Two unrelated cycling events worth checking out in Midtown on the evening of Thursday, July 25th..

Bridge Me Japan
6:00pm - 9:30pm

Design Within Reach
4141 NE 2nd Ave

A special evening of art, music design, cycling to celebrate the launch of Miami-based artist Gabriel Delponte's Bridge Me Japan project. Delponte will be traveling the length of Japan by bicycle for an original project that will explore the dynamics of human interaction and the communication base on the importance of speaking from person to person to the interactive online communication. There will be refreshments and a special raffle at the event.

Midtown Sprints

Midtown Park
3500 Buena Vista Blvd (South end)

Quarter mile sprint races on Midtown back street. $1 to race, double-elimination style bracket, winner takes all. After party at Electric Pickle with $1 beers for all racers. More info available here.