RSVP to Ride with rider names to assure your spots to ride in the Hermosa Beach St. Patrick's Day Parade. Photos of cool bikes appreciated. Parade and Best Bike Contest details below. Decorations for bikes will be on hand.
Meetup & Lunch: All are encouraged to meet for FREE PIZZA and SODAS/WATER courtesy of Hermosa Cyclery and displaying of the cool and decorated bikes at TBD directly after our ride, located on the parade route at the corner of Hermosa Ave and 11th St. It's a perfect place to watch the rest of the parade, most of which is usually behind us. We're in their enclosed patio on the right side, as they are under construction inside.)
9:30 AM or earlier arrival Time in Space #Will Advise
9:45 AM Best Bike Contest begins
11:00 AM Parade Pushes Off
After - Gather at Boardwalk for No-Host Lunch
We are riding light rain or shine! The show will go on. Arrive at parade staging area by 10AM. Plan for plenty of time to find a space for your car. Spaces downtown and around town. Ordinary bikes will fit best decorated in St. Patrick's Day theme. Porta-potties at Clark Building and City Hall in staging area.
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Parade staging area on Valley Drive between Pier Ave and 8th Street (seen in photos and map below).
Parade starts at Pier Ave and Valley Dr, heads west on Pier Ave (north side of street only), turns left on Hermosa Ave, ends at 9th Street and return to the start via 8th Street.