Bike Bakersfield was featured as the Philanthropy on Tap for February at Temblor Brewing in Bakersfield. We are honored to highlight all the wonderful opportunities and services Bike Bakersfield does for our community. A partnership between BYP and the Kern Community Foundation, this monthly … [Read more...] about Philanthropy on Tap
Grease & Gears for Girls maintenance class was a hit following first Friday in downtown Bakersfield. The event was dedicated to helping women feel empowered to ride and focused on the following three main areas: 1. Fixing a flat and bike cleaning 2. Adjusting brakes and shifting 3. Truing … [Read more...] about Grease & Gears for Girls
Grease, Gears & Girls was such a success we were a little pinched for space with all the participants! We learned, laughed and had a great time on bikes. The event was held on Thursday, from 6-8 p.m. at our Bike Bakersfield bike kitchen on 1708 Chester Ave. We are seeking to create a … [Read more...] about Grease, Gears and Girls
This season may you be blessed with laughter, health, peace and love! Love, the Bike Bakersfield Crew … [Read more...] about Happy Holidays from all of us at Bike Bakersfield!
Bike Bakersfield had the privilege of helping in a bike and helmet giveaway on Dec. 12 at the Wasco State Prison. We supplied helmets and watched with glee as the children received their new bicycles which were built by inmates. Santa and Mrs. Claus even came! Check out the photos below for … [Read more...] about Wasco State Prison Bike & Helmet Giveaway
On Thursday, Bike Bakersfield rode from The Marketplace through the Haggin Oaks neighborhood to see the dazzling christmas lights and festivities. We rode with over 200 families and friends, all decked out in holiday apparel adorning both persons and bikes! The weather was beautiful and the … [Read more...] about Holiday Lights Ride
Bike Bakersfield staff and volunteers delivered 125 helmets and 1,000 bike lights to local residents in need at four locations on Oct. 19, Oct. 26, Nov. 2 and Nov. 9. To ensure that the lights were distributed to residents in all areas of our cities, we manned the locations (Roberts Lane and … [Read more...] about Project Light Up The Night
On Saturday, Dec. 9, Bike Arvin and the Dolores Huerta Foundation hosted the first-ever Bike Party! There was great food at the potluck, free bike repairs and tips for maintenance from the Bike Bakersfield staff. Four bikes were given to lucky winners and the community enjoyed a fun … [Read more...] about Bike Arvin Party