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Pedalpalooza

Pedalpalooza

June 9 - July 4, 2016


Pedalpalooza is 3+ weeks of bikey fun. With 292 different events, most organized by individuals, bikers of all persuasions are likely to find many events of interest. Nearly all events are free.

Visiting from out of town? We've started a Visitor Info page.

To add your event to this schedule, click [Add an Event], above. If your event is already on the schedule and need to change or cancel your event, click the link in the confirmation email. If that doesn't work, contact the calendar crew.

The deadline for the print calendar has passed. You can still add events! They probably won't appear in the printed calendar, but the online calendar sees a lot of traffic throughout Pedalpalooza.

Shift facilitates pedalpalooza and is entirely volunteer run, but needs a little cash each year so we can pay our artists and keep the lights on. Please consider making a donation to keep pedalpalooza and beyond happening!

 
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
June 2016
Family Friendly events have green times
Adult Only (21+) events have red times
Vancouver events have titles listed in blue
In all cases, you are encouraged to read the
detailed event descriptions below. If you
still aren't sure whether an event is
appropriate for you, then contact the
event organizer.
9 10 Rose Festival Grand Floral Parade 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 Pride Parade 18
Fathers Day 19 Solstice, 3:34pm 20 21 22 23 Take Your Dog to Work Day 24 25
First US bicycle patent, 1819 26 27 Paul Bunyan Day 28 29 30 1 2
3 4

Thursday June 9

SUNRISE COFFEE CLUB Link
Broughton Beach, 4325 NE Marine Dr Take Trimet (right off Marine Dr multi-use path, east of where it intersects the road)
5:00am - 6:30am
What better way to start Pedalpalooza? Get up before the crack of dawn and ride up to the Columbia to make coffee while watching the sun rise. Coffee and camaraderie guaranteed. BYO coffee, water, and way to make coffee. Think camping stoves and the like. Sunrise is hoped for at 5:21. Bringing some breakfast ain't a bad idea, either.
Sunrise Coffee Club  [forum]
RIDE LIKE A GIRL: ROAD BIKING 101 - CLINIC & RIDE Link 21+
Western Bikeworks, 1015 NW 17th Ave Take Trimet (RSVP here so you are notified of changes/instructions: www.Meetup.com/RLAGcycling)
9:30am - 2:30pm, Clinic on Road Biking basics held @ Western Bikeworks with training ride immediately following
This 6-week training series introduces basic skills for biking on the road. Emphasis is on biking in-town and in residential areas (versus rural roads). Includes the use of bikeways, bike lanes and learning to navigate roads shared with vehicles. Helps to prepare the newer bicyclist to ride with other bike groups, clubs and in organized biking events. $15 per week. Attend one or all six.
Ride Like A Girl Cycling (Carolyn Jen), ridelikeapdxgirl at gmail daht comm, Ride Like A Girl Cycling , Please see our calendar for details, 503-913-3534  [forum]
PEDALPALOOZA KICKOFF RIDE Link FF
6:00pm - 8:00pm, We ride at 7PM
Meet at 6:00 at Salmon Fountain, we'll leave by 7:00. We'll end under the eastside of Hawthorne Bridge

This year's kickoff ride will be led by the Thursday Night Ride crew.

Be sure to bring flyers or info for your Pedalpalooza ride to distribute if you like :-)
Nathan Jones, jamesnathanjones at gmail daht comm, www.rideyrbike.com/thursday-night-ride  [forum]

KICKOFF RAMBLE! Link
8:15pm, Leave sometime around 8:30ish and go till enough of us cry ENOUGH!
The Six Miles on the Kickoff ride not enough for you?

Let's take a fun inner city Bike ramble to see the evenings sights, hang out and have some bikey fun!

We'll hit some Cool Streets, Light the Night and have some Danceable Tunes as we ramble around Inner SE, NE, Downtown & NW Portland.
Scott Batchelar, Scottbs at me daht comm, bit.ly/1X6pFWO  [forum]

Friday June 10

BREAKFAST ON THE BRIDGES Link
7:00am - 9:00am
Slingin' free coffee and breakfast goodies for bikers and walkers on the east end of the lower Steel Bridge, west end of the Hawthorne Bridge, and the west side of the Tillikum Bridge under the 99 Red Balloons sculpture. Join us!
Cap'n Croissant, bonb at lists.riseup daht nett, www.shift2bikes.org/allbike.php#BonB  [forum]
RIDE THE HIGH COUNTRY Link
1:00pm
Ride from Portland to Gresham following the Springwater Corridor the entire way until the ascent of Hogan Butte - a little-known hill in Gresham with spectacular views. If you're not familiar with Portland, the Springwater is a paved path dedicated to bicycles and pedestrians following a former railway along Johnson Creek. The first 13 miles of this 15-mile ride are on the flat Springwater, but the "high country" in the title comes from the last 2 miles, with a 600-foot ascent to the 920-foot top of Hogan Butte. The summit has sweeping grassy fields providing views of Mt. St. Helens, Mt. Adams, Mt. Hood, and Mt. Jefferson. This is an out/back ride, or three miles from the summit is the Gresham MAX Light Rail station going back to Portland.
Tom Howe, nagitpo at gmail daht comm, https://www.facebook.com/events/205516146492293  [forum]
CANCELLED: BIKINI BICYCLE WASH ON THE WILLAMETTE! Link
3:00pm
CANCELLED due to rain.

It's hot as heck and your bike is filthy.  Come work on your tan and perty up your ride on Downtown Portland's favorite public dock!  We provide soap, rags, brushes, attitude.  You bring yourself, your bike, your bikini, your super-soaker, snacks, inner tubes, outer tubes, sunscreen, beach towel, sunglasses, snorkels, flippers, dolphins, unicorns, mermaids, sea lions and "lubricants".
Ru Pamela  [forum]

HELLO, BICYCLE BOOK LAUNCH + SIGNING Link
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Come celebrate the launch of the new book Hello, Bicycle, a book all about embracing a life on two wheels. We'll be giving away a few books as door prizes, as well as raffling off some other sweet bike gear. All proceeds will go to supporting the Safe Routes to School program. There will be cold brew and beer, and if you don't remember to bring your own cup, there will be limited edition stainless steel pints on sale.
Anna Brones  [forum]
PASTAFARIAN PIRATE RIDE #3 Link
CANCELED Moved to July 1 (We will still meet at Powell Park on 6/10 and have Grog and Pie for all comers!)
In our third year, come celebrate the Flying Spaghetti Monster with us! Wear your finest Pirate garb or pasta strainer headgear for this ride. We'll have mobile music and will partake in a relaxed ride with buried treasure (& grog!) along the way and a big pasta feed for all at the end. Feel free to bring your favorite piratical libations! We'll end in time to provide Pasta for All well before the evening's Midnight Mystery Ride.
Irreverend Extra Medium, odottore at gmail daht comm  [forum]
LITTLE LEBOWSKI URBAN ACHIEVER RIDE Link
CANCELED Moved to June 24
We are lovers of Lebowski, bikers of the city with the necessary means for a necessary means for taking 'er easy. Come out with your best costume or a robe if you are a lazy man. We promise no funny stuff. There will be reenactments of scenes of the movie at 6-8 parks throughout the city. Last two years were far out (http://www.pileofprints.com/PhotoEssays/Little-Lebowski-Urban-Achiever/n-6Vhbv/i-H36ngtW), but this year is going to be even better with new scenes. Come and take notes for us. Confirm you're coming here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1714704142103433/
J. Quintana, elironick at gmail daht comm  [forum]
AALIYAH X OUTKAST RIDE Link
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Remember back to the turn of the century? Maybe you were in middle school? Maybe High School? Maybe just starting college? There was a certain style in the air...it was hard to put your finger on but you knew it was there. Come to Aaliyah X Outkast, a celebration of the 90's and 2000's. From Ludacris to Juvenile to TLC and Brandy these were the songs of your formative years. These are the tracks you learned to get down to. The ride will start in NE and journey to Spare Room where we will continue the party with the Aaliyah x Outkast Tribute night. Lead by DJ's B Hammer'd, Lamar Leroy, Duncan Gerow and Anechoic this will be the only ride that truly celebrates the 90's proper. Dirty South(east) can you really feel me?
Brent Hammer, brentehammer at gmail daht comm, Aaliyah x Outkast  [forum]
CHARGE OF THE LIGHT BRIGADE! -LIGHT THE STREETS! Link 21+
8:30pm, leaving at 9PM
You know you want to do this! Last Year the Light Brigade took over Division, Foster, 82nd and Broadway.

Light up your bikes, break out the tunes, this ride will be off the hook - We'll hit some Major Portland Streets lighting up the night with our brilliant steeds.

Where will we go? Think MAJOR STREETS with stops for food and drink along the way!
Scott Batchelar, scottbs at me daht comm, Please Register - www.facebook.com/events/261376207545029/, <img border=0 src="images/at.gif" alt=" at " />pdxstories on twitter, 971-207-5523  [forum]

MIDNIGHT MYSTERY RIDE Link
11:00pm, At midnight, we ride.
Each month a new leader picks an establishment to meet at. We go inside, support the bar, and then at midnight we ride off to a mystery destination, following the leader into the dark.

::Tips for Riders::
1. Lighten up
2. Dress for the weather
3. We never said it was safe

We will have stickers for riders tonight.

Want to lead one of your own in the future? Contact us today to reserve your month!
Team Midnight, midnightmysteryridePDX at gmail daht comm, https://midnightmysteryride.wordpress.com  [forum]

Saturday June 11

HEROIC CLASSIC & VINTAGE RIDE Link
8:30am - 12:30pm, We leave punctually.
We will ride classic and vintage bicycles, heroically, on a demanding route of 30+ miles.  There will be stiff climbs, twisty descents, and 10+ miles of dirt and gravel trails.*  We will get dirty and sweaty, maybe muddy.  Riding in the spirit of the greats, Coppi, Mercx, Hinault, we will suffer, self-harm, prevail, and in the end slake our thirst and cleanse our wounds with recovery beverage aka beer.  
* Trails rideable on 23 mm road tires.  For experienced riders.

John, Johnliu at earthlink daht nett, 510-847-0070  [forum]
CULLY NEIGHBORHOOD FARM TOUR BY BIKE Link FF
10:00am - 2:00pm
Bike in a group from one farm to the next in the Cully neighborhood in NE Portland with its large properties and many market farms growing organic produce, flowers and herbs. You will meet Cully Farmers who will give a quick tour of their farms, answer questions, and show you the products they make. Then the bike group is off to the next farm.
We are offering coffee, juices, pastries, and fruit to start you off right. Hope to see you.

Cully Neighborhood Farmers, letsprune at gmail daht comm, 503-528-6898  [forum]
TOUR D'ODOT Link
11:00am
The Oregon Department of Transportation's mission is to provide a safe, efficient transportation system that supports economic opportunity and livable communities for Oregonians.

This ride is a great opportunity to experience that safe, efficient transportation system first hand! Highlights include: SE Powell Blvd., 82nd Avenue, and Lombard.
Crow & Carl  [forum]

RIDE LEADERSHIP RIDE 2 Link
11:30am - 2:00pm
We'll show & tell you what you need to know to lead a great ride!  Besides covering general things-a-great-ride-has, we will highlight pitfalls and recommend preparation by word and example.  Handouts provided.  We'll end at Grilled By Bike in Irving park at 2pm.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1760369380888202/
Phil & Fool  [forum]

TERRI SUE WEBB MEMORIAL NAKED Link
12:00pm - 2:00pm, Roll at 12:30
Sunny Naked Ride honoring Terri Sue Webb, one of Oregon's pioneering body freedom activists.  We'll ride naked or nearly so on the streets of Portland, through sunshine or liquid sunshine, enjoying body acceptance and healthy fresh air on our privates.  Bring water, body paint, sweaters, but no cameras.  Ends at Col Summers
Kernel And Past Tire, kernelmoses at gmail daht comm, en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Terri_Sue_Webb, 503-453-9937  [forum]
CARGO BIKES 101 WITH PDX CARGO BIKE GANG Link FF
Books with Pictures, 1100 SE Division St Take Trimet (Use staples by Ford Bldg or Genie's Cafe, meet inside the shop.)
12:00pm
What are my favorite parts of the cargo bike community? The people (they do interesting things like open inclusive comic book shops), finding new and flatter routes that open up more destinations to me, and hanging out while we chat about bikes and the kids play. Ive combined all these into a PDX Cargo Bike Gang ride. We start at Katie Proctors just-opened Books with Pictures on SE Division and flat-route our way to Staccato Gelato. *Bring $ for treats.* Well take our treats over to DaVinci Middle School (walkable if you dont have a cargo bike to carry treats while you ride) where the kids can play while we chat. Perfect ride for the cargo bike curious to see what the fuss is about.
KYouell, kyouell at gmail daht comm, PDX Cargo Bike Gang (fb group)  [forum]
IMMIGRANT AND REFUGEE RIDE Link
Gateway Transit Center, NE 99th Ave and Multnomah St Take Trimet (At the north end near the 205 bike path!)
1:00pm, Ride by 1:15!
Ride around East Portland and visit and learn about IRCO, the Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization. IRCO provides an array of services to amazing people who often have not been fully integrated into this country or the city. Let's show that Pedalpalooza and PDX bikers stand in respect and solidarity with the world beyond our borders!
Jaya, jaya.jeptha at gmail daht comm, 503-380-2573  [forum]
GRILLED BY BIKE Link
2:00pm - 10:00pm
Meet at Irving park at 2:Pm grill for a while then roll to our next destination at 4: Carnivores and Herbivores are all welcome, a Veggie grill will be offered as well. We will end up in deep N.E for the sunset
Ted Shred, tedleach2000 at yahoo daht comm  [forum]
MAGICAL UNICORN RIDE!! Link FF
2:00pm - 4:30pm
This is a call for all unicorns, of all ages, in the City of Portland (and beyond) to gather together at our enchanted green patch: the greenery next to the tennis court at Colonel Summers Park. Not everyone will be able to see us, since we are magical beings, but we will be able to see each other! Unicorns barely touch the ground- some even say they merely skim it, so finding the trail of a unicorn is almost impossible! We will go on an adventure: to the top of candy mountain, and back down. Ride as bare as you dare or roll around in sparkles! The shimmery and more glittery, the better. Bike decorations highly encouraged. Meet at 2 to sparkle up, fly out at 2:15.
Glitter, sidewalk chalk & dance jams provided!

Shallin, Magical Unicorn Ride!  [forum]
RECUMBENT PARTY PARTY PARTY! Link
TerraCycle, 5726 SE Center St. Take Trimet (Just north of Foster)
2:30pm - 8:30pm, 3:00 to Rose City, 4:00 to Recumbent PDX, 5:00 back to TerraCycle, 6:00 afterparty starts
A celebration of recumbents, recumbent riding, and the local places that make it all happen. We'll ride from TerraCycle over to Rose City Recumbents for fun and light refreshments, then over to Recumbent PDX for more fun and food, then finally up to Mt. Tabor and back to TerraCycle for a BBQ party in the TerraCycle/Thrive Cycling parking lot.
Patrick Franz, info at t-cycle daht comm, www.t-cycle.com, 800-371-5871  [forum]
SWEETPEA & FRIENDS BIKE PARADE Link FF
4:00pm
Hey,  if you have a Sweetpea bicycle, please come parade your Sweetpea with friends and lovers of all things Sweet and Sugar at this very CASUAL ride on Saturday at 4:00 from Glady Bike Shop on Alberta st. to Sugar Wheel Works on Williams.
It's totally fine if you don't have a Sweetpea, come on any bike to celebrate the Sweetpeas in Portland.

We are trying to get as many Sweetpea Bikes and Sugar Wheels together in one spot.. Think of the beauty and how happy our bikes and their owners and friends will be.  Wear your happiest outfit, decorate or not and let's have some fun!!
Marion Rice, marionrice at me daht comm, www.s  [forum]

ZOMBIES RIDE 2 DEAD RIDE Link
Grateful Meds, 7050 NE MLK Blvd Take Trimet (Meet outside Grateful Meds)
4:15pm
Zombies will meet at Saturday June 11 [at] 4:19pm Grateful Meds to ride while listening to the Grateful Dead. Stops include Black Bird Bicycle Repair, dinner/drinks at Fire on the Mountain Buffalo Wings. Gotta hit Prince Vs Bowie or Bowie vs Prince then the Mission Theater [at] 8pm to see Garcia Birthday Band $12-$15 tickets 21+.  Bring boomboxes and bootleg tapes. Raffle prizes blinky lights, glowsticks. 5+ miles
Zed Is Dead   [forum]
HOOPS & HOPS Link
Irving City Park, 3300 NE 7th Avenue Take Trimet (We'll be out there, you'll spot a woman wearing a crab hat in honor of Allen Crabbe.)
5:00pm
Basketball, biking, and beer: Three things Portland excels at, so let's combine them.

Meet at Irving City Park at 5pm on Saturday June 11th. We're going to play a few games of knockout, or "bump" depending on what you call it.

We'll then bike to a bar, have a drink, hang out for a bit and bike to a second park and play another few games of knockout. Once the herd wants to quench its collective thirst we'll go on another stop.

Plan is to hit three parks and play, then go to a nearby food cart pod and eat a late dinner.

No entry fee but a non-perishable food item is encouraged and will be donated to the Oregon Food Bank. Let's do some good while we do something slightly childish.

Please bring cash to make it easier on the kind bart
Reed Buterbaugh, reedbuterbaugh at gmail daht comm, 571-239-6908  [forum]

KING KAMEHAMEHA (HAWAIIAN) DAY RIDE Link
5:00pm - 9:00pm
Aloha- Back for our 4th consecutive year!  Pull out those Hawiian shirts, tiki torches, leis, and grass skirts, as June 11 is Hawaiian Day- and this year it's a Saturday- wahoo!

As always, we'll begin at the Pedal PT office for a short 4-6mile cruise through Portland- multiple stops are an option, and will finish up at the PDX Green Dragon, where your very first beer is FREE if wearing Hawaiian apparel! Tag your friends, and let's get rolling- Mahalo!
Marisa , info at pedalpt daht comm, www.pedalpt.com , 503-894-9038  [forum]

PRINCE VS. BOWIE (DIABLO START POINT) Link
7:00pm, Rolling out at ~8pm
*
Team Prince (Diablo) Leg of the FINAL Prince Vs. Bowie Pedalpalooza Ride!

"We don't cry because we knew them, we cry because they helped us know ourselves."

Mobile Dance Party!

Come celebrate the lives & music of these two amazing artists and pedal away into the night with us!

Rolling out sometime after 8 to meet Team Bowie (Lillian)!

Come run with Diablo dressed in your best 80's garb/pop star of the era and we'll rendezvous with Team BOWIE for a fabulous dance party!

We'll be rocking the best "The Artist" & "The Thin White Duke" have to offer!

SLOW pace
Not a loop! Bring Lights!  Wear PURPLE!
Ride at Own Risk!

*Lighthearted prelude protest, expounding the principles of http://pdxwnbr.org/why/ (but without nudity?) ;)
Diablo, dirtydiablorides at gmail daht comm, Facebook Event   [forum]

BOWIE VS. PRINCE: THE FINAL ONE Link
7:00pm, Rides at 8PM; optional end party (21+ bring ID!)
We end 9 years of dancing and riding in the streets to The Thin White Duke and The Artist with a bang, in memory of the amazing music they brought to our world. Our hearts may have been broken this year, but we dance and pedal on to the tunes of our dearly departed musical greats.

Dress as your favorite star and we'll dance and battle in the streets. The route will be an easy pace, friendly to novice riders and cargo bikes, with frequent dancing stops (Older kids are welcome on the ride!) Bring lights and a lock and your dancing shoes. This ride will go late and will have an optional end party at a secret location (bring your ID if you'd like to join, 21+).

Mobile sound systems are encouraged, please prepare bowie/prince playlist.
Lilymonster, lillian at anomalily daht nett, www.bowievsprince.com, tweet  at anomalily  [forum]

Sunday June 12

CASCADE LOCKS! Link 21+
10:00am - 6:00pm, how long does it take you to ride a century?
Let's ride our bicycles to Thunder Island brew pub for lunch!
About 100 miles altogether, although you can shorten it by hopping the MAX to/from Cleveland Station in Gresham.

No locks needed for cafe meet spot or lunch spot, but I recommend lights just in case.
Maria , bicyclekitty at gmail daht comm, https://www.facebook.com/events/1732685643676894, 503-516-3034  [forum]

ZOOBOMB CENTURY Link
washington park Take Trimet (Fairview and Knights blvd)
10:00am
100 miles of riding down hill on a mini bike! Bring your 16" wheel, single speed mini bike to the intersection of Fairview and Knights blvd at *10am. This year we will be doing this event in teams relay style. First team to hit 100 miles wins! Bring food to grill and cold tasty beverages.
*if you're not there by 10 you're behind!

Guardrail  [forum]
CASUAL CLASSIC & VINTAGE RIDE Link
10:00am - 12:00pm
We will ride classic and vintage bicycles, casually, on a short route of 10 to 15 miles.  There will be pleasant tree-lined streets, riverside paths, and a bridge or two.  We will finish at Velocult with plenty of time to tidy your bikes for the 2 pm C&V Show & Shine and have a conversational beverage aka beer.  (If you are looking for the "Heroic" C&V Ride, that is now on Saturday June 11.)
John Liu, johnliu at earthlink daht nett, 510-847-0070  [forum]
SPRINGWATER SKATE Link
Cartlandia , 8145 SE 82nd St Take Trimet (trail at west end of Cartlandia)
10:00am
Dust off your skateboard and skate with us on the Springwater Corridor Trail. We move at an easy pace, everyone welcome distance varies five to ten miles.
Cory Poole, Facebook event page  [forum]
FLYING BLIND INTANDEM Link FF
10:30am - 1:30pm
Sighted and blind bike riders coming together to go on a two-seated adventure!

Fairly mellow tandem ride along the i-205 bike path to Rocky Butte.  At the top well eat lunch, mix up tandem teams as we circle the summit, and return to the starting point if desired.  Please let us know at least 3 days in advance if you need a captain, a stoker, and/or a tandem.  Well confirm with you the day before.

If you are stoker, a captain, and/or you have a tandem, we want you!

Arrive at 10:30 for bagels and shmears.  Tandem training 10:45-11:15, then start raiding at 11:30.

