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Event Dates: May 17, 2015 - May 17, 2015 Location: Appleton, Wisconsin
This will be the sixteenth year motorcyclists riding all makes of machines will gather to benefit the veterans at King, WI. Fox Valley (Wisconsin) HOG (FVWHOG) chapter’s 16th Annual Veterans’ Benefit ride to benefit the veterans living at the King Veterans Home in King, WI will be held Sunday, May 17, 2015. Interested motorcyclists and their guests are encouraged to join this effort on behalf of our veterans. Proceeds from the ride benefit the recreation fund at King’s Veterans Home. The recreation fund is only supported by contributions.
What: The Fox Valley (Wisconsin) HOG 16th annual ride to benefit the veterans at King.
When: Sunday, May 17, 2015
Where: Begins at the Appleton Harley Shop, 5322 Clairemont Drive., Appleton (just off of WIS 15 west of US 41) and follows country roads to King Veterans Home
Time: Registration – 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Ride begins promptly at 11 a.m.
Who: All motorcycle riders and their guests who support our veterans
Cost: $15 per rider/$10 per passenger
Breakfast is served: A pancake and porkie breakfast will also be available from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. for $5 per person.
This year’s ride is starting from the Harley Davidson Shop in Appleton and follows a picturesque route through the beautiful Wisconsin countryside. The approximately 45-mile ride from Appleton to King will last a little more than an hour.
King Veterans Home will be featuring an open house with free admission on the day of the ride. The open house includes an antique automobile show, live music, military vehicle display, museum tours, boat rides on the Chain ‘O Lakes, food, refreshments and other activities. The arrival of the motorcycles from Appleton is one of the day’s highlights.