Red Knights MD Chapter 6 Events

***If you plan to participate in a Red Knights ride, please email/call the Point of Contact listed at least two days prior to the event. The Ride Organizer needs a head count, can provide the departure time and place and can let you know of any changes.***

Open – Anyone can participate.

Closed – Only Maryland Chapter 6 members. 

May 18-20, 2018 The Dixie Rally 2018 (Closed) to be held in Guntersville State Park, Guntersville, AL. Hosted by AL 2. Registration price is $60 per person. See https://www.facebook.com/Dixie-Rally-May-18-20-2018-Hosted-by-Alabama-2-Guntersville-Al-302335826879113/ for more information.

June 1-3, 2018 4th Annual Yankee Rally (Closed) to be held at the Best Western Clifton Park, 617 Plank Road, Clifton Park, NY 12065 See http://www.redknightsmc.com/2018Yankee%20Rally.htm for more information

July 22, 2018  (Closed) Maryland State Association Meeting, O’Shucks, Centerville, MD  Lunch at 12 Noon, Meeting at 1 PM.  

August 4, 2018  (Rain Date August 11) 5th Annual Eli’s Ride For A Cure (Raindate August 11, 2018) (Open) 930AM to 130PM. Meet at Hannum’s Harley-Davidson Chadds Ford, PA August 4, 2018 at 9:30 am and kick stands up at 10:00 am. Ride to Nemours/Alfred I. DuPont Hospital for Children. A donation made to the Music & Arts Department. Then head to Northeast, MD to pay respect to Eli. Finally to the VFW 815 Turkey Point Rd North East, MD 21901 for lunch. Each rider and passenger will get Eli’s memorial patch if this is your first ride. Also rocker in memory of Eli. The cost per rider is $20.00 and passenger is $10.00. The food will be at a discount remember we are trying to raise money to find a cure so we can’t put out the full cost for the food. We hope you understand. Also PLEASE EVERYONE BRING SOME NEW HOT WHEELS CARS FOR THE CHILDREN. HOT WHEELS FROM HEAVEN.   For more info see  https://www.facebook.com/events/175031256392861/

August 16-19, 2018 2018 Red Knights Convention, Pittsburgh, PA (Closed) PA Chapter 8 and surrounding Chapters along with Region 3 Director, invite Red Knights to join them for the 2018 convention. For more information regarding hotels and registration, see http://www.redknightsmc.com/conventions.htm

August 25, 2018  Bill’s Ride to Harris Crab House,  (Open) Kent Narrows, MD  More info later.

September 30, 2018 Maryland State Association Annual Picnic (Closed)   Hosted by Maryland Chapter 4.  Held at Laurel Volunteer Fire Department, 7411 Cherry Lane, Laurel, MD 20707 from 11AM to 3PM.   RSVP by Sep 22.  See https://www.facebook.com/rkmcmdassociation/ for more info. 

October 12-14, 2018 2018 Gathering of the Knights Tournament (Closed) Hosted by TN 7, the tournament will be held in the Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge area of Tennessee. Check TN7 web site for more info.

OTHER EVENTS

May 20, 2018 –  8th Annual l Kenneth A. Neidinger Memorial Ride   (Rain or Shine)  Starts at Lancaster Harley-Davidson, 308 Beaver Valley Pike, Willow Street, PA 17584.  Staging from 9:30-10:45 am.  Kick stands up at 11AM.  Ride is approx. 1.5 hours and ends at the Hempfield Schools 200 Stanley Ave/Mumma Dr, Landisville, PA 17538.  Suggested donation is $10.  All proceeds donated in memory of Kenny and made to the PA State Police’s Lancaster County Camp Cadet and the Camp Susquehanna Burn Camp for Kids.  “Kenny” who passed away unexpectedly in 2011, was a Lancaster County Police Officer and a former US Marine.  For more information see Facebook “Kenneth A Neidinger Memorial Rider” or email kennysride@gmail.com.

May 27, 2018  Rolling Thunder XXI  For more info see www.rollingthunder.com

May 31-June 6, 2018  The Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall will be in Easton, MD from May 31 to June 6, 2018.  Volunteer opportunities are available.   For more info see http://www.travelingwall.us/show-schedule.php?id=296

June 2, 2018 2nd Annual Operation Blue Line Ride 12-5PM Hosted by Hogs and Heroes Foundation, Inc. starts at Jerry Skrivanek V.F.W. Post 8185, 520 Susquehanna River Rd, Port Deposit, Maryland 21904 More information  see https://www.facebook.com/events/2028370290766286/

June 2, 2018 7th Annual Eli Seth Matthews Roar for a Cure Motorcycle & Car Show 11AM -2PM at the Miss Oxford Diner 233 south 3rd street, Oxford, Pennsylvania 19363 Check their website for more info. https://www.facebook.com/pg/EliSethMatthewsLeukemiaFoundationInc/events/?ref=page_internal

June 2, 2018 Samm’s Lymphoma Fight Foundation, Inc. All Wheels Welcome Poker Run. Starts at North East MD Town Park and ends at Hilltop Inn, Elkton MD. More info see https://www.facebook.com/events/804526486399743/

June 9, 2018  Ride to Riverwalck Saloon and Duck Race, Parryville, PA (Lancaster HOG) Fundraiser for MDA  For more info   No automatic alt text available.

