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Recap From The Spring Bike Jumble in Park Slope. Next Stop, Red Hook 6/1/14

The spring version of Harry Schwartzman’s Brooklyn Bike Jumble , NYC’s only bicycle swap meet, was a resounding success. Held last weekend on a humid (and finally stormy) May 10th, this version seemed like the biggest yet with vendors and individual sellers spreading out far and wide around Park Slope’s JJ. Bryne Park. (4th [...]

Hand-Built Bike Show Comes to Brooklyn-Bike Cult Show

Legendary bike mechanic Dave Perry wrote the bicycle encyclopedia bike cult back in 1995 when bicycle culture was fairly outlaw and underground. Now it’s high fashion and much more in the spot light as viable transportation.

This has also lead to a renaissance of bespoke and custom made frames and components with independent builders creating magnificent and artful creations all around North America.

Dave is teaming up with Harry Schwartzman of the Bike Jumblefor a hand built show right here in Brooklyn, to show off some of the brightest Northeast frame builders.

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The Bike Cult Show
Labor Day Weekend
August 30 & 31, 2013
Warsaw Concert Hall, 261 Driggs Ave, BROOKLYN, NY

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Reminder, Bike Jumble-Saturday, September 8th

An article in the Park Slope Stoop.

Bike Jumble Returns to Park Slope September 8th By: Jean photo by: bikejumbleny

Harry Schwartzman’s Brooklyn Bike Jumble is coming once again to Washington Park by the Old Stone House. On Saturday, September 8th, from 10 am–4 pm, the bike-themed flea market will feature up to 100 [...]

Rumble in the Jumble

I briefly popped over to the 4th annual Bike Jumble this Saturday and was blown away with how big it’s gotten. Thanks to organizer Harry Schwartman, NYC’s premier swap meet for bicycles, parts and clothing has almost tripled in size with booths and sellers extending down the dead end street next to Park Slope’s [...]

NY bike jumble-9/24

This weekend: New York City’s premiere bike swap meet. NY Bike Jumble. Here is an article in the Brooklyn Paper.

Deals on Wheels! The Bike Jumble is coming this Saturday. by: Alfred Ng published: September 19, 2011

New York’s only exclusive bike flea market returns to the epicenter of cycling, that’s Park Slope, baby! [...]

Velo, a new book

Just got word from Harry Schwartzman of the upcoming New York Bike Jumble swapmeet, about a new book coming out from a German publisher, Gestalten.

Velo: Bicycle Culture and Design

Here’s a quick description: Velo introduces a wild bunch of passionate cyclists – frame builders, urban planners, artists, photographers, and those who [...]

Tons of events this weekend

It’s National Bike Month. Here in NYC there are so many things to do this weekend.

Friday, May 14th:

Time’s Up- Green Apple Ride

6:00 pm Temperance Monument, Tompkins Sq. Park.

also Brooklyn Critical Mass

Then Saturday, May 15th: 9:00am, Green Markets Tour. Check the Bike Month Calender for more details. Meet [...]

Thanks to Keiko and the Bike Jumble folks for the photo booth.

Yesterday, I stopped by the Bike Jumble’s Photo booth at the Old Stone House in Park Slope. Harry Schwartzman and his crew have come onto the scene by hosting bicycle swap meets and this time they were offering up free photos of cyclists and their bikes by professional photographer Keiko Niwa. Oh yeah and [...]