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Costumed Bike Ride To Stop At 5 West Town Breweries And Pubs On Sunday

By Alisa Hauser | October 26, 2017 3:04pm
 Bicyclists can be seen in costumes in this file photo.
Bicyclists can be seen in costumes in this file photo.
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WEST TOWN — A group bike ride will stop at five West Town breweries and pubs on Sunday — and costumes are encouraged.

Sponsored by the West Town Special Service Area Taxpayer District, the West Town Cycles & Suds ride is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. Sunday. 

It's free to join the biking tour but reservations are suggested on Eventbrite.

The event will meet at Commercial Club Park, 1845 West Rice Street at 1:30 p.m. and depart by 2:15 p.m.

Representatives from the CTA will be on hand to help teach cyclists how to safely commute by bus and train with their bikes. A model of the bike rack affixed to the front of CTA buses will be used for demonstrations and practice.

 A cyclist loads her bike into a CTA bus bike rack.
A cyclist loads her bike into a CTA bus bike rack.
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West Town Special Service Area Taxpayer District

Anyone age 21 or up with a bike can join.

Costumes are encouraged and prizes will be awarded throughout the event.

The ride will stop at the following breweries and local watering holes (listed in alphabetical order and not in order of stops on the tour):

Goose Island
Great Central Brewing Co.
On Tour
Rhine Hall
The Rookery

For more info, visit the ride's Facebook page or call the West Town Chamber of Commerce and Special Service Area District at 312-850-9390.