The Brooklyn Bike Jumble is ready for this Saturday
by Lisa A. Fraser
Sep 22, 2011 | 2690 views | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend | print
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All the gears are in place and ready to roll for the 3rd annual Fall Brooklyn Bike Jumble at the Old Stone House in Park Slope, Brooklyn on Saturday, September 24. The event will feature an all day bike flea market, a party and film screenings, all taking place at 336 3rd Street in Park Slope.

The location will also mark the start of the East Coast Messenger Stage Race going from New York to Philadelphia.

An awards ceremony will also be held and bike appraisal and inspection will be offered by Recycle-A-Bicycle.

Here is what the day will look like:

9:30AM - 10:30AM - The day will commence with awards ceremony and the start of the New York to Philadelphia stage of the East Coast Messenger Stage Race, which will begin on Thursday in Boston, MA and will end on Tuesday in Washington DC

10AM to 4PM - Vendors will be on hand at the 3rd Fall Brooklyn Bike Jumble at The Old Stone House in Washington Park, in Park Slope, Brooklyn.  On hand will be kid’s bikes, cruisers, BMX, mountain, racers and fixed gears, both new and recycled, parts, accessories, clothes and cycling related bric-a-brac. Bring your bike down to the Jumble and Recycle-a-Bicycle technicians will provide an inspection and diagnosis and an approximate appraisal to help you price your bike fairly for sale. Recycle-a-Bicycle will also provide free bike inspections and will be accepting tax-deductible donations of bicycles.

4PM to 7PM - Outdoor dance party with DJ James Stacher

7PM to 9PM - Outdoor film screening featuring 15 minute reel of bicycle related animation from Animation Block Party and 30 minute reel of short films about the bike by Bike Shorts.

Recycle-A-Bicycle (RAB) technicians will be on hand at the Brooklyn Bike Jumble to provide free estimates to help buyers and sellers make informed decisions. If you have a bike you’re looking to sell, bring your bike down to the Jumble and RAB technicians will provide an inspection and diagnosis and an approximate appraisal to help you price your bike fairly.

For those looking to purchase a bicycle, RAB technicians will provide an inspection and diagnosis to help you have a clearer idea of necessary repairs to make the bike road-ready.

Recycle-A-Bicycle will also host a bike collection at the Jumble.

To learn more about Recycle-A-Bicycle, visit recycleabicycle.org.

To learn more about the East Coast Messenger Stage Race visit: ecmsr.org.

To learn more about NY Bike Jumble, visit nybikejumble.com.
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