always to create a safe environment for all riders. We cannot control, nor do we desire to control, every rider’s behavior. Every rider is individually responsible for taking care of themselves and for the safe operation of their bicycles. Every person that joins the ride is accepting the risks which are inherent in riding a bicycle with a large group of other people riding bicycles. Please be courteous to each other as well as other traffic on the roadways, be safe and always be sure to leave no trace! Please also read and abide by the 10 Rules of the Ride, which can be found here: http://www.nolasocialride.org/rulesoftheride/

Please share this event on your timeline and use the “invite friends” button to invite others to join! For your friends that aren’t on Facebook, just send them to NolaSocialRide.org for info.If you would rather get your NSR info through other avenues, check these links out:

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Twitter: http://twitter.com/nolasocialride

Email Blast: http://goo.gl/ZXBmu

See you at Bj’s Lounge.

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