The mystique of the tandem - two people on one bike, sharing one mission - is a contradiction to the do-it-yourself and island unto oneself mentality.  Join us!
Jim Jackson (President Of A Local Chapter Of The National Federation Of The Blind) & Nathaniel Holder, InTandemPDX at nholder daht comm, 209-623-8851  [forum]

MAMMA MIA! THE SING-ALONG BIKE RIDE Link
Kenilworth City Park, 3214 SE Holgate Blvd Portland OR 97202 Take Trimet (Meet on the balcony near the tennis courts)
12:00pm
Another Pedalpalooza sing-along like last year's "Grease" bike ride. We'll make several stops on a parks route of a few miles singing ABBA songs from the movie Mamma Mia! with the help of a mobile audio/video system. If you like, come dressed as Agnetha, Bjorn, Benny or Annifrid (a-b-b-a) , or as a character from the movie! Song lyrics provided on screen and on printed handouts, and all singing abilities are welcome.
Tom Howe, nagitpo at gmail daht comm, https://www.facebook.com/events/193014651066633  [forum]
S.S. PUSSYCAT, A WTF ALLEYCAT Link FF
12:00pm - 3:00pm, Meet at Noon, Race at 1.
S.S. Pussycat is a Women/Trans/Femme alleycat race hosted by BATTLEKAT- Portlands new WTF Track racing team!

Join us on Sunday June 12th at Colonel Sumner's Park for an adventure in the name of Spirit or Speed!

The days adventure ride will include a manifest for those speedy ladies out there who want to race, and an alternative manifest for those ladies (&kids!) who want to have a rad time biking around a relatively flat, inviting, and fun route!

Entry will be $5, and the proceeds will be split between supporting BATTLEKAT this track season, and a local Youth and Women's charity.

Ladies, we encourage you to wear a costume, tow your kids, bring your friends, and otherwise express yourself!
<3 BATTLEKAT  [forum]

NE URBAN GOAT RIDE Link
12:30pm
Are you goat-curious? Wonder what its like to have goats in the city? What do they eat? Where do they sleep? Can you drink their milk? Or maybe you just want to spend the afternoon hanging out with awesome goats. Either way, join us on a tour of 4 goat properties in NE PDX.  

Well start in the Cully Neighborhood and see 2 places there, then well have a 3 mile ride to inner NE and see two more places in Alberta/N Williams area. Drinks at Hopworks on N WIlliams after the ride for anyone who wants to join.

The ride will be slow paced and easy going.

Well meet at Wellington Park - NE 66th and Mason. Meet and gather 12:30 - we ride at 1:00!  (Scheduled to end around 4:00-ish)

Volunteer Corkers needed!
David Jahns, zzzgoatspdx at gmail daht comm  [forum]

PAINT OUR PAUL RIDE Link
Kenton Park, 8417 N Brandon Ave Take Trimet (NE Corner, near N Argyle and N Brandon)
1:00pm
Break out your best flannel and celebrate Kenton's beloved and historic Paul Bunyan! We'll start at the NE corner of Kenton Park and ride leisurely through the neighborhood, ending at Paul. Learn about the effort to restore our landmark and how to get involved. Route will be a near loop, convenient to MAX. Stick around and kick back in the Kenton Business District afterwards!
Paint Paul PDX, PaintPaulPDX  [forum]
KNIT WIT BIKE RIDE Link
1:00pm
Grab your knitting needles and your bike! We'll ride for a bit at a social pace, then end at a park or cafe for some knitting and socializing. Bring your WIPs and wear your handknits!
Emily G, emilykguise at gmail daht comm  [forum]
ALWAYS SUNNY IN PHILADELPHIA RIDE Link 21+
2:00pm - 4:30pm
Dress up as your favorite ASIP character and join us for the second annual Always Sunny in Philadelphia Ride. Last year's inaugural ride provided participants with actual rum-soaked ham, wine in cans, swimming, and a bit of nudity. It's highly likely that this year's ride will contain the same elements and more.
We will meet at the Yamhill Pub (more Always Sunny style than the actual Paddy's Pub a few blocks away) have a cheap beverage or two, and then head out on a slow-paced 9 mile ride : https://ridewithgps.com/routes/13382571

I'll be giving out prizes for the top 3 costumes, so impress the shit out of me.

Later, boners.
-Sweet Dee, your ride leader.

https://www.facebook.com/events/643495859135710/
Sweet Dee, tonyaoyala at gmail daht comm  [forum]

VINTAGE SHOW AND SHINE AT VELO CULT Link
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Come one come all to the first ever Velo Cult Vintage Show and Shine!

We encourage every vintage bike collector to bring in the one bike from their collection that they are most proud of having.

Any style of bike is allowed! All ages welcome!

Feel free to contact us at velocultevents[at]gmail.com if you have any further quesitons!
Velo Cult Bike Shop And Tavern, velocultevents at gmail daht comm, www.velocult.com  [forum]

RIP CITY RIDE! Link FF
Oregon Park, NE Hoyt St and 29th Ave Take Trimet (on the basketball court)
2:00pm
Let's celebrate an amazing Blazers season on the Rip City ride! We'll start by shooting some hoops at Oregon Park, swing by the Kevin Duckworth dock, and end at the Rose Quarter fountain. Stereo will be blasting "Bust a Bucket" of course. Wear your Blazers gear!
Facebook invite: https://www.facebook.com/events/2034072273484794/

Becky, beckylmorton at gmail daht comm  [forum]
BLOOMERS RIDE! Link FF
3:00pm, Ride @ 3, Show @ 6! Show location TBA.
Don your most fabulous 1890s bifuricated garments and celebrate the Bloomer Suit, a garment that provided unprecedented mobility for members of the "gentler sex." We will start off with a performance of "Pants! A Mini-Musical about the Bicycle, Dress Reform, and Gender Liberation!" We will then visit some historic sites in Portland, and end with a show by Bicycle Face, the authors of "Pants!," as well as other fun historical/queer/environmental tidbits for adults and children alike! You can check out our music at bicycleface.bandcamp.com.

Bloomers started as a dress with pants underneath, morphed in to actual pants, and somehow ended up as frilly underwear. Wear whatever, google for costume ideas!
Hollis Proffitt, hollisthedoula at gmail daht comm, Bicycle Face, 501-960-2348  [forum]

PET-ALPALOOZA Link
Laurelhurst Park, 3700 SE Ankeny St Take Trimet (Off-leash area; south-central part of the park)
3:30pm, Depart at 3:45
Springing from the tradition of Puppypalooza comes "Pet"apalooza! In true PC nature, we're dropping the species-ism this year and are specifically welcoming all pets on bikes, be they furry, feathered, scaled, rocky, or other(???). This will be an easy-paced ride to accommodate all bike setups.

Disclaimer: your pet's well-being comes first; please don't bring animals unaccustomed to bike rides, nor animals that don't socialize well with others. Don't have a bike-trained pet? Dress up as an animal yourself and we'll look the other way. Stuffed "pets" also acceptable!

https://www.facebook.com/events/1586709988324797/
J.E., sougitsune at gmail daht comm  [forum]

GET LOST! Link
4:00pm
We ride until we find a natural end point. Feel free to bail whenever you wanna go somewhere else.

Back for its 7th year, Get Lost! is a ride led entirely by chance.  Dice are rolled to determine how many blocks to ride, and which direction to turn once we get there (Odd total =R, Even =L).

You never know what to expect. Since we won't be taking designated bike routes riders should be pretty comfortable in semi-hairy conditions, but dangerous or illegal routes will not be traveled.

Probably not a loop, but that's what we said the first year, and we (eerily) ended up in the exact place we started! Read about that year's ride here: http://bit.ly/eDaPZW
Scott Batchelar , scottbs at me daht comm, Register Here - www.facebook.com/events/224713777905391/, Follow our twitter  at pdxstories , 971-207-5523  [forum]

DISCO SUPERHERO/GALACTIC FUNKSTER RIDE! Link
6:00pm, departing by 6:30pm
Dress like the disco superhero,outerspace galactic funkster or disco alien you are or always wanted to be! you know its inside you dying to get out!!
starting point at Sewallcrest park. will be loosley about a 3 hour event with a slow groovy casual pace with plenty of dance party breaks with old school disco and funk tunes. we will loop back to our start location. your host: Viola Rose

Viola Rose, violarose7 at gmail daht comm, FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE LINK  [forum]
HEAVY BIKE HILL CLIMB CHALLENGE Link
Dawson Park, 101 N Stanton St Take Trimet (Meet at the gazebo)
7:00pm
Ride your HEAVY ASS bike up a STEEP ASS hill. The Heavy Bike Hill Climb Challenge, Pedalpalooza's most challenging ride, is back for its 5th year. Join us on your 40+ pound bike for a ride up to the Pittock Mansion. Your bike isn't that heavy? Adding weight is fine, it's just got to be on the bike (beverage weight encouraged). No prizes but pain and pride, this is not a race. Ride gathers at 7pm, departs at 7:30pm. When we reach the top we'll enjoy snacks/drinks while watching the sun set over Portland. Helmet, lights, lock, good brakes, and common sense strongly recommended.
Patrick And Gram, ploftus12 at gmail daht comm, https://www.facebook.com/events/233733970327510  [forum]
ZOOBOMB Link
8:30pm
Zoobomb is long running weekly bike event that meets every Sunday around 8:30PM near (13th & SW Burnside) in Portland OR. Bring a bike, TriMet MAX $, bike lights, and any safety gear you need.
Its a good time and you WILL have fun!
MINI BIKES ENCOURAGED - ALL BIKES WELCOME
HELMETS ARE A GOOD IDEA
* RIDE AT YOUR OWN RISK *
LEAVE NO TRACE

Zoobomb, zoobomb at zoobomb daht nett, zoobomb.net  [forum]

Monday June 13

SKATES UNITE! Link FF
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Do you feel alone on your skates or skateboard? Want to meet other people on skates! All skates unite for a lunchtime ride on the waterfront. We are going to ride north along the waterfront. This is a loop.
Lance P  [forum]
NW PDX KID RIDE Link FF
4:00pm
We'll start at Couch Park, head to Wallace Park and end up at the Fields.  Bring a picnic dinner.
Sky, skycolley at gmail daht comm  [forum]
PORTLAND SHORT TRACK RACING @ PIR Link
Portland International Raceway, 1940 N Victory Blvd Take Trimet (left from the entry road, about 1/2 mile past the entry gate.)
4:30pm - 8:30pm, Every Monday in June and July
bring your dirt-friendly bicycle or unicycle out to PIR to ride laps with a bunch of other dirty bike nerds.  Races go in heats by skill level and gender, and there is a race for kids (early) as well.  Racing costs $, but spectating is free and fun!

See website for more details (http://portlandracing.com/)
Portland Racing, Portland Racing  [forum]

MONDAY NIGHT BIKE RACE SERIES Link
5:30pm - 8:30pm, April 11 - August 29
The Monday Night Bike Race Series kicks into high gear Monday, April 11, at Portland International Raceway. Separate categories for beginners and advanced cyclists offered for racing on a flat, closed, car-free circuit. (Monday nights, April 11  August 29, no racing July 4). Entry Fee is $15.00. An Oregon Bicycle Racing Association (OBRA) license is required to race and is $5 (single-day) or $30 (annual). More info at www.racemondaynight.com
Jim Anderson, pwnllc at gmail daht comm, www.racemondaynight.com, 503-975-8229  [forum]
LABYRINTHS OF PORTLAND Link FF
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Have you ever wondered about all those cool church labyrinths?

This Family Friendly ride will take us on a tour of some of Portland's Church, Secular and Personal Labyrinths

Meander the city on bikes and walk indoor and outdoor labyrinths. Meditative and playful.

We'll stop by the PSU Food Cart Pod to grab some eats.
Scott Batchelar , scottbs at me daht comm, Register Here - www.facebook.com/events/163267347403734/, Follow our Twitter  at pdxstories, 971-207-5523  [forum]

STRAIGHT TO THE POINT Link
6:15pm, ride at 6:30. NE riders can join at Wilshire Park pavillion at 7 prior to supply stop.
A leisurely ride out to the confluence, where we will enjoy the sunset, the sights and sounds of the night and a lively blaze. Maybe the dawn also...
Noah, noah.siegel.977 at gmail daht comm  [forum]
TOUR DE FRANZIA Link 21+
Kenilworth City Park, SE Holgate Blvd & 32nd Ave Take Trimet (Meet up at the top of the brick overlook)
6:30pm
I seized power last year, and don't intend to relinquish it without a challenge. As the original leaders say: Celebrate affordability & portability and bring us your tired, your poor, your boxed wines for our party on wheels!
Drunken Despot  [forum]
THE BIRDS AND THE BEES - BY PORTLAND BIKE PARTY Link 21+
Pearl District Take Trimet (register for free "ticket" to find out location)
6:30pm, Ride departs at 7:30 PM
The birds and bees are stirring and roving, searching for dates, friends, and life partners. Join this bike ride to chirp and buzz with other singles, and experience the leaves of soaring trees gracing you with love and the sunset painting the sky with glorious colors while the clouds float away.

Classy shirts, pants, skirts, dresses, and shoes are required. Also, comb your hair.

The ride will meet at a location in the Pearl District. There are limited number of tickets for men and women. To come to the ride, you must purchase a free ticket. We will email the start location 1 day before the ride to ticket holders.
Portland Bike Party, portlandbikeparty at gmail daht comm, register for free ticket on EventBrite  [forum]

NO HELMET RIDE Link
211 SE Caruthers St, Portland, OR 97214 Take Trimet (Southern End of Eastbank Esplanade)
7:00pm
Emerge from the shadows of shame - daredevils of the bike lane. Here is your chance to ride exclusively with like-minded bareheaded cyclists in a daring display of freewheeling cavalier. We will feel the gentle breezes blow through our libertine hair, as we coolly parade our nonchalance around town. We will take deep breaths of clean air with throats unencumbered by choking straps and buckles.

Self-appointed bicycle safety advisors should steer clear, or avert their scornful gazes and tiresome tsk tsks, for we will ride free-headed, as the early cyclists intended. Whilst they, crowned with styrofoam buckets, will be fools for mockery.

** Oregon law precludes cyclists under the age of 16 from attending this ride **
Helmut Nein  [forum]

BIKIN' BETTIES (ALL-LADIES RIDE) Link 21+
7:00pm, Wheels down at 7:30pm, 16 miles!
Bikin' Betties is an all-ladies bike ride on Monday nights. It's a great way to meet fellow female cyclists, get a workout, learn bike routes around our city, and become more skilled and confident on our bikes. Anyone who identifies as a woman is welcome. (Boys, you know we love you, but every now and then we need our lady-time. Thanks for respecting us and letting us do this ride without you &#9829;)
Alie Kilts, Bikin' Betties - Portland  [forum]
FOR THE LOVE OF THE BOTTLE (DYNAMO) Link 21+
Lucky Lab, 1700 N Killingsworth St Take Trimet (The one in North Portland!)
8:30pm - 11:30pm, Enjoy a beer, we leave at 9:30
A ride appreciating the humble bottle or sidewall dynamo generator! Vintage or modern, it doesn't matter, as long as the generator works. We'll cruise around the night, kept company by the whirring of the dynamo wheel against tire. Please, NO HUB DYNAMO SYSTEMS OR BATTERY LIGHTS! Bottom bracket dynamos OK!
Bottle Lover  [forum]

Tuesday June 14

BEYOND VOODOO DOUGHNUT RIDE WITH PEDAL BIKE TOURS Link FF
Grant Park , NE 33rd Ave and Thompson St Take Trimet (Beverly Cleary Sculpture Garden)
8:00am - 11:00am
Tourists come through Portland in a complicated path that must wind past SW 3rd & Ankeny, where a tiny, porny doughnut shop has made an international splash. Rain, 100-degree shine or hail, the tourists fan out from the corner, a dozen or two prize Voodoo Doughnuts held like trophies before them. But Portland has so much more to offer!

Were going to discover how it is Portlands legendary bike tour guides get their fried dough fix. Our tour will experience doughnuts like people who have put in 100s of hours and dollars on their bikes, searching out doughnut shops and testing as many as we could burn off on the way home.

Our 3ish-hour bike tour will stop at 3-4 doughnut purveyors with about 12 miles of biking. Bring cash.
Sarah Gilbert/Pedal Bike Tours, sarahg at pedalbiketours daht comm, pedalbiketours.com, 503-243-2453, 503-889-6410  [forum]

TABOR TUESDAYS Link
8:15am, Ride up at your pace from anywhere you are, meet at the top at 8:15am, Every Tuesday
Meet at the top of Mt. Tabor at the benches overlooking Hawthorne Blvd at 8:15am for high fives and a dance jam. The perfect morning bike buzz every Tuesday.
Ivy Chuang  [forum]
FLAG DAY RIDE Link
4:00pm
Bernard J Cigrand spearheaded the first flag day in 1894, now its time to bring it to the bicycle! We will primarily be representing Old Glory but other flags are welcome. The ride will mostly cover N and NE at a leisurely pace. Please be respectful of our neighbors.
Ted Shred, tedleach2000 at yahoo daht comm  [forum]
SKYLINETAVERNTUESDAY Link 21+
4:00pm
Tavern Tuesday departs every you guessed it Tuesday from B-Line Sustainable Urban Delivery and travels up Leif Erics on and Saltzman to Skyline Blvd, culminating with a tasty beverage at the wonderful Skyline Tavern! After re-hydrating, we`ll pick the most fun way down the west hills dirt road options and cross the St. Johns Bridge back in to town. Feel free to bail after the bridge, but the ride officially ends at Barlow Tavern on N. Greeley and Ainsworth. This is a mixed-terrain ride with sustained climbs 1,300. A spirited fun pace, cash, lock, lights and bigger tires recommended, but not required! This is no-drop ride! That being said, please be prepared to fix your own stuff should the need arise i.e. flat kit and a tool.
Sam Appelbaum, smappelbaum at gmail daht comm  [forum]
MEDICAL + HEALTH PROFESSIONALS RIDE! Link
5:00pm - 7:30pm
Do you work in the health and/or medical field? Come join with the Pedal PT gang as we'll take a leisurely stroll around SE Portland (vs a longer ride depending on group and riding experience), eventually finishing at the Green Dragon on SE 9th and Yamhill.
Kevin , info at pedalpt daht comm , www.pedalpt.com  [forum]
ALLEYS OF NORTH PORTLAND Link
5:30pm
Join us on a curated exploration of alleys in Portland's Arbor Lodge, Kenton, Portsmouth & University Park neighborhoods! 9 miles, moderate pace. We'll attempt to not drop anyone, but no promises if you get a flat.

This year's alley ride is more off-road than last year's, so come prepared for gravel and dirt - you won't necessarily need a mountain bike, but touring tires or knobbies are going to be better than skinny ones.

Bring lights and a picnic for after the ride; end spot is also near a grocery store.

Meet: 5:30pm, Leave around 6:00pm!
Kirk & Erinne, erinne.larissa at gmail daht comm, Facebook Event Page, kirk.paulsen at gmail daht comm  [forum]

ALL-AMEDA RIDGE Link
5:30pm
Sure you have ridden up Alameda Ridge, but can you say you have conquered all of it?
Meet: Whole Foods at Fremont  and 15th, near the bike racks at 5:30.
Route: From Whole Foods go to the start of the ridge, we will go up every. single. road and staircase along the ridge until we finish on top of Rocky Butte.
Other Info: Do not wear road bike shoes as we have about a half dozen staircases to ascend. Route is about 3000ft of climbing, and the repeated short and steep climbs, 45 total!, make it pretty tiring.
Pace: This is not a race, but if you get to Rocky Butte first while doing every climb you win.

Matt Otis, matt.otis at gmail daht comm, Facebook Event  [forum]
7TH ANNUAL CULLY BAR CRAWL Link 21+
6:00pm, Meet at 6 ride leaves Peter's at 6:45.
Our 7th year of hitting the best of what Cully has to offer. We'll be crashing 6-10 bars and restaurants, please bring cash especially small bills for food and drink to keep the line moving quickly. What happens in Cully stays in Cully.  This year starts with Taco Tuesday at Peter's Bar and Grill.
Bjorn And Sara Sparkle  [forum]
RUST BELT RIDE Link
6:00pm
Calling all yinzers! Join me on a casually-paced ride to a few Portland places that remind me of Pittsburgh. Mostly easy riding, with a few bridges & hills (naturally).

Not a loop; ends at the Hedge House, a Pittsburgher's home away from home. Ride is free, bring money for food/drinks at the end if you like.
Josh, @press1forjosh, 724-815-0434  [forum]

OPEN ARCHITECTURE PDX Link
CANCELED Moved to June 20
Join Open Architecture PDX, formerly Architecture for Humanity on our 2nd What do you see? Pedalpalooza ride! We will be touring vacant sites or unused land in the area and inviting our members to sketch their ideas for the site! We will then post the ideas nearby as part of an interactive exhibition of inspiration.
Open Architecture PDX, openarchitecturepdx at gmail daht comm, www.openarchcollab.org/portland-oregon  [forum]
NPGREENWAY EXPLORATION RIDE Link
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ride segments of the npGreenway and learn about the effort to support the creation of a human powered transportation corridor that connects nature, jobs and neighborhoods.Meet at Metropolis Bicycle shop at 6PM at 2249 N Williams Ave and ride. Anticipate a 10mph ride that are on city streets. Learn of the desire to connect nature, jobs and neighborhood. Bring your helmet.
Joe Adamski, jgadamski at gmail daht comm, 503-933-3597  [forum]
HERON LAKES GOLF COURSE SUNSET RIDE Link
7:00pm
Sunset ride to Heron Lakes Golf Course.  Bike the cart path to see the best Heron Rookery in Portland. Six mile loop ride.
http://www.tinyurl.com/sloughandgolfbikeride
https://www.facebook.com/events/965785943520273/

Karl, karlcd at yahoo daht comm  [forum]
SKYLINE NIGHT RIDE Link
9:30pm
"You don't know how hearts burn
For love that cannot live yet never dies
Until you've faced each dawn with sleepless eyes
How could you know what love is?"

Climb up to the radio towers, toward Newberry and darkness. Moderate pace, 25 miles. Bright headlights are a good idea. Meet at 9:30, ride at 9:45.
Alex Brey, apbrey at gmail daht comm, Facebook  [forum]

Wednesday June 15

WOMEN BIKE COFFEE CLUB Link
7:30am - 9:00am
Join us for a morning cup-o-joe on your way to work Wednesday mornings from 7:30-9am. We will rotate locations each week so watch out for a Coffee Club along your commute route.

Coffee Clubs are a place for women to come together, share biking experiences and get to know one another. All are welcome to stay for as long or little as you like on you way to the office. Non-commuters also welcome.