 

June 10, 2018  5th Annual K9 Benefit Ride for LCSO K9 Unit  (Rain or Shine) Registration at Spooky Nook Sport Center , 101 Champ Blvd, Mannheim, PA  Registration 0900-1145    Escorted ride departs at Noon.  $20 per bike, $10 per car  K-9 Demos at 1015 and 1045  For more info see https://www.facebook.com/events/533478323691017/

June 21-24, 2018  Johnstown Thunder in the Valley   for more info see http://www.visitjohnstownpa.com/thunder-valley/rally-info

July 7-8, 2018  PA Bark Peeler’s Festival  PA Lumber Museum 5660 US Route 6 West, Ulysses, PA 16948  For more info see http://lumbermuseum.org/bark-peelers-festival-2018/

July 12-15, 2018  Gettysburg Bike Week  For more info see https://www.gettysburgbikeweek.com/

 July 28, 2018  Third Annual Christmas in July to benefit Haven Ministries of Queen Anne County.  For more info see http://www.redknightsmd7.com/christmas-in-july-pre-registration-3/

July 29, 2018 Chrome City Ride to benefit the Benedictine School for Children with Disabilities.  For more info see  https://www.benschool.org/support-benedictine/special-events/chrome-city-ride/

August 2, 2018  Herr’s Bike Night  Nottingham, PA  Benefits MDA.  For more info see http://www.herrs.com/WhatsNew/SpecialEvents.html

September 13-16, 2018 Delmarva Bike Week, Ocean City, MD  For more info see https://delmarvabikeweek.com/

September 20-22, 2018  Harley-Davidson Factory York Open House  Check back for more info.

September 29, 2018  Red Knights Chapter 4 Toy Ride with bon fire after the ride.  More info TBD.

October 7, 2018 National Red Helmet Ride #19. The National Fallen Fire Fighters Memorial in Emmitsburg, MD will hold their memorial service during the weekend of October 7th and 8th, 2017 This is an invitation to all, especially Firefighters/EMTs, past and present who ride a motorcycle, to show your support to the families and friends, and to honor the firefighters who have given their all while on duty. On Saturday, Oct 7th, the annual Police escorted National Red Helmet Ride will leave from the parking lot of the Walkersville VFD, Walkersville, MD (79 E Frederick Rd exit 17 off RT 15N) around 3:15 PM with a police escort to the Memorial in Emmitsburg. At 4:15 PM, we will have a brief ceremony of speeches and wreath laying. You will have an opportunity to meet with the families and visit the Memorial. We ride rain or shine at your own risk. For more information, go to:www.firehero.org or National Red Helmet Ride on Facebook or contact Tomy Baker at 301-704-8450 or Conyank@comcast.net.

October 14, 2018  11th Annual Ride for Camps (Boy Scout Ride)  The ride begins at Bashore Scout Reservation, 160 Moonshine Rd. Jonestown, PA 17038 and after a scenic ride through Lebanon and Lancaster Counties it comes to an end at J. Edward Mack Scout Reservation, 2 Scout Lane, Newmanstown, PA 17073. Both camps are a part of the Pennsylvania Dutch Council Boy Scouts of America. Proceeds of the ride will benefit both camps which are year round for youth ages 7 to 18 and young adults to age 21. Your contribution will help make a difference in the lives of our youth through this life changing program  Check back for more info

RECURRING EVENTS

First Saturday of month

Rawlinsville Fire Co.,Rawlinsville, PA breakfast. 0630 – 10 AM  Adults $8 Children $5 For more info or events see their website. http://rvfd58.com/index.html 

Kinzers Fire Co., Kinzers, PA breakfast (except Jan) 6 – 10 AM.   For more info or events see their website. http://www.kinzerfire.com/

Bareville Fire Co., Leola,  PA breakfast (Nov – Apr) 6-10 AM  For more info or events see their website. http://barevillefire.com/

First Sunday of month

Ephrata Pioneer Fire Company   135 S. State St. Ephrata, PA  17522 Breakfast Buffet with eggs, pancakes, home fries, bacon, sausage, and fruit.   Food served from 6am-11am.

From April Through October : Water Witch Fire Company  (Station 72 – Rt. 276) Fire House Style Chicken BBQ (1/2 chicken, homemade potato salad, green beans, and a roll) $10 per dinner – eat in or carry out.  12 Noon until sold out.

Second Saturday of month – Bart Township Fire Dept., PA breakfast (except  Mar) 6-10 AM Adults $10.00  Children (3-10) $5.00 (under 3 free)  For more info or events see their website.  http://www.bart51.com/ 

Second Sunday of month – Darlington VFD, Darlington, MD breakfast (except Jun). $9 adults. 7:30 – 11:30 am. For more info see their website at http://www.darlingtonvfc.org/ 

Third Saturday of month

Robert Fulton Fire Co., Peach Bottom, PA  breakfast  (except Dec). 6 – 10 am Adults $8 Children (5-10) $3  For more info see their website. http://www.513rffc.com/ 

Christiana Fire Co, Christiana, PA breakfast  6-10 AM. For more info or events see their website.  http://christianafire.com/

Third Sunday of month – Lawn Fire Co, Lawn, PA Biker Buffet Breakfast  (May-Sep) 7-11 AM. Adults $12 Children (5-12) $5  For more info see their website at http://www.lawnfire.com

Fourth Saturday of month – Refton Community Fire Co. , Refton, PA breakfast 6-10 AM For more info contact the Fire Co at 717-786-9462 or infor@refton59fire.com

Fourth Sunday of each month

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE  Perryville VFD. Perryville, MD breakfast at Station 6.  $8 adults

Reamstown Fire Co. Reamstown, PA breakfast (Sep – Apr) 7-11 AM

Fifth Saturday 

Strasburg Fire Co, Strasburg, PA breakfast  6-10 AM Adults $8 Children 4-12 $4 For more info see their website at http://strasburgfire.com/

Intercourse Fire Co., Intercourse, PA breakast 6-10 AM Adults 9 & up $7 Children 4-8 $3.50  For more info see their website at http://www.intercoursefire.com