#ProntoWeek Seattle

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This week (April 13 -19) is Pronto Cycle Share’s Half Birthday, and Timbuk2 Seattle has joined our green wheeled friends in town to celebrate all things bike & Cycle Share with #ProntoWeek! This includes parties, perks, beers, bike adventures, parties, prizes and even a raffle to win a free trip!   At just 6 months [...]

Venice Artist Bags

t2 artist bag

The Timbuk2 Venice Beach store has been working with 8 local artists for the past 12 weeks to curate a collection of Artist Designed Timbuk2 Classic Messenger Bags. Each are the definition of one-of-a-kind art piece and so very Venice. This Thursday, March 19 starting at 6pm, all 8 of the Artist Bags will be on [...]

Denver Cookie Booth

denver timbuk2 Girl scout cookies

We’ve got a fever for something sweet, and the only prescription is more Girl Scout COOKIES! Seriously though, the Timbuk2 crew at our Denver store has joined forces with the mighty Girl Scouts in the city to become an official Girl Scout Cookie Booth, right in our in-store custom bag building area! This proud Girl Scout [...]

42 Bikes Set Free!

World Bicycle Relief Zambia Timbuk2 sun girl field Africa

42. That’s the amount of bicycles we’ve helped unite with entrepreneurs, students and healthcare workers in Africa through our partnership with World Bicycle Relief (WBR) in 2014! Bikes that help students, particularly young women, get to school on time and regularly, entrepreneurs be able to serve more customers, and healthcare workers to visit more patients. [...]

Best Bike Rides for 2015

Photo by Oisin Prendiville

You’ve made your resolutions. Now it’s time to keep them. Last week we sent an email calling upon us all to make the ultimate resolution: “To Be Yourself.” So what does that mean for you? For many of us here at Timbuk2, from our retail stores in North America, Korea, Japan, Norway, China, Singapore and [...]

Venice Beach Now Open!

Timbuk2 Venice Beach 1410 Abbot Kinney

Golden beaches, blue skies, palm trees and a boardwalk full of beach cruisers, skate boards, runners, walkers, iron pumpers, buskers, surfers and for better or worse, seriously everything in between. This is Venice Beach. Now dust off them sandy feet, sandals optional, jump on your cruiser and pedal your way a few blocks from the [...]

Turning 1 in Seattle

Peddler Brewing Co at timbuk2 seattle miir pint glass

Our Seattle store, and its crazy cast of characters turned 1 year old in last month! Thinking about what we could do that would not be just another birthday party, we sauntered down to Albert’s favorite burger joint, Lil’ Woody’s to conjure up some ideas. If y’all are in Seattle, you know this spot is [...]

T is for Toronto

toronto timbuk2 bag blog

Hold onto your maple syrup, poutine, Muskoka chairs, Steam Whistle beer, toques & toboggans, the newest Timbuk2 Store is now open in Toronto, Canada! Yes, oh yes, it’s true we’ve launched our first Canadian flagship location in the epicenter of fashion, entertainment and urban life in Toronto: Queen Street West. Have you seen this outside [...]

A Laboratory in Japan

Timbuk2 Laboratory by Sarika Toriumi on Houyhnhnm

On National Bike To Work Day last month (May 16, 2014), our friends in Japan published a beautifully illustrated guide to the history of Timbuk2 on the fashion, lifestyle and culture mecca blog Houyhnhnm. Tokyo/Paris based artist Sarika Toriumi was called upon to bring some of our most timeless archive images to life through illustrations. If/when we [...]

MEC Bikefest: Vancity

Timbuk2 hunchback bike bag rack MEC

Every year, our very good friends north of the border at Mountain Equipment Co-op, aka MEC, host a series of bike events called Bikefest at each of their 17 stores in Canada. It usually also kicks-off the official start of summer bike riding season and in general, an awesome day outside to nerd out on [...]