What’s your fetish?
That black tape really pinches, I was thinking more about this:
(Photo by: Ed Glazar )
If bikes turn you on…this Saturday, May 26th is the 8th annual Bicycle Fetish Day.
Hosted by the: City Reliquary
More about the event: (from the City Reliquary website)
Saturday, May 26th, 2012 from 12noon – 6pm
Havemeyer between Grand and Metropolitan Aves.
Afterparty in the CR Backyard 6 – 10pm.
IT’S A BLOCK PARTY FOR YOUR BICYCLE! The 8th Annual Bicycle Fetish Day takes place on Havemeyer Street between Hope and Grand. Biking activities, bike competitions, bike rides, bicycle advocacy groups and artists selling their wares. With a BBQ grill and more, you couldn’t miss this yearly celebration of all things bicycle.
Bring Your Bikes Because We’ve Got Prizes!!!
Contests include: Best Vintage Bike, Best Shiny Bike, Best Family Bike, Best Mutant Bike, Best in Show and much more! Win great bike prizes donated by: Outlier Tailored Performance, Velo Brooklyn Bushwick Bike Shop, Affinity Cycles, and maybe, possibly, hopefully a bicycle or two.
Schedule for Bike Prizes:
Judging starts at 2pm
2:45: best vintage bike
3:15: Best Mutant Bike
3:45: Best Commuter
4:15: Best Handmade
4:45: Best Small Wheel
5:15: Best Ugly Bike
5:45: Best in Show
Cycling, Artists, and informational booths including:
BIKENY, Transportation Alternatives, Times UP!, Taliah Lempert Bicycle Paintings, Outlier Tailored Performance, Neighbors Allied for Good Growth, Coast Cycles, Horse Cycles, Velo Brooklyn, Nona Varnado, Vaya Bike Products, AND MORE.
BMX tricks courtesy of POST Bike shop.
Goldsprints courtesy of Affinity Cycles.
Performances by: DJ Tinseltown.
AFTERPARTY @ 6PM at the City Reliquary with drinks from Brooklyn Brewery available by donation. Featuring DJ Tinsletown!
See you there!!!!!!!!!!!