April 26, 2014
9th Annual Veterans Memorial Run presented by STAR Chapter 212
Sign in at Merced Powersports between 9 and 10:00 AM. The ride is free but please bring donations of care packages for our over-seas troops. The ride will travel from the San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery in Santa Nell after a ceremony to the Veterans Park in Atwater for lunch and to deliver the car packages. Proceeds benefit veterans and currently deployed troops.
44th Annual Rolling on the River
Presented by Capital City Motorcycle Club. A poker run down the Sacramento River benefitting the Sacramento Children’s Home. High and low hands, 50/50, catered pig roast, run pins and raffle. Starts at 9:00 AM at the CCMC Clubhouse.
Use your head and get down to Road Rider’s 2nd annual Brain Day! Then learn how to protect that brain. We’ll have representatives from all the major helmet manufacturers, and they’ll be ready to fill your brain with knowledge and get it fitted perfectly in one of their helmets. There will be HUNDREDS of helmets in stock in plenty of graphics and sizes for everyone, and expect to find great savings. Bring your old and overused, or newer but unsatisfactory helmet in to save an extra $10 on the purchase of your new lid.
- Special appearance by Team Icon Brammo’s Eric Bostrom!
- Free food and drink!
- Vendor booths!
- Helmet deals!
- Representatives and helmets from:
1st Annual Battle Scar Run presented by Disciple Christian MC
Starts at Oakland Harley-Davidson at 11:00 AM. $20 per person or $30 per two-up bike. Profits benefit the Warriors Haven Equine Outreach in their work helping veterans suffering from PTSD in their recovery. Join in the ride, food, and watching professional wrestling on TV!
The 13th Annual Fun Run presented by SFJMC Modesto Chapter. Benefits the SFJMC Ministries. There will be bike games, vendors, a bounce house for the kids, raffle, 50/50, live music featuring Sonhouse Christian Blues Band, and a barbeque lunch will be provided. Come out and have a good time. $20 single donation or $30 per couple, please. Fun Run starts at 11:00 AM and lunch is served at noon.
5th Annual Saints and Sinners Spring BBQ
At the New Almaden Community Club in San Jose. Registration starts at 11:00 AM and lunch will be served at noon. Suggested donation is $20. There will be door prizes, music, food, a pack ride, and tons o fun. This is a family-friendly event and everyone is welcome. No booze, drugs, or weapons, please.
April 27, 2014
Planes, tractors, motor-buggies, two-wheelers – you name it! You’re sure to find incredible examples of a huge variety of driveable devices at the Pacific Coast Dream Machines Show. You can can register to show your motorcycle for $30 or $30 after April 15th. Entrance is $20 for adults, $5 for kids 10 and under, and $10 for ages 11-17 and over 65. Check the website for updated information about this year’s highlights and exhibits: http://www.miramarevents.com/dreammachines/.
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April 28, 2014 – April 29, 2014
2-Day Novice/Intermediate School. 2 groups, 45 minute sessions
Learn how to ride better, faster, and safer, with the team of Keigwins@theTrack. Check out their website, www.keigwin.com, for more information on rider courses, New Racer Schools, and track days. Camping is available at Sonoma, Buttonwillow, and Thunderhill. Photography, suspension and tires services, and massage are available at most Keigwins track day events, and groups are split into A (advanced) and B+ (intermediate/advanced) and B- (intermediate/beginner).
April 29, 2014
Bike Blessing presented by Central Valley Bikers for Christ. Food, live music, raffle prizes, 50/50 raffle, vendors, and lot of fun! This is a free event and starts at 11:00 AM at the Lathrop Christian Center.
May 3, 2014 – May 4, 2014
This isn’t your average AFM weekend. For the weekend of May 3 and 4th, AFM will host Pro Superbike and Pro Sportbike race events, as well as the amateur race events. Tickets are $25 at the gate. Parking is free, so are kids under 12. Please visit AFMRacing.org to confirm race schedule.