Join The 13th Annual Jingle Ride & Open House Holiday Celebration brought to you by Ciclismo Classico and MassBike
Two Great Events to Celebrate the Season
If you can’t make it to the ride, please join the party afterwards!
Join Our 13th Holiday Jingle Ride Expected to Be the Biggest & Most Festive Yet
Bring Your Holiday Cheer, Your Friends and Your Bike – Sunday, December 13 This year’s event will benefit MassBike!
THE TRADITION CONTINUES! Don’t miss what has become the most anticipated Ciclismo event of every holiday season, the 13th Annual Jingle Ride.
On what has become our most colorful, cheerful and musical ride of all, donations collected at this year’s ride will benefit The Massachussetts Bicycle Coalition. MassBike promotes a bicycle-friendly environment and encourages bicycling for fun, fitness and transportation, and advocates for better bicycling across the entire state.
So get out your most festive and warm riding gear and get ready to pedal!
Warm Up at the Post-Ride Party
Please join us at the post-ride party at 3:30pm at Lauren Hefferon’s house for warm and tasty food and drink, celebrating great rides and good friends in with true Ciclismo and Italian hospitality! Please join the party even if you can’t make it to the ride!
When Sunday, December 13, 2003 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
10:30 am: Registration
11:00 am: On time departure
What The Jingle Ride is a leisurely and festive 10-to-25 mile round-trip bike ride from Arlington Center to Boston, including the Charles River Bike Path and some of Boston’s most festive streets. We’ll ride into town, have lunch at Quincy Market before spinning back to Arlington via Boston’s historic Public Garden, Newbury Street, and the Massachusetts Avenue Bridge.
Bring your best singing voice, costume, jingle bells and bike decorations!
Starting Point Jam N’ Java, 594 Mass. Ave in Arlington Center (MAP)
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If you would like to meet us in Cambridge or downtown, call 617-640-4837 for time and place. There will be fun prizes for best costume, best decorated bike, and more!
Need a great costume?
Check out Eastern Coast Costumes, 329 Moody Street, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1-800-924-6836.
We’ll provide free coffee, treats for kids and a repertoire of Christmas Carols to sing. We’ll stop for hot toddies and other goodies along the way. Don’t forget jingle bells for your booties and remember those layers!
Special thanks to our prize sponsors:
Ride for a Cause
Each year, we ask participants to make a holiday donation to a local non-profit organization. 100% of donations collected will benefit MassBike.
Donations will be collected at the ride’s starting point. Cash and checks are accepted, payable to MassBike. Suggested donation is $25 per rider.
Not yet a MassBike member?
Donate $40 at the ride and a new one-year membership is included. Member benefits include local bike shop discounts of 10% or more, discounts at bike friendly B&Bs, discounted cycling skills classes, and much more! Visit MassBike.org for full member benefits.
Open House Holiday Celebration
After an invigorating ride full of holiday spirit, all riders are invited to the home of Lauren Hefferon, Director and Founder of Ciclismo Classico, for a post-ride holiday celebration with lots of munchies and drinks.
Open House Location Lauren’s House, 13 Marathon Street, Arlington. 3:30pm – 5:30pm
See you on Sunday, December 13 at Jam N’ Java in Arlington Center!