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Updated February 22, 2015

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27-28: Spring Fling for Wounded Warriors, Give blood in honor of  “WoundedWarriors” at Brunos Power Sports in Cabot.  February 27 from 1 to 7 p.m. and Saturday, Feb. 28 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.


6-15: Daytona Bike Week, Daytona Florida 14: Drifters Yard Sale (Proceeds go to Santa Run Arkadelphia  Development Center) Paul: 501-888-7801

21:   Cache River Warriors MC: Ride for Westside Warriors, to benefit the Westside Memorial Garden to commemorate those killed at Westside Middle School shooting, 1998.  Contact: Teardrop (870)243-0216 or Big Rog (870) 637-3671


5:    ABATE D-25  April Fools Ride (Jonesboro, AR)

23-26: Wild Hog Music Festival Helena-West Helena

19:  ABATE D-4 Wade Whorton memorial ride 

25: CVMA 7-1- Ride to Rebuild II.  Veterans Museum of  Vilonia, Gregory Polaris/Indian of Little Rock 14106 Hwy 107  Jacksonville, AR Staging 9 am, From Gregory Polaris to the “Vilonia Veterans  Museum” for their grand reopening. Marty “Gus” Gustafson, (501) 834-0344


2:  ABATE D-20 Jeff Co Relay for Life American Cancer Society Ridgeway Christian School 6-12pm 3201 Ridgeway Road Pine Bluff 

3: Freedom Ride (Little Rock, AR)

15: (Tentative) Rolling Thunder® Flame of Freedom. POW-MIA Flame Ceremony/Location TBA Conway, AR Contact: Bob Lavariere, 501.269.1349

16:   CVMA7-1  RUM Rally,  DART Run, Landers Harley-Davidson 10201 I-30, Little Rock. (501) 568- 3160 or Contact: Podgey (501) 352-1224 /Big Chill (501) 258-5559

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

20: Rolling Thunder,® Inc., Ch 1 AR Memorial Day Flag Placement North Little Rock Military Cemetery, Maryland Avenue, Sherwood, AR Contact: Chuck “SeaJay” Seifert,     501.730.3443

26: Rolling Thunder,® Inc., Ch 1 AR Memorial Weekend Flag Retrieval North Little Rock Military Cemetery, Maryland Avenue., Sherwood, AR Contact: Chuck “SeaJay” Seifert, 501.730.3443


13-14:  ABATE Circle the State-501-317-1832 

18-28:   Oklahoma Bike Week, Sparks Oklahoma

20: ABATE D-25 Possum Dodgers Ride (Jonesboro, AR) Bob Davis: 870-318-0218


4:  Drifters July 4th, Cook Out, Shoot Out, Bike games and Fireworks, Clubhouse Vinson Rd. Little Rock Paul: 501-888-7801

18: PGR  Poker Run to raise awareness and funds for the Wreaths Across America program. Contact: Andrea Fisher Survivor Outreach Services Coordinator,  Camp Robinson Office:  501.212.4122. Cell: 501.454.2027

24-25: Drifters Dog Days of Summer Hub (Marble Falls ,AR) Paul: 501-888-7801


3-9  Sturgis Bike Week, Sturgis South Dakota

8:  ABATE D-4  Food Drive for NWA food bank.  Ed Jackson (479) 381-1929

20-23:  Mountains, Music and Motorcycles, Mt View Arkansas


4-5 Hot Spring Rally Bike Show Saturday

19: 3rd Annual Thunder Across the River. POW-MIA Recognition Run Fort Roots Picnic Area Contact: Bob  Lavariere, 501.269.1349

23-26:  Bikes, blues and BBQ Rally (Fayetteville, AR)

24-27:  Meeting of the Minds (Milwaukee, WI)


21-25:  CMA Changing of the Colors, Iron Mountain, Hatfield AR 870-389-61960 ext. 235

30 & 31: Drifters Haunted House (Proceeds go to Santa Run Arkadelphia Development Center)  Paul:  501-888-7801


5: Rolling Thunder,® Inc., Ch 1 AR Veterans’ Day Flag Placement North Little Rock Military Cemetery, Maryland  Avenue, Sherwood, AR Contact: Chuck “SeaJay” Seifert,



8: 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,      501.749.5051

12: Rolling Thunder,® Inc., Ch 1 AR Veterans’ Day Flag Retrieval North Little Rock Military Cemetery, Maryland Avenue, Sherwood, AR Contact: Chuck “SeaJay” Seifert,  501.730.3443

21: Drifters Santa Run to Arkadelphia Development Center  (Everyone welcome) Paul:  501-888-7801

21:      ABATE D-25  Jonesboro Toy Run (Jonesboro, AR) Bob Davis: 870-318-0218


5: Forrest City Toy Run (Forrest City, AR) Bob Davis: 870-318-0218

6:   Toys for Tot’s– Toy Hill, Rodney's Cycle House, 9110 I-30  Little Rock, AR 501-562-1144

12: Blue Knights Toy Ride– Meet White Hall High School 11am ride ADC at 12 noon Elaine Hutcheson 870-489-2098


Jan 2016

 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

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