Timbuk2 was founded 25 years ago by bike messenger Rob Honeycutt in a garage in the city’s Mission District. The made-to-owner bags are made in the San Francisco and there are a number of styles to choose from. Everything from the classic messenger bag to backpack to camera to diaper bags. All the bags have a lifetime warranty.
Timbuk2 will be hosting a party celebrating the opening of the Denver location from 2 to 8 p.m. Great Divide Brewery will be serving their renowned brews along side of the dog maker Biker Jim’s. There will also be $5 Miir stainless steel pint classes benefiting Bike Denver. RSVP here: https://www.facebook.com/events/543395972444117/?context=create&source=49.
The 1000 square foot Denver location will offer the entire product line of more than 100 styles of bags and accessories, including the latest Spring 2014 offerings and an interactive custom station where customers can design a one-of-a-kind bag or accessory with over 60 fabric options made to order in Timbuk2’s San Francisco factory.
“We’re incredibly excited to set up shop in Denver,” said Timbuk2 Brand Director Lizzy Fallows. “Timbuk2’s mission to promote an active, adventurous lifestyle falls in line with Denver’s reputation as a renowned outdoors destination and dynamic creative hub. We feel right at home in Larimer Square and can’t wait to contribute to the community’s fast-expanding bike culture.”
• Exposed brick walls preserving historical architectural details.
• A designated hub for events and bike rides.
• An indoor San Francisco-inspired parklet for relaxing and refueling.
• Custom crafted tables and fixtures to display Timbuk2 products and host bike tools, bike pumps. and extra tubes for community cyclists to use.
• Timbuk2 Denver will also launch a bike share program in June.
Timbuk2 Denver is located at 1411 Larimer St, Denver, CO 80202. Starting Saturday, May 3, Timbuk2 will be open on Monday – Thursday from 10am – 7pm, Friday – Saturday from 10am – 8pm and Sunday from 12-6pm. For more information about Timbuk2 Denver, visit www.timbuk2.com or call (720)-259-3261