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2014 Arkansas Motorcycle Events

ARKANSAS ABATE DISTRICT ONE

Updated May 14, 2014


If you have events you want listed in the 2014 calendar please submit them to the following address:  roadkill98@earthlink.net

Mar

21 CRMM Spaghetti Supper (Wynne, AR) ABATE D-25

29       PINK RIDE - Saturday,   8 a.m. - 9 a.m. 8 a.m. - 9 a.m. Kick Stands UP at 10:00 a.m. www.pinkride.org Four States Fair Grounds Texarkana , Ark PINK RIDE BALL - Friday, March 28,2014 6:00 p.m.- Until . Four States Fair Grounds Fine Arts Bld. "Flash Your Pink" Mustang Sally In concert on the Main Stage At 7:00pm

Apr

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Tour of Honor Self directed ride to visit 7 memorials in the state of Arkansas.      www.tourofhonor.com 45 states 300 memorials. (Visit 7 memorials in any state to achieve Finisher Status)

5 Bridge of Hope Poker Run (Vanndale, AR) ABATE D-25

12 ABATE D-25  Super Chevy Show Ride (Memphis, TN)

12 Next of Kin, 3rd Annual "Sids  Causes Heartaches, Poker Run, starts at Toad Suck Harley, 9 AM ends at 12 Noon, Springs Park, Heber Springs Arkansas, (870)213-6343

19   Parents of murdered children M&M El Paso Contact Mary: (501)796-7070

19    ABATE D-25 Special Olympics’ Ride (Forrest City, AR)

20    Biker Easter Celebration and Bike Blessing: Everyone Welcome.  CMA Rock Riders, 9:00 AM, Burns Park, Exit 150 North Little Rock, AR Eldor Johnson Pavilion. Special Music and a Message you can relate to! Free Coffee and Donuts! 

24-27  Wild Hog Music Festival & Motorcycle Rally  Helena-West Helena, AR  www.wildhogmusic.com  Admission:  $20 without bike, $30 with bike

May

2-4   CMA Arkansas State Rally Camp Beaverfork, Conway Arkansas. 
 For more information, contact Charles McCool, 
chili.mac@hotmail.com, (479) 495-0721

3 ABATE D-25 Pick in at the Park Ride(Village creek State Park, Wynne, AR)

4 ABATE Arkansas Freedom Ride (Little Rock, AR)

10 Mother’s Day Ride ( Picnic in the Park, Village Creek S.P.)

13 Rolling Thunder Flame of Freedom. POW-MIA       Flame Ceremony/Location TBA Conway, AR   Contact: Bob Lavariere, 501.269.1349

17 ABATE D-25 Rattle Snake Saloon Ride (Tuscumbia, AL)

  17 CVMA 7-1  RUM Rally.   Rodney's Cycle House  9 am. poker run, music, food and vendors.      The money raised will be to help other veterans who need our help. Contact person:  Raymond "Chill" Tapp, 501-258-5569

16-17         Highways & Hedges MM Adona Rally is  get up Sunday morning go home after service , lots of   camping spaces w/water & power Contact: Brother Punkin (501) 804-1929

20 Rolling Thunder,® Inc., Chapter 1 Arkansas rides    to the Wall in Washington, DC for Rolling Thunder® XXVI. Contact: Chuck “SeaJay” Seifert, 501.730.3443

22  Rolling Thunder,® Inc., Ch 1 AR Memorial Day  Flag Placement North Little Rock Military Cemetery, Maryland Avenue, Sherwood, AR Contact:   Kerry Gore, 501.749.5051

22   Special Olympics Ride from M&M El Paso leave at 6PM.  Contact Mary: (501) 796-7070

22 Rolling Thunder,® Inc., Ch 1 AR Memorial Weekend Flag Retrieval North Little Rock Military Cemetery, Maryland Avenue., Sherwood, AR Contact: Kerry Gore, 501.749.5051

