Bike Week Blog: Bacon in the Sun

Let us gloat. When we moved Wisconsin Bike Week to June a few years ago, we did so in the hope of better weather. (May in Wisconsin can be a bad month for sledding.) Well, behold. Every day this Bike Week is dry, sunny and warm. In our understated Midwestern way, we’re not apt to […]


Bike Week Blog: Bratcakes

The first wheeled vehicles appeared 4500 – 3300 BCE in the late Neolithic Era. The first bicycle-like vehicles appeared in the mid 19th century. The bratcake first appeared at a Bike Week commuter station in Madison five years ago. As inventions go, the wheel is fine, the bicycle is a perfection of the use of […]