This event is open to all women, female-identifying, trans, and gender-nonconforming people who enjoy biking (or think that they might).
Nicole, Nicole at btaoregon daht oh are gee  [forum]

OUTER SLOUGH RAMBLE Link
10:00am - 3:00pm, Meet@10, depart @10:30
Let's explore the further reaches of the Columbia Slough! This approximately 25 mile ride will feature sleepy reaches of this waterway, plus other secret spots. Mixed surfaces, and we may have to push or carry a bike for a bit. A bit of hiugh traffic roads, too. Not a loop but will end near transit, and maybe we'll do lunch, etc at the end.
Shawn, https://urbanadventureleague.wordpress.com  [forum]
BIKING VIKINGS Link
2:00pm
Celebrate the death of the academic year with Portland State students, new grads, alumni, and a special guest. Don horns on your helmet and decorate your pedal-powered ships as we ride to revel in our sweet academic victory. You dont need to be a student to join us  all are welcome to join our roaring, triumphant ride! (Meet at 2pm. At 2:30 we ride).
Gerald F., fit884 at gmail daht comm  [forum]
BICYCLING BREWERIES BLITZ Link 21+
5:00pm
Portland is king when it comes to both breweries and bicycling culture. Let's celebrate that fact by riding to some of Portland's best breweries. We will meet up at The Labrewatory at 5pm. We'll hang out for about an hour and leave at 6. Plan to spend just under an hour at each brewery with about 15 minute rides in between. Ex Novo is our second stop and super close to where we will start. This allows those who cannot make a 5pm start a secondary "start" location in the 6 o'clock hour in the same neighborhood.

Due to time constraints and occupancy at the breweries, this ride is limited to 60 people so please RSVP on this page. Also, please bring cash, exact change preferred, so we can get beers in people's hands quickly.

Cheers,
Ryan Paul

Ryan Paul, Facebook Event Page  [forum]
RIP SIDEWALK VICTIMS RIDE Link FF
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Two pedestrians have been mowed down by cars on Burnside Sidewalks. Exactly 365 days apart. No citation ever given to the 2015 driver. This is a Protest Ride for June 15,2016 5pm South Sidewalk of Burnside Bridge. Slow ride up Burnside to SE 172nd Ave httptinyurl.combunside2016 httppreview.tinyurl.combunside2015.
Joe Rowe, joe at electjoerowe daht comm, NA, 414-465-8805  [forum]
FIXED GEAR RIDE ON MT. TABOR Link
5:30pm, Leave PROMPTLY at 5:40pm!
Come ride your fixed gear bike as FAST as you can around the shoulder of a volcano - Wednesdays are car-free!

We'll do 4 x 1.3 mile laps and regroup at the end. Optional beer stop after the ride. Definitely not a race. ;)

Meet at 5:30pm at the basketball courts on the north side of Mt. Tabor. We leave PROMPTLY at 5:40pm!

You are responsible for your own safety. Fixies only!
Oregonians Ridin' Bikes Around (ORBA), orba.bikes at gmail daht comm, Facebook Event Page  [forum]

COOL STREETS OF PORTLAND! Link
5:30pm
Did you know that Portland has some cool Back Alleys, Sweeping Streets and other Cool Streets?

Well this ride will introduce you to some of the more interesting streets around SE, NE & North Portland with some possible routes in NW and SW for the more adventurous among us.

Well start out at the epicenter of Cool Streets PDX and meander our way around Portland looking for cool streets and eats!
Scott Batchelar, scottbs at me daht comm, Register Here - www.facebook.com/events/1617330411923422/, Follow our twitters  at pdxstories, 971-207-5523  [forum]

BIKE BACK THE NIGHT Link FF
Col. Summers Park, SE Taylor St & SE 17th Ave Take Trimet (meet at corner, SE 17th & Taylor)
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Join Call to Safety (formerly Portland Women's Crisis Line) for this fun and empowering ride supporting everyone's right to be safe in our community. Before the ride we'll have fun decorating our bikes and making signs supporting consent, safety, and a community free of domestic and sexual violence. Folks of all ages and genders encouraged to join us and ride! This ride will be an easy, family-friendly ride and helmets are strongly encouraged. Folks are also encouraged to come dressed up in anything that represents transformation be a butterfly, a transformer robot, or a tadpole!
Allison Curtis, allison at calltosafety daht oh are gee, www.calltosafety.org, 503-232-9751  [forum]
DOCTOR WHO AND TIME TRAVELERS' RIDE Link
6:00pm
Gather ye Time Lords and Time Ladies, Solar Slingshotters, Time Bandits, Loopers, and Quantum Leapers for a time-locked event. In every reality and every time line, this bicycle ride occurs, so you are safe joining us for this tour of Portland's time portals. Meet at 6:00 pm (galactic standard time). Approximately 2 hrs of riding with a few stops. Not a loop, ends near MAX.
Emee, emee at ejpevents daht comm, Facebook event page  [forum]
BIKE IN GAME NIGHT Link
6:30pm, Ride out at 7ish
Dropout BC has been hosting monthly game night social at our clubhouse for awhile, and we are going to put it on wheels for Pedalpalooza.  Gonna hit up some of our favorite spots, and play some games.  

Cards against humanity, Backgammon, twister, Settlers of Catan, and whatever else we decide.

We will have some refreshments and popcorn.
Dropout BC, dobcpdx at gmail daht comm  [forum]

IN-TOWN MOUNTAIN BIKE RIDE #1 Link
7:00pm, Departing at 7pm sharp for neutral ride to Powell
The first of three mountain bike rides in which you will pit your skills against your friends/soon to be riding buddies. 30+ minutes on local trails at fast pace, short-track style. Beginners are not likely to enjoy themselves, but all speeds welcome. Arrive at the meeting place (Pizzicato near Tabor) on time for a neutral ride to the start of the course (Powell Butte). We will return to the meeting place for refreshments.
#1Badass  [forum]
RAZORBLADES MONTHLY SCOOT SCOOTAPALOOZA Link
7:30pm, Meet at 730, scoot at 8
Join the Razorblades Scooter Gang on our monthly scoot. All human-powered vehicles welcome, scooters encouraged (skateboards, rollerblades, shopping carts okay too). Meet at 730,leave at 8. Lights and helmets suggested. We'll start out easy and hit larger hills near the end.
Joanna, joannakbr at gmail daht comm  [forum]
THE HIDDEN GARDEN COURTYARD Link
8:00pm
A little meander around SE Portland that will include a hidden garden courtyard. Bring something to share! Food, drink, ideas, music, short stories, or zines. One of the stops will require jumping over a small fence...
Eddie B.  [forum]
ELO RIDE CANCELED Link
8:00pm
sorry sweet friends - well see you on Friday July 1 for the rain-check though!!!  httpwww.shift2bikes.orgcalview3week.php01-5879
Arr, rkellyalso at gmail daht comm  [forum]

Thursday June 16

WORLD WITHOUT CARS Link
4:00am
Get up early and cruise peacefully around Portland's streets with no plan and not very many cars in sight. We'll head for a breakfast place once commuter traffic kicks in.
Sky, skycolley at gmail daht comm  [forum]
RIDE LIKE A GIRL: ROAD BIKING 101 - SELLWOOD/SE Link 21+
Sellwood Riverfront Park, SE Spokane & Oaks Pkwy Take Trimet (RSVP here so you are notified of changes/instructions: www.Meetup.com/RLAGcycling)
9:30am - 2:30pm, Lesson at the park, ride through Sellwood and on to Cartlandia to eat, bike back
This 6-week training series introduces basic skills for biking on the road. Emphasis is on biking in-town and in residential areas (versus rural roads). Includes the use of bikeways, bike lanes and learning to navigate roads shared with vehicles. Helps to prepare the newer bicyclist to ride with other bike groups, clubs and in organized biking events. $15 per week. Attend one or all six.
Ride Like A Girl Cycling (Carolyn Jen), ridelikeapdxgirl at gmail daht comm, Ride Like A Girl Cycling , Please see our calendar for details, 503-913-3534  [forum]
BIKE BELL ENSEMBLE Link
12:00pm
Bring your bell (ideally with attached bike) and we'll make some music!  

A short lunch-hour ride down the waterfront with frequent musical interludes. Meet at noon, ride at 12:10, end by 12:40. Plan for rhythmic improvisation, silliness, and lots of ringing.

Hat tip to the original BBE: http://bicyclebellensemble.org/BBE.html
Darin Wick, darin at darinwick daht comm  [forum]

WOMEN BIKE HAPPY HOUR Link
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Join us for a monthly happy hour meet up and get to know some other fun cycling gals.

This month we're headed to Tin Bucket on N Williams where you can explore the world of beer. They've got 40 beers on tap, including 4 gluten free options, plus dozens more in the fridges.

This event is open to all women, female-identifying, trans, and gender-nonconforming people who enjoy biking (or think that they might).
Nicole, Nicole at btaoregon daht oh are gee  [forum]

GREEN LOOP SCAVENGER HUNT WITH YPT PORTLAND Link
5:30pm - 7:00pm, START at Salmon Street Fountain. END at Base Camp Brewing at 7pm.
The Young Professionals in Transportation is hosting a Green Loop Scavenger Hunt! The Green Loop, proposed in the Citys 2035 Plan, is envisioned as a linear park to bring more life and energy into the central city. This 6 mile loop designed for walking, biking, rolling, and jogging will connect key districts including the Pearl District/Old Town, PSU, South Waterfront, Central Eastside and the Lloyd District. Join us to learn more about the Green Loop and why were excited for this community project to come to life!

Teams will be organized at the start. Each team will be given a list of clues to decipher in any order. Bike there and take a picture at the location for points. The team with the most points at the end wins!
YPT Portland, maxscheideman at gmail daht comm, YPT Scavenger Hunt Facebook Event  [forum]

QUEEREST BIKE RIDE OF THE YEAR! Link
6:00pm - 8:00pm, meet at 6pm to decorate bikes, ride 7pm later, end at 8pm.
Meeting at S Park blocks n Columbia street at 6pm to queer our bikes, then riding at 7pm. Not a loop and will end/stay downtown/close-in area. Bring your queerest bike, self, friend. Needless to say jerks are NOT welcomed. LGBTQIA to the head of the line. Meeting in Park blocks in front of Art Museum.
Dede   [forum]
NORTH PORTLAND STINGRAY RIDE Link 21+
6:00pm
Roll out on your Schwinn Stingray or other Muscle Bike from the 60's or 70's.  Meet at Peninsula Park Rose Garden at 6pm.  Ride at 7pm.  Bring a few bucks for some beer stops.  This ride is for bikes with BANANA SEATS ONLY.  ALL other bikes will be made fun of mercilessly and without regret! This ride will be less than 15 miles and as flat as possible.
James The Judge  [forum]
TOUR OF PORTLANDS WORST AIR POLLUTERS PT. 1 Link
05 SE Madison St Take Trimet (under the east side of the Hawthorne Bridge)
CANCELED Moved to June 29
Join Neighbors for Clean Air
and the Northwest Environmental Defense Center as we tour some of Portlands worst air polluters. Portlanders are more aware than ever that our air shed is full of toxic pollution. On this tour, we will ride to or near the sources of major air pollution in order to better inform people about what is going on, how we go there, and what we can do to get clean air. Bring your signs, masks, costumes. We`ll bring good air-themed music. When we`re finished, we`ll stop in somewhere for a drink to chat unwind.

Nicholas Caleb, nick at whatsinourair daht oh are gee, whatsinourair.org, 541-891-6761  [forum]
BIKE PLAY "ADVENTURES IN BIKESITTING" Link FF
Action/Adventure Theater, 1050 SE Clinton St Take Trimet (Meet in front of the theater garage)
6:30pm, 6:30 meet up. Ride/show starts at 7:00
Bike Play this year is totally righteous! Working Theatre Collective is throwing it back to the 80s with a reimagining of the classic movie Adventures in Babysitting. Nave suburbanites find themselves stranded in the Big City, and theyll have to use every trick in the book to get home safely!

Join director Tara Coen and the cast of Jenny Bunce, Noelle Eaton, Hans Ellis, Kristopher Mahoney-Watson, Yohhei Sato, and Diana Schultz as they match wits with mob bosses, groovy musicians, and everyone in between in their quest to get back to the burbs!

Bring your bike and your helmet and get ready for a radical time adventuring around SE Portland!

As always, Bike Play is totally FREE! Donations accepted and appreciated. See you there
The Working Theatre Collective, theworkingtheatrecollective at gmail daht comm, The Working Theatre Collective  [forum]

ROCKY BUTTE SUNSET DANCE PARTY PICNIC Link
Irving Park, NE 11th Klickitat Take Trimet (east end, at 11th and Klickitat)
7:00pm, meet at 7, roll at 7:30
The first of three RBSDPP events this summer!Follow the tunes from the eastern end of Irving Park NE 11th  Klickitat to Rocky Butte for a potluck sunset picnic and dance party. Dance on the lawn til you drop or just eat and take in the sunset.Party-goers are encouraged to bring a potluck dish and list your ingredients for those with food allergies and preferences. Also, dont forget to bring everything you need as far as drinks even water and peein-in-nature type supplies, because there are NO facilities at the top!
Organic Brian And Fool, rockybuttesunset at gmail daht comm  [forum]
PHOTOBOOTH RIDE 3.0 Link 21+
7:00pm, meet up at 7pm, roll on to The Church ~7:45pm
Its the 3rd Annual Photobooth Ride! Bring your props and cash or plastic and join us for a casual ride to a few Portland spots for some fun and sometimes sexy photobooth pics.Update on route We will start the evening off at Alleyway Bar 2415 NE Alberta, snap some pics, have a drink, then headover to Church 2600 NE Sandy. Next up, a fave every year, Beulahland 118 NE 28th, and wrap up the evening at Dots Cafe 2521 SE Clinton, for those amazing digital color and black and white pics to cherish forever. More details soon.
Vanessa, vforro79 at gmail daht comm, event on Facebook, 971-256-2818  [forum]
KLEZMERPALOOZA! Link 21+
Laurelhurst Park, 3700 SE Ankeny St Take Trimet (Meet at the north side of the park, by the bathrooms)
7:00pm
Join Moishe House Portland as we celebrate the energy and silliness of traditional Jewish Klezmer music... combined with bikes! It's the 2nd annual Klezmerpalooza! Well meet at Laurelhurst Park, and then well wend our way through the streets of Portland, playing, singing, and yub-a-dib-a-dib-i-daiing to our hearts content. We'll stop for dance parties along the way, and finish up at Base Camp Brewing for a few "l'chaim's."  The ride will be easy-going and festive, and all (21+) are welcome.  Be sure to bring plenty of Chutzpah!

Update: A bigger, better, and louder sound system than last year has been obtained! Yaaay!
Moishe House Portland, sarah.moishepdx at gmail daht comm, https://www.moishehouse.org/houses/portland  [forum]

BIKE SNOB BOOK READING SIGNING Link
7:30pm
River City Bicycles welcomes the one and only Bike Snob for a book reading and signing in store. On tour in support of his new book, the Snob will make his only Portland appearance at the River City Bicycles main store. Well have drinks, snacks, and a full selection of bicycles and accessories for the Bike Snob to critique. Copies of the book available for purchase at the event.
River City Bicycles, rivercitybicycles.com  [forum]

Friday June 17

BREAKFAST ON THE BRIDGES Link
7:00am - 9:00am
Slingin' free coffee and breakfast goodies for bikers and walkers on the east end of the lower Steel Bridge, west end of the Hawthorne Bridge, and the west side of the Tillikum Bridge under the 99 Red Balloons sculpture. Join us!
Prof. Pastry, bonb at lists.riseup daht nett, www.shift2bikes.org/allbike.php#BonB  [forum]
LUNCH HOUR RIDE -- ALDER Link
Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Broadway and Morrison St Take Trimet (Meet promptly at Noon by Starbucks)
12:00pm - 1:30pm, As a rule these rides will last an Hour with a half hour extension built in.
Hey all you Office Workers!

Want to take a short ride and grab a quick lunch?

Then join our Lunch Hour Rides!

This ride will start at Pioneer Courthouse Square back porch and ride up to the Alder Street Food Cart Pod.

This ride will last no more than 1 & 1/2 Hours
Scott Batchelar, scottbs at me daht comm, Registration is highly encouraged - www.facebook.com/events/236400063389686/, 971-207-5523  [forum]

THE LEMONADE STAND PATRONAGE RIDE Link
4:00pm - 7:00pm, The ride will take off at 430, and will lead into the champagne ride.
Due to weather concerns this ride is canceled.
Marc B, mbanthony1 at gmail daht comm, https://www.facebook.com/events/1632265657099322  [forum]
NO MORE 4-LANE ROADS! A BIKELOUDPDX PROTEST RIDE Link
5:00pm, meet at 5pm to make signs, depart at 5:30
BikeLoudPDX-sponsored ride in protest of pavement allocation. We demand more space for people, less space for machines! Four-lane roads create too many distractions for drivers and impede visibility. Crossing four-lane roads as a pedestrian or cyclist, even legally, is hazardous. The extra lanes should be used for bike lanes, bus-only lanes, parklets, wider sidewalks, anything but vehicle lanes. No more four-lane roads!

This ride is not for children and first-time cyclists; we will ride safely, but will be taking the lane on major arterial streets during rush hour.
J. E., sougitsune at gmail daht comm  [forum]

BIKE PLAY "ADVENTURES IN BIKESITTING" Link FF
Action/Adventure Theater, 1050 SE Clinton St Take Trimet (Meet in front of the theater garage)
6:30pm, 6:30 meetup 7:00 ride/show
Bike Play this year is totally righteous! Working Theatre Collective is throwing it back to the 80s with a reimagining of the classic movie Adventures in Babysitting. Nave suburbanites find themselves stranded in the Big City, and theyll have to use every trick in the book to get home safely!

Join director Tara Coen and the cast of Jenny Bunce, Noelle Eaton, Hans Ellis, Kristopher Mahoney-Watson, Yohhei Sato, and Diana Schultz as they match wits with mob bosses, groovy musicians, and everyone in between in their quest to get back to the burbs!

Bring your bike and your helmet and get ready for a radical time adventuring around SE Portland!

As always, Bike Play is totally FREE! Donations accepted and appreciated. See you there
The Working Theatre Collective, theworkingtheatrecollective at gmail daht comm, The Working Theatre Collective  [forum]

HIPPOS, HANDLEBARS, HULAS, HUMS, HOPS, HORSESHOES Link 21+
Laurelhurst Park, 3700 SE Ankeny St Take Trimet (meet at horseshoe pits, SE corner of main park)
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Our sixth annual alphabetical tournament ride, brought to you by the letter H! Ride to four parksbars, competing as a 2-person team at each stop in high-falutin H-themed mini-games. Win prizes of unimaginable sentimental value. RSVP appreciated but not required, and single riders welcome -- well pair you up. Ride will end at an inner-SE bar, bring cash!
Henry H. Haberdasher, hhhhhh.ride at gmail daht comm  [forum]
SUNSET MYSTERY RIDE Link
7:00pm
Roll to a mystery destination to watch the sunset. Be prepared to relax and hang out at our destination (blankets, snacks and libations encouraged). There will not be a supply stop, but a mini mart is conveniently located on the way to the starting point.

Also, it gets cool quickly as the sun sets so, even if it's a glorious day, be sure to bring warmth (jacket, gloves, etc) and LIGHTS for the ride home. Ride will be under 6 miles and is not a loop. Advice for your return route gladly given.
Lori, The FB  [forum]

CHAMPAGNE RIDE Link 21+
7:00pm - 9:00pm, Ends @ Dropout Prom
Dress nice. Bring champagne. Pants, as always, are optional.

This easy ride will end at the start of the Dropout Prom. You'll be refreshed, well-dressed, and ready to go!
Dom Perignon, zacharys at gmail daht comm, https://www.facebook.com/events/501274290073666  [forum]

MONSTERIDE Link FF
921 SE 47th Ave. Take Trimet (County parking lot)
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Horns, fangs, fur and claws are encouraged. (Bikers will gather in the County parking lot and we'll return here at the end) The top 5 monstery bikers will be rewarded a hand-made ceramic handlebar monster. The route is fairly short in lower SE and will include a gnashing break at Lone Fir Cemetery. Bring munchies to share and ample wild howling.
James DeRosso, james at monster8all daht comm, www.monster8all.com, 503-381-1801  [forum]
DROPOUT PROM RIDE Link
9:30pm - 5:30am, meet at 9:30, ride at 10.
Let's not kid ourselves we are just going to have rad bike party, like we have for 10+ years.  Dress up in your finest Prom attire, cause we know how to bike party and want everybody to have a goodtime.  Prom photobooth, Most bumpin mobile sound systems in PDX, party DJ's and live performances, Be Grillin all night, and at 1am we will crown King & Queen.
Dropout BC, dobcpdx at gmail daht comm, dropoutbikeclub.blogspot.com  [forum]

Saturday June 18

COLUMBIA CENTURY CHALLENGE Link
6:00am, ride opens at 6am, day-of registration closes 8:30am, we recommend century riders depart by 7am, metric riders by 9am

Join us on Saturday June 18 for an all new bike odyssey through the historic backroads of beautiful Columbia County in NW Oregon!

Choose between two loops for an exciting and challenging ride experience. The Century Plus at 108 mi and the Metric Century Plus at 67 mi. Conquering the dual challenge of the distance and the climbing will give you a ride to brag about! Beautiful backroads, the Columbia River, views of Mt. St. Helens, plus charming towns - the perfect backdrop for a fun and epic ride.

Registration:  $45 in advance, $55 day of event

Find info and promotional deals at:  www.facebook.com/ColumbiaCenturyChallenge
Register at:  www.athletepath.com/columbia-century-challenge/2016-06-18

Are you in!?
Paul Barlow, info at cyclecolumbiacounty daht comm, www.cyclecolumbiacounty.com, 971-225-6090  [forum]

TOUR DE FOREST Link
Glenwood City Park, 6719 SE 89th Ave Take Trimet (meet at baseball field)
9:00am - 3:00pm
Join Bark, Watchdogs for Mt. Hood National Forest, on a 40 mile, easy pace, round-trip ride to the Jonsrud View Point in Sandy, OR following the Springwater Trail roughly 10 miles from SE Foster Rd to HWY 26, then across the highway and continuing on to Sandy, OR via country roads. The Jonsrud View Point above the Sandy River is an amazing view of Mt. Hood and the Bull Run Watershed. 800ft elevation gain. Helmets, please. Bike for Mt. Hood!
Courtney Rae, courtney at bark-out daht oh are gee, Bark, 503-331-0374  [forum]
THE NEW BRIDGES RIDE Link
Sellwood Riverfront Park, SE Spokane St & Oaks Pkwy Take Trimet (In the grassy area to the west of the parking lot, below the connector down to the docks)
10:00am - 12:30pm, Meet at 10, start at 10:30
Sellwood Crusher Tilikum, Jean-Luc.

A reasonably paced ride through all the new infrastructure in SE and SW Portland.

We'll start from Sellwood Riverfront Park at 10:30AM in the shadow of the magnificent Sellwood Bridge. We'll cross it, the new Wesley Crusher Wundercrossing at SE Lafayette/Rhine in Brooklyn and end at the climax of the mighty Tilikum. Afterwards, we can congregate at the Scout's Beer Garden on SW Moody where you can grab lunch at the Gantry Food Cart Pod. The ride should end around 12:30.

