Why Drinking Beer In This Church Isn’t A Sin

    photos from Green Man Taproom & Beer Garden Facebook page Colorado Springs has a new taproom- and it’s far from usual! Green Man Taproom & Beer Garden opened their doors in early March and have been growing since. Located in an old church just south of the immediate downtown Colorado springs area, Green Man delivers a funky spin on the traditional taproom with walls draped in long tapestries, arched windows and  ceilings,... Read More

Why You Should Swap 4 Wheels for 2

These days, driving a car is becoming an increasingly stressful and congested activity. The average urban commuter is stuck in traffic for a staggering 34 hours every year! Not only is it frustrating an stressful, it costs us big bucks; each hour stuck in traffic costs approximately $21 in time and gas. If you find yourself exasperated by your daily commute, it may be worth your while swapping your four wheels for a more convenient and cost-effective... Read More

Put Your Best Mo Forward!

Illustration by Ghergich & Co.   MyHandleBar wholeheartedly supports Movember and the efforts to change the face of men’s health! Spread the word on how you can help raise awareness about prostate cancer. Let’s see the ‘staches or the “Mos”! Thanks to our friends at Ghergich & Co for the great graphic! Be Dapper and support the cause!  Read More

Hearts Afloat

From all of us at MyHandleBar our hearts go out to all of those affected by the historic floods in Boulder and across the front range of Colorado. To all our peddlers and local business owners we cheers to you as we work together to clean up and rebuild. Our communities are strong and we will come back better than ever. Colorado Wild Fire Tees are selling flood shirts to support recovery efforts as well, so check them out.  Read More

Tour de Fat Has Arrived!

Tour de Fat has arrived!! Tour de Fat. Need we say more? All of us at MyHandleBar look forward to New Belgium’s Tour de Fat in Fort Collins every year! And we LOVE that we get to take the bike out on tours and join the party! Here are the down and dirty details! Saturday August 31st at Civic Center Park in Fort Collins, CO 9:00am-10:00am: Registration 10:00am-11:00am: Parade 11:00am-4:00pm: Revival The bike parade is a must! Costumes? YES PLEASE! And... Read More

All About the Phantom

One of our newest partners in Colorado Springs is none other than Phantom Canyon Brewing Co! Not only does PCBC have great beer, but they are also located in the Cheyenne Building in downtown Colorado Springs that has a really cool history. Check out these cool factoids! PCBC opened in the Cheyenne Building in 1993. The Cheyenne Building was home to great businesses like the Pacific Railroad and The Cheyenne Hotel. Did you know PCBC is located on... Read More

For the Love of Odell’s

Odell’s Brewing Co was born in 1989 by Doug and Wynne Odell and their sister Corkie. Throughout their 23 years, Odell’s has fostered that family philosophy and is a “brewery full of beer-centric people.” Odell’s finished their 4th expansion in 2010. Their taproom is a must visit anytime you are in Fort Collins and an absolute favorite stop for MyHandleBar riders to get a delicious craft beer! Stop by and check our old favorites, new experimental... Read More

Colorado Strong- Rebuilding After the Black Forest Fire

MyHandleBar could not be prouder to be a part of our new community in Colorado Springs- A community full of heart and vitality in the face of devastating tragedy. We had the honor of being a part of the Black Forest Fire Donation Drive and BBQ this past Saturday at Liberty High School. We were in awe to see cars stream in the entire day bringing food, clothes, furniture and toys for victims of the Black Forest Fire. We had 50 cars come through in... Read More

Oh yeah! It’s Bike to Work Day!

MyHandleBar LOVES Bike to Work Day! Need we say more? It’s one of Colorado’s best traditions! It started in Boulder, CO (one of our favorite cities!) 25 years ago and quickly grew to be loved across the state as part of Colorado’s Bike Month each June. The hope is that people will give it a whirl and bike to work and they just might like it! Even if you only bike to work a few days/week you’ll reduce your carbon footprint while making the... Read More

Lushies! Juices! Smoothies! Oh my…

Luscious Nectar is a hot spot in Fort Collins you’ve gotta check out! If you haven’t been there you’ve gotta stop in for a Lushie or lunch from their fresh, local menu! All made fresh in-house and all seriously delicious. They even have lots of vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options. Sea veggie ceviche, hummus platter, fresh squeezed juices, pulled pork sliders, fresh smoothies, customized pizzas- the list goes on! The idea for... Read More