WOBO Presents: An Evening with Willie Weir

"Head across the Bay for a Walk Oakland Bike Oakland (WOBO) fundraiser
featuring Willie Weir, world-traveling cyclist, author, and Adventure
Cycling columnist. Hear tales from Travels with Willie, which
Bicycling magazine says, ‘…is one of the rare bike books that gets it
right.’"

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WOBO Presents: An Evening With Willie Weir

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"Willie Weir, world-traveling cyclist, author, and columnist in Adventure Cycling magazine, is coming to Oakland! Call him cheap, frugal, a tightwad or an initiator of kindness, Willie Weir knows how to get the most bang for his bucks when it comes to traveling the world – whether it’s giving the world’s cheapest engagement ring, protesting […]

This Week in Livable Streets Events

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This week is packed with livable streets events: there are seven on Tuesday alone! Be sure to check the Streetsblog calendar for a full list. Here are the week’s highlights: Tuesday: TransForm TransForum: Is a ballot initiative the right way to protect state transit funds? Learn about a proposed statewide ballot initiative that would seek […]

Eyes on the Street: Oakland’s Newest Bike Lanes

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Photos: WOBO Cyclists in Oakland’s Lakeshore district are celebrating a hard-fought new bike lane that runs along Harrison and Oakland Avenues south of I-580. Jen Jackson, Vice Chair and co-founder of Walk Oakland Bike Oakland (WOBO), helped spearhead the initiative, and was thrilled: WOBO is very excited about this important new addition to Oakland’s bike […]

WOBO Presents: Bike-In Movie Night

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"Walk Oakland Bike Oakland (WOBO) is hosting a Bike-In Movie at Linden St. Brewery in West Oakland. Presenting a double feature: 1. The Scraper Bike King: a short documentary that’s been making the film festival rounds but comes straight out of Oakland 2. Quicksilver: picture it, the 80’s, bike messengers, and Kevin Bacon…Movies start at […]

Women of WOBO Ride

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"Join the first Women Of WOBO (Walk Oakland Bike Oakland) bike ride and roll out to Fruitvale for the annual Dia De Los Muertos festival! We’ll pedal along the Embarcadero to enjoy the bike lanes connecting downtown to Fruitvale, then stop for music, food, and a break at the free Dia De Los Muertos festival […]
One of the murals viewed during WOBOs mural ride. Photo: WOBO/Meryl Klein

Eyes on the Street: WOBO’s Mural Ride

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Last Sunday morning, Walk Oakland Bike Oakland (WOBO) held its annual The Wheels + Walls Mural Ride, which took cyclists on a tour of West Oakland’s iconic wall art. From the WOBO Facebook page: WOBO Weekends is a monthly walk and ride series that gets you moving and discovering the awesome amenities, history, and hidden gems […]