We may visit some "hidden" new bridges along the way, the kind of infrastructure you never notice but which makes your life easier. The Wesley & Jean-Luc Wundercrossings make this a great lead-in to STvSW at 2PM! Wear your costumes
John Karabaic & Cheryl Crowe, Caroline & Paul Zavitkovski, bonb at exnext daht comm, <img border=0 src="images/at.gif" alt=" at " />karabaic on twitter  [forum]

MAPPING PDXS COOL BIKE STUFF Link
512 N Killingsworth Street Take Trimet (The North Portland Public Library steps)
10:00am - 1:00pm, we'll wrap up at Enat Kitchen at N Killingsworth and N Haight
We will be swarming the PCC Cascade Campus, Peninsula Park, and the Bryant-Holman bicycle route, making note of everything that people on bikes or people creating infrastructure for bikes could ever want. As a bonus, you get to learn about OpenStreetMap, openstreetmap.org, the worlds largest repository of free map data.
Katie Urey, ksurey at gmail daht comm  [forum]
KIDICAL MASS FIRST RIDE OF THE SUMMER! Link FF
12:00pm
Our first ride of the summer! Join us for bike decorating at Peninsula Park Saturday, June 18th, at 12pm. Afterwards, we'll ride down the beautiful Bryant and Holman Street greenways to a nearby ice cream parlor, and finish up at Woodlawn Park.

As always, helmets are required for those under 18. This short route is not a loop. We'll ride rain or shine!
Sara Davidson, scowling at gmail daht comm, https://www.facebook.com/kidicalmasspdx, scowling at gmail daht comm  [forum]

SWIM ACROSS PORTLAND Link
12:00pm
Join us on the fifth annual Swim Across Portland! Don your best bathing suit, grab a towel, a lock, and twelve dollar$ American, and you're on your way. We'll stop at three public outdoor pools (cash pays your entry), riding bikes gleefully between them for a distance of 15-20 social paced miles, with some hills.
Maria Schur, bicyclekitty at gmail daht comm, 503-516-3034  [forum]
NYAN CAT RIDE Link
CANCELED Moved to June 19!!!!!
The nyan cat viewing world record is 59,485,393.4 seconds. We can do better than that. Don your finest cat ears and rainbow streamers. BYOPT bring your own pop tarts. We will take to the streets as a pack of nyan cats with our final destination being the Pride Parade.httpswww.facebook.comevents401475583356383
Nightvale Chaos Committee, www.nyan.cat  [forum]
ZUMBA RIDE 4 Link
CANCELED Thunderstorms! :-( Will reschedule if possible.
Join us for two of our favorites... biking & dancing, as we tour around North Portland. We'll have awesome instructors and music. Come dressed to dance. The forecast for Sunday is beautiful. Don't forget your sunscreen, water, & smiling face. We will dance for a few songs, then hop on our bikes and ride to the next stop. Dance. Bike. Repeat. ;-) If you teach Zumba and would like to lead a few songs, just send a note. We'd love to have you join us.
Tom, tomwolcott at gmail daht comm, 4th Annual Zumba Ride event on FB  [forum]
STAR WARS VS TREK EPISODE VII: THE FORCE ABIKENS Link FF
2:00pm, Meet at 2, blast off by 3
Year 7 of the nerdiest ride of pedalpalooza. Wear costumes & bring water guns. Ends at a bar.
Luke Kirk, Twitter  at starwarstartrek  [forum]
RIDE WITH THE WINEMAKER: WINEMAKING 101 Link 21+
Every Day Wine, 1520 NE Alberta St. Take Trimet (Starts at Every Day Wine and ends at Velo Cult)
2:00pm - 5:00pm, We'll linger at Velo Cult where you can relax and enjoy the wine.
Joe Wright is a winemaker with 25 years of experience in the wine industry. When he's not busy making wine at Left Coast Cellars or for his personal wine brand J. Wright Vintner, he can be found on his mt. bike shredding around Oregon.

The natural environment and outdoor adventure inspires Joe's wine. Come learn more about how beautiful wine is made and why you should bring it along on your next adventure.

This event features two complimentary wine tastings and a 5 mile bike ride plus the opportunity to buy bottles at the end.

Special thanks to Velo Cult for hosting our finishing party and slideshow!
J. Wright, Vintner, Hello at JwrightVintner daht comm, jwrightvintner.com, On the day of the ride you can text or call., 971-221-7228  [forum]

FOOD AND FARMS TOUR Link
2:00pm - 5:00pm, arrive early if renting a bike, leaves at 2pm.
Everybodys Bike Rentals  Tours sez come ride our famous Food  and Farms Tour! Enjoy a leisurely 10 mile, 3 hour ride through gorgeous parks, urbanfarms, and to some tasty Portland Treasures. Come hungry, ready to drink the best coffee and beer, see some cool new places, and make some new friends. Please bring cash for food and drinks. Please arrive early if you need to rent a bike. Ride leaves at 2pm.
Dan Sloan, pdxbikerentals at gmail daht comm, Everybody's Bike Rentals & Tours  [forum]
LONG AND WINDING TOUR OF SE DEPAVE SITES Link
2:00pm - 5:00pm
6.4 miles, mostly flat, ends at Migration Brewing. Stops for snacks at Portland Mercado.
On this historic day in 1942 Paul McCartney was born, and in 1948 Columbia Records unveiled its new long-playing, 33 1/3 rpm phonograph record! Join us for a Beatles-themed tour of past Depave projects in SE Portland. Bring your moptop, and be ready for some fab four trivia, treasure hunts, and mayhem!

Prybar Scientist, www.depave.org  [forum]
IT'S A DISASTER! RIDE Link
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Respect the Cascadia Subduction Zone and join us for a ride punctuated by tips to get you prepared for The Big One. This ride will be joined by emergency preparedness folks and others who have seen a disaster or two.
Phil Barber, phil.pdx daht nett at gmail daht comm, 503-333-8399  [forum]
DROP-BY RIDE Link
3:00pm
Everyone leads this ride to surprise your friends! Bring a friend's address in Southeast (or cross streets of their dwelling). Won't they be surprised when they find a gang of sweaty bikers on their lawn, or later find the gifts we leave on their doorstep! Bring them an extra token if you like.

Focused on Burnside to Powell, below 39th-ish, but we might venture farther. If you don't have a friend in this area, come anyway and you will soon! Ride ends at a good spot to grab a bite or rest before the Bike Play.
Robo & Becky-Lou, le.robo at gmail daht comm  [forum]

LEIF ERIKSON'S COOKOUT Link 21+
6:00pm
A viking-themed expedition to the edge of the earth (West Hills) where there is rumored to be grills and a movie. The Skyline Tavern has drinks but bring your own grillables. "The Viking" (1928) will be shown in Analog Hecklevision (encouraged-yelling) and accompanied by The Grand Style Orchestra and historical commentary.
Carl Larson  [forum]
BIKE PLAY "ADVENTURES IN BIKESITTING" Link FF
Action/Adventure Theater, 1050 SE Clinton St Take Trimet (Meet in front of the theater garage)
6:30pm, 6:30 meet up. Ride/show starts at 7:00
Bike Play this year is totally righteous! Working Theatre Collective is throwing it back to the 80s with a reimagining of the classic movie Adventures in Babysitting. Nave suburbanites find themselves stranded in the Big City, and theyll have to use every trick in the book to get home safely!

Join director Tara Coen and the cast of Jenny Bunce, Noelle Eaton, Hans Ellis, Kristopher Mahoney-Watson, Yohhei Sato, and Diana Schultz as they match wits with mob bosses, groovy musicians, and everyone in between in their quest to get back to the burbs!

Bring your bike and your helmet and get ready for a radical time adventuring around SE Portland!

As always, Bike Play is totally FREE! Donations accepted and appreciated. See you there!
The Working Theatre Collective, theworkingtheatrecollective at gmail daht comm, The Working Theatre Collective  [forum]

FREDDIE MERCURY (QUEEN) RIDE Link 21+
Crush Bar, 1400 SE Morrison St Take Trimet (gathering outside the bar but feel free to go in for drinks)
8:00pm - 12:00am, Gather at 8pm, roll out by 9!
Pride Ride! Calling all Killer Queens, Fat Bottom Girls, Champions, and Bohemians. Wear your favorite Queen/ Freddie Mercury attire, bring the Queen jams and come ride bikes to all your favorite GAY BARS in Portland!

We will meet at 8pm at Crush bar on SE Morrison and 14th. Then we will ride to the Silverado, Portland famous gay strip club. We will stop for a drink, dance and strippers, so bring some cash! Our final stop will be CC Slaughters and Darcelle's for the gayest dancing and drag queens!

Capt. Billy is bringing the jams, in his own words: "I push 4500 watts of top-shelf PA sound system with audio-responsive DJ lights and Pirate-themed decor." Hell yes.

Night ride, bring bike lights! Bring locks and cash for the bar stops.
Mel Christy, melchristynw at gmail daht comm, Facebook Page  [forum]

LIGHT IT UP! RIDE Link
8:30pm
Get out your glo sticks, EL wire, flashlights, headlamps, lanterns, tiki torches (ok, well maybe that's a bit too much) - let's get creative and light up Portland!!! Ride from Salmon Springs, cross the Tillicum Crossing, Hawthorne Bridge, around the Esplanade to view the lit up Hawthorne and skyline and light up the city ourselves!

Those that wish will end up at a watering hole so bring I.D. and cash and teenagers mind the city's curfew.

This will be a fairly flat ride around the river with a little bit of elevation at the end. Mainly it's a celebration of light and the city skyline at night.

Helmets preferred and there may be prizes for the best lit bikes.
Matt Black, seportlander at gmail daht comm  [forum]

ROOFTOP RIDE Link
Lillis-albina park, Russel and Flint Take Trimet (Gather at SW end of park)
10:30pm, Meet at 10:30, ride at 11
We will go up in a city that is going up- or are we going down? Bring a level head, playful spirits and good shoes!
Jaya, jaya.jeptha at gmail daht comm, 503-380-2573  [forum]

Sunday June 19

SPRINGWATER SKATE Link
Cartlandia , 8145 SE 82nd St Take Trimet (trail at west end of Cartlandia)
10:00am
Dust off your skateboard and skate with us on the Springwater Corridor Trail. We move at an easy pace, everyone welcome. Distance varies five to ten miles.
Cory Poole, robotopdx at gmail daht comm, Facebook event page  [forum]
JOY OF SECTS Link FF
11:00am - 1:30pm
The Bike Temple takes you on a "speed dating" style tour of religion in Portland.  We'll visit a diverse selection of houses of worship, giving a representative at each a chance to explain what they do and attempt to convert the group before it's time to take off.
Pasture Ted, ted101 at gmail daht comm, www.biketemple.org  [forum]
SOLAR HOMES BIKE TOUR Link
3635 SE Rhine St Take Trimet (meet at the green-painted house with solar panels on the roof)
12:00pm
Last offered in 2011, the tour of solar homes by bicycle is back for Pedalpalooza 2016! We will ride around SE Portland getting a street view of a variety of solar panel installations. The tour will take a detailed, close-up look at a solar electric installation as well as one for solar water heating. As a bonus, we'll see an inexpensive homebrew solar system designed to provide 120-volt AC power in the event of a PGE power failure.
Tom Howe, nagitpo at gmail daht comm, Solar Homes Bike Tour  [forum]
NYAN CAT RIDE Link
12:00pm
The nyan cat viewing world record is 59,485,393.4 seconds. We can do better than that. Don your finest cat ears and rainbow streamers. BYOPT bring your own pop tarts. We will take to the streets as a pack of nyan cats with our final destination being the Pride Parade.httpswww.facebook.comevents401475583356383
Nightvale Chaos Committee, www.nyan.cat  [forum]
WESTERN WONDERLAND RIDE Link
12:30pm - 6:30pm, depart at 12:45 or so
Think all the good riding is in Portland?That Beaverton is all cars and roads?Did you know that the Tualatin Hills Parks Rec District has 60 miles of hard and soft-paved trails?Have you been to the Linear Park and Pirate Park?Join us on a ride to explore this western wonderland. Around 30 miles. The early parts are flat, but we will get into some hills. Bring plenty of water and snacks. Party at the end!
Lyle & Mark, lyle at qseep daht nett, Facebook Event  [forum]
SE URBAN GOAT RIDE Link
12:45pm
(See June 12 NE Urban Goat Ride for description.)

SE route will start at the Belmont Goats at SE 92st and Harold, then a 3.5 mile ride to 2 goats properties near SE 34th and Powell, then a 4 mile ride to our last stop near Lloyd Center (ok, its NE, but youll want to see Sullivan and the Black and Tan Clan!)

LATE UPDATE:  Ride will now end near 34th & Powell.  Lloyd Center stop has been cancelled.

Meet and gather at the Belmont Goats at 12:45.  (Ride will end around 3:00pm)

Volunteer Corkers needed!
David Jahns, zzzgoatspdx at gmail daht comm, 503-780-3574  [forum]

SPLISH, SPLASH IT'S A WET, WET PORTLAND RIDE! Link FF
Jamison Square, NW 10th and Johnson Take Trimet (We'll meet by the Red Sculpture behind the Fountain)
1:00pm
We'll start out at Jamison Square then make our way around NW ending up at Lovejoy Fountain by Portland State University.

ALL CHILDREN MUST WEAR HELMETS AND ADULTS ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO DO THE SAME.

We'll be stopping by at Cool Moon Ice Cream for a cone and grabbing a bite from the PSU Food Carts.
Scott Batchelar, scottbs at me daht comm, Registration is highly encouraged - www.facebook.com/events/594643857368279/, Follow our Twitter  at pdxstories, 971-207-5523  [forum]

BLACK LIBERATION RIDE Link
1:15pm
Black folx! Let's get together, take up space and celebrate black power & black solidarity by riding around Portland (mostly NoPo)! Along the way we'll point out some black history you might not have known, some black businesses you should be supporting, and other sites! (Feel free to recommend some.)

We'll be avoiding hills for the most part and going at a slow/moderate pace. This ride should be suitable for beginner riders.

If you can find a helmet to fit over your fro, wear it.

PLEASE NOTE: This ride is designed to be a safe space for black folx + their friends, lovers and family members.

You can see the route here: https://www.google.com/maps/d/u/0/edit?mid=1Fu4S7t3p267eBDJOu4tWnn6DPLU
Stephanie D, RSVP at our FB event!  [forum]

TITANIUM IS YR DADDY RIDE Link
Alberta Park, NE Ainsworth + NE 22nd Avenue Take Trimet (Grassy area along Killingsworth)
2:00pm - 5:00pm, We roll by 2:15!!
It's Father's Day and Titanium is your Daddy!

All ages welcome. All bikes welcome.
Titanium bikes/gear encouraged!
Old or new, custom or mail-order, any make, model, format, size or origin.
Let your titanium frames, forks, stems, handlebars, seatposts, saddle rails, headsets, cranks, pedals, cassettes, spokes or whatever glisten in the sun!

Casual ride at a casual pace over generally easy grades and flats on varied but reasonable terrain to celebrate all of cycling.
Ride is more or less a loop around NE/N Portland bikeways.
Join up or peel off at any time.
Ends at Velo Cult Bike Shop.

Portland Titanium, info at pdxti daht comm, Portland Titanium  [forum]

BIKEWALKVOTE - RIDE CONVERTED TO RALLY Link
2:00pm
In response to the recent horrific events in Orlando and the coincidental overlap with the Pride Festival and Pride Parade, Bike Walk Vote is changing the focus of this event. Instead we will host a brief rally at City Hall followed by a short group ride to join the Portland Pride festivities on the waterfront in solidarity and support with the LGBTQ community. A longer policy and infrastructure ride will be rescheduled later this summer.
Bike Walk Vote, terry.dublinski at gmail daht comm, Bike Walk Vote  [forum]
BIKING TO BOCCE AND SUNSET RIDE Link FF
Clinton City Park, SE 57th Ave & SE Woodward Take Trimet (between 56th & 57th, under the trees)
3:00pm, Meet 3:00pm, we will roll out at 3:30pm
Slow-paced, family friendly meander ride. Grab your bocce set, blanket, some snacks, and let's play. We'll explore some neighborhood gems along the way.

After some play time, we meander a bit more toward Sellwood, stop to restock snacks and drinks, then head  nearby to watch the sunset (9:00pm).
Kelly And Paula, pgfuna+bikingtobocce at gmail daht comm, FB: Biking to Bocce  [forum]

DEAD FREEWAYS RIDE Link
4:00pm - 7:00pm, Meet @4, depart @4:30
What if...Portland built all the freeways it planned? This ride follows the routes of several highways that never made it off the drawing board, such as the fabled Mt. Hood Freeway, some that did but were later removed, like Harbor Drive, and also as a reference some freeways that currently exist. Approx 13 miles of riding through moderate traffic. Drinks and discussion to follow.
Shawn, urbanadventureleague.wordpress.com  [forum]
SKATE CRITICAL MASS! ALL THINGS SKATE OR SCOOT! Link
Bill Naito Legacy Fountain, 43 SW Naito Pkwy Take Trimet (We meet on the steps to the east of the fountain)
5:00pm
Skaters Unite! Come ride with us on an unstructured celebration of legal skating on the streets of Portland. All freewheel vehicles welcome including skateboards, rollerskates, blades, scoots, etc... We will ride the inner east and west side likely ending somewhere that serves food and drink.
Cory Poole, robotopdx at gmail daht comm, https://www.facebook.com/events/1590754751237757  [forum]
POKEMON RIDE Link
SE Ash St and 10th Ave Take Trimet (South side of Sandy Blvd)
6:00pm, Look for us at our first stop (SE 10th and Oak) if you're running late
We're going on a Pokemon journey to battle gym leaders and catch 'em all in our very own Portland version of Kanto!  Bring your fav Pokemon plushies, toys, or dress up as a pokemon, a trainer, or a gym leader and prepare to do battle as we journey around Pokemon-inspired sites in inner SE Portland. There will be play-fighting; MATURE children 8 and older welcome.
J. E., sougitsune at gmail daht comm  [forum]
BIKE PLAY "ADVENTURES IN BIKESITTING" Link FF
Action/Adventure Theater, 1050 SE Clinton St Take Trimet (Meet in front of the theater garage)
6:30pm, 6:30 meet up. Ride/show starts at 7:00
Bike Play this year is totally righteous! Working Theatre Collective is throwing it back to the 80s with a reimagining of the classic movie Adventures in Babysitting. Nave suburbanites find themselves stranded in the Big City, and theyll have to use every trick in the book to get home safely!

Join director Tara Coen and the cast of Jenny Bunce, Noelle Eaton, Hans Ellis, Kristopher Mahoney-Watson, Yohhei Sato, and Diana Schultz as they match wits with mob bosses, groovy musicians, and everyone in between in their quest to get back to the burbs!

Bring your bike and your helmet and get ready for a radical time adventuring around SE Portland!

As always, Bike Play is totally FREE! Donations accepted and appreciated. See you there!
The Working Theatre Collective, theworkingtheatrecollective at gmail daht comm, The Working Theatre Collective  [forum]

BARDS AND MINSTRELS REVIVAL RIDE Link
8:30pm, Ride at 9
If your ears are tired from all the bumpin sound systems come roll with us to a chill end spot and enjoy song and story round a fire. I'll play a set of covers and originals and then open it up for anyone else to lead a jam or share a story or song. No sound systems please. Acoustic instruments only. Play or sing while we roll as you will.
Greg , singedelart at gmail daht comm  [forum]
FULL MOON NAKED Link
8:30pm - 11:00pm, Roll at 9:00
The moon is full and high in the sky.  Come out on an evening naked ride, enjoy the warm evenings by riding the streets of Portland.  Or half-naked, if you prefer.  
Celebrate body acceptance, and a quiet protest against carnage by automobiles.  Bring signs, body paint, and your individual causes.  

Ride returns to starting point.
Kernel And Past Tire, kernelmoses at gmail daht comm  [forum]

ZOOBOMB Link
8:30pm
Zoobomb is long running weekly bike event that meets every Sunday around 8:30PM near (13th & SW Burnside) in Portland OR. Bring a bike, TriMet MAX fare, bike lights, and any safety gear you need.
Its a good time and you WILL have fun!
MINI BIKES ENCOURAGED - ALL BIKES WELCOME
HELMETS ARE A GOOD IDEA
* RIDE AT YOUR OWN RISK *
LEAVE NO TRACE

Zoobomb, zoobomb at zoobomb daht nett, zoobomb.net  [forum]

Monday June 20

YODELING BRIDGE RIDE Link
11:00am
We'll ride around yodeling like banshees, starting at that big disk on the wall at the base of the east side of Tilikum Bridge (appropriately, right near Portland Opera). We'll practice our yodels there and then ride up the Eastside Esplanade, across the Steel Bridge, back down the Westside Esplanade, across the Hawthorne Bridge and back to starting point.
No instrumental sounds, and no words either, please. Just nonverbal vocal sound, in the tradition of a field holler!

Steve Cheseborough, chezztone at gmail daht comm, stevecheseborough.com, 843-817-6065  [forum]
ROLLIN FATTIES Link 21+
3:30pm - 7:30pm, meeting in time for 420 duh
Slow-rollin fat-tire bikes and fat joints down green mile to Mt. Tabor. Slow fun, no kids, no dogs.
Seth, pettalworks at gmail daht comm  [forum]
PORTLAND SHORT TRACK RACING @ PIR Link
Portland International Raceway, 1940 N Victory Blvd Take Trimet (left from the entry road, about 1/2 mile past the entry gate.)
4:30pm - 8:30pm, Every Monday in June and July
bring your dirt-friendly bicycle or unicycle out to PIR to ride laps with a bunch of other dirty bike nerds.  Races go in heats by skill level and gender, and there is a race for kids (early) as well.  Racing costs $, but spectating is free and fun!

See website for more details (http://portlandracing.com/)
Portland Racing, Portland Racing  [forum]

MONDAY NIGHT BIKE RACE SERIES Link
5:30pm - 8:30pm, April 11 - August 29
The Monday Night Bike Race Series kicks into high gear Monday, April 11, at Portland International Raceway. Separate categories for beginners and advanced cyclists offered for racing on a flat, closed, car-free circuit. (Monday nights, April 11  August 29, no racing July 4). Entry Fee is $15.00. An Oregon Bicycle Racing Association (OBRA) license is required to race and is $5 (single-day) or $30 (annual). More info at www.racemondaynight.com
Jim Anderson, pwnllc at gmail daht comm, www.racemondaynight.com, 503-975-8229  [forum]
OPEN ARCHITECTURE PDX Link
6:00pm - 7:30pm, join anytime, locations tweeted as we go @openarch_pdx
Join Open Architecture PDX, formerly Architecture for Humanity on our 2nd What do you see? Pedalpalooza ride! We will be touring vacant sites or unused land in the area and inviting our members to sketch their ideas for the site! We will then post the ideas nearby as part of an interactive exhibition of inspiration.
Open Architecture PDX, openarchitecturepdx at gmail daht comm, www.openarchcollab.org/portland-oregon  [forum]
SEX, DRUGS AND MAGIC Link 21+
7:00pm
Explore all of your senses (not just five of them). We'll ride under the full moon to a number of SE Portland venues to taste wine, smell cannabis, and explore other methods of mind altering, including the ancient practice of watching women dance ecstatically. We'll spend time exploring our own relationships to our senses, and discussing how magic should be used (consensually of course!) to achieve our aims in love and our relationship with our own passions.

