Monthly Archives: August 2008

Get Sum Dim Sum Ride #4

Celebrate Labor Day with the Flying Pigeon Crew when we kick off the Get Sum Dim Sum Ride #4 this Sunday, August 31, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. In China we celebrate Labor Day with the rest of the world on May 1st, but since we ARE in the Great Capitalist State it’s time to kick off a day of celebrating the great workers of the world with some delicious Dim Sum!


Bicycles of the Future

Flying Pigeon LA has two of our bikes (the PA-02 and the PB-13) decked out “for the future” at SiteLA’s latest exhibition "From Here to There" which runs from August 22, 2008 to September 3, 2008.

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Flying Pigeons on Daily Candy!

I guess we’ve made the big time? Our humble bike shop has been featured on the fashionable web-site Daily Candy. Maybe we were right when we guessed that comfortable, beautiful, functional bicycles were the new black.


SustainableLA 2008

A chance meeting on the South Lawn of City Hall one afternoon led to Flying Pigeon LA getting a booth space at the SustainableLA street fair on Sunday, August 17, 2008 (which was being held in conjunction with the Downtown Film Festival). The fair was put together by the same highly capable, and yet supremely laid back, folks who organize the Downtown L.A. Farmer’s Market.

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Get Sum Dim Sum Ride #3

We’re at it again! The Get Sum Dim Sum Ride is happening this Sunday, August 24, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. Meet us at 5711 N. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90042 and we’ll hit up some of the best dim sum in Southern California.


Git Some Dim Sum Ride #2

Meet us at our storefront located at 5711 N. Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90042 at around 10 a.m. on Sunday morning. We’ll ride to on of L.A., San Gabriel, or Alhambra’s Dim Sum joints – if you don’t have your own bike NO PROBLEM. Use one of ours FOR FREE.


Opening Night Party!

Flying Pigeon LA is opening a new bike shop in NELA. We’re throwing an opening night party on Saturday, August 8, 2008 at at 8 p.m. at our storefront located at 5711 N. Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90042.

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The Pigeons Have Landed!

The Flying Pigeon bicycles have arrived! We’re working hard to get bikes assembled and set up our online and in-store payment systems. If you’d like to check out how things are going, click on over to the Flying Pigeon LA Flickr photo set we’ve set up.


Beijing Olympics – Opening Day Party

This Friday, on the auspicious 8th of August 2008, the Beijing Olympics will kick off in undoubtedly grand style. If you’re looking for a place to hang out to watch the opening ceremonies, look no further than our new store! We’ve got a big T.V., hot tea, food, and more.

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Git Some Dim Sum Ride #1

Join us on a Flying Pigeon inspired adventure this coming Sunday, August 10, 2008. Meet at 5711 N. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90042 (adjacent the Highland Park Gold Line station) at 10:00 a.m.

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