Vintage bike show set for Sunday

1990s sun cycles with all new components and custom paint job.
A 1990s sun cycle with all new components and a custom paint job. Contributed by bike show.

Want to cuddle with your cruiser? Toast your touring bike? High-five your fixie?

Bike show flier-page-001You’ll be in like company at the Sixth Annual South Austin Custom & Vintage Bicycle Show, set for 2-6 p.m. Sunday at Independence Brewery, 3913 Todd Lane No. 607.

The free, family friendly event showcases antique or custom built bi-, tri-, uni-, small and tall cycles.Beer will be sold, as will $5 raffle tickets for prizes from sponsors Ancient Ink, Birds Barbershop, B.M.F. Customs, Frankenbike, Independence Brewery and Metalwork Austin. You can also buy a $10 raffle ticket for a chance to win a custom bicycle built by Chris Hunt. Local vendors will sell stuff, too.

The show will take place outdoors; bring lawn chairs and shade. And if you love your bike, bring it too and talk shop with other cyclists.

Other Lovers, Charlie Hurton and Stoic’s Descent will perform live music.

Author: Pam LeBlanc

Pam LeBlanc writes about fitness and travel for the Austin American-Statesman. She has worked for the Statesman since 1998 and written her weekly fitness column, Fit City, since 2004.

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