Cycle Send Off Party for Nathan Kane at the Peacock Room!

by

comment

Thursday, May 10 – Cycle Send Off Party

8:45 p.m.

The Peacock Room

1321 N. Mills Ave.

nathankane.us

donations accepted

It takes an insatiable amount of dedication – and in this case, a hell of a lot of stamina – to devote oneself to a civic cause. And that’s what tonight is all about, as Oviedo’s Nathan Kane embarks on a 70-day cycling trek across the country in support of affordable housing programs. It’s called the Bike & Build challenge, and Kane, along with more than 30 team participants, will bike sea to shining sea (3,949 miles from Providence, R.I., to Seattle) while stopping every seven (or so) days to assist in construction efforts for local affordable housing orgs. Tonight’s bon voyage party hosted by funny man Sal Minnelli packs stationary bike races, food and drinks, and tunes by local bands Room Full of Strangers and Yogurt Smoothness. It’ll serve not only as a way to a bid adieu to Kane, but also as a fundraiser for his upcoming journey. – Aimee Vitek

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Orlando Weekly. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Orlando Weekly, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at feedback@orlandoweekly.com.

Orlando Weekly works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of Central Florida.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep Orlando’s true free press free.