Bring $15 for wine and tips; opportunities to purchase cannabis and other goodies will abound.
Sarah Gilbert, sarahgilbert at gmail daht comm, cafemama.com, 503-889-6410  [forum]

LUNAR CYCLE (BIKE, YOGA AND MOON DANCING!) Link
The Bhaktishop, 2500 SE 26th Ave Take Trimet (meet outside the studio)
7:00pm
"We're made of star stuff. We are a way for the cosmos to know itself." -CARL SAGAN
It's a fabulous night for a moon dance. Come dance (or do yoga) and bike in the moonlight! Led by Linnea Solveig, yoga teacher at The People's Yoga and The Bhaktishop, this wild ride invites you to connect to the cosmos! Start at the Bhaktishop on SE 26th & Division, then bike around to parks in SE Portland, practicing moon inspired yoga. ending near People's SE location. If it rains, class will be held in People's SE location. Begins at 7pm, ends when the moon is actually out and shining bright.

Linnea Solveig, tasha at thepeoplesyoga daht oh are gee  [forum]
BIKIN BETTIES - ALL LADIES RIDE Link 21+
7:00pm, Wheels down at 7:30pm
HAPPY HOUR SPECIAL Enjoy happy hour pricing all night if you are on the ride! Bikin Betties is an all-ladies bike ride on Monday nights. Its a great way to meet fellow female cyclists, get a workout, learn bike routes around our city, and become more skilled and confident on our bikes. Anyone who identifies as a woman is welcome. Boys, you know we love you, but every now and then we need our lady-time. Thanks for respecting us and letting us do this ride without you
Alie Kilts, Bikin' Betties - Portland  [forum]
SOLSTICE RIDE Link
7:30pm - 5:30am, arrive after 730 but before we roll at 8pm
It's the shortest night of the year!

We'll set out an hour before sunset, and we'll ride our bikes all night, with some stops for hangouts including a snack/beer stop after midnight.  We'll end in a place we can watch the sunrise.

Expect to ride 20+ miles at a social pace, and we will definitely go up some big hills, so bring a bike you can ride up and down, lights, and whatever you need to be warm and comfortable and nutrified and hydrated.
Fool, gently at gmail daht comm  [forum]

SUNSET/MOONRISE RIDE Link 21+
7:45pm - 10:15pm, We leave at 8:15 SHARP!
Did you know that on the day of the full moon, the moon rises right around the same time that the sun sets? We'll ride about 5 mi to a good spot where we can see BOTH. Stock up on supplies and libations at Ps and Qs (sorry, they are not known for cheap beer), and of course bring an extra layer and lights for the ride home.
Moonie  [forum]

Tuesday June 21

TABOR TUESDAYS Link
8:15am, Ride up at your pace from anywhere you are, meet at the top at 8:15am, Every Tuesday
Meet at the top of Mt. Tabor at the benches overlooking Hawthorne Blvd at 8:15am for high fives and a dance jam. The perfect morning bike buzz every Tuesday.
Ivy Chuang  [forum]
LUNCH HOUR RIDE - DOWNTOWN/PSU Link
City Hall, 1221 SW 4th Ave Take Trimet (Meet promptly at Noon on the Back Porch at City Hall)
12:00pm - 1:30pm, As a rule these rides will last an Hour with a half hour extension built in.
Hey all you Office Workers!

Want to grab a quick lunch and take a short ride?

Then join our Lunch Hour Rides!

This ride will start at City Hall and ride up to the PSU Food Cart Pod.

These rides will last no more than 1 & 1/2 Hours
Scott Batchelar, scottbs at me daht comm, Registration is highly encouraged - www.facebook.com/events/226925037683761/, 971-207-5523  [forum]

SKYLINE TAVERN TUESDAY Link 21+
4:00pm
Tavern Tuesday departs every, you guessed it, Tuesday from B-Line Sustainable Urban Delivery and travels up Leif Ericson and Saltzman to Skyline Blvd, culminating with a tasty beverage at the wonderful Skyline Tavern!

After re-hydrating, we'll pick the most fun way down the west hills (dirt+road options) and cross the St. Johns Bridge back into town. Feel free to bail after the bridge, but the ride officially ends at Barlow Tavern on N Greeley and Ainsworth.

This is a mixed-terrain ride with sustained climbs  1,300'. A spirited, fun pace, cash, lock, lights and bigger tires recommended, but not required!

This is no-drop ride! That being said, please be prepared to fix your own stuff should the need arise.

recurring ride!
Sam Appelbaum , smappelbaum at gmail daht comm  [forum]

NOT SO BORING ELECTRIC CLEARWATER RIDE FOR BURGER Link 21+
4:30pm - 8:30pm
This ride is for E bikes only. we will cruise 15 mile from SE to the Not So Boring Bar and Grill eat and return. It should take between 3-4 hours. 30 mile total at 20mph can your ebike handle it. If you need to charge before my house is near kern park you can come an hour early. you can probably charge there but id call to confirm. i personally have 30ah at 48v so im good. please rsvp by email. lets get out of portland
Jeremy Gary, jeremycgary at yahoo daht comm  [forum]
OF BATHTUBS & OTHER PDX ODDITIES RIDE Link
The Rebuilding Center, 3625 N Mississippi Ave Take Trimet (Meet at The Rebuilding Center at 5:30 for a quick tour, leave at 6)
5:30pm, Meet at the Rebuilding Center for a quick tour at 5:30 - leaving at 6PM
Join the Bathtubs and Other PDX Oddities Ride.

This is a Tribute Ride for the Museum Lady Carye Bye who recently left Portland for San Antonio Texas but Pedalpalooza would not be complete without a Carye Bye Ride.

We'll tour some of Portland's Oddities including Bathtubs, Artwork, and Interesting installations.
Scott Batchelar, scottbs at me daht comm, Please Register - www.facebook.com/events/817493815047848/, Follow our Twitter  at pdxstories, 971-207-5523  [forum]

TOM WAITS BROKEN BICYCLES RIDE Link 21+
5:30pm - 11:30pm
A boozy Tom Waits themed ride for Pedalpalooza through Portland's dives...

We'll start at Billy Ray's Dive and go from there.

Remember, Billy Ray's is a cash only establishment! So bring cash.

More details to come soon!
The Human Skeleton, thehumanskeleton at yahoo daht comm, tiny.cc/tw4no  [forum]

DAPPER TANDEM TWINSIES Link
6:00pm
Let us look stylish in pairs, whatever stylish means to you. Come looking dapper with a tandem. Come looking dapper with a partner. If you don't have a partner, accept the challenge of finding a dapper one to join us along the route.
We'll promenade around town looking classy, stop at a classy grocery for classy on-the-go drinks, and play some classy lawn games.
Not a loop, but we'll stay in SE. Tandems are leisurely.

Bootsie  [forum]
TRANSPORT YOUR ACTIVISM Link
Portland Opera, 100 SE Caruthers St Take Trimet (East end of Tilikum Bridge)
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join BikeLoudPDX to ride Portland's bikeways to learn to request improvements!  We'll have maps & plans, contact info for complaints & suggestions. This is a democratic ride, if there's some place you want to highlight and get letters out, contact me before the ride or just come and we can work it in. Bring tape measures, radar guns, graph paper, smart phones, iPads, etc. I'll bring toys, tools and documents. Meet for tea or beer at the end point.
Ted Buehler, www.bikeloudpdx.org  [forum]
THE POLLEN RIDE Link
6:15pm - 7:45pm
Got the sniffles? Amped up on steroids to keep the sinuses clear? Not sure what to do about your newly developed conditions? This is a ride for those who are afflicted by allergies and those who love them. Meet up, take a short ride, and share your wisdom and experience. Will conclude with a group sneeze -- bring your handkerchief.
Brock Dittus, Facebook Event, thesprocketpodcast daht comm  [forum]
SLOW RIDE Link
Clinton Park, SE Division and 57th Ave Take Trimet (Next to the tennis courts and playground)
CANCELED Moved to June 22
Our streets should work for all users, not just those who can ride at 25 mph. People looking to start riding shouldn't have to purchase expensive carbon fibre bikes and be in peak physical condition just to keep up with motor traffic. Anyone should be able to ride their upright utility bikes around at their own pace without being in danger.

This ride starts at Clinton park. We will take to the Greenways and ride at our own pace to show people that cycling for transportation doesn't have to be a sporting event! Bring your heavy utility bikes, cargo bikes, bakfieten, or otherwise sloooow bikes and let's ride! This ride will be around 3 mi and end at Montavilla Brew Works.

This is a sanctioned BikeLoudPDX ride. Visit http://bikeloudpdx.org/
Adam H.  [forum]

VEGAN RIDE Link
6:30pm
First of all, EVERYONE is welcome to the ride! We are going to casually bike around to find some tasty vegan food. Meet at Sip juice cart at 6:30pm, roll to Food Fight to get ice cream and snacks, and then stop by Next Level Burger for some organic burgers and shakes, and end the ride at Sweet Hereafter.

Not a loop. Bring cash.
Dennis, dennishong5 at gmail daht comm, Facebook Event Page, 503-415-9229  [forum]

SOLAR SYSTEM RIDE Link
7:00pm
We'll start at the sun (scaled to a 26" wheel) and ride to Neptune along the west esplanade, stopping at each planet to learn some nerdy planet facts.

It's a flat, slow ride, and not a loop. Costumes and astronomy trivia are encouraged!
Alma Frankenstein, a.q.frankenstein at gmail daht comm  [forum]

Wednesday June 22

WOMEN BIKE COFFEE CLUB Link
7:00am - 8:30am
Join us for a morning cup-o-joe on your way to work Wednesday mornings from 7:30-9am. We will rotate locations each week so watch out for a Coffee Club along your commute route.

Coffee Clubs are a place for women to come together, share biking experiences and get to know one another. All are welcome to stay for as long or little as you like on you way to the office. Non-commuters also welcome.

This event is open to all women, female-identifying, trans, and gender-nonconforming people who enjoy biking (or think that they might).
Nicole, Nicole at btaoregon daht oh are gee  [forum]

RADLER RIDE Link 21+
Hopworks Bike Bar, 3947 North Williams Take Trimet (We'll be on the back patio.)
5:00pm, We'll enjoy happy hour and head out after that :)
Celebrate the most refreshing day of the year - National Radler Day - by trekking with us on our annual Radler Ride! The ride begins a Hopworks BikeBar (3947 N Williams) where you can enjoy a delicious HUB Totally Radler!  Well hit a couple of other refreshing stops before returning to BikeBar.  

Radler (German for "cyclist") has a long history in German-speaking regions. It commonly consists of a 50:50 mixture of beer and sparkling lemonade. This refreshing beverage is loved by cyclist all across the world.

Bring cash and ID for drinks at each stop.
Chad Smoot, chad at portlandbikeclub daht comm, Radler Ride  [forum]

FIXED GEAR RIDE ON MT. TABOR Link
5:30pm, Leave PROMPTLY at 5:40pm!
Come ride your fixed gear bike as FAST as you can around the shoulder of a volcano - Wednesdays are car-free!

We'll do 4 x 1.3 mile laps and regroup at the end. Optional beer stop after the ride. Definitely not a race. ;)

Meet at 5:30pm at the basketball courts on the north side of Mt. Tabor. We leave PROMPTLY at 5:40pm!

You are responsible for your own safety. Fixies only!
Oregonians Ridin' Bikes Around (ORBA), orba.bikes at gmail daht comm, Facebook Event Page  [forum]

BIKE CAMPING 101 Link
Fields Neighborhood Park, 1099 NW Overton St Take Trimet (Meet at the back end of the park by the dog runs)
5:30pm
Ever wonder what it takes to go Bike Camping?

Then this is Pedalpaloza Bike Ride for you!

We'll meet up for a quickie introduction to Bike Camping at Fields Park in the Pearl District then take a laid back ride to Woodstock Park to have a mini camp and make up a Bike camping dinner.

Bring meats, breads and other camping inspired eats to share and grill.

ANY BIKE CAMPERS - PLEASE BRING COOKING AND OTHER EQUIPMENT.
Scott Batchelar, scottbs at me daht comm, Register Here -www.facebook.com/events/268011263547183/, Follow our Twitter  at pdxstories, 971-207-5523  [forum]

TRAIN HISTORY RIDE Link
Union Station, 800 NW 6th Ave, Portland Take Trimet (meet outside by stone obelisk)
5:30pm - 9:30pm, Meet @5:30, depart @6
Experience how Portland history has been shaped by rails. This approx 10mi ride will explore SW, including a climb to Council Crest. So yes, there will be hills.Not a loop.
Shawn And Dan H, https://urbanadventureleague.wordpress.com  [forum]
BIKE NONPROFITS TOUR Link
6:00pm, Meet up at 5:45
Take a tour of the hard-working groups that make Portland a great bike town.
Timo Forsberg And Andrew Shaw-Kitch, 503-823-7699  [forum]
HIGH HEELS RIDE Link 21+
6:00pm
Ride a bike whilst wearing high heels. Body positive and accepting of all genders. Slower ride; under 2 hours. Not a loop, ends at transit and a bar.
Emee, emee at ejpevents daht comm, Facebook event, 503-957-6816  [forum]
DEAD BABY ALLEYCAT Link
CANCELED Moved to June 25
Dead Baby Bike Club is hosting an Alleycat race in SE Portland.  Fun and prizes.
Moved to Saturday due to changes in working scheduleso.

Truman , aaron.truman.1976 at gmail daht comm, 503-750-3545  [forum]
SLOW RIDE Link
Clinton Park, SE Division and 57th Ave Take Trimet (Next to the tennis courts and playground)
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Our streets should work for all users, not just those who can ride at 25 mph. People looking to start riding shouldn't have to purchase expensive carbon fibre bikes and be in peak physical condition just to keep up with motor traffic. Anyone should be able to ride their upright utility bikes around at their own pace without being in danger.

This ride starts at Clinton park. We will take to the Greenways and ride at our own pace to show people that cycling for transportation doesn't have to be a sporting event! Bring your heavy utility bikes, cargo bikes, bakfieten, or otherwise sloooow bikes and let's ride! This ride will be around 3 mi and end at Montavilla Brew Works.

This is a sanctioned BikeLoudPDX ride. Visit http://bikeloudpdx.org/
Adam H.  [forum]

IN-TOWN MOUNTAIN BIKE RIDE #2 Link
7:00pm, Departing at 7pm sharp for neutral ride to trails
The second of three mountain bike rides in which you will pit your skills against your friends/soon to be riding buddies. 30+ minutes on local trails at fast pace, short-track style. Beginners are not likely to enjoy themselves, but all speeds welcome. Arrive at the meeting place (Cart Pod, St. Johns) on time for a neutral ride to the start of the course (Forest Park). We will return to the meeting place for refreshments.
#1Badass  [forum]
MOBILE METAMORPHIC EFFIGY ERADICATION RIDE Link
Peninsula Park, 700 N Rosa Parks Way Take Trimet (On the south side by Ainsworth/the Rose Garden)
7:00pm, Ride on time. Eradication at sunset!
Gather together and gear up for the summer solstice! The solstice is a time for renewal, and we all know Pedalpalooza heralds the arrival of summer and a whole new outlook on life! Make an effigy of "last year you" and all the junk you want to part with, strap it to your bike and join us on a musical ride to a beautiful spot where we'll say goodbye to our last incarnation and the winter, and hello to Summer 2016 and rad new selves! Ride about 4 miles. Eradicate effigies at sunset. Be prepared with extra layers for the nighttime chill!
Li'l Mama Bone Crusher, 503-758-3903  [forum]

Thursday June 23

RIDE LIKE A GIRL: ROAD BIKING 101 + LEGAL CLINIC Link 21+
Palio's Espresso & Dessert House, 1996 SE Ladd Ave Take Trimet (RSVP here so you are notified of changes/instructions: www.Meetup.com/RLAGcycling)
8:30am - 1:30pm, Legal Clinic with attorney, Cynthia Newton, then a training ride
This 6-week training series introduces basic skills for biking on the road. Emphasis is on biking in-town and in residential areas (versus rural roads). Includes the use of bikeways, bike lanes and learning to navigate roads shared with vehicles. Helps to prepare the newer bicyclist to ride with other bike groups, clubs and in organized biking events. $15 per week. Attend one or all six.
Ride Like A Girl Cycling (Carolyn Jen), ridelikeapdxgirl at gmail daht comm, Ride Like A Girl Cycling , Please see our calendar for details, 503-913-3534  [forum]
PUBLIC DISPLAYS OF KINK RIDE (PDK) Link
Mt Tabor Park , SE 60th and Hawthorne Take Trimet (near the basketball court)
5:00pm
Do you know there are more than 50 Shades of Grey?  Tired of hiding your kinky side? Come get your kink on Thursday June 23 at 5pm at Mt Tabor park near the basketball court, Laurelhurst Park, and  Colonel Summers Park.  Ride ends at 8pm at a Munch social at  The Crush 1400 SE Morrison.    
Find PDK on Fetlife for more info and to help organize this ride. 18+ years old

Fun With More Ropes   [forum]
SWING BIKE RIDE Link 21+
Apex, 1216 SE Division Take Trimet (the brownish picnic table)
5:00pm - 6:00pm, Meet at 4ish, drink a beer, ride at 5ish, depart to other rides at 6:30ish
The usual, meet at Apex at 4ish, ride at 5ish, try each other's bikes under hwy 99E, then you have the option of the Pedal to the Metal Ride, or TNR both close by at 7ish
Swing Bike Eric, ericivy at gmail daht comm, https://www.facebook.com/groups/pdxswingbikes  [forum]
URBAN FARM COLLECTIVE GARDEN TOUR Link FF
Fertility Garden, NE Garfield and Failing Take Trimet (Behind Nedd Ludd restaurant)
5:30pm, We ride at 6pm
Free, family friendly bike tour of a few of our NE garden sites. See what's growing and find out how to get involved!
Holli Prohaska, urbanfarmcollective at gmail daht comm, Urban Farm Collective  [forum]
MONKEY PUZZLE TREES OF NOPO RIDE Link
5:45pm - 7:15pm, We'll plan to roll out at 6pm. Ride could go longer and further east depending on the crowd.
Do you love monkey puzzle trees? Well I do! Don't know what a monkey puzzle tree is? Well I do! Join me the 4th annual Monkey Puzzle Trees of NoPo Ride. We'll meet at my sad monkey puzzle (its name is George II) and slowly ride to around 10 other living fossils in North Portland. *UPDATE* We're going to do all NoPo trees this year. Ride is not a loop.
**UPDATE** Here is a photo of our map if you can't make the ride/we get rained out: http://imgur.com/Xe6c3kN

Amanda Judkins, amanda.lee.judkins at gmail daht comm, 2016 Map  [forum]
KILTED RIDE Link 21+
StumpTown KIlts, 2020 SE Bush Street Take Trimet (where 21st ends at SE Bush)
6:00pm
Join STK for the 5th Annual Kilted Ride.  Meet up at STK HQ Showroom wearing your Kilt, then travel to bars in SE Portland.   Plan on riding at a moderate pace and be prepared for some hills. Bring your lights because we are drinking into the night.  If you have a tendency to crash be sure to bring your helmet.
Todd Michael Altstadt, todd.michael.altstadt at stumptownkilts daht comm, www.stumptownkilts.com, 503-926-0287  [forum]
HERITAGE TREES OF VANCOUVER Link WA
6:00pm
Visit some of Vancouvers most celebrated Heritage Trees on an enjoyable 4-mile guided bicycle ride. The mostly flat bicycle loop begins and ends at Esther Short Park in downtown Vancouver. Admire old and notable trees whose legacies connect us to the proud past of our region. Helmets required, its Vancouver.
Jessica, jessica.george at cityofvancouver daht you ess, Vancouver's Urban Forestry Program site, 360-487-8308  [forum]
PEDAL TO THE METAL RIDE Link
6:00pm - 9:00pm, Ride out at 7pm
Pedal to the Metal ride. Worshipers of Pentagram in a bicycle black mass with loud as hell sound system. No Rave or hullahoops. Had blast last year doing Metal Marriage ride, and going to do it again.

Probably crash TNR and be metal.  Leather, spikes, whiskey, cheap beer, and heavy steel frames.

We will ride out at 7pm.
Sysfail, sysfail.dobc at gmail daht comm  [forum]

DING DING RIDE - 3RD ANNUAL!!! Link FF
7:00pm, only three minutes of pure bell bliss
The shortest pedalpalooza ride is back for the 3rd year!  
7:00pm, 3 minutes long! No joke!

From exactly 7:00-7:03pm (3 whole minutes!) I will be riding my bike around the Ladd's Addition traffic circle ringing my little bell loudly. Everyone is invited to join! The more the merrier!!!

All you need is a bike, a bell, and watch.  Show up at the Ladd's addition traffic circle at *7:00pm SHARP*.  No sooner and no later. This is not a race, just come have fun and go ding ding.  

Silence. ding ding. silence. 3 minutes. Be safe. :-)

Hawthorne food carts after?
Scott Pontoni, dingdingride at gmail daht comm, Facebook Link  [forum]

Friday June 24

BREAKFAST ON THE BRIDGES Link
7:00am - 9:00am
Slingin' free coffee and breakfast goodies for bikers and walkers on the east end of the lower Steel Bridge, west end of the Hawthorne Bridge, and the west side of the Tillikum Bridge under the 99 Red Balloons sculpture. Join us!
Prof. Pastry, bonb at lists.riseup daht nett, www.shift2bikes.org/biki/bikefun:breakfast_on_the_bridges  [forum]
TAKE YOUR DOG TO WORK DAY Link
NE Holman Street at NE 32nd Place Take Trimet (Meet on the NW corner of the intersection.)
7:30am - 8:00am
June 24th is 'Take Your Dog to Work Day'!

Curious how easy/difficult this is to do? This particular ride will allow you to observe one person's experience taking their dog to work downtown. Bring questions OR your dog!

Many people already transport their dog to work via a bike - sometimes using a trailer, basket, or even a cargo bike.

