There are a number of bike-friendly spots around the Twin Cities including the courtyard adjoining the Minneapolis College of Art and Design. Numerous bikes are parked there and a bike tire air pump is left out for use at any time. A bike tire ari pump is ready for use. (MARLIN LEVISON/STARTRIBUNE(

Marlin Levison, Star Tribune

Bike Night at the MIA is set for July 19.

Lacey Criswell, Minneapolis Institute Of Arts

Bike-friendly entertainment

  • Article by: Sharyn Jackson
  • Star Tribune
  • June 21, 2012 - 5:07 PM

JUNE 23-24

River's Edge Music Festival: Valet service provided by Nice Ride Minnesota near the main gate.



Bike Night at Minneapolis Institute of Arts: Bike art, valet and music, 6-9 p.m.


AUG. 11

Square Lake Film & Music Festival: Join a three-hour group ride to the site near Stillwater from the Hub Bike Co-op in Mpls. (9:30 a.m.) or Sibley Bike Depot in St. Paul (10 a.m.).


AUG. 23-SEPT. 3

Minnesota State Fair: Bike corrals at the Como-Snelling Gate, Hoyt-Snelling Gate and Commonwealth-West Dan Patch.


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