23-26  Backwoods Boogie, Sponsored by Booze Fighters 51, Boogie Site on the Ouachita River, Malvern Arkansas. Contact Sonny: (501)-467-1886

24 ABATE D-25  Mt. Magazine Ride (Memorial Day weekend Ride )

26     7th Annual Veterans Celebration Memorial Day 11:00A.M. – 2:00 P.M. Tri County Fair Ground Pavilion “Veteran Memorial Highway” Hwy 49 South Marvell, Arkansas Lunch will be served  Handicapped Parking and Seating, contact  wpf@suddenlink.net870-338-1469

27 Rolling Thunder,® Inc., Ch 1 AR Memorial Weekend Flag Retrieval North Little Rock Military Cemetery, Maryland Avenue., Sherwood, AR Contact: Kerry Gore, 501.749.5051

29-Jun 1 Roads and trails series Arkansas Rally hosted by CMA Mack’s Pines, Dover Arkansas CMA members 16 and up $10, non-CMA members free. Contact:  Chili.mac@hotmail.com  (479)4950721

30 ABATE D-25 31st Flea Market Ride (Canton, TX)

June

5-7    Arkansas State Hog Rally, Hot Springs, (479)890-6241

5-7 D.A.R.E Ride Jonesboro Arkansas, First bike out at 9am and last bike out at 11am. The best hand will win $1,000 and worst hand wins $250. Live music all weekend. The fee to participate in this event is $30 per person. This includes a t-shirt and two raffle tickets. Free breakfast at the Central Baptist Church on June 7th. Hope to see you there!  (870)243-9054  dformon@jonesboro.org  http://www.lightningcustoms.com/events/event_36221.html

6 ABATE D-25 7th Wynne Farm Fest (Wynne, AR)

12-15 ABATE D-25 Hog Rock Rally (Cave in Rock, IL)


14 ABATE D-25 Possum Dodgers Ride (Jonesboro, AR)


20 ABATE D-25 7th Circle the State Ride to Hot Springs, AR


21-22 ABATE of Arkansas, Circle the State for A.B.A.T.E. (Fundraiser for ABATE of Arkansas) Meet Hot Springs First Baptist Church, Central Ave, Hot Springs Arkansas, across from Oaklawn Race Track. 7 AM, KSU 7:30. $20 per bike, $5 for passenger. Everyone is welcome to ride with us. Ride will go fro Hot Springs to "Y" City, Ft. Smith, Fayetteville, Harrison, and overnight in Mountain Home. Sunday we will ride on to Jonesboro, Forrest City, Marianna, Pine Bluff and back to Hot Springs. For more info: Charles Bailey- 501-622-7540 (grammyrosa74@yahoo.com) or Melli Sandmon- 501-617-2358 (bikermommarn@sbcglobal.net) Pre-register by June 11th and you will be entered to win the $200 ABATE Rebate!!! www.arkansasabate.org 


22     Sunrise Honda in Searcy:   0900-1400: Fundraiser/Poker Run. All proceeds to benefit Ark Children’s Hospital


28th – 29th Arkansas Grand Canyon & Pig Trail Ride

July

4    Drifters Fourth of July Party. 4 PM, Drifters Clubhouse Vinson Road, just off Arch Street, Little Rock Arkansas. Pistol Competition, Skeet Shoot, Bike Games, Food, Camping, Fire Works after dark. More Info: 501-888-7801 or www.driftersofarkansas.com. 

12  M&M Biker appreciation day Contact Mary: (501) 796-7070 (All proceeds go to support Arkansas Children’s Hospital)

14th – 18th ABATE D-25Dragons Tail (Robbinsville, NC)

Aug

4-10  Sturgis M/C Rally Sturgis South Dakota

15-17   Mountains, Music, & Motorcycles, Mountain View AR

15-17  ABC– Booth at Mt. View. All proceeds from booth go to Arkansas Children’s Hospital.        

