The McLaren Bike Park Founders have worked for over six years to bring a world class bike park to the kids of San Francisco’s southeastern neighborhoods. The SF Recreation & Parks Department has allocated just under 4 acres of land. City and neighborhood organizations have rallied to support the cause. So far, we’ve raised over $550,000 in grants, but need to raise additional funds for design.
Come have a blast, eat some great food, drink some drinks and help us close the funding gap!!! Attend the MBP DIG Silent Auction and Fundraiser, April 26th to benefit McLaren bike park. Buy Tickets here. If you can’t make the event, please donate here. With your help, kids of all ages will be riding in San Francisco’s first bike park as soon as Spring 2016!
Your tax-deductible ticket purchase gets you into the MBP DIG dinner and silent auction. Grab a table for appetizers, oven herb roasted chicken, pesto pasta, veggies, sides, dessert and beer. After dinner, check out the auction for great deals from bike companies and local bike shops and businesses. You’ll find everything from a complete Intense Cycles Carbine 275 to Stance Socks, Rumpl Blankets, bike apparel, premium Giants Tickets, and much, much more.
But, most importantly, you’ll be supporting McLaren Bike Park with that last pedal stroke to breaking ground on Phase 1.
If you’ve got a chunk of cash, check out the naming opportunities to help fund the remaining phases of the park.
To help plan the the location of the features in the park to maximize the space and flow, Alpine Bike Parks, the designer of Valmont Bike Park is designing MBP, and has enlisted professional riders like Cam McCaul to help.
Now, we need your help if we want to keep the project on schedule and be riding Phase 1 in 2016!
What? MBP DIG (Dine Imbibe Give) Food, Drink, Silent Auction, Music and Guest Speakers to benefit McLaren Bike Park in San Francisco.
Where? Monte Cristo Social Club, 136 Missouri Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
When? Sunday April 26, 2015, 5-9 pm
Individual tickets are $75. You can also reserve a group table for eight for $500, save some money and be insured a spot next to your riding buddies. Corporate groups can reserve a table for eight for $1000 and get a branded center-peice to show company support for McLaren Bike Park and the kids of San Francisco that need it.
Please buy a ticket to the event, or if you can’t make it, Please donate here!
Our list of silent auction items is growing daily!!!
An Intense 275 Carbine full bike from Intense bicycles and Elevation Bike Co.
A second Intense Carbine frame from Roaring Mouse Cycles
A complete Cult Gateway BMX Bike courtesy of Samar Carillo and Cult Crew
Custom MBP Rex Speaker from Boombotix
Chain guides and gear from Gamut USA
Mens, Womens and Kids Sock packages from Stance
Blankets from Rumpl
A pilates mat class from The Center Studio
The Gravity Cartel has donated Spank Bikes Oozy Pedals and IXS Dagger Knee Guards
A Suture saddle
Hoppy Trails gear
A bike tour for 4 from Santa Cruz Bike Tours
Virtual Reality Headset kits from Dodo Case
A Sip and Spill package from Lagunitas Brewery
Shuttles for 4 from Shuttle Smith Adventures
Amazing gear from Crank Brothers
Great gear and tune-ups from Mojo Bike Cafe
SF Bike Expo Booths
SDG Saddle and Grips
Locks from Abus
OZ racing kit and gear from RideSFO
Three sets of Giants tickets
An autographed Warriors Ball
Photographic prints from some amazing San Francisco photographers
If you really want a bike park in San Francisco, grab some tickets, tell your friends and come enjoy the evening.
Organized by The MBP Founders and RideSFO Events.
Go to our Facebook page for more event info. Contact: events@rideSFO.com or 415-553-8722 if you’d like to donate merchandise to the Silent Auction. Check out McLarenbikepark.com for more info on the project.
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