12 March 2020

BIKER WISDOM: Never twist the throttle with your ego.

BIKER NEWS:

EVERY SUNDAY! Rode house Ministry – A Church Custom-built for Bikers! RodeHouse meets at Wildhorse HD every Sunday at 9:30am. Weather permitting, the “RoadServices” group then rides to different destinations for relaxed worship. To know what’s happening on Sundays, keep in contact with Chaplain Kinne at kinnecallaway@gmail.com or 541-508-6039 or the RodeHouse web site: www.therodehouse.com

MOTORCYCLE PERFORMANCE — Gary Franklin’s STEELHEAD CYCLES is open in Redmond near the County Fairgrounds. Gary now sez: RIDING SEASON IS HERE! To schedule your bike for optimal 2020 riding, call Gary at 541-420-5122. Ride on…

2020 BIKER EVENTS:

THIS SUNDAY! MARCH 15 – MEMORIAL EVENT FOR MITCH DRUREY. Hosted by the crew at Northside Grill on Boyd Acres Road in Bend. Celebrate Mitch’s life from 2pm to 5 pm: share the mic with your memories and stories about Mitch. 50/50 raffle. Winner of the 50/50 will be announced at 4:30pm. NOTICE: spaghetti feed previously advertised has been canceled. Other culinary delights will be available. From 5pm to 8pm — Music with David Miller. All donations & proceeds will go to the funeral home for expenses.

THIS SUNDAY! MARCH 15 – OPEN HOUSE at WILD RIDE BREWERY in Redmond from 1pm-5pm. Bikes and flags highly encouraged to attend. Everyone is welcome and requested to bring Fire Regalia. Three (3) antique fire trucks also due to be on site. All proceeds go to Union #3650 and benefit fire victims and their families. Kid friendly event.

MARCH 28 – HIGH SPEED INC. presents 2020 HIGH DESERT SPRING POKER RUN. Sign in at Hub City Bar & Grill in Redmond @ 11am KSU at noon. $10 per hand or $15 for 2 ~ High Hand wins $219. Price includes BBQ dinner & live music w/ Derek Michael Marc. More info: Double A 541-550-6845 or www.brotherspeedmc.com

APRIL 17-18 – SEASONS OF REFRESHING hosted by Christian Motorcyclists Association (CMA) at Community of Hope Church, 27817 SW Stafford Rd, Wilsonville, OR 97070 Everyone welcome. More info:http://cmanwr1.org/OR/seasons-of-refreshing-form.aspx or contact Oregon State Coordinator: Cliff Roper at 503-539-8885, email: ctbrd02@gmail.com

APRIL 25 – WELCOME HOME VIETNAM ERA VETERANS Parade & Expo at Warm Springs. Bikes stage on Wasco street in Warm Springs at 10 am. Parade starts at 11 am. After parade: Luncheon, Honor Ceremony, Exhibit, Socializing, Pow Wow. More info: www.wsala48.org or 541-460-8212 or susan_guerin@hotmail.com Also, T-shirts available: $10 each or 3X and 4X are $12. To reserve a T-shirt in correct size, register with Susan at susan_guerin@hotmail.com

MAY 5 – FALLEN HERO CART ESCORT.  Staging at Hub City at 9 am. More info to come. Contacts: Rusty Mann rmann@eagleslair.net or Len Parsons lenp49@gmail.com

MAY 9 – OVMA’s MOTHERS DAY RUN on Saturday, the day BEFORE Mother’s Day. All proceeds benefit a Veteran Mom or a Veteran-related Mom. More info: coming soon…

MAY 22 – 24 – 19th ANNUAL RUN-A-MUCCA IN WINNEMUCCA, Nevada. More info: http://www.runamucca.com/Burning%20Bike.htm

MAY 30 – BLESSING OF THE BIKES in La Pine — Free Breakfast at 0830 at La Pine Christian Center, 52565 Day Rd, La Pine, then a poker run to benefit La Pine Veteran’s Outreach. Concludes at La Pine American Legion on Drafter Road with a band, raffle items and lunch! More info: Robin Mirrasoul at rmirrasoul@aol.com or call (541) 536-1593.

JUNE 6 – DOWNED BIKER POKER RUN – Meet up at Wildhorse HD store. Hosted by RodeHouse Biker Church. Free Breakfast at 9am; first bike out at 9:30am and last bike out at 10:30am. One hand for $15 and 3 hands for $20. Last bike in at 3pm. High hand (overall) wins $400. Low hand wins $250 gift card to Wildhorse HD. High ladies’ hand wins $100. Raffle prizes and 50/50 drawings. More info: Kinne at 541-508-6039 or kinnecallaway@gmail.com

JUNE 12 – 14 – RIDE FOR THE ALIVE 2020 from Albany to Coos Bay. More info to come. Contact: Penny at alrpost10oregon@gmail.com