If you have any questions about how to successfully transport your dog via a bike in advance of this ride, feel free to ask at the 'PDX Dogs on Bikes' Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/PDXDogsOnBikes/
Pooch Pedalers, PDX Dogs on Bikes (Facebook Group)  [forum]

VANCOUVER LAKE RIDE Link
10:30am, Meet at 10:30, ride at 11
Enjoy a Friday day ride up north of the border! Vancouver Lake is a fun but underused recreation spot just on the other side of the Columbia, with paddling, swimming, hiking & birdwatching opportunities. The ride is 11 miles one way. Pace to be determined by the group--though expect speeds somewhere in the middle of fast and slow. Bring a picnic lunch and your swimsuit. We can eat and play at the lake or at nearby Frenchman's Bar. Ride back may be as a group, or may be on your own. Be aware that Vancouver has an all-ages helmet law, but I won't enforce anything and probably won't wear one.
Erinne, erinne.larissa at gmail daht comm, https://www.facebook.com/events/1698535976826467  [forum]
TIKI RIDE Link 21+
6:00pm
Ride tiki style. Start at one tiki bar, ride to another, ride to a beautiful beach on the Willamette.
#1Badass  [forum]
FOLDING FRIDAY RIDE Link FF
6:00pm
Gotta folder or like folders? Come ride with the coolest little bikes in town.  We'll meet at Clever Cycles [at] 900 SE Hawthorne Blvd and decide where to ride. Clever Cycles rents folders for $30 a day. We hope to join the Little Lebowski ride!
Folding Freddy   [forum]
PROP AND JUGGLE RIDE Link
6:30pm
Jugglers, hoopers, poi peeps, staff spinners, and other prop manipulators get together and we will ride to good flow and juggling spots in parks. New prop spinners welcome.
Manhooper Phil, superuberphil at gmail daht comm  [forum]
ALOHA BRAH! Link
CANCELED
Laid back, Hawaiian style themed ride.  We'll end at Irving Park with a potluck style luau.  Dress up, bring a dish and drinks, some good Hawaiian music, and talk story about da best place on earth.
Jennalennabobenna, jenology101 at gmail daht comm  [forum]
CLASS OUT THE ASS BAR CRAWL Link 21+
7:00pm, meet at 7pm, ride at 8pm
RSVP requested, but not required. I want to give the bars warning as to group size. Put on your Sunday best, were going on the 2nd annual classy bar crawl! Don your finest duds and ride around the inner eastside to taste some classy cocktails. Expect to spend about 45-60 minutes at three different bars with about 20-30 minutes of riding between spots 60 minutes total. Bring lights, a lock, and cash, but leave those blue jeans and sneakers at home. Ride is not a loop, ends in inner SE. Cash is best on a bar crawl, dont start a tab.
Patrick, ploftus12 at gmail daht comm, Facebook event  [forum]
BLADEPACKING OVERNIGHT Link
7:00pm
You know, like bikepacking but with rollerblades. Skates, scooters, and boards are ok too. Bikes heavily discouraged. We're not anti-bike, just pro-radness. Easy pace, less than 5 miles, gnar-shredding, and camping within the metro. 90's gear encouraged. Fanny packs encouraged and backpacks discouraged.

See Facebook page for updates and rad pics.  Start location or time may change.
Eric Ivy, Ericivy at icloud daht comm, Pedalpalooza Bladepacking Overnight event on FB  [forum]

TIN FOIL HAT RIDE Link
7:00pm
It's a well known fact that wearing a tin foil hat will protect your brain from aliens and/or the government! Wear your most inventive tin foil hat creation or come dressed as an alien or a creepy government official.
Ellen Ripley, spectroscopic.parallax at gmail daht comm  [forum]
LITTLE LEBOWSKI URBAN ACHIEVER RIDE Link
7:00pm - 8:30pm
We are lovers of Lebowski, bikers of the city with the necessary means for a necessary means for taking 'er easy. Come out with your best costume or a robe if you are a lazy man. We promise no funny stuff. There will be reenactments of scenes of the movie at 6-8 parks throughout the city. Last two years were far out (http://www.pileofprints.com/PhotoEssays/Little-Lebowski-Urban-Achiever/n-6Vhbv/i-H36ngtW), but this year is going to be even better with new scenes. Come and take notes for us. Confirm you're coming here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1714704142103433/
J. Quintana, elironick at gmail daht comm  [forum]
COOL RIDE Link 21+
8:00pm, 830 we ride
We meet up and chill for a bit in the park and get your head right, ya know? Then we ride slow pace style and enjoy the view. There will be a couple stops at pot shops and then a place to get the party going. Music systems, DJ's, Tall bikes encouraged to join us. I will be giving away free stuff to people 21+ or 18+ if you have a valid ommp card.(first 50 people) Roll in around 730ish, ride around 830ish. Bring bike lights and lock
Tink, schoolofpotpdx at gmail daht comm, Tink  [forum]
CHARGE OF THE LIGHT BRIGADE -- LIGHT THE COOLNESS! Link
8:30pm, Meet at 8:30, roll out at 9 PM
Time to hit streets that have no name!

Light up your steeds and join us as we light up some back alleys, sweeping streets and other out of normal places.

This ride will be the exact opposite of our Light the Streets ride -- we'll be hunting back alleys and other out of the way places

Bring your Sound Systems and light up your bikes people!
Scott Batchelar, scottbs at me daht comm, Register Here - www.facebook.com/events/480659018803344/, Follow our Twitter  at pdxstories, 971-207-5523  [forum]

FREE BIKE-IN MOVIE NIGHT, "BREAKING AWAY" Link
9:00pm - 11:00pm
June 24th at 9pm (if Rain, postpone to 7/2)
"Breaking Away"
Rated PG
On movie night we close off the parking lot, & project on a widescreen with a 1200 watt sound system. Free popcorn is served but guests often bring their own snacks. Cartoons and short films will proceed the feature.

The feature for this screening is:
"Breaking Away" The 1979 classic with Dave (Dennis Christopher) and Mike (Dennis Quaid) spending their post-high school days in Bloomington, Indiana, sparring with snooty students from the local university, chasing girls and in Dave's case, dreaming of competitive bicycle racing.

9pm - 11pm, short films til dusk, followed by the feature.

Visit our website for more info.
Rerun Staff, rerunstaff at gmail daht comm, RERUN, 503-517-3786  [forum]

THE GUTHRIE RIDE Link
NE Alberta St & NE 11th Ave Take Trimet (Across from Radio Room in parking lot)
10:00pm - 1:00am, Leaves at 10:07 SHARP!
This is my favorite ride in Portland to take friends upon, embarking from the NE region of Portland, and heading into the great unknown on my favorite meandering of bicycle routes. This route is slightly different than last year (If you want a mysterious night ride that does more riding than stopping, this is the ride for you!) Length: 21 miles Lights: Yes! Helmets Highly Recommended (We may/may not ride through Vancouver) Terrain: mostly flat, 1 very short steep hill. Beer?: If you'd like, NOT required. The route is a linear loop, bail options are limited.
Guthrie Straw, guthrie at pedaldream daht comm, Pedal Dream, Please email if you have any questions.   [forum]

Saturday June 25

WILLAPA HILLS TRAIL FAT TIRE RIDE & FESTIVAL 2016 Link FF,WA
7:00am, June 25 - 26
A family-fun leisure two-day bike ride that begins and ends in Chehalis and includes an evening festival and overnight camping stay in Pe Ell. Fifty mile round trip of safe, beautiful scenic views of the Chehalis River and farmlands. Local farms and businesses will provide healthy refreshments along the trail for cyclists as they ride from Chehalis to Pe Ell and back.
When: June 25-26, 2016

Festival & Campout: Pe Ell, WA
Early Registration price.
Individual Price $30: Includes 1 t-shirt.
Family Price $80: A family includes 5 people, each additional person is $10. Includes 1 t-shirt, additional t-shirts $10.
Meal Tickets: $10 per ticket/meal/person
Start/End: Veterans Memorial Museum, 100 SW Veterans Way, Chehalis, WA 98532

Lewis County Community Trails, ridethewillapa at gmail daht comm, www.facebook.com/ridethewillapa  [forum]

MULTNOMAH FALLS BIKE HIKE BIKE Link
7:00am, The cafe opens at 7am. I imagine we roll out around 7:30
It's only 30 miles to Multnomah Falls! Let's go! The plan is to start early and let the group set the pace. Coffee and breakfast available at the start. Grocery store stop on the way out of town. Then it's the simplest possible route to Oregon's #1 tourist attraction, where we'll do as the tourisians do, and then ride back to Oregon's #1 city. I imagine being back with time for a nap and a shower before biking naked. Ride is approximately 60 miles from the start/stop and back again.
1st leg: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/13864824
2nd leg: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/13866122
Good News There is a FREE bus from the falls back to Portland for those who'd prefer to Bike Hike Bus. Info here: http://columbiagorgeexpress.com/schedule-ticket

Matthew Mendez, givethembikes at gmail daht comm  [forum]
RIVELO 1ST ANNIVERSARY RIDE (WITH GRANT PETERSEN) Link
Peninsula Park Bandstand, 700 N Rosa Parks Way Take Trimet (Just north of the rose garden)
9:30am - 11:30am, We'll leave by 9:45AM
Portland's Rivendell Bicycle Works dealer, Rivelo, celebrates their first year with special guest RBW founder, Grant Petersen. From the Peninsula Park bandstand, ending at the shop by the SE foot of the Tilikum Crossing. Chambray trumps lycra. Easy pace. Maybe a couple of the bridges. Food and drinks at the end. Free, as always.
John Bennett, bennett at rivelopdx daht comm, www.rivelopdx.com, 971-266-3551  [forum]
NAKED METRIC CENTURY Link
9:30am - 12:00pm, Roll at 9:45
Ride 100 km naked--we'll string together the 4 sunny naked rides and the night ride. Morning Naked, Sunny Nekkid, Fig Leif Naked, Lady Godiva Naked, and WNBR. Seven people completed all 5 rides last year, and 4 in 2014. Bring body paint and sun hats.  Cameras discouraged.
Kernel And Past Tire, kernelmoses at gmail daht comm, bikenoob.com/2008/03/16/metric-century   [forum]
MORNING NAKED RIDE Link
9:30am - 12:00pm, Roll at 9:50
Start the WNBR day right with a morning naked ride.  Undress to your level of comfort.  We'll wander quiet streets, enjoy body acceptance.  Bring body paint, caps and warm socks.   This ride will end at Coe Circle for a picnic lunch before the Sunny Nekid Ride, etc.  Policy of no photos by ride participants.
Kernel And Past Tire, kernelmoses at gmail daht comm, bikeportland.org/2011/06/17/police-bureau-releases-statement-on-legality-of-naked-bike-ride-55056   [forum]
BIKE SWAP MEET Link
11:00am
Hosted by: Norther Cycles and the PCC Bike Shed

Come buy, sell, or even trade used bikes and parts. Unlimited vendor space for just $5. Free parking on the Campus lot. Set up and loading at 10am. This event is taking place on a Campus so no alcohol, although we will have a beer garden in the shop. We have the whole PCC Quad including the Cafeteria, for snacks and restrooms.

Free entry

11am-6pm
Bob Kellett, robert.kellett at pcc daht eedee you  [forum]

24-TO-24 RIDE WESTBOUND Link
11:00am - 1:30pm, We ride at 11:30
Two lovely coffee shops, never closing, separated by a mere 11 miles. Explore both, and everything between! We'll meet at Southeast Grind in Portland, and ride west to Ava Roasteria in Beaverton. Along the way, we'll visit Gigi's Cafe and the Friendly Food Russian grocery store. Hang out for the eastbound trip at 2:30! Ride will involve climbs, but we'll take the easier route.
Lyle, lyle at qseep daht nett, Facebook Event  [forum]
MAD MAX POST CAR APOCALYPSE Link
Col. Summers Park, SE 20th and Belmont Take Trimet (next to the tennis courts)
12:00pm
a post apocalypse, post gas themed Mad Max ride through the streets of Portland. We take to to the streets of Portland to show we bike the Apocalypse with no need of Gas Town! Get out your leathers and armor and jump on your bike for we ride to survive! Route will be freak bike, tall bike, cargo bike and unicycle friendly
Edwin, Edwin at pedalbiketours daht comm  [forum]
SUNNY NEKKID RIDE Link
12:30pm - 3:30pm, Roll at 12:50
Fun ride in the sun, celebrate body freedom, bring paint for self expression & messages. Clothing optional, smiles recommended.   This is the main day-time nekid ride.  We'll through all five quadrants of Portland.  Busy streets, quiet streets and paths.  Ride ends in NW at the Fig Leif Ride.   Policy of no photos by ride participants.
Kernel And Past Tire, kernelmoses at gmail daht comm  [forum]
TOUR DE HIVES NORTHEAST Link
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Portland's Tour de Hives, the Northeast day of the tour on June 25. Visit Portland's backyard beehives and fall in love with the honeybee! Instead of being the self-guided event, this will be a group bike ride to visit the same set of beehives. There are a growing number of honey bee enthusiasts who are excited to show off their backyard apiaries and talk about what can be done in every yard to support these important pollinators. Admission to Tour De Hives is $10 payable at the start location (but please buy tickets in advance online), and a single ticket covers both the June 25 and June 26 tours.
Tom Howe, nagitpo at gmail daht comm, Tour de Hives Northeast event on FB  [forum]
24-TO-24 RIDE EASTBOUND Link
2:00pm - 4:30pm, We ride at 2:30
Two lovely coffee shops, never closing, separated by a mere 11 miles. Explore both, and everything between! We'll meet at Ava Roasteria in Beaverton, and ride east to Southeast Grind in Portland. Along the way, we'll visit the Oroweat/Bimbo Bakery Outlet and the VintageTEK Museum of electronic equipment! Catch the earlier ride at 11am from Southeast Grind to get out there, or just meet us there.
Lyle, lyle at qseep daht nett, Facebook Event  [forum]
WORLD REDDIT MEETUP DAY RIDE Link
3:00pm - 4:00pm
A short ride to Laurelhurst park to meet the World Reddit Meetup Day Group. Meet at Ladd's Circle at 3PM, bike to river front then up to meet up.

Global meetup for POrtland was changed to Lucky Labs on 19th and NW Quimby, we will leave around 3:30 from Lads to the NW
Bitcoin Dan, s2bikes at 711.33m.co  [forum]

FIG LEIF NAKED Link
Forest Park, top of NW Thurman St, 4250 NW Leif Erikson Dr Take Trimet (500 yards beyond entry gate, by the Port-a-Potties)
4:00pm - 6:30pm, Roll at 4:15
Ride naked through the forest -- 10K gravel road bike ride on NW Leif Erickson Road. Forest Park is one of Portland's crown jewels. Many square miles of forested hillside, with a web of trails. Leif Erickson Drive is a relatively flat gravel road that runs for miles and miles through beautiful forest.  Folks ride it on road bikes, but wider tires are more comfortable. Ride ends at the Lady Godiva Ride
Past Tire And Kernel  [forum]
BURGERVILLE WORKERS UNION SOLIDARITY RIDE Link
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Workers at Burgerville have organized a Union, the Burgerville Workers Union! Lets show solidarity with them by donning burger, fry, shake or super solidarity cyclist costumes. Well be sharing information about the campaign and ways you can get involved. Bells, horns, and noise makers encouraged. BVWU union buttons and such will be supplied. Well be ending the ride with some pizza at Scotties Pizza Parlor where workers all get paid 15 dollars an hour. Please bring some cash for Pizza, and some snacks along the way.
Nickles Von Pickles & Patti O'soysage, Turniptheheat at gmail daht comm, BVWU site  [forum]
NORTHER CYCLES SHOP TOUR SOCIAL Link 21+
5:00pm - 9:00pm
After Swap meet shop tour and hang out. Grab a beer or three and check out our Framebuilders shop and ask all the questions you like, check out the shop
Free

Norther Cycles , starmichael at northercycles daht comm, Northercycles.com  [forum]
ST JOHNS NAKED RIDE Link
Block Bikes PDX, 7238 N Burlington Ave Take Trimet (out front on the traffic island)
6:00pm - 8:00pm, Leave promptly at 6:30pm
Our 3rd annual ride from St Johns to meet at the WNBR. Yes there will be nudity, same philosophy as the WNBR. We (hopefully) meet up with the Fig Leaf ride, then the Lady Godiva ride along the way. We will leave promptly at 6:30pm from start; begin meeting at 6:00pm. Our ride will be slowish, and safe.
Ben , bikeshop at blockbikespdx daht comm  [forum]
DEAD BABY ALLEYCAT Link
6:30pm - 9:30pm, This should end earlier than posted. Allowing time for those who want to goto the naked bike ride.
Dead Baby Bike Club is hosting an Alleycat race in SE Portland.  Fun and prizes.
Moved to Saturday due to changes in working scheduleso.

Truman , aaron.truman.1976 at gmail daht comm, 503-750-3545  [forum]
WORLD NAKED BIKE RIDE Link
8:00pm, Meet at 8:00 PM, ride at 9:00 PM.
Ride as bare as you dare with 10,000 friends through the streets of Portland.  Portland Police will help keep us safe.  Meet at 8:00 PM, ride at 9:00 PM.  RIDE IS NOT A LOOP.  Please read https://pdxwnbr.org/faq/
PDX WNBR, theworldnakedbikeride at gmail daht comm, pdxwnbr.org  [forum]
DIABLO DANCE PARTY (AFTER -WORLD NAKED BIKE RIDE) Link
TBA, TBA Take Trimet (Departs from the End point of the World Naked Bike Ride)
10:00pm
*

You know how we do . . .

The best music and soundsystems

You can't party at the end of the ride so keep rolling with Diablo
Stay outside and boogie (Vs. overcrowded bars)

Look for the Glympse at the Facebook Event
http://bit.ly/DiabloDancePartyWNBR2016

*Lighthearted continuation protest, expounding the principles of http://pdxwnbr.org/why/
;)

Diablo, dirtydiablorides at gmail daht comm, Facebook Event   [forum]

Sunday June 26

WILLAPA HILLS TRAIL FAT TIRE RIDE & FESTIVAL 2016 Link FF,WA
7:00am, June 25 - 26
A family-fun leisure two-day bike ride that begins and ends in Chehalis and includes an evening festival and overnight camping stay in Pe Ell. Fifty mile round trip of safe, beautiful scenic views of the Chehalis River and farmlands. Local farms and businesses will provide healthy refreshments along the trail for cyclists as they ride from Chehalis to Pe Ell and back.
When: June 25-26, 2016

Festival & Campout: Pe Ell, WA
Early Registration price.
Individual Price $30: Includes 1 t-shirt.
Family Price $80: A family includes 5 people, each additional person is $10. Includes 1 t-shirt, additional t-shirts $10.
Meal Tickets: $10 per ticket/meal/person
Start/End: Veterans Memorial Museum, 100 SW Veterans Way, Chehalis, WA 98532

Lewis County Community Trails, ridethewillapa at gmail daht comm, www.facebook.com/ridethewillapa  [forum]

PORTLAND URBAN GRAVEL GRINDER Link
Pips Doughnuts, 4759 NE Fremont St Take Trimet (Or nearest parking lot)
CANCELED moved to Fall
Portland is notorious for having a large number of unpaved roads. Let's explore them!

Meet: Carb-load at 8:00a at Pips Doughnuts on NE Fremont
Starts: Roll out at 8:30a and no later.

Route Options:
Short - Cully, Gateway, Outer SE, Brentwood Darlington
Long - Add in SW Neighborhoods
Extreme - Ride up Forest Park road, and then back to town via St. Johns.

Pace: The ride is long, so we'll go as fast as gravel and legal traffic maneuvers allows (probably 15mph).

Helmets: Not required, but a good idea given we'll be on really bad roads.

Other Notes: GPX track made available pre-ride. This is a drop-ride. Be respectful of neighborhoods we ride through.
Matt Otis, matt.otis at gmail daht comm, Portland Urban Gravel Grinder  [forum]

ASSOCIATION OF CAFFEINATED WHEELMAN RIDE Link
Green Zebra Grocery, 3011 N Lombard St Take Trimet (Grab what you need inside, but meet up outside.)
9:00am - 11:00am, Meet at 9am, roll at 9:30 SHARP!
There ain't nothing better than riding somewhere and enjoying coffee, esp. coffee that you make there! We'll ride under 5 miles to a scenic spot to have coffee. Points for elaborate prep or quirky gear. And you might as well make/have breakfast, too. And tea is perfectly fine. ACW gear encouraged, BYO everything. Wheelwomen too!
ACW, bradclick.bigcartel.com  [forum]
SPRINGWATER SKATE Link
10:00am
Dust off your skateboard and skate with us on the Springwater Corridor Trail. We move at an easy pace, everyone welcome distance varies five to ten miles.
Cory Poole, robotopdx at gmail daht comm, Facebook event page, 503-569-4212  [forum]
SUNDAY PARKWAYS NORTH Link
Kenton Park, 8417 N Brandon Ave Take Trimet (route is a loop, travel either direction)
11:00am - 4:00pm, ride anytime!
The City of Portland closes 9.5 miles of streets in North Portland for use by human-powered transport.  Free to all, with family activities and vendors in the parks
PBoT, Official Website  [forum]
FOXY VINTAGE RIDE Link
11:00am, about three hours
Pull out those vintage threads and let's go for a FOXY bike ride!  We will start at Red Fox Vintage on NE Killingsworth, have some coffee and pastries, and  then take a leisurely ride to the Red Fox Vintage on SE Woodstock where we will partake in some mimosas! The fabulous Red Foxes are giving all riders a 20% discount at both stores to add to your foxy collection.  There will be a scavenger hunt at the Woodstock store, and the winner wins a gift card to Red Fox Vintage!  All in all a pretty Foxy day
Bece And Meghan, dropout74 at gmail daht comm  [forum]
FESTIVALLUS BICYCLIUS! Link FF
12:00pm
Are you worn out?

Naked Bike Ride and all the craziness wipe your legs out?

Then Festivallus Bicyclius is the ride for you, break out your festival clothing (Harem Pants, Kilts, and all manner of cool outfits) and join us on a leisurely paced ride to the 5 quadrants of Portland.

We'll hit up some out of the way parks around N, NE, NW, SE & SW Portland.

