Now in its 10th year, Ride for the Red wants to help more people than ever before. For our loyal participants, thank you for your support. For the newcomers, get ready for one of the largest motorcycle rallies in Kansas!
When you Ride for the Red, you’ll be supporting a good cause. In 2013, 715 Ride for the Red participants raised more than $60,000 to help families in south-central Kansas.
So get on your bikes and ride, because when you do, you’ll be helping one of America’s favorite charities at a time Wichitans need it most.
Register by June 14 and pay just $25 for early bird registration. After June 14, registration is $30.
Want to be VIP? Sign up for the Hall’s Angels VIP Club by June 14 for just $40. After June 14, registration is $50.
Thank you to our presenting sponsor Learjet Employee Care Fund.
8 a.m. Breakfast and check-in
When you check in, park in the bikers-only parking lot and mingle with hundreds of riders. Fill yourself with a free all-you-can-eat pancake and sausage breakfast to prepare for a day on the open road. Take off any time after breakfast. Last bike out by 10 a.m.
9:15 a.m. 10 Year Program
The American Legion will lead a special 10 Year Anniversary program to honor long-time riders and supporters. The Hall’s Angels will take off after the program at 9:30 a.m.
8a.m.-10 a.m. Poker Run Begins (Last bike out by 10 a.m.)
This 120-mile scenic ride will take you out of Wichita and through small Kansas towns as you work to build your poker hand. Stop in Wichita, Wellington and Andover to build your poker hand, all while supporting the American Red Cross.
2 p.m. End at Alefs
End your day at Alefs Harley-Davidson with games, a silent auction and prizes. Reveal your hand to see if you win the grand prize, a trip for two to Las Vegas!
Start: Midway-Kansas Chapter, 1900 E Douglas Ave, Wichita, KS 67214
Stop 1: Mel Hambelton Ford, 11771 W Kellogg St, Wichita, KS 67209
Stop 2: Walmart, 2022 E 16th St, Wellington, KS 67152
Stop 3: (water stop): One Stop, 208 E K15 Udall, KS 67146
Stop 4: Hope Community Church, 1831 E 21st St, Andover, KS 67002
End: Alefs Harley-Davidson, 5427 N Chuzy Dr, Wichita, KS 67219
KEYN 103.7 and Don Hall are back again to recruit 103 Hall's Angels. As a member of this special group, your donation to the American Red Cross will buy more than you could find anywhere else. The Hall's Angels package includes:
• two poker hands (and two chances to win a trip to Las Vegas);
• a special Hall's Angels shirt;
• front-of-line service at breakfast;
• VIP parking
• opportunity to ride with Don Hall;
• and a bag of gift certificates and coupons.
But don’t wait. All the Hall’s Angels incentives are only guaranteed for the first 103 riders. For the civic-minded biker, you can't afford to miss out on being a part of this special group.
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From the EF2 tornado that hit Baxter Springs in April, to the 261 local disasters in 2013, your Red Cross is a community leader in Wichita that provides a wide variety of services to help the community.
If you know someone who was laid off, ride to help families recover from an unexpected financial crisis. If you know someone who’s experienced a fire, ride to help replace their food, clothing and shelter. Support your local Red Cross and Ride for the Red!