JUNE 19 – 20 – High Speed Inc. in Redmond presents HIGH DESERT 4TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY. More details to come. Info: contact Double A @ 541-550-6845 or www.brotherspeedmc.com

 

JUNE 26 – 28 – POW/MIA RUN from Seaside to Ontario to dedicate Hwy 26 as the “POW/MIA Highway”. Gather in Seaside on Friday morning, 6-26-20, then roll to Prineville to spend the nite. Finish in Ontario on Saturday, 6-27-20, returning to Central Oregon on Sunday. More info: Brad Bishop with OVMA at BBishop06@gmail.com or Larry Moyer with the OVMA at lemoldsnut@aol.com  

JULY 11 – 43rd ANNUAL BIKE & CAR SHOW at Oregon State Penitentiary: $45 entry fee includes: Breakfast and lunch, T-shirt, raffle tickets, DVD of the event, gift bag, group fotos and unique access to the prison grounds. Exit from prison guaranteed. More info: Jacques at jacques@bendtel.net.

JULY 9 – 13 – HELL’s CANYON RALLY! More info: http://www.hellscanyonrally.com/

JULY 18 – 2nd ANNUAL CRUISE-IN at Boneyard Pub, Bend from 11am – 4pm. All years, makes & models are welcome. Bring your bad a– motorcycle or car to the pub and show it off! 1955 NE Division Street. More info Liz Silveria at liz@boneyardbeer.com

AUGUST 14-16 CMA’s OREGON 2020 STATE RALLY @ Jefferson County Fairgrounds in Madras, OR. Special guests include National Evangelists Tom and Kathie Palazzolo. Everyone is Welcome. Registration opens at 3:00 pm Friday, August 14, and the event begins at 7:00 pm. Questions? Contact Coordinator: Cliff Roper at 503-539-8885, email: ctbrd02@gmail.com or http://cmanwr1.org/OR/state-rally-form.aspx

AUGUST 15 – ANNUAL SALUTE TO VETERANS Bike & Car Show – 9:30 am to 3 pm at Washington County Fair Complex 873 NE 34th Street, Hillsboro, OR. More info: https://www.salute-to-veterans-car-motorcycle-show.com

AUGUST 22 – VETERANS APPRECIATION DAY: Poker Run and Spaghetti Feed at Redmond VFW. Family friendly event. $20/hand or $35 for 2 hands. KSU at 9 am. Last bike out at 10am. Last bike in at 1pm. Guest speaker: Tim Chambers aka “The Saluting Marine.” More info: 541-815-7747.

SEPTEMBER 11-12 – OVMA’s famous 9-11 RALLY. Friday the 11th = golf tourney, meet and greet, and poker fiesta. On Saturday: motorcycle run, bike games, and BBQ. More info TBD. Ringleaders are Tim Wilson at OVMATim@gmail.com or Ray Rose at rayr@rosemachinery.com

…More EVENTS coming….

WANT TO POST YOUR RUN or M/C EVENT here? Postings are free! Send me an email: sgwilkes73@gmail.com


Steve Wilkes
Thank You, Creator God, for this elaborate world You designed, and built, for us. – Remi Dyedele

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05 March 2020

BIKER WISDOM: When your ride isn’t going right, go left.

BIKER NEWS:

EVERY SUNDAY! Rode house Ministry – A church custom-built for bikers! RodeHouse meets at Wildhorse HD every Sunday at 9:30am. Weather permitting, the “RoadServices” group then rides to different destinations. To know what’s happening on Sundays, keep in contact with Chaplain Kinne at kinnecallaway@gmail.com or 541-508-6039 or the RodeHouse web site: www.therodehouse.com

MOTORCYCLE PERFORMANCE — Gary Franklin’s STEELHEAD CYCLES is open in Redmond near the County Fairgrounds. Gary sez: “Believe it or not, Spring is ALMOST HERE! Now is the time to get your bike ready: “Stay ahead of the pack and not stuck in the back!” To schedule your bike for Spring riding, call Gary at 541-420-5122. Ride on…

2020 BIKER EVENTS:

MARCH 15 – OPEN HOUSE at WILD RIDE BREWERY in Redmond from 1pm-5pm. Bikes and flags highly encouraged to attend. Everyone is welcome and requested to bring Fire Regalia. Three (3) antique fire trucks also due to be on site. All proceeds go to Union #3650 and benefit fire victims and their families. Kid friendly event.