There may also be some cool activities - Acupuncture, Massage, Yoga, Tai Chi and other relaxing modalities to enjoy

Part of the ride will include Sunday Parkways.
Scott Batchelar, scottbs at me daht comm, Register Here - www.facebook.com/events/1711906299068294/, Please follow us  at our Twitter  at pdxstories, 971-207-5523  [forum]

SOUTHERN COMFORT RIDE Link FF
12:00pm
The South will ride again! Break out your trucker hats, bike balls, and muddin' tires for this slow ride back down home to the Dirty South.  We'll start out with a potluck picnic supper(lunch) at 12pm Sunday June, 26 north of the Mason-Dixon Line(E Burnside) at (Ulysses S.) Grant Park near the basketball court.  We'll respectfully reenact the War of Northern Aggression(Civil War) and Emancipation(a good thing!) and ride into Southeast Portland in true carpetbagging Reconstructionist fashion(reconstruct the city and increase rents). Possible stops include Lone Fir Cemetery and other locations. *This ride isn't about WAR so leave Confederate flags, preaching, and HATE at home.*  Raffle prizes Moonpies, moonshine.
Tennessee Jed  [forum]
TOUR DE HIVES SOUTHEAST Link
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Portland's Tour de Hives, the Southeast day of the tour on June 26. Visit Portland's backyard beehives and fall in love with the honeybee! Instead of being the self-guided event, this will be a group bike ride to visit the same set of beehives. There are a growing number of honey bee enthusiasts who are excited to show off their backyard apiaries and talk about what can be done in every yard to support these important pollinators. Admission to Tour De Hives is $10 payable at the start location (but please buy tickets in advance online), and a single ticket covers both the June 25 and June 26 tours.
Tom Howe, nagitpo at gmail daht comm, Tour de Hives Southeast Bike Ride event page on FB  [forum]
MID-AFTERNOON MYSTERY RIDE Link
2:15pm, Meet at 2:15, ride by 2:40
Join from Sun. Parkways! Mystery ride out of town to mystery river spot. Swim? Explore? Lounge? Destination is 2+ hours away at a mellow pace. Bring: friends, tunes snacks, water, etc.
Jaya , jaya.jeptha at gmail daht comm, 503-380-2573  [forum]
MORRISSEY MOBILE DISCO 6 Link 21+
3:00pm - 7:00pm, Ride at 4pm.
Last of the famous international mozrides! Slow pace around the inner eastside with stops for dancing and/or moping. #mozride

Optional after-party: This Charming Band at Star Theater (7pm/10bux) https://www.facebook.com/events/627373497418502/
Strangeways, mozride at strangeways daht nett, Facebook event  [forum]

PASTA COSTUME RIDE Link
Clinton City Park, 5576 SE Division St Take Trimet (picnic tables closer to Woodward)
4:00pm - 5:00pm
GET OUT YOUR HOT GLUES GUNS AND DECORATE YOURSELF IN GLUTEN! For those of you who didn't spend the whole day hot gluing bow ties to your tie and elbow macaroni into crowns, we will have basic necklace making materials available at the start of the ride. AT the END of the ride we are having a GET SAUCED party. Pots of pasta will be provided, you bring a sauce for the group to sample!
Em Rome, im.m.rome at gmail daht comm  [forum]
THREE SPEED RIDE Link
4:00pm - 7:00pm, meet at 4pm, roll at 4:30 SHARP!
What better way to finish Sunday Parkways than ramble around the northern reaches of Portland on your humble internally geared three speed bicycle? Bring your trusty three speed bicycle from any nation. Three speeds preferred but any bike welcome if you don't have one. Casual paced ramble,approx 10-15 mi, fairly flat, with a little unpaved "rough stuff" action thrown in. We'll have a picnic and tea brew up on the way, bring all the necessities like food, a teakettle and a camping stove. Ride not a loop, ends near transit and adult beverages. Check website for more info.
El Presidente, Society of Three Speeds  [forum]
LITTLE FREE GALLERY PROJECT TOUR Link FF
4:15pm - 6:45pm
Little Free Gallery Project pairs twenty local artists with twenty Little Free Libraries (and their owners!) to create a free, engaging, family-friendly public art exhibition throughout the city in summer 2016. Each library box will be transformed into a miniature art gallery within which one artist/artist pair will create a new, site-specific art installation.

Join us for a family-friendly tour of SEVEN temporary art installations in the SE neighborhood led by project curators Erinn Kathryn and Jen LaMastra.

Event will begin at Umpqua Bank parking lot on SE 36th & Hawthorne 4:15 PM. Event will end at 238 NE 74th (and Everett). Option to exit ride at NE 44th and Irving for shorter course.

Please wear a helmet (safety!) and bring water.
Erinn Kathryn And Jen LaMastra, ekh117 at yahoo daht comm, Little Free Gallery Project on Facebook  [forum]

PRESIDENTIAL FITNESS CHALLENGE RIDE Link
6:00pm
The return of the PFC! Are you as fit and nimble as a 17-year-old boy/girl? Come prove yourself as we complete the Presidential Fitness Challenge - that thing from high school. All 6 events at different locations. Inspirational music provided. Remember, beer is more hydrating than water.

Boys: 55 sit-ups in a minute, 6:06 mile, 8.7-sec shuttle run, 13 pull-ups, 53 push-ups, and +7" sit-and-reach
Girls: 44 sit-ups, 8:15 mile, 10.0-sec shuttle run, 1 pull-up, 25 push-ups, and a +8" sit/reach

Joe & Alex, flaherty313 at gmail daht comm  [forum]

ZOOBOMB Link
8:30pm
Zoobomb is long running weekly bike event that meets every Sunday around 8:30PM near (13th & SW Burnside) in Portland OR. Bring a bike, TriMet MAX fare, bike lights, and any safety gear you need.
Its a good time and you WILL have fun!
MINI BIKES ENCOURAGED - ALL BIKES WELCOME
HELMETS ARE A GOOD IDEA
* RIDE AT YOUR OWN RISK *
LEAVE NO TRACE

Zoobomb, zoobomb at zoobomb daht nett, zoobomb.net  [forum]

Monday June 27

MONDAY MEANDER Link
CANCELED Feeling under the weather. Sorry :(
Work weekends? Missing out on the Pedalpalooza fun? I can't recreate what you may have missed, but I can invite you to join me on a nice simple ride. We'll start at Clinton City Park and ride for about ten miles at a leisurely pace.
Dan Gebhart, dangebhart at gmail daht comm, Monday Meander event on FB  [forum]
PORTLAND SHORT TRACK RACING @ PIR Link
Portland International Raceway, 1940 N Victory Blvd Take Trimet (left from the entry road, about 1/2 mile past the entry gate.)
4:30pm - 8:30pm, Every Monday in June and July
bring your dirt-friendly bicycle or unicycle out to PIR to ride laps with a bunch of other dirty bike nerds.  Races go in heats by skill level and gender, and there is a race for kids (early) as well.  Racing costs $, but spectating is free and fun!

See website for more details (http://portlandracing.com/)
Portland Racing, Portland Racing  [forum]

NO MORE 4-LANE ROADS! A BIKELOUDPDX PROTEST RIDE Link
CANCELED Moved to June 17
BikeLoudPDX-sponsored ride in protest of pavement allocation. We demand more space for people, less space for machines! Four-lane roads create too many distractions for drivers and impede visibility. Crossing four-lane roads as a pedestrian or cyclist, even legally, is hazardous. The extra lanes should be used for bike lanes, bus-only lanes, parklets, wider sidewalks, anything but vehicle lanes. No more four-lane roads!

This ride is not for children and first-time cyclists; we will ride safely, but will be taking the lane on major arterial streets during rush hour.
J. E., sougitsune at gmail daht comm  [forum]

MONDAY NIGHT BIKE RACE SERIES Link
5:30pm - 8:30pm, April 11 - August 29
The Monday Night Bike Race Series kicks into high gear Monday, April 11, at Portland International Raceway. Separate categories for beginners and advanced cyclists offered for racing on a flat, closed, car-free circuit. (Monday nights, April 11  August 29, no racing July 4). Entry Fee is $15.00. An Oregon Bicycle Racing Association (OBRA) license is required to race and is $5 (single-day) or $30 (annual). More info at www.racemondaynight.com
Jim Anderson, pwnllc at gmail daht comm, www.racemondaynight.com, 503-975-8229  [forum]
PINBALL BY BIKE Link 21+
5:45pm, leaving C Bar around 6:30
Maybe you love pinball. Maybe you've never played, but are electro-mechanically curious. Fence-sit no more! Join us and learn to fear the outlane and respect the nudge. We'll roll around SE, slapping pins in all the right places. Bring quarters and cash for drinks.
Check out Ship Ahoy across the street, too. I'll announce at both places when we're getting ready to leave.

Nate  [forum]
BILL CUNNINGHAM MEMORIAL STREET STYLE RIDE Link
6:00pm
Pay tribute to the New York Times' legendary street style fashion photographer, Bill Cunningham. We'll cruise the streets on our bikes, as Bill did, prowling for distinctive fashion. Dress down like Bill or dress up like his subjects!
Carl Larson  [forum]
PDX PARKING: PAST AND FUTURE Link
6:30pm
Join Portland Shoupistas on a ride to some notable parking lots (past, present, and future).  Learn about the history of car parking policy in PDX and find out how we can make changes for a better future.

At the end of the ride we will find a place to watch "The Parking Lot Movie."  Hopefully that place will be IN a parking lot.
Portland Shoupistas, pdxshoupistas at gmail daht comm, Portland Shoupistas, 971-207-1348  [forum]

BIKIN BETTIES - ALL GENDERS WELCOME! Link 21+
7:00pm, Wheels down at 7:30pm, 14 miles!
Bikin Betties is an all ladies bike ride on Monday nights, but this week we will be opening the ride up to all genders as a celebration of the end of Pedalpalooza!
Alie Kilts, Bikin' Betties - Portland  [forum]
WHAT'S UP DOC? Link
PSU Urban Center, 506 SW Mill St Take Trimet (Meet underneath the skywalk by Pizzicato)
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Think the Get Lost ride with different activities!

We'll roll the dice which corresponds to a different activity which we have to try to find within 10 blocks.

Some ideas for the dice rolls include:

Dance Your Ass Off
Admire The View
Have a Drink
Sing a Song
Meander Aimlessly
Appreciate Art
Wander with Purpose
Eat a Snack
Trip the Light Fantastic
Hill Dive, Hill Dive, Hill Dive!
Take a Break
Splash, Splash!

This is an audience participation ride, come with ideas for the different activities, the rules are simple.

Roll Dice
Do activity within 10 blocks (If more needed its fine)
Rolls of 10 - Up or 3 - Down = One Dice Roll next roll
Previous roll again = Wild (Group picks activity)

Scott Batchelar, scottbs at me daht comm, Please Register - www.facebook.com/events/279713709030100, Follow our Twitter  at pdxstories, 971-207-5523  [forum]

RIDE OF CHAOS Link
7:30pm, ride at 8
may be a peaceful ramble. might be a grand adventure. could go until the dawn. all things are possible. good times will be had. ride and experience the unknown.
Noah, noah.siegel.977 at gmail daht comm  [forum]

Tuesday June 28

TABOR TUESDAYS Link
8:15am, Ride up at your pace from anywhere you are, meet at the top at 8:15am, Every Tuesday
Meet at the top of Mt. Tabor at the benches overlooking Hawthorne Blvd at 8:15am for high fives and a dance jam. The perfect morning bike buzz every Tuesday.
Ivy Chuang  [forum]
MIDWEEK BIKE CAMPING Link
Register to get start location Take Trimet (near MAX in North Portland)
12:00pm
Because bike camping isn't just for weekends! We'll head on up to Battle Ground Lake in SW Washington. Approx. 25 mile ride one way and we'll stop for supplies. You can either ride with the group or come up on your own. We'll split the cost of campsites and wood. Must have some experience with bike camping and pre register via the website.
Shawn, Urban Adventure League  [forum]
COMMUTING AND MAINTENANCE 101 Link
12:00pm
In this class we cover everything you need to know to keep you safe while commuting by bike, as well as the essential elements of bicycle maintenance. Feel free to bring your bicycle to discuss any specific questions you may have. All classes are FREE for Bike Hub members and 5 for walk-ins.
PSU Bike Hub, bikehub at pdx daht eedee you  [forum]
THE 20'S BIKEWAY: A TECHNICAL CRITIQUE Link
The 20's Bikeway, NE 27th Ave and NE Holman St Take Trimet (We will end at SE 37th and SE Crystal Springs)
4:00pm - 6:30pm, Many stops for geeky discusions
A technical ride critiquing the soon to be constructed 20's bikeway.  Designed for planners, DIVERTER enthusiasts, activists or those who just want to know how to build a TRULY world class greenway.   For a preview, read the articles about two friends named Mary and Jane, who take the 20's for a summer ride.  Free, 10 miles with multiple stops to discuss solutions to this project's weak links.
Terry Dublinski-Milton, terry.dublinski at gmail daht comm, BikeLoudPdx  [forum]
SKYLINE TAVERN TUESDAY Link 21+
4:00pm
Tavern Tuesday departs every, you guessed it, Tuesday from B-Line Sustainable Urban Delivery and travels up Leif Ericson and Saltzman to Skyline Blvd, culminating with a tasty beverage at the wonderful Skyline Tavern!
After re-hydrating, we'll pick the most fun way down the west hills (dirt+road options) and cross the St. Johns Bridge back into town. Feel free to bail after the bridge, but the ride officially ends at Barlow Tavern on N Greeley and Ainsworth.

This is a mixed-terrain ride with sustained climbs  1,300'. A spirited, fun pace, cash, lock, lights and bigger tires recommended, but not required!

This is no-drop ride! That being said, please be prepared to fix your own stuff should the need arise.
recurring ride!

Sam Appelbaum , smappelbaum at gmail daht comm  [forum]

PRAISE THE LLOYD Link
5:00pm - 6:30pm
The Lloyd neighborhood has changed.

Join Go Lloyd and Lloyd EcoDistrict on a short,
wonky tour of the Lloyd Neighborhood. Learn a bit about the history of Lloyd as an urban renewal experiment, some about
its recent developments, and a lot about how Lloyd is poised to be the most sustainable and bike friendly neighborhood in the city.

Kathryn , Kathryn at golloyd daht oh are gee, www.golloyd.org  [forum]

BIKE | SHARE RIDE Link
5:30pm
A celebration and sneak preview of BIKETOWN, Portland's forthcoming bike share system! Don your best orange garb; we'll meet at Salmon Street Springs and ride to four future BIKETOWN station locations. At each, a storyteller will share a brief personal tale about biking in Portland. We'll ride from SW through the quadrants and end in SE. Not a loop.
The BIKETOWN Crew, BIKETOWN PDX, twitter daht comm/biketownpdx  [forum]
POETRY READING RIDE Link
6:00pm
We will ride around Portland and read poems as a positive and supportive audience.  

Negative and critical energy not allowed.  Good and bad work alike will be welcomed.  We will make a series of stops, and if you are so moved as to present a poem, please do.  A commitment to serious frivolity is suggested.  

Limit one poem per person per stop.  You are allowed to recite at multiple stops, but there is a global limit of one Vogon poem for the entire ride.  Bongos not provided.
J. K., koglerjs at gmail daht comm  [forum]

PLAYA BIKE RIDE Link
OMSI, 1945 SE Water Ave, Portland Take Trimet (Specific location at OMSI TBA)
6:15pm - 9:15pm, Gather at 6:15pm. Leave at 6:30pm.
Drag out your jankiest furriest, glitter bombed Playa Bike and cruise the streets of Portland tonight! Join us on a slow, rambling Black Rock City inspired ride on your Burning Man bike.
We start at OMSI, head to the Burner Barn, infiltrate a commercial strip for food and drink, then converge at a park, and end at a not-so-secret location.
Don't bother removing all that playa dust- we want to smell it.
Bring lights because no-one likes darkwads.
Burner wear is encouraged.
Ten Principles of LNT, Radical Self Reliance, and Gifting are encouraged.

This is a no drop, no race ride. If you are riding to win, this may not be the event for you.
It's kid and family friendly, but will end at a drinking establishment.
https://www.facebook.com/events/1601613936833438/

TomCat, https://www.facebook.com/events/1601613936833438/  [forum]

EMBEDDED ALLEYCAT Link
7:00pm
Checkpoints are embedded in the streets of Portland. All-city. Cash prize. Bring bag, lock, map, pen, and $5.
Carl (Doesn't Work At The BTA Anymore)  [forum]
REFLECT-O RIDE Link
Ladds Circle, North side, SE 16th Ave & Harrison St Take Trimet (Ladds Circle at SE 16th and Harrison, North side)
7:30pm - 8:30pm, Leave at 8
Shinny shinny reflective everything; we will glint and glare around as a blinding hoard.

Join as, shinny warrior, as we ride towards the sunset from Ladds to the Bluffs.
ProfBitcoin, s2b at 711.33m.co  [forum]

HI-VIS RIDE Link
Ladds Circle, South side, SE 16th Ave & Harrison St Take Trimet (South side of Ladd's circle rose garden)
7:30pm - 8:30pm, Ride leaves at 8
Bright neon colors fill the air; we will be the most visible ride around; nevermind that reflective group they can't hope to compete with our glowing cloths of clothes.

Running gear, biking gear, construction worker clothes; what ever is bright and loud on the eyes works so bring it!

We will meet up with the reflect-o ride at the beginning and end where they do at the SKIDMORE bluffs do shine brightly together into the sunset.

NOT A LOOP! 5-6 miles
LiteDogeMoneroEtherDash-Man, s2b at 711.33m.co  [forum]

KARAOKE IN THE PARK Link
7:30pm - 1:30am
Ride meets at 7:30, leaves at 8. We'll ride about an hour
Fourth annual ride..like singin' karaoke?  like hangin' out in a park with other bikers?  come on this ride and join the two together, without compromising anything!  the ride will end-- not in a karaoke bar-- but in a park rigged with a rad homemade karaoke set-up.  it's legit, so expect  a wide range of song options, but not everything.  
bring your bike!  bring drunken lungs
Mark, James,Hollisj20 at yahoo daht comm

Mark Mascorro  [forum]
BIKE TO ROLLERSKATE Link
8:00pm
We will be biking to oaks bottom roller rink for adult skate night. Meet up will be under Hawthorne bridge at 8:00pm ride out to oaks bottom at 8:30 cost including rental around ten dollars.
Olaf, Olafgelein at hotmail daht comm, https://www.facebook.com/events/621930154640499  [forum]

Wednesday June 29

WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON RAMBLE Link
CANCELED Meeting has come up - need to cancel
Time for a simple Bike Ramble around Inner Portland?

Then join our ride!

We'll take some fun routes around Inner SE, NE, Downtown & NW Portland while admiring Art and other fun sites.

Ride will wrap up at the Bike In Movie
Scott Batchelar, scottbs at me daht comm, Please Register - www.facebook.com/events/232337853809010, Follow our Twitter  at pdxstories, 971-207-5523  [forum]

WEED WEDNESDAY RIDE Link 21+
4:15pm
Ride meets Wednesday June 29 at 4:19pm at Velo Cult Bike Shop 1969 NE 42nd Ave then Sandy Blvd to ride the Green Mile with a few pot store stops then $5 Free Play all night at Ground Kontrol Classic Arcade.  We will wait the Portland customary 30 minutes before taking off.  Raffle prizes blinky lights and glowsticks. 3 miles
Weed Windy   [forum]
FIXED GEAR RIDE ON MT. TABOR Link
5:30pm, Leave PROMPTLY at 5:40pm!
Come ride your fixed gear bike as FAST as you can around the shoulder of a volcano - Wednesdays are car-free!

We'll do 4 x 1.3 mile laps and regroup at the end. Optional beer stop after the ride. Definitely not a race. ;)

Meet at 5:30pm at the basketball courts on the north side of Mt. Tabor. We leave PROMPTLY at 5:40pm!

You are responsible for your own safety. Fixies only!
Oregonians Ridin' Bikes Around (ORBA), orba.bikes at gmail daht comm, Facebook Event Page  [forum]

BIKE-IN MOVIE Link
6:00pm - 10:00pm
Meetup for a beer, then roll out for some urban gravel roads.

Will end at spot to watch "Klunkerz". Feel free to bring snacks and etc.

We will have free popcorn and cheap drinks on hand.
Sysfail, sysfail.dobc at gmail daht comm  [forum]

TOUR OF PORTLANDS WORST AIR POLLUTERS PT. 1 Link
05 SE Madison St Take Trimet (under the east side of the Hawthorne Bridge)
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Join Neighbors for Clean Air
and the Northwest Environmental Defense Center as we tour some of Portlands worst air polluters. Portlanders are more aware than ever that our air shed is full of toxic pollution. On this tour, we will ride to or near the sources of major air pollution in order to better inform people about what is going on, how we go there, and what we can do to get clean air. Bring your signs, masks, costumes. We`ll bring good air-themed music. When we`re finished, we`ll stop in somewhere for a drink to chat unwind.

Nicholas Caleb, nick at whatsinourair daht oh are gee, whatsinourair.org, 541-891-6761  [forum]
TRAM FREELOADER RIDE Link
Elizabeth Carruthers Park, 3699 SW Bond Ave, Portland, OR 97239 Take Trimet (bike rack at SE corner of the park at SW Bond & Gaines)
6:00pm - 8:30pm, ride at 6:30
Meet in South Waterfront, ride South along the river, then the gentlest climb (750ft total) and most of Terwilliger Blvd Parkway to the upper tram terminal at OHSU.  Many stops for views and mapping some hidden stairways and trails.  Then we get a quick free ride on the tram for burgers and beers back where we started.  Bring money for dinner and beer.
Eric, twitter.com/enobacon  [forum]
RECUMBENT RIDE Link
Columbia Park, N Woolsey & N Lombard Take Trimet (NW corner, by the bathrooms)
6:15pm
Bring your trikes, your lowracers, your highracers, your velomobiles, and your enthusiasm for Pedalooza's most "laid-back" ride.  Both the fully prone and the bent-curious are welcome!  

This is a no-drop ramble at a comfortable pace.  Meet at 6:15, ride at 6:30.  We will be riding together with the Portsmouth Parkways group.  

