Press

Welcome reporters, bloggers, promoters, hosts, and others. On this page you’ll find words and visuals to get the word out about this tour. You can also find our bios and tour dates on separate pages. We even made a video to promote the tour—watch, link, or embed it here.

Don’t see what you need? Get in touch and we’ll hook you up.

Event description

Copy, paste, and edit to suit your needs. Please check our When and Where page for event specifics for your town.

Please join us on [date] from 7pm to 9pm for a traveling road show of bicycle talk, movies, zines, and transportation activism and advocacy. Elly Blue and Joe Biel will present short videos and a slideshow about Portland, Oregon’s famous bicycle culture and infrastructure, followed by an interactive discussion of the future of transportation infrastructure and advocacy in our town and beyond.

Everyone is welcome to attend and participate in the conversation. Microcosm Publishing will have a table of books, zines, and movies. [Suggested donation is $3 to $10 sliding scale.]

Tour poster

Print and distribute! There’s a space at the bottom to add event details for your location. We are also printing up a batch of these posters. Get in touch if you want to hang some up around your town.

Photos

Use freely; please include photo credits. Also check out our constantly-updated tour photo gallery.

Bicycle traffic in Portland, Oregon pauses in one of the city’s green bike boxes. Photo credit: Elly Blue. (Click here for high-res version.)

Elly Blue and Joe Biel after talking with local bike advocates at the Twin Cities Zine Fest on July 10, 2010. Photo credit: Sarah Morean. (Click here for high-res version.)

You can also see photos that other people have taken of our events so far here. Please respect the permissions and licensing wishes of the photographers.

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