MARCH 28 – HIGH SPEED INC. presents 2020 HIGH DESERT SPRING POKER RUN. Sign in at Hub City Bar & Grill in Redmond @ 11am KSU at noon. $10 per hand or $15 for 2 ~ High Hand wins $219. Price includes BBQ dinner & live music w/ Derek Michael Marc. More info: Double A 541-550-6845 or www.brotherspeedmc.com

APRIL 17-18 – SEASONS OF REFRESHING hosted by Christian Motorcyclists Association (CMA) at Community of Hope Church, 27817 SW Stafford Rd, Wilsonville, OR 97070 Everyone welcome. More info:http://cmanwr1.org/OR/seasons-of-refreshing-form.aspx or contact Oregon State Coordinator: Cliff Roper at 503-539-8885, email: ctbrd02@gmail.com

APRIL 25 – WELCOME HOME VIETNAM ERA VETERANS Parade & Expo at Warm Springs. Bikes stage at 10 am. Parade starts at 11 am. After parade: Luncheon, Honor Ceremony, Exhibit, Socializing, Pow Wow. More info: www.wsala48.org or 541-460-8212 or susan_guerin@hotmail.com Also, T-shirts available: $10 each or 3X and 4X are $12. To reserve a T-shirt in correct size, register with Susan at susan_guerin@hotmail.com

MAY 5 – FALLEN HERO CART ESCORT.  Staging at Hub City at 9 am. More info to come. Contacts: Rusty Mann rmann@eagleslair.net or Len Parsons lenp49@gmail.com

MAY 9 – OVMA’s MOTHERS DAY RUN on Saturday, the day BEFORE Mother’s Day. All proceeds benefit a Veteran Mom or a Veteran-related Mother. More info: coming soon…

MAY 22 – 24 – 19th ANNUAL RUN-A-MUCCA IN WINNEMUCCA, Nevada. More info: http://www.runamucca.com/Burning%20Bike.htm

MAY 30 – BLESSING OF THE BIKES in La Pine — Free Breakfast at 0830 at La Pine Christian Center, 52565 Day Rd, La Pine, then a poker run to benefit La Pine Veteran’s Outreach. Concludes at La Pine American Legion on Drafter Road with a band, raffle items and lunch! More info: Robin Mirrasoul at rmirrasoul@aol.com or call (541) 536-1593.

JUNE 12 – 14 – RIDE FOR THE ALIVE 2020 from Albany to Coos Bay. More info to come. Contact: Penny at alrpost10oregon@gmail.com

JUNE 19 – 20 – High Speed Inc. in Redmond presents HIGH DESERT 4TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY. More details to come. Info: contact Double A @ 541-550-6845 or www.brotherspeedmc.com

 

JUNE 26 – 28 – POW/MIA RUN from Seaside to Ontario to dedicate Hwy 26 as the “POW/MIA Highway”.

Gather in Seaside on Friday morning, 6-26-20, then roll to Prineville to spend the nite. Finish in Ontario on Saturday, 6-27-20, returning to Central Oregon on Sunday. Contact is Brad Bishop with the OVMA. More: BBishop06@gmail.com

JULY 11 – 43rd ANNUAL BIKE & CAR SHOW at Oregon State Penitentiary: $45 entry fee includes: Breakfast and lunch, T-shirt, raffle tickets, DVD of the event, gift bag, and group fotos. More info: Jacques at jacques@bendtel.net.

JULY 9 – 13 – HELL’s CANYON RALLY! More info: http://www.hellscanyonrally.com/

JULY 18 – 2nd ANNUAL CRUISE-IN at Boneyard Pub, Bend from 11am – 4pm. All years, makes & models are welcome. Bring your bad a– motorcycle or car to the pub and show it off! 1955 NE Division Street. More info Liz Silveria at liz@boneyardbeer.com

AUGUST 14-16 CMA’s OREGON 2020 STATE RALLY @ Jefferson County Fairgrounds in Madras, OR. Special guests include National Evangelists Tom and Kathie Palazzolo. Everyone is Welcome. Registration opens at 3:00 pm Friday, August 14, and the event begins at 7:00 pm. Questions? Contact Coordinator: Cliff Roper at 503-539-8885, email: ctbrd02@gmail.com or http://cmanwr1.org/OR/state-rally-form.aspx

AUGUST 15 – ANNUAL SALUTE TO VETERANS Bike & Car Show – 9:30 am to 3 pm at Washington County Fair Complex 873 NE 34th Street, Hillsboro, OR. More info: https://www.salute-to-veterans-car-motorcycle-show.com

AUGUST 22 – VETERANS APPRECIATION DAY: Poker Run and Spaghetti Feed at Redmond VFW. Family friendly event. $20/hand or $35 for 2 hands. KSU at 9 am. Last bike out at 10am. Last bike in at 1pm. Guest speaker: Tim Chambers aka “The Saluting Marine.” More info: 541-815-7747.

SEPTEMBER 11-12 – OVMA’s famous 9-11 RALLY. Friday the 11th = golf tourney, meet and greet, and poker fiesta. On Saturday: motorcycle run, bike games, and BBQ. More info TBD. Ringleaders are Tim Wilson at OVMATim@gmail.com or Ray Rose at rayr@rosemachinery.com

WANT TO POST YOUR RUN or M/C EVENT here? Postings are free! Send me an email: sgwilkes73@gmail.com


Steve Wilkes
Rejoice! Jesus proved that you are worth dying for. – Mike Wittmer