New this year: Slow Roll Buffalo's Ticket To Roll A monthly series of ticketed fundraiser rides! Each with its own theme and limited capacity, these ticketed rides will help keep Slow Roll Mondays and our weekend Pedal Parties free and open to all. May 23: Spring Roll Spots are still available for the first in our Ticket to Roll series of monthly fundraiser rides! The Spring Roll is a 22-mile roundtrip ride focused on Buffalo's Asian-American communities past and present, concluding with food and drinks. Purchase of a ticket includes guided ride, Sun Cuisine spring rolls, Sakura gin from Lockhouse Distillery, a commemorative "Ticket To Roll" T-Shirt and more. All proceeds go to keeping Slow Roll Buffalo free for all. Purchase Spring Roll tickets here! June 13: Fire & Ice Cream Sunday Limited Capacity. A fully involved house fire of a guided ride passing Buffalo Fire stations across the city. This 38-mile roundtrip ride also works in an ice cream stop courtesy of Churn, a history stop at Buffalo Fire Museum, and a Chiavetta's chicken dinner and a beverage back at Resurgence. Plus a commemorative “Ticket To Roll” T-Shirt! Purchase of a ticket includes guided ride, ice [...]
As we begin a new year of free and inclusive community bike rides – starting with our Season-Opening Ride this coming Monday, May 3rd (meet at Big Ditch Brewing, 55 E. Huron St., downtown, 6:30pm start), we resume our weekly “Roll with” feature by spotlighting our partner in rides the East Side Bike Club (ESBC), which will begin its season of free and inclusive Saturday morning rides from MLK Park on May 15th, meeting at 9:30am and riding at 10. […]
As we begin a new year of free and inclusive community bike rides with our Season-Opening Ride this coming Monday, May 3rd (meet at Big Ditch Brewing, 55 E. Huron St., downtown, 6:30pm start), we resume our weekly “Get to Know” feature by turning to our volunteer squad that is the lifeblood of Slow Roll, and one of our squad leaders who’s been expanding his presence in the bike community over this past challenging year. […]
New this year in Slow Roll - 311 Thursdays, when we'll encourage everyone to call 311 or use the app to report road hazards to the City of Buffalo's Division of Citizen Services. Help us help city workers find spots in need of fixing! This week's 311 Thursday report is this series of craters in the bike lane on Busti Ave between Vermont and Porter, part of the route for our Season-Opening Ride this coming Monday. Join us in calling this in and then join us on Monday to see how fast they fix it! Anyone can call 311 or 716-851-4890 to report service needs, check the status of previous service requests, obtain information regarding city programs or events and take care of non-emergency police matters.
Happy Monday, Slow Rollers! As a nonprofit organization with a mission to connect communities by bike whose 2020 season of free and inclusive community bike rides was stunted by the pandemic, Slow Roll Buffalo will reconnect communities by returning to its full schedule of Monday night rides beginning May 3rd at Big Ditch Brewing Company. […]