Rock 107's Ride Report
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570 Riders and Dairy Queen present “Bikes and Blizzards” – Dairy Queen Grill & Chill Wilkes Barre, every Monday 6pm (riders and non riders)
June 22nd - 3rd Annual Ride for the VA Vets
Sponsored by American Legion Riders Post 495
The ride starts at American Legion Post 495, State Rt. 239 in Shickshinny. Registration is from 8:00 am to 10:00 am and the motorcycles leave at 10:30 am. The fee is $15.00 for the rider and $10.00 for a passenger. The 85 mile ride will stop at Harveys Lake Legion, Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center, and at Mountain Top Legion. The ride ends in Shickshinny with a meal and more. The proceeds to purchase items for the VA Vets. This is a rain or shine event.
June 23rd - Eagle Hose Company Dickson City, PA
American Legion Riders Post 665 5th Annual Poker Run
The Ride STARTS and ENDS at the Eagle Hose Company!
Bike Blessing at 11AM
Riders $20 / Passengers $15 / Pig Roast only $10
START @ Registration: Eagle Hose Company Dickson City
Card #1 @ The View Restaurant/Motel (“The Coyote Bar”) Clifford
Card #2 @ D.G.’s Bar Forest City
Card #3 @ Gravity Inn Waymart
Card #4 @ Y-Not Bar Elmhurst
Card #5 @ end Eagle Hose Co. Dickson City
Following the ride, there will be a PIG ROAST this year! We will also have a Chinese auction, raffle prizes, vendors, and a "How slow can you go" biker race.
Entertainment/DJ will be provided by The Ringmaster, Eric K.
June 23rd - Benefit for Brad! Motorcycle/Poker Run to benefit Brad Biesecker
$20/rider $10/passenger (same for autos)
Ride/registration 9-11am @ Red Barn Village
11 am ride to DeLeo's Bar -> Chet's Place -> Arlo's Tavern -> Gin's Tavern to Mountain Sky where there will be food, drinks, and live music by 'Mace in Dickson'
along with friends of Brad Biesecker are organizing a ride to benefit our good friend who is very sick and waiting for a kidney transplant.
All proceeds go to Brad to help with his large medical bills.
Visit Mountainsky.net for tickets and details.
June 29th - Ride for “Ducky” in Scranton
Benefit Run for Steve Healy
Help Steve Fight Esophageal Cancer
60 Mile Motorcycle Run
The V-SPOT 906 Providence Road Scranton, PA 18508
10:00 am Registration (departs 12:15)
RIDERS FEE:$15.00 / PASSENGER FEE: $10.00
June 29th, 2013-Pocono Raceway
WBRE Eyewitness News has secured the Pocono Raceway from noon to 6pm. There will be Bands, vendors, food and beverage ,all proceeds will go to the Red White and Blue Organization who assists returning veterans deal with reintegrating back into society (a form of PTSD). The event will be high lighted by the opportunity to take the motorcycles for a few laps around Pocono Raceways "Tricky Triangle". This event is promising to be EPIC! Vendor space is only $75, $85 if electric is required. contact Ed (570)814-4352
June 30th - Heroes Salute & Family Fun Day
Noon - 7 pm at Army Reserve Center, 3401 Olyphant Avenue, Scranton, PA
Activities will include: Tank Simulators - 50/50 raffle - American Auction - Tattoo Contest- Face Painting- Kids and Family Games and contests
Entertainment by local bands: Knucklehead Smith, Mace in Dickson and Dashboard Mary
Villa Capri Car Club and various vendors will be present
Proceeds will benefit Local military troops and their families
Food and beverage will be available for purchase.
July 6th - Toyota Pavilion & Electric City Harley Davidson motorcycle ride to Kid Rock/Uncle Kracker concert.
Ride will go from Electric City Harley Davidson in Dickson City to Toyota Pavilion. Meet @ 3:30 pm.
Tickets purchased at Ticketmaster or box office Ride tickets will include ticket to concert and $5 concession voucher.
July 7th - Exeter, Pennsylvania
Stephanie Jallen Paralympic Fund Motorcycle and Car Scavenger Hunt
The scavenger hunt starts at St. Anthony's Church Grounds, 28 Memorial Street in Exeter. Registration is from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. There will also be a people’s choice motorcycle show. For more information call (570)690-3028 or go to http://www.stephaniejallen.org.
