Time: February 25, 2011 at 8pm to February 26, 2011 at 2am
Location: The Empty Bottle
Street: 1035 N. Western Ave.
Website or Map: http://www.facebook.com/event…
Event Type: party/fundraiser
Organized By: Bikefreeek
Latest Activity: Feb 26, 2011
Winter is almost over and cabin fever is about to take hold of even the most cold-hardy winter cyclists...
Salty slush has soaked your shoes for weeks and weeks and the sun hasn't shone in months...
the CTA has even started to look appealing, but fear not!
West Town Bikes brings you a party the likes of which winter bikers have never seen!
Come lose that slushy feeling and get ready for spring at West Town Bike's Winter Meltdown at the Empty Bottle! featuring....
Balkan-brass party starters Black Bear Combo!
Throw-back acid-blues rockers the Velcro Lewis Group!
And local psychedelic mind-melters Rabble Rabble!
Raffle prizes from awesome local bike shops and companies including winter biking apparel and sweeeeeeet bike accessories!
A very special drink special on cans of Fat Tire from our buddies at New Belgium Brewing!
and last but not least...to decide once and for all the ultimate know-it-alls of the Chicago Cycling Scene:
West Town Bikes' Ultimate Bicycle Quiz! hosted by
Dave "Mr. Bike" Glowacz
Al "the Pal" Schorsch
and Kevin "Boulevard Bikes" Womac
The winning team takes home a fantastic trophy made by West Town Bikes artist-in-residence Lebster Pabon, a $100 gift card to Revolution Brewing, and bragging rights for the whole year!
So brush up on your Sheldon Brown, dust off your dancing shoes, and roll your ride over to the Empty Bottle Friday February 25th!
Doors at 8 pm
Quiz at 9 pm
Music all night
$10 at the door