Ride 1: Divvy HQ Tour + Hubbard Street Mural Ride
Saturday, July 7th @ 11:00
Join Divvy and Adventure Cycling Tours on a tour inside Divvy’s Headquarters and witness what happens behind the scenes to supply the City of Chicago with it’s vast fleet of big blue bikes. We will then pedal our way along the The Hubbard Mural System which dates back to the 70’s in search of additional offbeat street art hidden from plain site in the area.
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Ride 2: Chicago's River Bridges Tour
Sunday, July 8th @ 11:00
Enjoy a causal Divvy ride to explore Chicago’s iconic river bridge system with Patrick T. McBriarty author of the Chicago River Bridges. We will start this journey at Ping Tom Memorial Park with a view of the amazing Amtrak Vertical Lift Bridge. We will then traverse are way over several river bridges, stopping along the way learning about their architectural designs and history which combined make up this vast network along the Chicago river system. We will end this journey at the McCormick Bridgehouse & Chicago River Museum.
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Ride 3: Northside Murals & Street Art
Saturday, July 14th @ 11:00
Take in and admire the wonderful murals and street art along the neighborhood between Edgewater and Evanston. Winding through these beautiful neighborhoods of the north are many hidden gems. We will be accompanied on this tour with local resident cyclist David Gebhart who volunteers at The Recyclery and currently curates and leads the annual Chicago Perimeter Ride.
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Ride 4: Pilsen Mural Tour
Sunday, July 15th @ 11:00
Join Divvy and Adventure Cycling Tours on a casual Divvy ride to take in and admire the Pilsen murals and street art which paints an amazing story of the history and culture of this beloved near southside neighborhood. We will be accompanied by Mario Hernandez who currently leads the Pilsen Public Art Tour.
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Ride 5: Chicago Pothole Art Tour
Sunday, July 29th @ 11:00
Enjoy a casual Divvy ride searching for Mosaic filled Pothole Art with local artist Jim Bachor. Jim will join us on this ride and give us the sometimes quirky back stories on the subject matter of each filled pothole and his own adventures he endured along the way through his beautiful contribution to Chicago’s vast streets.
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About our Partner: Adventure Cycling Tours
Adventure Cycling Tours curates and provides Chicagoland based day long adventure cycling tours. Adventures include cycling through historical neighborhoods, searching for urban archeological ruins, street art, and biking to exciting destinations.