Bicycle Culture

Tour De Fat at Tempe Beach Park: A Field Guide to Saturday's Event

A small bit of advice to the beer-loving, bike-riding crowd: You'd better keep Sunday completely free of any obligation whatsoever. Why? Because you might need it to recuperate from all the beer-loving, bike-riding fun that you'll be getting into during Tour De Fat at Tempe Beach Park on Saturday.

And based on what we've witnessed at the event over the last several years, you're probably going to get into a lot of both activities.

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Benjamin Leatherman is a staff writer at Phoenix New Times. He covers local nightlife, music, culture, geekery, and fringe pursuits.