FrankenBike Bell County # 8 – Presented By Independence Brewing Company, BikeTexas and Ruta Maya Coffee – will be held on SATURDAY, July 07, 2018 from 10am-4pm at Mr. Norris Treasure Chest & Used Bike Shop located at 2170 George Wilson Rd in Belton, Texas 76513. Scroll down to view a map.
FrankenBike Bell County will include the following cities: Temple, Belton, Nolanville, Harker Heights, Killeen, Salado, etc. The events will be held on the first weekend of each month. Either Saturday or Sunday from 10am-4pm.
What is FrankenBike and where did it start? FrankenBike (n) A free bicycle swap meet held once a month in select U.S. cities that is open to anyone who wants to buy, sell or trade bicycles and bicycle related gear or parts. FrankenBike was founded in Austin, Texas on June 2005.
Anyone can show up to buy, sell or trade bicycles and bicycle related gear or parts. The event is from 10am-4pm but you can show up whenever you would like between those hours.
Until then, Stay Safe, make the most of your day and go ride your bike!
BikeTexas envisions millions of people riding bikes. Bicycling is an everyday, mainstream activity in communities across Texas. Bicycling is recognized, accommodated, and funded as a legitimate and essential mode of transportation throughout Texas. Texas residents embrace a healthy and active lifestyle that includes safe and convenient active transportation options. As a result, Texas communities benefit from improved health, stronger economies, and a higher quality of life. Texas is a national model for innovative bicycle-friendly transportation facilities and programs. 2018 marks 27 Years of Bicycle Advocacy for BikeTexas. Read more…
Independence Brewing Company
Independence Brewing Company, our favorite brewery and very first FrankenBike Sponsor will be onsite with ice cold beer for those of us that are 21 years old+ so bring your ID if you would like a cold one or two 🙂 and you can always VISIT THEIR TAP ROOM! Enjoy classic favorites, seasonal and limited releases, and brewery-exclusive beers while relaxing in our laid-back tap room. With brewery tours, live original music, and special food events, the Independence tap room is likely to become your favorite place in south Austin! Hours Thursdays 4 – 10 pm Fridays 4 – 10 pm Saturdays 1 – 10 pm Sundays 2-8 pm.
Ruta Maya Coffee
We are happy to announce that Ruta Maya Coffee will be onsite providing coffee for event goers and vendors alike at 2018 FrankenBike Bell County events. Ruta Maya Coffee Company was founded in 1990 in Austin, Texas on a simple premise — to create a marketplace of superior products produced in Latin American countries and to return to the producers of those products a fair portion of profits generated. 🙂