Bohemian Hall and Beer Garden (Astoria)

What is beer but liquid bread? And bread = food. So therefore, beer = food, and this ride fits within the scope of the group. For what it's worth, the beer garden also serves some pretty tasty food - kielbasa, pierogies, etc. Shamelessly copying this idea from one of my assistant org's last rides, because it worked out well and was a lot of fun.
http://www.bohemianha... Once again, route is tbd, but we'll start at the Williamsburg bridge again (Brooklyn side bike-path entrance on the north side, S 5th Pl). Meet at noon, depart no later than 12:10. Thinking scope will be about the same as last ride: around 20 miles. Guidelines:


  • You're comfortable riding in nyc traffic and can maintain an average speed of 15mph. We can't get there too late as lines start to form to get inside - it's a popular place!

  • It may be very hot - like last time :). Bring water.

  • Very important: bring a lock if you want to drink! They don't let you bring bikes into the beer garden.

  • You have to plan your own way of getting home from Astoria. If you drink, you may want to make plans to take the subway home - I don't recommend drinking and biking.

  • $5 deposit (+Amazon's fee, $0.32) required, pay online. When you show up, I will give you $5 in cash. If you don't show up, you lose your deposit.

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  • Keith C.

    Great ride. Weather cooperated until we got to the beer garden - and I think the threat of rain made it not-too-crowded. Couldn't have been better.

    August 11, 2008

  • A former member
    A former member

    It was an awesome ride. We biked some streets in Brooklyn and saw some Queens neighborhoods I was not familiar with. Great all around.

    August 11, 2008

  • Rich H

    Kielbasa, burgers, pierogis, and Spaten beer. All in an outdoor picnic area that seats hundreds. What else could you ask for?

    August 11, 2008

  • A former member
    A former member

    Good ride and good time w/ a very awesome group of people. Keith picked a nice route, and the beer garden is always a nice place to end a ride.

    August 10, 2008

  • A former member
    A former member

    Well done. Look forward to the next outing

    August 10, 2008

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Additional notes: You will get $5 cash back if you show up to the event ($0.32 goes to Amazon's fees). I'll also refund you if you cancel before the event - but if you flake, your money goes to buying beer for the group.

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