Bellingham Bike-In 2012
A Night of Bikes, Beer and David Byrne!
Outdoor Cinema in the arts district
Come to the 4th year of this fun downtown event co-sponsored by Pickford Film Center, Mount Bakery and the SPARK Museum celebrating the bicycle and our community! This year will feature local bike clubs and shops, SPARK beer garden with Boundary Bay ales, the Bike Show 'n Shine (sort of like a car show for bikes), music by the righteous, Smokewagon, and the movie, Stop Making Sense with the Talking Heads. Fresh live t-shirt printing by INNATE!
Friday, Aug. 17th 2012 at 7pm
1318 Bay St
7:00 pm - Beer garden opens, Smokewagon starts playing, Bike Show 'n Shine registration begins
7:30 pm - Bike Show 'n Shine registration closes, judging commences
8:15 pm - Show 'n Shine winners announced, prizes awarded
8:45 pm - Stop Making Sense begins
COST: Free to the public, but donations gladly accepted!
About the Show 'n Shine
Show and Shine Categories include:
Best Vintage Classic (before 1980) - Original or restored classic bikes.
Best Special Custom - Hand-built, novelty, multi-wheeled, tall, circus bikes.
Best Decorated Bike - Any type or year of bike decorated with streamers, paint, lights, cards.
All ages can participate in the Bellingham Bicycle Show 'n Shine by registering their bikes between 7:00 pm and 7:30 pm on Bay Street in front of Pickford Film Center. First, second and third place prizes will be awarded in each category and there will also be a “Best of Show” winner. The awards will be announced before the movie at 8:15 pm.
Below is a video from our first Bike-In in 2009.
Our illustrious sponsors!
- Pauline Kael, New Yorker Magazine