Reserve your tickets for the 8th Annual DC Tweed Ride

Once again, it’s time for your favorite vintage-inspired fall bike ride! Grab your ticket, finalize the fine details of your outfit, and meet us November 6th for the 2016 Tweed Ride and Jazz-Age Jam. We’ll meet around noon at a secret location (that will be shared with those who sign up for the ride), cruise through our fair District, take breaks for pictures and snacks, and then gather for a night of merriment and style at Roofers Union.... Read More

The DC Tweed Ride returns on Sunday, November 6, 2016

  Mark your calendar and start planning your outfit. On Sunday, November 6, your favorite vintage-inspired fall bike ride is back. More details and a link to register will follow in the next few weeks!  Read More

Upload your photos from our lucky 7th annual DC Tweed Ride.

    The day’s weather began with dreary rain clouds but cleared to offer picture perfect conditions. It was truly one of our best afternoon rides around some of our city’s finest sights. We’ve seen some stunning images from the day. Upload your favorite shots to our Flickr group photo pool! We love sharing your best photos in our promotions for future rides! This one is by Ibrahim Al-Qaabil of Hema Photos     Read More

7th Annual DC Tweed Ride: Registration is open and tickets to the party are on sale!

Three cheers for fall! October 25 is just a few short weeks away, so plan your look, tune up that vintage bike, and snag your ticket for the 7th annual DC Tweed Ride and Jazz-Age Jam at Roofers Union! Register for the ride and get your party tickets here!   *2014 DC Tweed Ride and Jazz-Age Jam photos by understand the vision  Read More

So much fun with feet that fidget!

  Fidgety Feet dancers help get us all moving to the music at every post-ride party! DC’s own Lindy Hop dance troupe showcase vintage swing and jazz dance moves to the sounds of Dandy Wellington and his Band. This year there will be more room than ever to boogie thanks to ample space at Roofers Union.  You don’t have to be a dance pro to join the action. Moving to music of Dandy Wellington is easy and you can watch the masters... Read More

Simple style pointers for first timers: For the Gentlemen

Presenting a few pointers for guys consider joining the DC Tweed Ride for the first time but admit to complete sartorial cluelessness. Hint: make an effort! Behold the simple sweater… Never ever wear a suit? Don’t own one and won’t buy one? T-shirts under slouchy sweaters are the antithesis of what this event is about. It says, “I hardly bothered to dress for this but didn’t want to miss something that seems special.”... Read More

Need tweed? Vintage recommendations for the guys.

On the hunt for vintage tweed menswear?  Having trouble locating the perfect tweed jacket for the upcoming ride? Simply want to add new options to your closet? There are plenty of local specialists to help you. Offerings below are from Brown & Williams Brown and Williams Clothiers are the new guys on the block.  If you’ve visited D.C. Flea in the past month, you had to notice the two best dressed clothiers in the market.  Howard Brown... Read More

Tweed Ride Registration now open

                              As things return to normal in our beloved city, it’s time to look forward to our big fall ride! Register for the free 5th Annual DC Tweed Ride and purchase tickets to our Bash at Brixton before they sell out. Our eventbrite registration and ticket link is live at: Interested in volunteering to check... Read More

Register now for The 5th Annual DC Tweed Ride!

Register here, plan your look and meet us for our legendary day of bikes, style, smiles and celebration! Join us for DC’s most recognized fall event. We’ll start at surprise meeting place, cruise through the city and party in the most dandified way imaginable!  Our Bash will feature the legendary Dandy Wellington and his Band, Burlesque Sensation, “Medianoche,” Fidgety Feet Dancers, Food, Drinks and of course the most stylish... Read More

There’s a storm brewing…

…and it’s the sound of Dandy Wellington and his Band.  Catch him on November 4th at the DC Tweed Ride Bash at Brixton. “Inspired by the Big Band Era of Jazz, Dandy Wellington and his Band have taken the sounds of the 1930′s and 40′s and created a world of well dressed music. With a passion for obscure songs steeped in the Jazz tradition, Dandy Wellington has assembled a catalog of music that invokes an atmosphere of... Read More

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