I will be at the ABATE Freedom Rally in Sacramento on Monday, May 23. If you can make it, come on out and remind our state politicians that motorcyclists vote! Details are below.
Here are a few more rides this weekend around California:
National Armed Forces Freedom Ride
Bakersfield, Fresno, and Westminster, CA
Support our troops! Here is information for the 2011 National Armed Forces Freedom Ride on May 19 – 20 (It began yesterday, but continues through the weekend) begins in Bakersfield, Fresno, and Westminster, California.
Too many lives have repeatedly paid the debts through the years of Battles in War by protecting our Security and giving us our Freedom. We may not agree with the reason or cause of these battles in which they fight, but it is vital that we stand proudly and show the Pride and Support we hold for all these Brave men and women,that have Served our Country,and those that still Bravely stand to Serve.
For further information contact Ms. Lisa at 510-302-9850 or Chris at 714-420-9071 or go to the Freedom Ride website.
Cruisin Fur Critters
Apple Valley, CA
Want to ride for our four-legged friends? Check out the ﾓCruisin Fur Crittersﾔ poker run in Apple Valley, CA on Saturday, May 21.
The run will start at 22131 Powhatan Road in Apple Valley. Registration is from 9:00 – 10:00 am. The fee is $20.00 for the rider and $10.00 for passenger, with awards for high hand and low hands. The ride ends with a bike show, bike games, music and more. Proceeds go to Apple Valley Animal Shelter. For more information call (760) 240-7000 ext 7551 or go to AppleValley.org.
Hollywood Ride to the Ranch
Canﾒt make the Freedom Ride? Here is another chance to ride and honor our troops! On May 21, the ride starts at the Kodak Theater in Hollywood and ends in Malibu. Registration begins at 8:00 am, kickstands up at 10:00 am. The ride will end with a celebration to honor wounded soldiers. For more information call (714) 840-5200 or go to http://www.vipride.weebly.com.
7th Annual Brotherhood of Marine Riders Poker Run
And for those of you in the Inland Empire, check out the ﾓ7th Annual Brotherhood of Marine Riders Poker Runﾔ on Saturday, May 21, 2011, in Temecula (Riverside County) California.
The event starts at The Chopper Gallery, 28860 Old Town Front Street, Temecula. Registration is from 9:00 am to11:00 am. The fee is $20.00 for the rider and $10.00 for a passenger. All bikes are welcome. The entry fee includes a BBQ lunch and live music. The proceeds will benefit the Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund. For more information go to BrotherhoodOfMarineRiders.org.
ABATE of California Freedom & Motorcycle Awareness Rally
Monday, May 23
And as we mentioned above, ABATEﾒs annual California Freedom & Motorcycle Awareness Rally is on Monday, May 23, 2011 at 11am.
Once again we will be gathering to bring attention to FREEDOM of Choice for Motorcycle Riders and to promote Motorcycle Awareness to other drivers to share the road with motorcycles. There will be ﾓSponsoredﾔ free motorcycle parking on the North side of N Street between 10th & 14th Streets. Parking will be reserved from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Everyone is invited to attend. All motorcyclists are urged to attend. This is our chance to be seen. The weather should be even better at this time of the month in Sacramento, too!! We look forward to having a HUGE crowd in attendance this year; you just canﾒt make a big impression with only a handful of people in attendance. See you there!