RUBARB

Rusted Up Beyond All Recognition Bikes (RUBARB) is a bicycle cooperative that started in 2006 in the Upper Ninth Ward.

RUBARB is a volunteer run space which offers: space and tools to work on a bicycle, used/new parts, used bicycles, and community events.

2239 Piety St.

Hours: Monday and Wednesday: 3 – 7 pm

Visit their website for more information

COMMUNITY

  • Bike parking for 14 bikes outside of the shop
  • Volunteers can earn credit towards a bicycle or parts
  • Tools, parts, and work stands are available for use
  • Volunteers available for assistance
  • Regularly has a team in the Bike Easy Challenge
  • Community programming typically includes free bicycles for attending children

EDUCATION

  • Bike Easy educational materials are offered in addition to many other resources
  • Numerous core volunteers have completed Smart Cycling courses
  • Mechanic Nights and Kid’s Bike Club are just some education programs offered – volunteers happy to teach skills at any time!

ADVOCACY

  • Signed letter of support for New Orleans Complete Streets Coalition

CAPACITY

  • Purchased Air Kit for outside use through Bike Easy’s Dero Advocacy Dealer Program.

 

UPCOMING

Bicycle Scavenger Hunt – After Party

Bicycle Scavenger Hunt – After Party

Free

Join us to celebrate the wrap of our 2nd annual Bicycle Scavenger Hunt! We'll be at The Broadside NOLA to celebrate the end of our 2 day event. Though the...

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October 24, 2021
Bike to Movies in the Park

Bike to Movies in the Park

New Orleans Complete Streets Coalition is hosting Movies in the Park on October 29! Come ride your bike over to Stallings Playround and join us for a showing of E.T.!...

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October 29, 2021
Adult Learn to Ride
November 07, 2021