Lions host annual motorcycle ride June 7

By on May 28, 2009

The Elburn Lions Club will host its 10th anniversary Motorcycle Ride on Sunday, June 7.

The 80-mile “open road” ride through scenic country roads will begin and finish at Elburn Lions Park, 500 S. Fillmore St., Elburn. Registration begins at 9 a.m. at Elburn Lions Park. Bikes embark between 9 and 11 a.m.

Vendors, food and beverage will be available throughout the day. Upon returning to Lions Park, all will be entertained by the musical group 61 Beale Street. The event will last until 4 p.m. Additional events will include a huge 50/ 50 raffle, a Poker Walk in the Wark and an Ironhorse Rodeo.

All motorcyclists are welcome and encouraged to attend.

This is a charity event hosted by volunteers to benefit Leader Dog, Camp Lions, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation of Illinois and Christmas Gifts for Needy Kids, which purchases Christmas gifts for local DCFS youths.

Additional information can be obtained at www.elburnlions.com.