The ride will end in an open space where we can admire and possibly ride each others' bikes.
Darin Wick, darin at darinwick daht comm  [forum]

PORTSMOUTH PARKWAYS Link FF
6:15pm, Assemble at 6:15pm, ride at 6:30pm.
Portsmouth neighborhood has ALL THE PARKS. They're a resource, a treasure, socialism at its finest, and we will explore them. Flat, slow pace, no drop ride. There might be snacks.
Angel York, Pedestrian Parking  [forum]
UNRACER RIDE (FORMERLY GRANT P. RIDE) Link
Peninsula Park , 700 N Rosa Parks Way Take Trimet (Ainsworth side of garden, near ramp)
6:30pm
Bring your favorite Grant P.-inspired steel bicycle -- Bridgestone, Rivendell, Clem, or  other trusty steel steed -- and celebrate an UN-Racerly ride. Baskets, saddlebags, fenders and comfy seats and handlebars especially welcome. Meet at Peninsula Park and ride somewhere for food and drink.
Beth H., periwinklekog at yahoo daht comm, bikelovejones  [forum]

Thursday June 30

MORNIN RIDE! Link
6:30am - 8:00am
The suns up -- lets ride bikes! Meet at Tinys, fill your thermos as needed, and head out for a ride in SE PDX. Well finish by 8am, ending  Grand Central in Woodstock for breakfast. Not a loop. Pace set by those who show up, but not too sleepy-slow. What, were you planning on staying in bed?
K.Bott, famouspotato at gmail daht comm  [forum]
RIDE LIKE A GIRL: ROAD BIKING 101 - N.PO. PARKS! Link 21+
Kenton Park, 8417 N Brandon Ave Take Trimet (RSVP here so you are notified of changes/instructions: www.Meetup.com/RLAGcycling)
9:30am - 2:30pm
This 6-week training series introduces basic skills for biking on the road. Emphasis is on biking in-town and in residential areas (versus rural roads). Includes the use of bikeways, bike lanes and learning to navigate roads shared with vehicles. Helps to prepare the newer bicyclist to ride with other bike groups, clubs and in organized biking events. $15 per week. Attend one or all six.
Ride Like A Girl Cycling (Carolyn Jen), ridelikeapdxgirl at gmail daht comm, Ride Like A Girl Cycling , Please see our calendar for details, 503-913-3534  [forum]
RIVER CITY RIDE WITH MR. SCHWINN Link FF
10:30am - 12:30pm
Ride with River City Bicycles and Richard Schwinn of Gunnar / Waterford Precision Cycles  Thursday June 30th at 10:30AM-ish. Well roll from the main store over to Elevator Caf & Commons for coffee, snacks, and an impromptu bicycle show. Show up with your Gunnar, Waterford, or (of course) Schwinn and well have some fun talking about bikes. No doubt, our boss Dave will be on one from his collection as we are working on another installment of The Bike Collection films. Once weve had coffee well ride our bikes up to Mt Tabor to get an advance view on the weekend ahead. Meet us at the store or at the cafe.
River City Bikes, info at rivercitybicycles daht comm, River City Bikes, 503-233-5973  [forum]
NE MURAL TOUR Link
5:00pm, Ride departs at 5:30
Join City Club of Portland's Art, Culture, & Innovation Issue Forum for a tour of NE Portland's murals.
James, james at scechulte daht comm  [forum]
VENI VIDI VELO MEET-UP & RIDE Link
5:30pm - 7:00pm, Meet at 5:30, ride by 6:30p
Veni Vidi Velo (V3) is a three-day weekend of ladies on bikes happening in late July. Let's meet up during Pedalpalooza for a cool beverage, loop around and then mix up with the Thursday Night Ride. Open to riders, allies, the curious, glampers, and other bike-camping enthusiasts.

Interested in a 3-day weekend of lady bike camping glory? Read all about us here: http://bit.ly/1XZZq3Q #V3PDX
Vee-Three, venividiveloPDX at gmail daht comm, bit.ly/1XZZq3Q, Twitter  at VeniVidiVeloPDX  [forum]

SUNRISE PATH GRAND OPENING RIDE!! Link
5:30pm - 7:00pm, Gather at 5:30. Ride leaves at 6:00 sharp!
Join us for a grand opening celebration and bike ride on the region's newest trail! The Sunrise Path provides a new connection between Clackamas Town Center, the I-205 Multi-Use Path, and 122nd Ave in Clackamas County. We'll meet at the Clackamas Town Center MAX station (last stop on the Green line), ride the I-205 Path and Sunrise Path to 122nd, and stop for some snacks and celebration before returning to the MAX. Casual pace, about 6 miles round trip, primarily on a path separated from traffic.
Jessica Horning, jessica.horning at odot.state.or daht you ess, https://www.oregon.gov/ODOT/HWY/REGION1/pages/sunrise/index.aspx, 503-731-3359503-731-3359  [forum]
CO-OP RIDE! Link
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Equal Exchange is celebrating our 30th anniversary as a worker-owned cooperative and we want to kick off our birthday with a co-op bike ride! Join us on a tour to a few of Portland's coolest co-ops, and stay 'til the end for beverages, snacks, and general merriment at People's Food Co-op!
Jenica, jrosen at equalexchange.coop, Co-op Ride! event on FB  [forum]
LEMMY IS GOD RIDE Link 21+
Col. Summers Park, SE 20th and Belmont Take Trimet (black top by the tennis courts... listen for Motorhead!)
6:00pm, arrive 6:00 rock and roll out 7:00
In celebration of the greatest rock and roll legend that ever was or ever will be; we will rock and roll out for Lemmy Kilmister! Wear your Motorhead apparel and put on your cocoa puffs! Prizes will be awarded for most Motorhead! Let's make this ride LOUDER THAN EVERYTHING ELSE!
Sarah NoClass  [forum]
GINGER RIDE Link
6:00pm
Bring your bike, your red hair, your red wig (if you're not a natural), and let us ride red!  PS it's free!
The Ginger Council, The Ginger Ride on FB  [forum]
HERITAGE TREES OF VANCOUVER Link WA
6:00pm
Visit some of Vancouvers most celebrated Heritage Trees on an enjoyable 4-mile guided bicycle ride. The mostly flat bicycle loop begins and ends at Esther Short Park in downtown Vancouver. Admire old and notable trees whose legacies connect us to the proud past of our region. Helmets required, its Vancouver.
Jessica, jessica.george at cityofvancouver daht you ess, Vancouver's Urban Forestry Program site, 360-487-8308  [forum]
POST-APOCALYPTIC ZINESTERS BIKE IN MOVIE Link
Burnside Skate Park, SE 2nd Ave E Burnside St Take Trimet (meet at the skate park under Burnside Bridge)
6:15pm - 9:15pm
Post-Apocalyptic Zinesters Bike Ride begins at Burnside Skate Park, destination is IPRC where the bike-themed post-apocalyptic thriller Turbo Kid will be screened. Post-apocalyptic outfits highly encouraged!!
Portland Zine Symposium, pdxzines at gmail daht comm, Portland Zine Symposium site  [forum]

Friday July 1

BREAKFAST ON THE BRIDGES Link
7:00am - 9:00am
Slingin' free coffee and breakfast goodies for bikers and walkers on the east end of the lower Steel Bridge, west end of the Hawthorne Bridge, and the west side of the Tillikum Bridge under the 99 Red Balloons sculpture. Join us!
Sgt. Scone, bonb at lists.riseup daht nett, www.shift2bikes.org/allbike.php#BonB  [forum]
CARS R AWESOME Link
6:00pm
A group scavenger hunt for unique and rare parked cars...by bike!
Carl And Eric  [forum]
TRANS PORTATION Link FF
6:00pm
This ride is for TRANS folks and TRANS allies.  We will meet at the Q Center 4115 N Mississippi Ave and decide where to ride.
Trans Ally   [forum]
ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA APPRECIATION RIDE Link
7:00pm - 10:00pm
Rescheduled from June 15 - -   Do ya love Jeff Lynne and his merrymen?? I DO. You probably do, or should. Well be playing through a few hand-picked classic albums, chosen by yours truly. I cant stop listening to ELO. and we shouldnt have to. Not a loop, easypace, BYOB for some gentle Lynne-ian park celebration
Rachel, rkellyalso at gmail daht comm  [forum]
FLOYD VS. ZEPPELIN - PINK FLOYD RIDE Link
Laurelhurst Park, 3700 SE Ankeny St Take Trimet (playground by the art school)
7:00pm, Meet at 7:00, leave at 7:30
In the fine spirit of Prince v Bowie, we now introduce Zeppelin v Floyd.

Break out your block-rockers, furry vests, colorful shirts and jeans and let's get loud. Who will wear the crown? This ride will represent Pink Floyd.

We'll roll our bikes nice & easy from Laurelhurst Park through SE ending up down around the waterfront and finish near the Hawthorne Bridge.

WE'LL MEET IN THE LAURELHURST PLAYGROUND.

Make sure to show your sartorial splendour to those Leather Bound Zeppelin Fans across the way!

THIS RIDE MEETS AT 7 AND ROLLS OUT TO MEET ZEPPELIN AT 7:30.
Scott Batchelar, scottbs at me daht comm, Please Register - www.facebook.com/events/177842455946348/, Follow our Twitter  at pdxstories, 971-207-5523  [forum]

ZEPPELIN VS. FLOYD - LED ZEPPELIN RIDE Link
Laurelhurst Park, 3700 SE Ankeny St Take Trimet (just west of the pond)
7:00pm
In the fine spirit of Prince v Bowie, we now introduce Zepp v Floyd. Break out your block-rockers & your leather pants, and let's get loud. Who will wear the crown? This ride will represent Led Zeppelin.

We'll roll nice & easy from Laurelhurst through SE down to the waterfront and finish near the Hawthorne Bridge.
Capt. Billy G. Oat, captbillygoat at gmail daht comm, The FB  [forum]

PASTAFARIAN PIRATE RIDE #3 Link
7:00pm - 9:30pm, Meet at 7:30, ride at 8:00
In our third year, come celebrate the Flying Spaghetti Monster with us! Wear your finest Pirate garb or pasta strainer headgear for this ride. We'll have mobile music and will partake in a relaxed ride with buried treasure (& grog!) along the way and a big pasta feed for all at the end. Feel free to bring your favorite piratical libations! We'll end in time to provide Pasta for All well before the evening's Midnight Mystery Ride.
Irreverend Extra Medium, odottore at gmail daht comm  [forum]
XEMOXRIDEX Link
8:30pm, leave at 9
We get it Pedal Metal and Floyd vs. Zeppelin; you're about to hit 40 and it's not cool or macho to be an angsty grown-ass adult. Fuck it. It's our ride and we'll cry if we want to.

We'll be riding until late with a bonfire end spot. Feel free to bring some tunes or make requests of your favorite post-9/11 post-hardcore.

Don your extra-skinny jeans and remind the hipsters who they have to thank for no longer needing to raid their sister's jean drawer. Don't forget the eye shadow, white belts, lip rings, and skunk hair.

Ride leaves at 9. Riders are encouraged to show solidarity and attend the TRANS portation ride earlier in the evening, which we may meet back up with later in the evening for some dance party action.
Jess And Jonah  [forum]

Saturday July 2

ART FOR THE FUTUREAMAZING MODERN MURALS Link
11:00am
In the last few years, muralists have hidden dozens of treasures around our city. We'll visit some of the cleverest, craziest and most breathtaking and tell the story of how a Clear Channel lawsuit accidentally unlocked this gush of creativity. This ride is affiliated with the awesome civic education group Know Your City! We'll ask for a totally optional donation to support their programming. See also the Art for the Millions ride about historical murals, June 19.

RSVP on The Face Book: https://www.facebook.com/events/1177490358955700/
Michael Andersen, michael at bikeportland daht oh are gee, 503-333-7824  [forum]

EARTHQUAKE PREP RIDE Link FF
12:00pm
We will ride a post earthquake evacuation route connecting numerous Basic Earthquake Emergency Communication Nodes (BEECN) of the Portland Bureau of Emergency Management including Arbor Lodge Park, Jefferson High School Field, Irvington Elementary School Field, Colonel Summers Park and Woodstock Park.  Ride starts at University of Portland main entrance and ends at the keystone survival water source at Reed College's Crystal Creek.  We will have earthquake survival strategizing discussions at each BEECN location.    
Raffle prizes band aides and solar lights.  10 miles

Matt Landon   [forum]
PARTY IN THE USA RIDE Link 21+
1:00pm
Let's kickoff the 4th of July weekend by doing American stuff and listening to "Party in the USA" on repeat while riding around town. We'll meet at Donnie Vegas for food and drinks at 1. Ride leaves at 2pm! There will be a few stops and we're ending at the beach for beer pong. Bring a swimsuit!
Laura, Facebook Event  [forum]
NEW ORLEANS JAZZ FUNERAL RIDE Link
2:00pm, leave at 2:30!
This is our big one for Pedalpalooza 2016!
BikeLoudPDX presents: jazz, flowers, veils and coffins: we're memorializing Portland's traffic deaths Big Easy style.

Road fatalities in Oregon have increased a whopping 42% in two years. We're holding a rally/funeral procession/protest ride in memorial of the dead, and to raise awareness of this state-wide crisis.

Starts with a march through downtown (so invite your non-cyclist friends) then continues with a ride. Dressing up in your "second line funeral" best (or whatever makes you think of New Orleans and/or funerals) in encouraged, but not required; feel free to come as you are.

Facebook link (spread the word!): https://www.facebook.com/events/544207535763702/
BikeLoudPDX, bikeloudpdx at gmail daht comm, bikeloudpdx.org  [forum]

CHICAGO APPRECIATION RIDE Link 21+
2:00pm, Meet at 2pm, ride at 2:30pm
Are you from Chicago? Not from Chicago, but love the city? Maybe you really like Vienna Beef hot dogs (without ketchup!). Whatever your reason, come celebrate the Second City on this jaunt around Portland.

Rep Chicago in whatever way feels most appropriate to you.

Route will be about 7 miles, not a loop.

*Malort optional, but encouraged
Ellie, Facebook Event Page  [forum]

INDEPENDENCE WEEKEND RAMBLE Link FF
CANCELED Ride has been Cancelled
Join us for an Independence Weekend Ramble Ride.

We'll meet at the Tidbit Food Cart Pod, Bring $ to grab some eats and take a Family Friendly Ride around some SE Portland Sites admiring Art and Playing games.

Stay Tuned for Updates: There's a possibility that Tidbit Food Carts may have a Independence Weekend Jamboree at the same time which we'll take part in.
Scott Batchelar, scottbs at me daht comm, please register using the FB event, Follow our Twitter  at pdxstories, 971-207-5523  [forum]

SECOND WORLD NAKED PADDLEBOARD RIDE Link
3:00pm
This is a clothing optional event.  At this point this will consist of a paddleboard (or and other paddled watercraft) trip from the sellwood dock to the cove on the south side of Ross Island and back.  Be sure to have proper personal flotation devices on board.
Ronald , CoolPortlandTrees at gmail daht comm  [forum]
MADONNA VS. JANET RIDE Link
Peninsula Park, 700 N Rosa Parks Way Take Trimet (corner of N Kirby & N Ainsworth)
7:00pm, we'll meet up with Loud & Lit event
Battle of the 80's ladies! Come dressed in your best Madonna or Janet (Ms. Jackson, if yer nasty) outfit or represent another rad lady of the 80's.
Ellen Ripley, spectroscopic.parallax at gmail daht comm  [forum]
CBGB RIDE Link
7:30pm
A celebration of garage, punk rock, new wave, no wave and hardcore and maybe a touch of metal, thrash and proto-grunge or whatever. This will be a chill paced ride and ending up at Loud n Lit. Although this is starting at a bar, kids are of course welcome on the ride itself as well.
Unknown Ramone  [forum]
SUPERHERO(INE) RIDE! Link
Col. Summers Park, SE 20th and Belmont Take Trimet (asphalt in middle of park)
8:00pm - 9:30pm, gather at 8, dispense justice at 8:15
As the summer heat returns, supervillains crawl from the shadows, from between the cracks of our fair city's pavement to wreak havoc on the innocent. "Enough!" we cry! Grab your sidekick, your cape and your steely steed-- join us in the fight for Truth, Justice and the Dream of the 90's!
Captain Fiasco, camelsauce at hotmail daht comm  [forum]
LOUD AND LIT RIDE Link 21+
9:30pm
Get loud. Get lit.
Jon Dutch, caullie at gmail daht comm  [forum]

Sunday July 3

OIL TRAIN PROTEST RIDE Link
12:00pm
Oil trains hauling Bakken crude oil and Tarsands oil have exploded across the US and Canada for the last several years.  The Port of Portland currently has one oil shipping terminal, Arc Logistics. Learn how to become an Oil Train Watcher at VancouverActionNetwork.blogspot.com Ride starts outside at Widmer Brothers Brewing 929 N Russell St. Protest at Union Pacific Railroad offices and on the East Burnside Bridge at I-5 then a leisurely SE ride along the tracks ending at Brooklyn Park Pub 3400 SE Milwaukie Ave.  4 mile ride
Matt Landon , www.vancouveractionnetwork.blogspot.com /  [forum]
ZETTAI RYOUIKI Link
1:00pm, Depart at 1:15
"Zettai ryouiki"--Japanese for "absolute territory"--describes the area of bare skin exposed on the thighs between a skirt/shorts/dress and over-the-knee or thigh-high socks. We're celebrating this completely impractical but totally awesome fashion element by donning our fav long socks and cycling through the city. *This is a gender-neutral ride;* all are welcome as long as you bare your thighs and cover your calves. Don't own long socks? Arrive a few minutes early and purchase a pair at the starting point (Sock Dreams). Thigh-high boots also acceptable!

This ride will end at the Goth Ride start point.
J.E., sougitsune at gmail daht comm  [forum]

GOTH RIDE Link 21+
2:30pm - 2:30am, Be on time. Do your makeup first!
Goth Ride, part deux!  Churches, cemeteries, and spooky things. Don your blackest of black, your antiquity goth, your club-kid goth, your punk-goth, or whatever your particular flavour of goth is. Take a fairly flat ride with us on a scenic tour of Sellwood and Milwaukie. The Willamette will be close the whole time.

As usual, we'll start at the Opera House at the start of the Springwater Trail. We'll end, late, at HIVE, the Goth/Industrial night at Star Theatre, after taking a leisurely-paced right throughout the southern end of Portland.

We will have breaks for shopping, for dinner/food, for drinks, and for spooking. It's going to be a fun afternoon and a fun night!
Thedr9wningman, cedric at theXplodingboys daht comm, 503-317-7137  [forum]

VANCOUVER BEER REVEALED! Link 21+,WA
PortlandExpoCenter, 2060 N Marine Dr in Portland Take Trimet (ride meets in Portland, rides to Vancouver)
3:00pm
Break the chains of the Portland beer scene for an afternoon and come explore what your friendly neighbors to the north have to offer! This will be an educational ride with a focus on the simplicity of obtaining access to what a recent Oregonian article calls the hot new thing in the Portland beer scene. This ride will have a casual pace up and over the I-5 bridge, and into the bike-friendly community of downtown uptown Vancouver. We will enjoy samplings from seven different breweries & taphouses within a close proximity, each one no more than a few minutes away from the next. Be sure to bring your ID and $$. This ride will end at Loowit Brewing Company, 507 Columbia St.
Jakob S., mthoodforlife at gmail daht comm  [forum]
DEMOCRACY SPRING CYCLE Link
4:30pm
On the eve of Independence Day, ride with us to demand an equal voice in our government and an end to the crisis of big-money corruption and voter suppression.Well meet at Oregon park and deck out our rides before heading downtown with great fanfare, where well chalk up city hall to spread our message that weve had enough of the status quo of plutocracy. Well end with a block party at an undisclosed location in Northeast.Democracy Spring made history in D.C. last April when 1400 people were arrested at the Capitol in mass civil disobedience to protest the corruption and voter suppression that has put our government in the hands of just a few billionaires. Now, the nonviolent struggle for democracy has come to Oregon!
Mathias Quackenbush, mathiasquackenbush at gmail daht comm, Democracy Spring Oregon, 360-213-3524  [forum]
BIKE NAKED FOR DEMOCRACY Link
4:30pm
Let's have some naked protesters joining the DEMOCRACY SPRING CYCLE.
Wild Bill, bikenaked4democracy at gmail daht comm  [forum]
INDEPENDENCE EVE MEANDER Link
5:00pm - 10:00pm, Meet at 5PM for Munchie - Leave around 6. Ride will go till mid evening - meet up with the Silent Ride.
Join us for an Independence Eve Meander

We'll start out at Tidbit Food Carts for a Fuel Stop then head out on a Meandering ride around the 5 quadrants of Portland playing games and lighting off Fireworks

Ride will be in the 10-15 mile range and wrap up mid evening at the Silent Ride

Bring snacks, Fireworks, Sound Systems, Games and Picnic Eats! Changed from an overnighter to a meander
Scott Batchelar, scottbs at me daht comm, THE FB!, follow our Twitter  at pdxstories, 971-207-5523  [forum]

ZOOBOMB Link
8:30pm
Zoobomb is long running weekly bike event that meets every Sunday around 8:30PM near (13th & SW Burnside) in Portland OR. Bring a bike, TriMet MAX fare, bike lights, and any safety gear you need.
Its a good time and you WILL have fun!
MINI BIKES ENCOURAGED - ALL BIKES WELCOME
HELMETS ARE A GOOD IDEA
* RIDE AT YOUR OWN RISK *
LEAVE NO TRACE

Zoobomb, zoobomb at zoobomb daht nett, zoobomb.net  [forum]
THE SILENT RIDE Link
10:00pm, meet 10:00, ride 10:30
Let your ears rest after the bright bling of Loud and Lit, Zeppelin/Floyd and before the explosive celebrations of the 4th. This dark time Sunday ride is exactly what the title says, at least for the people if not the bikes. We ride without talking to let the sounds of the night ring thru. No sound systems, only bike noises. Gears and light cargo recommended. Slightly adventurous maneuvers likely.
Greg And Noah, singedelart at gmail daht comm  [forum]

Monday July 4

4TH OF JULY RAMBLE & PICNIC Link FF
Laurelhurst Park, 3700 SE Ankeny St Take Trimet (gully, west of the pond)
2:00pm - 6:00pm, will end up at Pedalpalooza Awards Party
It's the 4th of July!

Let's load up our bikes, bring some yummy food and Ramble all over Portland for a few hours playing games and partaking in a mobile picnic and dance party.

This ride will be a low key Family Friendly Ride around Portland with plenty of stops for games with the kids.

Possible activities:
Swimming
Dancing
Picnicking
Kite Flying
Barbecue
Fireworks

And who knows what else we could come up with.

This ride will end up at the Pedalpalooza Awards Party at Woodlawn Park.
Scott Batchelar, scottbs at me daht comm, please register using the FB event, follow our Twitter  at pdxstories, 971-207-5523  [forum]

GRILLED BY BIKE PRE-PARTY Link
5:00pm - 8:00pm, Meet at 5ish, Grill to 7ish, Ride to Fireworks at 8ish
Grilled by Bike party in conjunction with the Pedalpalooza awards at 6 PM http://shift2bikes.org/cal/viewpp2016.php#04-5796 and the Independence Ride at 8 PM http://shift2bikes.org/cal/viewpp2016.php#04-5797
Eric Ivy, ericivy at gmail daht comm, https://www.facebook.com/events/1014842625279510  [forum]
PEDALPALOOZA AWARDS PARTY Link FF
5:00pm, Grillin' at 5. Awards at 6. Ride at 8.
Pedalpalooza's grand finale. Awards for rides and riders. Silly competitions and patriotic grilling (courtesy of Grilled by Bike) for all.
Shift And Grilled By Bike, 503-935-6278  [forum]
INDEPENDENCE RIDE Link
8:00pm
Pedalpalooza's final ride departs from the awards party. Bring grillables and get ready for some fireworks.
Shift  [forum]