Surly Masher Event Guide

Consider this your guide to Masher madness. It's the (final?) rundown of "must know" happenings at the Surly Masher.


The Basics

Date, Time, and Location

Sunday, February 11
12-4 PM
Surly Brewing Co.

Friendly Reminders

  • PARKING WILL BE LIMITED. Please consider riding your bike and/or taking the LRT (Green Line: Prospect Park stop).
  • FOOD AND BEER MAY NOT TRAVEL! Food and beer bought inside may not come outside and vice versa.
  • ENTRY IS FREE, but donations of any amount are greatly appreciated. Please help us support Full Cycle!

Area Map


Bikes

Surly Bikes will craft a custom course on snowy Festival Field for you demo a variety of their fat bikes. Bike demo options include the Surly Ice Cream Truck, Surly Wednesday and THE REDESIGNED SURLY PUGSLEY! There will be a variety of sizes, and if you find your dream bike, The Hub Bike Co-op will be available on site to assist you in placing a special order to make the bike yours. 


Beers

Surly Brewing has created a CUSTOM INFUSION only available at the Surly Masher. They are infusing the Cynic Belgian-style ale with vanilla beans, roasted almonds, and rice, creating a beer that tastes like horchata. Whoa!


NA Beverages

Coffee, Tea, and Hot Chocolate will be provided by Dunn Brothers Coffee. Kombucha will be available for purchase from Feral Beverage Co.


Music

98.9 KRSM DJ's King Otto (Twitter | Instagram) and Twitch Hylland (Twitter | Instagram) will be providing the auditory entertainment to keep us stoked while we cheer, heckle and ride fat bikes.

KRSM is part of Pillsbury United Communities’ Community Media Initiative which aims to provide a platform to raise up stories of the community.


Food

Stuff your face with tasty snacks from the Surly Brewing food truck! And herbavores should get stoked:"Our kitchen has come up with some phenomenal vegan/vegetarian items for the menu."


Heated Tent

Masher Bundle
38.00 49.00

Full Cycle will be staffing the registration table inside the heated tent for the duration of the event. Come warm up, get your FREE door prize entry ticket, purchase additional tickets, and check out all the amazing door prizes and auction items!

Full Cycle swag will also be available for purchase, along with any remaining Surly Masher Bundles!


Silent Auction & Door Prize Items

Last but not least, we have a ton of great door prizes and silent auction items, including two Surly Wednesday: Masher Edition fat bikes outfitted with custom Sturdy bags only available only at the Surly Masher! 

Prize winners will be announced at the end of the event. Please see the Door Prize FAQ and Silent Auction FAQ for details.


Final REMINDERS

Just to restate ...

  • PARKING WILL BE LIMITED. Please consider riding your bike and/or taking the LRT (Green Line: Prospect Park stop).
  • FOOD AND BEER MAY NOT TRAVEL! Food and beer bought inside may not come outside and vice versa.
  • ENTRY IS FREE, but donations of any amount are greatly appreciated. Please help us support Full Cycle!

About Surly Masher

Surly Masher is a winter bike event benefiting Full Cycle, a non-profit bike shop providing job training, food, resources, and support to youth experiencing homelessness across the Twin cities. Located in South Minneapolis, Full Cycle is a social enterprise of Pillsbury United Communities.

Taking place on February 11, 2018, Surly Masher is the FIRST-EVER collaboration between Surly Bikes and Surly Brewing – two iconic Minnesota brands destined for a good mashing! This family-friendly event welcomes riders of all ages and abilities to test ride the latest from Surly Bikes on a demo course at Surly Brewing.

To guarantee a surly experience, this winter bike event will take place in February – a time in Minnesota that nobody wants to be left outside. Please join Surly Bikes, Surly Brewing, and all of our sponsors. Help us raise money for Full Cycle bike shop.

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