July 14th - Finishing the Fight Bike Run
Supporting deployed troops, because they deserve it!
Sign up 9:30 - 11 am, kickstands up at 11 am!!
Location: Quaker Steak & Lube, Dickson City
Includes continental breakfast before run, hotdog/hamburger after run, entertainment 4-7 pm
FREE T-SHIRT FOR FIRST 150 REGISTERED
Sign up at www.finishingthefight.com
July 21st 9 am
Salute to Veterans Ride XIV @ Gino Merli Veterans Center Mulburry St. Scranton, PA.
$10/rider – proceeds benefit Veterans and POW/MIA
July 28th - Jason Corazzi Memorial Poker Run
Jason was tragically taken from us on July 13, 2006 at the age of 27. Jason was a great person who loved his family, friends, girlfriend, Danielle and pit bull, Enzo. Jason was an avid motorcyclist, passionate about music, the outdoors, and living life to the fullest! Jason is loved and missed dearly by his family, friends, and the countless others he touched throughout his lifetime.
Registration: 9:00am- 12:00 noon at Wildcat Saloon located on Route 247 in Sturges, Pennsylvania
The ride will end at Lake Genero, RT 590, Lake Arial, PA, Rain or Shine! (In the event of heavy rain, the event will be held inside the Wildcat Saloon)
Directions will be distributed to all participants at registration.
$20/per rider $10/ per passenger. Everyone Welcome!
Great food and entertainment by Dashboard Mary beginning at 1:30pm at Lake Genero following the Ride!
Raffle Ticket Drawing Awarding a 2013 Harley- Davidson Street Bob, $1,000 and $500 CASH PRIZES. (BYOB!) Plus, giveaways and 50/50 raffle!
To benefit Jenny Evans and Ruth Hobbs in the fight for their lives! Please join us in helping Jenny and Ruth and celebrating Jason’s life!
For further event information, contact Pete Corazzi at (570) 499-0186. If you would like to make a tax deductable donation, please make check payable to Jason Corazzi Memorial Fund. Please mail your donation to: Jason Corazzi Memorial Fund, c/o Pennstar Bank, 3 John F. Kennedy Drive, Archbald, PA 18403
August 3rd - Scavenger Hunt and Picnic
Proceeds to benefit Dave Morgan & Family. Annual Memorial of Trooper Joshua D. Miller to remember and honor his military and civil service.
Wyoming Valley Detachment Marine Corps League East Main St. (Miners Mills), Wilkes Barre across from Penn Lee Footwear
Scavenger Hunt registration: 9:00 to 11:30am
All vehicles out by 11:30am and return by 4:00pm Riders/ Passengers: $10 each
ALL VEHICLES WELCOME!!! Bikes, Muscle Cars, Trucks, Antiques… IF IT RUNS BRING IT!!!
Picnic and General Admission at 1:00pm. Food, Refreshments and Entertainment begins at 2:00pm. Picnic General Admission: $10 adults/ $5 Children. Fun-For Kids Activities, Gift Basket Prizes and 50/50 Drawings
Dave Morgan was employed at SCI-Dallas Prison when his Naval Reserve unit out of Avoca was activated on November 19, 2009. Dave and Brian Patton- friends, fellow Navy Reservists and co-workers at the Dallas prison, were involved in an incident. Sadly, Brian was killed that day; Dave is still confined to a wheelchair and continues to recover at Wilkes Barre’s Veterans’ Administration Hospital. Dave has a 7 year old daughter, his parents and many friends who want to help him move back home.
Many thanks to the members of Luzerne County A.B.A.T.E. for organizing the Scavenger Hunt.
August 10th - Doing it for Leona (Lola) Benefit Bike Run/ Scavenger Hunt
Saturday August 10, 2013 1:00pm- 10:00pm Rain or Shine. American Legion Post 781 Mt. Top. Open to the Public~ $15 donation (Kids under 12 free) All kinds of food/ beverages and pig roast included. Pony Rides~ Bounce House~ Face Painting~ Vendors~ Basket Raffles~ and MUCH MUCH MORE!!!