15th – 17th ABATE D-25  MT. View Rally ( MT. View, AR)

Sept

4  Hot Springs M/C Rally, Hot Springs Convention Center, Hot Springs Arkansas (501)282-7076


13 ABC pre-register day and fundraiser M&M El Paso,   Contact Mary: (501)796-7070

14   ABC Ride from Burns Park Pavilion. # 10 To Arkansas Children’s Hospital KSU 2 PM Contact: Don Null (501)580-9250

20   2nd Annual Thunder Across the River. POW-MIA  Recognition Run Burns Park to Razorback Contact:  Bob Lavariere, 501.269.1349

24-27  Bikes Blues and Bar-B-Q Fayetteville AR

Oct

2nd – 5th ABATE D-25  Hog Rock Mardi Gras Rally (Cave in Rock, IL)

15-19  Changing of the Colors/International Rally National Event Location: Iron Mountain Hatfield, AR Contact: Sandy Miller  870-389-6196 x235   

31-Nov 1 Drifters Haunted House, Drifter's Club House, Vinson Road, Little Rock. More Info: 501-888-7801 or www.driftersofarkansas.com. Donations accepted to benefit Arkadelphia Human Development Center.

Nov

6         Rolling Thunder,® Inc., Ch 1 AR Veterans’ Day Flag Placement North Little Rock Military Cemetery, Maryland Avenue, Sherwood, AR Contact: Kerry Gore, 501.749.5051

9                  Rolling Thunder,® Inc., Ch 1 AR, Feed the Veterans at the Towbin Clinic, Fort Roots. Stage: 12 noon Pike Plaza, KSU 1:00 pm, North Little Rock, AR  Contact:  Kerry Gore, 01.749.5051


11 ABATE D-25  Veterans Day Ride (Wynne, AR)


12     Rolling Thunder,® Inc., Ch 1 AR Veterans’ Day Flag Retrieval North Little Rock Military Cemetery, Mary land Avenue, Sherwood, AR

 22   WildHearts SC 7th Annual Toys for Tots 2014,  Location: FOE, 6200 Aerie St, Little Rock, AR Time: pm- $5.00 plus a Toy at the Door $5.00 Dinner Plate silent Auction  Live Auction  Live Entertainment,  Pool Tournament starts at 8:00pm  for more info Contact : Wildhearts SC Secretary Babygirl 5017655119 or  babygirlsrra@gmail.com

22     Drifters of Arkansas 14th Annual Santa Run to Arkadelphia Human Development Center. Leaving Arkansas State Police Headquarters, Geyer Springs Road and I-30 at 10 AM (More Info: 501-888-7801 or www.driftersofarkansas.com)

23   ABATE D-25   Jonesboro Toy Run (Jonesboro, AR)

Dec

4 ABATE D-25 Wynne Christmas Parade (Wynne, AR)

5 ABATE D-25 Forrest City Christmas Parade (Forrest City, AR)

6 ABATE D-25  Forrest City Toy Run (Forrest City, AR)

7 Toys for Tots Ride, Rodney's Cycle House, 9110 I-30, Little Rock KSU 2 PM Contact: Donna (501) 562- 6336

 

Continuing Meetings:

 AR Fallen Rider’s Breakfast-1st Saturday of each month @ 8 am/eat 9 am at Watson Chapel Baptist Church-5514 Pinnacle Lane-Pine Bluff AR-Contact info: Richard Grimmett 870-534-4448-web site: www.afraf.webs.com

 

Jan 2015

 1    Old Three-Toed New Years Day Ride around Little Rock. Wal-Mart on Baseline and I-30 in Little Rock. KSU 2:00  PM (501)519-5184

Feb 

14-15    ABATE District One, 30th Annual Bike Show and Swap Meet, Hall of Industry, Arkansas State Fair Grounds, Roosevelt Road, Little Rock Arkansas. Paul: 501-888-7801 

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