Can you pedal? Are you familiar with Oak Cliff? Do you know how many pages comprised the original “Eraserhead” script?
If so, you could win the battle of the bike/movie nerds this weekend.
Bike Friendly Oak Cliff hosts the I Declare War Bicycle Treasure Hunt, starting at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at the Texas Theatre.
Two teams will compete for the Oak Cliff Film Festival flag, free drinks and prizes, answer trivia questions along the way and end at the Belmont Hotel pool.
Here’s the call sheet, from BFOC’s Holly Jefferson:
“I Declare War” Biking Treasure Hunt
Bike Friendly Oak Cliff and the Oak Cliff Film Festival
THE BACK STORY
Two teams on bikes: Rumblecore vs. The Raging Bulls
Pedaling around Oak Cliff
Scouting 8 different locations
Being quizzed on movie trivia
Getting puzzle pieces directing them to the next location
Putting it all together to find the location of the OCFF flag
Bringing the flag to the wrap party at the Belmont pool and be declared the winner!
THE MAIN FEATURE
5:30 pm: Meet at the Texas Theatre
30 riders MAX per team (the first 60 people to show up will make the cut)
Both teams must ride together as a group with their director
Maps will be provided
Wear a helmet, obey all traffic laws, be safe
Ride at a leisurely pace, enjoy the area backdrops
Prizes and drink specials at most locations
8:00 pm: Finish at the Belmont pool with a sunset wrap party including free drinks and team prizes
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