YO! Just lettin' ya know that this event occurred in the past. So don't go planning your day around this one.


Sat Apr 15 2017 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Triangle Tap
Des Moines, IA




Party Ride

Distance - 20 miles

Its back! 

Please do the Mayors ride then join your friends to kick off the biking season for a few beers.  What is this, the 16th year for this?  Wear helmets and bring lights.  Tip your bartenders. 

Ride from home if you can and if you have a vehicle, have a dd.


Same route this year as last year.  Back to TRIANGEL TAP for the first bar stop.  Noonish should be a nice time invade this laid back establishment. Parking in back and nice front patio.  Close to Taco Casa too.  This is an up and coming bike friendly bar.  Close to the trails.  Located at essentially MLK and Euclid (behind the strip mall with HyVee in it.  Jesus, just google Triangle tap and follow your phone map.

Approximately 3:00 its off to the Blazing Saddle one of the East Villiage's watering spots.  This is mostly via the trail and interurban bridge.  Except that the Blazing Saddle uses booze and very little water.  A great place to let your hair (and by hair sometimes I mean pants) down.  I recommend any mixed drink here.  The location is East 5th between Grand and Locust.  (Jimmy Johns right around the corner! and tacopacoplse across the street for some good food. Zombie burger Arendt the corner too!  Be Safe!

There is no pregame breakfast this year on 48th street so start at Triangle Tap!  


Need a nice place to stay, check out AC Hotel in Des Moines' East Village.  Right behind the Blazing Saddle.  Its hip and cool IMO.  


Triangle Tap

2506 Post Street
Des Moines, IA 



NONE!  Tip your bartender


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Looks like Captain Roy's will be opening that day so might want to plan that into this since we'll be riding by on our way to the saddle. Looking forward to this

#1 - Jmsteph posted Mar 7, 2017

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