Polk County Toy Run, Nov. 28, Saluda, N.C. Register from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.. Entry fee is $10/per rider. Call 828-817-3084 or visit www.genelummush-d.com/hog for details.
Wheels Of Thunder Lebonheur Toy Run, Dec. 5, at Bumpus Harley Davidson of Memphis. Toy run to benefit Lebonheur Childrens' Hospital. Registration from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Kickstands up at 1:15 p.m. Arrive at LeBonheur at approx. 2 p.m. $5 per person and unwrapped toy(s). For more info, go to www.cmtabate-wheelsofthunder.com.
Toy Run in Smoky Mountains, Dec. 5, Asheville. Meet at South Charlotte St. Starts at 10 a.m. with parade following. Admission is $10 per person or unwrapped toy of equal value. Visit www.genelummush-d.com/hog for more info.
Foster H-D Toys for Tots Ride, Dec. 5. Tuscumbia, AL [595 Highway 72 West]. Bring a new, unwrapped toy. Visit www.fosterhd.com or call 256-383-5814 for details.
Salvation Army Toy Ride, Dec. 5. Meet at 4225 Atlanta Hwy., Bogart, Ga. Call 706-548-3300 for more info.
Carolina Riders 2nd Annual Shriners Toy Run, Dec. 5. Easley, S.C. Bikes line up from 1-2 p.m. with kickstands up at 2 p.m. for the short ride to Shriners Childrens Hospital in Greenville, S.C. Please bring an unwrapped new toy for donation. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
Curly's H-D Toy Run, Dec. 5. Curly's Harley-Davidson in Winston-Salem, N.C. [3441 Myer Lee Dr.]. Toy Run registration begins at 8:30 a.m., bikes out by 10:30 a.m.; event ends at 4 p.m.. Bring an unwrapped toy. For info contact Tracey at email@example.com or 336-722-3106.
Brenner Children's Hospital Toy Run, Dec. 5. Greensboro, N.C. [5538 Farragut Street]. Toy Run begins at 12 p.m., bikes out by 1:30 p.m. Entry is $10 per person or unwrapped toy of same value. Contact Amy at 336-273-1101 or visit www.hdofgreensboro.com for details.
Bikers in Boxers, Dec. 12. Hickory, N.C. [1824 13th Ave. Drive NW]. Ride starts at 2 p.m.. A fundraiser to help support Cooperative Christian Ministries of Hickory. The event will include live music, free food, plenty of activities and a 3 mile ride in nothing but boxers! Spectators welcome. All money raised will go to help local families in need during the holiday season. Call 828-328-6303 or visit www.kyhnc.com for info.
Ghost Town H-D's Nightmare Before Christmas Open House, Dec. 12. Ghost Town Harley in Waynesville, N.C. [82 Locust Drive, 828-424-0066]. Featuring exclusive military appreciation posters, postcards, and calendars featuring fellow rider and U.S. military supporter Marisa Miller. Visit www.ghosttownharley.com for info.
Rod Run, Dec. 12. Riders Resort helps host the 1st Toy Run/Food Banks Benefit—hot rods and classics clubs, and motorcycles. $20 car cash donation. or two cans and two toys donation. Anyone can make donations of cash. Everyone can attend the party and participate on the route with entry. Check in starts in Blue Ridge at 11 a.m. Riders Resort [Ducktown, Tenn.] is the second stop. Party at Chevelles in Murphy, N.C. (828) 835-7001. Live band, raffle, prizes!
Hope For Tyler Benefit Ride, Dec. 12. Douglasville, Ga. Meet at the Ingles on Fairburn. Proceeds go to medical expenses. For more information, call 770-380-2200 or 404-993-1911.
Book Signing by Beverly V. Roberts, Dec. 12. At Sherlocks Books [200 Maddox Simpson Parkway, Lebanon, TN; 615-449-9807] from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.. She will sign copies of Portraits of American Bikers: Life in the 1960S--The Flash Collection. All bikers welcome to come and see her. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
Southern Woods Rider Holiday Poker Run, Dec. 13. Loretta Lynn's ranch, Hurricane Mills, Tenn. Registration from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.. $30 ride fee, $25 with donation of a new toy. Cash prize awarded to winner. Open only to dirt bikes and 4-wheel ATV's. Visit www.southernwoodsrider.com or call 615-848-9082 for info.
REGIONAL SANTA VISITS
Santa at The Creek, Dec. 5. Mountain Creek Harley-Davidson [exit 333 from I-75]. Activities, crafts for kids, shopping opportunities, and a chance to visit with Santa. Bring your pets for photos with Santa.
Visit www.mountaincreekharley.com or call 706-370-7433.
Santa at Tifton Harley-Davidson, Dec. 5. Located off I-75 at exit 61 in Tifton, Ga. Visit www.tiftonharley.com for more info.
Christmas Open House with Santa, Dec. 5, at Bumpus Harley-Davidson in Murfreesboro. Santa will be available for photos from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Visit www.bumpusharleymurfreesboro.com for details.
Chili Dogs and Harley Klaus, Dec. 12. At Bost Harley-Davidson in Nashville. Free food and pictures with Santa! Visit www.bosthd.com for info.