Get Sum Dim Sum Ride this Sunday, March 21, 2010

Some of the delectables we'll enjoy this Sunday, March 21, 2010.

Join Flying Pigeon LA as we rendezvous with the brand new Dim Sum Truck at the beautiful Mullholland Fountain next to Griffith Park this coming Sunday, March 21, 2010.

Here’s the deal:

  • Meet at the Flying Pigeon LA bike shop (located at 3404 N. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90065) at 10 a.m. We ride at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, March 21, 2010.
  • The only cost is the food, if you partake (and possibly $10 for a bike, if you borrow one from us)! $15 per person for the meal (which includes a lot of buns, dumplings and some secret deserts). Drinks available for purchase at the Dim Sum Truck. We’ll have water and drinks at the shop for sale prior to the ride.
  • Bring your own bike or reserve one of our loaners. As of Tuesday, March 16, 2010, we have three “open” loaner bikes but can get more as needed. $10 gets you a classic cruiser, flying pigeon or other awesome bike to use on the ride. Line up your ride by dropping it your own bike off at the shop for a tune up or by contacting us for a loaner bike at
  • Be ready for a fun ride on a beautiful day here in Los Angeles.
  • Kids under 18 MUST wear helmets. It’s the law. Don’t break the law.

More general questions answered on our Dim Sum Ride page.

Weekends are a great time to people watch at the fountain.

This ride is so awesome, we even have a back story for it:

The fine folks of the Dim Sum Truck first crossed our radar at last month’s absolutely mobbed LA Street Food Fest, held in Downtown LA. Adam, from Flying Pigeon LA, was working the bike valet. He secretly allowed all bike riders at his valet station to bypass the 3 hour line, safely park their ride, get tickets for free drinks, and gave out tips on which stands to try first.

Adam stopped in at a VIP area feast during the fest, sampled some dumplings and buns from the Dim Sum Truck, and left impressed, hoping to connect up with them on one of our rides. That hope turned into reality, and now we really want to bring out a big group for our first mobile truck bike ride!

Getting to Flying Pigeon LA by Metro: we’re served by the 81 and 83 lines and are just blocks away from the Heritage Square Gold Line Station.

By car, 110 Freeway, exit Avenue 43, left on Figueroa St., park at Avenue 37 and N. Figueroa St.

The Flying Pigeon LA bike shop is located at 3404 N. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90065.

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