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Bikes to Books Springtime Ride

May 27 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Saturday, May 27, 1:00-4:00 pm: Bikes to Books Annual Springtime Ride!

Meet at 12:45 p.m. at Jack London Alley, Northside of South Park in San Francisco

Ride will commence at 1:00 p.m. sharp

Ride will end at approximately 4:00 p.m. in North Beach, outside City Lights Books

Combining San Francisco history, art, literature, cycling, and urban exploration, “Bikes to Books” began as an homage to the 1988 street-naming project spearheaded by City Lights founder and former San Francisco Poet Laureate, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, in which 12 San Francisco streets were renamed for famous artists and authors who had once made San Francisco their home. The resulting 7.1-mile tour is a diverting and unique way to celebrate both the literary and the adventurous spirit of San Francisco. Learn about the authors and neighborhoods that made San Francisco a known literary hub, from South Park to North Beach, Jack London to Jack Kerouac.

Bring bikes with gears, snacks, and enthusiasm. This is an urban ride of moderate difficulty, recommended for riders 16 years of age and older.

Details

Date:
May 27
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Website:
https://burritojustice.com/events/sat-may-27-bikes-to-books-ride/

Organizer

Bikes to Books
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Email:
bikes2books@gmail.com
Website:
https://burritojustice.com/bikes-to-books-map

Venue

Jack London Street
Jack London Street
San Francisco, CA 94107 United States
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