BIKE REGISTRATION: 11:00AM- 12:30PM Outsiders
Drivers $15/ Passengers $10. 1st 30 BIKES REGISTERED RECEIVE FREE CANCER PATCH Compliments of M.C. Riding Gear
STOPS INCLUDE: Beer Bellies, Pocono Mt. Leather, Bankos, Wheels and ends at Mt. Top American Legion
“Our dear friend Leona Elko was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and has undergone a double mastectomy. She is a hardworking, single mother, and friend, who has supported many benefits over the years, and is now in need of our help and support. Please help us help her towards her long journey ahead.”
ENTERTAINMENT PROVIDED BY: Bones and the Grove, Administration, Mr. Echo, Better with Beer, Sting Ray, Random Rock, Iron Cowboy, and Oz
SPONSORS:Allstate Ins. Maureen Kocher, JJ Bankos Seafood, Death Row, Lee Park Grill, Builders Supply Co. Powertrain Services, Ed Spencer’s Autoparts, Getaway Lounge, Sons of the American Legion, Wheels Bar and Grill, American Legion Post 609 Lee Park, NEPA Geeks, Outsiders, M.C. Riding Gear, Lee Park Grill, Round 2 Auto Service, Shawnee Concrete, Rutkowski Contractors, Magic World Day Care, Ludy Fleming General Contractor, Northeast HVAC Service Inc.
August 11th - W-B Firefighters Motorcycle Group Help Your Brother Charity Ride
Wilkes-Barre Firefighters Motorcycle Group is sponsoring a charity ride to help raise money for the W-B Firefighters IAFF Local 104's
Registration: 10:00am, ride will begin at 11:30am at OUTSIDERS BAR 650 S. Main St, Wilkes-Barre and also end there by 1:00pm
Drink specials will be from 1:00pm- 4:00pm. Entertainment provided by ALLUSONS LIGHT AND SOUND
Donations: $20 PER RIDE $10 PER PASSENGER. Don’t ride? Come show your support $10 at the door starting at 1:00pm
CONTACTS: Rob Stehle (570) 262-9981 George Lehman (570) 814-5040
August 12th - NEPA Wing YOU ARE NOT Forgotten Ride
Benefits Veterans & POW/MIA
Issues Past, Present & Future
Ride starts & ends at North American Warhouse
1000 DUNHAM DRIVE DUNMORE, PA. 18512
Registration 9-11:30 am – Ride starts 12:00pm sharp!
Donation: $15 per driver- $10 per rider- Non rider $10/ food
Great Raffles – Live Band “Jim Cullen & Friends”
Directions: From 81 North, toward 84/380 Mt Pocono, Exit 187-Tigue St. Exit 1
From 81 South toward 84/380 Mt. Pocono, exit 1, Tigue St. turn right follow signs
Info: Kim 570-383-9552 or Jack 570-586-5804
August 18th - 5th Annual Country Concert & Motorcycle Ride for Cystic Fibrosis in Wilkes-Barre
The ride starts at K-Mart, Route 309 in Wilkes-Barre. Registration begins at 9:00 am and the bikes leave at 11:00 am. The 65 mile ride goes through Mountaintop, Freeland, and Conyngham area. The ride ends in Mountaintop with a concert, food, raffle and more. All the proceeds to benefit the Northeastern PA Chapter of the Cystic Firbrosis Foundation in honor of 7 year old Paige Ceaser of Mountaintop. For more information call (570) 401-7641
August 30 - September 1, 2013 White Haven, Pennsylvania
The Old Dogs Gathering
The White Haven VFW, 3 VFW Road in White Haven will hold a 2 day event. The gates open at 6:33 am. The activities include a bike show and bike contests. The classes include rat bikes, old school choppers. The fee is a donation of $20.00 if you pre pay or $25.00 at the gate. There will also be music and vendors. All the proceeds go to The Salvation Army, and the Wilkes-Barre VA Nursing Home. You must be 21. For more information call (570) 369-6976
September 30th - Waymart Bowl Motorcycle Ride
10am-noon registration, 12:30 we ride.
Start and end at Tomaino’s Lounge in Archbald.
Door Prizes drawn before the ride: $10/driver $5/rider
Benefits local veterans through the Waynmart Bowl Football Game
More information at email@example.com or Waymart Bowl on fb.
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